"Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood." ~ Fred Rogers
Julie Johnson is in her tenth year of teaching at Clearbrook-Gonvick. She was born and raised in Fosston, MN. Julie is the...
The Clearbrook Elevator Association annual meeting was held in the banquet room at the Clearbrook Community Center. Patrons were treated to a noon lunch with the meeting starting at 1:00 p.m.
President Scott Fawver opened the meeting and called for old business and there was none to discuss.
Students of the Month
“Think left and think right and think low and think high.
Oh, the things you can think up if only you try!”
Name: Grace Gunning, Kindergarten
Parents: Mark and Amanda Gunning Sibling: Faith Gunning
Comments: Grace always comes to school...
Donna Rae Jacobson was chosen as the 39th First Lady of Clearwater County at the luncheon at Fire Side in Bagley. Laurel Carlson was the first one in 1977.
Bonnie Kirchman described the First Lady that was sent in by several of her friends and family. They include: she is always putting others...
The Gonvick City Council met on Wednesday, March 7 and approved the fire contracts with the townships they serve.
The market value for the townships is $160,969,724.00. They include:
Greenwood $5,905,209.00; Hangaard $13,020,900.00; Pine Lake $40,574,340.00; Winsor $26,583,900.00; Johnson $13,980...
Last summer when Environmental Services Director Dan Hecht pointed out the new mandates coming indicating the County is expected to recycle 35% of our trash in the future, it was time to take this dilemma seriously. A great deal of waste, food, packaging, cans and bottles often end up in the...
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...
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
“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
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...