Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During PandemicThe COVID-19 pandemic forced many events to cancel, but as Gov. Tim Walz eased restrictions last week, one town northwest of the metro quickly organized a celebration.
St. Cloud Pushes To Extend Northstar Commuter Rail Line NorthA decade since the first Northstar commuter rail trains began rolling, St. Cloud's depot is all too quiet, except for the occasional freight train or scheduled Amtrak.
Sheriff: Elk River Man Admits To Throwing Screws, Nails On Central Minn. RoadsIn Big Lake alone, police had about 150 reports of damaged cars.
'It's Frustrating': Who Dumped Hundreds Of Nails On Sherburne County Roads?The Big Lake Police Department is investigating after several vehicles were damaged by screws and nails spread on roads in Sherburne County.
Sherburne County Camp Goes Another Summer On Hold After 2018 FireA twin cities youth campsite had to go another summer on hold after a fire destroyed it more than a year ago. The Sherburne County Camp in Big Lake was destroyed in a fire in May 2018. Investigators believe it was arson.
Burglaries In 10 Cities Now Believed To Be ConnectedThe West Hennepin Public Safety Department says almost a dozen different cities are investigating burglaries police think are connected.
Big Lake Police Seek Help Finding 15-Year-Old GirlPolice are asking for the public's help locating a 15-year-old girl who was last seen early Sunday morning in Becker.
Train Facility In Big Lake Begins Work On $4 Million ProjectOfficials have started work on a $4 million development project at the Northstar Operations and Maintenance Facility in Big Lake.
Big Lake Community Gives Big To Family After Fire Kills Children, FatherA family, still working through the pain of a deadly house fire, is getting support in ways they never expected.
Big Lake Father Anthony Parker, Thought To Have Started House Fire That Killed His Kids, Dies From InjuriesAuthorities say 36-year-old Anthony Parker, who they believe intentionally set a fire at his Big Lake home that killed two of his four children, has died from his injuries.
Police: 2 Children Dead, Father In Critical Condition After Big Lake House FireTwo young children died Friday after a house fire in Big Lake. Investigators believe the father, who is in critical condition, intentionally set the fire.
Sheriff: Driver Dies After Rear-Ending Snowplow In Big Lake TownshipA 37-year-old man died Wednesday morning in the north metro after the pickup truck he was driving slammed into the back of a snowplow.
Big Lake Couple Found Deceased Identified; No Foul Play SuspectedAuthorities in Sherburne County have identified the two people found dead in their Big Lake home Tuesday morning.
1 Dead, 9 Injured In Head-On Crash In Big LakeWeather and poor road conditions are believed to be factors in the crash, police said.
WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Food Truck In MinnesotaWherever the “Gess What’s Cookin'” food truck is parked, the people will come.