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Train fatally hits person near Wayzata High School  Star Tribune

The incident occurred late Saturday morning, police in Plymouth said.

Wayzata grad Sarah Burnham making pro major debut at home in Women's PGA  KSTP

Maple Grove native Sarah Burnham has already checked a few "wishlist" boxes in her young golf career. She'll hit another big one this weekend when she plays ...

Wayzata H.S. Science Team Wins National Science Bowl  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Wayzata High School science team is celebrating a major accomplishment. On Monday morning, they won the Department of ...

Wayzata High School freshman talks mental health and stigma  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The transition to high school is difficult for a lot of young students, and mental health is one of the many challenges that students face as they ...

Charges: Wayzata schools staffer exposed himself to young students  Bring Me The News

The staff member was immediately placed on administrative leave following complaints.

Wayzata High School to host state speech tournament  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The best high school orators in the state of Minnesota will converge on Wayzata High School April 12-13 for the Minnesota State High School ...

Wayzata High School students win National Science Bowl

Students from Wayzata High School won a huge national competition this week with high stakes: the opportunity to study in the field they love.

High lead levels discovered in water at Wayzata Public Schools

PLYMOUTH, Minn. -- Wayzata Public Schools is taking action after high levels of lead were found in the water at multiple schools. The district contracted with the ...

Officials Investigate Threat At Wayzata H.S.; School Remains In Session  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — School remains in session at Wayzata High School Wednesday as officials investigate a rumored school shooting threat that ...

Wayzata High School Science Team Wins Nat'l Science Bowl  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

More than 9,000 high school students from around the country took part in the regional competitions, Kim Johnson reports (0:34). WCCO 4 News At Noon - April ...

Two Wayzata Students Headed to Coast Guard Academy

Wayzata High School is supplying two students to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy this year. Jin Johnson and Emma AuBuchon are exceptional students.

Pedestrian Airlifted After Being Hit by Driver Near Wayzata High School  KSTP

The pedestrian has not been identified, and police did not know their condition ...

Wayzata Student Council leader up for national award  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Wayzata High School's student council adviser has been selected as Minnesota's candidate for the Warren E. Shull Award.

Plymouth-Wayzata community calendar: May 23-June 2 | Free  ECM Publishers

Thursday, May 23. BOOK CLUB. Where: Wayzata Library, 620 Rice St. E. When: 1-2:30 p.m.. Info: OPENING RECEPTION: 2019 MEMBERS' ...

Pedestrian injured after crash near Wayzata High School

Police say it's not the first time they've responded to crashes in that area right in front of Wayzata High School.

Traffic Safety Changes Coming After Incidents At Wayzata High School  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — School and city administrators are making changes to improve traffic safety at the state's largest high school. Two students were hit ...

Police: Juvenile Male Hit By Car Near Wayzata High School  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A juvenile male was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle Friday afternoon near Wayzata High ...

27 Wayzata students honored as Scholars of Distinction | Lake Minnetonka Education  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Wayzata High School students, along with their peers from across the state, were recently honored as Scholars of Distinction by the Minnesota ...

Wayzata High School hosting Food For Everyone event  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — An event at Wayzata High School aims to raise awareness about food insecurity and food waste within the community.

Second student hit by car at Wayzata H.S. this year

In the last month, two students, both runners with the cross country team, have been hit by cars outside Wayzata High School following dismissal.

'All that jazz' - Wayzata High School to present 'Chicago'  ECM Publishers

Glitz, glamour and grit are headed to the Wayzata High School stage as ninth and 10th grade students prepare for this year's winter musical, “Chicago.”

Wayzata High students advance to finals in national math competition  ECM Publishers

Math smarts and creative thinking helped a team of Wayzata High School students secure a top spot in a major national math competition.

Wayzata team wins Science Bowl regional, berth in national finals in D.C.  Star Tribune

A team from Wayzata High School won a regional Science Bowl competition and will represent Minnesota at the national championship in suburban Washington ...

Wayzata High student honored with United Nations Association award for volunteer service  ECM Publishers

A Wayzata High School senior is being recognized by the United Nations Association of the U.S. for her volunteer efforts in the community.

Presidential candidate Klobuchar's earliest footprints were in west metro (copy) (copy)  SW News Media

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced her presidential campaign Sunday, Feb. 10, to thousands of supporters as heavy snow fell on Minneapolis' Boom Island ...

Wayzata High Science Bowl team takes first in regional competition  ECM Publishers

Students will head to Washington D.C. this spring for national finals.

Wayzata High School launches business immersion program for staff  SW News Media

WAYZATA — More than 200 teachers and staff from Wayzata High School spent Friday, April 12, participating in a business immersion program.

