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MARCH 16, 201 1 THE PRESS PAGE 5 Registration deadline for r Park giver pre-school, kindergarten approaching PARK RIVER, N.D. -- Registration for all Pre-school and Kindergarten students who will begin pre-school and kindergarten in the Park River School system next fall. You can register March 21-25 between the hours of 8:30 - 11:00 A.M. and 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. at the Park River Elementary School Office. Pre-school childrenwho register must reach their 4th birthday before August 1, 2011 and Kindergarten children must reach their 5th birthday before August 1, 2011. All students who enroll are required by state law to have an immunization record on file with the school before they may begin kindergarten next fall. These forms will be available at the time of registration. Each student must present his or her birth certificate before registration is complete. Jallo trains under advanced physicians assistant program PARK RIVER, N.D. -- Jennifer Jallo has just returned to Phoenix, Ariz. after spending Jan. 24 to Feb. 18 at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks, where she began advanced training as a physician assistant student. Jallo is one of 57 students from a 20 state area to begin the clinical portion of the Physician Assistant Program at UND. She will continue the educational program under the supervision and guidance of Dr. Mark Wallace of Phoenix and will return to the University for periods of formal didactic instruction in May and September 2011, and April 2012. After graduation in May, 2012 with a Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies, she will be eligible to take a national examination to complete the certification process Physician Assistants are health professionals who practice medicine under the supervision of a physician. In collaboration with her supervising physician, Jennifer will be able to participate in assessment, diagnosis and management of patients. The Physician Assistant Program is located/vithin the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Deparlment of_Family and Community Medicine. This 22 month, masters level program is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. Nearly fifteen hundred physician assistants from 49 states, Canada and abroad have graduated from the program since its inception in 1970. Jennifer is the daughter of Sanford and Mayvis Jallo of Park River, ND. She is a graduate of Park River High School and has completed her BS in Athletic Training at UND in 1997, and her MS in Kinesiology at Michigan State University in 1999. LOANS FROM PAG minorities," said FLM Tongen. "Each year, we reserve a portion of our farm loan funds especially for socially disadvantaged applicants." The loans available to women and minorities are the same :as those for other borrowers, as are the eligibility requirements. Applicants must be pnmarily and directly engaged in farming and ranching on family-size operations. In addition to being members of a socially disadvantaged group, applicants under this program must meet all requirements for FSA s regu. lar farm loan program assistance, including: Have a satisfacto.ry history of meeting credit obligations; Have sufficient education, experience and/or training, that indicates the managerial amity to assure reasonable prospects of success; Be a citizen of the United States (or a legal resident alien), including Puerto Rico, the U.S. E 1 Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and certain former Pacific Island Trust Territories; Be unable to obtain credit elsewhere at reasonable rates and terms to meet actual needs; and Possess legal capacity to incur loan obligations. A socially disadvantaged applicant is one of a group whose members have been subjected to racial, ethnic or genderprejudice because of his or her identity as members of the group witlaout regard to his or her Individual qualities. For purposes'of this program, socially disadvantaged groups are women, African Americans, American Indians, Alaskan Natives, Hispanics, and Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Contact the local FSA Walsh County office at 417 Park St W, Ste 2, Park River ND or 701-284-7771 for detailed information about the Socially Disadvantaged Applicant loan program. ADAMS, NORTH DAKOTA LAND FOR SALE ON BIDS ADAMS IOWNSHIP -- WALSH COUNTY ND The Janyce Johnson Partnership land near Adams, ND is offered for sale on bids. LEGAL DESCmPTION -Parcel/11: [4NW Section 11, TIS7 N 1t58 W Parcel #2: SEg Section 4, T 157N R 58W, Ex Rwy Parcel #3: That part of NWINW, & SNW Section 10, "1157 N RS8 W, lying south of NP Railway RcqN BID PIROCEDURE Written bids will be received at Ihe once of Red River Land Company until 12:O0 noon on Tuesday, March 29, 2011. Those submitting the ten highest written bids on each parcel will be notified and invited to participate in the oral bidding to be held on Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 10:00 am a! the. nremer Bank in Grafton, ND. Bids for total amount, not per acre. TERMS OF SAJJE & CLOSING The terms of the sale are cash. A ten percent earnest money deposit will be required of the successful bidder(s) on the date of sale, with the balance due in tull in 30 days. Sller will furnish marketable title subject to a reservation of 50% mineral right. Seller reserves the flight to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularities. ANNUAL M EETING TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2011 COMMUNITY ROOM PARK RIVER CITY OFFICE BUILDING For a dell'led brochure and bid from contact John Botsford at" ira0 RIVB LAND COtlPANY, U.C JOHN BOTSFORD, BROKER Bremer Bank Building 31011 South CJdumbla Raad 6rand Forks, NO $8201 Phone: 701-757-1888 w.md#ve.