Monthly Archives: December 2014

Cub Foods to anchor White Bear Kmart redevelopment

Oppidan Investment Co. of Minnetonka submitted plans to the city this week showing a Cub Foods with an attached liquor store and a Planet Fitness gym. Continue reading

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More Twin Cities suburbs opt for smaller home lots

Ron Clark Construction, said the development going in on what was the last family farm in Minnetonka is meant to fill a void in the market, aimed at everyone from young professionals to “right-sizing” baby boomers interested in moving from large lots t… Continue reading

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Pohlads enter electronics business with $70 million deal for Polaroid

Less than one week after exiting the banking business, Minnesota’s Pohlad family is entering the world of consumer electronics. The family’s main investment arm earlier this week closed a $70 million deal to acquire majority ownership of Polaroid and t… Continue reading

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Market Report, "Black Ridge Oil & Gas Inc. (ANFC) – Oil & Gas – Deals …

It carries out the acquisition, development, exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas properties primarily in Bakken and Three Forks trends in Montana and North Dakota. The company is focused on acquiring high-potential mineral leases an… Continue reading

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82-year-old man and his 124-year-old house lose battle with St. Louis Park

Eide says the house could still be fixed. At the very least, he’d like the city to give him more time to move out 45 years’ worth of possessions. Continue reading

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Minnetonka’s Callison poised to become Hennepin County’s top figure

If the votes line up Jan. 6 as they appear to be doing, Hennepin County Commissioner Jan Callison will be the first new board chair in almost two decades. Callison, a former Minnetonka City Council member and mayor, has been a centrist board member and… Continue reading

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Minnetonka approves mid-rise near Ridgedale

The Ridgedale area is getting a new six-story, mid-rise building that will be tied for the city’s most dense apartment building. Last week, the City Council unanimously approved plans for the building, pegged as a precedent-setting project for a wave o… Continue reading

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MN: Suburban Cities Left Holding the Bag for Millions in Light Rail Funding

Several cities along the Southwest Corridor light-rail line say that federal and county officials have left them holding the bag for potentially millions in local, transit-related improvements that they believed would be eligible for federal money in t… Continue reading

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Suburban cities left holding the bag for millions in light-rail funding

Several cities along the Southwest Corridor light-rail line say that federal and county officials have left them holding the bag for potentially millions in local, transit-related improvements that they believed would be eligible for federal money in t… Continue reading

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Mixed-Use project gets go-ahead in Minnetonka

St. Paul, Minnesota – Paster Properties and Bader Development announced that the City of Minnetonka City Council has approved the development of a six-story, 155,000-sq.-ft., mixed-use development at 1730 Plymouth Road, Minnetonka, Minnesota. The new d… Continue reading

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