ARCHIVE PHOTO of Mrs. Julia Stevens second graders at Liberty Elementary School engaged in learning with an artist-in-residence. They were learning about “zentangles” and drew some of their own. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

School updating gifted programs

Big Lake School District is in the process of updating their Gifted and Talented student learning program and several changes are coming next year, Director of Teaching and Learning Crystal Thors



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.