Wayzata student awarded $5K scholarship from PolyMet | Lake Minnetonka Education  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — A Wayzata High School senior has received a Mining for Excellence scholarship from PolyMet.

Plymouth-Wayzata events calendar: May 2-10 | Free  ECM Publishers

Thursday, May 2CALVIN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALEWhere: Calvin Presbyterian Church, 177 Glendale Dr., Long LakeWhen: 9 ...

Wayzata High student named a 2019 Presidential Scholar | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Anika Ahluwalia, a senior at Wayzata High School, was recently named to this year's list of U.S. Presidential Scholars. (Sun Sailor staff photo by Jason Jenkins).

Wayzata DECA competes at international competition | Free  ECM Publishers

Members of Wayzata High School's DECA program attended the International Career Development Conference April 26 through May 1 in Orlando, Florida.

Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings - Maple Grove, MN - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 100 schools at every grade level in Minnesota, ...

St. Olaf Orchestra to perform at Wayzata High School  SW News Media

WAYZATA — The St. Olaf Orchestra is performing at Wayzata High School this weekend.

Memorial Day events in the Lake Minnetonka area  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Memorial Day weekend is often celebrated as the start to summer, but the reason for the long weekend is for people to honor those who died ...

Wayzata Teachers Connect with Business Leaders

A new program gives teachers at Wayzata High School a better understanding of what local businesses are looking for in potential employees.

Wayzata junior receives Norman Borlaug Science Achievement Award  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — A junior at Wayzata High School has won the Norman Borlaug Science Achievement Award.

Wayzata Boys Tennis Beats MG

The Wayzata boys tennis team beat Maple Grove 6-1 in a non-conference match. The Trojans swept the singles matches on the way to the win.

Wayzata Baseball Team Preview

The Wayzata baseball team doesn't return a lot of varsity regulars but the Trojans expect good things. They've been in the past three state tournaments.

Wayzata Softball Team Beats Minnetonka

The Wayzata soiftball team beat Minnetonka 5-3 Friday. It's the first win of the season in Lake Conference play for the Trojans.

Plymouth-Wayzata events calendar: May 9-19 | Free  ECM Publishers

Thursday, May 9. SUMMER PROGRAMS KICK-OFF BBQ. Where: Bell Courts Park, 340 Park St. E., Wayzata. When: 5-7 p.m.. Info: HARBOR ...

Wayzata students win $5K in math competition | Lake Minnetonka News  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Five Wayzata High School students spent their Monday, April 29, in New York City working through real-world math problems as finalists in the ...

4 Wayzata students honored as Presidential Scholar Semifinalists | Local  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Three Wayzata High School seniors have been named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholar Semifinalists, and one student will be moving forward in the ...

'Considering Matthew Shepard' performed at Wayzata High School  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Conspirare, a Grammy Award-winning choir based in Austin, Texas, and comprised of solo artists from across the United States, performed ...

Wrestling: Wayzata wants to continue Lake title streak  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High has a good streak going in Lake Conference wrestling, one the Trojans hope to continue in 2018-19.

Boys basketball: Brothers form bond with Wayzata team  ECM Publishers

One of the unusual aspects of the Wayzata High boys basketball team is that all five of the starters are guards.

Wayzata middle-schoolers win berth in National Science Bowl  Star Tribune

A team from Wayzata Central Middle School captured the regional Science Bowl title and are heading to the Washington, D.C., area for a shot at being national ...

Fire forces evacuation at Wayzata High School, classes canceled  Bring Me The News

A fire in the art room at Wayzata High School forced an evacuation mid-morning Friday and classes have been canceled for the rest of the day. No students or ...

Wayzata Boys Tennis Beats Maple Grove for State Berth

The Wayzata boys tennis team beat Maple Grove 6-1 in the Section 5AA team final. The Trojans swept the singles matches on the way to the win.

Wayzata Baseball Gears Up for Postseason

The Wayzata baseball team is gearing up for the postseason. The Trojans enter Friday with a 7-5 record. They'll aim for their 4th straight section title.

Wayzata Schools' new grading practices questioned by some parents  ECM Publishers

Middle schools switched to standards-based system in 2016.

Wayzata High School named best in Minnesota | Sun Sailor  ECM Publishers

USA Today recently announced the top high schools from each state. Wayzata High School was ranked the top public high school in Minnesota, according to an ...

Several departments battle fire at country club in Wayzata  Bring Me The News

Firefighters from several cities responded to a blaze at a country club in Wayzata on Tuesday morning. The fire broke out at the Woodhill Country Club on ...

Two dozen Wayzata High students named National Merit Scholar semifinalists  ECM Publishers

Twenty-four students from Wayzata High School have been named National Merit Scholar semifinalists.

