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Prep Blog: Week 6, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's another huge week in high school football as after Friday night's action, there are just two weeks left in the regular season. That means the focus for many teams has shifted to the playoffs. The primary focus is still the Friday night opponent every week, but teams are now looking at where they might be headed for the postseason.
WCCO Radio Rally: September 11It's week 4...here's the Power Poll and Games of the Week on the WCCO Radio Rally!
Authorities: Elk River Fatal Fire Ruled Possible ArsonAuthorities say a fire that took the life of an Elk River man late last week is being investigated as a possible arson. Firefighters were called at about 12:20 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 28, to a house fire on the 11000 block 187th Avenue NW in Elk River. When firefighters arrived, the home was fully engulfed.
WCCO Radio Rally: September 3Here's the Power Poll and Games of the Week for the WCCO Radio Rally!
Elk River House Fire Claims Life Of Male Victim, DogAn Elk River house fire has claimed the lives of one male occupant and a dog, according to city officials.
Police: 1 Dead, 1 Seriously Hurt In Elk River Head-On CrashOne person was killed and another was seriously hurt after a head-on crash in Elk River early Tuesday morning, according to police. Authorities were called to the crash at about 5:30 a.m. to the 19300 block of Twin Lakes Road.
1 Injured In Sherburne County Motorcycle CrashHighway 169 South was shut down briefly Monday after a motorcycle drove off the road near the Elk River Landfill.
Son Of Slain Cop Indicted On Counts Of 1st & 2nd Degree Murder A grand jury returned an indictment this week on the son of an Elk River police officer accused of killing his father and brother, charging him with first-degree murder and second-degree murder, the Wright County Attorney’s Office says.
Elk River Police, Sherburne County Sheriff Kick Off Canine DemonstrationsCanine demonstrations kicked off Sunday ahead of certifications this week in Elk River. Between 70 to 80 teams from the Elk River Police Department and the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office will participate in four events Monday and Tuesday.
'My Brother Shot Me': 911 Transcripts Released In Shooting Deaths Of Officer, SonRecently released 911 transcripts paint a chilling picture as to what occurred in a fatal shooting of an Elk River police officer and his 27-year-old son.
Hundreds Gather To Remember Elk River Officer, Son"We will never know why." that was the theme of services wrapping up Sunday night for a decorated Elk River police officer and his son. Elk River officer Todd Besser, 49, was killed last weekend. Shortly after, his 27-year-old son Blake was also killed.
Strong Law Enforcement Presence Expected At Officer Besser's FuneralMinnesota's Law Enforcement Memorial Association will have a major presence at Sunday's funeral for Officer Todd Besser. Besser was a long-time member of the Elk River Police Department, and was off-duty when he and his son, Blake, were slain a week ago.