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by Jim Boyle Editor A 19-year-old Elk River woman reported that sometime before 1 a.m. July 10, someone stole the front license plate off her vehicle, which had been parked in the 1000 block of School Street. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office left her a voice mail saying that her plate used in a gas [...]

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Elk River Police and Fire responded to VandenBerge Middle School on a report of two-vehicle personal injury accident on Wednesday night. Emergency personnel arrived about 5:30 p.m. to find one vehicle smashed up against the brick wall to the west of the main entrance. The driver of that vehicle was transported to a hospital. She [...]

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A 55-year-old Otsego woman died in a two-vehicle crash that happened about 7:24 a.m. on Jan. 24 on Wright County Road 37 near Quaday Avenue Northeast in the City of Otsego, according to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office. The initial investigation indicates that a 1993 Oldsmobile Achieva was westbound on County Road 37 near Quaday [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor A crash at about 9 p.m. on Nov. 21 at the intersection of Highway 169 and School Street sent three people to the hospital, but none with life threatening injuries, according to the Minnesota State Highway Patrol. The accident involved an Mazda SUV passenger vehicle and a Northstar tow truck hauling [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River Police are investigating a June 27 motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a 19-year-old Elk River man. Erich Kanne, a 2012 graduate of Elk River High School, had been traveling south in the 19400 block of Proctor Road in Elk River shortly before 10:30 p.m. when his 2005 [...]

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An Elk River woman died in a motorcycle accident in Brooklyn Park June 1. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Louise Moyer, 63, of Elk River, was riding on a motorcycle driven by Leroy Moyer, 72, of Elk River. The motorcycle was going north on Highway 169 near 63rd Avenue in Brooklyn Park shortly before [...]

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A 56-year-old Brooklyn Park woman veered off Elk Lake Road (19500 block of County Road 1) and plowed through a fence at about 7:40 a.m. on May 6 in Elk River. A resident who lives in the 19000 block of Boston Street called on the accident. Police officers who arrived at the scene were puzzled [...]

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  Elk River Police are investigating a crash from over the weekend in which a car veered off Highway 10 Saturday night and crashed into the former Elk Motel. Tracks can be seen leading up to the end unit of the apartment complex, where the vehicle struck a vacant apartment. The car came down an [...]

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