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THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2018 Page II by Linda Thistle 2 5 3 9 1 7 5 6 1 4 8 6 9 1 5 5 3 4 8 5 3 2 7 9 7 4 6 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small g-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: O Moderate Challenging HOO BOY r~') 2018 King Features Synd Inc. 1. GEOGRAPHY: What country has a region known as Catalonia'? 2. SCIENCE: What do you call an animal that lives part of its life on land part in the water'? 3. HISTORY: When did the Spanish Civil War take place'? 4. ANIMAL KINGDOM: A male bird is called a peacock, and the female is called what'? 5. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: ltow many colors are in a rainbow? 6. MOVIES: What was the name of the princess in the animated Disney movie "Aladdin'"? 7. WEATHER: What is the wind speed at which a tropical storm is des- ignated a hurricane? 8. AUTOS: What was the manutac- lurer of the Viper car model? 9. U.S. PRESIDENTS: What was first national monument established by President Teddy Roosevelt'? 10. MONEY: Whose portrait is on a U.S. dime? Answers " I. Spain 2. Amphibian 3. 1936-1939 4. A peahen 5. Seven: red, yellow, orange, green. blue, indigo and violet. 6. Jasmine 7.74 mph 8. Dodge 9. Devils Tower, Wyoming 10. Franklin D. Roosevelt 2018 King Features Synd, Inc. 1. Is the book of Samaria in the Old or New Testament or neither'? 2. From Judges 11, what judge of Israel was a prostitute's son'? Hosea, Jephthah, Samson, Lot 3. The 10 Commandments' tables (tablets) had writing on which sides? Front only, Both sides, Back only 4. From Esther 1, what king did Esther marry? ,lehu, Omri, Ahasuer- us, Zedek&h 5. Who asked, "lfa man die, shall he live again"? Samuel, Judas, Job, Ste- phen 6. From 2 Kings 23, where was King Josiah killed? Megiddo, Anathoth, Phih.Mphia. Jericho ANSWERS: 1) Neither; 2) Jephthah; 3) Both sides: 4) Ahasuer- us; 5)Job: 6) Megiddo Comments ? More TrMa ? Visit www. 2018 King Features Synd Inc. 9 ~ 9 11;' 6 I./ S 6 L Z 8 9 1;' i: 1E; 1~ Z I- ~ ~ 8 6 9 I. Z 1~ 9 6 ~ 3 9 ;~ 9 t, I. L 6 9 9 6 8 S ~ Z i. '17 1~ I. ~ 6 9 8 S L L 9 S ~ I- 11;' 9 6 6 9 Z t7 9 g L JeMsuv NHOQNS AIHOaN~ I. Name the group that released "'It Only Takes a Minute." 2. Which vocal group released albums entitled "Bop Doo-Wopp" and "Vocalese'" in the same year. 3. Who wrote and released "Put a Little Love in Your Heart"? 4. Which female artist first recorded "Walkin' After Midnight." and when'? 5. Name the song that contains this lyric: "Aruba, Jamaica, ooh I wanna take you to Bermuda, Bahama, come on pretty mama, Key Largo, Mon- tego, baby why don't we go." Answers 1. Tavares, in 1975. The song went to No. 10 on the pop charts but disco was another stou: It went to No. 2 for five weeks. 2. The Manhattan Transfer, in 1984. netted- 12, nations, second only to the "Thriller" album by Michael Jackson. 3. Jackie DeShannon, in 1969. Annie Lennox and AI Green cov- ered the song in 1988 for the film "Scrooged." 4. Patsy Cline, in 1957, after appear- ing on Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts TV show. 5. "Kokomo,". by the Beach Boys, in 1988. The group recorded the song just in time for the release of the film "Cocktail" and was included in the soundtrack. "Kokomo" was nominat- ed for a Grammy that year. 2018 King Features Synd Inc. orts Chris Richcreek 1. Who was the last Oakland A's player before Khris Davis in 2016 and 2017 to have 40 or more home runs in a season? 2. How many consecutive seasons did Hall of Famer Tim Raines steal at least 30 bases? 3. When was the last time beibre 2015 that the Houston Cougars foot- ball team finished the season as high as No. 8 in The Associated Press poll? 4. In 2017, Brook Lopez became the third player in Brooklyn Nets franchise history' to tally 4,000 career rebounds. Name either of the other two to do it. 5. In the 2016-17 season. Ryan Ellis tied a Nashville Predators record by tallying a point in seven consecutive NHL playoff games. Who else did it? 6. In 2016. Kyle Snyder became the youngest Olympic wrestling champi- on in U.S. history (age 20). Who had been the youngest? 