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Geon-hui Kim with his host family in Gonvick: Kjersti, Ambjør and Pastor Kris Snyder.
Geon-hui Kim came from Paju, Korea to Gonvick, MN on August 23. It wasn’t from one world to another but the change was very different.  Paju is a city of over 420,000 and he came to live in a city of less than 300 people. The city is located just south of Panmunjeom on the 38th parallel. It is just...
Donna Rude, Paraprofessional at Clearbrook-Gonvick School.
Donna Rude, Paraprofessional Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world. ~ Desmond Tutu   Donna Rude is in her second year of her return to Clearbrook-Gonvick School. She previously worked here from 1995 to 2005 as a bus driver, ...
The Clearbrook-Gonvick Honor Society includes: front row: Naomi Shamp, Kari Shamp and Cassie Faldet. Second row: Lindsay  Gray, Cami Johnson, Mikala Johnson, Brynn Hetland, Savanna Rankin, Abbigail Moy, JackieLynn Taflin, Morgan Cornell, Kendehl Ballard. Back row: Emily Bergman, Joshua Lavin, Adriana Churness, Ethan Dorman, Jacey Tronnes, Madelynne Faldet and Callie Baker.
The Clearbrook-Gonvick Honor Society had an induction ceremony for ten new members. The ceremony took place on December 13 at the Clearbrook American Legion.  The welcome and Pledge of Allegiance was given by  Madelynne Faldet. History of the National Honor Society was given by Kendehl Ballard....
It was a happy day when Herb Pawlitschek came to visit Norma and Randy. The reunion was filled with joy and memories. Pictured from left: Randy Sims, Norma Sims and Herb Pawlitschek school picture taken in 3rd grade.
Facebook  was valuable in getting a family connected after 45 years.  In 1971 Bud, Norma, Randy and Tami Sims who lived in Clearbrook wanted to share their home with a foster child. They had heard about some small children in the county that were in need of a foster home. Norma called Bagley and...
Clearbrook-Gonvick Elementary
The Clearbrook-Gonvick elementary students presented their annual Christmas program with some very energetic students signing.
Grant Engen .
Winners of the drawings for the Northern State Bank Christmas Tea were: Luke TeHennepe, Eillie Ruggero, Grant Engen, Jacie Bergerson and adult winners Bobbie Dyrdahl and Bob Edevold. -Submitted photos.
GREENBUSH, MN – Border State Bank is pleased to announce the purchase of First State Bank of Clearbrook, Minnesota.    “Clearbrook is a special small community and was attractive to us because the community, residents, bank culture and employees are much like those in other Minnesota small towns...
December Teacher Feature: Michelle DeVries, High School English.
Michelle DeVries,  High School English   “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”  ~Maya Angelou   Michelle DeVries is in her fifth year of teaching at Clearbrook-Gonvick School.  Michelle grew up in...
Congratulations to Naomi Shamp! She earned 2nd place individual at the University of Minnesota Crookston General Livestock Judging competition. She is the daughter of Marilyn and Tim Shamp of Clearbrook. She attends Clearbrook-Gonvick High School. 
-Photo courtesy University of Minnesota Crookston.
Students interested in agriculture and natural resources from high schools, chapters and clubs across the region and state were on the University of Minnesota Crookston campus on Friday, December 1, 2017, to compete in more than 20 agriculture and natural resources related contests. The annual...
The Clearbrook-Gonvick School received a $2,500 donation to buy equipment for the Early Childhood programs.  Equipment purchased include iPads and Tricycles.  The iPads will enhance learning for our youngest students and the Tricycles will encourage physical activity and promote large motor skills...


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P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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