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 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…

Minnesota has had a mandatory seatbelt law since 2009. The statute requires that every occupant of a vehicle be buckled up or seated in the co…

I just saw that thanks to some USDA grant, ALL students in my school district will be receiving FREE school breakfast and lunches. You’ve got …

You may have noticed extra law enforcement on the roads recently.  They are working extra speed patrols for those motorists who drive above th…

Congratulations graduating class of 2020! Over the past few weeks, I have seen our local schools honor you in a variety of unique and memorabl…

I have lived in Big Lake for the past 2½ years. The people in our neighborhood are young, starting families, and many of our neighbors come fr…

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and the pandemic has illuminated the importance of mental health in our lives. Mental and chemical healt…

The current shut-down has been a big bummer for our 16 year-olds who were patiently awaiting their spring birthday so they could take their dr…

The state of Minnesota currently has a $1.3 billion projected budget surplus. It is now time to fully meet the needs of Minnesotans in the are…

With the arrival of winter, it can be challenging for pedestrians to navigate streets and sidewalks in Minnesota. Despite the best efforts of …

January 22 will mark the 47th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton decisions legalizing abortion on dema…

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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…

Minnesota has had a mandatory seatbelt law since 2009. The statute requires that every occupant of a vehicle be buckled up or seated in the co…

I just saw that thanks to some USDA grant, ALL students in my school district will be receiving FREE school breakfast and lunches. You’ve got …

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