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.

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Hennepin County interviews for openings on Minnehaha Creek Watershed board

Hennepin County commissioners interviewed applicants for Minnehaha Creek Watershed District’s board Tuesday, and are expected to appoint two board members...

Updated: March 10, 2015, - 09:19 PM

Minnesota anglers remove fish houses after shortened season

For much of the state, Monday was the last day for permanent shelters on the waterways.

Updated: March 03, 2015, - 01:09 AM

Townhouses to be built on rim of Medina golf course

The development will allow the golf course to remain open.

Updated: February 17, 2015, - 02:58 PM

Met Council approves new parks plan

Some suburban park leaders say plan gives the council too much control over spending.

Updated: February 12, 2015, - 11:57 PM

Adrian Peterson makes his case against NFL suspension

Adrian Peterson and his wife, Ashley, were present in the packed courtroom at U.S. District Court in downtown Minneapolis for the hearing, which lasted just over an hour. No ruling was made.

Updated: February 07, 2015, - 08:34 AM

Adrian Peterson takes suit over suspension to court Friday

The tussle over Adrian Peterson’s suspension from the National Football League will play out Friday for the first time in a Minneapolis courtroom.

Updated: February 06, 2015, - 12:43 PM

Meth was downfall of manhunt gunman, those who knew him say

David M. Winters, 41, was prohibited from possessing firearms because he was a convicted felon and a gang member with a long history of criminal behavior. He killed himself after a daylong manhunt that started with an exchange of gunfire in St. Louis Park and ended at a house in Jordan.

Updated: February 05, 2015, - 10:27 AM

Suspect apparently kills self in Jordan home after earlier shootout

Authorities surrounded the house for hours, part of a pursuit for a gunman that led to a home in Hopkins, the Byerly’s in St. Louis Park and a closure of northbound Hwy. 169 in Edina.

Updated: February 04, 2015, - 09:39 AM

Minnetonka approves new senior co-op, the final phase of decade-long project

One Two One will house 54 senior units in a cooperative building.

Updated: February 03, 2015, - 03:00 PM

Family of woman shot on Hwy. 212 sues officer, city of Chaska

The family of a woman shot and killed by police officers on Hwy. 212 in Eden Prairie last year filed a federal lawsuit Monday against the Chaska officer who shot her, accusing him of improperly using deadly force.

Updated: February 03, 2015, - 10:33 AM

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