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THEWALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2018 Page 15 Weekly by Linda Thistle 7 3 6 4 1 9 3 4 8 1 7 5 4 6 7 5 8 6 1 9 2 6 8 1 8 9 3 5 2 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. ,0, Moderate ,0,'0" Challenging 'O"'O" ,0. HOO BOYt 2018 King Features Synd Inc. Roddgue: I. MATH: What is the square root of 25? 2. GEOGRAPHY: How many South American countries border Argentina? 3. SCIENCE: The conversion of water vapor to liquid is called what? 4. MUSIC: Who composed the opera "The Barber of Seville"? 5. ANATOMY: Where are the mus- cles called "lats" located? 6. ANIMAL KINGDOM: What is a group of lions called? 7. PSYCHOLOGY: What is the fear experienced by someone suffering from ailurophobia? 8. AD SLOGANS: What break- fast cereal's ad slogan was, "They're GR-R-R-reat"? 9. FAMOUS QUOTATIONS: What writer and activist once said. ,'The o osite of love is not hate, it's indif- ference"? 10. MYTHOLOGY: Which Greek god is associated with winged sandals? Answers - 1.5 2. Five: Bolivia. Brazil, Chile, Para- guay and Uruguay 3. Condensation 4. Rossini 5. Back 6. A pride 7. Fear of cats 8: Kellogg's Frosted Flakes 9. Elie Wiesel 10. Hermes, messenger of the gods 2018 King Features Synd Inc. TRIVIA by Wilson Casey 1) Is the book of Lot in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2) From Judges 3, who was the left-handed Benjamite who killed Eglon'? Geshem, Agag, Ehud loram 3) How many beasts rising out of the sea did Daniel have a dream about'? 4, 7, 13, 20 4) What king wanted to see miracles when the arrested Jesus was betbre him? Pi&te. Shishak. Hem& &domon 5) From Judges t:6, what king had his thumbs and toes cut ofl David, Adoni-Be- ek, Josiah, Herod 6) Whose biblical name means "messenger"? Aaron, Moses, Samuel, Mahu'hi ANSWERS: 1) Neither; 2) Ehud; 3) 4; 4) Herod: 5) Adoni-Bezek; 6) Mal- achi Comments? More Trivia? Visit www. TriviaGuy.com 2018 Kil;g Features Synd Inc. i. 9 17 6 L 9 /- 6 ~ 9 ~ I. 9 17 1P g 9 i. /. ~ 6 L Z i~ t' 9 g 6 S g 6 9 /- L t7 9 9 8 1~ S 6 ;~ Z I. 6 9 I- Z i~ 9 tr g L 6 lr 9 I- t7 Z L 9 6 8 Z Jg~suv nMoons ~lNaaM 1. How did the 1976 hit "Moonlight Feels Right" finally get airplay? 2. Which singer-songwriter had a hit with "Shake You Down'"? 3. "Got to Get You into My Life" appeared on which Bcatles album? 4. Ry Cooder is best known for which instrument? 5. Name the song that contains this lyric: "'After many tears fall from your eyes, A thousmld times you ask yourself why the one guy you love has departed. You're left alone and bro- ken-hearted." Answers: I. The band Starbuck personally delivered copies of the record to 400 radio stations. One finally played it months later, thereby launching the song up the charts. 2. Gregory Abbott, in 1986. The song did well around the globe. 3. "Revolver," in 1966 in the U.K. Once again Paul McCartney was the major songwl'iter credited to Lennon-McCartney. The song didn't appear in the U.S. as a single until 1976, six years after the Beatles broke up. 4. The slide guitar. Consider: "Feelin" Bad Blues" 5. "That's the Way Love Is," first by the Isley Brothers in 1967 and then Marvin Gaye in 1969. It was Gaye's version that became the major hit, likely because producers took the up-tempo original version and slowed it down. 2018 King Features Synd Inc. orts by ~r~ ~ek 1. In 2016, the Dodgers' Julio Urias became the youngest postseason start- ing pitcher (20 years, 68 days old) in major-league history. Who had been the youngest one? 2. David Cone, Pedro Martinez and David Wells all tossed a perfect nine innings in a major-league game. Who of the three had the most career regu- lar-season victories? 3. Donnel Pumphrey of San Diego State set a new record in 2016 for most career rushing yards (6,405 yards). Whose record did he break? 4. Who was the first athlete from the Dominican Republic to play in the NBA? 5. The Vegas Knights set a record in 2017-18 for most regular-season road wins by an NHL expansion team (22). Which team had held the mark? 6. Which Maior League Soccer teams have won back-to-back MLS Cup chalnpionships? 7. In 2018, Germany's Kristina Vogel won her 1 tth women's worM cycling title. Who else has won t 1 times? Answers 1. Bret Saberhagen was 20 years, 175 days old when he started ill 1984. 2. Wells had 239 victories, Martinez 219 and Cone 194. 3. Wisconsin's Roll Dayne, who rushed lor 6,397 yards (1996-99. when bowl statistics were not includ- ed). 4. Tito Horford, with the Milwaukee Bucks in 1988. 5. The Mighty Ducks o1' Anaheim, with 19 road victories in the 1993-94 season, 6. D.C. United (1996-97), Houston (2006-07) and the Los Angeles Gal- axy (2011-12). 