Wayzata

Wayzata, which is American Indian for "north shore," has roots as a summer weekend retreat on Lake Minnetonka. Originally its cottages and hotels drew summer crowds for boating and fishing, but Wayzata eventually grew into a residential suburb of the Twin Cities.

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Population:

3,688

County:

Hennepin

ZIP Codes:

55391

Incorporated

1883

Mayor:

Ken Willcox

City Manager:

Heidi Nelson

City Hall:

600 Rice St. E. Wayzata, MN 55391

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High water, heavy rain slow boating across Minnesota

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 6 2014 - 7:58 AM

The July 4th holiday weekend usually is the busiest of the year on Lake Minnetonka and many other Minnesota lakes and rivers.Not this year.After the state’s second-wettest June ever,...

Wayzata woman, 86, struck and killed by car while walking near senior living home

ARTICLE Updated: Jun 28 2014 - 4:33 PM

An 86-year-old Wayzata woman has died after being struck by a car while walking on a sidewalk outside a new senior-living building.Just before 4 p.m. Tuesday, Patricia Ann Halvorson was walking on...

WMEP parents, teachers seek principal ouster

BLOG POST Updated: Jun 11 2014 - 8:34 PM

An attorney representing multiple parents and teachers Wednesday evening asked the school board of a west metro integration district to fire its sole principal after submitting a dossier about Kevin...

West metro cities learn the fate of their state funding requests

ARTICLE Updated: Jun 3 2014 - 3:47 PM

There’s always next year.That’s the strategy some west metro cities are adopting for the 2015 legislative session after they failed to get projects and policies in state bills this...

Extra DNR officers will patrol lakes, rivers during Memorial Day weekend

ARTICLE Updated: May 20 2014 - 9:53 PM

As Minnesotans flock to lakes and rivers for the unofficial kickoff to the boating season this Memorial Day weekend, so will extra law enforcement and conservation officers, looking for safety and...

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Recent sales in Wayzata

Date Address Sale price
06/27/2014 3716 Livingston Av. 180,000
06/26/2014 17036 Grays Bay Blvd. 970,000
06/25/2014 2445 Holy Name Dr. 334,000
06/25/2014 343 Ridgeview Dr. 50,000
06/23/2014 3030 Westwood Rd. S. 289,900
06/19/2014 2012 Meeting St. 270,000
06/18/2014 3635 Laurel Dr. 369,500
06/17/2014 18377 Minnetonka Blvd. 349,000
06/17/2014 3028 Westwood Rd. S. 327,000
06/17/2014 370 Waycliffe Dr. S. 526,200

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