Big Lake is hosting its annual Spud Fest this weekend, marking the 50th anniversary of the event. The weekend includes fireworks, water fights, softball tournament, bingo, pancake breakfast, carnival, parade and other activities. The festival supports summer youth programs.
Every high school cheerleader dreams about it, but only the best get the opportunity to compete for the coveted title: National Champions. This week the Big Lake Varsity teams are headed to Walt Disney World to do just that! Co-coaches Derek and Kaylene Nelson joined Good Day to chat about their journey to nationals.
A 93-year-old man with dementia has been reported as missing, according to the Minnesota BCA.
Some parents and students in the Big Lake, Minnesota community say the school district's apology following a viral racist prom proposal posted on social media is not enough.
Two boys were arrested in connection to an armed carjacking in Big Lake, Minnesota, according to the Big Lake Police Department.
The Big Lake Police Department created a memorial outside the station for the city council member allegedly killed by her son last month.
The son of a Big Lake, Minnesota city councilwoman was charged with her murder Monday.
The woman allegedly killed by her son in Big Lake, Minnesota has been identified as a Big Lake City council member, according to authorities.
A homicide is under investigation in Big Lake after a man allegedly killed his mother in their home, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office.
Cargill says it is temporarily idling its Big Lake, Minnesota facility and laying off employees there due to shifting demands of the foodservice industry.
Authorities arrested a man after he led police on a nearly 20-mile chase on Interstate 94 north of the Twin Cities metro Saturday.
The man was one of four gang members who have been charged in the mass shooting. He is awaiting extradition to California where he could face the death penalty.
A warning post shared on a community Facebook page labeled a man who has lived in Big Lake, Minnesota for 50 years as a pervert for something he didn’t do.
While most of us have a dream, not all of us see it come true. But, one couple in Big Lake, Minnesota lives their dream every day for two weeks when they welcome thousands to their backyard.