7. Australia's Anna Meares. 2018 King Features Syndicate. Inc. IL o~ ~ ji OMESTIC VIOLENCE AND ABUSE CENTER, GRAFTO Domestic Violence and Abuse Center's Graflon offices and shelter have offi- cially reopened. If you are in need, call 701-33 t-0466 to speak to one of the DVAC team members. Cancer Support ing room of the Welcome. CANCER SUPPORT, PARK RIVER meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the din- Sunrise Apts. Good Samaritan Society - Park River. Everyone 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, slruggles, 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 umcj ayneb@unitymedcenter.com. 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. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The First Care Auxiliary will meet on the second Thursdays of each month at 2 p.m. at the Park River Ambulance building. No meetings in July, January, or February. 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 district's Conservation Office, 13351 Hwy 17 West, Park River. One Block West of Alexander House. Info: 701-284-7363 LANKIN LEGION MONTHLY MEETING, LANKIN The Lankin American Legion Post 157 and Legion auxiliary will hold monthly meetings at 7 pm at the Lankin Legion the 1 st Monday of the month. All members are urged to attend. LIBRARY HOURS, PARK RIVER Monday 8:00 - 3:30 p.m 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Tuesday 8:00 - 3:30 p.m. Thursday 8:00 - 3:30 p.m 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 p.m. For more information call the library at 284-6116. Hu aus"t GOLF COURSE, PARK RM~ Hillerest Golf Course in Park River weekly schedule. Monday Night: 2 Person league night beginning June 4. Women's Night: Every Tuesday, Men's Night: ,Every Wednesday Night. AGGIE B, REL & POLE EVENTS, PARK RIVER The Aggie Jackpot Barrel & Pole Bending Events 2018 Dates are: Wednesday, June 13, Wednesday, July llth and Sunday, August 19th (NBHA, Exh at 10am and nan starts at Noon, this run only). 80% Payback on Open and Youth, many classes available. Exhibitions beginning at 5-6:30pm; Runs start at 7pm at the Aggie Arena in Park River, ND. Checkout our event on Facebook for updates and rules. Call before you haul; for cancellations call Sally 701-33 l- 1971, Ginger 701-331-0361 or Corri 701-331-3947. Cn'Y-W~DE R~w~C~ SALES, HOOPLE Hoople city-wide rummage sales will be on Thursday, May 31 from 4-8pm. Maps available around town. BABY SHOWER, CRYSTAL Ababy shower will be held for Oliver Ivan Goodoien, the son of Ryan and Shelbie Goodoien, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 31 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Crystal. The family is registered at Kohl's and Amazon. DVAC FUNDRABm, PARK There will be a Bud, Spud, and Steak Fundraiser hosted by the Domestic Violence & Abuse Center on Thursday, May 31 from 6:00pm- 10:00pm at the Coliseum, 251 Prospect Ave N in Park River. Silent Auction, 50/50 and door prizes (need not be present to win). Tickets are $40/person by calling 701-331-0466. SPRING RUhVVlAGE SALES, PARK RIVER Park River City-W de rummage sales will be held on Saturday, June 2. Check this issue for a full map with locations and details. FArm AND FELLOWSHIP WONEN'S NW T, PARK RIVER Calling all WOMEN, all AGES, to come and join us for Faith, Fellowship, Food, Family & Friends for a special evening featuring Rebecca Meidinger and a light dinner prepared by Beth Sundberg at 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 3 at Park River American Legion Coliseum. Tickets are $15 each are available at Ye Olde Medicine Center in Park River and Grafion Drug in Gmfion. *Advance Tickets only! Get yours soon! Funds to benefit those wishing to take part in faith-based mission trips. DEr,Am' e" FIREWORKS FUNDP, ASER, PARK A Fireworks Fundraiser will be held Monday, June 4 at the Park River Fire Hall from 5-8pm. Hamburgers, hot dogs, beans, chips and lemonade will be served. Free Will Donation with proceeds to fund the firework show July 4th in Park River. VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, PARK RNER Victory Free Lutheran Church will be having Vacation Bible School for kids Kindergarten through 6th grade June 4th-8th from lpm-4pm. Everyone welcome!! ND CHINA PAI GUILD N EnNG, North Dakota China Painters Guild will meet at Wells Fargo bank Gmflon on Tuesday, June 5 from 10 AM to 4 PM. Hostesses are Yvonne Hurtt and Zona Kihne. Bring your painted items to display at Wells Fargo bank for the month of June till next meeting. Open pa'mting. Guests are welcome. Note date change June 5th. RHUBARB PEST, PARK RIVER First Care Health