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Trim Your Waste Line – Elk River EnergyCity

We are not talking about joining the gym, however that’s that a good way to trim your other wasteline….its time to trim your BUSINESSES BOTTOM LINE…yes that waste line!

Thursday, January 27th from 7:30am-9:30 AM FREE EVENT at Great River Energy, North of HWY 10, RSVP to 763-635-1000

Learn how your business can save money, reduce waste and conserve water. Refreshments will be served and attendees will receive an Energy City High Five award.

Topics Include:

  • How 30 million lbs of metal turned into $7 million dollars of savings
  • Green Step Cities – Elk River is the model example cities are following
  • Turn your trash into someone else’s treasure
  • The life size pop bottle…what’s it all about?
  • Water conservation through irrigation
  • ‘Recycle Your Holidays’ update
  • And more!

Sponsored by Great Reiver Energy, Caribou Coffee and The City of Elk River

Post by: Chuck Carstensen with The Discovery Team at RE/MAX Results in Elk River. Social Media/Online marketing at Prosper Online.


Elk River ISD 728 “Out of Work Series”

Elk River’s ISD 728 Community  Education is presenting the “Out of Work Series” to be held at Rockwoods Bar & Grill. Began yesterday and will have 4 mores series, Feb 1 & 15,  and then March 1 & 15th.

Appetisers and pop provided along with a menu to order from. Gathering from 6:00-6:30 pm with Program beginning each night at 6:30. 

Helping you with the everyday stress and resourses made available to you when losing your job and feeling overwhelmed. All presented to you Free with no preregistration needed, come to one or all series. 

Next Presentation will be Feb 1st  with “Living on Less…20 Ways to Save More and Spend Less” Presented to you by John Ewoldt, Dollars & Sense, Colomnist, Star Tribune.

Posted by The Discovery Team of Re/Max Results in Elk River.

365 Things To Do Around Elk River, MN Tuturial

Go to 365 Things To Do Around Elk River, MN Facebook Page

Contact: Chuck Carstensen at 612-290-3809 or

FREE Community Foreclosure Forum

More Than 1 in 7 Mortgages Aren’t Being Paid

Nationally, more than one in seven mortgages aren’t being paid.  If you or someone you know is struggling with an unaffordable mortgage, understand that you’re not alone.  Unfortunately, most homeowners facing foreclosure proceed without knowing all of the options.

FREE Community Foreclosure Forum

Date: Saturday January 15th

Time: 9am to 11 am

Location: Elk River YMCA,

Address: 13337 Business Center Drive NW, Elk River

Topics will include:

  • Most recent local Foreclosure Statistics
  • City Foreclosure Strategies
  • FREE Foreclosure Avoidance Programs
  • Life After Foreclosure
  • Avoid Foreclosure Scams
  • Investment Opportunities
  • And Much More

Pass along this information to help someone learn how to avoid foreclosure and start a secure financial future.

*Free Onsite Child Care!  Free YMCA Passes To all who attend!

Seating is limited Please RSVP to: or call 763-635-1042 ….Please provide your name(s), phone and number of attendees.


Blog Author: Chuck Carstensen – Realtor with The Discovery Team at RE/MAX.  For online/social media marketing help go here.


Elk River’s “ICE BREAK 2011” on Lake Orono!

Buy your ticket this year for the Elk River car plunge 2011.  The Chamber of Commerce in Elk River is giving you a chance to pick the time of the day the car will plunge through the ice on Lake Orono.  The winner of this years Elk River “ICE BREAK 2011” will win $2011. Call the Chamber of Commerce for more details!  763.441.3110

Visit the 365 Things to do Around Elk River Page at this link!

Posted by Chuck Carstensen – Realtor with The Discovery Team at RE/MAX and Social Media/Online Marketer. Contact Chuck at 612-290-3809 or to get your Business or Event spotlighted!

This Blog Will Be Back Soon!

Its been over 2.5 years since we used this blog! I will be bring it back soon! Look for more consistent updates coming in 2011!

1681 130th AVE- Ogilvie, MN 56358

The Discovery Team — RE/MAX Associates Plus Team of Minnesota Realtors in Elk River 

Here is a great listing in the country on nearly 10 acres south of Ogilvie.� Beautiful inside and outside see photos and tour on the link below. 


via The Discovery Team — RE/MAX Associates Plus Team of Minnesota Realtors in Elk River


Chuck Carstensen – The Discovery Team – REMAX – 612-290-3809 or 

via 1681 130th AVE- Ogilvie, MN 56358.