Leader Record

By Bonnie Kirchman Ryan Grow has been hired as the new school superintendent for the Clearbrook-Gonvick school district. The school board members voted to approve the hiring at a special school board meeting held on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The current superintendent, Jeff Burgess, presented the...
Norman Anderson celebrates 94th birthday.
Saturday, May 4th was not only special because of May Day. It is also special because it is Norman Anderson birthday! Many friends, neighbors and relatives surprised him that afternoon to help him celebrate his 94th birthday. The weather was beautiful, lots of visiting, memories and a large...
Caleb Srnsky is the new Service Tech at Main Street Service in Gonvick.
Main Street Service in Gonvick has recently added two new employees. Ken Djernes, owner and manager of the station in Gonvick has hired Caleb Srnsky of Clearbrook and Patrick Arlaud of Gonvick. Caleb Srnsky is originally from Warren is the new Automotive and Service Tech. He had worked at Luckens...
The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office and Emergency Management put their new mobile command center on display. The 2009 Thomas 84 passenger bus was purchased last year and has been retrofitted into a mobile command post. The first five rows of seats were left intact to allow transport of inmates...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on April 20. Land Commissioner Bruce Cox discussed the importance of logging and extensions in the county.  "Having logging extensions is very important," he said. "I think we have to work with the loggers." He stated that the policy is the loggers...
Kortan-Walker-Marsh Farms joins ranks of Century Farms in Clearwater County Four generations have been on the land. Pictured are (from left, front) Thea Marsh, Alice Kortan, Walker and Chloe Marsh; (back) Adriana Marsh, Larry and Louise Walker, Aricka and Ricky Marsh.
By Andrea Niswender Farmers Independent Kortan-Walker-Marsh Farms of rural Bagley was recently recognized as a 2021 Century Farm by the Minnesota Farm Bureau and the Minnesota State Fair. To be recognized, a farm must have continuous family ownership for at least 100 years, and be 50 acres or more...
  John Eggers attended the Clearbrook-Gonvick school board’s April meeting to provide on update on Project Graduation. This program encourages parents and other community members to instill the need for high school graduation in the mind of every student. Eggers asked supporters to remind all youth...
Susan and Curtis Olson at their Trail plant Open House.
Olson Gravel held an open house at their gravel pit operation near Trail recently. In the last 30 years Olson Gravel has grown the business with customer service and quality products. Not only do they supply gravel for a 100 mile radius which covers areas between Wadena, Bemidji, Grand Forks and...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on April 13, 2021. Maintenance Supervisor Derek Loiland brought motions to accept quotes for carpet flooring projects, including elevators, from Vern's Carpet in the amount of $3,750; removal of old tread and backers, and to install new ones in the...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met with Department Heads on April 9.  Department  Head Summaries  Sheriff: Darin Halverson had a discussion with the Human Service Director and Attorney about a new law now in affect. The Attorney said an officer must now articulate why they might use...


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239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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