Leader Record

Lindsey Lamwers Clearwater County  Veteran Service Officer  Phone: 218-694-6618 E-mail: lindsey.lamwers@co.clearwater.mn.us Governor Walz signed Executive Order 20-01: Declaring a Peacetime Emergency and Coordinating Minnesota’s Strategy to Protect Minnesotans from COVID-19.  Within this bill 6.2...
  When the Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on March 31st, it was with significant differences from previous meetings due to the Corona Virus concerns in the County. Board Chairman Neal Illies and Commissioner Mark Titera were present in the Board room, along with County Auditor-...
Danielle Derby and Robin Proffit doing the work at the Clearbrook-Gonvick school getting meals ready for delivery. Photo by School staff folks.
The coronavirus pandemic has caused schools to be closed across the state of Minnesota. But school kitchens are still open, providing meals to students who are staying home to learn. Just like students are learning in different ways from usual, their school meals are coming to them in a different...
On Saturday, March 21st 2020, the qualified voting members of the Gully Tri Coop Association voted to give the Board of Directors the authority to sell the assets of the company.  Over the past several years, Gully Coop has been struggling financially.  After reviewing all reasonable options to...
Connie Nunemaker shared tips on how to start and split plants.
  Approximately 32 gardeners attended the 2nd annual Bagley Spring Garden Workshop on Saturday, March 14.  Connie Nunemaker’s started the afternoon off with a presentation on tips and techniques for increasing the plants in your yard and garden for little or no cost. From transplanting (lawful/...
Clearwater County Food Shelf Site Manager Sharon Braaten accepts a donation from Roger Bachmann of the Bemidji Coop Association.
Minnesota FoodShare began its work in 1982 with a campaign advanced by congregations to restock food shelves in the seven-county Twin Cities Metropolitan Area. The effort was so successful and the need was so evident, the March Campaign became a statewide program just one year later. It is the...
Judy Engebretson
Written on behalf of the staff at Clearbrook-Gonvick School. The car ahead could be seen through the front windshield as could the one in front of that. And on it went. The line of cars made their way slowly up the gravel and through the curves of the country road. They’d managed to gather in...
NOTICE!!!!Due to the Coronavirus, starting today, until further notice, doors will be locked at Richards Publishing (Leader-Record).We are doing business as usual - (or unusual).We will still be publishing all four newspapers as scheduled and uploading to our website.For the Leader-Record, there...
The COVID-19 Pandemic Virus will continue to impact the population of Clearwater County and due to the significant disruption of public services essential to the health and wellbeing of the citizens of Clearwater County. Precautions related to the COVID-19 virus will include limiting foot traffic...
Lloyd Engen and Eleanor Hall are two people who deliver meals-on-wheels curbside and other wise from the Clearbrook-Leonard Senior Center. See story on the front page.
  Good sanitation techniques like frequent handwashing and wearing gloves when serving food are nothing new to the staff at the Clearbrook-Leonard Senior Center. They follow these guidelines every day when preparing and serving meals for the people who eat at the Center or receive meals-on-wheels....


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