HISTORIC FIND. SCSU graduate student Jeff Williams is shown with copies of the Red Wing Republican Eagle newspaper that detail a week's worth of the fighting on Iwo Jima in 1945. Williams said he found the historic treasure at a rummage sale and paid $20 for the five newspapers. (Photos by David Hannula.)
The most ferocious battle in the Pacific theatre in WW II was fought on the volcanic island of Iwo Jima, the first of the Japanese “Home Islands” to be invaded by U.S. Marines in the campaign leading to the planned invasion of Japan.

Top left Jayden Mclearen, top right Cade Sixberry, bottom Vince Dailey. (Submitted photo.)
Big Lake middle school wrestles at Bemidji State and leaves with Three Champions! 

Back row: Coach Ryan Prom, Josh Gunther, Erik Larsen - 5th place, Jake Wesley, Shane Roberts - 3rd place, Brady O'Connor, Jordan Hickman - 4th place, Nick Merten, Front Row : Connor Gess - 2nd place, Jayden Mclearen - champion, Dylan Krebs - 2nd place, Vince Dailey - champion, Cade Sixberry - champion. Not pictured : Assistant Coach Loren Holthaus. (Submitted photo.)
Big lake middles school wrestlers, wrestled at Bemidji state and brought home the medals! 

BIG  LAKE HORNET Cassie Knick took third place in the all-around in the Mississippi 8 Conference meet versus Buffalo.
The Big Lake Hornets varsity gymnastics team beat the Monticello Magic, 138.500-133.725 in an away meet Thursday. Junior Mallary Dick took first place on the vault, the uneven bars and the balance beam. She took third place in the floor exercises and was number one in the all-around with a score of 37.375.
Big Lake seniors Rachel Olson and Nate Souther were selected to be among the nominees for Region 7AA Triple A awards honors.  Established in 1988, the Academics, Arts, and Athletics Award (Triple "A" Award) is sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League. 

Photo attached: back row Jayda W, Natalie S., Kendall R., Addison B. Front row: Caleigh H, Ashley G., Grace T. & Zora P. Not pictured: Reagan S. (Submitted photo.)
This past weekend, Jan 17, 2015 the 8th grade girls Gold Team took first place at the Big Lake Hornet Hoops Classic. 

HISTORIC FIND. SCSU graduate student Jeff Williams is shown with copies of the Red Wing Republican Eagle newspaper that detail a week's worth of the fighting on Iwo Jima in 1945. Williams said he found the historic treasure at a rummage sale and paid $20 for the five newspapers. (Photos by David Hannula.)

Top left Jayden Mclearen, top right Cade Sixberry, bottom Vince Dailey. (Submitted photo.)

Back row: Coach Ryan Prom, Josh Gunther, Erik Larsen - 5th place, Jake Wesley, Shane Roberts - 3rd place, Brady O'Connor, Jordan Hickman - 4th place, Nick Merten, Front Row : Connor Gess - 2nd place, Jayden Mclearen - champion, Dylan Krebs - 2nd place, Vince Dailey - champion, Cade Sixberry - champion. Not pictured : Assistant Coach Loren Holthaus. (Submitted photo.)

BIG  LAKE HORNET Cassie Knick took third place in the all-around in the Mississippi 8 Conference meet versus Buffalo.

Photo attached: back row Jayda W, Natalie S., Kendall R., Addison B. Front row: Caleigh H, Ashley G., Grace T. & Zora P. Not pictured: Reagan S. (Submitted photo.)

Up to the minute

  • Office Hours: Mon - Thurs: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m./ Fri. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m 
Tues. Jan. 27:
  • 5:45 p.m. Girls Basketball @ Monticello
  • 7:15 p.m. Boys Hockey vs Pine City @ Princeton Ice Arena
  • 7:30 p.m. Boys Basketball @ Monticello

THE STRUFFERT FAMILY of Big Lake has dedicated their lives to law enforecment. Six members of Pat and Vernon Struffert family are peace and safety officers. Family members are (front row, left to right) Sheryl (Struffert) Beier, Pat Struffert, Amy (Struffert) Skerry. Middle row (left to right) are Andrew Struffert, Courtney Struffert, Kathy Struffert, Mark Skerry and Wendy (Johnson) Struffert. Back row (left to right) are Dale Struffert and Brian Struffert. Andrew and Courtney are married. Dale and Kathy are married. Brian and Wendy are married and Mark and Amy are married.

All in the family - Cops, that is

Pat Struffert grew up in Oak Grove and graduated from high school in Foley in 1963.

(Left to Right) County Attorney Kathleen Heaney, Sheriff Joel Brott, Auditor/Treasurer Diane Arnold and County Recorder Michelle Ashe. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Officials get 2% pay hike

The Sherburne County Board Tuesday approved a two percent salary increase for its four elected officials.

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HISTORIC FIND. SCSU graduate student Jeff Williams is shown with copies of the Red Wing Republican Eagle newspaper that detail a week's worth of the fighting on Iwo Jima in 1945. Williams said he found the historic treasure at a rummage sale and paid $20 for the five newspapers. (Photos by David Hannula.)

Top left Jayden Mclearen, top right Cade Sixberry, bottom Vince Dailey. (Submitted photo.)

Back row: Coach Ryan Prom, Josh Gunther, Erik Larsen - 5th place, Jake Wesley, Shane Roberts - 3rd place, Brady O'Connor, Jordan Hickman - 4th place, Nick Merten, Front Row : Connor Gess - 2nd place, Jayden Mclearen - champion, Dylan Krebs - 2nd place, Vince Dailey - champion, Cade Sixberry - champion. Not pictured : Assistant Coach Loren Holthaus. (Submitted photo.)

BIG  LAKE HORNET Cassie Knick took third place in the all-around in the Mississippi 8 Conference meet versus Buffalo.