May Elementary  Students of the Month Pictured left to right:  Tilden Vettleson, Jagger Neese, Jasmine Erickson, Emma Fawver, Preston Seyller, Augustus (Gus) Coulter, Mia Thiegles. Not pictured: Grace Dobson
May Elementary  Students of the Month “Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.” – Plato   Name: Augustus (Gus) Coulter, Kindergarten Parent: Candace Coulter Sibling: Carlie Comments:  Gus is a hard worker! He does nice work and will take his time to do the job correctly! Gus...
Gonvick Memorial Day  Gonvick American Legion Post #304 Memorial Day Service will be held on Monday May 27th 10 AM. Charles Daniel Ruemping II, Civil Engineer Corps US Navy will be the guest speaker. Music by Sue Sims, Bonnie Borene and Karen Johnson. Readings by Faye Bjerke, Louise Sundquist and...
Some of the group gathered together for a picture with Jenna Bush Hager and Hoda Kotb at the Today Show studio. On the left is Sandy Granley and Kay Granley Vettleson wearing her new outfit. In the middle are the twin sisters Girltime Getaway trip planners Michelle on the left and Marci on the right. Photo courtesy of the NBC Today Show.
Twins sisters Marci Turenne Hanson and Michelle Turenne Levin have been sponsoring Girltime Getaway trips since 2005. They completed their May 15-19 trip to New York City last weekend.  The whole group made it onto the set of the Today Show and two members of the group were selected to do the...
By Bonnie Kirchman Brennan and Bryce Roepke, representing the Jack Pine Pals 4-H Club, attended the May 13th Clearbrook city council meeting along with their mom, Carrie. The boys presented their club’s Lending Library in the Park project. Club members plan to build the libraries, exhibit them at...
Kendall Nordlund, Clerbrook-Gonvick Second Grade Teacher with her class.
May Teacher Feature:  Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students. ~Solomon Ortiz   Kendall Nordlund is in her fifth year of teaching in the elementary at Clearbrook-Gonvick.  She was originally from Central Illinois, but became...
Danielle Zittel, Long-Term Substitute Teacher (6th Grade) at Clearbrook-Gonvick.
Interview Questions,  Tell us about yourself and your background- where did you grow up, what schools did you attend, who is in your family?  I grew up just south of St. Paul in the city of Cottage Grove. I attended and graduated from East Ridge High school in Woodbury, Minnesota in 2013. I then...
Brittney Salzer, Clearbrook-Gonvick Special Education Paraprofessional with some students.
“I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.“ ~Steve Irwin   Brittney Jo Salzer has been a team member at Clearbrook-Gonvick since March of 2018 and she absolutely loves it!  She is married to Brent Salzer and...
Sharon Lembke, Bonnie Engen, Darlene Johnson and Sue Sandland served goodies at the Clearbrook’s Blood Drive.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Women hosted a blood drive with Vitalant, formerly United Blood Services, on April 11 at Old High School which helped collect a total of 45 units of blood products for patients in need.  A total of 45 individuals volunteered to donate blood and 38 individuals were able...
The Gonvick Fire Department will be hosting their Famous Pulled Pork Dinner on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at the Gonvick Fire Hall, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm for those of you that are able to attend. Come meet, and talk with your local Volunteer Firefighters. Bring the family and leave the cooking to them...
Bob Westrum, center, being honored for 40 years of coaching. With him are fellow coaches Ross Faldet and Steve Philion.
Bob Westrum was honored for over 40 years of service as a coach at the Clearbrook-Gonvick boys’ basketball game on February 22, 2019. Members of Bob’s family, including his wife Rita and their three children Jeff, Chris, and Linde, were in attendance as Bob was presented with a plaque in...


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