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Director Melonie Butler of the Eagle’s Healing Nest organization was recently handed the keys to the old Good Samaritan Center in Clearbrook, and a tour of the facility took place.  Photo taken inside the building in Clearbroo
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on January 16, 2018. Opening of the printing bids by County Auditor-Treasurer Allen Paulson to designate the legal paper for 2018 was one of the first items of business to be covered.  Farmers Independent in Bagley submitted the low bid for first...
Marion and Stanley’s 50th Anniversary, with sons Steve, Danny, Mike, and grandson Ryan
“My family, and raising my boys, are the biggest highlights of my life,” Marion Ask says. “Those were the good old days!”  Marion turned 80 years old in November of 2017, and her “boys” made it a special day for her. She says she's had a good life, and has many fond memories of her life together...
January Teacher Feature: Willow Christen, Kindergarten Teacher
“Sometimes the questions are complicated but the answers are simple.”  ~Dr. Seuss Willow Christen is in her ninth year of teaching kindergarten at Clearbrook-Gonvick and she loves it! She actually started in the district in 2004 as a part-time School Readiness and ECFE teacher and pre-school...
Dylan Goudge and Brad Eck
At Monday's regular Clearbrook City Council meeting January 8th, Mayor Dylan Goudge accepts a donation for $7,500 from Border State Bank. Part of the three tier project the City is undergoing includes a walking path, playground, basketball and volleyball courts and an overhaul of the dam area as...
The news hit the Clearbrook Community hard as the powers that be closed the Good Samaritan facility with a 90 day notice. Patients were to be moved to other sites by December 8, 2017. The building has been vacant since that time and it has been heated and cared for by  a maintenance person since...
Savannah’s graduating class from Advanced Individual Training at Fort Huachuca.
“It has always been a dream of mine to serve in the military, so I enlisted at the beginning of my senior year of high school. As of right now, I plan to make this a career,” Savannah Silvestre, a 2016 Bagley High School graduate says.  Savannah Silvestre is currently serving as a PFC in the United...
Clearwater County Commissioners: Left to right John Nelson, District 4; Dean Newland, District 2; Dan Stenseng, District 5; Arlen Syverson, District 1; and Neal Illies, District 3. Commissioner Stenseng will serve as Board Chairman, and Commissioner Nelson as Vice Chairman for 2018.
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners held their first meeting of 2018 on Tuesday, January 2. Motions were made nominating Commissioner Dan Stenseng as Chairman, and Commissioner John Nelson as Vice Chairman for 2018. The motions were  passed unanimously. Opening of printing bids received...
Pictured in left to right: Kayla Ehlers, Naomi Shamp, Kari Shamp, Keisha Jon
“Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress; working hard for something we love is called passion.” -Simon Sinek   Name: Keisha Jones, Grade 12  Parents: Mark and Robin Proffit   Siblings: Keenan School Involvement: Volleyball, Basketball manager, and iMPACT Favorite Class:...
Mrs. Olson’s Lefse has been rolling out of the plant north of Gonvick for the last 50 years. The crew just finished up a hectic holiday season of lefse making under the direction of Mark Edevold and Jaci Anderson and crew.  Staff at the plant work hard the months before Christmas getting all the...
Senior Connection meeting with Vivian, Bonnie, Charlotte, Linda, and  Julie Nelson, volunteer.
Senior Connection Adult Day Services, located in Clear Waters Life Center-Gonvick, offers more than just respite care for caregivers on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Older adults are welcome to come for just a half day and participate in the activities that bring them the...


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