OBITUARY - BREANNA NICHOLE MEULNERS

Breanna Nichole Meulners, age 14 of Big Lake passed away at her residence on Monday August 26, 2013. Visitation will be Friday August 30, 2013 from 1 pm to 2 pm at Saron Lutheran Church, 311 Lake Street South, Big Lake. The funeral service will follow at 2 pm with Rev. Kyle Sidlo officiating. There will be a private interment. Funeral arrangements are with the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello.

Breanna was born in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin on October 22, 1998. She was currently a student at Big Lake Schools, entering the 9th grade. She was active in volleyball. She is survived by her mother, Billie Jo Meulners of Monticello; grandfather Eric Mason; grandmother Sandra Mason; and great grandmother Ellen Enger.

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BABY LIAM SCHUMACHER and marathon runner Amy Visci who returns to Boston this year to support Team Liam. (Submitted photo).

WATERSHED EVENT. Sherburne SWCD Watershed Coordinator Tiffany Determan will host the third-annual Mississippi Watershed Event Thursday, April 24 from 4-7 p.m. in the Monticello Community Center at 505 Walnut St. SWCD staff and experts from state and federal agencies will be on hand to discuss lake and stream renovation projects, and refreshments will be served. (David Hannula photo.)

PAPER TRAIL. Newspapers, tax records, plat books and dozens of other books and printed items in the collection at the Sherburne History Center were highlighted during the "Day at the Museum" tour at the facility last Saturday. One day, the newspapers shown here and many others will be available on a computer screen, SHC officials said, making family historical research a much more convenient process. (David Hannula photo.)

OUTSTANDING FORESTRY AWARD. Sherburne SWCD Conservationist Gina Hugo received this Minnesota Community Forestry Award in March for her work in five urban communities in the previous year. (David Hannula photos.)

POSING FOR A PICTURE WITH THE EASTER BUNNY are Johnny, Olivia, Joe and Jacob O’Brien. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).