Monthly Archives: July 2010

Elk River skater Rachel Halvorson joins Disney show

Rachel Halvorson, 18, of Elk River, left Saturday for a plumb of a first job — joining Disney on Ice for its Toy Story 3 show. Her Elk River Figure Skating Club coaches and fellow skaters are quite thrilled and … Continue reading

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Aug. 10 primary: rundown of statehouse, congressional races

by T.W. BudigECM capitol reporter Primary voters on Aug. 10 will decide which candidate advances to the November election in a number of contested area statehouse and congressional races.

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Additional closures scheduled for Highway 10 resurfacing in northern Twin Cities Metro suburbs

Press Release, Roseville, Minn. — Northern Twin Cities Metro motorists will encounter additional lane and ramp closures this weekend on eastbound Highway 10 between Interstate 35W and Highway 65 in Mounds View and Blaine.  The restrictions are in addition to … Continue reading

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College for kids and teens at Kid U

Hundreds of children hit the books, perfected new skills and explored virgin territory when the annual Kid U/College for Kids and Teens took to the classrooms at Anoka-Ramsey Community College in July.  

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DFL gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton profiled

A veteran DFL warhorse is making another charge.

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DFL gubernatorial candidate Matt Entenza profiled

Former DFL House Minority Leader Matt Entenza of St. Paul may soar over Minnesota as governor one day, but that will require political lift.

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DFL gubernatorial candidate Margaret Kelliher profiled

One image of her childhood she likes to conjure is the girl on the tractor.

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Anoka looking for help to finish last piece of the trail

The city of Anoka is applying for grant money to complete a trail connection along the Rum River.

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Zion Lutheran Church welcomes new senior pastor

Anoka’s Zion Lutheran Church is welcoming a new senior pastor to its congregation.  

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Anoka’s Cygnus Academy charter school closing

Anoka’s charter school Cygnus Academy will not reopen for classes in the fall.

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