Brad A. Braun
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 19, 2014 at St. Marcus Catholic Church in Clear Lake for Brad A. Braun, age 61 of Clear Lake who died Monday, September 15, 2014 at home from injuries sustained in a farm accident. Reverend Virgil Helmin will officiate.
RAYMOND CISNEROS scored the only goal for the Big Lake boys soccer team on a corner kick in a 6-1 loss to Monticello Thursday. The Hornets got their first wins of the season earlier this week against Brooklyn Center and Princeton. (details next week.)

PAIGE DOMYAHN at number three singles, had two wins this week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).
The Big Lake Hornets girls varsity tennis team lost to the Rogers Royals at home Thursday, 6-1, after losing a close away match to the Cambridge-Isanti Bluejackets Tuesday, 4-3. “The girls came close to winning against Cambridge last night,” said Coach Brett Mattson Wednesday morning. 

THE BIG LAKE HORNETS celebrate a win at their relay invitational Saturday. The Hornets took second place overall. (Submitted photo).
The Big Lake Hornets swim and dive team lost a close meet versus the St. Michael-Albertville (STMA) Knights with a final score of 102-81 at home Thursday.  “Some of the highlights of the meet were season best times achieved by many swimmers,” said Head Coach Mary Walsh. 

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.)
The Big Lake football team won its first game of the season Friday, a thrilling 20-19 nail-biter over Buffalo at home. In a game that had lots of penalties, lots of turnovers and four field goals, the outcome wasn’t decided until the final seconds.

ZACK AND CALEB SMITH enjoyed making and eating their own snacks at the Early Childhood Open House at Liberty School.
The Big Lake School District Early Childhood Center held an open house at Liberty Elementary School Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon.

Brad A. Braun

PAIGE DOMYAHN at number three singles, had two wins this week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE BIG LAKE HORNETS celebrate a win at their relay invitational Saturday. The Hornets took second place overall. (Submitted photo).

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.)

ZACK AND CALEB SMITH enjoyed making and eating their own snacks at the Early Childhood Open House at Liberty School.

Up to the minute

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

Thurs. Sept. 18

  • 2:30-4:30 p.m. Flu Shot Clinic
  • 3:45 Tennis vs St. Francis at home
  • 5 p.m. Boys Soccer vs Cambridge-Isanti at home
  • 6 p.m. Swim/Dive vs Princeton at home
  • 7 p.m. Girls Soccer at Cambridge-Isanti
  • 7 p.m. Volleyball vs Rogers at home

GRAND KNIGHT DENNIS NAGORSKI of the Knights of Columbus presented Big Lake Chief of Police Joel Scharf and Becker Chief of Police Brent Baloun with a donation of prescription drug drop-boxes for each city. Along with marijuana, prescription drugs are often abused because of easy access. Keeping them out of the water system is important to protect the environment. Now our residents have a safe way to dispose of their unwanted or out-dated medications. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

KCs present police with drug drop boxes

The Knights of Columbus from Mary of the Visitation Catholic Church in Becker and Big Lake donated almost $1,800 to purchase prescription drug drop boxes for the police departments in both cities

SHERBURNE COUNTY 4-H’ers got some hands-on experience working at the 4-H foodstand at the fairgrounds Wednesday evening in preparation for the Sherburne County Fair, which starts Wednesday. About 60 kids from six different 4-H clubs learned how to grill burgers, cook fries and hot dogs and serve customers during the orientation event. Above are Big Lakers Katie Olson (left), Kirsten Olson and Taylor Muehlbauer cooking fries and Bailey Muehlbauer (right) getting hamburger buns ready. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

4-H'ers excited about their food stand

The Sherburne County Fair starts this week, and wherever there’s a fair, there’s food.

FRESH FLAME BURGER serves up fast food with its own flair on Hwy. 10 in Big Lake. Clara Henderson, Kari Luckey and Jamall Whitelaw ordered their food to go from restaurant owner Gus Afrooz. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Fresh Flame Burger a Flaming

The old A&W and Long John Silvers restaurants at On The Run Gas station are gone and the fast food restaurant with its drive-up window are under new manage

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Brad A. Braun

PAIGE DOMYAHN at number three singles, had two wins this week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE BIG LAKE HORNETS celebrate a win at their relay invitational Saturday. The Hornets took second place overall. (Submitted photo).

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.)