Leader Record

Paul and Chelsey Ehlers from Leonard.
The Red River Valley (RRV) Emerging Leadership Program (ELP) celebrated its most recent cohort of leaders and a program milestone this spring. A dinner and recognition program at University of Minnesota Crookston recognized participants and celebrated the program’s 40th year. The celebration...
The last Clearbrook-Gonvick school board meeting for the school year was held May 20. A question was asked about the future of baseball and softball now that they have started the programs. They will be evaluating the potential and seeing what has to be done. Mr. Bettin gave his Spotlight on...
Clearbrook-Gonvick 2023 graduation was on Saturday, May 25. Class shown from left to right: Aliyah Ballard, Roman Beaulieu, Colin Crotteau, Callie Ehresmann, Hayden Engen, Benjamin Goudge, Luke Johnson, Haley McCoy,  Keenan Smith, Jake Stoskopf, David Weems and Presley Westrum.
Twenty-three Clearbrook-Gonvick students had their special day on Saturday, May 25. What started out as a rainy looking day turned out to be a sunny afternoon for graduation. The three co-valedictorians spoke together about having a good work ethic and that graduation was a start of their futures....
By Darin Steindl, Farmers Independent The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday, May 14 with all commissioners in attendance. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, the board approved the agenda and minutes from the last meeting. Sheriff Darin Halverson presented a request to approve...
     Gully Memorial Day Service to be held The Gully American Legion Post #603 will hold Memorial Day Services on Monday, May 27, 2024 at 10:30 a.m. at the Gully Community Hall.  Everyone is welcome.   Gonvick Memorial Day Service The Gonvick American Legion Post #304 will hold Memorial Day service...
The Clearbrook City Council met in regular session on Monday, May 13.  Speedy Braaten had a concern on the cement in front of North Country Hardware. He was having trouble getting in as the lip on the cement was lower than the doorway. He had to bring along a board to put under his wheel chair to...
Graduation for Clearbrook-Gonvick Seniors will take place on Saturday, May 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. The Clearbrook American Legion will be presenting the colors with the Clearbrook-Gonvic Bank playing the National Anthem and the processional. Cherlize Martin will give the...
Tamara Edevold, Executive Director of the Clearwater County Historical Society, was the main speaker at the event. She is shown with the new First Lady of the Year Eileen Vorderbruggen.
  The setting for the Clearwater County First Lady 2024 event was the Faith Lutheran Church in Bagley on Saturday, May  4, 2024. The delicious luncheon was prepared and served by the Faith Lutheran youth assisted by Faith’s committee headed by Lyn Schroeder of Bagley. A toast was given by hostess...
Pictured in the attached photo (L-R): Ashley Shongo and Sara Olson, Bagley PTO; Julie Johnson, Clearbrook-Gonvick Playground Fundraiser; TSC President Kathryn Lorsbach; Lorraine Brustad, Bagley Senior Center; Lloyd Engen, Clearbrook Senior Center; and Jodi Quade, Clearwater County Food Shelf.
The Tuesday Study Club organization is composed of area women who work to give back to their communities.  The organization is nearly 100 years old and includes approximately 20 local women.   The Tuesday Study Club local work includes an annual luncheon, Tables for Tots, which helps to raise funds...
Clearbrook resident, Keenan Smith a senior at Clearbrook-Gonvick High School, participates in Partners in Policymaking Program to become a stronger advocate for people with disabilities  A free eight-month course has helped almost 1,200 self-advocates and parents since 1987.
By Robb Leer ST. PAUL, MN (April 23, 2024) – The Minnesota Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities announced today that Keenan Smith, of Clearbrook is one of just 30 Minnesotans currently participating in an advocacy training course, Partners in Policymaking. This free, nationally...


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