Grygla Eagle

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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. ...
The 4-H group at Luckenbach, Texas, a venue known for country music. One of its two main buildings houses the remnants of a post office, a working saloon, and a general store. The other is a dance hall. Photos courtesy of Lori Jones
The Grygla Eagle recently had a nice visit with Walter Jones, son of David and Lori Jones, of Gatzke. Walter, age 14, was part of a 4-H State Exchange Program where he had the opportunity to fly down to Texas a few weeks ago. He’s been a Grygla-Gatzke Go-Getter since he was in 3rd grade; this fall...
Brooke Limesand is pictured along the Freedom Trail in Boston, Massachusetts, last week.
Brooke Limesand, daughter of Glenn and Charissa Limesand, of Gatzke, graduated from Grygla High School in May and has already embarked on a huge journey that will play a role in her future medical career.  A Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders, Brooke joined thousands of young adults...
President Trump at the Duluth Rally on June 20th. Photos by Patrick Hackley
Written and Submitted by Patrick Hackley, Grygla “In the end, you’re measured not by how much you undertake but by what you finally accomplish.” For decades, administrations who called 1600 Pennsylvania Ave home have made empty promise after empty promise, leaving the American people to slowly lose...
The Depot was the actual train station in Goodridge back in 1914, according to GHS President, Margie Coan. She says with the depression and the loss of buildings due to a fire, the train stopped coming. The Depot was sold and sent to Grygla where it was used as the post office for many years. Margie says it was returned to Goodridge in 1995 and placed in the original spot. This photo hangs inside the Depot.
Held in conjunction with the Freedom Festival, the Good-ridge Historical Society will celebrate 40 years of preserving area history! What a big day for this small town! The Goodridge Historial Society is made up of eight buildings located around town. The Country Museum, Depot, Telephone Building,...
Al Moline is a pen and ink artist who will be at the Good-ridge Freedom Festival on Saturday, July 28th!
The Goodridge Veterans Memorial Park is the place to be on Saturday, July 28th. The 2nd Annual Freedom Festival will be held, along with the 40th anniversary of the Goodridge Historical Society. With numerous vendors set up, featured artists on display and free entertainment under the band shell...
Motel 89 is still open for business and operating under the same phone number. Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
The June meeting of the City Council was held at the Grygla Civic Building on Monday, June 11th. Council members approved the May minutes, which are included below, and state that Motel 89’s keys have been turned over to the bank and the City. As of July 1st, 2015, the owners of Motel 89 had been...
Students currently working at Machinewell are pictured with the local company’s recruiters, Bryan Dougherty, Tonia Haack and Eric Dougherty. Front row, L-R: Ethan Englund, Owen Gross, Layla Jelle, Josh Johnson. Back row: Anthony Loken, Bryan Dougherty, Tonia Haack, Eric Dougherty and Jake Ahlbeck. Not pictured: Jamie Dougherty and Mya Anderson. Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
Machinewell currently employs 60 people, eight of which are area youth. The Grygla-based company wants to recognize these students as they work in the machining industry and help them see the value of career and technical education.  For the last five years, representatives from Machinewell have...
This photo was taken at the National World War II Memorial in D.C. There is a pillar for every state. Photo courtesy of Jaden Kiesow.
Garden Valley Technologies sponsored two junior students from the Garden Valley service area to attend the Foundation for Rural Services Youth Tour in Washington, DC.  I was chosen by their committee, along with Bayli Dukek from Bagley. To qualify, I wrote a letter of application and described my...
Advantage Ag Air crew, L-R: Blake Farder, Andrew Kilian, Riley Farder and Aaron Peterson. Not pictured: Lucian Tinnes. Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
I remember a few years back when I did a story on Jimmy Holte and his aerial spray business. I drove into his yard and there was so much life and energy…just an excitement in the air; his spray plane was parked outside the open hanger, Gloria was outside smiling and tending to her flowers, ready to...


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