Sue’s Beauty Shop placed 1st in the Men’s Softball Tournament at the Grygla Fall Festival on Sunday, August 26th. This was the 20th year the team has been playing. They have placed 1st a total of eight times! Photo courtesy of Jamie Aune
The Grygla Fall Festival was held the weekend of August 25 and 26. There were a lot of activities for all ages and it was a great weekend!
One of the parade winners was Best Tractor: Cure for Cancer – George Olson.
A few highlights in pictures from Grygla Fall Festival.
L-R: Emma Sundberg, Madi Tabaka, Allie Sundberg and Jacob Tabaka. Photos courtesy of Amber Sundberg
Allie Sundberg, a Grygla 6th grader, has taken on her own “Kindness Rocks” project and you’ve maybe been a part of it without even knowing it! Over the Fall Fest weekend, a few people at the Horseshoe pit found a painted rock that was hidden in an unsuspecting place. The rock had an inspirational...
Looking west, you can see Dick’s Parkway and the small ditch perpendicular to it under the wing of the plane. This ditch helped slow the spread, along with immediate and multiple air attack efforts. Photo taken 10:30am Thursday morning, August 23rd. Photo courtesy of MNDNR
As of Monday, August 27th, the Moose River West Fire has been contained. According to Kristi Coughlon, MN DNR Public Information Officer, there are still about 30 crew members on site that will continue to monitor the area over the next couple of days. DNR prescribed burns are a common occurrence,...
Monday marked the start of the official fall sports season with football and volleyball practice starting for our high school athletes. Chargers football and volleyball practice is taking place in Grygla this entire week from 8-11:30am with a bus leaving the Good-ridge School at 7:30am. (Volleyball...
Lisa Erickson, 223 State Street West, Grygla, has been nominated for ‘Yard of the Week’ but due to the nature of her yard, we’re diving in a little deeper this week and going to discuss pollinator friendly gardening below! Photos by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
Lisa Erickson has created such a pollinator-friendly landscape around her yard that it’s no wonder she wanted to take the focus off her ‘Yard of the Week’ nomination and redirect it towards pollinator gardens. With a mixture of native flowers and cultivars spread around the entire yard, her gardens...
Back, L-R: Darlene Hulteen, Marilou Cwikla, Kandy Sundberg, Patti Johnson, Val Larson, Lois Anderson, Deb Stanley, Kristin Buckley, Kathy Magnuson, Deidre Nordin, Betsy Saurdiff, Elaine Grovum, Olive Wiskow, Margie Iverson, Jean Grovum, Linda Peterson, Sandy Henrickson, Audrey Rogalla, Darlene McCauley, Diane Paulson. Front, L-R: Ruth Sackett, Eloda Knutson and Elva Fiedler. Photo courtesy of Marilou Cwikla
Goodridge School staff of the 1990’s were invited to a special ladies luncheon last week on Thursday, August 2nd. The event was hosted by Diane Paulson, Patti Johnson, Sandy Henrickson and Darlene Hulteen. The invite stated it was “a celebration of the special ladies who have touched lives, and to...
The annual Secret Garden Market is held on the Jason and Allison Kangas farm in rural Goodridge, 26045 290th Ave NE. Handmade items, home goods, clothing and jewelry vendors will be set up all around the garden on Thursday, August 23rd, along with live music, food and drinks. The event takes place from 5-9pm. Photos courtesy of Chelsey Osbourne Photography
It’s almost time for the 2nd Annual Secret Garden Market, hosted by Wheat & Beans creator, Allison Kangas! When Allison planned her first garden party last summer, she had no idea what to expect in regards to the attendance. Hundreds of people ended up coming to the rural Goodridge farm for a...
About 65 kids in grades K-6 participated in the camp that was organized by several volunteers and 5 Pathways counselors. The Goodridge Lutheran Parish is made up of Bethany, Ekelund and Faith. Photos courtesy of Tracy Johnson
This is the third year that the Goodridge Lutheran Parish has hosted Vacation Bible School and invited Pathways Counselors to come to town. Jason and Sarah Kotrba (and family) once again hosted the group at their home, which is something they really look forward to every summer. The day camp was...
Written by Kari Sundberg, Eagle Editor Well, there you have it! The logo for this year’s Grygla Fall Festival! Watch for the official weekend poster to run in an upcoming issue of the Eagle, but for now, let’s give you a little run down of the weekend. As always, Fall Fest is taking place on the...


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