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The start of the three-season Monticello Interstate 94 reconstruction project will be delayed until April 14 because of recently discovered frost conditions, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) reported Wednesday night. “We performed some small excavations on the project today (Wednesday) that resulted in finding enough frost in the ground to delay the project until [...]

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• With needs of the south in hand, next step will be to ascertain needs of center, north by Paul Rignell Contributing Writer Elk River Area School Board members confirmed for administrators March 31 that the district should draft a bond referendum for general election ballots next Nov. 4. The district’s most critical needs may [...]

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• Previous Elk River victim knows it will likely be a long road  ahead for Fyten; it took him 13 months to get his tax return   by Jim Boyle Editor When Rick Fyten hit the send button to file his 2013 tax return last month he got an error code. When the 44-year-old Elk [...]

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The first meeting of the Save the Water Tower Subcommittee will be at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at Elk River City Hall. The group is a subcommittee of the Elk River Heritage Preservation Commission and will be looking at options for preserving the historic downtown water tower at Jackson Avenue and Fourth Street. The [...]

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Elk River Mayor John Dietz volunteered Tuesday as part of the Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service. He delivered Meals on Wheels with volunteer Louisette Guimont. Dietz said the day is  to honor all of the Elk River citizens who volunteer their time to make the city a better place for everyone. “Our city [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor As the excitement surrounding Hockey Day Minnesota slowly melts away, another burst of it could be felt last week when organizers were honored at an event. It was announced there could be as much as $130,000 leftover after final expenses are dealt with this spring. That money will likely be used [...]

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