Shiver Elk River
  by Jim Boyle Editor Shiver Elk River, a community chill-a-bration put on by the Elk River Area Chamber of Commerce, appears to be hitting its stride. The third annual event helped raise more than $12,000 for a record number of 19 different nonprofits. Last year’s event helped 17 groups, inc...Read More
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The third annual Shiver Elk River will be on Saturday, Feb. 9 at Lake Orono and Handke stadium. The Elk River Chamber and event sponsors invite everyone out for community and family fun. A central feature is the Shiver Plunge at 2 p.m, which raises funds for local organizations.  If you aren’t ju...Read More
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Registration is under way for the many events that are part of this year’s Shiver Elk River event, scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 9. •Get Ready to Jump: The central feature of Shiver Elk River is the Shiver Plunge at Lake Orono. Last year nearly 100 people participated in the plunge which helped t...Read More
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Alan Sakry once remarked in an interview for a Business Almanac story that if you take care of your clients they will take care of you. It wasn’t a line he picked up at some business or marketing conference. He lived it — both his business and personal life. He could judge the legitimacy of [......Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor Participants in Shiver Elk River have long since dried off and warmed up, but some local chili makers are still celebrating their big win at the community chill-a-bration. Lynn Gadach of Broadway Bar & Pizza, Elk River was the winner of the professional division of the Shiver...Read More
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The Star News has learned that due to some scheduling conflicts, ERX Motor Park officials have cancelled the the Shiver Elk River 120 races at ERX Motor Park on Feb. 25. For more information, visit the track’s website www.erxmotorpark.com or email [email protected]...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The second annual Shiver Elk River, a community Chill-A-Bration set for Saturday, Feb. 25, is coming together nicely despite some wild and unusually warm winter weather. Event organizers from the Elk River Area Chamber of Commerce are not worried in the least, according to Debbi ...Read More
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Click here to read more about the Shiver Plunge and the Chili Cook-Off. The deadline to register for either one is Feb. 17.   The 2nd annual Shiver Elk River is fast approaching, with events planned at Handke Pit, Lake Orono and ERX Motor Park. Shiver Elk River will be held Saturday, Feb. 25 an...Read More
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Second Shiver Plunge planned; chili contest now open to amateurs and pros by Joni Astrup Associate editor Shiver Elk River is back. This community “chill-a-bration,” coordinated by the Elk River Area Chamber of Commerce and in its second year, is set for Saturday, Feb. 25. Two key compon...Read More
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