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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Ken Willcox

City Manager:

Heidi Nelson

City Hall:

600 Rice St. E. Wayzata, MN 55391

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Hennepin County issues thin-ice warning; three cars break through area lakes

ARTICLE Updated: Jan 26 2015 - 7:20 PM

Authorities have issued a thin-ice advisory after three vehicles broke through area lakes over the past several days.The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office recommended Monday that vehicles not be...

Minnesota to lead national summit on boat design

ARTICLE Updated: Jan 1 2015 - 7:01 AM

Minnesota will lead a national discussion in January aimed at answering one question: Can redesigning boats better protect our lakes and creeks from invasive species?A summit, organized in part by...

Board hits the brakes on Lake Minnetonka wake restrictions

ARTICLE Updated: Dec 11 2014 - 11:57 PM

A proposed controversial new rule to slow boaters on two popular Lake Minnetonka bays was unanimously rejected Wednesday after dozens of residents opposed it.The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District...

IDS Crystal Court and Wayzata port-a-potty vie for Great Places Award

ARTICLE Updated: Dec 9 2014 - 8:46 AM

Few would doubt that the IDS Crystal Court in Minneapolis is one of the Twin Cities’ most noteworthy places. Or the historic Heights Theater in Columbia Heights.But a port-a-potty in...

Lake Minnetonka resident leads effort to restock lake with walleye

ARTICLE Updated: Nov 11 2014 - 11:37 PM

It’s no fish tale. Anglers are likely to catch more, bigger walleye on Lake Minnetonka next spring.That’s because an avid Mound angler is trying to turn the Twin Cities’ largest...

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Recent sales in Wayzata

Date Address Sale price
09/23/2014 132 Benton Av. 325,000
08/13/2014 637 Harmony Circle 254,000
08/08/2014 18870 Lake Av. 805,000
07/31/2014 310 Benton Av. 126,000
07/17/2014 10019 36th Pl. N. 215,000
07/17/2014 1475 Hunter Dr. 522,500
07/17/2014 17920 Brigham Trail 269,000
07/17/2014 215 Barry Av. S. Apt. 101 133,500
07/17/2014 218 Waycliffe Dr. N. 670,000
07/17/2014 230 Chicago Av. N. 380,000

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Upcoming games

Feb. 3

Boys' basketball

Osseo at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Girls' basketball

Wayzata at Osseo

7:00 pm at Osseo High School

Feb. 5

Boys' Hockey

Edina at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Plymouth Ice Center, Plymouth

Feb. 6

Boys' basketball

Wayzata at Edina

7:00 pm at Edina Community Cente

Girls' basketball

Edina at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Feb. 7

Boys' Hockey

Minnetonka at Wayzata

7:15 pm at Plymouth Ice Center, Plymouth

Feb. 9

Boys' basketball

Wayzata at Totino-Grace

7:00 pm at Totino-Grace High School

Girls' basketball

Totino-Grace at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Feb. 10

Boys' Hockey

Wayzata at Benilde-St. Margaret's

5:00 pm at St. Louis Park Recreation Cente

Wayzata at Benilde-St. Margaret's

7:00 pm at St. Louis Park Rec Center, St. Louis Park

Feb. 11

Girls' basketball

Wayzata at Eden Prairie

7:00 pm at Eden Prairie High School

Feb. 13

Boys' basketball

Eden Prairie at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Feb. 14

Boys' Hockey

Wayzata at Hopkins

3:00 pm at Hopkins Pavilion Ice Arena, Hopkins

Feb. 17

Boys' basketball

White Bear Lake at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Girls' basketball

Wayzata at White Bear Lake

7:15 pm at White Bear Lake Area High School - South Campus

Feb. 19

Boys' basketball

Wayzata at Minnetonka

7:00 pm at Minnetonka High School

Girls' basketball

Minnetonka at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Feb. 24

Girls' basketball

Hopkins at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

Feb. 27

Girls' basketball

Maranatha at Wayzata

7:00 pm at Wayzata High School

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