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PAGE 8 THE PRESS JANUARY 4, 2012 Weekly SUDOKU by Linda Thistle 2 8 1 2 3 6 6 9 7 1 2 6 7 5 3 4 7 2 9 8 2 4 8 5 9 3 1 5 9 4 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: * * Moderate . r Challenging *** HO0 BOY! 2011 King Features Synd., Inc. by Chris Richcreek I. Which 1960s group released "Pretty Ballerina"? 2. Name the only Top 10 single released by the Mar- Keys. 3. This reggae group released "Fattie Fattie" and "'I've Got a Feeling"? 4. What Philadelphia soul singer had a No. I hit in 1972 with "Me and Mrs. Jones"? 5. Which group laud a hit in 1975 with "Don't Leave Me This Way'"? 6. Fact or fiction: When a CD boxed set was released with a bar code as part of the graphics, stores scanned it instead of the real code. Answers I. The Lett Banke, in 1966. The song went to No. 15 on the Billboard chart. 2. "'Last Night," in 1961. 3. The Heptones, both in 1066. Legend says the trio got its name from a bottle of hair tonic. 4. Billy Paul. The song won Paul a Crummy for Best R&B Vocal Performance. 5. Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes. "Don't Leave Me This Way" rose to No. 3 on the disco list. The next year, Thehna llouston net- ted a No. I hit with the same song. 6. Fact. In 2005, store clerks were actually scan- ning a large bar code that was part of the cover art of the "Electric 80s'" CI) set, resulting in a lower price to consunaers. The real code was on the back. - 2011 King Features Synd., Inc, 1. In 2009, Philadelplaia's Chase Utley became the second player to hit five home runs in a World Neries. Who was time first'? 2. Who was the oldest player to steal a base in the mtior leagues? 3. Name time first college football Division I player to have 1,500 yards rushing and 1,500 yards passing in the same season. 4. In the 2009-10 season, Sacramento guard Tyrekc Evans became the tburth rookie in NFIA history to average at least 20 points, five rebounds and five assists per game. Name two of the first three to do it. 5. Entering the 2011-12 season, how lnany times had Jaromir Jagr tallied 40-plus goals in an MIlL season? 6. Northwestern has won the wonlen's lacrosse national championship six times in the past seven sea- sons (2005-11). Name the only other school to win a title during that time. 7. Who was time first mixed martial-arts lighter to win major titles in two weight classes? Answers I. Rcggie Jackson of the New York Yankees, in 1977. 2. Arlie Latham was 49 years old when he stole a base for the 1909 New York Giants. 3. Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson, in 2010. 4. ()scar Robertson, Michael Jordan and LeB- run Janles. 5. Six times. 6. Maryland beat North- western in 2010. 7. l,andy Couture. 3 20 II Kingl:eatures Synd.. Inc. 00Trivia I. Is the Book of Nain in -Rodriguez Your ad goes here! Call 284-6333 today for rates. the Old or New Testament or neither'? 2. Whom did God ask, "Shall I not spare Nineveh, that great city"? Jonah, Eze- kiel Isaiah, Aaron 3. From Judges 7, with how many men did Gideon defeat the Midianites? 3. 30, 300. 3000 4. What kind of leaves did Adam and Eve attempt to use to cover their nakedness'? Sycamore. Fig, Paint, Grape 5. From Exodus 2, whose mother was paid to be his nurse? Joseph, Mark, Tin, o- thy, Moses 6. Whom did David's best friend turn out to bet Broth- er, Enemy, Brother-in-law. Slave ANSWERS: I) Neither; 2) Jonah; 3) 300; 4) Fig; 5) Moses; 6) Enemy Wilson Casey k new book, "'Firsts. Origins of Every- day Thing. That Changed the World, " is available./i'om A lpha/Penguin publishing. (( 2011 King Features Synd., Inc. Ig L i 6 9 I- J 19 i 8 I. S L 17 9 6 6 S 9 19 t I.  Z lg 19 L 6 V   9 g Z 9  t  19 L g 6 L L J L 9 6 19  t7 L t g Z S 6 19 9 L 9 19 6 g I L S S 6 9 I. 19 Z 17 Jetasuv nHoans ,El>lOOM 1. LANGUAGI';: From what language are all the modern Romance languag- es derived'? 2. SCIENCE: What term describes the lowest point in a satellite orbiting the Earth? 3. I lISTORY: When did Labor Day become a fed- eral holiday in the United States? 4. INVENTIONS: What was Eli Whitney's most famous invention? 5. GOVERNMENT: In what year was the U.S. Con- stitution ratitied? 6. GEOGRAPHY: What nation calls itself Espana in its native tongue? 7. ANCIENT WORLD: Where did the Minoan cul- ture flourish? 8. POETRY: Who wrote the poem called "The Waste Land"? 9. MUSIC: What Beatlcs' album features the songs "Rocky Raccoon" and "Mel- ter Skelter"? 10. MEASUREMENTS: How many pints are in a quart'? Answers I. Latin 2. Perigee 3. 1894 4. Cotton gin 5. 