DAUNTE BATES is ready to enjoy his lunch.
Big Lake School District’s summer breakfast and lunch program has really taken off this year, with many more children taking advantage of the free meals.

MONTICELLO PUBLIC WORKS Mike Rogers catching the cockatoo which flew into a window of their building. (Submitted photos).
Tom Grossnickle, who works for the public works department in Monticello, got a big surprise three weeks ago when a large bird flew into a window while he was at work.

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).
The Sherburne County Fair was blessed with perfect weather for at least three of the four days of its run last week. Starting with Day Care Day Thursday and ending with senior day Sunday, attendance was up over last year.

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).
Smokey the Bear visited the Big Lake Public Library Tuesday to teach everyone about the dangers of wildfire and how to prevent it.

Cooper Adcock and Natalie Johnson volunteered to be in charge of selling snacks to weary shoppers at the Sale of Stuff.
The Saron Lutheran Church youth ministry, The Refuge, held their Sale of Stuff this week. The congregation donated plenty of very nice items to sell.

Daniel Barenburg
Daniel Barenburg, 47, of Big Lake Township, was arrested after a six-hour stand-off with law enforcement officials Sunday evening shortly before 10 p.m.

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.

Daniel Barenburg

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WE CAN BE THE CHANGE volunteers from Saron Lutheran Church Chance Ottinger, Gayle Ahrens, Vera Habeger and Tom Stich pause for a picture after completing their projects. (Submitted photo).

Saron people can be the change

The people of Saron Lutheran Church in Big Lake are rising to the challenge of making a positive change in the Big Lake community by volunteering to tackle mor

THE GREAT BRODINI got a little help from four-year old Elias Henning during his performance at the Big Lake Public Library Monday. Brodini has been performing his act for 30 years and has worked with the library’s summer reading program for 13 years. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Kids meet the Great Brodini at the library

The Great Brodini brought his magic to the Big Lake Public Library this week to entertain an audience of about 50 youngsters plus their parents.

THE BIG LAKE SPUD FEST MEDALLION HAS BEEN FOUND in the third week of the hunt by John Muir and his grandson’s, Mike and Jimmie and granddaughter Elizabeth Johnson.

Medallion has been found

The Big Lake Spud Fest medallion has been found by long-time Big Laker and retired civics teacher John Muir and his grandchildren, Mike and Jimmy Muir and granddaughter Elizabeth Johnson.

BIG LAKE MIDDLE SCHOOL HIGH HONORS STUDENTS were recognized Friday, along with all the students who showed the most improvements in their grades. (Photos by Jennifer Edwards).

BLMS recognizes academic all-stars

Big Lake Middle School recognized their Minnesota Academic All-Stars Friday before school was dismissed for the summer.

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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.