The Elk River wrestlers had two champions, Kyle Ziemer and Sam Gibas, while placing second at the St. Michael-Albertville Invitational on Saturday. STMA won with 242 points, followed by the Elks with 163 and Forest Lake with 137. Ziemer, a sophomore, pinned Jack Mueller of Tri City United in 3:24 in the 138-pound title match, [...]
The Braham Bombers, a state tournament team the past three years, held off the Zimmerman Thunder 60-52 on Saturday evening in Braham. “Really great game against Braham,” said Thunder coach Lance Dalbey. “We led much of the first half. It was back and forth the whole second half.” Braham (2-0) made 19 of 26 free [...]
Advocates insist medical marijuana offers therapeutic benefits to patients, such as pain relief, found nowhere else.
Talking about her mother still brings tears to Kathy Rippentrop’s eyes.
A 71-year-old Elk River woman reported to police on Nov. 7 that the passenger side tires of her car were damaged, according to Elk River Police Capt. Bob Kluntz. Both tires appeared to have puncture marks on them, police said. The victim said that she left Cub Foods in her vehicle at approximately 12:30 p.m. [...]
Hallbeck/Jacobs Tom and Lisa Hallbeck are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Taylor Hallbeck to Jordan Jacobs the son of Mike and Jackie Jacobs. Both families are from Zimmerman. Jordan is a 2010 graduated of Zimmerman High School and is currently attending the University of Minnesota – Duluth. He will graduate with a [...]
On November 14, 1965, Steven Craig Whiting was born in Coon Rapids, MN to parents Gary and Shirley (Thompson) Whiting. He grew up in Elk River where he was known as the fearless sibling who would ride both his bike and sled down the garage roof. He and his siblings spent a lot of time going [...]