“Hallelujah Song Christmas” with unique music on glasses filled with various amounts of water was played by the FHL Academy. Included in the musical group were Elizabeth Becket, Rosie Cassibo, Carter Knutson, Dwayne Knutson,  Elisabeth Paavola, Iris Paavola and JoyPaavola.
Friday, December 1 kicked off the Christmas season in Gonvick. Clear Waters Life Center renewed the annual Holiday Showcase that had been held in the Gonvick School gym in the 90’s. It featured dinner and local talent and that is what happened on December 1.  They had an assortment of traditional...
Senator Rod Skoe.
Senator Rod Skoe was awarded the Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award at the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation’s (MFBF) 99th Annual Meeting. Recognition was given during the Friday night awards banquet on November 17 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bloomington. This is the most prestigious award...
December 1 is just around the corner and kick-off to the Christmas season, at least at Clear Waters Life Center. December’s Friday Night Out combines the new with the old. In the 90’s an annual event in the Gonvick School gym was the Holiday Showcase – dinner and local talent. The last year and a...
The original Malvig camp tent was replaced in the 1950s with a 16-by-16 Korean War surplus tent, shown above and it is still in use.
Story courtesy of Dennis Anderson from the Minneapolis StarTribune on Friday, October 27, 2017. Tradition often dictates a deer camp’s cadence and rhythms, and the Malvig camp in northwest Minnesota is no different. A week remains before the 2017 firearms deer season opener, and already its members...
Our serving crew – Eileen Lien, Sue Gunvalson, Terri Godtland.
Clear Waters Life Center-Gonvick hosted an Italian Friday Night Out, Nov. 3. Even though the food may have looked a little different to Scandinavian eyes, the variety of flavors was appealing to our guests’ taste-buds.  The Chicken Saltimbocca was seasoned chicken breasts topped with prosciutto,...
FOSSTON, Minn. (Oct. 30, 2017) — U-Haul Company of Minnesota is pleased to announce that LePier Oil Co. has signed on as a U-Haul® neighborhood dealer to serve the Fosston community. LePier Oil Co. at 320 E. 1st St. will offer U-Haul trucks, towing equipment, moving supplies, boxes and in-store...
Captain Oscar T. Hanson with the cap that was worn by two airmen.
The “50 mission cap” which belonged to Captain Oscar T. Hanson, is still in existence. Its cloth cover faded and worn, the eagle emblem slightly tarnished with age. A relic of years ago, of training flights over the warm skies of Texas, and deadly bomber missions over Europe. It is from another...
Monica Olson, owner of the Great Northern Bar & Grill, pictured along with her mother Trudi and three year old niece Izzi. Moni has kept the restaurant open for 30 years as of this November. “Whatever God puts on my plate, He knows I can handle.”
Monica Olson, known as Moni, has owned and operated the Great Northern Bar and Grill just south of Bagley since opening in 1987. That will be 30 years in November of 2017.  “I’ve been called ‘Moni’ since I can remember. I was born in January of 1958,” Moni says.  Not only Moni, but the Great...
Pictured from left: Tim Weippert - Thrifty White Pharmacy Operations, Evan Fonder, Scott Rewerts - Director Affiliated Pharmacy Program, Ruth Fonder.
On Thursday & Friday, Oc-tober 5th & 6th, 2017, Evan & Ruth Fonder of Nord’s Pharma-cy & Gifts attended the Annual Conference for Thrifty White Pharmacy, with which they are affiliated. At the evening banquet, they were presented with 2017’s Quest for Excel-lence Award. The Quest...
Car Show winners left to right: Neil Bursheim McIntosh; David Hagen St. Hilaire; Larry Anderson, Gully; Arden Niemi, Felton; Jerry Lowe Jr., Grand Forks and Mary St. George from Bagley.
The lucky winners of the Gonvick Pumpkin Day Car Show were announced on Saturday, September 30. Each car show participant received a  ballot to vote for the top five cars of their choice. The ballots were tabulated and the top five vote getters received $100 each. Money for the event was sponsored...


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