Leader Record

The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office and Emergency Management put their new mobile command center on display. The 2009 Thomas 84 passenger bus was purchased last year and has been retrofitted into a mobile command post. The first five rows of seats were left intact to allow transport of inmates...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on April 20. Land Commissioner Bruce Cox discussed the importance of logging and extensions in the county.  "Having logging extensions is very important," he said. "I think we have to work with the loggers." He stated that the policy is the loggers...
Kortan-Walker-Marsh Farms joins ranks of Century Farms in Clearwater County Four generations have been on the land. Pictured are (from left, front) Thea Marsh, Alice Kortan, Walker and Chloe Marsh; (back) Adriana Marsh, Larry and Louise Walker, Aricka and Ricky Marsh.
By Andrea Niswender Farmers Independent Kortan-Walker-Marsh Farms of rural Bagley was recently recognized as a 2021 Century Farm by the Minnesota Farm Bureau and the Minnesota State Fair. To be recognized, a farm must have continuous family ownership for at least 100 years, and be 50 acres or more...
  John Eggers attended the Clearbrook-Gonvick school board’s April meeting to provide on update on Project Graduation. This program encourages parents and other community members to instill the need for high school graduation in the mind of every student. Eggers asked supporters to remind all youth...
Susan and Curtis Olson at their Trail plant Open House.
Olson Gravel held an open house at their gravel pit operation near Trail recently. In the last 30 years Olson Gravel has grown the business with customer service and quality products. Not only do they supply gravel for a 100 mile radius which covers areas between Wadena, Bemidji, Grand Forks and...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met on April 13, 2021. Maintenance Supervisor Derek Loiland brought motions to accept quotes for carpet flooring projects, including elevators, from Vern's Carpet in the amount of $3,750; removal of old tread and backers, and to install new ones in the...
  The Clearwater County Board of Commissioners met with Department Heads on April 9.  Department  Head Summaries  Sheriff: Darin Halverson had a discussion with the Human Service Director and Attorney about a new law now in affect. The Attorney said an officer must now articulate why they might use...
  The Clearbrook City council met on Monday, April 12, 2021 for the regular monthly meeting. Topics on the meeting agenda included building permits, garbage issues, and preparations for the water and sewer project. The city’s sewer and water project is scheduled to start this month. A pre-...
Thanks to a State Arts Board and Region 2 Arts Council grant, Clear Waters Life Center-Gonvick will be able to staff its Mosaic and Pottery Studios every Monday, with the exception of national holidays, through March 2022!  In addition, it will be hosting two, two-day mid-week, workshops in June: “...
Some of the Groomer operators, trail directors and officers of the Clearwater Trailblazers Snowmobile Club. Front row: Ken Brien, David Rongstad, Lee Peterson.  Back row Craig Strandlien, Todd Olsen, Warren Lundmark, Gail Friborg, Sharon Dyrdahl-O’Bryan and Brian Beckstrand.
There are many people behind the scenes of any snowmobile club, one of them for the Clearwater Trailblazers Snowmobile Club is Warren Lundmark, of Leonard, MN.  He is one of the founding members of the club, established in 1986.  Warren has been a groomer operator, trail director, groomer and shop...


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