Grygla Eagle

Written by Alyssa Nelson The Thief River Falls Prowler Wrestling Team includes two wrestlers from the Goodridge School - Jolson Sargent (HWT), a sophomore, and Kehan Nelson (120 lbs), an 8th grader. The Prowler Wrestling Team traveled to Bemidji last Friday morning to participate in the annual Rick...
The Fourtown/Grygla Sportsman’s Club held their annual holiday/new membership supper last Saturday night. Yo-Hawn’s Bar & Grill was set up on site and served 150 steak suppers to the large crowd that filled the Grygla Community Center. Current membership is sitting at approximately 150 people...
Gavin Nordby
After being with the band Eagle Creek for the last 18 years, lead singer Gavin Nordby has hung up his hat. “One just knows when it’s time,” he reflected. His last gig with the band was on New Year’s Eve where they took the stage at the Rusty Nail in Thief River Falls. With their main genre being...
Nick Mickelson, the Iron Chargers Robotics Team Advisor, gives us a quick rundown of the happenings thus far for each team. The 2019-20 season for Iron Chargers Robotics has brought both highs and lows for each of the two teams in our first couple of tournaments. Team 4149C (which consists of Elise...
It was a big moment last week for Rozlynn Johnsurd, of Goodridge. She headed south to Mobile, Alabama, where she graduated from the University of Southern Alabama with a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Degree.  Along with earning her degree, she was also inducted into Sigma Theta Tau Honor...
Pictured are the Grygla JCC members who worked hard to pull off a festive, successful event. L-R: Robbie Anderson, Santa, Jaclyn Moe. Back row, L-R: Karla Byklum, Gretchen Smeby, Geoff Satre, Lindsay Oslund. More photos on page 3! Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
Well, technically he came to town last Sunday, but he’ll be visiting again in just a couple of short weeks! The Grygla JCC’s hosted a Santa Days event at the Community Center in town last Sunday and all was merry and bright! The local club put in so much time and effort in planning fun activities...
Belmont University’s Bob Fisher, songwriter Pat Alger, ASCAP’s Mike Sistad and artist Chris Stapleton. Photo courtesy of Belmont University
Mike Sistad resides in Nashville, Tennessee. His parents are Marlyn and Gloria (Lunsetter) Sistad, of Gatzke, MN. Mike played with the Back Behind the Barn Boys from 1980-1988 and still presently joins the group for gigs around the area.  Written by Jessica Nicholson,, November 26,...
Pictured are the volleyball players named to the North Border Conference. L-R: Amy Wiskow and Chloe Kuznia were both named All Conference; Caitlyn Jacobson and Vivian Coan were both given an Honorable Mention. Chloe, Amy and Caitlyn were all three named to the Northern Lights Conference, as well. Photo by Grygla Eagle Newspaper
The Chargers Fall Sports Banquet was held last week on Thursday, November 21st, at the Goodridge Community Center. The banquet was catered by the Goodridge Lions Club. The hard work and achievements of the students were recognized and awards given out.
This group of Grace/Our Savior’s Lutheran Church kids attended the 2019 NW MN Synod Middle School Gathering “Heard” last weekend at Luther Crest Bible Camp in Alexandria. Front row, L-R: Raymond Moe, Brody Saurdiff, Kinsley Oslund, Allie Sundberg and Emily Johnson. Back row, L-R: Jamie Aune (Chaperone), Blake Rychlock, Gain Aune, Addison Severts, Anna Sundberg, Ava Sorvig, Lakylie Brobst and Kari Sundberg (Chaperone). Photo courtesy of Kari Sundberg
Last weekend, we had the pleasure of taking some of our local youth to Luther Crest Bible Camp in Alexandria, MN. It was the 6th-8th grade youth gathering and the theme this year was “Heard!”  Let no one despise your youth, but set the believers an example in speech and conduct, in love, in faith,...
Soon headed back to Northwood, ND, the town where she went to high school, Pastor Vicki Saude-Worthington has a few laughs left to share with us here in Grygla - starting with the Minnesota Vikings shirt she is wearing above! “I have really enjoyed this whole Packers/Vikings bit, “she laughed....


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