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THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2015 Page I 5 Weekly SUDOKU 5 3 9 6 by Linda Thistle 7 8 2 8 9 1 4 3 6 6 3 5 1 2 3 4 7 2 1 9 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: * * -r Moderate tr -k Challenging , r HOO BOY! Cd) 2015 King Features Synd., Inc. 1, GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What is the name of the island where Thomas the Tank Engine (of children's books and fire) and his friends live'? 2. GEOGRAPHY: In what U.S. state is Mount Rushmore located? 3. SPORTS FIGURES: What sport made Jack Dempsey famous? 4. LITERATURE: In wht yea r did .I.D. Salinger publish the novel "'The Catcher in the Rye"? 5. MOVIES: In what year xas the film "The Dirty Dozen" released? 6. MYTHOLOGY: According to ........ ----Crreek myth; what x,.as the name of the monster with 100 dragon heads'? 7. LANGUAGE: ,,at is the prac- tice of anthropophagy more common- ly known as? 8. HISTORY: What Native Ameri- can tribe did Pocahantas belong to'? 9. MUSIC: In what country was dPmposer FrederTc Chopin born? 10. U.S. PRESIDENTS: How old was Theodore Roosevelt when he was sworn into office? Answers 1. Sodor 2. South Dakota 3. Boxing 4. 1951 5. 1967 6. Typhon 7. Cannibalism 8. Powhatan 9. Poland i0.42 r0.015 King Features Synd.. Inc. by Wilson Casey I. Is the book of Judges in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From 2 Corinthians 3:17, "Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is ..."? Inde- pendence, Freedom, Patriotism. Lib- ertv 3. Which scripture contains, "Yea, though 1 walk through the valley of the shadow of death"? Ruth 4:10, Job 7:2, Psahn 23:4, Amos t: 1 4. Though lame on both tet, what descendant of Saul continually ate at King David's table'? Mareshah, Methusael, .,licah. Mephibosheth 5. Under what type of tree would the children of Israel come to Deborah tbr .judging? Pahn, Sycwnore, Fig, ()press 6. From Matthew 8, who was the first woman that Jesus healed? Paul's sister, NaomL Peter "s mother-hT-law Deborah ............ ANSWERgi IfOld:, 2) Liberty; 3) Psalm 23:4; 4) Mephibosheth; 5) Palm; 6) Peter's mother-in-law Comments? More Trivia? Vis# www. TriviaGuy. corn ' G 2015 King Feature:, Synd., Inc. AGRICULTURAL DRAIN TILING Surface and subsurface water problems? 9 b  6 9 /. I- 9 6  I. Z 9 ; t, L S Z  t' 9  9 6 ; I.  9 lP 9 6 Z Z 9 t' 9 L 6 g g 6 8 g  Z p L 9 t I. 6 9 s -'  8 Z 9 1 9 I. 6 S S g L 6  L 9 17 Jesuv I)lO(] ns KI>IeeNI N park River Location 0nly orth Star Coop (7Ol) 284-7161 Must be Zl or older to purchase 1. Which group had a No. I hit with "Indian Reservation"? 2. Who wrote and released the song "Creeque Alley'"? Where is it located? 3. Name the performer responsible for "Dizzy," 4. Which band released "The Glam- ourous Life"? 5. Name the disco song that con- tains this lyric: "There's been so many things that held us down. But now it looks like things are finally comin' around." .. Answers 1. Paul Revere & The Raiders, in 1971. The song was first recorded in 1959 by Marvin Rainwater under the title "The Pale Faced Indian." It refers to the removal of five Indian tribes in five states in the 1830s. 2. Creeque Alle' (also spelied rc-" que or Crequi) was a club in the Virgin Islands visited by The Mamas & the Papas. They wrote the song in 1967. 3. Tommy Roe, in 1969. The song changes key 11 limes. 4. Jetboy, in 1983. 5. "Ain't No Stoppin' Us No," by McFadden & Whitehead in 1979. They wrote the disco hit with the intention of performing it, but owners of their record company tried to insist they give the song to a more estab- lished artist and that M&W hang back as house songwriters instead. They refused.  2015 King Features Synd., Inc. 0rts 1. Who holds the major-league record for most home runs in a season by a rookie? 2. Three different New York Yan- kees each won at least one MVP award during the 1940s. Name two of them. 3. Who was the last Ivy Leaguer to win the Heisman Trophy? 4. Name the only eighth-seeded team to reach the NBA Finals. 5. Who was the first player in NHL history to tally five goals while accounting tbr all of his team's scor- ing in a game? 6. When was the last time the Rus- sian men's hockey team won a medal at the Winter Olympics? 