Gretchen Baker is a staff writer and advertising representative for North Star News. She also writes a column each week entitled “Adventures in Parenting.”
You can contact Gretchen at the North Star News either by calling 436-2157, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ryan Bergeron is a reporter. Ryan grew up in Greenbush and is a graduate of UND.
You can contact Ryan at the North Star News via email at email@example.com
Mary Spilde of Karlstad has joined the North Star News team. She is a familiar face to many around the Karlstad area, having lived her life here. Spilde will be helping out in the office two days each week. Spilde isn’t a stranger to the newspaper business, having been employed by the North Star News in 2006-2007.
Spilde has retired, but previously worked for BB Diversified and Bakken Housing Management. She and husband Glen have four children: Alana and Lynn Sather and sons, Brennan and Bralyn, of Detroit Lakes; Teke Spilde and fiancé Erik Carlson of Detroit Lakes; Stacy and Aaron Rose and daughters Kynslee and Maddy of Roseau; and Brett and Alicia Spilde and son Baron of Karlstad.
You can contact Mary at the North Star News either by calling 436-2157, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
North Star News
204 South Main Street
PO Box 158
Karlstad, MN 56732-0158
Phone (218) 436-2157
FAX (218) 436-3271