Leader Record

Scott Simkins is the new officer in Charge (OIC) at the Gonvick Post Office.
Scott Simkins is the new officer in Charge (OIC) at the Gonvick Post Office. He replaces Brenien Hill as the OIC. She was supposed to be there until a new postmaster was named when Jackie Ulrich retired. That person decided to transfer to the Duluth office so the position was opened up again and...
New leadership at the Clearwater County Food Shelf is Julie Sten and Margaret Rush.
As of September 1st, the Clearwater County Food Shelf has new leadership.  Site Managers Julie Sten and Margaret Rush are the new face of the CCFS.  Margaret was the assistant Site Manager and Julie was a steady volunteer at the food shelf.  These ladies are happy to have the opportunity to serve...
Lee Peterson, Vice President of the Clearwater Trail Blazers Snowmobile Club shows the meeting room of the new building for the club in Leonard.
  The semi annual Hard Times Bash event took place in Leonard with many activities going on with food, kid games, bikes to give away, volleyball and bean bag tournaments at the Side Track Tap Bar & Grill with a band that evening with Bad Campers and a parade. There was also an open house on the...
Senior connection meetings are held in the Clear Waters Life Center in Gonvick.
Wednesday, Sept. 19, 10:00 AM, join us at Clear Waters Life Center – Gonvick, 226 Elm St. when guest speaker, Judy Weiss of Land of the Dancing Sky Area Agency on Aging, will be speaking on dementia.  Learn what dementia is, what it is like to live with the disease, and tips for communicating with...
Paul Ruckreigle with the inside frame of the airplane that belongs to Bruce Emmel.
Powder coating is done in Gonvick at Clearwater Coating. Paul and Robin Ruckreigle bought the old NAPA building in Gonvick. In 2016 they added another oven to take care of the larger powder coating needs. Recently they have been doing the frame of the aircraft that is owned by Bruce Emmel of...
New owner of The Trap in Gonvick is Matt Bergman. Photo by Michelle Sundquist
Matt Bergman is the new owner of The Trap Bar in Gonvick. The business was previously owned by Brandon and Heidi Earl who bought the bar back in 2013.  Matt had been a pipeliner for 20 years before he decided to purchase The Trap earlier this year. He stated that it’s a change in scenery, but a...
Monroe Crossing
Coast to coast, Monroe Crossing is one of the best known names in bluegrass music, and they are coming to Gonvick, September 7.  The group has made more than 1500 concert appearances throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. According to fiddler and lead singer Lisa Fuglie, the secret to the...
The Lacewings, a Minnesota-based acoustic duo, will take the stage at the Bagley Public Library.
The Lacewings, a Minnesota-based acoustic duo, will take the stage at the Bagley Public Library in early October. The musical group draws inspiration from the deep roots of women’s folk music from Europe and European immigrants to North America. The community is invited to experience their folk...
Wayne Kindem
A benefit will be held for Wayne Kindem on Saturday, September 15 from 3 to 8 p.m. There will be a bake sale at 3:00  p.m. and a spaghetti supper starting at 4:00 p.m. In 2015 Wayne was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease Goodpasture Syndrome. It put blood clots in his lungs and kidneys. His lungs...
Seven members of the Gulbranson Family from left to right: Alice Cassibo, Robert Gulbranson, Sandy Dombeck, Tammye Cleveland, Donna Solberg, Sharon Lang and Richard Gulbranson attending the flag dedication.
The Norway Lake Cemetery, near Leonard, has a new flagpole, plaque, and American flag honoring area veterans. The family of Gilmer Gulbranson donated and erected the flagpole and flag, along with a granite plaque in honor of their father and all veterans. Gilmer Gulbranson served his country in...


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

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