Jan 30th-Feb 5th
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news:
Weather news well after enduring several days of being in the deep freeze temps moderated last week, this week brought some snow.
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: Ash Wed services on Feb. 10th at St. John’s.
Good shepherd news. No Tue a.m. Bible study until further notice
There will be a special meeting on Jan 30th to discuss the purchase of a new piano
Other church news: “Come Tour the Holy Land” January 31st from 3:30-5:30 p.m.; in the church’s Theatre Room at first Lutheran Morris. Come and join us for a video journey of Pastor Dave’s travels to the “Land Where Jesus Walked”
There will be a Valentine's Day Tea on Friday, February 12th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the First Lutheran Fellowship Hall.
Adult Forum "Islam 101” will be presented at faith Morris Jan 31st at 9:30 a.m.
Feb. 3rd will be the last “Burgers, beverages and a blessing” until after lent.
Community news: The Bookmobile will be in town on Main Street in Donnelly on Feb 1st from 3:45-4 p.m.
On Feb.1st at 7 p.m. the Donnelly city council will meet in the council chamber of city hall and the Rendsville 4-h will meet at St. John’s church in Donnelly
Benefit for Donna Haugen of Milan on Feb 6th from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Kviteseid Lutheran church (308 North Third Street> in Milan. She is Jeanne Ennen’s sister in law and has been diagnosed with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer
Next "Rising up Stevens County" kinship event will be the quarter kraze on Feb. 13th at the legion in Morris from 10 a.m. 1 p.m. advance tickets available at the Rusc office in Morris, more info call 585-7872
Donnelly fire dept. “bar bingo” will be held on Fri eves at 7 p.m. until further notice at “A Place to Be in Donnelly”
The college republicans will have a fund raiser at the Pizza ranch-Morris on Feb.1st from 5-8 p.m.
On Jan 16th a family gathering was held to celebrate Bertha Larson’s 94th birthday. Those attending were Don and Algene Larson and their daughter Kristi Larson, Janice Halverson, Gayle and Phil Dalseth, Larry Tuffton, Corrine Larson, Jon Larson and his daughters Samantha and Hannah Larson, Jody Loher, David and Hannah Larson and Jerry Jr. and Erica Loher and their children Kaylee and Caleb. Lots of laughter and fun was had by all.
Death notices. Donald Grossman of Morris passed away on Sept 21st survivors include his daughter Mary (Larry) Friesen of Donnelly
Former Donnelly area resident Leonard Wagner of Morehead passed away on Jan. 26th survivors include his sister in law Marvel Wagner of Morris
Celebrations: Deans list MN State Moorhead Maria Cin, Shaylynn Johnson, MaKenzie Smith; Katlin Van Horn is a graduate of North Dakota State U
New National honor society members at Morris Area H.S include Britany Cardwell and Becca Holland.
Weston Ralph Kampmeier was born Jan 25th to Jenna (Moser> and Reed Kampmeier in St. Cloud. Grandparents are Jon and Lori Moser of Morris, Tim Kampmeier of Chokio and the late Linda Kampmeier of Chokio; great grandparents are Harry and Corrine Kruize of Donnelly, Glen and Nancy Kopp of Morris
Tiger swimming: sec 5 Meet: Levin strand was a member of the200 freestyle relay team that took 23rd the 200 medley team that took 27th and 26th individual in the breast stroke
Becca Holland was one of the Academic, arts, athletic winners at Morris Area High School
Tiger wrestling freshman (kms> sub section -Brady cardwell 1st, Tristan Raths 3rd; Kylen Running Hawk (heavyweight) took fourth place; section tournament (Canby> Brady Cardwell 4th at 145 lbs.
Tiger gymnastics vs. Long Prairie/Grey Eagle Savannah Aanerud stuck her Beam Routine
Savannah Aanerud set a New Personal Best Score in All Around
Jan 27th I called my aunt Pearl A. Anderson to wish her a happy 90th birthday
*Savannah Aanerud received 1st Place on all four events (Vault, Bars, Beam, and Floor) and in All Around
PAST WK Perrault visitation at funeral home Nordstrom visitation and memorial service at St John’s-Donnelly BBB at old # 1 Southside, indoor used car sale at heartland Chevy in Morris