Archive | June 7, 2013

There will be free stress, anxiety, and depression Seminar presented by Cindy Lovelette and District 728 Community Education taking place on at 6:30 p.m. on June 12 at Handke. Pre-registration is not mandatory for this one. Lovelette’s also offering a class called A Coach’s Tool Box: Dealing With Anxiety & Negative Self Talk at 6:30 […]

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by Britt Aamodt Contributing writer Sue Seeger was one of two women in the welding class at Anoka-Hennepin Technical College. This was the 1990s. She had left a job in business, she was over 30, and she was a student again. “My original idea was more businessy,” said Seeger. “I thought, well, I’ll learn how […]

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by Nathan Warner Contributing writer Vietnam veterans gathered in Otsego on Thursday to receive a “welcome home” and “thank you” for their service to their country that many never got. For many veterans of the Vietnam war, this was the first time any such official appreciation has been given for their service. The event was […]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Motorcycle crash claims the life of Moyer, 63, of Elk River An Elk River woman died in a motorcycle accident in Brooklyn Park June 1. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Louise Moyer, 63, of Elk River, was riding on a motorcycle driven by Leroy Moyer, 72, of Elk River. The […]

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Do you like to photograph nature in your backyard or somewhere locally? Are you always looking for new and interesting ways to photograph people? Have you assembled a collection of photographs of local landmarks? If you answered yes to any one or all of the these questions, then the Sandhill Photography Club is looking for […]

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by Jim Boyle Editor A group of directors of children’s and family ministries in the Elk River area have combined forces to see God in Action. They are working together to put on a free outdoor Vacation Bible School on the evenings of July 14-18 at Lion’s Park in Elk River. This partnership between River […]

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(Editor’s note: Below is a listing of scholarships of $1,000 or more to area students who have graduated from Elk River High School, Ivan Sand Community High School, Rogers High School, Spectrum High School and Zimmerman High School.) Elk River High School Kasey Beran, Elk River Fire & Ambulance Service Jack Kreuser Memorial Scholarship, $1,000 Joshua Chuba, Noelle M. Anderson Scholarship, $1,000 Derek Cross, Great River Energy, $1,000 Anessa DeMers, Great River Energy, $1,000 Abigail Dery, Ramsey Lions Scholarship, $1,000 Ryann Eckblad,  Noelle M. Anderson Scholarship, $1,000 Anna Gadach, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Terry Hadden, Ramsey Lions Scholarship, $1,000 Anna Haugen, The Bank of Elk River, $1,000 Lauren Hipsag, Connexus Energy, $1,000 Emma Hohlen, Fairview-Northland Medical Center, $1,000 Corissa Howard, ERHS Yearbook Scholarship, $1,000 Dustin Johnson, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Austin Kettner, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Emily Kirscht, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Alix Klang, Fairview Northland Medical Staff, $1,000 Haley Lenz-Severson, ERHS Yearbook Scholarship, $1,000 Rebecca Lieser, Christopher Lange Memorial Scholarship, $1,000 Taylor Lorentz, Noelle M. Anderson Scholarship, $1,000 Jordan Mathewson, Dana Hunt Art Scholarship, $1,000 Abigail McDonald, First National Financial  Services, $2,013 Katie McElhone, Noelle M. Anderson Scholarship, $1,000 Ryan Nguyen, James P. Voight Scholarship, $1,000 Isabella Nordahl, Connexus Energy, $1,000 Brandon O’Connor, Dana Hunt Art Scholarship, $1,000.00 and the Great River Energy scholarship for $1,000 Miranda Olson, Ramsey Lions Scholarship, $1,000 Scott Reber, Great River Energy, $1,000 Mariah Rustom, Great River Energy, $1,000 Aaron Schwab, Cretex Co. in Memory Of John H. Bailey, $10,000 Allison Schwab, Halgren Family Scholarship, $1,000 and the Lyle Christensen Memorial Golf Scholarship, $1,000 Holly Skalsky, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Will Strei, Connexus Energy, $1,000 Ashley  Tchalla, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Emily Thao, Ramsey Lions Scholarship, $1,000 Anna Weeks, Three Rivers Foundation, $1,000 Rogers High School  Mitchell Biehl, $1,000, Rogers Lions Erik Bremer, $1,000, Oliver Kapsner Leadership-Rogers Lions Cameron Bursch, $1,000, Three Rivers Community Foundation Grace Cullen, $2,013, First National Financial Services Caroline DeWerd, $1,000, Three Rivers Community Foundation Megan Dobberstein, $1,000, Rogers Royals Tip Off Club Zachary Dohmen, $1,000,  Ted Biren Volunteer-Rogers Lions Kelsey Frain,  $1,000, Rogers Royals Tip Off Club Elizabeth Glass, $1,000, Rogers Royals Tip Off Club Erin Gustafson, $1,000, Rogers Lions Megan Hebert, $1,000, Fairview Northland Medical Staff Kirsten Heikkinen, $1,000, Rogers Royals Tip Off Club […]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Downtown Elk River just got busier on Thursday nights. Reading Frenzy and the Elk River Area Arts Alliance kicked off their town picnic and author grilling schedule that fed right into the Downtown Concert Series sponsored by The Bank of Elk River each year. The first band was Arch Allies, a […]

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