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Rogers woman a finalist in ice cream contest

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Alvin G. Ebert, 81, of Waterford Conn., formerly of Rogers

Ebert Alvin G. Ebert, 81, of Waterford Conn., formerly of Rogers, died peacefully Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011, of pancreatic cancer. He was born on Sept. 18, 1929, in Rogers, to Alfred and Lillian (Neuman) Ebert. Shortly after graduating from Concordia … Continue reading

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State Fair, a real family affair

by Bob Grawey Staff writer If enthusiasm was a judged competition at the Minnesota State Fair, then Dustin Sims would certainly be a favorite for one of those big purple ribbons given out for the best of the best. As … Continue reading

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Farmers markets continue into fall

Harvest is in full swing, and area farmers markets will continue operating into the fall. Here is a rundown of local markets: •Elk River Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 29. The market is in the parking lot of … Continue reading

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Open house set for Hassan, Rogers final merger issues

Rogers City Council members agreed to move the final merger date with Hassan from Jan. 1, 2012 to July 1, 2012. The action at the Aug. 9 Rogers City Council meeting was approved 4-0, with the contingency remaining that Hassan … Continue reading

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Rogers student set to compete in Buffalo rodeo

Danny Chandler of Rogers will compete in the Minnesota High School Rodeo Saturday, Aug. 27 at the Buffalo Rodeo grounds. Chandler, who has been competing in high school rodeos the past three years, will enter the steer wrestling and the … Continue reading

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Marcella Weber, 87, of Rogers and Elk River

Weber Marcella Weber, 87, of Rogers and Elk River, died peacefully Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, after living the last several years with Alzheimer’s. Family and music were very important in her life. Mrs. Weber loved to dance, tap dancing into … Continue reading

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Donald J. “Dude” Milless, 88, of Rogers

Milless Donald J. “Dude” Milless, 88, of Rogers, died Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at his home. He was born Aug. 15, 1922, in Rogers, to John and Flora (Deschene) Milless. After graduating from Elk River High School in 1941, he … Continue reading

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Hassan, Rogers vote to combine park plans

Hassan Township and the city of Rogers have approved a proposal to combine both master park plans into one unified plan. The Hassan Town Board agreed to the measure at the Aug. 1 town board meeting while the Rogers  City … Continue reading

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Hassan, Rogers deal rests on contingencies

by Bob Grawey Staff writer It seems a break could be imminent in a deadlock between Hassan and Rogers over hot-button details to the upcoming full merger of the two communities in 2012. Hassan had asked Rogers for a six-year … Continue reading

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