Wayzata School Board approves expansion of Oakwood Elementary  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — The Wayzata School Board has approved a $16 million expansion at Oakwood Elementary School in Plymouth.

Wayzata wrestlers shine on Senior Night | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Senior Night was a special time for four Wayzata High wrestlers in a 66-10 Lake Conference victory over Hopkins Jan. 10.

PHOTOS: Food, fun and games at Wayzata High's Homecoming Carnival  ECM Publishers

Buy Now The second annual Wayzata High School Homecoming Carnival provided food, fun and games for all ages Oct. 5 before the football game against ...

Wayzata High School names 24 National Merit Scholar Semifinalists  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Twenty-four students from Wayzata High School's class of 2019 have been named National Merit Scholar semifinalists, according to a Wayzata ...

Sun Sailor's best of the best enjoy another great year  ECM Publishers

As usual, Sun Sailor area athletes from Wayzata and Plymouth savored many championship performances during the 2018 calendar year.

A Wayzata High School dance legacy that began 44 years ago  ECM Publishers

When coach Leslie Swiggum took over the dance line at Wayzata High School 44 years ago, the Trojans already had a history of success.

WHS's DECA team prepares for state competition | Free  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High School's DECA team recently competed against students from neighboring high schools Orono, St. Louis Park, Hopkins. Chaska, Chanhassen ...

Wayzata Girls Golf Swings for Big Season

The Wayzata girls golf team is shooting for big things again this spring-- once they can get outside. The Trojans have been practicing indoors so far.

Hopkins, Wayzata, Armstrong top boys basketball seeds | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

As expected, No. 1-ranked state Class 4A powerhouse Hopkins is the No. 1 seed for the Section 6 Tournament.

Minnetonka Wins AA Girls Soccer Title 1-0 Over Wayzata  KSTP

Minnetonka was the No. 5 seed to begin the Class AA tournament on Oct. 23 at Prior Lake High School. The Skippers outlasted No. 4 Maple Grove for a 2-1 ...

Sen. Klobuchar, a Wayzata alum, expected to announce Sunday if she's running for president  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a Wayzata High School graduate, is expected to announce on Sunday whether she's running for president.

State football champs from 2008 return to Wayzata High  ECM Publishers

At some high school football reunions, old-time players talk about near misses, plays they could have made or things the coaches should have done differently.

Hopkins regains Section 6-4A basketball throne | Wayzata  ECM Publishers

Zeke Nnaji, Hopkins High's 6-foot-11 boys basketball forward, had waited an entire year to wipe away the toughest loss of his career.

Girls basketball: No. 1 Hopkins vs. No. 2 Wayzata Thursday night  ECM Publishers

Beating Wayzata twice during the regular season was a nice bonus for the Hopkins High girls basketball team, but the game the Royals need to win is the ...

Wayzata sends five to state 3A wrestling tournament  ECM Publishers

Five members of the Wayzata High wrestling team qualified for the 2019 State Class AAA Tournament in the Section 5AAA Meet Feb. 23 at St.

Wayzata's Spring Splash is this weekend | Lake Minnetonka News  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Wayzata's second annual Lake Minnetonka Spring Splash is this weekend.

Wayzata Students Get Lesson on Opioid Epidemic

The nonprofit Change the Outcome hosted a discussion on the opioid epidemic for Wayzata High School students, parents and educators Monday night.

Update: Parents of child found in Wayzata have been located  SW News Media

Update: Police have located the parents of a child who was found in Wayzata Thursday morning.

How local schools rank on U.S. News' Best High Schools list  SW News Media

ORONO — Several area high schools have been named among the top 10 high schools in Minnesota, according to recently released rankings by U.S. News ...

Talking with Wayzata High School's graduating class of 2018  ECM Publishers

More than 830 students set to graduate June 1. The students in Wayzata High's graduating class of 2018 – all 834 of them – are on the verge of closing out their ...

Wayzata Baseball Beats Hopkins to Share Lake Conference Title

THe Wayzata baseball team beat Hopkins 5-2 to gain a tie for the Lake Conference title with the Royals. Each team finished 6-2 in league play.

Wayzata High student receives U of M science achievement award  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High School junior Stella Olson has received a Norman Borlaug Science Achievement Award from the University of Minnesota's College of Food, ...

Proposed Minnesota gun bill has been modified to ease shooting sports concerns  Star Tribune

A gun bill in the Minnesota House that would have wreaked havoc with hunters and disrupted scholastic shooting sports has been altered to alleviate fears ...

McCollor sisters outstanding for Wayzata Nordic skiers | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Thanks to artificial snow-making at Elm Creek Park Reserve, the Lake Conference was able to run its girls and boys Nordic skiing meets on schedule Dec. 18.

