1. MPCA Addresses Air Quality Concerns Following Fire in Becker

    Just after 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18, emergency crews were called to a fire at Northern Metal Recycling in Becker, which appears to have started inside a massive pile of crushed vehicles at the facility. Read on...
  2. Energy City Insights – Smart Salting and Snow Removal

    Minnesota is the land of 10,000 lakes but did you know chloride contamination is a major concern for our water bodies? Salt and anti-icing agents help keep our roads and sidewalks free of ice and snow, but they also... Read on...
  3. ‘Mayor for a Day’ Essay Winners Recognized

    At the February 18 City Council meeting, two special Elk River students from VandenBerge Middle School, Gabriella Tobin and Elena Rangel, were recognized following a statewide essay contest by the League of Minnesota Cities (LMC). Read on...
  4. ERFD Welcomes New Tender to Fleet

    Recently, the Elk River Fire Department (ERFD) replaced the oldest vehicle in its fleet - 40-year old Tender 1, which began as a donated milk truck tank situated atop a Ford Chassis. Read on...
  5. What’s with the Hydrants in Plastic Bags?

    Winter in Minnesota can be tough - on people, pets, vehicles and even fire hydrants! You’ve likely noticed the red plastic bags around many of Elk River’s fire hydrants, and while one purpose is to... Read on...
  6. 2019 Elk River Police Statistics

    We’re pleased to report crime statistics in Elk River for the year 2019 illustrate a major downtrend in many incidents when compared to the previous year... Read on...
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  1. Fri, Feb 21

    Open Hockey Helmets are mandatory, all other protective gear is encouraged.
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  3. Sun, Feb 23

    Open Hockey Helmets are mandatory, all other protective gear is encouraged.
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  5. Wed, Feb 26

    Elk River Realtor’s Forum Area Realtors: Join us to learn about the local housing market from area leaders during a fast-pace...
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