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Christos Greek Restaurant in Minnetonka to become new Craft and Crew spot

The Minneapolis Christos Greek Restaurant location will remain open.

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Vehicle on fire in Minnetonka blocks Highway 7 near 494

The incident happened right before the 494 entrance ramp.

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Charges: Man admits to burglarizing Rep. Phillips' Minnetonka office

He's accused of stealing a TV and a computer in late August.

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Man killed by tree in Minnetonka was beloved TV cameraman

The fatal accident happened Monday afternoon.

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Minnetonka man killed after uprooted tree rolls onto him

The man was working to remove a tree that had been uprooted during a recent storm.

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On track: Southwest Light Rail project gets final piece of funding

The $928.8 million funding grant will pay for the completion of the Green Line Light Rail Extension.

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Suspect arrested after police chase near Wayzata-Minnetonka border

Officials said it lead to "a lot of police activity" in the area.

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Watch: Heavy hail sweeps across Twin Cities overnight

There were reports of golfball size hail in parts of the metro.

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Hopkins to remove police from the high school after students call for change

The school board voted to not renew the contract with Minnetonka police at the end of the year.

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Campaign office of Rep. Dean Phillips broken into overnight

Phillips also says people have been stealing campaign signs.

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Big Thrill Factory closes 1 Minnesota location

The company's business model doesn't work for the COVID-19 era.

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Union says teachers being left out of reopening discussions by some MN school districts

Teachers in Minnetonka are among those calling for changes to the district's reopening plan.

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Minnetonka superintendent under fire after comparing COVID-19 to flu

Superintendent Dennis Peterson made the comments during a school board meeting about the district's reopening plans.

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Federal funding for Southwest Light Rail advances to Congress

The Metropolitan Council is hopeful Congress will award the nearly $929 million grant.

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3 more Minnesota cities approve mandatory face masks

The cities join a growing list of places in Minnesota that will require masks in public indoor spaces.

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Minnetonka the latest Minnesota city to consider face mask ordinance

The City Council says it is deciding between "encouraging" residents to wear masks or adopting a city ordinance

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Annual Tour de Tonka bike ride is going virtual this year

"We simply cannot overcome the realities of COVID-19 fast enough for TDT to take place in 2020," event organizers said.

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Man arrested peacefully after standoff in Minnetonka

It led to the closure of Shady Oak Road for more than 12 hours.

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Petition calls for diversity, changes at Minnetonka Public Schools

Students want assemblies and speakers, not "vague responses" to emails.

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Fatal crash closes ramp on I-494 in Minnetonka

Emergency responders are at the scene of the crash.

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Ex-Minnetonka star K'Andre Miller's NHL video chat hacked by racist

Miller was drafted by New York 22nd overall in 2018.

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Body found in wooded area near I-494 in Minnetonka

Police taped off an area near I-494 and Hwy. 62.

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West metro senator Paul Anderson to retire after just one term

The DFL is already eyeing his district as an opportunity to flip.