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This picture was sent by Olav Berg Lyngmo from Norway. From Left to Right some of the McLean sisters from Grgyla and their husbands: Joy Austin, Dee Wells, Glenn Sundberg, Bette Sundberg, Danny Bragg and Sandra Bragg.
In January of 2013 I received an email at Richards Publishing  Company in Gonvick from  Rev. Olav Berg Lyngmo in Norway. He was looking for relatives of Pete Levang who had immigrated to the United States in 1899 and settled in Grygla. We put an article with three pictures in the paper from him....
Shirley M. Baune, Plummer, MN formerly of Kramer, ND, age 89, passed away peacefully on Monday July 23, 2018 at Oakland Park Communities, Thief River Falls, MN.   Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM with the funeral service to be held at 6:00 PM on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Johnson...
Edward Eskeli, 88, of McIntosh, MN formerly of Plummer, MN passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at McIntosh Senior Living, McIntosh, MN. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 10:30 AM at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Plummer, MN with Reverend Jonathan Dodson Officiating. Burial...
“Off The Tracks Grooming and More” had an Open House on Friday, July 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m in their new location in Gonvick. Shown are owner Lexie Lofgren and her full-time grooming assistant/right-hand woman Amanda Hoffman with their dogs.  Photo by Michelle Sundquist
By Michelle Sundquist “Off The Tracks Grooming and More” had their Open House on Friday, July 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m in a new location. There you could meet Lexie and Amanda to learn more about them and the business. Lexie Lofgren is the owner and operator of the recently opened “Off The...
Lorraine Genevieve Engen Sorenson, 85, of Clearbrook, MN, died on Friday, July 20, 2018 at Cornerstone Nursing and Rehab in Bagley, Minnesota.   Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 23, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Clearbrook, MN. A visitation will be held the...
Jill S. Williams Flateland, author of Chugs & Hugs.
Jill Williams Flateland, author of Chugs & Hugs, will be speaking at the Clearbrook Depot on Sunday July 22. Her father Lyle Williams was the agent for both the Oklee and Clearbrook Depots.  Jill S. Williams Flateland, author of Chugs & Hugs: Growing Up In A Train Station Volumes 1, 2,...
The 28th Annual Gonvick Lions Rodeo was held on Friday and Saturday, July 13 and 14. Before the rodeo began the riders, flag bearers and audience took a moment for prayer and the National Anthem.
On Friday and Saturday, July 13 and 14, the Gonvick Lions held its 28th annual rodeo put on by Wojo's Rodeo. The weather was warm, but made for a successful two day event. On Saturday afternoon a crowd of people lined the streets to watch the Gonvick Lions parade. Thanks to all who participated in...
Roger Terrance Althoff, 71, of Spring Lake Park, MN, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at “The Shack” in Leonard, MN.   Memorial services will be held on Monday, July 16, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Leonard, MN with a visitation one hour prior. Military Rites will be...
Robert Carroll Jacobson, 81, of Vergas, MN, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley in Oak Crossing Nursing Home, Detroit Lakes, MN. Robert was born on September 2, 1936 to Alfred and Emma (Sather) Jacobson in Clear Brook, MN. Robert attended and...
Salvina (Sally) Bertina Anderson was born August 21, 1919 in Bagley, MN. She loved her family growing up and married Arnold Anderson at 21. Together, they moved to Portland, Oregon and raised 3 wonderful daughters (Janet, Corrinne and Mary). Sally and Arnold had 6 grandchildren and 7 great...


Richards Publishing

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

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