7. Who am the only two male golf- ers to win three senior majors in one season? Answers 1. Jason Giambi had 43 home runs in 2000. 2. Twelve consecutive seasons. 1981-92. 3. It was 1979, when Houston fin- ished fifth in the Associated Press poll. 4. Buck Williams (7,576 rebounds) and Billy Paultz (4.544). 5. Colin Wilson. 6. Hem3' Cejudo was 21 when he won a gold medal in 2008. 7. Bernhard Langer (2017) and Jack Nicklaus (1991 ). '~, 2(118 King Fcalures Syndicale, Inc. IL LjI OMESTIC VIOLENCE AND ABUSE CENTER, GRA Domestic Violence and Abuse Center's Grafion offices and shelter have off~- cially reopened. If you are in need, call 701-331-0466 to speak to one of the DVAC team members. CANCER SUPPORT, PARK RIVER Cancer Support meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of 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. The Cancer Support Group will meet at 5 p.m. for one hour. Come and share your story of loss, struggles, triumphs and tips for coping with cancer with others who are in similar situations as yours. Support groups are not just for people who have had cancer. Please contact Jayne at 352-1620 or email at GOOD SAMARITAN AUXILIARY, PARK RIVER The Good Samaritan Auxiliary will meet the fourth Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.m. All interested women are invited. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxiliary meets in the Park River Ambulance Building at 2:00 p.m on the second Friday of every month except January, February and July. SOIL CONSERVATION MONTHLY MEETING, PARK RIVER Walsh County Three Rivers Soil Conservation District monthly meeting will be Jan. the 1 lth at Shenanigan's in Grafion 5:00 PM, supper to follow honoring the Achievement winner. LANKIN LEGION MONTHLY MEETING, LANKIN The Lankin American Legion Post 157 and Legion auxiliary will hold monthly meetings at 7 pm at the Lankin Legion the 1 st Monday of the month. All members are urged to attend. .SCHOOL YF LIBRARY HOURS, PARK RIVER Monday 8 am - 11 am & 12 pm - 3:30 pm Evening Hours: 6:30 - 8:30 pm Tuesday 8am- 11 am& 12pm-3:30 pm Wednesday 8 am - 11 am & 12 pm - 3:30 pm Thursday 8 am - 11 am & 12 pm - 3:30 pm Evening Hours: 6:30 - 8:30 pm Friday8arn- 11 am& 12pm-3:30 pm Evening Hours: 6:30-8:30pm Saturday 9 am- 1 pm Sunday Closed POPPLE RIDGE PICKF RS CONCERT, GRAFTON Please join the Popple Ridge pickers for a free concert raising awareness and support for vulnerable children at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14 at Life Skills and Transition Center All Faiths Chapel in Grafton. ACHIEVE THERAPY OPEN HOUSE, PARK RIVER Achieve Therapy at 102 4th St. W in Park River will be hosting an Open House from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18 The event will feature a free Baked Potato Bar, giveaways and a Meet & Greet with Lacey Wilcox, PT. WALSH COUNTY HISTOPJCAL SOCIETY MEETING, MINTO Harvey Avenue Saloon is having their 32nd Annual Bologna Cook-Offon Friday, Jan. 19. Event starts at 7pm at the Minto Community Center, dance from 8-12 to Kenny & the Classics. Contact 248-3978 for entry instructions. CEMETERY ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING, PARK RIVER Park River Cemetery Association Annual Meeting will be held on Monday, Jan. 22 at 1:30 pm at Gramma Jo's Kitchen in Park River. Items on the agenda include: Annual Reports, discussion on future projects and election of new board members & officials. All members are encouraged to attend. WALSH COUNTY HISTOPJCAL SOOETY N ETING, MINTO The Walsh County Historical Society will hold their annual meeting on Sunday Jan 28 at 2 PM. The meeting will take place at the Minto Cornrnunity Center. II II 'CYCLE OF CARE' SPIN-A-THoN, PARK RIVER First Care is joining forces with The Spin in Park River to sponsor a "Cycle of Care" Spin-a-Thon to help raise money