Kelly Smith

Reporter | West Metro
Phone: 612-673-4141
Kelly Smith covers west metro suburban cities including Plymouth, Eden Prairie, Wayzata, Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Excelsior, Osseo and Robbinsdale.

Recent content from Kelly Smith

Two charged in assisting with killing Annandale drug dealer

A third suspect, not yet charged, is in custody.

Updated: October 02, 2013, - 12:13 PM

Independent film will be shot in Excelsior this month

The city beat out other small southern Minnesota and Iowa towns for the low-budget movie. Filming begins late this month.

Updated: October 01, 2013, - 04:55 PM

Sept. 28: Schunk is dead, police tell family

Anarae Schunk has been missing since a shooting last week at Nina’s Grill in Burnsville.

Updated: September 28, 2013, - 08:25 PM

Search continues for missing U student Anarae Schunk

She was last seen outside a Burnsville bar. Her family remains hopeful she’s hiding from her felon ex-boyfriend.

Updated: September 27, 2013, - 08:32 PM

Proposal to build green, mid-priced homes in Eden Prairie has skeptics

But the green, “midmarket” concept has skeptics, both at City Hall and in the neighborhood.

Updated: September 23, 2013, - 08:41 PM

Two dead in Eden Prairie after gunshots heard at apartments

Police found a woman and a man dead inside an apartment.

Updated: September 21, 2013, - 07:26 PM

St. Cloud doctor delivers 13 babies in 24 hours

A routine shift in St. Cloud became an extraordinary day of deliveries for one OB/GYN.

Updated: September 20, 2013, - 08:30 PM

2 Lake Minnetonka cities join metro debate over back-yard chickens

Deephaven and Woodland proponents say it’s about property rights; critics worry about resources.

Updated: September 13, 2013, - 10:30 PM

Hundreds of Minneapolis war protesters condemn U.S. action in Syria

With cars whizzing by honking in support, more than 200 war protesters lined a busy Minneapolis street Saturday to condemn...

Updated: September 08, 2013, - 08:42 AM

John Olson, ad agency founder, dies after battle with cancer

The Excelsior resident, who had been battling cancer, founded the Minneapolis ad agency in 1992. It’s grown into one of the largest independent agencies in North America.

Updated: September 07, 2013, - 06:56 PM

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