Clearwater News

Shown are, first row from left: Second graders Candice M., first place; Jada R., Second Place; Ricardo T., Third Place. First graders: Charlie S., first place; Callie O., second place; Mckenna R., third place. Row two: Fourth graders, Joshua R. first place; Allie V.H., second place; Aubree L., third place. Third graders: Hailey K., first place; Isabella C., second place; Fiona Z., third place. Row three: Sixth graders: Taylor A., first place; Anna H., second place; Calyn R., third place. Fifth graders: Libby N., first place; Josilin S., second place, and Elisia O., third place. (Submitted photo.)

Clearview contest winners

CLEARVIEW CONTEST WINNERS.  The Clearwater Lions and Lionesses have chosen the Drug Poster Contest Winners for 2014 from Clearview Elementary School.

MEMBERS OF THE CLEARWATER CAST OF CHARACTERS during a rehearsal of Deadly Ernest at the Clearwater Legion. (From left) Jack Schulte, Suesan Moen-Betzler, Trysha Tellers, Bruce Johnson, Rick Johnson, Brandi Badial, Jennifer Campbell, Gary Phelps, Liz Berg, Russ Moen and Grace Asheim. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Dinner theatre is 10 years old

Clearwater Dinner Theatre celebrates its 10th Anniversary at the Clearwater Legion this April with the production of Deadly Ernest, a play written by Donald Pa

THE CLEARWATER CITY COUNCIL voted Monday to use sales tax money to extend the bike trail from Lions’ Park to the intersection of Co. Rd. 75 and Main Street. It will add about 1,000 feet to the trail. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Council approves bike trail extension

After a 30-minute discussion Monday, the Clearwater City Council voted unanimously to use sales tax money to pay for an extension of the bike trail.



THE BIG WOODEN CROSS which stood behind the monument known as La Pieta was broken in Our Lady of the lake Catholic Cemetery last weekend. (Submitted photos.)

THE BECKER-BIG LAKE SQUIRT B1 HOCKEY TEAM. Front row, (L-R): Erik Baker, Cooper Fredericks, Josh Lillemo, Jack Beckstrom, Kellen Hurt and Luke Boardson. Second row, (L-R): Dillon Lindenau, Nik Hughes, Ben Piehl, Eli Sheideman, Zack Dembinski, Jacob Polecec and Dylan Pishney. Coaches, (L-R): Eron Boardson, Head Coach Mark Fredericks and Jake Pishney. (Submitted photos).

Pictured above are food shelf volunteer Bob Segler, Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Dr. Scott Schulz, Tara Boone and Sara Peterson. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

THE SHERBURNE COUNTY CHAPTER OF THRIVENT FINANCIAL donated $1,200 worth of items to the Big Lake Community Food Shelf Tuesday. The donation included 50 hams and some personal care items. Pictured above from the left are Big Lake Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson, Coborn’s Manager Mitch Utecht, Thrivent Financial Associate Curtis Snesrud, Coborn’s Assistant Manager John Howard, Thrivent Financials Associate Derek Birdsall and food shelf volunteer Bob Segler. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

TOMMY ECKSTROM had to think hard about what he wanted to say on the gift card for the present he had just purchased.