Then & Now

Excelsior’s noon whistle helps the city stay on time.
Men’s clothier J. Novachis moves to the lake from Edina.
Lake Minnetonka author explores the fishing culture of Minnesota.
West Hennepin History Center has a new name and a timeless mission.
Boy Scouts help revamp local historical society.
Author creates a career highlighting some of the Twin Cities’ best-designed homes and architectural standouts.
The historic Schmid farmstead is added to the National Register of Historic Places.
A group of citizens and the City of Wayzata work to preserve the history of Bushaway Road.
Discover the lake area’s rich past with the Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Historical Society’s Tapping History event series.