RUNNING FOR OFFICE. Big Lake City Council Members Mike Wallen and Dick Backlund are challenged by former Council Member Duane Langsdorf. The three are competing for two seats on the council.
Three people are running for two seats on the Big Lake City Council. Incumbents Dick Backlund and Mike Wallen are challenged by former City Council Member Duane Langsdorf for a seat on the council.
The race between incumbent County Commissioner Ewald Petersen and challenger Erv Danielowski is heating up to be one of the most interesting for Big Lakers. Both are long-time area residents who have served the community and raised their children in Big Lake.

TODD LAUDERDALE of Rachel’s Challenge brought a message to Big Lake students this week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).
Rachel Joy Scott was known by her fellow students and teachers at Columbine High School in Colorado as a kind and compassionate person.

THE GREEN MAN is a legendary character which goes back thousands of years.
The annual Spud Fest Spooktacular Trail of Terror through the Woods of Despair drew big crowds Friday and Saturday to Borcherts Woods on 243rd Avenue in Orrock Township.

RIDE WITH RICH.
Big Lake Police Investigator Rich Berg will be riding his bicycle 250+ miles for Law Enforcement United – Road for Hope 2015 to raise money for families of officers who have died in the line of duty. The ride will take place May 10-12, 2015 from Virginia to Washington D.C. Officer Berg is trying to raise $5,000.

Barbara Jean Whitcomb (Orton)
Barbara Jean (Orton) Whitcomb ended her earthly journey to join Our Heavenly Father in her new journey Oct. 20, 2014 after a courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Barb was born in Princeton, to Elwood and Dorothy (Wiley) Orton July 9, 1964.

RUNNING FOR OFFICE. Big Lake City Council Members Mike Wallen and Dick Backlund are challenged by former Council Member Duane Langsdorf. The three are competing for two seats on the council.

TODD LAUDERDALE of Rachel’s Challenge brought a message to Big Lake students this week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE GREEN MAN is a legendary character which goes back thousands of years.

RIDE WITH RICH.

Barbara Jean Whitcomb (Orton)

Up to the minute

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

Fri. Oct. 25:

  • 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Blood Drive at High School
  • 5 p.m. Swim/Dive Championship Swimming @ STMA MSE
  • 7 p.m. Volleyball at Moorhead

Have a Great Weekend!

 

 


THE BIG LAKE LIONESS ANNUAL GARAGE SALE drew plenty of shoppers to Lions Park Saturday morning. The Lioness Club has been serving the Big Lake Community for 31 years. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Lioness held their annual garage sale

The Big Lake Lioness held their annual garage sale in Lions Park off Co. Rd. 5 Saturday morning. Funds from the sale will go to support some of their other endeavours throughout the year.

TREE EXPERT Gina Hugo works for the Sherburne County Soil and Water Conservation District.

Oak blight a tree disease

Oak wilt is a common problem in Sherburne County but it is not the only tree disease which can have a negative impact on local woods and forests.

A FARMERS MARKET REGULAR SINCE THE BEGINNING, Linda Bergsten makes and sells jams and jellies. Two of her best are jalapeno pepper and red pepper jelly, delicious on sandwiches or crackers.

Farm market growing in size and style

There are just a few more weeks left for Big Lakers to shop their Farmers Market, located in Lakeside Park every Wednesday from 3-7 p.m.

COLLIN TEIGEN goes wide right after a handoff to score Big Lake’s first touchdown in the first quarter Friday against Buffalo. It gave the Hornets a 7-3 lead. They won, 20-19 for their first win of the season. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Hornets hold off Bison, 20-19

The Big Lake football team won its first game of the season Friday, a thrilling 20-19 nail-biter over Buffalo at home.

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E-Editions


Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 - Volume 28, Number 36

Fri. Aug. 22, 2014, Volume 28, Number 34

Sat. Aug. 23, 2014 Volume 36, Number 10

Volume 35, Number 50, Saturday June 14, 2014

Clearwater Tribune April 25, 2014

Special Sections


Sat. Oct. 11, 2014..A Special Section to the West Sherburne Tribune

2014-15 WST Community Guide

2014 Clearwater & Clear Lake Communities Guide

Spring Guide 2014

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RUNNING FOR OFFICE. Big Lake City Council Members Mike Wallen and Dick Backlund are challenged by former Council Member Duane Langsdorf. The three are competing for two seats on the council.

TODD LAUDERDALE of Rachel’s Challenge brought a message to Big Lake students this week. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE GREEN MAN is a legendary character which goes back thousands of years.

RIDE WITH RICH.