36 Bald Eagles on Lake Minnetonka ice at Minnetonka Beach

Thirty-six Bald Eagles were sitting on the ice of Smith’s Bay, Lake Minnetonka, Thursday morning. They're hunting waterfowl. Last year at about this time eagles were hunting over open water in the same place. The eagles were seen Thursday from an eastern shoreline road in Minnetonka Beach, just beyond the Arcola bridge. Also present were …

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St. Martin’s by the Lake hosts free mobile mammography screening

Breast health is vital to overall health and well-being. Annual screening mammograms are the best way to detect breast cancer in its earliest, most curable stages. Many women put off getting a mammogram due to busy schedules or because they do not have resources to get screened. The Park Nicollet Jane Brattain Breast Center is …

Minnetonka Beach approves 2019 preliminary budget and tax levy

At its meeting on Sept. 10, the Minnetonka Beach City Council approved the 2019 preliminary budget and tax levy. The preliminary budget, including the 2019 -2023 Capital Improvement Plan, was approved with an increase of 3 percent over last year. It includes significant capital investments in parks, streets and water plant upgrades. Full Story: https://www.hometownsource.com/laker_pioneer/community/minnetonka-beach-approves-preliminary-budget-and-tax-levy/article_0f332fd8-c461-11e8-a49f-6b31d17f683a.html

Authorities Investigating Boat, Dock Fire On Lake Minnetonka’s Lafayette Bay

Authorities are investigating what caused at least one boat and part of a dock to catch fire Sunday afternoon on Lake Minnetonka. The Hennepin County Water Patrol responded to the incident Sunday afternoon on Lafayette Bay. Authorities say at least one boat and part of a dock caught fire. There were no reports of injuries. …

UPDATE: Three Boats Burn at Lake Minnetonka’s Lafayette Bay in Minnetonka Beach

Authorities responded to Lake Minnetonka Sunday after multiple boats caught fire. A firefighter at the scene told 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS that three boats burned, but there were no injuries. According to Hennepin County Water Patrol spokesperson Jon Collins, a recreational boat on the lake caught fire just before 4 p.m. Someone was on the boat, …

Architect’s home tour concludes today

The 11th annual AIA Minnesota Homes by Architects Tour will conclude at 5:00 PM today. This self-guided tour will showcase 17 newly-constructed and remodeled residences located throughout the metro area including homes in Bloomington, Deephaven, Edina, Golden Valley, Minneapolis, Minnetonka Beach, Mound, Orono, Princeton, Stillwater, Tonka Bay, Waconia and Wayzata. All homes are designed by …

Architect’s home tour will be today and tomorrow

The 11th annual AIA Minnesota Homes by Architects Tour will be Saturday, Sept. 15, and Sunday, Sept. 16. This self-guided tour will showcase 17 newly-constructed and remodeled residences located throughout the metro area including homes in Bloomington, Deephaven, Edina, Golden Valley, Minneapolis, Minnetonka Beach, Mound, Orono, Princeton, Stillwater, Tonka Bay, Waconia and Wayzata. All homes …