for Giving Hearts Day 2018. The Spin- a-Thon will be held on Sunday, Jan 28 at The Spin in Park River. The Spin-a-Thon is an indoor race on stationary spin bikes. Team members raise a minimum of $200 per team to support the race mission. There are several ways to help raise money for First Care's Spin-a-Thon: Ride & raise pledges, Sponsor a team and we'll fred the riders, Donate to First Care Health Center Spin-a-Thon directly through First Care Health Center at 2844589 or mail check (payable to First Care Health Center) to First Care Health Center, PO Box I, Park River, ND 58270. For more information about forming a team or making a donation for the Spin-a-Thon please contact Ruth Jelinek at 2844589 (work), 331-1806 (cell) or email at ruth.jelinek@ 1 2018 PORRABLOT- AN ICELANDIC FEAST, MOUNT JN 2018 I orrabl6t - an Icelandic Midwinter Feast Sponsored by the Icelandic Communities Association will be held on Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Mountain Community Center. Social and Appetizers - Cash Bar starts at 5 p.m. Dinner featuring traditional Icelandic foods starts at 7 p.m. Tickets: $25. For tickets contact: Jolene Halldorson-Ullyott at Langdon: (70 I)382-9977. Judy Geir at Edinburg: (701)331-0634. Karen Abrahamson at Cavalier: (701)265-4445. Loretta Bernhoft at Mountain: (701)331-0638. Why isn t your calendar announcement in ff e Press ? The Press will print your calendar events meetings, classes, fundraJsers- free of charge 21 4-6355 tOCPItE!;!;gPOL/IeCOMM.COM Position Title: Walsh County Shop Foreman Closing Date: Open until filled Status: Full Time Regular Starting Salary: Depending on Experience For more information, assistance or accommodation contact: Sharon Lipsh, Walsh County Highway Department at 701- 352-1530. Job Responsibilities: Schedule, monitor, perform mainte- nance and repairs. Practice good preventive maintenance practices. Creates systems and procedures which keep downtime to a minimum. Purchase parts and shop supplies and distribute to crews and outlying shops. Troubleshoot problems and needed repairs for vehicles and equipment and sch gdO:le'?e p ir w r ' n"h e" 6? :'servitlifig vehi- cles and equipment. Assist in writing bid specifications for vehicle and equipment bids and check out vehicles and equipment before and after purchase. Prepare estimates for I I job orders for maintenance and repair projects. Conduct cost I l analysis. Participate in regular road maintenance, repair, I snow removal and ditch mowing. Operate a variety of equip- I ment including trucks, loaders, sanders, motorgraders, snow I. blowers and a variety of hand tools. Perform cleaning and building maintenance of shop and grounds. Determine ap- propriate procedures, processes or methods to best accom- plish tasks. Solve problems and analyze situations. Order fuel and monitor tanks. Responsible for snow plowing activ- ity in the Park River area. Works closely with Highway Su- perintendent. Supervises Assistant Shop Foreman. Clualifieations: Requires a high school diploma or GED and three years of directly related highway maintenance or me-I chanic experience with one year as lead worker. Vocational I education or specialized training may be substituted or com- bined with experience on a year-to-year basis. A commer- cial driver's license is required. Benefits include health insurance, flexible spending, life in- surance, vacation, sick leave and retirement. Please send application, cover letter and three references to: Walsh County Highway Department, Sharon Lipsh, 600 Cooper Avenue, Grafton, ND 58237. Applications are avail- able on the county website at D0y0u 0ry0ur gr0up have a st0ry t0tell? C0nta~The Press: (701) We think ,nnovatioh should be for everybody, which is why Polar was the first provider of gigabit Internet service in North Dakota. For almost three years now, all Polar customers have had gigabit broadband options through our complete fiber network. 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