The Minnesota High School Mountain Bike League is into its third season and has grown each of the past two seasons. There are between 250 and 300 high school mountain bike league participants expected for the 2014 fall season. Cyclists from Bloomington, Eden Prairie and Richfield have formed the Bloomington Composite team that will participate [...]

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The Wild Ones Prairie Edge chapter will host a self-guided garden tour of seven suburban gardens from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 27. The tour will highlight yards with native plants in woodlands, prairies, boulevard gardens, rain gardens and lakeshore restorations. Tour locations include gardens in Wayzata, Minnetonka, Eden Prairie and Chaska. Tickets [...]

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To the editor: Grandpa always said, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Organized garbage service? Wow, that’s going to cost more, not less. Whomever gets the bid for this will have to employ more people and buy more trucks. The biggest issue: freedom of choice. Don’t know about you, but I like to shop [...]

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When Jack Meenan and Denny Murphy started playing softball together 25 years ago, they hit it off right away. Meenan played for a team called the Cruisers, whose members often drove their classic convertibles to the ball park in Edina. Murphy saw those classic cars, parked out of range of foul balls, and knew that [...]

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