Wayzata Post Office

Sept. 11, 2021

Late Rep. Ramstad remembered with Post Office dedication

Late Congressman Jim Ramstad has a legacy as a dedicated public servant and now he is forever memorialized with a Post Office dedicated in his name.

Ramstad passed away in Nov. 2020 after a battle with Parkinson’s disease.

On Sept. 2, a dedication ceremony was held at the U.S ...

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Feb. 24, 2021

Phillips bill to rename Wayzata Post Office for Jim Ramstad passes House

Jim Ramstad (R) Served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1991 to 2009 in the 3rd Congressional District which includes Wayzata. Prior to that he also served 10 years in the Minnesota Senate.

During his life he was a champion for those suffering with mental health and addiction ...

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Feb. 8, 2021

Trappers Cabin, Relic of Pioneer Era

Irene Stemmer was a force to be reckoned with when it came to the preservation of some of Wayzata’s most historic and treasured connections to the past.

Irene Stemmer & Ken Willcox stand in front of the Wayzata Trappers Cabin

Stemmer arrived in Wayzata in 1945 as the new administrative secretary of the Wayzata School District. She married Lew Stemmer, Jr. in ...

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