by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River High School senior Matt Engler has known since he was a small child he wanted to grow up to be a diesel mechanic. At age 8, he announced he would work for Morrell someday. That was during his move from South Florida to Elk River as he drove by [...]
Elk River High School’s DECA program sponsored its first Race for a Muscle, a mud run fund raiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Participants got down and dirty on the ERX Motorsports track at the Oct. 22 event and raised money for a good cause at the same time.
by Jim Boyle Editor Excitement is building for Manufacturers Week, which has been proclaimed by the city of Elk River as Oct. 22–28. Four Elk River manufacturing businesses are working with Elk River High School and the city of Elk River to offer tours of their facilities, in addition to public tours of two of [...]
by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River High School’s homecoming was capped off by a tough loss to a top-ranked opponent, but it wasn’t for a lack of a game face throughout the week. Whether it was at one of the dress-up days during the festive week, at a raucous pep fest and crowning or the [...]
Elk River High School’s DECA program is promoting local small businesses with a “Don’t Stop the Shop” initiative. Students are being asked to sign a pledge to buy from local businesses and to support Elk River entrepreneurs. They are also turning to the greater community in this quest. “Local businesses and entrepreneurs are the building [...]