Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news
Weather news well the weather has finally turned nice for a while and farmers are very busy getting the fields worked and crops in
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: Youth club at St. John’s from 4-6 p.m. on May 18th
Anyone with a graduate in the family this year is asked to let the parish office know ASAP, baccalaureate Sunday is May 22nd during joint services at Kong at 11 a.m.
The May newsletter is out which includes the summer worship schedule starting on May 29th
Good shepherd Lutheran church news: cleanup day at the church today (Saturday) starting at 8 a.m.
Other church news: none
Community news: The Bookmobile will be in town on Main Street in Donnelly on May 9th and 23rd from 3:45-4 p.m.
The Donnelly community club will meet on May 9th at 7 p.m. at the Donnelly hall
The Donnelly fire dept. will meet on May 9th & 16th at 7 p.m. at the fire hall
The dist. 12 dfl convention will held on May 12th time and place to be announced
Anyone interested in participating in a city wide garage sale on May 13-14th contact Lori Speer 246-3496 or Lori Mau 246-3265. May 14th is also the date of the Altrich estate auction in Donnelly.
Death Notice Stanley Schliep of Appleton passed away on Apr. 29th his wife Marion of Holloway passed away on Apr. 23rd; survivors include Stan’s sister Irene (Ken) van Horn of Morris formerly of Donnelly
Celebrations: The tiger boys and girls track team finished 2nd in the Benson meet:
100M– (8) Islande Sperr finished 8th in the 100 m and was also a member of the 4 x 100 m relay team that won first place
3200M – (1) Savannah Aanerud
Levin Strand was a member of the 4x100m relay team that placed first and the 4 x 200 team that finished 2nd
In pelican rapids meet the girls took 2nd & boys 7th
3200M – (6) Savannah Aanerud 13:23.37
Islande Speer was a member of the 4x100 that finished 3rd
Sisseton meet: girls’ first boys 6th
4x100 & 4x200 m relay 5th Levin strand was a member of that team and also a member 1600 sprint that finished 2nd 200 m Dakota lupke finished 35th; girls Savannah Aanerud was a member of the 4 x 800 m relay team that finished first she also finished 2nd in the 800 m relay Islande speer finished 19th in the 100 m dash 17th in the 200 m
Hawley meet girls 2nd boys 4th 200 m Islande Sperr 10th she was also a member of the 4x100m relay team that finished 2nd, 400 m Savannah Aanerud 6th boys 600 m Dakota lupke 16th Levin strand was a member of the 4x200 m relay team that finished first
Brady Jergenson was named one of the players of week in the west central conference
Greta Kathleen Rudnicki was born on April 8th, to Scott and Jen (Kopel) Rudnicki of Brainerd. Grandparents are Rob and Kathy Kopel of Donnelly.
Jerry and Joan Kopacek were among the five members of the VFW Auxiliary who traveled to Willmar Sunday April 24th for the 5th District meeting and testimonial supper.
A number of students from the Donnelly area are among those who made the 3 q honor roll at Morris area H.S. too many to list here so I will say congrats to all of them.
In a few weeks I will do my annual graduation issue if you have a grad please let me know
Past wk. bbb at old #1 ,cd 7 rep convention in Alex with a visit to Rosie Hanson & Shirley frank at bethel manor and home afterwards, open house for geo Pederson at Morris sr. center ,spring rummage sale at faith Morris