Leader Record

  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on March 9, 2021 with all Commissioners present Mark Larson, Mark Titera, Dean Newland, John Nelson, and Neal Illies. They began with a moment of silence to remember with honor former Clearwater County Commissioner Donn Reichert. Commissioner...
  Superintendent Jeff Burgess submitted his letter of resignation to the Clearbrook-Gonvick school board at a special meeting held on Monday, March 8, 2021. Burgess has accepted a position as superintendent for the Mesabi East District. The board accepted the resignation. Burgess will remain in the...
Bennie Erickson with some of his trophies and the picture that was in the Leader-Record in 1971.
Bennie Erickson of Leonard has been riding snowmobiles for most of his life. At the age of 92 he had the opportunity to ride a vintage Arctic Cat Puma that he raced many years ago. The Buzzle Lake Ventage Snowmobile Association with members from many towns including Thief River Falls had a ride and...
Pete Kjolhaug, manager of North Central Feed Products in Gonvick, wishing Gene Arveson Happy Trails on his retirement.
Gene Arveson says that he is retiring from a job that he has had for the past 10 years. He has been working at North Central Feeds Products in Gonvick as their Production Manager. He also assisted with sales and as with small companies he helped out where ever  he was needed. He says that he won't...
Gonvick Fire Department members who served dinner for area township officers and the Gonvick City Council members on Tuesday, February 23. Members included from left to right: Billy Klema, Cody Rude, Devin Aakre, Austin Kindem, Adam Burman, Candace Coulter, Tom Lewis and Dan Johnson.
Township officers and members of the Gonvick City Council were present for a meal at the Gonvick Legion building. The meeting was to bring to them the new 2021 fire contract with the Gonvick Fire Department. Along with the meal Gonvick Fire Chief Billy Klema had information to pass out on the past...
Congratulations to our “Caught Being Good at Clearbrook-Gonvick” winners and to all who were nominated! Keep up the great work!
  Clearbrook-Gonvick Elementary launched a “Caught Being Good” program to start off the new year. Each month students are recognized by faculty for demonstrating good character. A fish is displayed on a wall in the elementary with each nominated student’s name on the front and a description of...
Clearwater County Food Shelf volunteers are from left to right: Lauren Smart, Sandy Doing, Judy Kretzschmar, Brent During, Cheryl Grover and Bruce Crisswell.
The Clearwater County Food Shelf held its Annual Meeting on Monday, February 1, at the Bagley Senior Center.  Ten corporate members were in attendance, as well as five who zoomed into the meeting.  Summarizing 2020, COVID-19 impacted much of the way that we do business.  Once the quarantine was...
Admissions staff members from the University of Minnesota-Crookston described a special scholarship opportunity for local students at the Clearbrook-Gonvick February 16th school board meeting. Jessie Hanson, Brandy Chaffee, Amberly Cox, and Kayla Pehlen gave a presentation on a scholarship worth up...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on  February 16, 2021. County Engineer, Dan Sauvé previously discussed a railroad crossing signal installation for the crossing located on CSAH 25 (Tower Avenue) located south of US Highway 2 and the Industrial Park in Bagley.  The crossing will be...
The Larson Family - Dan, Nicole, Dylan, Elsa and Emma – David, Calli and Sawyer – Mark and Sharon --  Matt, Melissa, Ava and Eric. Lost River Livestock is a diverse operation, with spring and fall calving cowherds.
The 11th Annual Larson’s Lost River Livestock, (LRL) annual production sale will be held on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at the farm. The farm, 12866 Lindberg Lake Road, Clearbrook, MN 56634,  is located 3 miles south of Clearbrook on Hwy 92 and 5 miles west on Hwy 18 or 10 miles east of...


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