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Page |2 THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS - WEDNESDAY, MAY I3, 2020 Weekly SUDOKU by Linda Thistle 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. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: 0 . Moderate 99 Challenging 6.0 H00 BOY! €39 2020 King Features Synd.. trio. l. GEOGRAPHY: The island of Hispaniola is divided into which two countries? ‘2. US. STATES: Which state is known as the Badger State? 3. MEDICAL: Which human organ is involved in the development of dia- betes? 4. AD SLOGANS: Which company advises clients to “leave the driving to us”? 5. MONUMENTS: How long ago was Stonehenge built? 6. ENTERTAINERS: Which singer/ actress was born with the name Anna Mae Bullock? 7. COMICS: What kind of dog is Snoopy in the “Peanuts” comic strip? 8. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: How many official languages does the Unit- ed Nations have? 9. MEASUREMENTS: How many drops are in ateaspoon‘? 1.0. MUSIC: Howrlmany-l members sing in the Mormon Tabernacle Choir? Answers 1. Haiti and the Dominican Republic 2. Wisconsin 3. Pancreas Greyhound bus lines 5. About 5,000 years ago 6. Tina Turner A beagle Six: English, Spanish, French, Russian, Arabic and Chinese 76 10. 360 2020 King Features Synd, inc. l B Milli l TRlVllA .. 1. Is the book of Ecclesiastes in the Old or New Testament or neither? From Numbers 4, what color was the cloth draped over the Ark of the Covenant? White, Black, Gold, Blue 3. “The wicked man travaileth with pain all his days” is from what Book’s 15:20? Ezra, Nehemiah, Job, Psalm From Daniel 5, who was so scared that. his knees knocked together? Moses, Belshazzar, Solomon, Lot 5.. Wm paid Delilah to betray the mighty Samson? The Pharaoh, Abdi, Lords of the Philistincs, Jertz 6. In which city were 85 priests slain? Gazer, Nob, Shec‘hem. Aphek ANSWERS: l) Old; 2) Blue; 3) Job; Belshazzar; 5) lords of the Philis- tines (rulers); 6) Nob. “Test Your Bible Knowledge.” (1 book with 1,206 multiple-choice questions by columnist Wilson Casey, is available in stores and online. (C) 2020 King Features Synd. Inc. Bflflflflflflfl llflflflllflflfl an flflflfiflflfl Hflflflflflfl JGMSUV DMOGOS “$99M H 1. Which duo was originally called Two Tons 0' Fun? 2. What is most notable about “it Doesn’t Matter Anymore” and “Rain- ing in My Heart”? 3. Which group started as the Rhythm and Blues Quartet? Who had a No. 1 hit with. “Johnny Angel”? 5. Name the song that contains this lyric: “She was more than a woman, a goddess for all to see, All I ever need ed was her right here loving me.” Answers 1 . The Weather Girls. They started as backup singers, then found their own path to sucoess with a name change and the release of “It’s Raining Men” in 1982. V 2. Those were the last two songs released by Buddy Holly before he was killed in a plane crash in 1959. JP. Richarditontthe‘ Bi gf‘Bo‘pper) and" Ritchie Melons alsodiod in tirecrasha' a» The Spencer Davis Group. They made the name change in 1964 because Davis was the only one who liked to do interviews. Shelley Fabares, in 1962. She spent her teenage years playing the daughter on “The Donna Reed Show” (1958-64). 5. “Faded Pictures,” a collaboration between R&B singers Case and Joe. The top 10 song appeared on the soundtrack for the 1998 film “Rush Hour.” (0 2020 King Features Synd, Inc. by Ryan ll. Berenz 1. What former New England Patrl~ ots tight end was the host of WWE’s “Wrestchania 36” event? 2. In 2014, who became the first to drive the N0. 3 car in the NASCAR Cup Series since Dale Earnhardt at the 2001 Daytona 500? ‘ 3. What player nicknamed the “Clown Prince of Basketball” —— had his No. 36 jersey retired by the liar- lem Globetrotters i112001.? Who is the only player induct- ed into both the Arena Football Hall of Fame (2011) and the Pro Football Hall of Fame (2017)? 5. Three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves also was the Season 5 winner on what ABC TV competition series? 6. What lonner Major League Base- ball player had a 44—garnc hitting streak as a member of the Cincinnati Reds in 1978? WehstUR is the mascot for what university "s athletic teams? Answers .1. Rob Gronkowski. 2. Austin Dillon. 3. Meadowlark Lemon. 4. Kurt Warner. 5. “Dancing With the Stars.” 6. Pete Rose. 7. The University of Richmond Spi- (let's. © 2020 King Features Syndicate, inc. LOOK/N THRU THE PRESS PERISCOPES HEALTH RESOURCES Domestic Violence and Abuse Center, Grafton Domestic leence and Abuse Center Inc, Grafton Providing Home & Healing to - Walsh, Pembina & Cavalier Counties of North Dakota. We want to provide an- other update for the community and let everyone know that we are still open and offering services. The health and safety of our clients and stall“ is our organization's top priority. We are continuing to take extra precautionary measures, such as hav- ing staff work from home when possible. We also have the ability to quarantine clients if they have tested positive for COVID—l9, are exhibiting symptoms, are awaiting test results, or otherwise need to be quarantined. We can still be reached during our regular office hours by phone at 701 -33 1-0466. We ask that anyone need- ing assistance please call first so that we can make arrangements to meet as soon as possible. We are also available through our 24-Hour Crisis Line at 1-866—435- 7490. Continue to check our Facebook page for the m0st up to date information on our services. 