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THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2016 Page 13 Weekly by Linda Thistle 3 6 1 4 1 5 7 3 7 9 5 9 2 3 2 3 1 5 7 5 6 8 9 3 1 4 1 7 6 9 4 2 8 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small e-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: Moderate 41~ 41~ Challenging O O HOO BOY! @ 2016 King Features Synd., In(:. I. MUSIC: What group had a hit song with "Love Shack"? 2. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: Where was the eastern terminus of the Santa Fe Trail? 3. GEOGRAPttY: What is the name of the area in the Pacific that means "many islands"? 4. MEASUREMENTS: How long does it take light from the Sun to reach the Earth? 5. GAMES: What is the highest score possible in the game of darts? 6. ASTRONOMY: What two planets in our solar system rotate clockwise? 7. MONEY: What is the currency of Switzerland? 8. HISTORY: Where were the first Strategic Arms Limitations Talks held in t 969? 9. INVENTIONS: What t947 inven- tion led to the development of small portable radios'? 10. MOVIES: What film musical included the tune "They Call the Wind Maria"? Answers 1. Tile B-52s, 1989 2. Independence, Missouri 3. Polynesia 4, 8 minutes, 20 seconds 5.180 6. Venus and Uranus 7. Swiss franc 8. Helsinki, Finland 9. The transistor 10. "Paint Your Wagon" O 2016 King Features S)nd., Inc. TRIVIA by Wilson Casey 1. Is the Book oflsaiah in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. Whose first chapter begins, "The fornler treatise have 1 made, O The- ophilus"? Mattheu; Luke, John, Acts } 3. From 2 Kings I, what I hilistine city worshipped Baal-zebub? Ekron, Succoth, Gomorrah, Antipatris 4. As found in Acts 9, where did Peter cure Aeneas? Tvre, Neapolis, Lydda, Gibeon 5. From Numbers 20, where did Aaron die? Mount of Olives, Pisgah. Mount Ho : Gilboa 6. As fotmd in Acts 24, Felix's ife, Drusilla, was a ... ? Pharisee, Gentile, Greek, Jewess ANSWERS: I) Old; 2) Acts; 3) Ekron; 4) Lydda; 5) Mount Hor; 6) Jewess Comments? A,hme Trivia? Iqsi/ www. TrMaGuy.com ~ 2016 Kinu Features Svnd., Inc. 8 g ~ L V S 6 Z 9 6 S 9 g 9 L L P] /- L tl 9 6 ~ 9I 9 6 ~ S L 8 LI;,eI 5 Z L b 6 : 8 9 ~l 1~ 8 /. ~ 9 6 LI I. 9 6 g 117 8 8 Z 9 S t, L ~ 6I i~ 176 8 /- L 9 SI Park River Location 0nly {701} 284-7161 Must be 21 or older to purchase Je suv NHOQNS AINeOM 1. Name the group that released '% World Without Music." 2. Who released "The End of tile World," and when'? 3. Where did Roger Whittaker's "The Last Farewell" colne from? 4. Which group released "Love ls Li ke Oxygen'"? 5. Name the song that contains this lyric: "Hey you, listen to me, I got a lot of truth I want to tell you, I just met a woman who turned me upside down." Answers 1. Archie Bell and the Drells, in 1969. When Bell was wounded in vietnam, to cash in on their recent success with single "Tighten Up," the band quickly released an album, minus Bell. 2. Count S singer Skeeter Davis, in 1962. The song was produced by Chet was playe&t~s=his funeral, in 2001. 3. For 26 weeks in 1971, Whittaker used radio listener poems as lyrics for songs he would write. A silversmith in t'ngland sent the "Farewell" poem. It would become Whittaker's only Top t 00 song. 4. The British band Sweet, 1978. 5. "Ms Grace, by The Tymes, in 1974. The song is a standard tbr the increasingly popular Carolina Shag dance, which originated in Myrtle Beach, Soutll Carolina. The Carolina Shag is the official state dance of both North and South Carolina. '~!~ 2016 King Features Synd.. Inc. orts by Chfs Richcreek I. In 20t5, pitcher Jorge De La Rosa became the all-time leader in victories for the Colorado Rockies. Who had held the mark? 2. Two major-league players during the 1960s won the Rookie of the Year Ax~ards in the same season they were on a pennant-wimfing team. Name either one. 3. Marcus Mariota, in 2014, became only the second college football play- er from the Pacific Northwest to win the [leisman Trophy, Who was the first? 