High School

Four hornets won individual titles at the Big Lake Invitational in December, leading the team to the championship. They were (from left) Caleb Juhl, Wyatt, Juhl, Derek Helgoe and Cole Sixberry.

Wrestlers square off against STMA

The Big Lake Wrestling Team square off against one of the state's top times Thursday, St. Michael-Albertville, in a dual meet at the Big Laek gym.

The Knights are ranked #2 in Class 3A. 

BECKER BIG LAKE VARSITY HOCKEY EAGLES Alec Doran, Travis Ferris and Weston Schug. Weston scored two goals against Richfield this week. (Submitted photo).

Eagles skate past Richfield, 7-2

The Becker Big Lake Eagles varsity hockey team beat Richfield, 7-2, Tuesday after Richfield  scored first in the first period at their invitational.



(From left) Lexi Freund (Big Lake), Betsey Cornelius and Ben Cornelius (Nowthen), Gunner Dorweiler and Colton Dorweiler (Princeton), Ben Manning (Zimmerman), Bailey Dorweiller (Princeton) and Salene Krueger (Big Lake.) The county fair runs from July 16-19. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Dr. Lola Sutherland is retiring from clinical practice after 33 years in the Big Lake community. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards.)

SMITTY’S AMATEUR FIDDLERS CONTEST drew 22 musicians to compete in Big Lake this year. They were accompanied by Gilmore Lee.

LEE GERHARDSON, 47, from New London, was found dead in Big Lake near the swimming beach in 10 feet of water Monday. Cause of death is unknown at this time but foul play is not suspected.

Adopt-a-Road participants volunteer for Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) and work to clean roadsides that border and bisect refuge land. This spring, from April to June, approximately six individuals, three families, and seven groups, such as boy and girl scouts and 4-H groups, volunteered to clean countless miles of roads. (Submitted photo.)