24/7 Peer Support .24/7 Peer Support is a flee service available for those struggling with addiction to call 844-448-2552. It’s anonymous and COHfidential, and people struggling with addiction can call and talk to a peer. The peers have lived experiences with addiction. Resources To Help Qurt Smoking/Vaping Under 18 Under age 18, use My Life, My Quit. Text "Start My Quit" or call to 855—891- 9989 to connect with a coach. My Life, My Quit is free and confidential. Their website is www.mylifemyquitcom. Resources To Help Quit Smoking/Vaping Over 18 Age 18 and above, use NDQuits. Call 800-784-8669 for fiee help and support. Qualified enrollees may receive free nicotine patches, gum, or lozenges to help with quitting. Their website is www.11dhealth. gov/ndquits. Cessation Medication Refunds Walsh County residents qualify for $200/yea1' in refunds for FDA approved tobacco cessation medications. Contact Walsh County Health District at 701-352- 5139 to enroll. Recovery Talk Talk with a trained peer support specialist in North Dakota with lived experience ‘ in addiction to chat and receive support. 1-844—44TALK2 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. l-800—273-TALK (8255) Disaster Distress Helpline Provides crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters. 1-800-985-5990 FirstLink 211 Confidential service available to anyone for listening and support, referrals to resources/help and crisis intervention. 91.1; Covid ‘One‘Stop Shop’ The State of North Dakota has developed a “One Stop Shop” for all COVlD business resources: https://ndresponse.gov/covid— 1 9-resources/covid-1 9- business—and—employer-resources PPP and EIDL Two programs implemented through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act that have gotten a lot of interest are the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) which provide relief for employers and businesses affected by the COVID—19 virus. The PPP is accessed through your local bank and the EIDL is accessed through the Small Business Administration (SBA) and both programs are on a first come basis. Applications for EIDL are now being accepted at this link: https://covidl9relie£sba.gov Employee Retention Credit The US. Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service have launched the Employee Retention Credit, designed to encourage businesses to keep employees on their payroll. The refundable tax credit is 50 percent of up to $10,000 in wages paid by an eligible employer whose business has been financially impacted by COVlD- l9. https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/sm962 her “931. This can be evenly divided by 7 (93m 133). LINK~UPS§ Here’s a list of 12, one‘syilablo words, divided into two columns. Tum them into six longer words by linking them together. To do this, draw a line from one word in the left column to one word in the right. triennial psi/lessor 'pereued ‘etcnto ‘saueurnfi holiday :srarvtsuv KIDS PLAY! The three blocks shown here give us the number “631.” Can you rearrange them so that the threadigit number formed can be evenly divided by 7? ANSWER: Turn the “6” block upside down, giving you the tram Business Website Expansion Assistance The NDSU Nice Center is ofi‘ering free assistance to businesses seeking to expand their online presence or to create online stores, etc. and will typically respond within two days. https://thenicecenter.org/shoplocal/ Bank of North Dakota Loan Programs BND has announced two new loan programs to assist the businesses with COVlD recovery. COVID—l9 PACE Recovery Program (CPRP). Loan up to $5 million for businesses of less than 500 employees and a loan of up to $10 million for businesses with more than 500 employees. Loan payments may be deferred for up to six months, at which time the loan will term out with up to a lO—year amortization. Interest rate on the loan will be bought down by BND to 1% for a period of time with a maximum buydown of $500,000. No local match required as with the other PACE programs. Small Employer Loan Fund (SELF). Loan up to $50,000 for small businesses with a full-time employee equivalent of 10 employees or less. These loans may be used for working capital, recurring expenses and replenishing inventory. Loan has a maximum term of 10 years and a fixed rate of 1% with a deferral of loan payments for up to sixmonths. Business owners will access programs through their local lenderj To be eligible, ND businesses must have been established before February 15, 2020 and applications must be received before November 30, 2020. Small Business Development Center Provides FREE Business Consulting Staff has been trained on SBA Disaster financing options and can provide help in packaging your request and/or advising how to proceed alongside your local lender. Here is the SBDC's business continuity page: https://bit.ly/2KKSSep EVENT NOTICES Online Survey, Park River The Park River Economic Development Corporation is seeking community input. An online survey can be accessed at: https://www.surveymonkey. com/r/YL9CMR5 All suggestions are anonymous and will be taken into consideration. No Meeting for the Month, Park River Park River American Legion Auxiliary will not have a monthly meeting for the month of May. Postponed Farewell Open House, Park River *POSTPONED until Fall Community Farewell Open House Celebration for Pastor Mark Antal on Sunday, May 31 from 2—4pm at Victory Free Lutheran ‘ Church in Park River. Great Plains Food Bank Great Plains Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry will host distribution points on May 20 at Langdon at the United Lutheran Church Parking Lot (1216 9th Ave) from 10:15 am. to 11:15 a.m., Drayton in the Cenex Parking Lot (1104 N Main St) from 2 pm. to 2:30 pm. and Emerado in front of City Hall (201 Main St) from 4:30 pm. to 5 pm. Legion Memorial Day Program Postponed, Adams ._ The Adams American Legion will NOT be having its Annual Memorial Da ""‘Foo'd TrUC’k Event Pastponé‘d, Park Riv““e“F““'""‘ The Food Truck event that was to be sponsored by the Park River Community Club is Postponed until 2021. Spring Rummage Sales Postponed, Park River Park River Spring Rummage Sales sponsored by the Park River Community Club will be Postponed until Fall. ADVERTSE LOCAL SH P LCAL We“? by Charles Barry Townsend SQUARE A DWELE TROUBLE! Let’s make two “Magic Word Squares”! 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