Franklin F. Kemp
Franklin F.

TYLER HUVER had fun with playdough at the Big Lake School District Early Childhood open house last month. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards.)
In celebration of its 40th anniversary in Minnesota, Gov. Dayton proclaimed Oct. 20-25, 2014 as Early Childhood Family Education Week.

Greg Klugherz
Greg Klugherz, chief financial officer for CentraCare Health, has been named to the Becker’s Hospital Review list of “150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know.” The list features some of the brightest leaders involved in financial aspects of the health care industry. 

GRAY AREAS indicate counties that are not currently part of an RDC. (Submitted chart.)
Sherburne County could soon be joining with three other counties to form an economic development district.

SOLDIERS LETTERS. The Minnesota Military Veterans Family Tribute (MFT) project is seeking items of correspondence from Sherburne County veterans from the Civil War through today for possible inclusion on the Story Stone each county will have on the memorial now under construction on the State Capitol Mall in St. Paul. The photo depicts an artist's rendition of the material to be etched on the stones, one for each of the 87 counties in the state.
The Minnesota Military Family Tribute (MTF) is seeking items of correspondence from military veterans and their families for inclusion as part of the Story Stones that will be a part of the memorial park now under construction on the Minnesota State Capitol Mall in St.

THE GREEN FAMILY, Jordan, Tina, Faith Eric and Makayla picked their pumpkins at the BLFD Open House Sunday.
Visitors overwhelmed the Big Lake Fire department open house Sunday as the community turned out in force for the Fire Safety Week open house. The event even drew visitors from across the river.

Franklin F. Kemp

TYLER HUVER had fun with playdough at the Big Lake School District Early Childhood open house last month. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards.)

Greg Klugherz

GRAY AREAS indicate counties that are not currently part of an RDC. (Submitted chart.)

SOLDIERS LETTERS. The Minnesota Military Veterans Family Tribute (MFT) project is seeking items of correspondence from Sherburne County veterans from the Civil War through today for possible inclusion on the Story Stone each county will have on the memorial now under construction on the State Capitol Mall in St. Paul. The photo depicts an artist's rendition of the material to be etched on the stones, one for each of the 87 counties in the state.

THE GREEN FAMILY, Jordan, Tina, Faith Eric and Makayla picked their pumpkins at the BLFD Open House Sunday.

Up to the minute

  • Office Hours: Mon - Thurs: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m./ Fri. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m 

Wed. Oct. 22:

  • 6:30 p.m. City of Big Lake meeting - City Hall
  • 7 p.m. Township of Big Lake meeting - Lions Park
  • 7 p.m. Volleyball at Becker

BIG LAKE HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING COURT for 2014 were Ben Book, Collin Teigen, Sam Jochum, Nick Miller, King Dustin Wilcox, Queen Jaiden Lund, Rylee Sayler, Amber Pribnow, Lily Noble and Payton Thompson. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

King Dustin and Queen Jaiden crowned at coronation Friday

This past week was Homecoming Week in the Big Lake School District. Candidates for homecoming king and queen were announced at a pep fest Monday. Coronation was Friday.

MARINEMAX MECHANIC Rob Peterson tries out the Scarab jet boat on Big Lake while Doug Demond and Kevin Baylor look on with a stop watch.

Trail run on a Scarab jet boat

David Stokke of Big Lake works for MarineMax in Rogers, so when his company took on a new line of jet boats, he suggested bringing two of them up to Big Lake for a trial run.

A BIG LAKE FIREFIGHTER (L) used the department’s ladder truck to shoot water on the burning building of Gustafson’s Trailers Tuesday evening. Big Lake, Becker, Clear Lake and Monticello fire departments responded to the call. (Photo by Bill Morgan).

Fire destroys Gustafson Trailers building

A four-alarm fire at Gustafson Trailers in Becker Twp. destroyed the main building located at 14747 165th Ave. SE at Hwy. 10 and Co. Rd. 11 Tuesday afternoon.

BLPD OFFICER RICH BERG is raising funds to support the families of police officers killed in the line of duty. Help him achieve his goal by going for a family fun Ride with Rich at Lions Park Oct. 18. (Submitted photo).

Fall events happening in Big Lake

Fall arrived Tuesday, bringing with it a round of seasonal activities to keep the whole community busy.

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2014-15 WST Community Guide

2014 Clearwater & Clear Lake Communities Guide

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Franklin F. Kemp

TYLER HUVER had fun with playdough at the Big Lake School District Early Childhood open house last month. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards.)

GRAY AREAS indicate counties that are not currently part of an RDC. (Submitted chart.)

SOLDIERS LETTERS. The Minnesota Military Veterans Family Tribute (MFT) project is seeking items of correspondence from Sherburne County veterans from the Civil War through today for possible inclusion on the Story Stone each county will have on the memorial now under construction on the State Capitol Mall in St. Paul. The photo depicts an artist's rendition of the material to be etched on the stones, one for each of the 87 counties in the state.