-Rmdcoxom Saluting Park River girl scouts Above: Park River Girl Scout Troop #20482 Front L-R: Jasmine Bourbanis-Carter, Chloe Rost, Kyann Allen (Daisies), Amy Christianson, and Hannah Peotter. Back L-R: Isabelle Irvine, Krysta Ramstad, Jayden Wilmer, Maison Munoz, Abby Mc- Combs, Meghan Lorton and Bevan Rost (Brownies). (Photo: Submitted) ) C00tU_I[ iunt g altl[ 1Lo,oalt e Jnt ldhtut00 iia s Museum to host farmers markets this summer CAVALIER, N.D. -- Farmers markets will be held on the Pembina County Historical Museum grounds this summer as part of the Key Ingredients: America by Food Smithsonian Exhibit. Area growers are encouraged to begin planning for this opportunity to sell their produce. In addition, other products can be offered for sale - baked goods, jellies and jams, crafts, art work, sewing, etc. There are many benefits to local farmers markets. Growers are able to sell their locally grown produce at competitive prices while consumers are able to purchase fresh, locally grown produce. Farmers markets also introduce a new awareness of local food and products to the community. The markets can also become a place for the community to come together in an event. These weekly farmers markets will be held late Friday afternoons beginning July 7. For further information and to let the committee know how many will be participating, please e-mail pchsm@polarcomm.com or call 701-265-4691. The PCHS Musemn grounds are located 5 '/2 miles west of Cavalier. Key Ingredients: American by Food exhibit will be featured at the Pembina County Historical Museum beginning with the Grand Opening of the North Dakota tour on Oct. 22 and will continue until Dec. 4 The weekly farmers markets are just one of the events before and during the exhibit time. Key Ingredients takes a look at food - its history, what we eat, and the politics of food. In addition to the interactive exhibit developed by the Smithsonian Institute, local and state exhibits will be featured during the summer and fall. Other activities planned by the county wide committee include an amateur photography contest of food and agriculture related subjects and Dakota Discussions, a series of three book discussions. Key ingredients is a part of Museums on Main Street which brings Smithsonian exhibits to rural communities. The exhibit is made possible at the Pembina County Museum by the North Dakota Humanities Council. With this exhibit opportunity, the Pembina County Historical Society continues its dedication to preserving the history of Pembina County for future generations - this time looking at agricultural history. The Museum located at 13572 Highway 5, Cavalier, is currently closed for the winter months, but visitation or tours can be arranged by calling 701- 265-4691. PCHS holds its meetings on the first Tuesday of the month at the Museum at 7:30; members and other interested persons are encouraged to attend. " ..... ............... HND to offer science day for fifth, sixth graders PARK RIVER, N.D. -- All students in grades five and six are invited to "Science Day" Saturday, April 16, at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks. The free event features active, "hands-on" learning experiences organized by medical students. The event is designed to stimulate children's interest in science. Children will conduct science projects and learn about human anatomy and various health issues, such as the dangers of tobacco use, among other topics. Two sessions, morning (9 a.m.- noon) and afternoon ( 1-4 p.m.) will be offered. The event is free and parents may attend, but are not required to, since medical students supervise all events. For more information, visit http://www.med.und.edu/ news/scienceday.html or call (701) 777-4305. 800-265-4728 disABILITY TECHN OLOGY www.ndipat.org speech, or physical limitation you may be eligible for a free specialized telephone. If you are a North Dakota resident, call the Telecommunications Equipment Distribu- tion Service to find the right phone for you. Call 800-265-4728 NOW to see if you are eligible for a FREE telephone. Park River blood drive a success PARK RIVER, N.D. -- On Feb. 1 a blood drivewas held in Park River at the American Legion Club. The blood drive was a routine event for those involved until one donor who had not previously set up an appointment stopped in. Russel Lein of Park River, who is over 90 years old, donated 2 pints, which equaled his ninth gallon of recorded donations with the United Blood Services. A total of 48 people volunteered to donate blood, and 45 were able to give during Park River's Feb. 1 blood drive. According to the United Blood Services, "Fifteen people gave blood on the automated 2RBC machine which collects two units of red blood cells during the donation, so a total of 60 products were collected." Katie Bartelson, Donor Recruitment Representative from United Blood Services stated, "It is not who sponsors the blood drive, but the people of Park River donating that makes the difference to patients in the hospital. You never know when a loved one or even you will need blood. We do want to thank all the people who did volunteer on Feb. 1." Lucille Thompson coordinated the drive, and the DECCA Club sponsored and assisted with recruiting donors, publicity, providing refreshments, and registering donors. Your source for Happy Happenings. Walsh County Press 284-6333 DUNDEE MUTUAL POLICYHOLDERS l00ram one mlglon meals for 00f=les All donations can be dropped off at your local CHS or mailed to= CHS Po Box t 27 Milton NO, 58206 Evst uve mde= 7 mink" Ycmr domli d do wm-CHS dkmaiis ID w ram= memqm 1 In4 cM(lrullrl/VnoNoo nelr, wxha so = lain kzby Policyholder Registration 10:30 a.m. General Business Meeting Election of Directors. Financial Report Door Prizes Free Noon Lunch Do you want your news noticed? E)o you or your group have a story to tell? We're here to help. Contact The Press: (701) 284-6333