Leader Record

Picture of the 13 - 1954 Clearbrook High School graduates, top row L to R: Rodney Hanson, Blake Peterson, Mary Ellen (Olson) Olsen, Donna (Knutson) Vig, Donna Lou Wendlandt, Merlin Grue. Second row: Alice (Knutson) Stenlund, Christine (Brendahl) Strande, Carole (Lundmark) Tollefson. First row: Wayne Johnson, Duane Erickson, Eugene Kihlstadius and Shirley (Johnson-Beckstrand) Falardeau.
The Clearbrook High School Class of 1954 held a reunion at the Fireside in Bagley on September 26 with 13 classmates in attendance. With spouses it was a total of 20. 64 years ago, when graduating we were a class of 26 total, with three having since passed away. Being most of us are 82, we thought...
Selling raffle tickets Our Saviors Lutheran Church dinner at Leonard were Donna Solberg and Ardella Lindberg. Violet Hagen of Clearbrook won the quilt.
Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Leonard served their meatball dinner on a Saturday. They worked for days getting the lefse baked and ready to the day.   Raffle winners at Our Savior’s drawing at Leonard on October 6th. Quilt - Violet Hagen Portable Deer Stand  - Mar-ilee  Westrum Game Camera - John...
Chelsey Ehlers, Fourth Grade Teacher.
October Teacher Feature Chelsey Ehlers, Fourth Grade Teacher Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.  ~Anthony J. D'Angelo   Chelsey Ehlers is in her fourth year of teaching at Clearbrook-Gonvick. She is married to Paul Ehlers and together they have two children:...
Rilla Nelson of Clearbrook showing how her grandmothers walking wheel worked at the Fiber Festival.
The 4th annual Fosston Fiber Festival took place over the weekend of October 6-7, 2018 at the Clearbrook City Hall.  Although the weather outside was cold and damp, the atmosphere inside was warm and jovial.  From opening to closing, the festival was well-attended and many people bought wool fiber...
Pine Lake Township members wishing Vernon a good retirement are from left to right: Dennis Bergerson, Paul Buer, Vernon Hamnes, Pete Peterson and Pam Goebel. The plaque reads: Pine Lake Township Treasurer Vernon Hamnes in recognition of Outstanding Dedication and Service from 1984 to 2018.
Vernon Hamnes has been the treasurer for Pine Lake Township for the past 34 years. He has decided that he has served enough. The township officers honored him at their meeting on Monday, October 8 a t the Gonvick Legion cabin where they have their regular monthly meetings. Vernon started as...
From LtoR: Gary Gesell, Wayne Cease, Art Tobkin, Denny Trandem, Brent Steinmetz & Travis Larson.
"As a result of money raised from the 2018 Ride for Stones organized by Jeff Schermerhorn, the Clearwater County Veterans Memorial Association met in October to randomly draw 30 names, from their list of Deceased Clearwater County Veterans, to be put on Paver Stones to be added to the Veterans...
Clearbrook-Gonvick FFA took part in the ten gallon challenge which is a nationwide event. Students in the picture from left to right are Tucker Lene, Julie Sten food shelf worker,  Bailey Haugan and Jacey Tronnes.
The Clearbrook-Gonvick FFA Chapter has recently taken part in the  #FFA10 GALLON  CHALLENGE. The 10 Gallon Challenge is a nationwide event that encourages chapters to purchase 10 gallons of milk or more to donate to local food shelves.  The dairy industry finds itself in a crisis these days as...
Congratulations to the 4-H Members that participated at this year’s Minnesota Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational (L-R) Back row: Daniel Rankin, Nathan Johnshoy, Cameron Broden, Matthew Rankin, Kayla Johnshoy, Hannah Johnshoy, Savanna Rankin, Isabella Warmbold. Front row: Evelyn Warmbold, Treyton Broden, and Payton Berg.
The Minnesota 4-H State Shooting Sports & Wildlife Invitational was held in Martin County September 7-9, 2018.  643 youth from 53 counties participated in the following events: BB gun, Standard Air Rifle, 3 Position Air Rifle, Air Pistol, .22 Rifle, Muzzleloading, Trap, Silhouette, Wildlife...
Clear Waters Life Center’s mission is to be “a faith-based community of people providing a place to impart hope and enrich the lives of individuals and families.”  Volunteers are a valued asset.  CWLC’s desire is to build community through the many opportunities that exist within its organization....


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