Wayzata wrestlers shine at state | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

For Wayzata High wrestlers Cael Swensen and Kyler Wong, wrestling on Saturday night at Xcel Energy Center was the highlight of the season.

Wayzata football team enters playoffs as fourth seed  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High has earned a fourth seed for the state Class 6A football playoffs and will open postseason play with a game against Centennial at 7 p.m. Friday, ...

Wayzata High math whiz named a World Science Scholar  ECM Publishers

Sophia He is one of 45 students selected from around the world.

It's official: Sen. Amy Klobuchar is running for president  SW News Media

MINNEAPOLIS — For the first time ever, a Wayzata High School graduate is running for president.

Minnetonka, Wayzata middle schools to compete in Regional Science Bowl this weekend  SW News Media

MINNETONKA — Middle school students from Minnetonka and Wayzata will be competing this weekend in a science bowl.

Basketball: Five guards start in Wayzata's boys hoops win  ECM Publishers

Five guards were in the starting lineup for the Wayzata High boys basketball team Dec. 11 in a 78-53 home-court win over Totino-Grace.

Wayzata Boys Tennis Downs Benilde

The Wayzata boys tennis team downed Benilde-St. Margaret's 7-0 in a non-conference match Monday. Section team tournaments begin next week.

Hennepin Countys High Schools, Ranked For 2019  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Hennepin County's High Schools, Ranked For 2019 - Maple Grove, MN - Here are the top 25 high schools in Hennepin County and how they rank for the new ...

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

Wayzata (MN) girls have the top spot all but locked up based on 2017 times in our returning team scores for the NXN Heartland Region. The team has a 1-5 ...

Unique phys ed class at Wayzata High School breaks down barriers  Star Tribune

Filtering into a final-period physical education class at Wayzata High School, students put on heart-rate monitors, then mingle quietly until class begins and each ...

Steampunk and clowns: Wayzata High School student stars in Circus Juventas show  SW News Media

WAYZATA — While many high school students are relaxing, going to camps or working this summer, one Wayzata High School student can proudly say she's ...

Soccer: Wayzata boys pull out 2-0 victory over Eden Prairie  ECM Publishers

Senior forward Ethan Wagner of the Wayzata High boys soccer team is back in the lineup following an injury, and that was bad news for Eden Prairie in a Lake.

Girls basketball: Wayzata's Kallie Theisen reaches 1000-point mark  ECM Publishers

Kallie Theisen, the 6-foot-2 All-State forward for the Wayzata High girls basketball team, remembers her first varsity basket almost as clearly as she remembers ...

New faces for Wayzata High School boys soccer  ECM Publishers

There weren't many familiar faces on the field when the Wayzata High boys soccer team beat Mounds View 3-1 Aug. 23, but at least the result was familiar for ...

Wayzata wrestling: Ranked third in state, Cael Swensen wants more  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High sophomore Cael Swensen is hot on the trail of a state wrestling title this winter, and with a 9-0 start, he's right on pace.

Hockey: Wayzata ties Minnetonka boys on goal by Matthews  ECM Publishers

Both teams had something to prove when the boys hockey squads from Wayzata and Minnetonka High Schools faced off in the first Lake Conference Jamboree ...

Wayzata's front line makes a statement in girls basketball opener  ECM Publishers

Wayzata's tall front line made a statement in the girls basketball season opener against Prior Lake Nov. 27 at the Wayzata High gym.

Fishing and fractions: Wayzata Schools' Camp Explore offers summertime learning  ECM Publishers

One by one, six elementary students hopped aboard a pontoon July 26 and headed out on Lake Minnetonka for a fishing trip. But the afternoon outing wasn't ...

Home team wins Wayzata Boys Track Relays | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

The championship phase of the 2019 boys track and field season is coming quickly for the defending state-champion Wayzata High boys team.

Plymouth-Wayzata community calendar: May 16-26 | Free  ECM Publishers

Thursday, May 16. COOKIES, COFFEE AND CONVERSATION. Where: Cherrywood Pointe of Plymouth, 18405 Old Rockford Rd. When: 3 p.m.. Info: Sara Tucker ...

Blake Eyer's quick thinking gives Wayzata the Lake boys soccer title  ECM Publishers

Blake Eyer is a reliable defender for the Wayzata High boys soccer team, but he's also a threat on the offensive end.

Wayzata opens football season with 21-13 win | Free  ECM Publishers

Wayzata High School opened the season on the road and came from behind to beat Rosemount 21-12 Aug. 30 at Rosemount Stadium.

Wayzata's American Legion celebrates 100 years | Lake Minnetonka News  SW News Media

WAYZATA — Too many people don't realize what the American Legion has meant to so many veterans and communities for a century.

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