Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news
Weather news: after several weeks of bitter cold it has turned nice this week and is supposed to stay nice for the immediate future. Hard winds plus cold temps made last week’s snow very hard and almost impossible to blow at first
St. John’s Kongsvinger news: The annual meetings are as follows: St. John’s on January 22nd, at noon following worship services; note change of service times for that day only; Kongsvinger at 8:30 a. m. and St. John’s at 11 a.m. The Kongsvinger meeting is on January 29th, about noon following services, both meetings will be followed by a potluck dinner
KMRS radio broadcast dates for 2017 are February 19, April 9, June 18, August 20, October 15, and December 31. The cost to sponsor a broadcast in memory of a loved one or in honor of a special occasion is $65.00. If you would like to sponsor one of these broadcasts in 2017, please contact the Parish Office at 246-3211 and reserve your date
Good shepherd news: There will be a fundraising breakfast (French toast, sausages etc.) on January 29th after services (about 10:30 a.m.) for the Ronald McDonald house proceeds will provide food supplies for the people staying there. Matching funds provided by Thrivent, free will donation co-sponsored by Faith-Morris and Zion Hoffman
The Hanson family is now home (hopefully) for good
Community events: Raising up Stevens County Kinship is sponsoring a Hot dish cook-off on January 24th at Faith Lutheran Morris starting with entries at 4:30 p.m. meal at 5:00 p.m. tickets available at the door more info about either event call the RUSC office at 585-7872
Donnelly community club annual meeting February 13th
The Stevens County Republican Party convention will be on February 10th at the Morris Legion at 7 p.m.
Events today (sat) are the Donnelly Rod and Gun club annual ice fishing tournament will be held on Pomme De Terre (Perkins) Lake from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the memorial service for former Donnelly resident Deloris Weinreis is at 1:30 p.m. at the West Wind Village (Villa)
Death notices: former Donnelly area resident Judy (Sather) Suther of N.J. passed away May 18th 2016 her parents were the former Arne and Hannah Sather of Donnelly.
Sharon Carlson of Donnelly passed away on January 14th.
Celebrations: Tiger gymnastics vs. Benson/KMS Savannah Aanerud Tied for 2nd on Vault, Tied for 4th on Bars, 5th on Beam, 5th on Floor, 2nd in All-Around Moorhead invitational Tigers 2nd black division Savannah Aanerud 1st Place on Vault, 3rd Place on Beam, 1st Place on Floor, 1st Place in All Around
Knight wrestling Barret triangular Keaton Long went 2-0
Tiger wrestling Minnewaska triangular Dalton Lupke went 2-0
Storm hockey: Kellen Erdahl scored his 1st goal and points as a varsity hockey player on January.14th
Tiger swimming vs. fusion Levin strand first place breaststroke, he was also part of the 200m medley that took third 200 free relay that took 4th
Jacob Speer of Donnelly was named to the honor roll at Ridgewater College in Willmar, for fall semester 2016
Congratulations to Bertha Larson who celebrated her 95th birthday January 16th
Past wk. RUSC pool party at RFC, Jost memorial gathering at funeral home, youth fundraising breakfast at GSLC habitat for humanity pancake feed at Legion, MLK community meal at Faith, bbb at met lounge