Leader Record

Since 1970 there has been activities to celebrate the 4th of July in Trail.  We have held off on making a decision as to what or is we would be able to celebrate this year due to coronavirus.  The club member have decided that there is no way to control social distancing in the pavilion where...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on  June 9, 2020, beginning with considering whether the Commissioners should continue participating in County Department interviews.  Commissioner Mark Larson asked what was done in the past.  Commissioner Dean Newland said they had been sitting...
The quilt that Mary Brovold made for her only grandson Lukas Volstad for his graduation from high school. He was a member of the Frazee Hornet Wrestling team and qualified for the state wrestling tournament.
Mary Stenberg Brovold retired from Richards Publishing after almost 42 years. Her last day was Wednesday, May, 27. Because of COVID19 only staff in the building were able to celebrate with her and have a little cake.  She started in November of 1978 cleaning Richards Publishing Company building....
Clearbrook-Gonvick Police Officer Dan Gazelka in front of his new truck. If you look to his left you will see the very faint image of the Clearbrook-Gonvick police logo on the truck
Dan Gazelka with the Clearbrook-Gonvick Police Department has a new vehicle. This one looks a little different from the cars that have been used in the past.  The RAM Truck  was purchased from Nelson Ford for a cost of $27,332.00. The truck then had to be equipped with Code 4 equipment for a cost...
On Memorial Day, May 30, 2011, The Rydeen family with Reuben, Martha, Edna, and Lucy were honored to accept the Purple Heart and other medals on behalf of their brother, PVT Ernest Rydeen, POW #375, who died in Hoten POW Camp of Mukden, Manchuria, on Monday, March 22, 1943, three months before his 22nd birthday.
This story is paraphrased from a Root Cellar program broadcast at NCTC, written and narrated by Jan Strandlie, a very dear friend of mine.  Written by Lucy (Rydeen)Aasland Something very special happened in the little town of Clearbrook, MN on Memorial Day, 2011.  A young, very young hometown...
  The scholarships were awarded to many Clearbrook-Gonvick students during a virtual presentations over the internet. School counselor Megan Godtland had members of various organizations announce the recipients of the over $99,000 monetary awards. Recipient and group or person who gave the aware...
  The Clearbrook-Gonvick School Board met for its regularly scheduled session on May 18th, 2020. Video conferencing, using the Zoom platform, allowed social distancing guidelines to be followed for the meeting. Superintendent Burgess updated board members on the progress of the early childhood...
Lindsey Grey
Saturday was a very different graduation for the class of 2020 from Clearbrook-Gonvick High School. Cars were arranged in the north parking lot for everyone to attend. Seniors and their parents in the front row and others behind. The playing of the graduation march, Pomp and Circumstance by Edward...
Graduation ceremonies for the Clearbrook-Gonvick Seniors is still up in the air. The school board was meeting on Monday, May 18 in the evening which was to make final arrangements. That would be too late to get the updates in the paper, as we go to press in the afternoon on Monday. Check the school...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on May 12, 2020, with all Commissioners present. Commissioner John Nelson attended by way of teleconference. Director of Nursing Marissa Hetlund said there are a lot of rumors going around about the Corona virus. With 591 deaths in Minnesota as of...


Richards Publishing

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

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