The Clearbrook-Gonvick school board at their regular monthly meeting on Monday, March 19 offered the position of Superintendent of Schools to Jeff Burgess. The board had narrowed their candidates down to do the interviews of the applicants that had applied. On Thursday, March 15 they interviewed...
Friday, March 30 is the day that Brad Eck will be honored on his retirement from the First State Bank in Clearbrook.
Friday, March 30 is the day that Brad Eck will be joining his wife Bonnie in retirement. The Clearbrook Community Center (old school) will be the place where the retirement celebration will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. There will be a ceremony to honor Brad for his duties at the First State Bank in...
Julie Johnson, March Teacher feature for Clearbrook-Gonvick with her Kindergarten class.
"Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood." ~ Fred Rogers   Julie Johnson is in her tenth year of teaching at Clearbrook-Gonvick.  She was born and raised in Fosston, MN. Julie is the...
Clearbrook Elevator Association Directors and management from left to right: Greg Erickson, Manager Leslie Westrum, Dave Engebretson, new board member Richard Kroening, Scott Fawver and Mark Strandberg.
The Clearbrook Elevator Association annual meeting was held in the banquet room at the Clearbrook Community Center. Patrons were treated to a noon lunch with the meeting starting at 1:00 p.m.  President Scott Fawver opened the meeting and called for old business and there was none to discuss. Les...
Curt Meyer, P.E. with Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates Inc. presented the Water and Sanitary Sewer Utility Improvements that are being proposed.  Members of the community and the Clearbrook City Council were in attendance.
The City Council of  Clearbrook held a public hearing on February 12th at the Clearbrook City Hall.  Curt Meyer, with Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates gave the preliminary engineering report. The Sanitary sewer needs with the original construction in early 1950’s with vitrified clay pipe to be...
DonnaRae Jacobson retires from her job at Dr. Beard’s Dental Clinic in Clearbrook.
From her first job at the Tastee Freeze in Bowbells, North Dakota to her last job at Dr. Beard’s Dental Clinic in Clearbrook, DonnaRae Jacobson has traveled many miles. She started working for Dr. Beard in 2008. According to DonnaRae the best part of the job was meeting the patients and working...
Lori Lundell, Kitchen Staff.
Lori Lundell is in her second year of working in the Clearbrook-Gonvick kitchen. She is originally from Cannon Falls. She is married to Todd and they have a son, Luke, and daughter-on-law Terri and a son Andrew married to Jamie. Together they have given Lori and Todd seven wonderful grandchildren...
The Clearbrook-Gonvick One-Act play cast before make-up for the presentaton. Top row:  Danika Harmon and Callie Baker; middle row: Savannah Rankin and Jazmyn Smith and in the front Xavier Goodwin .
Clearbrook-Gonvick's one act play performance at sub-sections had the audience laughing and gasping at the same time!!!  This year's play, entitled, "Horror Movie 101: Failing Can Be Deadly" was a spoof on the horror movie genre. The play, written by Steven Stack, is presented by arrangement with...
Clearbrook-Gonvick Art award winners with Senator Paul Utke Front row: Keisha Jones, Jenna Smith, Sierra Walters, Justyce Auginash. Jayna Tronnes and Linda Brown, Teacher. Back row: Lauren Melby, Kayla Ehlers, Sen. Utke, Danika Harmon and Jensen Engberg
“Art at the Capitol” Student Awards were presented by Minnesota State Senator, Paul Utke during a ceremony held at Clearbrook-Gonvick High School Auditorium on January 18, 2018 with family members and others in attendance. Realizing the role that art plays in the cognitive development of young...
Kim Anderson,  Agriculture teacher at Clearbrook-Gonvick School.
Kim Anderson was a substitute teacher at Clearbrook-Gonvick from 2004 - 2012.  In the fall of 2012, she was hired to teach Agriculture full time.  She grew up on a grain and beef farm in Central Illinois, the middle child of five girls - this explains a lot about why Kim is the way Kim is!  She...


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