Minnetonka

This western Twin Cities suburbs is home to both the country's largest privately owned company (Cargill) and the state's largest publicly owned company (United Healthcare).

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Population:

49,734

County:

Hennepin

ZIP Codes:

55305, 55343, 55345, 55391

Incorporated

1956

Mayor:

Terry Schneider

City Manager:

Geralyn Barone

City Hall:

14600 Minnetonka Blvd, Minnetonka, MN 55345

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Site of former sewage plant restored to wetland near Long Lake

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 24 2015 - 8:47 PM

Soon it will be difficult to tell that a 10-acre site in the west metro was once a sewage plant.More than 60 years after a wetland and creek were altered for the wastewater treatment plant, the site...

Treatments on Christmas Lake kill off zebra mussels

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 20 2015 - 9:56 PM

Researchers have successfully eradicated zebra mussels in a small area of a west metro lake, a feat unduplicated anywhere else in the U.S. in the fight against the invasive aquatic species.Divers...

Suspected serial burglar charged in Minnetonka case

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 16 2015 - 11:30 PM

A Shakopee man charged Thursday in connection with a home burglary in Minnetonka also is suspected of committing several other suburban burglaries over the past year, Hennepin County Attorney Mike...

Hennepin County appoints new manager, ousts incumbent on Minnehaha Creek board

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 14 2015 - 5:05 PM

Hennepin County commissioners reappointed one incumbent and ousted another Tuesday when filling two spots on the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District’s board.The commissioners appointed incumbent...

Minnetonka tax preparer pleads guilty to ID theft, not filing taxes

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 8 2015 - 9:55 PM

A Minnetonka tax preparer has pleaded guilty to stealing clients’ identities and tax refunds, the Hennepin County attorney’s office said Wednesday.John William Zastrow, 65, pleaded guilty...

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Recent sales in Minnetonka

Date Address Sale price
02/05/2015 16615 Hidden Valley Rd. 270,000
09/17/2014 6171 Concord Hill Lane 160,000

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Apr. 29

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Minnetonka at Maple Grove

4:15 pm at MGSH

Maple Grove at Minnetonka

4:15 pm at Minnetonka H.S.

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Maple Grove at Minnetonka

6:30 pm at Minnetonka High School

Apr. 30

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Visitation at Minnetonka

4:15 pm at Minnetonka High School

May. 1

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Minnetonka at Wayzata

4:15 pm at Wayzata High School

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Minnetonka at Wayzata

4:30 pm at Wayzata High School

May. 2

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Grand Rapids at Minnetonka

9:00 am at Minnetonka High School

Totino-Grace at Minnetonka

12:00 pm at Minnetonka High School

May. 6

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Minnetonka at Edina

4:15 pm at Pamela Park

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Minnetonka at Edina

6:30 pm at Braemar Park

May. 7

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Hopkins at Minnetonka

6:30 pm at Minnetonka High School

May. 8

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Hopkins at Minnetonka

4:15 pm at Minnetonka High School

May. 11

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Minnetonka at Blaine

4:30 pm at BBC1

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Minnetonka at Blaine

5:00 pm at Blaine HS

May. 12

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Minnetonka at New Prague

4:30 pm at New Prague High School

May. 13

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Eden Prairie at Minnetonka

4:15 pm at Minnetonka High School

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Eden Prairie at Minnetonka

6:30 pm at Minnetonka High School

May. 15

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Minnetonka at Shakopee

7:00 pm at Tahpah Park

May. 19

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Chaska at Minnetonka

6:30 pm at Minnetonka High School

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