Grygla Eagle

Lisa Erickson, 223 State Street West, Grygla, has been nominated for ‘Yard of the Week’ but due to the nature of her yard, we’re diving in a little deeper this week and going to discuss pollinator friendly gardening below! Photos by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
Lisa Erickson has created such a pollinator-friendly landscape around her yard that it’s no wonder she wanted to take the focus off her ‘Yard of the Week’ nomination and redirect it towards pollinator gardens. With a mixture of native flowers and cultivars spread around the entire yard, her gardens...
Back, L-R: Darlene Hulteen, Marilou Cwikla, Kandy Sundberg, Patti Johnson, Val Larson, Lois Anderson, Deb Stanley, Kristin Buckley, Kathy Magnuson, Deidre Nordin, Betsy Saurdiff, Elaine Grovum, Olive Wiskow, Margie Iverson, Jean Grovum, Linda Peterson, Sandy Henrickson, Audrey Rogalla, Darlene McCauley, Diane Paulson. Front, L-R: Ruth Sackett, Eloda Knutson and Elva Fiedler. Photo courtesy of Marilou Cwikla
Goodridge School staff of the 1990’s were invited to a special ladies luncheon last week on Thursday, August 2nd. The event was hosted by Diane Paulson, Patti Johnson, Sandy Henrickson and Darlene Hulteen. The invite stated it was “a celebration of the special ladies who have touched lives, and to...
The annual Secret Garden Market is held on the Jason and Allison Kangas farm in rural Goodridge, 26045 290th Ave NE. Handmade items, home goods, clothing and jewelry vendors will be set up all around the garden on Thursday, August 23rd, along with live music, food and drinks. The event takes place from 5-9pm. Photos courtesy of Chelsey Osbourne Photography
It’s almost time for the 2nd Annual Secret Garden Market, hosted by Wheat & Beans creator, Allison Kangas! When Allison planned her first garden party last summer, she had no idea what to expect in regards to the attendance. Hundreds of people ended up coming to the rural Goodridge farm for a...
About 65 kids in grades K-6 participated in the camp that was organized by several volunteers and 5 Pathways counselors. The Goodridge Lutheran Parish is made up of Bethany, Ekelund and Faith. Photos courtesy of Tracy Johnson
This is the third year that the Goodridge Lutheran Parish has hosted Vacation Bible School and invited Pathways Counselors to come to town. Jason and Sarah Kotrba (and family) once again hosted the group at their home, which is something they really look forward to every summer. The day camp was...
Written by Kari Sundberg, Eagle Editor Well, there you have it! The logo for this year’s Grygla Fall Festival! Watch for the official weekend poster to run in an upcoming issue of the Eagle, but for now, let’s give you a little run down of the weekend. As always, Fall Fest is taking place on the...
“I went fishing last summer up at The Angle with my buddy, Scott Baumgartner. He’s a full-time fishing guide that I’ve known since high school. It was about a month after that trip that we decided to start our own handicapped-accessible fishing service,” said Petersburg, now Director of the NW MN...
The Chargers Small Fries 3rd grade team got 1st place in their tournament on Wednesday, July 18th, in Warren! This game marked the end of their summer season! The 4th grade Big Fries got 2nd place in a double elimination tournament. The Midgets played in Greenbush – they were the 7th seed and upset...
An aerial view of how the Brian and Tracy Johnson farm has changed over the last few decades! (More photos on page 3) Photos courtesy of Tracy Johnson
Over the past hundred years many things on the Johnson farm have changed, but many things have stayed the same. There is still one family working together to make the farm a viable business. Brian and Tracy Johnson have not one, but two Century Farms to be proud of and keep in their family as a new...
The Northwood Church held its annual picnic last Saturday, July 14th. The picnic carried on its yearly tradition with holding a program at 11am and a potluck lunch to follow. The program included special music by Byron & Peggy Staie.
Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
Last Saturday was the Northwood Church picnic up by Moose River. In all honesty, I’ve never been able to make it to this annual gathering before. Every summer, the picnic is held on a Saturday for the young and old to come together and remember the church and its congregation members from years...
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Twenty eight members from the original 44 members (11 are deceased) of the Oklee High School class of 1958 gathered on June 30 at the Oklee Cafe for their 60th reunion.   An evening of catching up, sharing a meal at the Oklee Cafe, and lots of storytelling brought many smiles to those attending. ...


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