The Big Lake boys soccer team.

Boys soccer lost 1-0

Staff Writer
Ken Francis

THE BIG LAKE BOYS soccer team played one of its best games of the season, but lost, 1-0 in a shootout after double overtime to Hermantown in the Section 7A playoffs last Thursday. Hermantown (12-6-2) went on to beat Cloquet, Monticello and Chisago Lakes to advance to the state tournament. Above, Raymond Cisneros (right) tries to head in a shot off a corner kick in a game earlier this season as his teammates are poised for a rebound.


OFFICER JOSH PESTA is the newest member of Big Lake’s police department. He hails from Long Prairie and started on the job last week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

TOM GEROLD of Alive! Lutheran Church of Monticello met with the Big Lake Twp. Board Wednesday to outline plans for moving their church to a Co. Rd. 11 site, just west of the former River Inn. Looking over the plans were Supervisors Bruce Aubol, Norm Leslie, Larry Alfords and Steve Pfleghaar. (Photo by Gary W. Meyer)

DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES Gordy Vosberg is excited about the expanding role of paramedics in keeping people at home in the community through the Healthy At Home follow-up care program and offering the best emergency services to those in need. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Construction of the Oak Savannah Learning Center started March 25, 2015. The new learning center is located up the hill from the Old School House site, south of Co. Rd. 9. (Submitted Photo)

WH served 2,295 meals at its 78th Annual Meeting.