Independence
A June 6 gyrocopter crash at Maple Plain Airport in Independence left the pilot, Al Kretsinger, 73, of St. Louis Park, with minor injuries. At 5:45 p.m. West Hennepin Public Safety was dispatched to the airport, located at 1301 County Road 83, in Independence, for a report of a helicopter that had c...Read More
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The Hennepin County Fair this year will offer a lot to see and do in one place — a demolition derby, the Crossfire Variety Band, Swedish Immigrant Trunk Demonstration, numerous shows for kids, Gopher State Carnival and more. Between attractions, fair goers will have a choice of traditional fair cu...Read More
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Hold Your Horses, Tuesday, May 26, got approval from the Independence City Council to move its animal assisted therapy operation from 6824 County Road 6 to the site of a former commercial riding stable at 1115 County Road 92N. The property on County Road 92 has a conditional use permit that allows w...Read More
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By Theresa Malloy Contributing Writer The city of Independence received a clean audit for 2014, but council will look into improving its sewer fund to be operating more stably. The council listened to an audit presentation by Christopher Knopik of Clifton Larson LLP at its meeting and unanimously ac...Read More
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The Maple Plain Post 514 will again sponsor a Memorial Day service Monday, May 25, at Lewis Cemetery to honor all fallen veterans. The 10:30 a.m. program will include a reading of the roll call, speaker Jodi Buchino, First Sgt. U.S. Army Reserve Medical Corps. The program will be about 45 minutes. T...Read More
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