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Two teenage boys have been hospitalized after they were struck this morning by a motor vehicle while they were walking on or near 3rd Street in Zimmerman. The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a to the pickup truck versus pedestrian accident at 7:25 a.m. on March 11, according to Sheriff Joel Brott. A [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River Police were called to two car versus train accidents in two days this week, and amazingly no one was injured or killed. The first one happened at about 7 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 17 when a 33-year-old Big Lake woman and her 15-month-old son slid on the tracks and [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The two men involved in the Feb. 13 Elk River home invasion have been charged with burglary, aggravated robbery, kidnapping and assault in Sherburne County 10th District Court. Aaron Ray Martin, a 40-year-old Golden Valley man, and Ryan Thomas Woehler, a 31-year-old Brooklyn Center man, went to the home looking for [...]

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News release — This afternoon, Governor Mark Dayton and members of the state’s Executive Council voted unanimously to extend Emergency Executive Order 14-02 for another 30 days. The order, initially issued by Governor Dayton on January 27, establishes a Peacetime State of Emergency in Minnesota to help relieve the severe shortage of propane and other home heating [...]

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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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