Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news:
Weather news after several weeks of fairly mild weather it has turned cold again Mon brought some snow and strong winds causing difficult driving conditions
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: Lenten services will again alternate between Kongsvinger Feb 17th and St John’s Feb 24th at 7 p.m. with coffee hr. to follow
On the third Wednesday of the month (February 17), Youth Club will meet at St. John’s Church from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m.
Good shepherd news. Lenten continue ever Wed at 7 p.m. until Holy week.
There will be a Valentine’s day breakfast after services on Feb. 14th at the church, the youth will go tubing at Andes tower hills on Feb. 28th at 1 p.m. Sign up at church or call the church at 585-6868
Other church news: friends of the Morris life care pregnancy center will have a fund raising night at the Pizza ranch on Feb 21st from 5-8 p.m.
Mn all state Lutheran choir will be having additions throughout the St. of mn starting on Feb 20th they will be at united Lutheran in elbow lake mn Feb. 21st from 1-2 p.m. more info 651-303-5203
Group youth camps will be coming to Herman this summer deadline to apply for work is the end of the month. More info 1-800-492-4805 this is the org that built a ramp and deck for my dad on the farm
Community news: The Bookmobile will be in town on Main Street in Donnelly on Feb 29th from 3:45-4 p.m.
Next “Rising up Stevens County” kinship event will be the quarter kraze today (sat.) 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 Donnelly fire dept. will meet on Feb 15th at 7 p.m. in the fire hall.
St county historical society will have their annual meeting on Feb 14th at the museum starting with dinner at noon followed by the meeting at 1 p.m. and program at 1:30 p.m. rsvp at 589-1719
St Mary’s school dinner auction on Feb 20th at old # 1 Southside at 5 p.m., advance tickets available at the school
There will be Bingo-bonco at Faith –Morris on Feb 21st at 11:45 a.m.
Former Donnelly area resident Ruth Strand will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Mar. 5th at the sunrise apartments in Morris from 2-5 p.m.
Death notices: former Donnelly area resident Monica Mitch passed away on Feb 5th.
Sylvia Volker of Herman passed away on Feb.6th ;her sister in law Lenora Volker of Herman passed away on Feb 11th.most of the Volker’s that are living and/or have lived in the Donnelly area are among the family members that survive the ladies
Celebrations: tiger gymnastics Wcc meet Savannah Aanerud all conference all around 5th beam 7th floor 7th
Wahpeton triangular additional results Shannon Kill took second on the vault and third on beam. Callista Kill performed stuck beam routines; Julia Gocha scored 5.8 on the beam
Sons of Norway officers include: Cathy Anderson publicity director, Bernice Erdahl trustee Jack Kopacek co-auditor, Andy Brevig marshal Vicki Jasper assistant marshal, Jim Jasper co social director Judy Oldenburg co- secretary
Brooke Gillespie was named to the honor roll at Chokio Alberta h.s. she is a junior there; she was also named rookie Auctioneer of the year in Minn.; the youngest person ever to win this award, she also received a cert of service from the school for her volunteer work.
Bpa regional results Management/Marketing/Human Resource: Kate Giese (second) and Morgan Biesterfeld (fifth)
Brady cardwell is a member of the tiger wrestling team that finished 3rd in their own invitational on Feb. 5th,Keaton Long is a member of the knights wrestling team that finished 2nd in the same invitational, he recorded his 75th win there of his career
New address Arven and Joann Graff 3 line Dr. Morris mn 56267 ph. 585-6920
Past wk. services at WWV w/ pr Mike Hanson afterwards visited some of the residents there, services at the sunrise apts. with Pr Mike Nelson afterwards visited my aunt Pearl to wish her a belated Birthday her birthday was Jan 27th.