Leader Record

New members to the Clearbrook-Gonvick Honor Society from left to right: Abigail Johnson, Denaé Stenzel, Chase Voxland,  Nyah Neadeau, and Jazmyn Smith.
Clearbrook-Gonvick held its annual Honor Society Induction on Wednesday, January 9. Advisor Sarah Goudge led the ceremony with the help of Student Council Adviser James Bettin. The ceremony consisted of a description of the four driving principles of the CG Honor Society: scholarship, character,...
Casey Dahl student teacher at the school.
Casey Dahl is taking the next step in preparing for his career as an educator by student teaching at Clearbrook-Gonvick Schools. He began in Mrs. Laura Dahl’s fourth grade classroom on January 2, 2019. Although the two share the same last name, Casey Dahl and Laura Dahl are not related.  Mr. Dahl...
Jeff Basinger has retired from his position as Clearbrook’s fire chief, a position he held for 19 years.
Jeff Basinger has retired from his position as Clearbrook’s fire chief, a position he held for 19 years. He will continue to volunteer for the department, where he has devoted much of his time over the last 29 years. While serving the department, Jeff responded to many emergency calls and received...
January Elementary Students of the Month pictured in front: Easton Derby, Elias Haugan, Brekken Juberian, Colton Anderson. Pictured in back: August Wishard, Hannah Weems, Timothy Chandler, Samantha Johnson-Colborn.
January Elementary  Students of the Month “The future belongs to the curious. The ones who are not afraid to try it, explore it, poke at it, question it, and turn it inside out.” ~ Anonymous   Student:  Easton Derby, Kindergarten  Parents: Dustin and Danielle, Siblings: Hayden, Grant, Carson...
English teacher Michelle DeVries  with the Clearbrook-Gonvick Spelling Bee winners. From left to right: first place was Landon Gazelka, Ryan Bodensteiner, second place; and Abby Engen, third place.
The Clearbrook-Gonvick district spelling bee was held on Thursday, January 24, at the school gym. Participants were winners of the grades 5-8 classroom spelling bees.  Those competing were Logan Westrum, Aleeyah Molden, Aliyah Ballad, Ryan Bodensteiner, Abby Engen, Emma Fawver, Matthew Rankin,...
County Engineer Dan Sauvé discussed the need in Minnesota for more state bonding for bridges. He showed pictures of the culvert on County Road 105 over Heir Creek. This picture is of the road over the culvert taken in 2015.
The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on January 29, 2019. MIS Technical Director, Stuart Lien announced that the County computer system had been infected with a virus detected last week. They are doing what they can to resolve the problem with the help of a protection service. So far,...
Clearbrook-Gonvick High School play actors include back: Danika Harmon; 3rd Row: Savanna Rankin, Abby Johnson; 2nd Row: Jazmyn Smith, Ethan Erickson, Callie Baker; 1st Row: Jaden Baanrud, Korbin Glass and Sydney Dahlke
Clearbrook-Gonvick High School students competed in the One Act Play competition that was held on Thursday, January 24. The play “The Butterfly Queen” under the direction of Mrs. Tammy Ragan was one from six area schools to be on the Bagley High School Auditorium stage. Those schools included:...
January High School Students of the Month Pictured left to right: Naomi Shamp, Logan Westrum, Rachel Lavin, Abby Engen, Justyce Auginash. Not Pictured: Rose Java
January High School  Students of the Month “It’s not that cold outside.” ~Andy Anderson, CG Behavior Interventionist    Name:   Rachel Lavin, Grade 12 Parents: Matt and Sarah Lavin, Siblings: Sam and Hanna Lavin School Involvement:  Basketball Favorite Class/Activity:  English with Mrs. DeVries and...
The Clearbrook-Gonvick School board met on Wednesday, January 23. That morning the bonds had been sold for the addition to the school building project. That includes early childhood/elementary classrooms and office, storage and mechanical spaces to be constructed. Four bidders for the project with...
Erick Colborn, Deanna (Dee) and Milo Durkin, and Angela Seyller. Dee and Milo own Dee’s Leonard Café. Erick is Dee’s brother, and Dee says Angela is one of her best friends.
  Starting in the fall and lasting through the winter months, fans of potato klub can enjoy this favorite dish on Thursdays at Dee’s Leonard Cafe. Deanna and Milo Durkin, who own the restaurant, Deanna’s brother Erick Colborn, and Angela Seyller are the early morning part of the team that create...


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