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PAGE 6 THE PRESS JANUARY 25, 2012 Week SUDOKU DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: * * * by Linda Thistle 3 5 2 6 9 1 5 8 6 7 3 1 6 7 9 8 9 2 3. 2 5 8 1 8 5 7 4 3 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. Moderate ** Challenging *** HOO BOYf 2012 King Features Synd., Inc. 1. Who was born Robert Allen Zimmerman? Name the first single he wrote and released. 2. Led Zeppelin ran into a small snag when the band flew into Singapore to do a concert. What happened? 3. Name the singer-song- writer who had a hit with "'Crying." 4. Which group released "'Do You Remember Rock "n' Roll Radio?" and when? 5. Name the album with these two songs: "'Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!" and "Fixing a Hole." 6. Which group released "Where the Streets Have No Name" and when? Answers 1. Zimmerman was Bob Dylan's birth name. His first single, "Mixed-Up Confu- sion" backed with "Corrina, Corrina," was released in i 962. 2. Singapore oft]cials wouldn't let them off the plane because of their long hair. The concert, in 1972, was canceled. 3. Roy Orbison, in 1961. Fie released a duet with k.d. iang in 1987, but it's the original version that ranks No. 69 in Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. 4. The Ramones, in 1980. All members of the group took on "Ramone" as their last name, starting with Douglas Colvin, who became Dee Dee Ramone. 5. The Beatles album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" in 1967. 6. U2, in 1987. (C 2012 King Features Synd., Inc. by Chris Richcreek !. Who is the San Diego Padres' all-time leader in career home runs? 2. How many times has a Texas Ranger been named the A.L. Most Valuable Player? 3. When was the last time before the 2010 season that Green Bay and Chicago faced otTin an NFL playoff game? 4. How many NCAA men's basketball champi- onships have the UConn Huskies won'? 5. Name the first Eastern bloc player to skate in the NHL. 6. Which was the last team before the L.A. Galaxy in 2011 to win the MLS Cup after being the No. 1 seed entering the playoffs? 7. In 2011, thoroughbred Rapid Redux won his 20th consecutive race, topping the North American record held by two horses. Name either horse. Answers !. Nate Colbert, with 163. 2. Six -- Jeff Burroughs (! 974), Juan Gonzalez ('96, '98), Ivan Rodriguez ('99), Alex Rodriguez (2003) and Josh Hamilton (' 10). 3. It was 1941. 4. Three -- 1999, 2004 and 2011. 5. Jaroslav Jirik, with St. Louis in the 1969-70 sea- son. 6. The Columbus Crew, in 2008. 7. Zenyatta and Peppers Pride. 3 2012 King Features Synd., lnc. 0000Trivia Which actor's birth name 1, Is the Book of Amaziah in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From 1 Samuel 23, who asked God, "Shall I go and smite these Philistines'"? Samson, David, Cyrus, Moses" 3. How much dew (water) was on the fleece the first time Gideon put it out? Sprinkling, Cup .fidl, None, Bowl fitH 4. From Proverbs 3 !, which king was taught sayings by his mother? Lemuel, Neco, Ben-Hadad, Jehu 5. Which Psalms' verse 12 contains, "'We went through fire and through water"? 23, 66. 81, 130 6. What is the total amount of chapters in Proverbs? 31, 41, 51, 61 ANSWERS: 1) Neither; 2) David; 3) Bowl full; 4) Lem- uel; 5) 66; 6) 3 1 Comments? More Trivia? Visit www. TriviaGuy com 2 2012 King Features Synd., lnc, 1 Z  8 9 6 I. t, 6 t' 9 SIZ L E 9 i 9 6 t  L g 1 9 / ! P I-  9 8 Z 6 / ! Z 8 L t, 6 g 9 g 8 l 8 : t Z 9  I- C 6 I Jotasuv f1lOOnS ploeM was Ramon Estevez? 2. MUSIC: What was the name of Smokey Robin- son's group? 3. INVENTIONS: Who is credited with inventing bifocal lenses? 4. PSYCHOLOGY: What irrational fear is manifested in peniaphobia? 5. LITERATURE: In which of Shakespeare's plays does the character Shylock appear? 6. GENERAL KNOWL- EDGE: During which war did Harry Truman fire Gen. Douglas MacArthur? 7. HISTORY: When did Australia become a com- monwealth nation, largely gaining independence from Britain? 8. AN ATOMY: About how long are the intestines in an adult male? 9. FAMOUS QUOTES: What American psycholo- gist/philosopher once once said: "Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does."? 10. MEASUREMENTS: Which month is named for the Roman festival of ritual purification? Answers 1. Martin Sheen 2. The Miracles 3. Ben Franklin 4. A fear of poverty 5. "The Merchant of Ven- ice" 6. Korean 7. 1901 8. About 28 feet 9. William James 10. February (Februa) (L,) 2012 King Features Synd., Inc. 