elk river rotary
by Joni Astrup Associate Editor A bench memorial in honor of Tom McNair will be installed in a riverfront setting at Bailey Point Nature Preserve in Elk River. McNair was a local banker and Elk River Rotarian who died in 2012. The Elk River Rotary Club has donated $3,500 to the city to pay for [...]...Read More
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by Don Heinzman ECM Publishers Jane Houlton recently was honored as a Paul Harris Fellow by the Elk River Rotary Club. The award is named for Paul Harris, who founded Rotary International. Houlton was honored with one of the highest awards for her leadership in sustaining Courage Center in Golden Va...Read More
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The Elk River Rotary is seeking sponsors and golfers for its fifth annual Golf Tournament at noon Aug. 22 at the Elk River Golf Club. Registration will begin at noon on the day of the event, and dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. Sponsors are being sought at the $1,000, $500 and $150 levels. [...]...Read More
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The eighth annual will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, May 16 at a new location in the Sherburne County Fairgrounds. This year’s event will once again include Karaoke, and the music of Chuck Skajewski and Mikey Kovar as well as Jared Schreifels. Karaoke will begin at 7 p.m. Of course there [...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Taste of Elk River has a new home. The eighth annual event will be held at the Sherburne County Fairgrounds in Elk River. The event will be 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 16. The Elk River Rotary’s marquis fundraising event highlights area food establishments serving delicious e...Read More
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I like the synergy going on in the Elk River Area School District, and I think I know the root of it. There’s a realization in our down economy that we need each other. The Elk River Area School District needs the people, businesses, municipal units of government and community organizations. The o...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Rotary kicked off its third year of STRIVE at Elk River High School this past week. Thirty-one Elk River High School seniors have turned out for the mentorship program for Students Taking Renewed Interest in the Value of Education.  They will be paired with Rotaria...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor A funeral service was held Saturday, June 30, for Thomas Jay McNair, a longtime Elk River resident and community banker whose passion for Elk River gave him the drive to lead the effort to restore the Handke Stadium in Elk River, clean up the Mississippi river bed and do whatever...Read More
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