Ladies from Our Saviors Lutheran church in Leonard were busy making lefse for residents at the Good Samaritan Center in Clearbrook. The three ladies, Ardella Lindberg, Christine Tollefson and Charlotte TeHennepe, were busy helping them celebrate their May birthdays. Looking on were Joan Levno and her daughter, Elaine Anderson, Issabelle Haas, Avis Sandland, and Emma Satran.
The ladies from Our Saviors Leonard Church came to celebrate the May Birthday party with a little twist this year at the Good Samaritan Center in Clearbrook. It was Syttende Mai or Norwegian Constitution Day on the 17th of May, so they decided to have a lefse party. Everyone got to watch, and eat...
Bobbie Dyrdahl measures out the required inches before cutting Kailey Klema’s hair.
Locks of Love was formed to help children with several conditions that cause hair loss, including alopecia, burn trauma, and cancer treatment. Many people have donated their hair for the company. Kailey Klema of Gonvick had her hair donation with Bobbie Dyrdahl at The Hair Repair in Gonvick. Bobbie...
The weather wasn’t going to keep this cowboy away from church in a recent snowstorm. Cowboys are tough!
Two weeks ago in almost blizzard conditions this rider decided to come to church in spite of the weather, and showed up to the Cowboy Church near Leonard on horseback. Friends at the church, Walt Eyster and Margie Baughman who submitted the picture, said they couldn't tell at first what was coming...
The Clearbrook-Gonvick senior basketball players were honored between games at a Friday night game. The annual event  acknowledges the time and effort put forth by those who have committed to the basketball program and lead their younger teammates. From left to right: Luke Burgess, Hunter Churness, Madison Stenzel, Eric Baanrud, Rachel Spray, Sam Lavin and Elliot Dickey.
Denise Disrud Reading Specialists
Denise Disrud is in her 16th year at Clearbrook-Gonvick. She began her career here by teaching high school special education for six years. She has been a reading teacher for the past ten years. Denise grew up on a farm north of Oklee the youngest of seven children. She attended a one-room country...
Kathy Kjolhaug Reading Specialist
Teacher Feature: Denise Disrud & Kathy Kjolhaug, Reading Specialists "The more things that you read, the more things you will know. The more things that you learn, the more places you’ll go." - Dr. Seuss Kathleen Kjolhaug has been employed at Clearbrook-Gonvick School for approximately 25...
The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners discussed the future of the aquatic invasive species (AIS) prevention program with Nathan Nordlund, the District Manager of Clearwater Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) at their meeting on Feb. 16, 2016. Nathan explained the surveys were done...
Tammie Ehlers getting the mail sorted for her daily trip on the route out of the Clearbrook Post Office.
Tammie (Philips) Ehlers is now a million miler. She has logged in over a million miles driving the rural mail routes out of Leonard and Clearbrook. She recently received a plaque for her milestone from the United States Postal Service. She is working on her next million as she now has over 15,000...
Marcene Hammer, DVM, Valerie Reichert, Office Staff and Maria Sjodin  DVM stand in the spacious new reception area at Cornerstone Veterinary Service in Gonvick. The building has been remodeled to add more space for doctor visits, a new surgery area and storage. It is wonderful to see how committed Cornerstone Veterinary is to our animals.
Maria Sjodin is the new veterinarian at Cornerstone Veterinary Service in Gonvick. She is from Spring Lake Park, Minnesota. Being a vet seems like one of those careers that one would always know you wanted, and Maria shared with me that she did know from the time she was 2 ½ years old that she...
North Country Riders ATV Club members were in attendance at the Clearwater County Board meeting of Feb. 9. They were Jay Vold and Paul Schummer of Bemidji, and Joe Mayer of Bagley. They discussed the possibility of extending ATV trails from Beltrami and Hubbard counties into Clearwater County....


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