Monthly Archives: March 2012

Longtime Honeywell CEO Edson Spencer dies

Edson W. Spencer, who as chief executive and chairman of Honeywell shifted the company away from computers and into aeronautics and industrial controls, died March 25 at his home in Wayzata, Minn. Continue reading

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Winsted mayor appointed to POST Board by governor

In addition to Winsted Mayor Steve Stotko’s city responsibilities, he is broadening his horizons by taking on some state responsibilities, as well. Continue reading

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Paving the way for the Dakota Rail Regional Trail

CARVER, McLEOD COUNTIES, MN – The Dakota Rail Regional Trail from Wayzata to Mayer is a popular attraction for bikers, hikers, and in-line skaters in the area, and it just keeps getting better. Continue reading

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Minnetonka Man Accused of Stealing Hance Hardware Bank Deposit

Prosecutors accuse a Minnetonka man of snatching a deposit bag from a Hance Hardware employee as she was dropping off the bag Dec. Continue reading

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Top Residential Transactions: Downsizing, Wayzata-style, to a lake-view penthouse condo

By Anne Bretts Tags: Clyde Jorgenson , Gregory Dragan , John Adams , Laurie Schnek , Mark Grieger , Michael Erickson , Paul Madsen , Robert Theiler , Steven Hornig 630 Indian Mound St., No. Continue reading

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Last Chance: Buy Tickets for $500M Mega Millions Jackpot

Get to your local convenience store, supermarket or liquor store by Friday beforeA 9 p.m. for what will most likely be your last chance to win the largest jackpot in North American lottery history. Continue reading

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How to Avoid Crossing the Bridge Twice When Buying a Home

Because many home buyers are in the dark about the steps to buying a home, they sometimes make the home buying process harder than it needs to be.

Of course, hiring the right agent can help to ensure a smooth transaction. Generally speaking, a buyer … Continue reading

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Jewelry Store Burglarized Twice In 6 Weeks

The owner of Graham Jewelers in Wayzata said thieves broke in overnight but didn’t manage to steal very much of any value, apart from a few fake rings. Continue reading

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County Board Appoints Watershed District Managers

A A Deephaven, Minn. – The Hennepin County Board has reappointed Jeff Casale and selected Sherry Davis White to replace Lee Keeley on the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District Board of Managers.A Jeff Casale, a resident of Shorewood, has been a staunch ad… Continue reading

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Minnetonka’s Own Squinkies Make Happy Meal Fame

Squinkies have made it big time. Minnetonka-based Blip Toys’ line will be the featured girls’ toys in McDonald’s Happy Meals beginning Friday. Continue reading

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