ENJOYING THE MOMENT are City Council Member Mike Wallen, Interim City Administrator Joel Scharf, Erv Danielowski and Mayor Raeanne Danielowski at the Big Lake Food Shelf wine and beer tasting fundraiser.

Red White and Brew brings out a huge crowd

The Big Lake Area Food Shelf Red, White and Brews wine  and beer tasting event at The Friendly Buffalo Friday evening was a big success as residents turned out to support the community.

BIG LAKE Finance Director Deb Wegeleben was serving as an interim but was awarded the position permanently because she did the job so well.

City reviving junk process

Interim City Administrator Joel Scharf presented the city’s revised junk and blight process at Wednesday’s Big Lake City Council meeting.



MAX LOFGREN, getting fitted for a bike helmet by Scott Barta, told his mom Alisha the Bike Rodeo was “...the best place in the whole world.”

LIBERTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL THIRD GRADERS made the audience shiver and shudder Tuesday night with Squirm!, their musical about creepy crawlie creatures. The production had lots of choreography with the singing as well as speaking roles and percussionists. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Kara Zoller, Health Promotions Supervisor