The free event will showcase services for seniors in the area.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Monday, May 6, 2013
This week's selections include a man who shot himself in a police department parking lot, an 80-year-old woman dies in a crash and a dozen departments fight a fire.
Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Paper Left Behind After Man Shot Himself May Contain Clues to Woman's Disappearance After showing up to discuss missing person Mandy Matula, David Roe shot himself in the head. Matula is still missing, and police are looking for information. Second Suspect in Fatal Shooting Taken into Custody Justin Kenyatta Watson, 32, also known as 'Boog,' has been charged with the murder of a Shakopee teen. Mark Mauer: 'I Brought This Upon Myself' 'I didn't kill anybody. I didn't…
Seese is ready to show business owners "the awesomeness of Patch."
One of Patch's goals is to make life ridiculously easy for our communities, and that includes businesses. To that end, we introduce Devin Seese, new Local Ad Manager for Patch sites in Hopkins, Plymouth, Maple Grove, Fridley and St. Michael. He comes armed with ridiculously cost-effective advertising deals that should fit most any budget. To introduce you to Devin, we asked him to share some highlights about himself. Education: "I graduated from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in 2010 with a degree in bio-based products." Joining Patch: "I joined Patch March of 2013 and love what we have to offer to the communities we serve. I attended Chaska High School and have lived in Minnesota my whole life." Outdoors enthusiast: "I love …
Sunday, May 5, 2013
This week's compilation includes a Red Cross Hero, 'unemployment is a very boring existence,' MCA issues, profitable liquor store, superintendent search and light rail.
Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Brooklyn Park Man Pulled From Maple Grove Pond Dies The 20-year-old man was pulled from the pond near the 12300 block of Elm Creek Boulevard. Freshwater Society Officially Declares Ice Out on Lake Minnetonka The call came at 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning; Hennepin County Sheriff’s Water Patrol uses a different standard. Dayton Heckled in Shakopee, Calls Audience 'Rude' and 'Juvenile' Gov. Mark Dayton told a Shakopee audience that "I’ve been all over the state and I’ve …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
The free event will showcase services for seniors in the area.
Information provided by the Crow River Senior Center. The Crow River Senior Center will be holding a Senior Expo on Thursday, May 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St. Michael City Center. The event is open to the public. The expo will showcase services for seniors in the area. There will be more than 40 vendors, a craft and card sale, door prize drawings, free coffee and cookies and a lunch available for $5. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office will be offering a prescription drug take back event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will also be a collection site for mercury and digital thermometers. Programs will be offered throughout the day beginning at 9:15 a.m. The speakers and topics include: The WOW Van will be on site from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.…
Check out some of the top read posts for April 2013.
Here’s a recap of the some of the posts that generated the most interest on St. Michael in April 2013. Click on the headlines below to read the full story. Updated: Pubhouse 19 in Albertville Closes Owners: “We would like to thank all who supported us over the years, we met a lot of great people.” Sold: Recent Home Sales in St. Michael-Albertville St. Michael Patch highlights properties that have recently sold in the community. Albertville Man Arrested for Fleeing Police, DWI: Wright County Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report The following arrest information was supplied by the Wright County Sheriff's Office. It does not indicate a conviction. Updated: Mixed Weather Delays Decision to Cancel STMA Schools April 11 ISD 885 Superintendent on the …
April's business news includes a continuing foreclosure fight, new bars and restaurants, flat home sales, a new HCMC clinic, business awards and a new bakery.
Editor’s Note: The following is a collection of business related articles that appeared on the following Patch sites in April 2013: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Edina Municipal Liquor Stores Among Most Profitable in Minnesota The City of Edina's three municipal liquor stores brought in $1.445 million in net income during fiscal year 2011. How About a Brewpub in Hopkins? They currently aren’t allowed in the community, but inquiries have prompted the City Council to discuss whether to change that. Sammy's, Version 2.0, Ready for Dog Days of Summer Sammy's Speed Dog—a gourmet hot dog diner—…
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
With more than 60 local businesses on its roster, Shop St. Michael is serving the business community of Wright County's largest community.
The Mission of Shop St. Michael is to promote the value, convenience and personalized service of shopping local. Current members include: Automotive Berning's Autor Repair STMA Auto Center Banking/Finance Ameriprise Financial Central Bank Edward Jones Great Northern Bank H&R Block Liu and Associates Wells Fargo Business to Business Guidance Point Technologies Higher Standards Card Proccessing Charitable Organizations Timber Bay Entertainment/Outdoors Fox Hollow Golf Course Midwest Archery River Lanes of St. Michael Food and Drink Cash Wise Liquor Dehmer's Meats Distractions Food & Drink J & B Group Liberty Restaurant and Bar Millside Tavern Sadie's Coffeee St. Michael Subway The Marketplace Education/Activities Artistic Sole Dance …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
April brought a variety of business happenings around the St. Michael, Albertville area.
Click on the headline to read the story. The following stories appeared on St. Michael Patch April 2013. Albertville Caribou Coffee Not Among Shops Slated for Closure Word of the Caribou closings spread after a company conference call Friday morning. The Brooklyn Center-based company issued a statement Monday. Nearby News: Gander Mountain Announces Upcoming Opening in Rogers After closing its Maple Grove store about a year ago, is reportedly opening a “Gander Mountain Firearms Super Center” off of Interstate 94. The business is remodeling the former Best Buy site in Rogers. New in Otsego: Pour Wine Bar & Bistro The wine bar's back room has the feel of a California wine tasting room, according to the Star News. Updated: Pubhouse 19 in …
Monday, April 29, 2013
I-94 West Chamber of Commerce members joined with the St. Michael business April 26 to celebrate the milestone year.
Members of the Schulte's family along with the I-94 West Chamber of Commerce joined together Friday, April 26 for the 50th anniversary ribbon cutting of Schulte's Greenhouse and Nursery. The family-owned business was started by Larry and Roseanna Schulte and is now owned by son's Dave and Dan. Follow St. Michael Patch on Twitter, "Like" us on Facebook, and sign up for our newsletter.