JOHN WINKELMAN (foreground) of the Ag Society makes a point about the proposed lease for the fairgrounds in Elk River during a Fairgrounds Taskforce meeting at the Government Center last Wednesday. Also taking part in the discussion were (from left) Russell Kostreba, Ag Society, Becker City Administrator Greg Pruszinske, Sarah Chur, 4H/Extension, Debbi Rydberg, Elk River Chamber of Commerce, Carol Iten, Fairboard, Irene Kostreba, Ag Society and Roger Kostreba, Fairboard. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Taskforce split on fairgrounds lease

The future of the Sherburne County Fair may be a bit clearer now.



George I. Florek

BIG LAKE HOPES TO BECOME A BEYOND THE YELLOW RIBBON COMMUNITY and a kick-off meeting was held Monday at The Friendly Buffalo. Pictured above are First Sergeant Brigham Fanning, Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer, Mayor Raeanne Danielowski and Director of Military Outreach Annette Kuyper. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Above, the five Hornets defending their end of the court are Sam Jochum, Brady Vogt, Kyle Knaeble, Collin Teigen and Trent Monson.

Well over 100 kids waited their turn in line to go through basketball drills during the Blowout last Friday.

BIG LAKE HORNETS CHAMPION SWIMMERS are diver Mallary Dick, who came home with seventh place, and swimmers Laurel Pietrzak, Laurin Ebert, Maggie Knier and Gabbie Werner. (Submitted photo).