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 umcjayneb@anitymedcenter.com. GOOD SNRITAN 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 AUXnLnARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxiliary meets at 2:30 the second Friday of every month at the Ambulance building. I YOGA CLASSES, EDINBURG Yoga classes will be held every Wednesday night starting at 6:15 p.m. at the Edinburg Community Center. II .PcoMINO00v00NTs II WC SOCIAL SERVICE BOARD, GRAF-rON The Walsh County Social Service Board will be holding their monthly meeting on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 9:00 a.m. in the Meeting Room at Walsh County Social Services. The board reserves the right to close the meeting at any time. Persons needing special accommodations should contact Twila Novak, County Social Service Director at 352-5105. BABY SHOWER, ADAMS . Please join us for a Baby Shower honoring Levi Scott Johnke, son of Scott and Katie (Bylin) Johnke on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 10:30 AM at Adams Mountain Lutheran Church in Adams. Everyone is WELCOME!!! 90TH BIRTHDAY/6OTH ANNIVERSARY, PARK RIVER Please join us as we celebrate Omer Ellingson's 90th birthday as well as Omer and June's 60th Wedding Anniversary at an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28 at Kensington Place in Park River, N.D. No gifts please. UPCOMING EVENTS CANTATA REHERSALS, PRBC The Park River Bible Camp will again be sponsoring a cantata on April 1, Palm Sunday. Rehearsals for the cantata will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29, in the Fireside Room at PRBC. All area vocalists are invited to take part! Please register by emailing gbeckman@polarcomm.com or leaving a message at 284- 7597. ADAMS SCHOOL PUBLIC FORUM, ADAMS The Adams School Board would like to invite all area school district taxpayers to a public forum 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb 1, at Adams School Gymnasium. The purpose is to share information and seek guidance for the future of the school district. BLOOD DRIVE, PARK RIVER Park River Blood Drive will be held Thursday, Feb. 2 at 12:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. ha the Park River American Legion-Main Room. For an appointment contact: Pud Thompson at 284-6263 or Marion Onstad at 284-6472 or go to: www.bloodhero.com, sponsor code: parkriver Sponsored by DECCA Club KOSOBUD LODGE MEETNG, LANKIN WFLA Kosobud Lodge 106 will hold their next meeting on Sunday, Feb. 5 at the Lankin Senior Center. There will be a 12:30 potluck meal with a 1:30 meeting to follow. Members are encouraged to attend. LEGION AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER PR American Legion Auxiliary Valentine's supper prepared by Legion members Monday, Feb. 6 @ 6:30 PM. Brief meeting to follow. VALENTINES DINNER FUNDRAISER, PARK RIVER The PRHS Choir will be holding a Valentines Dinner Sunday, Feb. 12 at Our Saviours Lutheran Church, Park River at 5:30p.m. Cost: $20 per person, includes Chicken Cordon Bleu, potato, salad, roll, dessert and live entertainment by the Park River High School Choir students. Tickets available from any Park River High School Choir student or Sheldon Weltz at the Park River High School. All proceeds used to send the PRHS Choir to Chicago, Illinois, May 31-June 3, 2012. SAVE THE DATE: CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION, DAHLEN Save the Date: Dahlen, N.D. will be celebrating its centennial on Saturday, July 7. The Dahlen Centennial committee has many events planned. Souvenirs are and will be available. Vendors will also be at the celebration. Details to follow. SAVE THE DATE: VETERANS BENEFIT FAIR, GRAFTON Save the Date. The Walsh County Veterans Service Office presents a Regional Veterans Benefits Fair to be held in Grafton on Saturday, July 28. Details to follow at a later time. If you would like your organization to have a booth at this event, please call Katrina at 352-5030. HONDURAS FROM PAGE 1 houses with a tin roof, about the size of a small two car garage. This is enough room for a fam- ily of six to eight! The cooking is done outside under a porch or lean-to and most families share a toilet and bath area," he said. "There is a mar- velous group of missionaries living there that we support. Most of the time, this project is started before we arrive. We supply the funds to buy the building materials. The blocks are put up and cured so we can build the roof, doors, and win- dow shutters. All built at the site. Nothing is