Leader Record

The weighing of the pumpkins with their plaques and awards.  From left to right: Kaylin Olson ; Brandon Olson ; Brenton Bergh with Frank and Annie Bergh's award at 7; Jesse Ecks; Charlie and Barb Berg; Wayne Bergh and Lori Bahr from Clearbrooks; Ray Norman from Milaca at 820 pounds for the $1000 prize; Tucker Johnson  Bryson Fiedler 651 pounds and Bob Edevold  Ray Norman also received the Best in Show award.
Another full day of events for the Gonvick Car Show and Pumpkin Day. Kandi's Kitchen started out early in the morning serving breakfast. The Trap went late into the night with their tent and dance. The largest pumpkin that Wade Klema and JJ Solberg have was not entered in Gonvick because it is...
Spot light on Education as given by Mr. Bettin at the Clearbrook-Gonvick School board meeting on Monday, September 19.  He has 7 and 8th grade students that will be getting the slide presentation ready each month for the board. Some of the canoes that the students sent of last spring  have been...
  During the Clearwater County Board of Commissioners meeting on September 13, County Auditor Allan Paulson presented the proposed departmental budgets and tax levy for the commissioners to consider. (Budget & Levy tables are on page 7). Commissioner Dean Newland made the motion to approve for...
Julie Prosser commented on the Community Garden plots that she has been pursuing. The lot near Kloster Park she felt was not close enough to town. She really liked the old football field on the south end of the community center. That does not have a water source and city maintenance was going to...
A couple of city residents gave their views during the open forum for visitors at the Gonvick City Council meeting on Thursday, September 9. There are holes that need to be fixed. The one on North Ave was being fixed by the county. The hole by Richards Publishing where the water main break was...
It is that time of the year. The Clearbrook-Gonvick School will start on Tuesday, September 6 for Kindergarten to 12th grades.  Administration includes Ryan Grow Superintendent and Josh Tharaldson Principal. Any questions call 218-776-3112.  Picture day has been set for September 23 and Homecoming...
  Cassondra Deming, PA-C
 Sanford Health in Bagley welcomes Cassondra Deming, PA-C, to the emergency medicine team at the Sanford Bagley Medical Center.   Cassondra obtained her undergraduate degree in biology and Spanish from The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN. She later attended St. Catherine University in St....
Getting ready for the Leonard parade the Grand Marshall Gerald Wraa. With him in the back seat are his wife Edna and daughter-in-law Lana Wraa. They are riding in a 1964 Ford owned by Ken & Laurie Brein.
Gerald Wraa is the Grand Marshall for the Leonard Bash and Centennial parade held last weekend. Gerald also hit the 100 year mark and was born the same year, an honor for the 100 year-old. He brought many loads of wood in to Leonard from his place in Clover Township. Edd Wendlandt was the wood...
Bev & Ted Lundmark were named Queen and King for the Leonard Centennial last weekend.
Bev & Ted Lundmark were named Queen and King for the Leonard Centennial last weekend. It was part of the Leonard Bash. The two have spent most of their lives in Dudley Township. Ted was the manager of the Leonard Co-Op Creamery and the last butter maker in town. He had served as the Leonard...
Ken and Laurie Brien of Leonard were selected as the King and Queen for the Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Show. Ken was the past president of the organization.
The three day show ended on Sunday afternoon. They had beautiful weather for the show. It was incorporated in 1976, LIRPF has been at the Itasca State Park entrance since 1990!  ​Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the preservation and display of historic,...


Richards Publishing

P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225
email: richards@gvtel.com


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