Possible Cougar Sighting In Elk RiverA big cat could be on the prowl just northwest of the Twin Cities.
Nursing Home Workers In Elk River Plan 2-Day Strike In JuneA group of over 100 nursing home workers in Elk River have announced a two-day strike set for early June.
Elk River Brothers Brewing A Nordic PassionFrom their beer's iconic label featuring a commanding Norseman, Aegir's decor screams all things Nordic. There are Viking battle shields along the walls, as well as images depicting Viking ships and legends.
Cities Declare Snow Emergencies Due To Weekend SnowstormSome Minnesota cities have declared snow emergencies because of Saturday's winter snowstorm.
Patrol: Victims Killed In Elk River Crash Identified As Victoria & Stanley SwenThe Minnesota State Patrol says two people were killed Sunday in a crash on Highway 169 north of Elk River.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck Crossing Highway In Elk RiverA 36-year-old man died Wednesday evening after he was struck by an SUV while walking across a highway in the north metro.
Elk River Teacher Inspires Students To Be Creative During & After SchoolJessica Kemnitz teaches visual arts at Spectrum High School in Elk River.
2 Minnesotans Killed In I-40 Rollover In New MexicoNew Mexico State Police say two Minnesota residents have been killed in a rollover crash.
WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Fire Department In MinnesotaIt is a typical day at Elk River's Fire Station No. 2, where safety is obviously job one. Fire Lieutenant Mark Lees instructs a group of local women on the proper installation and use of child safety seats. When the course is concluded, these women will be certified to conduct child seat safety checks throughout the community. It seems, being safety conscious is just the way things are here in Elk River.
Elk River Seeks Tax Increase For Recreation Areas, Activity CenterThe city of Elk River is seeking $35 million to repair and improve recreational and outdoor activities, and the Elk River City Council is proposing a half-cent sales tax to raise the money.
Elk River’s Spectrum High Is Playing Spectacular FootballSpectrum High School is a charter school started 12 years ago in Elk River. The idea was to make it demanding academically to promote a college future. What has evolved is an unbeaten football team putting up staggering numbers in the process.