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  • Area Man Killed, Left With Hands Bound in His Home
    Carver County Sheriff’s deputies found Earl A. Olander dead in his home Saturday evening (April 11), his hands bound and his house at 16885 Homestead Road in San Francisco Township pillaged.
  • Discarded Cigarette Starts Fire
    A cigarette not completely extinguished started a small fire near the rear entrance to a house at 525 Main Street E. in Belle Plaine Sunday afternoon.
  • Loss of SmartLink Transit Service Could Hit Home in B.P.
    Betty Leonhardt is worried about the future of her job as a Scott County SmartLink bus driver. She does her job the way the county told her to do it. Her performance reviews, she said,  indicates she does her job well.
  • Six BPHS Students Qualify for State Speech
    Thirty students represented Belle Plaine at the Section 4A Speech Tournament on Friday at Mounds Park Academy in St. Paul.
  • Another Championship Clinched
    With three rounds remaining in the 2015 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series, Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey of Belle Plaine has already clinched the 450SX title. Helping him celebrate the title Saturday in Houston was his wife, Lindsay (Siegle) Dungey.
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  • Tigers Win First Two Games
    Like the school’s other spring sports squads, the Belle Plaine High School softball team had the start of its season delayed a few days due to last week’s wet and cool weather. 
  • Belle Plaine, Boys, Girls Get  Outdoor Season Off to Fast Start
    Following a couple of weather-related postponements earlier last week, the Belle Plaine High School boys’ and girls’ track and field teams got the season started with a bang. 
  • Belle Plaine Splits Four Games
    After the usual early-season schedule shuffling due to inclement weather, the Belle Plaine High School baseball team got its season started Friday with an 8-1 Minnesota River Conference triumph at Mayer Lutheran. 
  • Belle Plaine Girls, Boys Get Season Started at Home Away From Home
    With Valley View Golf Course closed for the foreseeable future, the Belle Plaine High School boys’ and girls’ golf teams traveled to their new home course in rural New Prague (CreeksBend) to begin the 2015 season on Friday. In both meets, the Tigers faced St. Peter and lost. 
  • Matt Saxe Chevrolet-Buick is partnering with the Belle Plaine Youth Baseball Traveling League. 
  • Earl A. Olander
    Earl Arthur Olander, 90, of Carver, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at his home.  

  • Robert T. “Bob” Thompson
    Robert Timothy “Bob” Thompson, 73, of Belle Plaine, formerly of Minneapolis, passed away April 6, 2015 at his residence.

  • Lawrence Jabs
    On the night before Easter of Saturday, April 4, 2015, Lawrence Elmer Jabs passed away suddenly at his Jordan home and now is eternally risen with Jesus.


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Water break at Cardinal Ridge Apartments
Water break at Cardinal Ridge Apartments
Film Shot in Belle Plaine Could Become ‘Best of Fest’ Entrant
A short film shot largely in Belle Plaine, including Sparetime Tavern, this past weekend is destined to premier later this winter as an entrant in Z Fest in Minneapolis.
Scott County Fair 2014
Honoring High School Wrestling Coach Kevin Slack
St Patrick's Day 2013
Belle Plaine MN St. Patrick's Day 2013 Celebration
New Prague Middle School Shooting Hoax Press Conference
New Prague Middle School was locked down and a 12-year-old boy was later arrested on suspicion of making a phone call that indicated a possible shooting
  • Birth  Announcement
    Josh and Holly Blunck of Waukee, Iowa are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Brenna Eve Blunck, who was born February 16, 2015 in Des Moines, IA.
  • Engagement
    Corey and Lynn Johnson of Belle Plaine, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dominica Johnson, to Joshua Wolf, son of Kenneth and Theresa Wolf of Belle Plaine. 
  • Birth  Announcement
    Dennis and Lindsay Schuette of New Prague are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Nolan Jon Schuette. 
  • 30 Years Ago (1985)
    The Belle Plaine School Board approved resolutions that gave conditional approval to some $88,155 in cuts that would be placed in the event the 4 mill referendum the school system planned to hold was turned down by voters. 
  • Dr. H.M. Juergens, local health officer, announced that the Salk vaccine would be given to all first- and second-grade children in Belle Plaine schools. As the supply of vaccine increased, older children would be treated. 
  • Ed Eckhardt announced he would put a ball team on the field for Belle Plaine that season if the town was interested. It would be an independent team, not affiliated with any league. 

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