Clearwater News

(L to R) Sarah and Kelly Larson, Kayleen's parents, wait for the runners to return under the finish line. "It is so wonderful to be remembered. [Kayleen's] still in their hearts. It makes it a little easier to bear," said Sarah Larson. (Photo by Aleah Stenberg)

Kayleen Larson Legacy 5K Run/Walk

The rain dripping through the trees could not dampen the spirits of everyone who attended the Kayleen Larson Legacy 5K Run/Walk held Saturday morning at Sports

The Clearwater Area Historical Society marked where the landing on the far side of the river was located with orange tape. The cable that spanned the Mississippi River was anchored farther back in a field. (Photo by Aleah Stenberg)

Ferry Tales at the Landing: A history discussion

Around 45 people attended Ferry Tales at the Landing put on by the Clearwater Area Historical Society Saturday morning. 

Elaine Paumen gave a detailed presentation on the history of the Clearwater Fire Department after lunch at the 61st Annual Clearwater Gathering Potluck. Paumen thanked Myriam and Terry Mansell for helping put together the displays. (Photo by Aleah Stenberg)

Remembering the History of Clearwater Fire and Rescue

Around 75 people attended the 61st Annual Clearwater Gathering Potluck Sunday, June 8, 2014 at the Clearwater Legion.



BIG LAKE Finance Director Deb Wegeleben was serving as an interim but was awarded the position permanently because she did the job so well.

MEMBERS OF THE BRIGGS LAKE CHAIN ASSOCIATION (BLCA) spoke to the county commissioners about creating a three-lake Lake Improvement District (LID) at a workshop last week. (From right) Dan Merchant, Kenzie Phelps and Scott Ruiter. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

THE BIG LAKE FIRE DEPT. ANNUAL CHILI COOK-OFF drew lots of hungry customers Saturday. Among them were Sidney Femling and Jennifer Hopkins (second and third from the left). Contest judges were Judie Zaske, Mayor Raeanne Danielowski and Food Shelf Manager Amy Robertson. Linda Talonen (second from the right), from the BLCFS board was the runner, keeping the judges supplied with samples during the tasting. (Photos by Jennifer Edwards).

This event would not have been possible without the support of the community during our annual popcorn fundraiser.