Monthly Archives: September 2010

Senior housing drives homebuilding uptick

The biggest development in September is the St. Therese senior housing project , which will provide 149 units of independent living, assisted living and memory care housing in Minnetonka.

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Six Thrown Off Boat in Lake Minnetonka Accident

The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office tells 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS six people were thrown off a boat in an accident Wednesday night on Lake Minnetonka.

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Car thief caught by EP police

An Eden Prairie police detective was recently able to recover a stolen vehicle and connect a suspect to burglaries that took place in Minnetonka and Chanhassen.

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Warrants issued for arrest of burglary, theft suspects

Warrants have been issued for the arrest of two individuals believed responsible for a string of burglaries and thefts in Chanhassen this summer.

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The Making of Philip Falcone

What makes a man want to amass more money than God, and once he has, keep going? For each hedge-fund manager the answers are a little bit different, and a little bit the same.

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Real Estate Video – There’s a Marketing Niche for Everyone

This is one of those videos that can grab you, or turn you off.  First, it’s about mobile home sales.  Worse, it’s about closeout used and abused mobile homes.  However, if someone were in the market for a liquidated mobile home, this just might be … Continue reading

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Book for First Time Home Buyers Just Released

Turner Publishing just released my new book, 70 Things First Time Home Buyers Need To Know. It takes a home buyer through the entire process, from their decision to buy versus rent, through using the Internet to locate homes and a real estate professio… Continue reading

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Risvold appointed to Statewide Radio Board

” Governor Tim Pawlenty today announced the appointment of Wayzata Police Chief Michael J. Risvold to the Statewide Radio Board. Continue reading

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The Redneck Counter Offer

Today my blog has a slightly different focus, so I hope you are ready for this. It just popped into my head, so those are always the most dangerous types of blogs.

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Health Plan’s Medicare Simplification Site Targets Consumers

Minnetonka, Minn.-based UnitedHealthcare has launched MedicareMadeClear.com , a Web site that is part of the payer’s national campaign to explain the complex federal insurance program to consumers.

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