THE BIG WOODEN CROSS which stood behind the monument known as La Pieta was broken in Our Lady of the lake Catholic Cemetery last weekend. (Submitted photos.)
Vandals attacked and damaged the large monument in Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Cemetery on Eagle Lake Road in Big Lake Saturday morning. Big Lake police were called to the scene around 11 a.m. when the damage was noticed. 

THE BECKER-BIG LAKE SQUIRT B1 HOCKEY TEAM. Front row, (L-R): Erik Baker, Cooper Fredericks, Josh Lillemo, Jack Beckstrom, Kellen Hurt and Luke Boardson. Second row, (L-R): Dillon Lindenau, Nik Hughes, Ben Piehl, Eli Sheideman, Zack Dembinski, Jacob Polecec and Dylan Pishney. Coaches, (L-R): Eron Boardson, Head Coach Mark Fredericks and Jake Pishney. (Submitted photos).
The Becker-Big Lake Squirt B1 hockey team had a successful weekend tournament up in Roseau this past week, winning three games while losing one to take third place. The BBL Eagles beat a powerhouse Roseau White team 8–3 in the opening game and followed that up with their only loss, a close 6-0 defeat to Rosemount. 

Pictured above are food shelf volunteer Bob Segler, Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Dr. Scott Schulz, Tara Boone and Sara Peterson. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).
GREAT RIVER SPINE AND SPORT donated $370 in cash and just over 200 food items to the Big Lake Food Shelf this week. The donations were brought in by their clients. 

THE SHERBURNE COUNTY CHAPTER OF THRIVENT FINANCIAL donated $1,200 worth of items to the Big Lake Community Food Shelf Tuesday. The donation included 50 hams and some personal care items. Pictured above from the left are Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Coborn’s Manager Mitch Utecht, Thrivent Financial Associate Curtis Snesrud, Coborn’s Assistant Manager John Howard, Thrivent Financials Associate Derek Birdsall and food shelf volunteer Bob Segler. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).
The Sherburne County Chapter of Thrivent Financial donated $1,200 worth of food items weighing 648 pounds, to the Big Lake Food Shelf Tuesday. The donation included 50 hams and a supply of toothbrushes, toothpaste and personal items from Coborn’s grocery store.

TOMMY ECKSTROM had to think hard about what he wanted to say on the gift card for the present he had just purchased.
The tables were stacked with affordable gifts when the doors of the Big Lake Township hall were thrown open Saturday morning for the Big Lake Lioness Shop With Santa event.

A FEW OF THE MANY VOLUNTEERS who stepped up to make hot turkey sandwiches with gravy and cheesy mashed potatoes for the Big Lake Community at Lil Achievers Day Care Saturday afternoon. The project was inspired years ago by a single act of kindness.
For Amy and Jeremy Schuman, it all started  years ago, the year their twin boys, Gage and Tate, now six, were born. “They spent their first few months in NICU said Amy. “We were already a family of four. That first year was hard as we became a family of six.”

THE BIG WOODEN CROSS which stood behind the monument known as La Pieta was broken in Our Lady of the lake Catholic Cemetery last weekend. (Submitted photos.)

THE BECKER-BIG LAKE SQUIRT B1 HOCKEY TEAM. Front row, (L-R): Erik Baker, Cooper Fredericks, Josh Lillemo, Jack Beckstrom, Kellen Hurt and Luke Boardson. Second row, (L-R): Dillon Lindenau, Nik Hughes, Ben Piehl, Eli Sheideman, Zack Dembinski, Jacob Polecec and Dylan Pishney. Coaches, (L-R): Eron Boardson, Head Coach Mark Fredericks and Jake Pishney. (Submitted photos).

Pictured above are food shelf volunteer Bob Segler, Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Dr. Scott Schulz, Tara Boone and Sara Peterson. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE SHERBURNE COUNTY CHAPTER OF THRIVENT FINANCIAL donated $1,200 worth of items to the Big Lake Community Food Shelf Tuesday. The donation included 50 hams and some personal care items. Pictured above from the left are Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Coborn’s Manager Mitch Utecht, Thrivent Financial Associate Curtis Snesrud, Coborn’s Assistant Manager John Howard, Thrivent Financials Associate Derek Birdsall and food shelf volunteer Bob Segler. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

TOMMY ECKSTROM had to think hard about what he wanted to say on the gift card for the present he had just purchased.

A FEW OF THE MANY VOLUNTEERS who stepped up to make hot turkey sandwiches with gravy and cheesy mashed potatoes for the Big Lake Community at Lil Achievers Day Care Saturday afternoon. The project was inspired years ago by a single act of kindness.

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

Tues. Dec. 16:

  • 7 p.m.   Dance Team Conf. Meet @ Chisago Lakes
  • 7 p.m.    Boys Hockey at Little Falls
  • 7:15 p.m. Boys Basketball at Buffalo
  • 7:15 p.m.  Girls Basketball at Orono

SCARY TRUNKS ARE THE PLACE FOR TREATS on Halloween at Saron Lutheran Church on Lake Street South in Big Lake. Pictured above is Candy Westrum, who got into the spirit of the holiday at the event last year. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Saron hosting Halloween Event

Anyone looking for a safe place to take little ones Trick or Treating on Halloween may consider attending Saron Lutheran Church’s Trunk or Treat event Friday, Oct. 31.

PRAIRIE FIRE CHILDREN’S THEATER presented the play Peter Pan, based on the novel by J. M. Barrie. Alex Prom played the title role. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Peter Pan on stage presented by Prairie Fire Theater

Prairie Fire Children’s Theater, in conjunction with Big Lake community education, put on the play Peter Pan in the high school auditorium Friday and Saturday.

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THE BIG WOODEN CROSS which stood behind the monument known as La Pieta was broken in Our Lady of the lake Catholic Cemetery last weekend. (Submitted photos.)

THE BECKER-BIG LAKE SQUIRT B1 HOCKEY TEAM. Front row, (L-R): Erik Baker, Cooper Fredericks, Josh Lillemo, Jack Beckstrom, Kellen Hurt and Luke Boardson. Second row, (L-R): Dillon Lindenau, Nik Hughes, Ben Piehl, Eli Sheideman, Zack Dembinski, Jacob Polecec and Dylan Pishney. Coaches, (L-R): Eron Boardson, Head Coach Mark Fredericks and Jake Pishney. (Submitted photos).

Pictured above are food shelf volunteer Bob Segler, Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Dr. Scott Schulz, Tara Boone and Sara Peterson. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE SHERBURNE COUNTY CHAPTER OF THRIVENT FINANCIAL donated $1,200 worth of items to the Big Lake Community Food Shelf Tuesday. The donation included 50 hams and some personal care items. Pictured above from the left are Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Coborn’s Manager Mitch Utecht, Thrivent Financial Associate Curtis Snesrud, Coborn’s Assistant Manager John Howard, Thrivent Financials Associate Derek Birdsall and food shelf volunteer Bob Segler. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

TOMMY ECKSTROM had to think hard about what he wanted to say on the gift card for the present he had just purchased.