Carver County

Carver County, Minnesota

606 E 4th St
Chaska, MN 55318
Phone: (952) 361-1500
Fax: (952) 361-1491

In south-central MN, east of Minneapolis, established Feb 20, 1855 (prior to statehood) from Hennepin County. Name Origin: For Capt. Jonathan Carver (1710-80), an officer in the French and Indian War, explorer, and author

Area (sq mi):: 376.15 (land 357.04; water 19.11) Population per square mile: 237.70
Population 2005: 84,864 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 20.90%; 1990-2000 46.50% Population 2000: 70,205 (White 94.40%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 1.60%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 33.90
Income 2000: per capita $28,486; median household $65,540; Population below poverty level: 3.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $38,913-$40,807
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Chanhassen (22,977)
  • Chaska County seat (21,694)

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    However, the about-face came the day before a motion challenging the former policy was scheduled in Carver County District Court.
    It turns out that when the sales for the year were tabulated, the five-bedroom seven-bath, 9,046-quare-foot house at 3607 Lerive Way sold for the highest price in all of Carver County in 2018.
    The lawsuit comes after Carver County attorney Mark Metz declared the case into Prince's death officially closed.
    Carver County Attorney Mark Metz stated in a news conference, "In all likelihood, Prince had no idea he was taking a counterfeit pill that could kill him."
    "We have no direct evidence that a specific person provided the fentanyl to Prince," Carver County attorney, Mark Metz said, adding the investigation uncovered "no sinister motive, intent or conspiracy to murder."
    In their zeal to protect Prince's privacy, Carver County Attorney Mark Metz said some of the singer's friends might have enabled him.
    "My focus was lasered in on trying to find out who provided that fentanyl, and we just don't know where he got it," said Carver County attorney Mark Metz.
    Minnesota's Carver County Attorney, Mark Metz, revealed in a press conference that no criminal charges could be filed because the two-year investigation into the music legend's drug-related death resulted in "no reliable evidence," Radar Online reported.
    Carver County Attorney Mark Metz said Prince had suffered from pain for years and was addicted to pain medication.
    Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide said he will consider any claimants that are sent back to him by the appeal courts.
    Efforts to untangle Nelson's estate are so public that the Carver County District Court has created a website section just for documents related to the Nelson estate.