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Happy 3rd Birthday The Big Lake Times

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It doesn’t seem like it’s been 3 years since The Big Lake Times went live on Jan 1st 2014, and we have YOU, the Community, to thank. That’s because, while the site was created and maintained by a few individuals in the interests of Big Lake and the Susitna Valley, it’s your submissions, comments, and suggestions that have made The Big Lake Times what it is, and what it is to become.

In those 3 years we have published over 3,100 articles of relevance to Big Lake, generating over 1,400 comments. We’ve had over 322,965 Unique Visitors, that is people that had never visited the site before. That’s out of over 9,518,336 visits to the site. The links (91) have been clicked on over 24,690 times.

The most-read story is not about Big Lake, but is clearly of interest: Maud Road Shooting Range open to the public. Over 81,473 people have read this article so far.

Many of the articles published on The Big Lake Times came from community tips and submissions, and we then follow up for an article. Thank You to the Citizens of Big Lake and everywhere else that this local source of community news, discussion and information reaches.

As we enter the new year, appropriate for the birth of a news source, we plan to continue bringing timely and relevant news articles that are of interest to the Community. Our commitment to accuracy and fairness in our reporting is unwavering, and we look forward to providing a voice for Big Lake and the Susitna Valley.

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Happy 3rd Birthday The Big Lake Times
Authored by: JTG on Monday, January 02 2017 @ 09:06 AM AKST
Congratulations on 3 years of factual reporting. You are the kind of reporters on which our country was built
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Happy 3rd Birthday The Big Lake Times
Authored by: Anna on Monday, January 02 2017 @ 03:42 PM AKST
Thank you all for all the great stories over the years, so many times I've seen an article on here and had no clue otherwise that we had events going on.
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Happy 3rd Birthday The Big Lake Times
Authored by: fred on Monday, January 02 2017 @ 03:49 PM AKST
you guys have provided me with information that i didn't see in the folding papers at the restauraunt. thanks you
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Happy 3rd Birthday The Big Lake Times
Authored by: A Big Lake Resident on Tuesday, January 03 2017 @ 02:29 PM AKST
"Our commitment to accuracy and fairness in our reporting is unwavering"

That is what you provide, and because of that you folks have earned the trust of the community. I come here several times a day, thanks to your mobile-friendly setup, and know that what I am reading is real news.

Keep up the great work.
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Happy 3rd Birthday The Big Lake Times
Authored by: Xiomara on Tuesday, January 03 2017 @ 02:51 PM AKST
Thanks for publishing the truth.
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