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FEBRUARY 27, 2013 THE PRESS  PAGE 11 Weekly SUDOKU 2 1 9 7 by Linda 7 1 2 8 9 4 5 8 5 8 9 6 3 2 6 4 8 = 1 4 9 4 5 8 8 3 1 Thistle 5 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each smaR 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: * * M oderate (e:) 2013 King 00T00ivia I. GEOGRAPtlY: What * -* Challengipg HOO BOY Features Synd.. hqc. country lies northwest of Colombia? 2. FOOl)&amp; DRINK: What kind offbod is fusilli? 3. POLITICS: llow many popular votes separated Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy in the 1960 presi- dential election? "4". LITI'RATURE: What 19th-century novel starts with the line, "There was no possibility' of taking a walk that day'"? 5. TELEVISION: On "'Bonanza," what was the name of the character played by MLchael Landon? 6. GENERAL KNOWL- EDGF.: What was the popu- lar name of the Scottish out- law Robert MacGregor'? 7. MI'I)ICINE: What is the function of the chemical sub- stance called heparin? 8. PERSONALITIES: Who is the chef on the "'Barelbot Contessa" cook- ing show? 9. HUSINESS: Which merchant used the five-and- dime-store concept to cre- ate one of the largest retail chains in the world? 10. GAMES: What is the standard weight of a shot put used by men in competi- tion? Answers I. Ianama 2. Pasta 3. Just more than 100,000 4. "Jane Eyre," by Char- lotte Bronte 5. Little Joe 6. Rob Roy' 7. Prevents blood clotting 8. lna Garten 9. F.W. Woolworth I 0. 16 potmds  2013 King Features Synd.. Inc. WIX FILTERS, PARTS CITY AND FFA A GREAT COMBINATION! I. Who wrote "'Lookin" Out My Back Door"0 2. Name the group that released "'1 Started a Joke." 3. What is one-hit wonder .levvel Akens' best-known song? 4. Who released the dance song "'Fool's Gold"? 5. Name the song with this lyric: 'q get seasick even watching it oi the TV! They' want You! Oh my good- [less!" Answers I John |:ogerty, while he was with Creedence Clear- water Revival. Thesong is off the album "'Cosnlo's Factory" (1970), considered by' many the band's finest. 2. The Bee Gees, in 1968. It's said that the melody came from the droning sotuld of tile engines of a small plane the group was riding in. 3. "The Birds and The Bees," released in 1065. Oddly enough, the song was covered by a laalf-dozen oth- ers. 4. Stone Roses, in 1989. The song was remixed and reissued again in 1990, 1992, 1995 and 1999. 5. "In the Navy," by the Village People, in 1978. Contacted by tile U.S. Navy, the group was given a war- ship in .'-;an Diego, aircraft and the crew of the ship to create a recruiling video of the song ... until there ,,,as a protest lbout using taxpayer money on the group. ' 20 I 3 King Features S', rid, Inc. I. Is the book o1"3 T nothy in the Old o1" New Testament or ,1either? 2. From Genesis 22:, whom did God command to sacrifice his only' son7 l+'aac. dDb, Noah, Abraham 3. What pagan woman became I)avid's great-grand- mother? Syhil. Rachel. Eve, Ruth 4. Nearly how many years after Jesus' death were the Gospels written? .5, 20, 40, 250 5. Which is tile middle book of the Old Testament? Proverbs. Ecclesiastes, L'a- iah, Jeremiah 6. What arc epistles'? Apos- tles, Temple.s', Letters, /+'locks ANSWERS: I ) Neither; 2) Abraham; 3) l{uth; 4),-10; 5) Proverbs; 6) Letters Wilson Casey's trivio book "Knon" It ... Or Not? "/.s" ava'/hvb/e./)'om Bear AfanorAfedia. com. i/ 2013 King Features %5n1., Inc. rts by Chris Richcxeel< 1. Who w:as the last major- leaguer belbrc Texas's Nel- son Cruz (2011, 2012 ver- sus Toronto) to have two career eight-Ri*,l games against the same team? 2. Who replaced "lkmy La iussa as lllaltttgcr Of the Chicago White Sox in 1986. 3. In 2011, Visconsin's Russell Wilson set a record l(.}l" IllOst consecutive games with at least one TD PaSS (381). Who had held the m ark'? 