4. In 2015, Detroit's Brandon Jen- nings had a game of 24 points and 21 assists. Who was the last Piston to have at least 20 points and 20 assists in a game? 5. tlow many NI-It, seasons did goaltender Martin Brodeur play for the New Jersey [)evils? 6. In 2015, Martin Truex Jr. became tile first NASCAR Cup driver since 1960 to have 14 top-10 finishes in the first 15 races of a season. Who did it i n "b9 ? 7. When Angelique Kerber won the Australian Olden in 2016, she was the first German ~oman to win the sin- ~,lcs title since Steffi Grat: When was (.;raf's last title'? Answers iI~p Aaron Cook, with 72 wins (2002- I 2. Tom Tresh v, ith lhe New York Yankees in 1962, and Jim Lefebvre v, ith the l_os Angeles I)od~ers in 1965. .}. Terry Baker of Oregon State in 1962. " 4. lsiah Thomas had a 2(}/20 game in 1985. 5, T'o, CIIIV-OI/C sc;.ISOllS. } 6. Richard I city. 7, It was 1994. ~:: 2{11(i King I;eamrcs S) rid,, Inc, II o.oo,.oE ..s II 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 Welcorne. 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@unitymedcenter.com. JOURNEY BEYOND ABUSE SUPPORT, GRAFTON Domestic Violence and Abuse Center is offering the following group session: Journey Beyond Abuse -Women's Support Group Meeting every other Friday from 3:00-4:00 in Grafton. Call Janelle @ 352-4422 for details. PARENTING AFTER VIOLENCE SUPPORT, GRAFTON Domestic Violence and Abuse Center is offering the following group session: Parenting after Violence -Meeting every other Friday from 3:00-4:00 in Grafton. Call Julie @ 352-4213 for more details. 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. 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. SOIL CONSERVATION MONTHLY MEETING, PARK RIVER Walsh County Three Rivers Soil Conservation District will hold monthly meetings every second Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. at the disctict's Conservation Office, 13351 Hwy 17 West, Park River. One Block West of Alexander House. lnfo: 701-284-7363 LIBRARY HOURS, PARK RIVER Monday: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM and 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM; Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM; Thursday: 8:30 - 3:30 PM and 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; Friday: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM; Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Closed M-F from 11 am- 12 pm I[ u,co..NoE, . II " " .... C6Cd , h'R GIsmATION; PARK R R" : Now through Saturday, July 2 participants can register for Park River's first ever Color Dash 5K Fun Run. To register or have a chance to win, join the Facebook event page on The Color Dash- Park River, ND. To go directly to the registration page http://bit.ly/1VUCt27. To get involved or for more info call 701-270-8468. SUNSHINE HOME WALSH TEAM MEETING, PARK RIVER Team Walsh County of the Sunshine Hospitality Home will meet Wednesday, May 18 at 5:00pm at the Alexander House, Park River. Food & refreshments wilt be available. Volunteers from Park River, Grafton, Minto and Walsh County areas are welcome to attend to learn how they may help this cause. For more information about Team Walsh County, contact Mandi Johnson at: dr.mandi.johnson@outlook.com BABY SHOWER, PISEK An Open House Baby Shower for Laurel Ruth Zikmund, daughter of Alison and Sam Zikmund, Madison, WI will be Sunday, May 22 from 2-4pm at St. John's Catholic Church in Pisek ND. RAPBOOK/CRAFTING RETREAT, EDMORE Scrapbook and crafting retreat will be held Saturday, May 21 