Shakopee Valley News

Canada just legalized recreational marijuana. Here are some questions, answered

Posted on Wednesday October 17, 2018

Wednesday marked a historical day for the United States' neighbor, Canada. The country legalized recreational marijuana, becoming the second country to do so after Uruguay.


Prior Lake High School graduate found dead in college dorm room

Posted on Wednesday October 17, 2018

A Prior Lake High School graduate and wrestler was found dead in his dorm room on Wednesday at Northern State University in South Dakota, the school announced in a Facebook post.


And they're off: Canterbury Commons breaks ground

Posted on Wednesday October 17, 2018

Canterbury Park CEO Randy Sampson had a reason Tuesday to grin from ear to ear: After 10 years of trying, he finally got to break ground on the $400 million Canterbury Commons development.


Paid letter: Vote Mortenson in defense of the taxpayer

Posted on Wednesday October 17, 2018

If you feel taken advantage of as a taxpayer, you are not alone. Erik Mortensen will be a fresh voice in changing course at the Legislature.


Luce: My take on TIF

Posted on Wednesday October 17, 2018

After reading columns by City Administrator Bill Reynolds, Joe Ditto and Councilor Matt Lehman, I feel I need to present my take on TIF.