Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news
Weather news after several weeks of cold it finally warmed up last week, this week has been cool and rainy, did see a few farmers out in the field last week but so far no widespread field work
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: Randy Wayne Erdahl, son of Aaron and Kayla Erdahl, was baptized at Kongsvinger on Apr. 17th.
Anyone with a graduate in the family this year is asked to let the parish office know ASAP
Gslc news: you are invited to a Women’s Bible Study at, 9 a.m., today (Sat.), at Good Shepherd. Constance Sorenson will present a Bible study based on Proverbs 22:6: “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it." More info or reservations call the church office at 585-6868
Other church news: The Augustana dist. convention (lcmc) will be held today (Sat.) at Living Word Lutheran church in Marshall Mn beginning with registration at 8 a.m. and services at 9 a.m.
Orator, author, and artist Eric Samuel Timm will be at the Federated church-Morris Apr.28th at 7p.m.
The annual ABC sale will held on Apr. 28th.from 3-6 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Morris
Salad Luncheon on, April 30th starting at 10:00 a.m. at West Zion Lutheran Church, Hancock
Worship Leader / Song Writer Ryan Kondo with IHOP-KC, is going to be sharing a night of worship at Morris community church tonight (sat.) starting at 7 p.m. Ryan is a full time missionary and in the process of raising support. All are welcome to attend!
Community news: The Bookmobile will be in town on Main Street in Donnelly on April 25th from 3:45-4 p.m.
There will be a benefit for Alyssa (Uphoff) Gau at Olivet Lutheran Church in Fargo on Friday, April 29th from 2:00-6:00. Alyssa is currently undergoing radiation and chemotherapy. The benefit is to help with medical expenses. If you would like to donate, please send donations to: Karen Uphoff, PO Box 13, Donnelly, MN 56235. She is Gary and Karen’s granddaughter
Grant County Historical Society's annual meeting is today (Sat.) at 2 p.m. at the community building in Elbow Lake. Our program is on the Boerner Family Cemetery. Guest speaker former Donnelly area resident Scott Boerner will tell of the process and progress of restoring the cemetery after it had been destroyed by a neighboring farmer. Everyone is welcome.
Stevens’ county rep party executive cmte scheduled for Apr.25th has been ppd to May 2nd
The 7th dist. rep convention will be held on Apr. 29th and 30th at the Broadway ballroom in Alex mn. Fri. eve banquet starts at 6 p.m. Sat events start at 9 a.m.
Wags, whiskers, and wine sponsored by the Stevens community humane society is today (Sat) beginning with social hr. at 6 p.m. at old # 1 Southside tickets available at the door
Ladies ducks unlimited Apr. 27th old # 1 Southside beginning at 5 p.m. supper at 6 p.m. more info call Judy Johnston (320) 287 – 1431 or Muriel cardwell
7th annual Mitch Kleindl memorial archery shoot Apr. 23 and 24th at Niemackl Lake park which is about half ways between Herman and Donnelly
There will be an open house bridal shower for Nicole Gillespie bride to be of Alex Erickson at Our Saviors in Chokio from 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, April 30. They are registered at Target, Herbergers and Lewis Family Drug in Graceville. Recipe cards preferred.
Celebrations: MAES students of the month included carter fults (6th grade)
Adam Uphoff was part of MAHS knowledge bowl team that took 3RD in the state
Death notice former Donnelly area resident Ralph Speer passed away on Apr. 19th
His funeral is today (Sat) at 2:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran church Morris
Past wk. pioneer tr. show Alex, visit with Rosie Hanson at bethel manor Alex, spring fling st j-Donnelly, services with pr mike nelson at west central homes with a visit to my aunt pearl afterwards, bbb at old #1