Arts & Entertainment

  The annual Halloween Concert at Elk River High School is slated for 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at Zabee Theatre.Once again, North Suburban Concert Band and Elk River High School Concert Band are teaming up for the free event. Performers will be in costumes and the audience is encouraged to do the same and […]

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Download coupon for 50% off one item – then head to your favorite Goodwill store and brew up an awesome costume for less. By Sarah Carlson Editor, Real Housewives of Minnesota Every year, I tell myself that I’m going to top last year’s Halloween costumes. I aim to be craftier, trendier – and most importantly, […]

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Animals are the theme of the current All Media exhibit at Elk River Area Arts Alliance (609 Main) through Nov. 1. Shown are “Run Like the Wind,” an oil by Jeff Jungbluth, and “The Foxy Four,” a watercolor by Mae Spencer. Other participating artists are Sara Hartman, Chris Wilson, Linda Croteau, Nancy Gongoll, Mary L. […]

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by Bruce Strand, Arts Editor Harry Simpson, a retiree living in Zimmerman, has published a Vietnam war novel called “I Must Survive.” Simpson, 72, who didn’t go to Vietnam himself but served stateside from 1964-66 after being drafted, penned a 200-page saga of a patrol boat soldier stranded miles from his base after his crew […]

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  by Bruce Strand, Arts editor This being the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ historic Ed Sullivan Show appearance that changed pop music forever, the Elk River Park and Rec staff made sure to include some Fab Four music in the Riverfront Concert Series. “Beatles music was big this year,” said Steve Benoit of Park […]

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