7. Who was the last PGA golfer before Rory Mcllroy (2014) to win consecutive major championships in the same year'? Answers 1. Mark McGwire hit 49 homers for Oakland in 1987. 2. Joe DiMaggio (1941, '47), Joe Gordon ('42) and Spud Chandler ('43). 3. Dick Kazmaier of Princeton in 1951. 4. The New York Knicks, in 1999. 5. Sergei Fedorov, tbr Detroit in t 996. 6. The Russians won the bronze medal in 2002. 7. Padraig Harringrton won the Brit- ish Open and PGA Championship in 2008. t 2015 King Features Synd.. Inc. II I[ 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, strnggles, 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. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxiliary meets at 2:00 the second Friday of every month except July at the Ambulance building. 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 ',,,'ill hold monthly meetings the second Thursday of each mouth at 8:00 a.m at the new Conservation Office, 13351 Hwy 17 West, Park River. One Block West of Alexander House. Info: 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 1 l:25am-12:25pm II uPco.,.oE.00.00 II WALSH COUNTY FOOD PANTRY DROP, PARK RIVER The Good Samaritan Samaritan Society is the food :pantry drop-off location for the month of May. Please bring any non-perishable items to our center and we will transport to the food pantry in Grafton at the end of the month. Call the Good Sam if you have any questions. COMBINATION TECHNICIAN POLAR COMMUNICATIONS, a competitive and growing telecom- munications company located in Park River, ND, is looking for a Combination Technician to perform duties related to IP Networking and Server maintenance. RESPONSIBILITIES include a wide range of exchange operations, including the installation and main- tenance of services offered over Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) Technol- ogy, including telephone, IPTV, se- curity systems, IP PBX. IP Networking and Server mainte- nance. QUALIFICATIONS include A.A. or equivalent degree from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experi- ence and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and ex- perience. BENEFITS include a progressive salary range of $32,531 to $65,042, along with a full benefit package, in- cluding pension and savings plans, free disability coverage, life insur- ance, paid holidays, paid time off, and health, dental, and vision insur- ances. A complete job description and Polar Application form can be ob- tained from company website at www.thinkpolar.com. APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 27, 2015 Please send cover letter, Polar Application and resume to the following address: Polar Communications Attn: HR Administrator PO Box 270 Park River, ND 58270-0270 Polar Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. AREA SERVICE PERSON POLAR COMMUNICATIONS, a competitive and growing telecom- munications company located in Park River, ND, is looking for an Area Service person to perform du- ties related to all facilities compris- ing the exchange distribution network. RESPONSIBILITIES include a wide range of exchange operations, including the installation and main- tenance of services offered over Fiber-to-the-Home (FTI'H) Technol- ogy, including telephone, IPTV, se- curity systems, IP PBX, cable locating, fiber and copper splicing. QUALIFICATIONS include A.A. or equivalent degree from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experi- ence and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and ex- )erience. BENEFITS include a progressive salary range of $32,531 to $65,042, along with a full benefit package, in- cluding pension and savings plans, free disability coverage, life insur- ance, paid holidays, paid time off, and health, dental; and vision insur- ances. A complete job description and Polar Application form can be ob- tained from company website at www.thinkpolar.com. APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 27, 2015 Please send cover letter, Polar Application and resume to the following address: Polar Communications Attn: HR Administrator PO Box 270 Park River, ND 58270-0270 Polar Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. II oPco.,.oEv00..s I[ MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE, EDINBURG The Edinburg American Legion, Post #156 will observe Memorial Day on Sunday, May 24 by