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The Elk River Independence Day Committee has scheduled a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for the third annual Elk River Independence Day Celebration. The dinner will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at the Elk River American Legion. Tickets will be $9 for adults, and $4 for kids 12 and under and seniors. Proceeds [...]

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Local legislator carries Senate fireworks bill by T.W. Budig ECM Capitol reporter The Republican Senate on Tuesday, April 24, passed a fireworks bill allowing for more powerful fireworks as well aerial fireworks such as bottle rockets. The bill was an amended version passed yesterday by the Republican House. “We’re trying to solve the problems (with the [...]

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The Elk River Independence Day Committee has scheduled a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for the third annual Elk River Independence Day Celebration. The dinner will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at the Elk River American Legion. Tickets will be $9 for adults, and $4 for kids 12 and under and seniors. Proceeds [...]

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The Independence Day celebration was a huge success.This all became a reality due to the vision of one man, Jim Boyle. Jim was the first person to decide to resurrect the 4th of July celebration.  He wanted it to have a new feel, more patriotic and community based. Jim worked countless hours getting community leaders [...]

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On behalf of my family and friends, I’d like to give a huge thank you to the committee that put together the fund-raising efforts for this year’s fireworks display. In years past, we’d watched the show from our front yard and were disgruntled in having to move. However, the people involved have worked hard to [...]

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Monday’s program and display expected to top last year’s by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River’s tradition of capping off Independence Day with a fireworks display made a triumphant return last year, and this year’s promises to be an even better show. New traditions are developing with this event, planned by a citizen-led Independence Day Committee. [...]

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The second annual Elk River Independence Day program and fireworks show at Lions Park is shaping up to be another great community celebration. The fireworks show will be spectacular. As chair of the Elk River Independence Day Committee, I can promise you that. But it’s my sincere hope that the fellowship between family, friends, neighbors [...]

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Main Street Music of Elk River provides music with DJ services. 4 to 6 p.m.   Inflatables and games in the park, provided by District 728 Community Education and the YMCA. 4:30 to 8 p.m.   Flag-raising ceremony at Korean War Memorial in Lions Park by Elk River scouts. 5:30 p.m.   Three-round volley and [...]

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