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Other teams competing include Buffalo, Monticello, Rogers, Chisago Lakes, North Branch, and St. Francis. Jan. 18 the dancers compete in the Buffalo Invitational. (Photo by Ken Francis)

The Big Lake Varsity Danceline

THE BIG LAKE VARSITY DANCE LINE, coached by Melissa VanHofwegen, will compete in the Mississippi 8 conference Championship at St. Francis High School Jan. 11 at 11 a.m. 

EAGLES HOCKEY player Jason Tonneslan (right), pictured here talking to team mate Zack Vieau,, scored the Eagles only goal versus Monticello this week. (Submitted photo).

Eagles lose 4 - 1

The Becker-Big Lake varsity hockey Eagles lost to the Monticello Stars Saturday, 4-1

COURTNEY NELSON goes in for a basket against Becker last Friday. She scored 17 points in a 78-57 loss. (Photo by Bill Morgan.)

Ladies drop 2 games

The Big Lake girls basketball team lost two games over the past week.



BABY LIAM SCHUMACHER and marathon runner Amy Visci who returns to Boston this year to support Team Liam. (Submitted photo).

WATERSHED EVENT. Sherburne SWCD Watershed Coordinator Tiffany Determan will host the third-annual Mississippi Watershed Event Thursday, April 24 from 4-7 p.m. in the Monticello Community Center at 505 Walnut St. SWCD staff and experts from state and federal agencies will be on hand to discuss lake and stream renovation projects, and refreshments will be served. (David Hannula photo.)

PAPER TRAIL. Newspapers, tax records, plat books and dozens of other books and printed items in the collection at the Sherburne History Center were highlighted during the "Day at the Museum" tour at the facility last Saturday. One day, the newspapers shown here and many others will be available on a computer screen, SHC officials said, making family historical research a much more convenient process. (David Hannula photo.)

OUTSTANDING FORESTRY AWARD. Sherburne SWCD Conservationist Gina Hugo received this Minnesota Community Forestry Award in March for her work in five urban communities in the previous year. (David Hannula photos.)

POSING FOR A PICTURE WITH THE EASTER BUNNY are Johnny, Olivia, Joe and Jacob O’Brien. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).