Wednesday Feb 26
Security Systems News
Minn. fire company wins sprinkler contracts worth more $1.25m
ELK RIVER, Minn.-Brothers Fire Protection, a complete life safety solutions company, in February announced it had won two big sprinkler jobs totaling more than $1.25 million-one at a student housing complex and one at an Air Force base.
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Mon Feb 24, 2014
'They've Used An Atom Bomb To Kill An Ant': Attorney On Suspension After Tweet
It was supposed to be joke, a sarcastic response. But a two-word tweet caused an uproar in the Elk River School District.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Mom watches as train hits car with toddler inside
Anja Bochenski of Big Lake, Minn., holds her son Henry on Wednesday as she talks about her car being hit by a train Monday.
Husband Identified Suspect as 'The Creeper' in Elk River Home Invasion
According to the criminal complaint, 40-year-old Aaron Ray Martin was charged with two counts of first-degree burglary, one count of first-degree attempted aggravated robbery, one count of kidnapping, and one count of assault with a dangerous weapon.
St. Cloud Times
Car hit by trains in Elk River dodged crossing arm, tried U-turn
A car that drove around a lowered crossing arm on the Northstar train line, then became stuck while attempting to do a U-turn on the tracks, was struck by two of the commuter trains late Tuesday afternoon in Elk River, police said.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
MN high school student suspended over tweet, classmates protest
About two dozen students demonstrated outside a Rogers High School for the return of a senior suspended over a tweet about a teacher.
Elk River: Car hit by two Northstar commuter trains
No one was injured late Tuesday afternoon when a car was struck by two Northstar commuter trains north of Elk River, Minn.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Northstar train collides with vehicle; baby in car escapes injury
Metro Transit officials say no one was injured when a Northstar train struck a car with a baby boy inside Monday morning at an Elk River crossing.
Northstar Train Strikes Car Left Abandoned On Tracks
Buses have replaced the Northstar Commuter Rail line Monday morning after a train struck a car left abandoned on the tracks near Elk River, Minn.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Neighborhood of Love
In Sherburne County, Elk River is the county seat. In Elk River, Holt Avenue and 5th Street Northwest is the love seat.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
2 Suspects Arrested In Elk River Home Invasion, Police Chase
Authorities said two suspects were arrested Thursday morning in connection with an Elk River home invasion that ended with a police chase through the northwest Twin Cities metro.