BIG LAKE’S BEYOND THE YELLOW RIBBON COMMITTEE members are (Front row, left to right), Kathy Smith, Cathy Poslusny, Deb Straw, Ketti Green and Mayor Raeanne Danielowski. Back row is Wayne Harris, Dr. Greg Smock, Marty Straw, George Quinn, Chief Joel Scharf and Greg Green. Not pictured is Tim Smith. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Yellow Ribbon remembers SGT Smith

Big Lakers have formed  a committee working towards making the city a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon community, offering support to local military members, veterans and their families.



BIG LAKE BULL RIDER Mike Wolbeck poses for a picture with his daughter, Paisley, and fiancee, Amanda Langerud.

Lily Noble helps the 4x200 relay team to first place

LIFE IN OLD TIME BIG LAKE was a very different proposition then it is today, middle school students from April Bischoff and Ann Segner’s classes discovered when they had some guest speakers come to class Wednesday. Sharing their history were long-time residents Darlene Lanz and Dee and Norm Leslie. That’s me on the right. (Photo by April Bischoff).

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