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by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Three cars were stolen Tuesday night in Elk River. Two were taken from the same home in the 12000 block of 196th Circle. The third disappeared from a home in the 12300 block of 195th Lane. In all three instances, the keys were in the unlocked cars, which were parked […]

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The Elk River Area School Board approved Jan. 27 all of its delimiter proposals, including the controversial ones at the elementary and middle school level as proposed and the community education proposal with one significant change. The delimiters were voted on separately by category. When it came time to vote on the middle and elementary […]

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An explosion at a Rogers apartment complex forced evacuation of hundreds of residents, but not one resident or firefighter was injured. At approximately 8:41 a.m. Sunday, the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received multiple calls of an explosion at an apartment complex located at 13600 Commerce Boulevard in Rogers. When officials from Rogers Police and […]

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Nowthen man will be on probation for 10 years after two sides agree not to take a chance on second trial by Jim Boyle Editor Carlos Molina Flores will not go to prison for criminal vehicular homicide in the death of Suzanah Van De Walker, of St. Francis, provided he adheres to the conditions of […]

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Elk River Fire and at least five other area fire departments are battling an apartment blaze that broke out Thursday morning. Fire crews on the scene have not been able to confirm if everyone has made it out the Evans Meadows apartment building at 341 Evans Ave., but many residents have been evacuated and are […]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Judge Thomas D. Hayes has declared a mistrial in the case against Carlos Molina Flores, who was charged in Sherburne County 10th District Court with criminal vehicular homicide in the Feb. 24 death of death of Suzanah Van De Walker, a 27-year-old St. Francis woman. A Sherburne County jury reported shortly […]

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