Trail U.S. A. usually holds an all-day event for a traditional July 4th celebration of America’s Independence.    It is tradition… we all just go to Trail on the 4th.  But, this year, a lot of things have had to adjust.  Worldwide, and nationwide, major events have been cancelled by sensible...
NOTICE!!!!Due to the Coronavirus, starting today, until further notice, doors will be locked at Richards Publishing (Leader-Record).We are doing business as usual - (or unusual).We will still be publishing all four newspapers as scheduled and uploading to our website.For the Leader-Record, there...
Chris Eck, a member of the Gonvick Lions Club, taking 477 pairs of eye glasses that were collected last year.
Chris Eck is a member of the Gonvick Lions Club. He took 477 pairs of eye glasses that had been collected at the Leader-Record office in Gonvick and the Clearbrook-Leonard Senior Center and brought these to an area Lions Club meeting in Red Lake Falls. The glasses are put to good use with the lens...
Robin Proffit, Food Service Director at Clearbrook-Gonvick School with some students. Front Row (Left to right) Ryan Bodensteiner and Hayden Engen. Back Row (Left to right) James Preuss, Robin Proffit, Brodie Sather and Derek Roy. Some of their favorite lunches are lasagna, chicken patty on a bun, tacos and tacos in a bag.
by Bonnie Kirchman “I used to just come and cook and go home,” is how Robin Proffit describes her beginnings as the Food Service Director at Clearbrook-Gonvick School. Robin grew up in Gonvick and graduated from Clearbrook-Gonvick in 1997. In 2007, she started as head cook for the district, a...
Pictured Left to Right: Bianca Sather, Rose Java,  Jayna Tronnes, Aiden Churness, Jake Stoskopf, Danaé Stenzel. Not Pictured: Rishawn Roberts, Wyatt Anderson, Jorden Coleson, Briana Sather.
Students were nominated by school staff for Bear Pride to recognize their accomplishments, acts of kindness, etc. both large and small. Ten nominees were randomly drawn during our assembly. Congratulations! Bianca Sather Nominated by: Mrs. Stewart For: her hard work and preparation for small...
Pickleball players who meet each Monday at Clear Waters Life Center in Gonvick include: (Front row left to right) Nancy Mason, Kathy Kjolhaug, Eileen Lien, Gwen Eck, and Jeanie Sorenson; (Back row left to right) Sue Dalager, Mike Mason, Becky Dorman, and Arly Eck.
Pickleball started as a six-week class at the Clear Water Life Center in Gonvick but quickly became an addiction for players who continue to meet to play each week. While pickleball has been around since the 1960’s, not everyone has had the opportunity to become familiar with the sport. Pickleball...
Cards were mailed out for the All School Reunion that will be held in Clearbrook. It will be for the Hornets and the Bears getting together on June 26, 27 and 28.  Meet and Greet replaces registration. It will be held in the Banquet Room in the Community Center at the old school. A complete...
Bernis Invaldson demonstrates the art of sock-making on her Circular Sock Knitting Machine. "I taught myself how to use the machine by researching at the library and from videos on you-tube."
By Karen Edelbach "What is it?" asked observers of Bernis Invaldson's unusual machine as she diligently spun her wonder yarn into something unrecognizable at the Bagley Senior Center Tuesday.  "It's a Circular Sock Knitting Machine," she explains. "The 1924 manual that went with it gave the name....
By Bonnie Kirchman The Clearbrook-Gonvick School Board met for the regular monthly meeting on February 19th. Items on the agenda included staffing issues and grant applications. Two parents and two students attended the meeting, inquiring about the possibility of the students joining a wrestling...
Clearbrook-Gonvick Bus Drivers Back row: Tracey Raitz, Kristen Edgell, Mary Beth Pond, Crystal Winge, Kelly Wendorff, Deb Stein, Gerry Stein and Jerry Gerloff. Front Row: Trenton Edgell, Ray Reichert, Danny Churness, Scott Bakke and Marvin Berg. Not pictured Glen Trembath, Tasha Bakke, Amata Molnar and Alissa Preuss.
 Thousands of hardworking school bus drivers safely transport more than 760,000 students to and from school each day across the state. To recognize this important profession, Governor Tim Walz has proclaimed Wednesday, Feb. 26, as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day in the state of Minnesota. School...


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