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Angela Foster
Angela Foster is a poet and memoirist who teaches creative writing at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis.  Angela received a Loft Literary Center Excellence in Teaching Award and a writing residency at the Madeline Island School of the Arts in July 2017. The New York Mills Cultural Center...
Clearbrook-Gonvick High School band members who participated in the contest, Front left to right. Back row: Callie Baker, Jennifer Lavin, Jacey Tronnes. Middle row: Amara Churness, Kendehl Ballard, Keisha Jones, Arabella Corey. Front: Morgan Cornell. -Photos submitted
The Clearbrook-Gonvick School had students that participated in the 2018 small ensemble contest which was held this year at Walker high-school on Wednesday, February 28th. Eight band students and eight choir students prepared music to play for one judge at the contest. Groups ranged from a duet to...

February High School Students of the Month . Pictured left to right: Logan Westrum, Makenzie Larson, Jordan Colsen, Bobbie Olson, Kendehl Ballard, Jenna Smith
February High School  Students of the Month “The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as long as we live.” —Mortimer Adler    Name: Kendehl Ballard, Grade 12 Parents:  Elsie and Vell Ballard Siblings:  five sisters, two brothers School Involvement:...
Areas showing counties that the Border to Border trail will cross.
Clearbrook-Gonvick School on Wednesday, February 28 was the site of a listening session on the Border to Border Touring Route. The proposed trail goes through the upper part of Clearwater County. There has been public meetings in each of the counties where the trail may possibly be designated.  The...
1000 point and 1000 rebound club for the Clearbrook-Gonvick Bears were honored. From left to right: Liz Bodensteiner, Maddie Stenzel, Whitney Rogstad, Sam Lavin, Brook Wraa, Clayton Johnson, Kris Hopperstad and Brennan Bakke. Photos by Kendehl Ballard
Friday, February 23 brought several Clearbrook-Gonvick Bears back to be honored.  Businesses, community groups and individuals have all given the school sports and activities much support over the years. Several people were unable to attend due to distance, weather and coaching commitments with...
Curt Meyer, P.E. with Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates Inc. presented the Water and Sanitary Sewer Utility Improvements that are being proposed.  Members of the community and the Clearbrook City Council were in attendance.
The City Council of  Clearbrook held a public hearing on February 12th at the Clearbrook City Hall.  Curt Meyer, with Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates gave the preliminary engineering report. The Sanitary sewer needs with the original construction in early 1950’s with vitrified clay pipe to be...
DonnaRae Jacobson retires from her job at Dr. Beard’s Dental Clinic in Clearbrook.
From her first job at the Tastee Freeze in Bowbells, North Dakota to her last job at Dr. Beard’s Dental Clinic in Clearbrook, DonnaRae Jacobson has traveled many miles. She started working for Dr. Beard in 2008. According to DonnaRae the best part of the job was meeting the patients and working...
Lori Lundell, Kitchen Staff.
Lori Lundell is in her second year of working in the Clearbrook-Gonvick kitchen. She is originally from Cannon Falls. She is married to Todd and they have a son, Luke, and daughter-on-law Terri and a son Andrew married to Jamie. Together they have given Lori and Todd seven wonderful grandchildren...
The Clearbrook-Gonvick One-Act play cast before make-up for the presentaton. Top row:  Danika Harmon and Callie Baker; middle row: Savannah Rankin and Jazmyn Smith and in the front Xavier Goodwin .
Clearbrook-Gonvick's one act play performance at sub-sections had the audience laughing and gasping at the same time!!!  This year's play, entitled, "Horror Movie 101: Failing Can Be Deadly" was a spoof on the horror movie genre. The play, written by Steven Stack, is presented by arrangement with...
Clearbrook-Gonvick Art award winners with Senator Paul Utke Front row: Keisha Jones, Jenna Smith, Sierra Walters, Justyce Auginash. Jayna Tronnes and Linda Brown, Teacher. Back row: Lauren Melby, Kayla Ehlers, Sen. Utke, Danika Harmon and Jensen Engberg
“Art at the Capitol” Student Awards were presented by Minnesota State Senator, Paul Utke during a ceremony held at Clearbrook-Gonvick High School Auditorium on January 18, 2018 with family members and others in attendance. Realizing the role that art plays in the cognitive development of young...


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