Leader Record

By Bonnie Kirchman Brennan and Bryce Roepke, representing the Jack Pine Pals 4-H Club, attended the May 13th Clearbrook city council meeting along with their mom, Carrie. The boys presented their club’s Lending Library in the Park project. Club members plan to build the libraries, exhibit them at...
Kendall Nordlund, Clerbrook-Gonvick Second Grade Teacher with her class.
May Teacher Feature:  Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students. ~Solomon Ortiz   Kendall Nordlund is in her fifth year of teaching in the elementary at Clearbrook-Gonvick.  She was originally from Central Illinois, but became...
Danielle Zittel, Long-Term Substitute Teacher (6th Grade) at Clearbrook-Gonvick.
Interview Questions,  Tell us about yourself and your background- where did you grow up, what schools did you attend, who is in your family?  I grew up just south of St. Paul in the city of Cottage Grove. I attended and graduated from East Ridge High school in Woodbury, Minnesota in 2013. I then...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners authorized the County Veteran Service Officer Hutch Hutchens for travel out of the state to attend the 2019 National Association of CVSO Conference at Cleveland, Ohio June 3-7 (NACVSO) at their April 30th meeting .  CVSO Hutchens explained why he felt...
April High School Students of the Month Pictured left to right: Isaiah Risland, Brandon Quern, Savanna Rankin, Sarah Reichert, Not Pictured Due to Track Meet: Gabe LaVine, and Aliyah Ballard
“Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity.“ ~Cesar Chavez   Name: Brandon Quern, Grade 12 Parents: David and Linda Quern Siblings: Dawson  School Involvement:  Trap Club, Auto Body Mechanics...
Clearbrook-Gonvick girl’s basketball players were honored for their achievements in the 2018-2019 season at the Winter Sports Banquet. Danaé Stenzel was named 2nd Team Northwood’s All-Conference player. Jackie Lynn Taflin was the 1st Team Northwood’s All-Conference player. Rachel Lavin received the Senior Captain Award and a Northwood’s All-Conference Honorable Mention.
The Clearbrook-Gonvick Winter Sports Banquet was held at the school on Tuesday evening, April 30th. Athletic director Kyle Christianson opened the event with a thank you to Robin Proffit and her kitchen staff for the meal served to the athletes, coaches and families. He also expressed appreciation...
Brittney Salzer, Clearbrook-Gonvick Special Education Paraprofessional with some students.
“I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.“ ~Steve Irwin   Brittney Jo Salzer has been a team member at Clearbrook-Gonvick since March of 2018 and she absolutely loves it!  She is married to Brent Salzer and...
Sharon Lembke, Bonnie Engen, Darlene Johnson and Sue Sandland served goodies at the Clearbrook’s Blood Drive.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Women hosted a blood drive with Vitalant, formerly United Blood Services, on April 11 at Old High School which helped collect a total of 45 units of blood products for patients in need.  A total of 45 individuals volunteered to donate blood and 38 individuals were able...
The Gonvick Fire Department will be hosting their Famous Pulled Pork Dinner on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at the Gonvick Fire Hall, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm for those of you that are able to attend. Come meet, and talk with your local Volunteer Firefighters. Bring the family and leave the cooking to them...
Bob Westrum, center, being honored for 40 years of coaching. With him are fellow coaches Ross Faldet and Steve Philion.
Bob Westrum was honored for over 40 years of service as a coach at the Clearbrook-Gonvick boys’ basketball game on February 22, 2019. Members of Bob’s family, including his wife Rita and their three children Jeff, Chris, and Linde, were in attendance as Bob was presented with a plaque in...


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