from 9am to 8pm. Cost for the day is $30, this includes breakfast lunch and dinner snacks and coffee; make and takes, which you will assemble your own mini albums from kits; and access to and demos of some of the most up to date crafting machines such as the new Cricut, Mine Foil Applicator Fiskar's Fuse and much, much, more. The only thing you need to bring is any project you may want to work on, glue (wet and stick), double-sided tape, and scissors. Also if you have items you would like to sell or trade there will be a white elephant sale. Join Michelle Reynolds and Susanne Blair for a great time. RSVP to: susanneblair@yahoo.com 701-644-2200 and or Michelle Reynolds 701-644-2492. MONUN NT DEDICATION, MILTON The Milton Veterans Monument will be dedicated on Sunday, May 29, in conjunction with the annual Memorial Day Service. The program will begin at 10:00 am at the Little Star Theater, followed by a dedication ceremony at the Milton Cemetery, weather permitting. A noon meal with free will offering will be served at the Milton Senior Center following the dedication. The public is cordially invited to attend this special event. AGGIE BARREL SERIES, PARK RIVER The Aggie Barrel Series 2016 Dates are June 1st, June 15, June 29th (Cancer Awareness), and July 13 (Finals & Awards) with Exhibitions beginning at 5- 6:30pm; Runs start at 7pm at the Aggie Arena in Park River, ND. 80% Payback on Open and Youth, many classes available. Check out event on Facebook for updates and roles. Call before you hall: for cancellations call Corri 701-331-3947, Naomi 701-331-3991 or Sally 701-331-1971. FCHC Aux. RHUBARB FEST, PARK RIVER First Care Health Center Auxiliary will be holding a RHUBARB FEST on Saturday, June 4 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Park River Community Room, 514 Briggs Ave S, Park River, ND. Lunch, Frozen Rhubarb Pies, Bake Sale & Gift Items for sale. OPEN HOUSE BABY SHOWER, FORDVlLLE There will be an open house baby shower to welcome Henry Albert Botz on Saturday, June 4, at 10:30 AM in the Fordville Ambulance Building. Baby Henry was born March 19, 2016, to Amy (Offerdahl) and Michael Botz of Wahpeton. Proud grandparents from Fordville are Dave and Patty Offerdahl. Great grandmother from Fordville is Carol Offerdahl. Amy and Michael Botz are registered at Target and Bed Bath and Beyond. WFL KOSOBUD LODGE MEETING, LANKIN WFL Kosobud Lodge 106 w ll hold their next meeting on Sunday, June 5, at the Lankin Senior Center. It will again begin with a 12:30 pm pot luck meal and a 1:30 pm meeting will tbllow. This will be the last meeting for the summer. The following tneeting will be on November 6. Remember that flowers are not to be put on Kosobud graves until the Thursday before Memorial Day and removed a week later if you would like to save them. PRFD FIREWORKS FUNDRAISER COOKOUT, PARK RIVER Park River, Fire, Department will be hosting their annual ireworks,Fundraiser cookout Monday, June 6 at the fire hall. Serving from 5-8 pm. Menu will include burgers, hot dogs, beans, chips, lemonade. Free will will donation. Proceeds will be used to purchase fireworks for July 4th fu'eworks show in Park River. Everyone welcome. ST. THOMAS DAZE, ST. THOMAS Annual St. Thomas Daze will be held June 17 and 18. Parade, kids activities, street dance and much more. PARADE ENT ES NEEDED, ST. THOMAS Parade entries needed for St. Thomas Daze June 18 at 11:00 am, call 257-6550. JACKPOT POLE BENDING, PARK RIVER Jackpot Pole Bending on June 22, 2016. Runs start at 7pm at Aggie Arena in Park Rive , ND. Checkout our event on Facebook for updates and rules. Call before you haul for cancellations; Corri 701-331-3947, Naomi 701-331-3991 or Sally 701-331-1971. 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