Being a township resident, I was unaware of the move to re-brand the City of Big Lake until I read the Time’s 8/19 story.  My first question i…

Governor Tim Walz has gotten away with his abuses of power for far too long. When he shut down businesses, bars, restaurants, movie theaters a…

Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon said it best when he said, “No matter what issue is important to you, all roads lead to the ballot bo…

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Many of you have heard it said that our veterans “signed a blank check” to this country. When they dedicated themselves to preserving the free…

The Monticello American Legion Auxiliary Unit 260 would like to thank the Monticello community for its support during our Poppy Day Week-end. …

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Electronic pull tabs in Minnesota fund charitable organizations and small businesses throughout the state. As the Legislative Session comes to…

After the presidential election, Congressman Emmer asked his constituents to seek common ground. We took him up on his offer and several of us…

Thank you, Senators Klobuchar and Smith, for supporting the For the People Act (H.R. 1), common-sense legislation that eliminates unnecessary …

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Newspapers. . . what are their purpose?  To provide us the “news” of what has happened, and to alert us to upcoming events.  How many of you k…

Big Lake Pedestrian safety is at risk! Yes, you read that correctly. Even though many of our Council Members have touted “Public Safety is #1”…

As parents, grandparents, and childcare providers, we have the great responsibility of keeping our children safe as possible. The most effecti…

I first raised the question in April of 2020, why with everything locked down because of Covid, is the Northstar line still running with littl…

I want to thank the people of Wright County for your support in this past election, and congratulate Bruce Anderson on his re-election.  I hop…

In Minnesota the months of October and November tend to be the transition months between fall and winter but in 2020 many things are different…

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