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JANUARY 9, 2013 THE PRESS PAGE 9 Weekly by Linda Thistle 8 1 7 6 4 8 3 9 5 7 8 4 2 7 6 9 4 2 5 3 1 9 1 5 1 5 4 Place a number in the empty boxes ~n 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 * * Challenging * * * HO0 BOY! ( # 2012 King Features Syncl Inc. I. MOVI ES: What was file name of the planet where Luke Skywalker ("Star Wars") grew up? 2. LITERATURE: Who wrote the children's book "The Wind in the Wil- lows"? 3. GENERAL KNOWL- EDGE: What is a common name for the dog breed Bor- zoi? 4. MYTHOLOGY: What w&s the name of the sun god in Greek mythology? 5. GEOGRAPHY: Where is the island of Curacao located? 6, HISTORY: In what U.S. state did the Battle of Bun- ker Hill take place? 7. GEOMETRY: How many sides does a quadrilat- eral have? 8. PSYCIIOLOGY: What type of fear is represented by hedonophobia? 9. TELEVISION: What was the name of the lead character on "Miami Vice." and who played the role'? 10. MILITARY: What is the highest decoration awarded for heroism in the U.S. militaw? Answers 1. Tatooine 2. Kenneth Grahame 3. Russian Wolfhound 4. Helios 5. Caribbean 6. Massachusetts 7. Four 8. Fear of pleasure 9. Sonny Crockett (played by Don Johnson) 10. Medal of tlonor (C 2012 King Features Synd Inc. 1. Where did the band Pro- col Harum get its name'? 2. Daryl Dragon played keyboard with which band before he hooked up with Toni Tennil le? 3. Name the band that released the album entitled "'Stand!'" 4. Which early Beatles albums were released o11 CI) in 1987? 5. Name the song that con- tains this lyric: "In a lonely shack by a railroad track, I spent nay younger days." Answers I. Legend says the name came fi-om a Burmese ca1 that used to hang around the band. The cat's name was Procul Ilarum. If spelled slightly differently, it would be the translation of the Latin for "beyond these things." 2. The Beach Boss. it was lead singer Mike Love who gave Dragon the nickname "Captain," which he kept when he formed a duo with Tennille. 3. Sly & the Family Stone. in 1969. One cut ti'om the album. ""Sex Machine, was a jam that ran over 13 min- utes. 4. "Please Please Me" (1963), "'With the Beatles'" (1963), "A Hard Day's Night" (1964), "Beatles tbr Sale" (1964) and "tlelp!'" ( 1965), 5. "'The Wayward Wind," a 1956 hit by Gogi Grant. The song was covered with less- er success by others, includ- ing a 1980s version by lhue virtuoso James Galway with Sylvia as guest perlbnner. ,';~- 2012 King Feature~ Synd Inc. orts by Chris Richc~eek 1. Who was the yotmg- est major-league pitcher to toss a perfect game? 2. How many losing sea- sons have the Yankees had in their 1 l O-year franchise history in New' York? 3. When was the first time two quarterbacks who were each taken No. I overall in the NFL Draft theed each other in a conference cham- pionship game? 4. Name the last team to score I~wer points in an NCAA men's basketball championship game than Butler did (41 points) in 2011 '? 5, Who was the last Wash- ington-based pro playel" betbre the Capitals" Alex Ovechkin in 2008 to win an M V P award? 6. Name the last time belbre 2012 ( M ichigan International Speedway) that NASCAR Cup drivers posted qualifying speeds above 200 mph. 7. At the' 2Ol2"f~4tylTnlvi~m; two male tennis players set a record lbr longest three- set match (tour hours. 26 minutes). Name the players. Answers 1. "'Catfish'" Hunter was 22 when he did it for Oak- land in 1968. 2. Twenty-one seasons. 3. The Arc Champion- ship Game following the 1998 NFL season featured Denver's John Ehva5 ver- sus Vinny Tcstaverdc of the New York Jets. 4. OklahomaA&M tallied 36 points m 1949. 5. Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann. in 1983. 6. It was 1987. 7. Roger Federer and J uan Martin del Potro. ab 2012 King l:caturcs N3 rid Inc. TRIVIA by Wilson Casey 1. Is the book of Galatians in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. How many times is the nmne "Satan" used in the Old Testament? O. 1. 15. 174 3. From Genesis 36. what city was Esau's home base'? Petra. Tyre, Gilgal, Perga 4. Of these, who laid in a cave while God passed by? Noah. Moses. A braham. Jonah 5. In what book is the phrase "Woe is me" found? None. 2 Samuel. Numbetw. Isaiah 6. From I Peter, to wtmt animal is Satan compared? Se~7)ent, Wol/, Rat, Lion ANSWERS: l)New:2) 15: 3) Petra; 4) Moses: 5) Isaiah: 6) Lion Wilson Case)' k "2013 Golf Trivia "" daily box calendar is available in stores and online at rs~Tz corn '?