Lake Minnetonka Weather for the week of June 3, 2019

Dry weather will prevail most of the work week, though there is a chance of storms Tuesday and Tuesday night. Humidity will be noticeable on Tuesday, with dew points in the lower and middle 60s.

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Marina owners, Lake Minnetonka Conservation District butt heads over legislation

A bill authored by Sen. Dave Osmek (R-Mound) would modify the authority of the Lake Minnetonka Conservation District, lessening its powers on land. The conservation district, overseen by a board of appointees from each of the 14 cities on Lake Minnetonka, was established in 1967 by the state to regulate use of the lake. Full …

Rep. Morrison to host listening session Tuesday, April 16, in Shorewood

Rep. Kelly Morrison (DFL-Deephaven) will host a listening session from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at Shorewood Community and Event Center, 5735 Country Club Road. Morrison represents Minnesota House District 33B, which includes Deephaven, Excelsior, Greenwood, Minnetonka Beach, Mound, Shorewood, Spring Park, Tonka Bay and portions of Chanhassen and Orono. Full Story: https://www.hometownsource.com/sun_sailor/free/rep-morrison-to-host-listening-session-tuesday-april-in-shorewood/article_4f471f18-5b00-11e9-9bb6-b707d76ca620.html

Lake Minnetonka Community Commission plans A/V upgrades for member cities

At its meeting on March 5, the Long Lake City Council received an update from the Lake Minnetonka Communications Commission (LMCC) on the organization’s activities. The LMCC, located in Spring Park, is an agency formed in 1984 by a joint powers agreement between 11 area communities, with the purpose of overseeing the franchise agreement with …

Interfaith Outreach’s Sleep Out deemed a success, raises $2.4 million

Interfaith Outreach’s annual Sleep Out was deemed a success this year, raising $2.4 million for the nonprofit’s fight to end homelessness. “This is a community that never looks away from the struggle of our neighbors, or the often daunting, complex and systemic issues that keep them in that struggle,” LaDonna Hoy, executive director of Interfaith …

MN Dept. of Commerce Report Rips Frontier Communications

Minnesota regulators say a major telecommunications company has failed to provide “adequate or reliable service” and needs to fix its problems and refund money to some customers. The Minnesota Department of Commerce report released Friday says Frontier Communications may have violated at least 35 Minnesota laws and regulations, citing shoddy service, lax record-keeping and inadequate …