Lynn Riggs is retiring from Nursing Service after 33 years. Lynn says, “Letting go isn’t the end, it is the beginning of a fresh start, a new set of challenges and joys.”
  Lynn Riggs will be retiring from Clearwater County Nursing Service in Bagley in March after being on the job there for 33 years.
Clearbook-Gonvick bus drivers from left: Ray Reichert, Jerry Gerloffs, Tracy Raitz, Crystal Winge, Deb Stein, Gerry Stein, Scott Bakke and Trenton Edgell. Not pictured: Tasha Bakke, Kristen Edgell, Subs-Marvin Berg, Alissa Preuss and Glen Trembath.
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Thousands of hardworking school bus drivers safely transport more than 760,000 students to and from school each day across the state. To recognize this important profession, Governor Tim Walz has proclaimed Wednesday, Feb.
Garnes Go Getters 4-H Club Members (Front row: Ray Srnsky, Malayna Hamm, Jack Dodson.  Back row: Sidney Olson, Paige Olson, Kathryn Srnsky, McKenzie Hamm, and Hailey Hanson).
The Garnes Go Getters 4-H Club of Oklee made “Valentine Door Hanger Wreaths” at their recent club meeting.  They delivered them to Hillcrest Senior Living in Red Lake Falls to be put on the resident’s doors.  The message on each wreath says, “Happ
Red Lake County Speech Team at the Plummer Lions Invitational Meet. (Back) Autumn Houghtaling, Sage Hartman, Jayden Iverson, Phillip Sorenson, Jonathan Roue, Coach Ms. Jessie Hamrum, (Middle) Lily Guillemette, Danny Guillemette, Shellby Baird, Remi Rathsack, Lacey Pendelton, Grace Gieseke, Coach Mrs. Bobbi Aakhus, Bryn Vettleson, (Front) Madelyn Yde, Juliana Armentrout, Mariah Peterson, Lilly Hanson, Mykayla Peterson, Halie Thompson, and Luci Svendsen.
The Plummer Lions Invitational Speech Meet was held at the Red Lake County Central High School on Saturday, February 9th.  The eight schools/teams that attended and participated were Crookston, Red Lake County,
The article below was written by Tom Foster, a freelance writer on staff with the Minnesota Flyer magazine. Foster writes the Airport of the Month column and chooses which airport to feature each month.
The 2019 USXC Goodridge/Grygla 500 Top 3 winners were #312 Zach Herfindahl, Arctic Cat Pro 600 Winner (far right), #10 Aaron Christensen, Polaris (middle) and #14 Taylor Bunke, Polaris (left). Photo by USXC Racing
And that’s a wrap for the Goodridge/Grygla 500 USXC Snowmobile Race that was held over the weekend, February 8-10!
Lynn Riggs is retiring from Nursing Service after 33 years. Lynn says, “Letting go isn’t the end, it is the beginning of a fresh start, a new set of challenges and joys.”
Clearbook-Gonvick bus drivers from left: Ray Reichert, Jerry Gerloffs, Tracy Raitz, Crystal Winge, Deb Stein, Gerry Stein, Scott Bakke and Trenton Edgell. Not pictured: Tasha Bakke, Kristen Edgell, Subs-Marvin Berg, Alissa Preuss and Glen Trembath.
Garnes Go Getters 4-H Club Members (Front row: Ray Srnsky, Malayna Hamm, Jack Dodson.  Back row: Sidney Olson, Paige Olson, Kathryn Srnsky, McKenzie Hamm, and Hailey Hanson).
Red Lake County Speech Team at the Plummer Lions Invitational Meet. (Back) Autumn Houghtaling, Sage Hartman, Jayden Iverson, Phillip Sorenson, Jonathan Roue, Coach Ms. Jessie Hamrum, (Middle) Lily Guillemette, Danny Guillemette, Shellby Baird, Remi Rathsack, Lacey Pendelton, Grace Gieseke, Coach Mrs. Bobbi Aakhus, Bryn Vettleson, (Front) Madelyn Yde, Juliana Armentrout, Mariah Peterson, Lilly Hanson, Mykayla Peterson, Halie Thompson, and Luci Svendsen.
The 2019 USXC Goodridge/Grygla 500 Top 3 winners were #312 Zach Herfindahl, Arctic Cat Pro 600 Winner (far right), #10 Aaron Christensen, Polaris (middle) and #14 Taylor Bunke, Polaris (left). Photo by USXC Racing
Clearbook-Gonvick bus drivers from left: Ray Reichert, Jerry Gerloffs, Tracy Raitz, Crystal Winge, Deb Stein, Gerry Stein, Scott Bakke and Trenton Edgell. Not pictured: Tasha Bakke, Kristen Edgell, Subs-Marvin Berg, Alissa Preuss and Glen Trembath.
SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Thousands of hardworking school bus drivers safely transport more than 760,000 students to and from school each day across the state. To recognize this important profession, Governor Tim Walz has proclaimed Wednesday, Feb. 27, as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day in the state...
Timothy Merle Conger, 25, of Bagley was sentenced on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 in Polk County District Court for mail theft. He had been stealing money from the mail by opening and resealing the letters with tape after the cash inside had been removed. The theft carries a maximum punishment of...
BEMIDJI, Minn. – The speed limits on several highways in northwest Minnesota will increase from 55 to 60 miles per hour according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The new speed limits take effect when the new signs are posted.  Highways that will receive new speed limits signs include...
 Carol Reed and Director Marilyn Shamp celebrating a Senior Connection participant.
Our rural location often makes access to services impossible that residents of larger towns take for granted, so the fact that an adult day services facility is located in Gonvick is amazing. Senior Connection Adult Day Services, a program of Clear Waters Life Center, is small enough to provide...

Obituaries

Al Wasson, of Shakopee (formerly of Prior Lake & Clearbrook) joined his Lord and Savior in heaven on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the age of 96. He was a loving husband, father, grandpa and...
Ida Marie Steindl, 102, of Bagley, Minnesota died on Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Cornerstone Nursing and Rehab Center in Bagley, Minnesota.  Funeral services will be held on, Saturday...
Elizabeth "Betty Jean" Piccolo, 76 of Becker, passed lovingly surrounded by family on 2/11/19 at North Memorial Hospital. Betty Jean was born 5/1/1942 in Thief River Falls to parents...

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