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by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing Writer   The Rogers City Council approved a revised plan to build a 156-unit apartment development known as Vincent Woods along County Rd. 81, just west of Marion Court. The matter has been before the Council twice before. In January, the Council tabled a proposal for 192 units in 14 buildings [...]

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by Jim Boyle Elk River Star News   The Elk River Area School Board approved a two-year teachers contract that district officials say will help the district maintain workforce competitiveness and plan for financial challenges. The salary schedule will be improved by 1.25 percent the first year of the contract and 1.5 percent the second [...]

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Community market NOW THROUGH OCT. 17 – A community market will be open on Fridays between 3 and 7 p.m. at the Rockford Mall parking lot (inside in bad weather) through Oct. 17. Look for fresh farm produce, local products like honey and syrup, crafts, jewelry and a wide assortment of items. The fee for [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers   The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for the southern third of the state at 8:45 a.m. Thursday, June 19. Heavy rainfall is expected until 6:30 p.m. this evening. Counties affected include Hennepin County and others in east and central Minnesota. This cell is expected [...]

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Former Rogers High School student Reid Sagehorn Tuesday, June 10, filed a lawsuit against the school district and Rogers police chief. The lawsuit cites “harm to his reputation and standing in the community, mental distress, shame, humiliation and embarrassment” and requests monetary damages “against Police Chief Jeffrey Beahen for defamation.” The lawsuit was in response [...]

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An employee was injured in a forklift accident Friday afternoon, June 6, at 13175 George Weber Dr. in Rogers. Officers were dispatched to a forklift accident occurring at a business. Initial reports were a party sustained a crush type injury while backing the forklift. Officers located the employee seated on the base of the stand [...]

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Teachers approve pact with increases, changes to salary by Jim Boyle ELK RIVER STAR NEWS   The Elk River Area School Board was to vote on a tentative two-year teachers contract June 9 that will provide both increases and changes to the teachers salary schedule. Teachers in the Elk River Education Association approved the two-year [...]

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Community market NOW THROUGH OCT. 17 – A community market will be open on Fridays between 3 and 7 p.m. at the Rockford Mall parking lot (inside in bad weather) through Oct. 17. Look for fresh farm produce, local products like honey and syrup, crafts, jewelry and a wide assortment of items. The fee for [...]

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