• City Council also OKs Wilson Preserve housing development by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council agreed at its March 9 meeting to approve a bid of $10,700 from Bocephus Contracting to install a dog-park fence southwest of the Prairie Center in Prairie Park. The council do...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
There’s been a change in the Riverfront Concert Series talent line-up for 2015. Chris Hawkey was to perform June 11, but will be touring in Nashville at that time. The replacement act will be Maiden Dixie, a country band new to the Riverfront stage. Maiden Dixie will kick off the 10-show concert s...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
The first hole-in-one of 2015 at Elk River Golf Club came early this year. Lang Anantaphong of Elk River aced the 180-yard No. 4 hole on Sunday, March 15, using a five iron. He shot 40 for nine holes. It’s his fourth year of golfing. Golf clubs around the state were able to open much [...]...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Guardian Angels Golden Gala, a kickoff to the organization’s 50th anniversary, exceeded all expectations on March 14 at the Courtyards of Andover in Anoka. Not only did the 13th annual event fill the new, larger venue with nearly 400 guests, it raised more than $100,000 that organizers had set as ...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Garrett Christianson has been appointed to the Elk River Planning Commission by the City Council. He replaces Thomas Petschl, who has moved out of Elk River. Christianson will fill Petschl’s unexpired term, which runs until Feb. 28, 2017. Christianson, of Elk River, is an operations supervisor wit...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
An employee at the Circle K convenience store, on Evans Street, called police 8:41 a.m. March 11 to report damage to an entry sign at the business’ car wash facility. The employee identified an Elk River man, 49, whose vehicle was too tall to meet the clearance of the overhead sign at the car wash...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
• For more than two decades, National Groundwater Awareness Week has brought focus on the important subject   Properly maintaining wells that tap into groundwater is critical for protecting personal health and the resource, say state health officials. National Groundwater Awareness Week, whi...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
• District 728 calendar will include six-day break at Easter by Jim Boyle Editor In the eyes of some parents and schoolchildren, spring break took a vacation in recent years from Elk River Area School District school calendars. The 2015-16 school calendar, however, will include a six-day stretch,...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Faith in Action’s eighth annual gala will be held Friday, March 27, in Otsego and Saturday, March 28, in St. Cloud. The Otsego event will be at Rockwoods Banquet Center, 9100 Quaday Ave. NE. The St. Cloud gala will be a catered event at Faith in Action’s St. Cloud facility at 1230 Highway 23 E. ...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
Don't Miss A Thing!

Our news stories are now available through email. Simply enter your email address below and click “Subscribe” to see the new stories every day.

×