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REBECCA MARTIN AND HER FAMILY include Kennedy and Lerisa McCree, Husband Reed’s daughter from his first marriage, and her seven-year old son, also named Reed.

BL woman suffers from Fahr's Disease

Rebecca Martin of Big Lake suffered severe migraines throughout her twenties, but when she suddenly became disoriented while she was grocery shopping in Walmar

DAVE NELSON OF BIG LAKE poses for a picture with the 1973 Chevy Camaro his wife, Gina, bought him for Father’s Day five years ago. “I was joking with her but she bought it for me,” said Dave.

Car show raises funds for good cause

Sunday’s heat and humidity did little to squelch the enthusiasm of local car buffs who turned out in force at McPete’s Entertainment Center Sunday afternoon for the Breaknecks Car Club Sweet Ride

BLCIA PRESIDENT BRAD JOHNSON (seated center) address the 45 or so who turned out for the lake group’s annual meeting Saturday. Also pictured (rear right) was Ken Grob, Hubbard County task force chair to combat invasive aquatic species. (Photo by Gary W. Meyer)

Lake group carries on the fight against invasive species

The Big Lake Community Improvement Association, challenged with the task of caretaking the city’s two largest lakes, was given pretty good grades by their gues

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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY WALL RAISING CEREMONY  in Big Lake for the Jeremy Iaquinto-Trisha Egan family. Jeremy and Dontay are in the doorway, Grandma is next, then daughters Erin, Arianna and Hailey, with mom Trisha looking on behind them. Pastor Terry Gryzbowski is in the pink shirt, next to them. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

FUDGIN’ DELICIOUS ICE CREAM has delicious treats for everyone as well as an amazing line of home decor products. Last week the Big Lake Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new business. Pictured from the left are Deb Steiskal from Congresswoman Michele Bachmann’s office, Donna Clarksean from KleinBank, owner Anne McKeehan, Melanie Yarke, Sherburne County Economic Development Specialist Dan Weber, John Howard from Coborn’s, Big Lake Chamber of Commerce President Tricia Skodje, City of Big Lake Economic Development’s Heidi Steinmetz, local author Lauri Robinson, Susan Nagorski from the West Sherburne Tribune, Big Lake Chief of Police Joel Scharf and Mayor Raeanne Danielowski. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).