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Stop the Trafficking

Have you ever wondered if there’s something you could do to help combat human trafficking? Well, next week you’ll have an opportunity to make a difference by participating in the Stop the Traffick(ing) Run for Justice in Eden Prairie. The 5K walk/run is Saturday, June 9 at 8:30 a.m. at Purgatory Creek Park (13001 Technology […]

Senior Awareness Month

May is Senior Awareness Month, a time to celebrate and acknowledge the contributions and accomplishments of older adults, to recognize organizations that serve older adults and to enhance community involvement across generations. The City of Eden Prairie has celebrated Senior Awareness Month since 1993. The City’s Senior Center held a number of events throughout May […]

Thank you for saving my “bog”

Last week we received a special delivery from Jack the Beagle’s family. In early May, Jack wandered from home and was picked up by an EPPD officer. He was later returned to his grateful family who brought us cookies and a sweet homemade card from a young member of Jack’s family. This card brought a […]

When Can I Leave My Children Home Alone?

The decision to leave children home alone is one that ultimately, all parents face. Whether it’s after school when parents are at work or parents needing to run a quick errand, there comes a time when children, and often their parents, think it would be easiest to leave a child at home alone. There is […]

It’s EMS Week!

This week is National EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Week and we are happy to celebrate our primary EMS partner, Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC). When we receive a 911 call for a medical situation, such as a car crash, industrial accident or cardiac arrest, our dispatchers contact HCMC for an ambulance in addition to dispatching […]