1789 6. Spain 7. Crete 8. T.S. Eliot 9. "Time Beatles'" (The White Album) 10. Two '' 2011 King I,eatures Synd,. Inc. LooK1n"q' THPd3[ 7I-)FIE PRESS PERISCOPES i, II Ii I CANCER SUPPORT, PARK RIVER Cancer Support meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday 0f each month in the din- ing room of the Sunrise Apts. Good Samaritan Society - Park River. Everyone Welcome. CANCER SUPPORT, GRAFTON Unity Medical Center's Cancer Support Group will meet in the conference room at the hospital the first Monday of every month. Tim Cancer Support Group will meet at 5 p.m. for one hour. Come and share your story of loss, straggles, triumphs and tips for coping with cancer with others who are in similar situations as yours. Suppo groups are not just for people who have had cancer. Please contact Jayne at 352-1620 or email at umcjayneb@unitymedcenter.com. GOOD SAMARITAN AUXILIARY, PARK RIVER The Good Samaritian Society - Park River Auxiliary will meet at 2:30 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month. All interested friends and relatives of the residents are welcome to attend. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxiliary meets at 2:30 the second Friday of every month at the Ambulance building. YOGA CLASSES, EDINBURG Yoga classes will be held every Wednesday night starting at 6:15 p.m. at the Edinburg Community Center. UPCOMI'NG EVE'NTS II DRIVER SAFETY CLASS FOR 50+, GRAND FORKS lfyou'rc at least 50 yeurs young and would like to refresh your driving skills and possibly reduce your insurance premium, ARm Health System is offering a Driver Safety Class from 5:30-9:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 5, in Btfilding 1 (860 S. Columbia Road) which is located north of the Cancer Center. Cost of the class is $12 tbr AARP members and $14 for non-mentbers. To registrar or tbr more inlbrmation, call 701-780-5939. WHO, WHAT, WHERIE, WHEN, WHY ISN'T YOUR EVENT IN THE PRESS? CALL 284-6]  OR EMAIL WCPRESS@POLARCOMM.COM FRIDAY NIGHT OUT, PARK RIVER The Park River Community Club presents: Friday Night Out from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 6 at the Park River American Legion... Calling all singles, couples, parents, office folk, farmers, mechanics, teachers, electricians, Bible Camp staffers, pharmacists, bankers, nurses, daycare providers, care workers, retail employees, and more.., if you are in your 20s or 30s and live in Walsh County and the surrounding area, we would like to invite you for a night out - our treat. Join us for a social event with appetizers, prizes, games and more while meeting some of the other 20 and 30 somethings in the area. Invite your friends and neighbors for a Friday Night Out! Check out our event on Faceb0ok! WFLA KOSOBUD LODGE MEETING, LANKIN WFLA K0sobud Lodge 106, will h01d their next meeting on Sunday, Jan. 8 at the Lankin Senior Center. A 12:30 potluck meal will precede the 1:30 meeting. Members are encouraged to attend. ADOPTION MEETING, GRAND FORKS The Adoption Option, a partnership between The Village Family Service Center and Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota is holding a FREE informational meeting about adoption, Monday, Jan. 9, 6:30 p.m., Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota, 412 Demers Ave., Grand Forks, ND. This meeting is open to North Dakotans who are considering adopting a child. For more information, call 1- 800-627-8220. WC SADDLE CLUB CHRISTMAS SUPPER, PARK RIVER Walsh Cotmty Saddle Club will be holding their Christmas Supper at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at the Alexander House in Park River. YOUTH BASKETBALL, PARK RIVER Grades I-4 in Park River are invited to join the Park River Parks and Rec Youth Basketball program that begins Saturday, Jan. 14. The deadline for registration is Saturday, Jan. 14. tbr more intbrmation or to register go to www.PR-Parks.com BRIDAL SHOWER, MOUNTAIN An open house bridal shower will be held for Nicole Schlecht, bride-to-be of Darren Olafson, on Sunday, Jan. 15 from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Vikur Lutheran Church in Mountain. VALENTINES DINNER FUNDRAISER, PARK RIVER Save the Date...Sunday, Feb. 12. The PRHS Choir will be holding a Valentines Dinner to raise money to send the choir to Chicago May 2012. Watch for more details. Do you want your news noticed? Do you or you r group have a story to tell? We're here to help. Contact The Press: (701) 284-6333 DESIGN QUALITY ', i00ALUE 3 Miles North of Hansboro Port of Entry Custom Built Ready-' ro-Move Homes 54' x 32' 1610 SQ. FT. 1 I: Call or email today for a free brochure/ brad @ pennerbuilders.com Ph: 1.866.672.3376 Fax: 1.204.529.2044