Dec 30th-Jan 5th
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news. Weather news: the Christmas weekend was marked by some light snow and very cold temps and wind chills
Most Donnelly business will be closed on January 1st
St. John’s/ Kongsvinger news: On December 31st there will be Joint services at Kongsvinger at 10 a.m., no S.S. and our services will be broadcast over the radio (KMRS) at 11 a.m., sponsored by Mark Koepke and me in memory of my parents and his foster parents and foster brother Bobby.
Gslc news: reminder our sermon is broadcast on KKOK 95.7 at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays
Other church news: On January 8th The Bookmobile will be in town, in front of HD and co, from 3:45-4 p.m. and the Donnelly fire department meets at 7 p.m. at fire hall
City council meets on January 6th at 4 p.m.at city hall
Rendsville 4-h meets on January 2nd at 7 p.m. at St. John’s -Donnelly
Herman red hatters will meet on January 8th at AJ’s in Herman at 9 a.m.
Habit for humanity pancake breakfast fundraiser January 14th 8 a.m. -12:30 p.m. at legion-Morris
Celebrations: Madison Alatha Ennen was born December 18th to Brian and Laura Ennen of Morris, Grandparents are Dale and Jeanne Ennen of Donnelly and Dave and Jesse Wolff of Chokio, and great grandparents are Arnold and Janice Ennen of Herman and Russ and Joan Wolff of Morris.
Brittany Judith Olson was born to Ashley and David Olson of Alex on Dec. 26th grandparents are Loren & Kaylene (Kleinhans) Mecklenburg of Morris, Keith and Sheila Olson of Victoria great-grandmother is Marge Kleinhans of Morris
Chelsey Hurlbut and Cody Murray of Mesa AZ. were engaged on December 25th. Her parents are Fara Gibson and Craig Hurlbut of AZ. Her grandparents are Mike Hurlbut of AZ. and the late Bev Hurlbut of Donnelly, great-grandparents were the late Albert and Pearl Anderson of Donnelly, and Milo and Betty Hurlbut of Herman
Thanks to Santa for the fruit basket I found in my door last week and to my neighbor for the goodies I found in my door when I got home Sunday evening.
Death notices: Ellard Larson of Evansville passed away on December 19th he was my mom’s cousin
December 23rd I stopped into McCollar Jewelry to wish Wally a Merry Christmas
I want to say Mange Taak to all my loyal readers for their loyal support during the past yr. A lot of people tell me how much they read and enjoy my column
Reminder for the latest news, visit my Donnelly news fb page
Past wk., visit to my aunt pearl in her apt in Skyview, open house at Dakotah Bank, Richard Watson visitation at Pedersen funeral home, regular, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services at Gslc (w Eystad’s) living nativity services at faith-Morris, candlelight service at St J-Donnelly, Christmas dinner at first( w/Eystad’s)