MEMBERS OF THE BRIGGS LAKE CHAIN ASSOCIATION (BLCA) spoke to the county commissioners about creating a three-lake Lake Improvement District (LID) at a workshop last week. (From right) Dan Merchant, Kenzie Phelps and Scott Ruiter. (Photo by Ken Francis.)
THE BIG LAKE FIRE DEPT. ANNUAL CHILI COOK-OFF drew lots of hungry customers Saturday. Among them were Sidney Femling and Jennifer Hopkins (second and third from the left). Contest judges were Judie Zaske, Mayor Raeanne Danielowski and Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson. Linda Talonen (second from the right), from the BLCFS board was the runner, keeping the judges supplied with samples during the tasting. (Photos by Jennifer Edwards).