pre- made. We mix and pour a concrete floor. Some even get a crude bathroom." Any of the newer buildings are built from ce- ment because of problem termites and the much of the northern end of the country was destroyed in 1998 during Hurricane Mitch. But the roofs are made from wood and tin, which need re- placing often. "Every year we select a person we don't know and replace their roof. Usually it is in a very poor area where 'voodoo' is common. We certainly get a mixture of emotions from the community but in general, it improves their feeling of hope for a better day to come," Van Dam said. The mission trip offers the people a number of oppommities for better days. In one instance Van Dam explained that by the age of 12 most Hondurans have no more opportunity for school. It is very common for girls to have a child by the age of 14 and by 20 they have 3 or 4 kids and no husband to support the family Maria, the wife of a pastor supported by this Honduras mission, and her husband have sev- eral churches in the city and in the mountains and work mainly with the native Indians of the region. Twenty years ago she met a young woman crying in a park because all she could do to support her family was prostitution. Maria, who Van Dam said is an excellent seamstress, brought in to her home to teach this girl how to sew. "To us 'sweatshops' are an ugly concept," he said. "To young Honduran women, they are a source of independence. Conditions may be tough but they get a salary, free daycare and some health insurance." Maria now trains eightto 12 young women a year from the mountains and rural villages. They school lasts nine months. During that time they get training and materials, they are billeted out to their congregation, and are sent back to their home with a small sewing machine like the one below or they get help to find a job in the city. To support one of these girls it costs about $90/month. "I see where the money goes and I am im- pressed with how much we get out of it," he said that almost nothing goes to overhead costs and none for administration because it is all volun- teer. He said that in many cases, like school back- packs, eyeglasses and toys he buys items online at the best prices and in Honduras they bring cash for building supplies. Van Dam added that he also gives money directly to Mafia so I know" she has it to use at her sewing school. "There is too much to do there, but we come to bring some hope, support, and encourage- ment to the Christian network working there," Van Dam said. MILLER RUNS FROM people that have not taken place. The challenges of rural life demand bold leadership. As a Senator, I understand the issues we face here in Northeastern North Dakota. My experience as a young farmer en- lightens me to our daily tasks to succeed here. I have been a voice for new ideas and have led on gov- emrnent reform; I will continue to be that voice and that leader," Miller said. Miller is seeking his second term of office. He currently is vice- chairman of the Senate Finance and Taxation committee and a member of the Agriculture committee. He PAGE 1 has worked on Energy Develop- ment and Transmission, Human Services, Information Technology, and Taxation interim committees. PR Square will donate $2 to the Pa River of a Pizza BLOOD DRIVE FROM PAGE 1 "We asked a donor, a young man, why he gives so consistently three or four times a year," said Ellefson. "He said, "It feels so good to save someone's life. Why would you do it just once?" It's that kind of persistent, fre- quent giving that assures a safe, de- pendable blood supply every day. Ellefson said many of the real- life donors featured in the new campaign began donating because they knew of someone who needed blood. They continue to donate be- cause it makes them feel terrific- heroic, even. To encourage the habit of blood donation, united Blood Services has expanded its reward program. Donors can earn points for donat- ing frequently and staying in- volved year after year. The points are redeemable for movie and restaurant gift certificates, t-shirts and other prizes. The DECCA Club will be spon- soring the next community blood drive on Feb. 2 from 12:30-5:30. Potential donors can make an ap- pointment to give blood by calling Marion Onstad at 284-6472 or Pud Thompson at 284-6263. The drive will be held at the Park River Le- gion Club. Volunteer blood donors must be 16 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. 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