Local ribbon winners at the Minnesota State Fair, in selected categories. Baked Products Cookies & Bars Chocolate chips, with oatmeal Carrie Sharpe, Zimmerman, 4th Bars with nuts, fruit and/or chips, trail mix Carrie Sharpe, Zimmerman, 4th Light, rolled flat, no frosting Carrie Sharpe, Zimmerman, 3rd Dark, rolled flat, no frosting Carrie Sharpe, Zimmerman, 2nd [...]
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by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Two commercial lots along Highway 10 have been donated to the city of Elk River. The lots are located near Joplin Street, just west of Westbound Liquor. The two 1.5-acre parcels have a total taxable market value of $261,400. Tom Hartman offered to give the lots to the city in [...]
The city of Elk River, with the financial support of a Sherburne County grant, has announced it will host its first Fix-It Clinic. Fit-It Clinics are a collaboration of governmental partners and volunteers intended to help residents with the repair of household goods such as small appliances, furniture, electronics, toys and clothing. The overreaching goal [...]
The late Tony Belanger has been honored as Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for August. For 30 years, Belanger was commander of the Elk River Color Guard, which includes the Legion and VFW. He conducted numerous funerals in the Elk River area, with 65 documented from 2012 to present. He ran flag retirement ceremonies [...]
Last year the Elk River City Council, by consensus, maintained the previously existing ordinance prohibiting any type of sign placement in the city right of way. Since then city staff have implemented an education and awareness program to monitor ordinance compliance. The City Council will be discussing this ordinance at a work session that will [...]
The Elk River City Council has approved a request to convert 36 proposed townhome units in the Kliever Lake Fields East development to 22 single-family lots. The building sizes and types will be similar to Kliever Lakes Field 4th Addition, which was approved in 2013 and converted 42 proposed townhome units into 21 detached single-family [...]