The memorial to all eight men is in Pierre, South Dakota.
For me,  the most memorable stop, ever, on a road trip was a visit to the memorial for  native Gonvick son, David Soren Birkeland.  Dave,  54,  CEO and President  of First  National Bank of  South Dakota peris
Lifelong McIntosh community member, Lloyd Schleicher will turn 100 years old on July 15th.
Written by Carole (Schleicher) Ekstrom, Lloyd's oldest daughter Lloyd Schleicher, aka my Dad, was born July 15, 1920 on the Schleicher farm in Lessor township.  
The Goodridge Freedom Festival is gearing up for another round of fun and celebration. It was up in the air for a while, given the current situation with the COVID-19 threat, but the day is a go – with precautions in place. 
McIntosh Senior Living residents enjoyed music and entertainment by Pastor Karl Anderson outside of the residence on a bright, sunny day, while practicing their social distancing.
McIntosh Senior Living has some exciting news. MSL is are now being allowed by the department of health to allow outdoor visits!! If you are interested in setting up an outdoor visit with your loved one. 
(Rerun from last week in case you missed it as we want everyone to be aware of the precautions in place.) 
Last year’s Grygla Garden Club Tour was made up of 18 women. Stops included the yards of Alan & Stacy Englund, Roger & RaeAnn Pitman, Gwen Blaine (pictured). Photos courtesy of Joni Anderson
The Grygla Garden Club is hosting their 2nd Annual Garden Tour on Saturday, July 18th, beginning at 9am with a brunch in Lisa Erickson’s yard in Grygla. Please bring a chair as seating will be outdoors and is limited.
The memorial to all eight men is in Pierre, South Dakota.
Lifelong McIntosh community member, Lloyd Schleicher will turn 100 years old on July 15th.
McIntosh Senior Living residents enjoyed music and entertainment by Pastor Karl Anderson outside of the residence on a bright, sunny day, while practicing their social distancing.
Last year’s Grygla Garden Club Tour was made up of 18 women. Stops included the yards of Alan & Stacy Englund, Roger & RaeAnn Pitman, Gwen Blaine (pictured). Photos courtesy of Joni Anderson
Getting ready to load the buses.
The Clearbrook-Gonvick School District Kitchen staff was very busy the last quarter of school while the student were all e-learning through the end of May. Under the direction of Robin Proffit the school Food Service Director and the district support staff they successfully prepared and delivered...
Dennis Erickson has taken over the tables at Lund Church in Gully while carving letters in trim boards for the church entry that say  Lund Church, Est. 1898 to be used as trim in the entry of the church where he has been painting.
by Cindy Kolling After the Minnesota Governor’s declaration of a Peacetime State of Emergency and a call to avoid group gatherings because of coronavirus concerns, followed by an official Stay at Home order; the Gully-Trail Lutheran Parish congregations followed with the decisions of other area...
Create It! Mosaic Art Class.
-Submitted The story of how Clear Waters Life Center (CWLC) became the subject of an episode of Common Ground began just a little over two years ago.  The topic in our Executive Team meeting that day was how to market CWLC.  It wasn’t unusual to hear from someone who shopped at Shop-at-the-Top or...
Former first ladies and the 2020 First Lady at the recent event. Front row (L to R: Crystal Schmitz, Betty Johnson, Ardis Thompson, 2020 First Lady Marilyn Ames, Donna Rae Jacobson, Eilene Lien Back row (L to R) Adeline Beltz, Elaine Johnson, Ardella Lindberg, Lila Strandlien, Darlene Sawyer, Linda Kaul and Marilyn Melby.
The 2020 Clearwater County First Lady event went on as scheduled on Saturday, March 14. The Keynote Speaker Dr. Faith Hensrud was not able to attend. Her duties of being president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College with the COVID-19 pandemic forced her to cancel.  Those in...

Obituaries

Lois Ann Peterson, nee’ Eck, 83 passed away July 4, 2020 at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, ND.The funeral service to celebrate her life will be at 11 AM on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at Johnson...
Bruce Brovold, 78 of Gully, Minnesota, passed away on July 7, 2020 at the Essentia Hospital in Fosston, MN. Opportunities to remember Bruce will be held on Saturday, July 11th, at the Samhold...
Rosselyn Nesteby, age 77, of Fosston, MN, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 4th, at her home, of natural causes. A visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 9th,...

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