Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news.
Weather news: well after several weeks of bitter cold, temps have moderated enough to melt some of the snow and ice around the area, however as I am writing this a winter storm is predicted for the next several days
St. John’s/ Kongsvinger news: Annual meetings are on January 21st (St John’s) and January 28th (Kongsvinger) both meetings will be held after services, followed by a potluck dinner. Note that services times will switch on January 28th
Gslc news: no Bible study January 16th
Donnelly youth club meets on January 17th at 4 p.m.
On January 15th the Donnelly fire department meets at 7 p.m. at fire hall
Donnelly rod & gun club annual's ice fishing tournament is Jan 20th starting at 9 am on Pomme De Terre Lake (public access)
DFD bar bingo on Jan 20th at 7 pm at place to be -Donnelly
Habitat for Humanity pancake breakfast fundraiser January 14th 8 a.m. -12:30 p.m. at the legion-Morris
Warm hearts and hot dishes sponsored by RUSC Kinship mentoring on January 23rd at 5 p.m. at faith Morris, Former Donnelly resident Erin Koehntop of Morris is the new director of the Org.
Open house baby shower for Andrea Koehntop on January 27th from 2-4 p.m. at faith-Morris
Death notices: Richard (Dick) Goldenstein of Bloomington passed away on January 8th. Local survivors include his cousins Wally McCollar of Morris and Della Dunn of Donnelly. My Dad purchased our farm from his grandfather
James Floyd Crummie of Donnelly passed away on January 8th local survivors include his wife Anna, daughter Margret (Clay) Rundquist and their family all of Donnelly
Former Donnelly area resident Oliver Alexander Hansen of Elbow Lake passed away on January 8th local survivors include his cousin Gary (Karen) Uphoff of Donnelly and their family
Celebrations: Brendan Steve Woodke was born to Derek and Elysia Woodke of Kensington, on December 28th, grandparents are Steve and Molly Woodke of Alex, great-grandparents are the late Donald and Beverly (Anderson) Woodke, Bev was from Donnelly
Past week, a visit to my aunt pearl in her apt in Skyview, adult Ed and bible study at Gs (w/Eystad’s) BBB at met lounge