Leader Record

The memorial to all eight men is in Pierre, South Dakota.
For me,  the most memorable stop, ever, on a road trip was a visit to the memorial for  native Gonvick son, David Soren Birkeland.  Dave,  54,  CEO and President  of First  National Bank of  South Dakota perished in an airplane crash on April 19, 1993.    Seven other South Dakota leaders, including...
Clearwater County residents attended the public hearing about the Renewable Energy Ordinance. Pictured are Alden Hough, William (Bill) Prochaska and Ken Oraskovich. Dan Hecht is at the table.
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on June 30 for a Public Hearing regarding the adoption of a Clearwater County Renewable Energy Ordinance. Guests attending the hearing were Alden Hough, William (Bill) Prochaska, and Ken Oraskovich. Dan Hecht, Environmental Services Director opened...
A public hearing was held on the resolution vacating the alley lying in block three of the Sonderlund addition. The alley lies in the middle of the old football field and has never been used as an alley. It lies in between the Bakke house and the Nelson house that is currently being built in the...
The Gonvick Library LINK Site has resumed its regular hours after its building was closed to the public due to the coronavirus pandemic. The library will be offering Express Service (allowing one customer or family in the building at atime and maintaining social distance, sanitation procedures and...
MP  company at work.
The construction work is almost over for the cities of Clearbrook and Gonvick. Work has been going on for several weeks putting in the new fiber optic lines. The underground plowing and putting in the cable has been busy in the two towns. Fiber optics are expensive and time consuming and Garden...
Lifeguard staff  at the Clearbrook pool are from left to right: Annaliese Ballard, Jack McQuown, Ella Engen, Annabell Phillips, Tessa Tramm, Jensen Engberg and Pool Director Kayla Walberg. - Photo by Bonnie Kirchman
The Clearbrook Pool is now open, with some adjustments to policies due to the coronavirus pandemic. Kayla Walberg is the manager of the pool. Lifeguard staff for this year include Tessa Tramm, Emma Rude, Bianca Sather, Jack McQuown, Carlie Coulter, Annabell Phillips, Ella Engen, Dwayne Knutson,...
Dinosaurs visit Gonvick last Friday.
There were three dinosaurs in Gonvick last Friday afternoon. They were headed to the Northern State Bank to get the free ice cream bars that the bank was giving out to honor the Dairy Farmers. The  three were Kari and Karli Klema and Cameron Bergman. Matt and Jason Bergman bought Karli a ticket to...
New signs went up at the bank in Clearbrook. Border Bank is the same community bank that started in Clearbrook after it took over The First State Bank. The new sign also includes the Lindfors Logo for the company that is also located in the  bank building.
Border State Bank  is now Border Bank and people in Clearbrook are seeing a new sign on the bank. Also with the new sign they have included the logo for Lindfors Insurance Agency which is located in the building. The brand refresh has been in the works for over a year and includes a modification of...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on June 16 to conduct the Board of Equalization meeting.  Commissioners and Auditor-Treasurer took the oath of office to uphold the Constitution of the United States and the State of Minnesota and to provide a fair appeal process for the public....
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on June 16 for their regular meeting, and the Board of Equalization.  The Commissioners discussed the reopening of the Courthouse and other County buildings. While there have been three new cases reported in Clearwater County since the Board last...


Richards Publishing

P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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