The Richfield Old Country Buffet was robbed at gunpoint this morning. According to a Richfield Police press release, two armed men entered the restaurant, located at Nicollet Avenue and East 66th Street, at about 8 a.m. this morning. They held numerous employees at gun point and took an undisclosed amount of money, according to police. [...]

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They’re not working on a used car lot, but a Bloomington family is passionate in urging people to try before they buy. Nine-year-old Caleb Smith may live in a suburban neighborhood, but he’s very much a farmer. And at times he’s a teacher. And he’s definitely an advocate, as well as an entrepreneur. Caleb, with [...]

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Police Report For March 31 through April 6, the Edina Police Department answered the following calls: March 31 – CDs and change, total value of $70, were reported stolen from a vehicle on the 300 block of Monroe Avenue. April 1 – A 30-year-old Richfield man was arrested for theft at Southdale Center after $158 [...]

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A construction project on Highway 62 at Baker Road at the border of Eden Prairie and Minnetonka could lead to traffic delays, according to Hennepin County Project Manager Don Hannan. The concrete repair project is set to begin April 21, weather allowing, and will take about three weeks, Hannan said. The project will not only [...]

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The Easter Bunny and several members of the animal kingdom will visit Southtown Shopping Center of Bloomington this week. The shopping center’s annual Easter party is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19, inside the shopping center, 7801 Penn Ave. Parents are welcome to bring cameras for pictures with the Easter Bunny. Face painting, [...]

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The ISM Robotics team, WE ROBOT 2705, competed in the 10,000 Lakes Regional Robotics Competition on March 29 at Williams Arena. The competition began with eight round robin matches, where the ISM team finished with a 6-2 record and ranked 5th of 63 teams. The team was then drafted onto the fourth seed alliance for [...]

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An Edina resident is alleging the city of Edina is looking the other way as builders construct homes that don’t follow the city-approved construction plans, to the detriment of residents and quality of life. Ken Potts raised concerns that the city is approving building plans that are inaccurate, that builders then construct homes that don’t [...]

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