An improving economy is making the county’s local officials bolder — and also creating new needs.
Updated: October 01, 2013, - 02:39 PM
The Metropolitan Council is about to pop a lot more money into a fund used for buying land for parks.And...
Updated: September 26, 2013, - 06:56 PM
Census surveys find Scandinavian, German influence strong but melding.
Updated: September 19, 2013, - 02:22 PM
At least that’s the simplest bottom line. In reality, it’s a bit more complex.
Updated: September 17, 2013, - 03:51 PM
A national award recognized the zoo’s work to fend off poachers and expand the black rhino’s numbers and range in Namibia.
Updated: September 15, 2013, - 09:40 PM
In boon for cities’ finances, property values are rebounding, but numbers are in flux depending on the neighborhood.
Updated: September 08, 2013, - 08:05 AM
Candidates for City Council seats are grousing about some of the very points Money magazine praised.
Updated: September 03, 2013, - 03:00 PM
Instead of driving to three farms for tours, you can get more information in a single spot at the new...
Updated: August 27, 2013, - 02:10 PM
The Met Council’s effort to save energy in Shakopee gets helped and hurt by “dramatic” changes in cost.
Updated: August 20, 2013, - 03:26 PM