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  1. Wild: Defenseman Nate Prosser signs two-way deal with St. Louis BluesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | TwinCities

    ... Nate Prosser agreed to terms with the St. Louis Blues on a one-year, two-way deal. Prosser, a 28-year-old from Elk River, spent the past five seasons with the Wild, appearing in 126 games. After spending much of his time in Minnesota as a healthy ...

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  2. Standoff ends with Big Lake man's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | St. Cloud Times

    ... a standoff began. People in the immediate area were evacuated and tactical teams from the sheriff's office and the Elk River police department responded. Telephone negotiations ensued and Barenburg surrendered just before 10 p.m. He was being held ...

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  3. Minnesota Eletions 2014: Part IIIRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Daily Kos

    ... R District 30: Much like district 29, but even more Republican and centered around St. Michael/Albertville and Elk River. Former Elk River City Councilman Nick Zerwas easily won his inaugural race for the state legislature in 2012, and is a shoo-in ...

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  4. No. 13 Craig Dollansky: PennLive's Top 25 Sprint Car Drivers in the CountryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | PennLive.com

    ... up at a track anywhere in the country, he is, immediately, identified with the nickname, "The Crowd Pleaser." The Elk River, Minn., came by that moniker because of his aggressive style and ability to run along the fence and on the edge. He earned ...

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  5. Sherburne County Fair revamp looks to attract allSherburne County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | St. Cloud Times

    ... One and a 43-inch flatscreen TV - will help draw teenagers to the four-day event that gets underway July 17 in Elk River. The selfie contest will take the form of a scavenger hunt, with 15 items to be found each day. (Some of them will require a ...

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  6. Cretex Companies Acquires Wickstrom ManufacturingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Inc. Cretex, established in 1917, is a privately held, diversified manufacturing company headquartered in Elk River, Minnesota. The company's subsidiaries operate in four major markets: medical, aerospace & defense, industrial, and infrastructure. ...

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  7. Key events this weekKey events this weekA roundup of news in Central...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | St. Cloud Times

    ... County board of commissioners meets at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Government Center, 13880 Business Center Drive NW, Elk River. Agenda items include consideration of a policy that would prohibit hunting on county-owned parks and trails. WAITE PARK ...

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  8. Street assessments reduction made on Chisago City's proposed street workRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Chisago County Press

    ... bids all below $250,000, and the total private assessment has dropped to nearly $208,000. North Valley Inc., of Elk River, submitted the low bid and Heth said all of their work should be completed by mid-October. Council gave the city's blessing for ...

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  9. Motorists, firms cope with rising Rice roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | St. Cloud Times

    ... Larson said. He remembers back in the 1980s, when transportation officials talked about creating a freeway from Elk River to Brainerd. The interchange being built near his vantage point in the Old Creamery is another phase in that vision, he said. ...

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  10. PHOTOS | Great Bull Run and Tomato RoyaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    ERX is an all-season motorsports facility located in Elk River, MN, right off US Highway 169.

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  11. Thousands run with bulls in Elk River eventRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... scorn he has faced over his high-profile prosecutions of South Asian defendants, particularly that of an... ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) -- Thousands of Minnesota adrenalin junkies took their chances to run with the bulls during an event in Elk River. ...

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  12. Sherburne sheriff hosts 2 forums on heroinSherburne sheriff hosts 2...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... events are open to anyone interested in learning more about heroin and other illegal drugs. The events will be in Elk River and Becker on the following dates: Panelists will include members of the Sherburne County Attorney's Office, Elk River Police ...

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  13. continue readingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Roseville Review

    Mounds View senior Ryan Plasencia gets the ball as Elk River's Ben Johnson safely steals second base in the sixth inning.

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  14. Ramsey expects new interchange soon on Hwy. 10Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... 4-mile stretch, which would cost about $125 million. MnDOT says the Hwy. 10 corridor - from Ramsey's border with Elk River to Ferry Street in Anoka - has had a crash rate in the past three years of about one death per million vehicle miles traveled, ...

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  15. Sauk Rapids man arrested after car chase in SherburneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... 48-year-old Barton Roberts at about 5:20 a.m. in Zimmerman, but he led deputies and officers from Big Lake and Elk River on a chase, according to Sheriff Joel Brott. The pursuit ended near the intersection of County Road 14 and U.S. Highway 10 in ...

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  16. Sherburne, Vonco reach agreement over landfill feesSherburne, Vonco...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... that the fees set in the agreement also will apply to any construction debris or industrial waste deposited at Elk River Landfill, the county's other major open landfill, Sime said. Trying to calculate the right fee to cover a county's risk of ...

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  17. Broncos take eighth at NCAA ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... to go, the lead pack continued to increase the gap, but Bates pursued to hold on to the fourth-place position. The Elk River, Minn., native held her position and finished in fourth place, giving her the third-consecutive 5,000m All-America honor of ...

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  18. Elk River freight derailment forces Amtrak 'Empire Builder' detourRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | TwinCities

    Amtrak's Empire Builder train riders Friday got a major detour through west-central Minnesota due to a freight train derailment on BNSF Railway tracks near Elk River.

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  19. Piecemeal approach jump-starts a safer U.S. 10 in Anoka CountyRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... out a plan for overhauling the seven-mile stretch of U.S. 10 that runs from the Rum River to Ramsey's border with Elk River. It also articulates a way to do the job for less than half the cost initially proposed for the project, dropping the price ...

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  20. Emma Bates wins NCAA 10,000m titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Arbiter

    ... national title won by a Broncos woman, and the first outdoor title since Kurt Felix won the decathlon in 2012. The Elk River, Minn. native was in the lead pack for the entire race, putting her in good contention to break away from the pack when Kirk ...

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