Tom Meersman

Reporter | Agriculture
Phone: 612-673-7388
Tom Meersman covers farmers and farming.

Recent content from Tom Meersman

Rehab for Three Rivers bike trails is big cost coming due

Just as highways need repair and occasional rebuilding, bike trails can also require some high-cost maintenance.

Updated: August 26, 2012, - 09:57 PM

Lake Independence turns green; lakeshore owners are seeing red

10 years after Lake Independence was declared polluted, frustrated lakeshore owners are suing dairy farmer.

Updated: August 21, 2012, - 11:41 AM

Shoring up a treasured island

On busy Lake Minnetonka, Big Island is a sanctuary.

Updated: August 07, 2012, - 11:29 PM

Candidates vie in Carver primaries

Challengers are running against incumbents next Tuesday in three of five districts for the Carver County Board.

Updated: August 07, 2012, - 04:20 PM

Many vie for Three Rivers board positions

Four candidates in one district and three in another are seeking the chance to move on to November's ballot.

Updated: July 31, 2012, - 03:58 PM

Researchers move from Minnetonka to other lakes to scan for wrecks

Two archaeologists aim to find history on the bottom of Lake Waconia, White Bear Lake.

Updated: July 28, 2012, - 11:14 PM

Three Rivers board readies a tech upgrade

The district's computer system is to get $3 million revamp.

Updated: July 21, 2012, - 09:26 PM

Victoria City Council grants Archie's Landing a permit

Victoria City Council voted to grant the little boat launch a permit.

Updated: July 09, 2012, - 09:34 PM

Often-absent Barbara Derus quits Three Rivers Park Board

Work-related trips to Europe hurt Barbara Derus' attendance.

Updated: July 05, 2012, - 11:45 PM

Pedestrian safety to be upgraded on Hwy. 101

The stretch of state highway is under scrutiny after a 12-year-old-girl was hit and killed there.

Updated: July 03, 2012, - 11:49 PM

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