The Class of 2013 in the Elk River Clean-Up project posed for a picture a Lakeside Park in Big Lake last Saturday morning before heading out to collect trash from bridges, riverbanks and lake shore areas. The effort included 19 volunteers and five staffers from the Sherburne Soil and Water Conservation Dist. office in Elk River. (Photo by David Hannula.)



THE BIG LAKE LIONESS ANNUAL GARAGE SALE drew plenty of shoppers to Lions Park Saturday morning. The Lioness Club has been serving the Big Lake Community for 31 years. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

TREE EXPERT Gina Hugo works for the Sherburne County Soil and Water Conservation District.