by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River’s state tournament adventure in girls soccer lasted just one game as the Minnetonka Skippers shut down the Elks 3-0 on Tuesday evening. The Elks managed only three shots on goal, none of them close-range, against one of the most difficult teams in the state to score against, [...]
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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Denis Bardashevskiy and the Elk River Elks assaulted the school record books with a 600-yard plus torrent of rushing against a depleted Monticello defense and won by a basketball score, 69-42, over the Magic in their playoff opener Tuesday evening. “I’m sure it was a fun game to watch, [...]
n Educator’s passion for helping teachers and kids with special needs brings him to Ivan Sand High School by Jim Boyle Editor Tom Hoffman would have gladly followed in his father’s footsteps had it not been for some timely advice from the man he had come to respect. He has since cultivated a 32-year [...]
While bracing for farm bill, CAER crafts partnership n Nine restaurants in Elk River, Otsego and Zimmerman will help raise money Nine restaurants in Elk River, Otsego and Zimmerman want you to eat out during the month of October. Not only for their sake, but to raise money for Community Aid Elk River, the local food shelf for the area [...]
n Minnesota Grange to host first major community event in half a century The Oliver Hudson Kelley Grange will host “A Full Moon Barn Raising,” a community event aimed at continuing the revitalization and promotion of the Grange’s rich history. This event, which will run from 7 to 10 p.m. on Oct. 19 at the Oliver Kelley Farm, will feature numerous activities, including a performance of [...]
A 27-year-old Ramsey woman was transported to a hospital after the car she was driving was struck about 10:31 a.m. on Oct. 13 in the intersection of Highway 169 and Main Street in Elk River. Emily Pieper was one of two motorists westbound on Main Street when a truck being driven by Charles Richard Kenevan, [...]
n Local homeowners urged to check for recalls on air handling units to prevent fires by Jim Boyle Editor An Otsego family has been displaced by a house fire, and area families are being warned the same thing could happen to them. The Elk River Fire Department was called to [...]