Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news,
Weather news temperatures warmed up this week making it feel more like spring. One farmer thought they might be in the field in about another week.
St. John’s Kongsvinger news: Lenten services conclude on April 5th at St. John’s 7 p.m. with coffee fellowship afterwards
Holy week services: Palm Sunday joint services at Kongsvinger at 11 a.m. with Sunday School kids singing Maundy Thursday services (supper) at Kongsvinger at 6 p.m. good Friday pancake supper at 6 p.m. ,services at 7 p.m. at St John's Easter sun services at 8:30 a.m. Kongsvinger at 11 a.m. no Sunday school
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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church news: Lenten services continue every Wednesday 7 p.m. at the church until April 5th
Our weekly radio program has resumed every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on KKOK 95.7 FM
Holy week services: Palm Sunday at 9 a.m. Maundy Thursday and Good Friday at 7 p.m. Easter sun at 9 a.m.
Other church news: Burgers, Blessings and Beverages will be on hiatus until after Easter
Attention all Singers! We are joining others in our community for an ecumenical Good Friday Tenebrae worship service. Everyone who loves to sing is invited to participate! Practices will be held at Assumption Church in Morris Sunday evenings at 7:00 P.M., April 2nd, and April 9th.
Community events: The Donnelly Rod and Gun club annual meeting is on April 4th starting at 6 p.m., they are raffling off a fish house, contact any member for a ticket or talk to Craig Awsumb at Super Valu
There will be two Open house bridal showers at the Kongsvinger parish hall. First one is for Jessica Bergstrom bride to be Joe Oelke on April 15th from 9:30 a.m-11:30 a.m. The second one is for Crystal Henrichs bride to be of Brad Searle on April 29th from 10 a.m.-noon
Kurt Kruize memorial scholarship fundraiser supper today (Saturday) from 3-7 p.m. at the Hancock community center, free will offering, Kurt’s grandfather (Vern) is from Donnelly
The Donnelly fire department fish fry is April 7th at the community hall starting at 4 p.m.
The Stevens county genealogical society will meet on April 6th at 1:30 p.m. at the library
Herman Red Hatters meet April 3rd at 9 a.m. in AJ's in Herman.
City council meets today (Saturday) at 4 p.m. at the city hall in Donnelly
The Rendsville 4-h meets on April 3rd at 7pm at ST. John’s Lutheran church in Donnelly
On April 10th the bookmobile is in town from 3:45-4 p.m. on main St., the firemen meet at the fire hall, and the community club meets at the town hall both at 7 p.m.
The Freddy’s force benefit at Faith on March 18th raised about $40,000, and served about 900 people, the donkey ball game on March 13th raised about $4,000.
Megan Mecklenburg and Patrick Uphoff were married at Morris Evangelical Free Church in Morris on Mar 22nd
Past week Pearl A. Anderson and I attended the don-cop mtg in Donnelly; st Mary’s fish fry at the legion; Stacey Fromm benefit at the armory, services at Lwlc –Alex, soup and sandwich luncheon at our saviors Lutheran church nelson, visit to Erickson petting zoo, osakis, visit with Harold Rippe at this home in Glenwood, with PR. norm and Ramona Olsen at their home near Starbuck.umm college republicans fundraiser at the pizza ranch, wbl ins annual meeting at Minnewaska house