Archive | June 7, 2013
Kalvin Diekman and Kayla Zimmerman, the first Spectrum athletes to qualify for the state track meet, both advanced to Class A finals in preliminaries Friday at Hamline in St. Paul. Diekman, a senior, had the third-best 110 high hurdles prelim time of 15.61, or .09 under his section time. His finals ...Read More
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The citizens are concerned about the loudness of the train horns to warn us that they are approaching a crossing, but they go to concerts where they have to have microphones and amplifiers to project the sound. I have gone to concerts in churches and the music is so loud I can’t hear the words. [....Read More
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Whether you can create good art or not, ArtSoup is for you. For someone like Sue Seeger featured on page 1 of this edition, I’m sure it inspires her to new achieve new heights. If you’re more like me and are relegated to drawing stickmen it’s still fun to see what others can create. As [...]...Read More
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Bring the family and your old flags to Minnesota’s largest flag retirement service, all done with the American Legion rules for disposal with dignity. While you’re at it, see the Iraq monument, thousands of flowers and wildlife, like loons and Eagles, at Veteran’s Lake just outside of Elk Rive...Read More
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The Three Rivers Community Foundation, which serves the greater communities within the Elk River Area School District, annually recognizes outstanding leaders at its fall gala. The Foundation Board of Directors is now seeking nominees for the 2013 awards.  The deadline for submissions is July 1. No...Read More
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by Paul Rignell Contributing writer The Sherburne County Board welcomed Dan Bosshart, owner of Preferred Powder Coating, to a meeting June 4 and gave conditional approval for tax abatement that would aid his company on a move to Elk River. But the board must wait until a public hearing and action by...Read More
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