FORTY-FIVE YOUTHS AND NINE ADULTS traveled to Ashland, MT to participate in a mission trip at an Indian Reservation last week. The group was led by Youth Pastor Doug Watercott of Mary of the Visitation Catholic Church in Becker/Big Lake. (Submitted Photo)

Students on mission to reservations

Doug Watercott recently led a team of 54 people to Ashland, MT for a mission trip to help the people of the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation “right” a few things and re-focus their lives.

THE NORTH STAR FAMILY THEATRE COMPANY is putting on Shrek! The Musical at the Zabee Theater in Elk River. Pictured above from the right are backstage hands Jack Freund and Master Electrician Marcello LeGrew from Big Lake, Kristina Roe from Becker, who plays Fiona, Brad Scarp from Zimmerman, who plays Shrek, Jim Freund, who plays King Harold, Beth Freund as Mama Bear and Lexi Freund who is one of the three blind mice. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Big Lakers involved with Shrek production

The North Star Family Theatre company is putting on Shrek: The Musical, at the Zabee Theater in Elk River from the end of July through the beginning of August.



DAUNTE BATES is ready to enjoy his lunch.

MONTICELLO PUBLIC WORKS Mike Rogers catching the cockatoo which flew into a window of their building. (Submitted photos).

2014-2015 SHERBURNE COUNTY FAIR Junior Royalty are Duke Mike Edlund, Duchess Sophia Gerou, King Justice Haom, Queen Peyton Provost, Prince Tyson Newman and Princess Lilian Lies with the past royalty. (Submitted photo courtesy of Always Platinum Photography).

SMOKEY THE BEAR posed for a picture with Mia and Yazmine Garcia at the Big Lake Public Library. Smokey teaches everyone to prevent wildfires. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Cooper Adcock and Natalie Johnson volunteered to be in charge of selling snacks to weary shoppers at the Sale of Stuff.