Next edition April 13th-April 19th
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news there is a saying time flies when you are having fun and it has been that for the past 5 years of doing this column. Too all my loyal readers I say mange TAKK!!!!
Weather news putares and cold winds durring .it still feels like early fall around here with cool temperatures and very cold winds. As I am writing this they are predicating we are going to have another winter storm this week.
ST John’s/Kongsvinger News: St John’s spring fling is today (Saturday) from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition to rummage there will also be also be bake and card sale and lunch will be served
Sunday, April 14th Kongsvinger Birthday Dinner, "It's a Cake Walk" and New Member Welcome at the Parish Hall - beginning about noon (following the 11 a.m. worship) There will also be a fundraiser for a church member who is a member of the New Wine group in Morris. This will help with her expenses related to New Wine. Meal is potluck please furnish either a hot dish or salad (and they'll have dessert). Come and join in on the fun and fellowship! In the newsletter it was incorrectly listed as being on April 28th
Good Shepherd news: Six weekly studies on "The Screwtape Letters" by C.S.Lewis will be held every wed at 10:30 am and & 7 p.m. until May 15th. You can purchase a copy of the book though the church. Each lesson is self-contained, so do not worry about missing a session, come as often as you can
Other church news: A true women conference will be held at the Morris Evangelical Free Church, on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month
Glacial ridge welca conference on April 15th at our redeemers church Benson beginning with registration at 4:30 p.m.
Community news: Benefit for Corey Rohloff, son of Lowell and Cindy on April 14th 11 A.M.-1 P.M., at the legion in Morris, his step grandmother is Ardell (Anderson) Rohloff, he had liver transplant
Ducks unlimited ladies banquet at the old # 1 Southside on April 17th beginning at 5 p.m. for tickets contact Muriel Cardwell or Judy Johnston
Place to be in Donnelly is celebrating their third anniversary on April 13th
Minnesotans for marriage will have a rally in Morris at Eastside Park on April 14th @ 3:30 p.m.
Milton Larson of Herman passed away on April 6th survivors include his daughter in law Joan smith (Scott Larson) George and Elaine Harstad and I attended his visitation on April 9th at the Methodist church in Herman.
On April 9th the Donnelly community club held our first meeting of the year as we start the process of making plans for this year’s threshing bee. Ideas and suggestions are always welcome
4-h news :project bowl :Rebekah Aanerud was a member of the red duns team that finished third and advanced to the state the rose gray team with Samantha Aanerud as a member finished 6TH the unicorn team with Micah Aanerud and casita Kill and coached Julie kill finished 11th
McKenzie smith finished her tiger girls bb career by winning the defensive mvp award being named to the west central conference all-conference team and being named to the state all-academic team Beth Holland was given hustle = award and was named honorable mention on the all-conference team. The tem itself received the gold academic award
the following were named athletes of the week during the winter sports season gymnastics Kourtney giese, savannah Aanerud ;girls bb MaKenzie smith ,Beth and Becca Holland , boys s bb chandler Erickson
The Morris FFA and little league programs benighted from 2 grants by Monsanto given to Linda wente
Our prayers go out the Darrell Hadler family after they lost their house in a fire on April 6th
The Kopacek family and I were among the many from the area who attended the Donnelly co-op annual meeting on April 5th at the hall.
Chester Larson and I attended the Zimmerman auction by Chokio on April 4th in the aft the st co genealogical society had its monthly meeting
April 6th Mark Koepke and I attended the west central MN cattleman’s association steak fry at the Prairie Inn in Morris later I attended the pow wow at the pe center in Morris
April 7th Mark koepke and I attended the dad’s Belgian waffle fundraiser for someplace safe at the old# 1 Southside later we traveled to west ridge mall in Fergus for the Lake Region Threshermen's association tractor show
April 8th Mark koepke and I attended the community meal at faith Lutheran.
Mark Koepke’s new address is 151 sunnyslope rd. 324-114 Morris MN 56267. (Keyrow apartments) He has decided to have an unlisted phone number, so if you need to get in touch with him, call me at 585-6435 and I will give it to you, his email ad is firstname.lastname@example.org