Help local nonprofit wrap families in need in warmth

Have any new or gently used blankets? Drop them off at any of four locations across the metro from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 15. A local nonprofit will use them to help keep families in need warm.

Speed reduced to 35 mph on Diffley Road in Eagan, Minnesota

The speed limit has now been lowered on the Eagan road where a 13-year-old was killed on his way to school in 2019. Motorists will now be held to 35 mph down Diffley Road, instead of the previous 45 mph speed limit. The road recently wen through a massive renovation, after 13-year-old Patric Vitek was hit by a car while biking to school. Crews turned four lanes into two and added two roundabouts to slow traffic.

Body recovered from Schulze Lake in Eagan

Firefighters recovered a body near the swimming area of Schulze Lake beach in Eagan's Lebanon Hills Park Tuesday morning, according to the Dakota County Sheriff's Office.