~7~ 2012 King Features Synd Inc. L# S698Lg ~8 Z#L6 9 L69gg~#L 9~Z#9 L6 9~ Z698~ 68bL~89~Z Jo suv -- fl~loGns/r,l~laa/~ LOO#KI[Nr 7FIHflR, IU[ THE ONGOING EVENTS l] CANCER SUPPORT, PARK RIVER Cancer Suppon meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the din- mg room of the Sunrise A pts. Good Samaritan Society - Park River. EvmTone Welcome. CANCER SUPPORT, GRAFTON Unity Medical Center's Cancer Suppol~ Group will meet in the conference room at the hospital the first Monday of every month. The Cancer Support Group will meet at 5 pan. for one hour. Come and share your story of loss, struggles, triumphs and tips fi)r coping with cancer with others who are in similar situations as yours. Support groups arc not just for people who have had cancer. Please contact Jaync at 352-1620 or email at umcjayneb@unitymedcenter.com. GOOD SAMARITAN AUXILIARY, PARK RIVER The Good Samaritan Auxiliary will meet Thursda% Dec. 6 at 2:30 p.m. All interested w0mcn are invited. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxilimy meets at 2:30 the second Friday of every month at the Ambulance building. OPEN SKATING, PARK RIVER Open Skating at the Park River Arena will be Wednesdays & Sundays from 6- 8 p.m. Now through March. UPCOMING EVENTS, ][ 1ST-3RD GRADE WINTER FUN DAY, PRBC 1-3rd grade winter tim day will be held m Park River Bible Camp on Saturday, Jan. 12 Kids in grades I through 3 arc invited to join us fur fun in the snow, staging ans skits bv the fireplace, and games in the gym. The cost is $20 if registered by Jan. 4. $25 atter. For more information call the camp at (701) 284- 6795. email at goprbc@polarcomm.com or wsit our website at www.parkrivcrbiblccamp.org. QUILTING RETREAT, PRBC Blessed are the Piecemakers Quilt Retreat will be held Friday, Jan. 18 through Sunday, Jan. 20 at Park River Bible (;amp, one mile north of Highway 17 on Highway 32. Cost is $110 (which includes a $35 non-refundable deposit.) For more infomaation call the camp at (701) 284-6795. email at goprbc@polarcomm.com or visit our website at ~-ww.parkriverbiblecamp.org. ANNUAL BOLOGNA COOK-OFF, MINTO On Frida)~ Jan. 18. the 27th Annual Bologna Cook-Offwill be held at the Minto Community Center. For anyone interested in entering, they need to bring two rings of their favorite homemade bol%ma to the community center. (One is for the judges and the other fbr the spectators) Entr, mts are asked to have the lneat at the community center any time befbre 5:00 pm that Friday so it can be tagged and cooked prior to the time of the contest. Judging struts at 7:00 pm and local bologna tasting pros will be used. There is an entry t~e of $5.oo: the money will be donated to the Minto Boy and Girl Scouts. The top three rings will recewe trophies, as well as the winners of any special contests, such as best looking! Anyone over 21 can participate so please tell your friends and neighbors! There will be prizes and drawings for everyone. There will also be the "Cracker chewing, whistle blowing" Contest. Come early, stay late and sample some of the world's finest bologna! In 2012. there were 113 ennies raising nearly $6000 tbr the Scouts! Contact Chris Misialek at 701-248-3978 if you should have any questions. WC SOCIAL SERVICE BOARD MEETING, GRAF-m Walsh County Social Service Board Meeting will l~e held 9:00 a.m. in the ~. !ceting Room at Walsh County Social Services Thwsda . Jan, 24. The board ; "serves the right to close the meeting and go into executive session, at any tin;,: i:, becomes necessary to discuss confidential infommtion. Persons nccd:~g q)ecial accomntodations should contact Twila Novak, County Social Servi l)i,ector at 352-5105. MINTO LEGION AUXILIARY MEETING, MINTO Minto Legion Auxiliary meeting will be Monday, Jan. 28 at 6:30 pm potluck, 7:30 pm meeting.~"~ At the Minto Community Center. All members welcome. SUNSHINE FEST, GRAND FORKS Sunshine rest third aunual 3k indoor walk. 5k outdoor tim run and health and wellness lair will be held Saturday, Jan. 26 at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks. Registration www.sunshinememorial.org. 'YOU PLANNINC('~. The Press will print your calendar events - milestone birthdays, meetings, classes, fundraisers - free of charge the E S S today? In Stmrt or renew your subscription" County $34 / Out-of-County $38 / Out-of-State P.O. Box 49, Park River, aD 58270 $42 CentralCityRernodelers.com kncmnt it Ir, oun~14illon St~eclalislm Basement Waterproofing Basement HumidiW & Mold Eontrol Basemen Finishing Basement Radon hll iga lon Basement StJ'UCtural Repairs & Crawl 5Pace Repair ~,~ ~ I Interest-Free [~) ~ FINANCING . J ./ .j world from the corafort offer 24/7/365 technical support - 888.700.7652 :: : 800,284.722 701.284.7221 www.thinkpola r.com i derails. /i ! %i;);ii; i;~;! >v