holding Memorial Services at nine Cemeteries in the Edinbu area. At 11:45, a Patriotic Program will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Edinburg. Retired Lieutenant Colonel Shirley Olgeirson, an Edinburg High School graduate, who is a veteran of Desert Shield in Saudi Arabia will be the featured speaker. A dinner will be served to the public by the Edinburg American Legion Auxiliary following the program. WALSH COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE CLOSED, GRAFTON Walsh County Veterans Service Office will be closed from May 25th through June 15th. Veterans can call the North Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs at 1-866-634-8387 for immediate assistance during this time. AGGIE BARREL SERIES, PARK RIVER Aggie Barrel Series is a Weekly Series that will begin May 27 and run lnost Wednesdays until June 24 with 80% payback on open and youth, many classes available. Exhibitions are at 5-6:30 pro; Runs start at 7 pm location is at the Aggie Arena in Park River, ND. Check out event on Facebook for updates and rules. Call before you haul, for cancellations call Cyndi 701-370-2545 or Sally 701- 331-1971. BLOOD DRrVE, PARK The Park River Ambulance will be hosting a Blood Drive on Thursday, June 4 at 11:45 am at 6:00 pm at the Park River Ambulance, Training Room. For an appointment contact: Cindy at 284-4501 or go to: www.bloodhero.com, sponsor code: parkriver CrrY WIDE EDINBURG City Wide Yard Sale sponsored by Edinburg Community Club will be held on Thursday, June 4, from 5 pm to 9 pm. Everyone welcome to come enjoy bargain hunting at many different locations. FCHC ALr00LV00 RHUBARB FEST, PARK RIVER First Care Health Center Auxiliary will be holding a RHUBARB FEST on Saturday, June 6 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Park River American Legion -108 - 5th St E., Park River, ND. Lunch, Bake Sale & Gift Items for sale. BRIDAL SHOWER, GARDAR Bridal shower for Kristen Klawon,future bride of Brady Laxdal, will be held Saturday June 6. Open House from 10:00a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Gardar Lutheran Church in Gardar, ND. The couple is registered at Bed, Bath & Beyond, Menards, and Target. FORDVlLLE-LANKIN SU/WVER PROGRAM, FORDVlLLE Fordville-Lankin lCublic Scioo[iil be'hos/ng a flee damic teclmology driven self-paced academic program from Tuesday, June 9th to Thursday, July 30th with operation between 8:30 and 11:30 am. All students in grades 1-6 for the upcoming 2015-2016 school year who reside in the Fordville-Lankin area are eligible to attend. Students can attend anytime for any given length of period and receive research based on-level academic assistance in reading and math. See www.fordville-lankin, kl 2.nd.us or contact the school for more information. BRIDAL SHOWER, FORDVLE Open House Bridal Shower for Jacy Olson, fimre bride of Ryan Whaley will be held Saturday, June 13 fi'om 10:00-11:30 a.m. at the Fordville American Legion. Jacy & Ryan are registered at Bed, Bath, & Beyond and Target WFL KOSOBUD LODGE N:TING, LANKIN WFL Kosobud Lodge 106 will hold their next meeting on Sunday, June 14. It will begin with a 12:30 pot luck meal and a 1:30 meeting will follow. 75 year, 50 year and new members will receive special invitations to attend. Flowers on the graves on the Kosobud Cemetery should not be placed until the Thtday before Memorial Day. If you want to save the grave flowers, they should be removed by the Thursday after Memorial Day when they would be picked up by the Cemetery cutters. Memorials and donations can be sent for the Cemetery to Karen Ryba 15887 57st NE Oslo. MN 56744. VERCON: BUtL)iNGI T A H|{31HER E!;TANAt'. Help Wanted: We are looking for carpenters and laborers for the summer months and beyond on the local school project. For carpenters some experience preferred but not necessary. No experience is required for laborer positions. Start date is June 1st. For details please email hr@verconinc.com or call Vercon at 218-366-9463. Canadian 12 pack Bud or 1.75 liter Bud Light cans $15.40 $11.99 1.75 $19.99 Call Dub Construction for local quality service/ Good drainage can improve field operation and production, reduce risk of crop loss, maxi- mize net returns, and much more. Now scheduling. 701-696-2591 or email Dub.Construction@gmail.com