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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River Police are encouraging motorists not to test their luck by driving drunk this St. Patrick’s Day. The police department will add extra DWI patrols on the roads during the holiday weekend to prevent alcohol-related crashes. St. Patrick’s Day is historically a dangerous drinking-and-driving party period, and officers, troopers and [...]

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Indictments come in assault on jail officers Earlier this week in federal court in St. Paul, three federal detainees were indicted for assaulting two correctional officers at the Sherburne County Jail in Elk River. Ira Lee Goodwin, 26, Michael Scott Luedtke, 25, and Edward McCabe Robinson, 28, were specifically charged with one count of conspiracy to assault persons assisting federal law [...]

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Indictments come in assault on jail officers Earlier this week in federal court in St. Paul, three federal detainees were indicted for assaulting two correctional officers at the Sherburne County Jail in Elk River. Ira Lee Goodwin, 26, Michael Scott Luedtke, 25, and Edward McCabe Robinson, 28, were specifically charged with one count of conspiracy to assault persons assisting federal law [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River Police are investigating two burglaries of businesses along Highway 10 in Elk River. Officers responded to an alarm at Bela Salon, 19320 Highway 10, during the early morning hours of Feb. 22. Upon arrival they noted evidence that the store had been entered and that a cash till had [...]

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Elk River police were called to an Elk River elementary school this past week by the staff there to assist their discussion with a student who has an apparent fascination with firearms and war. The student explained his interest in history and warfare, according to the incident complaint report. The fourth-grade student also explained that [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River police responded to a motor vehicle crash between a passenger car and a pickup with a snow plow on it being driven by a 48-year-old Rogers man shortly before 10 p.m. on Feb. 10. It was determined that the passenger car had failed to stop for the pickup, causing [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The fact that winters in Elk River, Minnesota may seem long was not reason enough for juvenile males to be pulling each other around in an inner-tube — behind a truck. Elk River police asked the boys shortly after 8:30 p.m. Feb. 2 to find other ideas for entertainment after explaining [...]

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