4. Between 1984 and 2012. narne the team that w.'on only one NBA title during that span. 5. In the 10-,,ear span between the 1972-73 and 1081-82 seasons, a Mon- treal Canadiens goalie led the NIIL in goals-against / average how many times? 6. I low many times has Michigan State played in the men's Division 1 soccer chain pionship? 7. Name the winning jockey in three of the fdur Kentucky Derbies held between 2007 and 2010. Alis.vers 1. Dave Kingman (1976, 1978), versus tile l,os Angeles Dodgers. 2. Jim Fregosi. 3. Texas Tech's .(h-ahal]l I larrell (36 games). , 4. Dallas, in 201 I. 5. Seven times. 6. Four times. The Spar- tans lost in 1964 and '65,. and were co-clmmps in '67 and 'tg. 7. Calvin Borel won in 2007 and 2009-10. t 2013 King ]:cattHes S)nd. Ira:. L t, 9 Z[8 6 8 Z 6 9 s ]16 'g +3 IP9e I.Z it' 6 L 9 C g g ]l" j+,su D, nxoons AIHaa/ k"v" . IK%I :.-L'- .......  " % +='+- .............. - ........  r" Lg00KXN' 71-00mur THE PERI$COPBS I O00GOING EVENTS I] CANCER SUPPORT, PARK RIVER Cancer Suppdrt 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 confei'ence 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 he fourth Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.m. All interested women are invited. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxiliary 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. II II UPCOMING EVENTS WC SOCIAL SERVICE BOARD MEETING, GRAFTON Walsh County Social Service Board Meeting will be held 9:00 a.m. in the Meeting Room at Walsh County Social Services Thursday, Feb. 2& The board reserves the right to close the meeting and go into executive session, many time it becomes necessary to discuss confidential information. Persons needing special accommodations should contact Twila Novak, County Social Service Director at 352-5105. SLEIGH RIDES, FAIRDALE Sons of Norway, Fairdale Invites you and your family to Sleigh Rides in Fairdale, Saturday, March 2 beginning at 1:30 pm. No charge. Featuring the Percheron horses of Vemon Kelly from Brocket. Cofiaplimentary lunch served by the Sons of Norway at the Fairdale Community Center. WFLA KOSOBUD LDOGE MEETING, LANKIN WFLA Kosobud Lodge 106 will have their monthly meeting on Sunday, March 3. It will be held at the Lankin Senior Center beginning with-a 12:30 potluck meal and a meeting to follow at 1:30 pm. We'd love to see you all there. LEGION AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER PR American Legion Auxiliary potluck with Legion members on Monday, March 4 @ 6:30 PM. Meeting to follow at 7:30 PM. WALSH QUILTERS MEETING, PARK RIVER Walsh Quilters will meet on Monday, March 4 at the Carnegie Library in Grafion at 1 PM. RURAL FIRE PROTECTION MEETING, PARK RIVER Annual Meeting of the Rural 'Fire Protection District will be held Tuesday, March 5 at 7:30 pm at the Park River Fire Hall. ALZHEIMER'S PRESENTATION, MINTO The Alzheimer's Association MN ND will be presenting The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and AD on Wednesday, March 6 at 12:15pm-l:15pm at the Minto Golden Age Club in Minto. This event is free and open to the public as this project is supported by funding granted through the North Dakota Department of Human Service, Aging Services Division. This presentation provides a basic overview of Alzheimer's disease and focuses on the disease process, warning signs, risk factors, diagnosis information, and details about the Alzheimer's Association programs and services. Please call Ashley Magner at (701) 326-4234 with any questions. LANKIN RURAL FIRE DEPT MEETING, LANKIN Notice of the 45th Annual Meeting for Lankin Rural Fire Department: The meeting will be held Thursday, March 7 at the Lankin Fire Hall with a meeting at 6:30pm. Supper and refreshments to follow. CABIN FEVER RELIEVER QUILT RETREAT, PRBC "Cabin Fever Reliever" Quilt Retreat will be held March 8-10. Everyone will be kept in stitches at this retreat, enjoying fellowship and fun in a "Pieceful" atmosphere at the camp while learning various quilting