April 29th –may 5th
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news,
Weather news: a nice weekend has given way to a cold and rainy week so far have not seen any evidence of widespread field work, saw North Dakota had some snow over the weekend and we may get some this weekend too.
St. John’s Kongsvinger news: Baccalaureate Sunday is May 21st anyone in the parish who has a graduate this year please let the parish office ASAP so they can be recognized then
Women’s book club will meet on May 1 at 1:30 P.M. at Jeanne Ennen’s home note change of date
Gslc news: there will be a special meeting on April 30th to discuss options for adding a steeple to the church the vote will be on May 7th
The church is looking for part-time secretary contact the church at 585-6868 for more information
Kobert Evink is the newest members of Gs he was baptized on April 23rd
Other church news: Burgers, Blessings and Beverages continues every Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. at the Met Lounge
Southwest MN Women of the ELCA will meet on May 6th at Gloria Die Lutheran church Redwood Falls starting with registration at 8 a.m.
Destination Reformation will be held at St John’s Lutheran church Howard Lake MN today (Saturday) starting at 9 a.m.
National day of prayer activities will be held at Morris Evangelical Free Church on May 4th with the church open from 6 A.M. to 6 P.M. for individual prayer and a worship service at 6 P.M.
Community events: There will be an open house bridal shower at the Kongsvinger parish hall for Crystal Henrichs bride to be of Brad Searle today (Saturday) from 10 a.m.-noon her parents are Rollie and Deb, his parents are Lowell and Janet Searle grandmother is Agnes
The Herman red hatters will meet on May 1st at Mai Mexico in Morris at 11 a.m.
The Rockin c ranch of rural Donnelly will open up again on May 7th
On May 8th the Bookmobile will be in town on Main St.-Donnelly from 3:45-4 p.m., the community club will meet at the community hall and the firemen will meet at the fire hall at 7 P.M.
The Rendsville 4-h will meet on May 1st at 7 p.m. at St. John’s-Donnelly
The city council will meet on May 6th at 4 p.m. at city hall-Donnelly
The Stevens county Genealogical society will meet on May 4th at 1:30 p.m. at the library. More info 585-6435
Wags whiskers and wine sponsored by the Stevens County Humane society May 6th at Old #1 Southside starting with social hour at 6 p.m.
Ladies ducks unlimited at the old #1 Southside on May 3rd starting with social hour at 5P.M. more info contact Muriel Cardwell,815-4422 or Judy Johnson 287-1431
Death notices: none
As many of you heard my aunt Pearl A. Anderson fell in her apartment last wk. and spend a couple days in the hospital thankfully she did not break any bones and came home last Friday, I visited her last Saturday she is doing ok.
Congratulations to Andy Brevig on receiving a lifetime achievement award from the 7th district Republican Party for his outstanding work as a member of the Stevens County Republican Party.
Brooke Gillespie made the senior honor roll at Chokio-Alberta H.S. She was also part of Tiger softball team that finished 2nd in its own tournament on April 22nd
Chandler Erickson of the cougar BB team was named Upper Midwest athletic conference player of the week earlier this week
Tiger track: Minnewaska meet; girls 2nd 400 m Islande Speer 2nd ,was part of the 4x100 relay team that finished first 800 Savannah Aanerud 8th was part of the 4 x 800 m relay team that finished 8th ,boys (1st) 200 m Brady cardwell 800 M (11th),discus (13th) Micah Aanerud( 19th )Levin Strand was part of the 4x 100, and 4x200 M relay teams that finished first ;long jump Micah Aanerud 19th
Savannah Aanerud First place in Discussion meet in Extemporaneous speaking at the State FFA Convention
Past week: visit to Geesien Kill and Irene Strand in their apartments at Heritage apartments. St J spring fling, Mitch Kendall memorial archery shoot at Niemackl Lake Park, community dinner at faith-Morris, bbb at the met Lounge