Leader Record

Garden Valley Education Foundation Director Vernon Hamnes (center) is shown presenting the $5,000 Education Foundation technology grant to Clearbrook-Gonvick School Principal Jeff Burgess (left), along with Superintendent Wayne Olson.
The Garden Valley Education Foundation recently presented a $5,000 grant to the Clearbrook-Gonvick School to aid in purchasing cameras to be used in their media and yearbook classes, a television and accessories needed to place in their high school hallway, and mini iPads with protective cases to...
Kevin Beck of Clearwater Nursery did the heavy lifting, planting the linden tree with a tree spade. Nevertheless, Modern Woodmen members lined up with Beck for a ceremonial photo of planting the tree: (from left) Kevin Beck, John Hellquist, Harvey Sorenson, Cheryl Grover, Jeanette Shereck and Marlene Sorenson.
A lasting gift to the community was planted on Monday, May 18 (in the midst of a snow shower, no less!) at the Clearwater County Fairgrounds. A linden tree was planted by local members of the Modern Woodmen of America, replacing a tree that had been broken off by a vehicle over the wintertime. The...
Valedictorian - 
Stephen Nyegaard
The Senior Class of Clearbrook-Gonvick High School announces its Commencement Exercises Saturday afternoon, May twenty-third two thousand fifteen two o'clock in the Clearbrook-Gonvick High School Gymnasium Clearbrook, Minnesota. Valedictorian for the class of 2015 is Stephen Nyegaard with...
Bearing trees are marked in this way: double blaze painted orange, plus corner location tag.
By Karen Edelbach The Surveying Committee has recommended that County Surveyor Robert Murray be given another three year contract. The request was brought before the Clearwater County Board of Commissioners by Stuart Lien, representing the Surveying Committee. Lein said, “He’s done a lot for our...
Clearbrook-Gonvick second grade students visits the Good Samaritan Center
This month Mrs. Porters 2nd grade class came to visit at Clearbrook Good Samaritan Center on Thursday. This is their last visit of the year. They brought pictures they had made and visited with each of the residents. Each one of the children received a t-shirt from residents and staff of Good...
Getting ready to take the old building down on Main Street in Clearbrook.
After 105 years, a building on Main Street in Clearbrook went down. George Granley started the first retail business in Clearbrook when he opened the City Meat Market. He also taught the meat cutting business to a numer of early settlers. Some of them were Ole Wennberg, Olai Skime and Oscar Bagne....
Jamie Freeman new county assessor
If you ask Jamie Freeman how she came to be the Assessor of Clearwater County, she’ll tell you she likes change, and she likes a challenge. Those two attributes have been spotlights during her career, and what eventually led to her appointment as assessor. Jamie has worked for the County for 23...
2014-2015 Clearbrook-Gonvick Teaching Staff Front - Frankie Scalzo (Physical Education), Michelle DeVries (English), Sarah Goudge (Science), Kendall Rankin (Grade 6), Laura Dahl (Grades 3/4), Theresa Porter (Grade 2) Second Row - Jenny Bakke (Grade 5), Jamie Hamnes (Grade 4), Brenda Faldet (...
Patrick Hammer and Stanley Sundquist
You meet them on the rural roads and they usually are not sitting in the drivers’ seat. These rural mail carriers deliver the mail to out-laying areas Monday through Saturday. They only leave their vehicles to deliver an article that must be taken to a customer’s door. These rural mail carriers...
The yearly Gonvick Fire Department Spring Fundraiser is upon us. They are inviting all area residents and landowners to their annual pulled pork dinner, on Saturday, May 16, at the Gonvick Fire Department Hall. The funds raised this year will be for ongoing training and upgrading of their...


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239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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