techniques. The cost of the retreat is $100. For more information call us at (701)284-6795, email us at, or visit our website at BABY SHOWER, LANKIN A baby shower honoring Tamera Skorheim and baby girl Skorheim will be held Saturday, March 9 at 10:30 am at the Lankin Fire Hall, Main Street Lankin BRIDAL SHOWER, PARK RIVER March 9 at 4:00p.m. Bridal shower for Jackie Scott (FBO Larry .Novak) at Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River.. Jackie is registered,at Target, Bed, Bath and Beyond and JcPenny. SAREPTA LUTHERAN CEMETERY MEETING' ADAMS The Sarept a Lutheran Cemetery Assoc. will be holding their annual meeting immediately after Lenten Services on Wednesday, Mureh 20 in the Adams Mountain Lutheran Church basement. FATHER/DAUGHTER DANCE, PARK RIVER Father/Daughter Dance Sponsored by Good Samaritan Society will be held in Park River Saturday, March 23 from 5-9 PM at the City Hall Auditorium in Park River, ND. Tickets are $40/couple (price includes a 5x7 photo, meal, music & dancing provided by B Unit Music Productions) This Year we're Going TROPICAL!!! Feel Free To Wear Grass Skirts, Hawaiian Shirts & Anything Festive or From The Islands! Also Remember, you can bring a Dad, Grandpa, Big Brother or Favorite Uncle!! (Ages 16 and under) *Remember to pre-register by calling Laura at 284-7115 by Friday, March 15th) All proceeds will go to the Good Samaritan Society to purchase a new wheelchair accessible van 8TH ANNUAL POLISH FOOD FESTIVAL, MINTO P.N.A. Dancers' will be having their 8th Annual Polish Food Festival on Saturday, March 23. The event runs from 3:00-7:00 PM at the Minto Community Center Minto, ND. Dancers performing at 4:30, Alumni Dancers perform at 6:30. There will be a Polish Store, Live Auction, Raffle Items. Free Will Offering. There will be many Polish entrees and items served. 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, Thursday, April 18, 6:30 p.m., Sharon Lutheran Church, 1720 S. 20th St., Grand Forks.This meeting is open to North Dakotans who are considering adopting a child. Caring professionals with knowledge and experience in adoption issues will answer questions and provide education regarding the opportunities, strengths and risks of adoption. Find out about all the adoption options including infant, identified, interstate, and relative adoption, plus a special focus on international adoption. Open adoption will be explained and the issues of cost and waiting periods will be addressed. For more information, call 1-800- 627-8220. The Press will print your calendar events milestone birthdays, meetings, classes, fundraisers- free of charge Oe t00PeESl;gPOLAfC000MM.000M ATTENTION LOCAL FARMERS, TRUCK OWNERS, REPAIR SHOPS, GARAGES AND AUTO PARTS STORES! Support Park River FFA Chapter with WIX Filters Box Tops Drop off your part-numbered box tops at Park River Implement before April 30 and WlX will donate .25-cents per box top our local FFA! ff i L T I R S: +, ' < +=" : ....... FARMLAND FOR SALE IN LAMPTON TOWNSHIP Gudrun Sveen Family offers for sale the following de- scribed farmland: E 1/2 SW 1/4 and NW 1/4 SW 1/4 of Section 11, Township 158, Range 56 Approximately 120 acres with 106.1 acres optional for CRP contract. Written Bids will be received at the Law office of Wes R. Welch, 201 Briggs Avenue South, Park River, North Dakota 58270, until 2:00 PM, Tuesday March 19, 2013. Bids will be opened at that time and place. Serious written bidders will be invited to remain and participate in oral bidding. The right is reserved to waive irregularities and to reject any or all bids. Ten percent (10%) of the purchase price will be due upon acceptance of bid. For Bidding Instructions and Land Details Contact: Wes R. Welch, PC 201 Briggs Ave. S., PO Box 107 Park River, ND 58270 (701)284-7833 (70 t) 284-63 1 6 Do you or your group have a story to tell? We're here to help. Contact The Press: (701) 284-6333 I