L-R: Elliot Philipp, Reece Sundberg, Nolan Anderson and Andrew Loken. Not pictured: Jordan Coan. Photo courtesy of John Wilebski
Fall Sports have wrapped up and post-season awards have been given out to the following Charger football and volleyball players: 
Wayne Benbo turns over the reins of his ice saw business to Jordan Gunafson.
Recently long time local business owner Wayne Benbo of Fish’s Folding Ice Saw sold his business to Jordan Gunufson who will continue and expand the legacy of fine, hand-crafted ice saws into the future.
Aboard the USS California, Steven Anderson, United States Navy Machinist 2nd Class, circumnavigated the globe in 1981 and has the prestigious documentation to prove it. Photo courtesy of Steve Anderson
Written by Kari Sundberg, Eagle Editor “There was nothing that was going to deter me.” That’s how he describes the 6-year contract he signed with the United States Navy back in 1979 as he set out to serve his country. 
Clearbrook-Gonvick student council members include 4th Grade: Caroline Machlitt, Shya Engebretson, Kyson Dombkowski. 5th Grade: Gracie Petit, Travis Johnson, Harper Watne. Tesa Vettleson 6th Grade:, Avery Haugan. Raina Jarnot. Alexa Anderson, Peyton Wittenberg, Charlie Phillips
The 1st Annual CG Elementary Student Council Cereal Drive was a huge success!!  Our goal was 500 boxes and we crushed it with 607 boxes total!!   We brought boxes to Ruby's Pantry and to the Clearwater County
The Chargers hosted Northern Freeze in Grygla last week in the first round of playoffs, defeating them 35-26! Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
It was a week of many emotions for the Chargers with both the VB/FB teams hosting the first games in the playoff matches.
Mike Cudmore received a special honor recently.
Mike Cudmore received a special honor recently. He was presented a lapel pin by the Minnesota Funeral Directors Association on August 12 at their convention at Breezy Point.
L-R: Elliot Philipp, Reece Sundberg, Nolan Anderson and Andrew Loken. Not pictured: Jordan Coan. Photo courtesy of John Wilebski
Wayne Benbo turns over the reins of his ice saw business to Jordan Gunafson.
Aboard the USS California, Steven Anderson, United States Navy Machinist 2nd Class, circumnavigated the globe in 1981 and has the prestigious documentation to prove it. Photo courtesy of Steve Anderson
Clearbrook-Gonvick student council members include 4th Grade: Caroline Machlitt, Shya Engebretson, Kyson Dombkowski. 5th Grade: Gracie Petit, Travis Johnson, Harper Watne. Tesa Vettleson 6th Grade:, Avery Haugan. Raina Jarnot. Alexa Anderson, Peyton Wittenberg, Charlie Phillips
The Chargers hosted Northern Freeze in Grygla last week in the first round of playoffs, defeating them 35-26! Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
Mike Cudmore received a special honor recently.
The riders were lined up and ready to go in front of Vernes Lutheran Church and along County Highway 5 north of McIntosh.
Years ago, Rupert Syverson called his neighbors to go on an ATV trail ride. What started out as a small group of friends taking a short ride around the area has become the community ride it is now. After Rupert passed away, his nephew, Leslie Finseth, continued the tradition and as time passed the...
Car Show winners at the Gonvick Pumpkin Day and Car Show who took home 100 dollars each. The winners are selected by votes from each car show participant. Winners from last weekend were from left to right: Steve Fjerstad, Fosston; Angie and Gary Coan, Bemidji; Rick Myrum, Pengilly; Randy Ridlon, Solway and not pictured, Owen Shegrud, Bagley who had to go to attend a wedding before the awards were announced.
Five car  show winners received $100 each from the Gonvick Diamond Jubilee Committee during Pumpkin Day in Gonvick. No entry fee was required for the 75 cars that were entered in the show. Winners were selected by show participants each getting  five cars to vote for. Winners were Steve Fjerstgad...
Pumpkin weigh off winners at the Gonvick Pumpkin Day activities were from left to right in the front row; Ray and Monique Norman, Anne Bergh, Leo and Jack Nordlund, Bryson Fiedler and the winner a second year in a row Wade Klema. Back row: Frank Bergh, Wayne Bergh and Lori Bahr, Jesse Eck, Blake Prestemon, Tucker Johnson, Bob Edevold, JJ Solberg and Charlie Bergh.
The full day started out with the craft and flea market people coming in to set up their wares. Kandi's Kitchen was open at 6:30 in the morning. Cars started coming into town for registration at 9:00 am. There were 75 cars lined up on Main Street in Gonvick on Saturday, September 25. Clearwater...
For the past 15 years, Lakes Concrete Plus, Inc. has served northern Minnesota with their ready mix, aggregate materials, septic tanks, Amvic and misc. accessories. Like many small businesses, the pandemic hit them hard, but thanks to the Line 3 replacement project, they are seeing a much-needed...

Obituaries

Mrs. Peggy June Lundmark, age 73, a resident of Bishop, Texas, passed away on November 15, 2021, in Corpus Christi after a valiant battle with cancer. Her courage and strength was remarkable.Peggy...
John Handyside, age 80, of rural Fosston, MN, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 17th, at his home north of Fosston, surrounded by loved ones, after a battle with cancer. A memorial...
 Tim Kerssen was granted his wings on October 27, 2021, after a 7 year fight with cancer. His final days were spent surrounded by family and friends.Tim was a graduate of Fosston High in 1992....

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