RIDE WITH RICH.
Big Lake Police Investigator Rich Berg will be riding his bicycle 250+ miles for Law Enforcement United – Road for Hope 2015 to raise money for families of officers who have died in the line of duty. The ride will take place May 10-12, 2015 from Virginia to Washington D.C. Officer Berg is trying to raise $5,000.

Barbara Jean Whitcomb (Orton)
Barbara Jean (Orton) Whitcomb ended her earthly journey to join Our Heavenly Father in her new journey Oct. 20, 2014 after a courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Barb was born in Princeton, to Elwood and Dorothy (Wiley) Orton July 9, 1964.

Steve Taylor, Administrator
 The Sherburne County Board Tuesday approved a reorganization of the county administrator’s department that will include the creation of a new assistant county administrator position.

PARAGON FIXTURES GENERAL MANAGER DAVID GRIMM gave a tour of their high-end cabinet and display case shop in honor of Manufacturer’s Week in Big Lake. Pictured from the left ar Kristy Murray from T. J.s Packaging, Sclint Schniefer from Remmele Engineering, David Grimm of paragon Fixtures and Steve Pfleghaar of Big Lake Township. (Photos by Jennifer Edwards).
Big Lake celebrated manufacturer’s Week Tuesday with a special lunch at the Carousell Works Historic Events Center and a tour of Paragon Fixtures in the Big Lake Industrial Park.
MNsure announced their 2015 insurance rates. While the rates vary depending on provider and plan, the only thing certain is most individuals enrolled in the exchange will see sharp premium increases in 2015.

Norma Lillian Lemke
Norma Lillian Lemke Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother   Norma Lillian Lemke, 85, of Big Lake formally of Elk River passed away peacefully surrounded by her daughters on October 21, 2014.   Norma was born in Minneapolis, MN on May 2, 1929.     Norma married James Lemke on August 23, 1947.  

RIDE WITH RICH.

Barbara Jean Whitcomb (Orton)

Steve Taylor, Administrator

PARAGON FIXTURES GENERAL MANAGER DAVID GRIMM gave a tour of their high-end cabinet and display case shop in honor of Manufacturer’s Week in Big Lake. Pictured from the left ar Kristy Murray from T. J.s Packaging, Sclint Schniefer from Remmele Engineering, David Grimm of paragon Fixtures and Steve Pfleghaar of Big Lake Township. (Photos by Jennifer Edwards).

Norma Lillian Lemke

Up to the minute

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

Thurs. Oct. 24:

  • High School Treble Choir Festival at Big Lake
  • 2 p.m. Cross Country Sections at Princeton
  • 5 p.m. Swim/Dive: Girls V/JS Championship Diving at home
  • 6:30 p.m. School Board meeting at Independence

 


A FARMERS MARKET REGULAR SINCE THE BEGINNING, Linda Bergsten makes and sells jams and jellies. Two of her best are jalapeno pepper and red pepper jelly, delicious on sandwiches or crackers.

Farm market growing in size and style

There are just a few more weeks left for Big Lakers to shop their Farmers Market, located in Lakeside Park every Wednesday from 3-7 p.m.

COLLIN TEIGEN goes wide right after a handoff to score Big Lake’s first touchdown in the first quarter Friday against Buffalo. It gave the Hornets a 7-3 lead. They won, 20-19 for their first win of the season. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Hornets hold off Bison, 20-19

The Big Lake football team won its first game of the season Friday, a thrilling 20-19 nail-biter over Buffalo at home.

BIG LAKE AMBASSADOR Kailyn Johnson gives blood for the first time while Ambassadors Samantha Moench and Hailey Lahr cheer her on. All the Ambassadors helped with the Big Lake Knight’s of Columbus American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday at Mary of the Visitation Catholic Church. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Blood Drive nearly makes goal

The Knights of Columbus hosted a blood drive for the American Red Cross Monday at Mary of the Visitation Catholic Church Big Lake Campus.

MEMBERS OF THE REFUGE RANGERS 4-H CLUB participated at the State Fair performing a Share The Fun act titled “Worlds Worst 4-H Club”. Members were Evan Schafer, Hannah Anderson, Tyler Zoubek, McKayla Masog, Ally Kangas, Taylor Muehlbauer, and Conner Schafer. Members also won trips at the County Fair on various individual projects and they all received blue ribbons at the State Fair. Not pictured is Noah Anderson.

Fair loving 4-H'ers attend the State Fair

Fifteen year old Laura Simcoe from Elk River has been a part of 4-H for eight years now. She earned three trips to the State Fair in those eight years. 

Pages

E-Editions


Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 - Volume 28, Number 36

Fri. Aug. 22, 2014, Volume 28, Number 34

Sat. Aug. 23, 2014 Volume 36, Number 10

Volume 35, Number 50, Saturday June 14, 2014

Clearwater Tribune April 25, 2014

Special Sections


Sat. Oct. 11, 2014..A Special Section to the West Sherburne Tribune

2014-15 WST Community Guide

2014 Clearwater & Clear Lake Communities Guide

Spring Guide 2014

photos


RIDE WITH RICH.

Barbara Jean Whitcomb (Orton)

PARAGON FIXTURES GENERAL MANAGER DAVID GRIMM gave a tour of their high-end cabinet and display case shop in honor of Manufacturer’s Week in Big Lake. Pictured from the left ar Kristy Murray from T. J.s Packaging, Sclint Schniefer from Remmele Engineering, David Grimm of paragon Fixtures and Steve Pfleghaar of Big Lake Township. (Photos by Jennifer Edwards).