Grygla Eagle

Libby Johnson #12 and Trystan Jelle #11 blocking against RLF last week.
Last week, the 2017 Chargers volleyball team debuted on the court with a couple of home games in Goodridge that resulted in two big wins for the varsity team and new head coach, Katelyn Tharaldson! August 28th vs. WAO in Goodridge GG over WAO in 3 (25-19, 25-12, 25-20) Ace Assists: Mercedes Coan-7...
Saphire’s Courage is a campaign that began 5 years ago after Saphire Brown experienced bullying from her peers, and the mental health challenges that accompanied. Being very open about her past experiences during her teenage years, and telling the story of this challenging time in her life,...
THEN: Lisa (Newton) Swanson says the man on the horse is her grandfather, Melvin Sorenson. Grandpa broke horses for ranchers. He entered the horse race and won 1st prize and got to lead the parade in Grygla! There are four little kids in white standing on the sidewalk and those are my mom’s sisters, Katherine, Myra and Inez, and her brother Ray. My mom thinks this photo was taken on July 4th, 1918.
And that’s a wrap, friends. The Grygla Centennial has come to an end, but the memories made are sure to last a lifetime. All week, in preparation for the big weekend, the little town of Grygla was lively and full of action. Curbs were being painted, lawns were being mowed, benches and tables were...
Ashley Nerhus and Amy Halvorson at the 103rd Annual Thief River Falls Chamber of Commerce Banquet.
Two driven young women are combining their lifelong friendship with their professional expertise to help build the business community of Thief River Falls and run the TRF Chamber of Commerce together. Goodridge natives, Amy Halvorson, daughter of Bob and Jean Halvorson, and Ashley Marquis Nerhus,...
Bill and Lolit Neuschwander with their children and presiding judge.
Born and raised in Sinkatulan Makilala Cotabato, Philippines, Lolit Neuschwander moved to Grygla, Minnesota, in 2010 and proudly became a United States Citizen on September 28, 2016. Lolit recently welcomed me and my family into her home and cooked us a delicious Asian meal while visiting about...
Back Behind the Barn Boys: Part 1, The Early Years ran in the Grygla Eagle on July 19th. It seemed everyone enjoyed reading about the early years of Gatzke’s very own Barn Boys. They are a hit near and far and will be taking the stage at the Grygla Centennial in a couple of weeks. Of the band, Mike...
The iconic “I Amsterdam” letters in the Museum quarter in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Logan Tinnes, son of Jon and Karina, recently embarked on a month long European adventure complete with stops in multiple countries. Just graduating high school at the end of May, he and a friend, Caleb Olson, left on their trip June 13th.  Logan graduated from Nevis High School last May and...
A heartwarming story on how one very special snowmobile made its way back home after almost 25 years.  Gatzke resident, Randy Larson, has been collecting and remodeling snowmobiles for over 10 years. He says it’s a fun hobby of his that he likes to do in his free time. One day, a fellow collector,...
I sat down with Margie Coan this week, President of the Goodridge Historical Society, to talk all about the hard work that is done by this dedicated group of volunteers in hopes of preserving our local history. The Goodridge Historical Society was started back in 1978 by Lynn and Norma Hanson....
Bruce and Diane Lunsetter hosted the successful reunion enjoyed by many! They even hosted a brunch at their home for anyone interested that was held after church services on Sunday. They put a lot of hard work into the special event attended by nearly 500!
  Written by Kendra Jensen, Eagle Intern People gathered at Bruce and Diane Lunsetter’s home last Saturday, July 22nd, to attend the Gatzke All-School Reunion. There were nearly 500 people in attendance that day including former students, parents and teachers!  The day’s festivities included food...


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