Caouette A benefit for Dan Caouette will be held Saturday, Dec. 15 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Time Out Restaurant & Sports Bar, 19232 Evans St., Elk River. The event will include door prizes, silent auction bidding from 1 to 4 p.m., food specials, and $5 raffle tickets. In August and September, Dan received [...]
Thiede Jamie Lubenow and Ryan Thiede of Elk River announce the birth of their daughter, Carley Elizabeth-Kay, Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, at Fairview Northland Medical Center in Princeton. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces. Grandparents are Jim Lubenow of Maple Grove and Rob and Diana Thiede of Andover.
Bedard Harry Lester Bedard, 22, formerly of the Elk River area, was killed in action April 3, 1945. He was born in Greenbush Township on October 3, 1922. Lt. Bedard was a Bombardier Navigator with the US Army Air Force. His B-25 crashed on the Cebu Islands, Philippines. His remains were identified by the JPAC [...]
by Jim Boyle Editor The process of reshaping the Elk River Area School District’s Strategic Plan began Tuesday night with a diverse cross-section of about 60 citizens taking part in the first of three Community Cafes at the Handke Family Center. While being waited on by District 728 administrators and served food lifted straight from [...]
Jana Hennen Burr, assistant superintendent of District 728, will speak about the state of the school district’s curriculum Wednesday, April 20 at noon in Perkins restaurant in Elk River. The talk is sponsored by the Elk River Citizens League, and is open free to the public. Luncheon orders will be taken at 11:30 a.m. Hennen-Burr [...]
Van Duyn Sophie B. “Toots” (nee McBroom) Van Duyn, 93, of Elk River, died peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011. The funeral service begins at 10 a.m. today (Saturday, Feb. 26) at Elk River Lutheran Church, 19437 Evans St. N.W., Elk River. Dare’s Funeral Home made the arrangements. Interment will be at Wendell Hill Cemetery, Milaca. [...]
Riekens Kate Jensen and Nick Riekens of Elk River announce the birth of their son, Sephiroth Don, Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011, at Fairview Northland Medical Center in Princeton. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces. Grandparents are Lora and Curt Jensen of Nowthen, Sue Lasley of Elk River and Tim Riekens of Brooklyn Park. Great-grandparents are [...]