Center Auxiliary will be holding a RHUBARB PEST on Wednesday, June 6 from l 1:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Ne Park River American Legion, 108 5th St E, Park River, ND. Lunch, Frozen Rhubarb Pies, Bake Sale, & Gift Items for sale. CANCER SURVIVOR.DINNER, GRAFTON Walsh County Cancer Survivor Dinner * will be held Thursday, June 7 at 5:30 pm at Fair Oaks Golf Course (East off 5th Street in Gmfton, ND) If you are a Walsh County Cancer Survivor, please join us for a complementary dinner in your honor. Space is limited to you and one guest. The Handprint Quilt will be raffled i offat 6:30pm. Tickets will be available for purchase prior to the drawing. * This event takes the place of the Relay for Life Survivor Dinner. 90TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION, RURAL LANKIN t's a STELLAbrafion! Join Stella Shirek in celebration at her 90th Birthday Open House 1:00-4:00 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Bechyne Heritage Hall, 11850 63rd St. NE, Lankin. COMBINED EvE]if, FOR[MLLE On Sunday June 10, Northern MX Riders will be holding a Combined Hareseramble/Motocross Event at Eagle Ridge Track in Fordville, ND. Race 1, Gate drops 10 am, 60 minutes with Open C, Women, 85 Open, $30 entry fee. Race 2, Gate drops 1 pm, 90 minutes, Open A, $40 entry, Open B Masters 45+, $30 entry. 100% payout for Option A. For race info contact Dustin Gorder 406- 599-6998 or Gary Grinde 701-520-8461. There is a $5 Gate Fee and there is on site camping Saturday night. Classes/start times may be change or combined depending on sign UP. event, !s spgnspred by Surplus center. G rp.nd Forks, BRIDAL SHOWER, PARK RIVER There will be an open house bridal shower for Kali Shephard, bride-to-be of Danny Luecke on Wednesday, June 13 at 7 pm at Bethel Baptist Church in Park River. Kali & Danny are registered at Amazon,Bed Bath & Beyond, and Menards. Please bring a favorite recipe for Kali's recipe file. Join us for the First Farmers Market and Evening Meal on Thursday June 14 at the Little Park in Park Riven The Park River Community Club will be hosting the free will offering meal from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. CNcken Breast, Baked Beans, Chips, Watermelon, and Water will be served. Proceeds help the Community Club fund various events & projects for the community like the inflatable games on July 4, the hanging baskets around town, Halloween Bash and Super Santa Saturday. Bring the Whole Family & Come Support Your Cornnaunity! ! Like the Park River Farmers Market on Facebook for more information. CnY-Wlt YARD SALE, EDINBURG City Wide Yard Sale sponsored by Edinburg Community Club will be held on ! Friday, June 15 from 6-8pm and Saturday, June 16 from 9am to Noon Everyone welcome to come enjoy bargain hunting at many different locations. HOFF LUTHERAN CHURCH 125TH, ADAMS Hoff Lutheran Church of rural Adams will be having its 125th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, June 24. Church Service is at 10 am, Noon meal to follow, everyone welcome!! STS. PETER AND PAUL CB.BRA'I'ION, RURAL LANKIN Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church annual celebration will be held on Sunday, June 24 with Mass at 10:30 AM, Dinner served from 12:00 - 1:30, Dance to music by K Street from 1-5, music for all ages, and kid games. The meal will include bologna, salads, Kolachies, Rohlicky and desserts. Everyone welcome, come and have a good time. Who, What, Where, When, Why isn't your calendar announcement in the Press? The Press will print your calendar events rneelings, classes, fundrai m - free of charge $220,077 net farm income and had more than 5,100 total acres, of which 4,370 were cropped. Because of differences in relative debt levels and/or interest rates, small farms used 5.8 per- cent of gross revenue to cover interest expense, wheat on cash-rented land increased from $1 in 2016 to $26 per acre in 2017. This occurred be- cause the value per bushel was 20 percent greater, crop insurarice payments were higher and total costs were slightly lower due to lower compared with 4.9 percent for medium-size fertilizer expense. farms and 4.2 percent for large farms. Soybean gross revenue per acre on cash- The smaller farms were less efficient in em- rented land dropped from $402 per acre in 2016 ploying their assets to generate gross revenue, to $335 in 2017 because the average yield The average asset turnover rate was 29 percent dropped from 43 bushels to 36 bushels. Costs for small farms, 31 percent for medium farms were $7 per acre higher because of more chem- and 36 percent for large farms. This could be due ical expenditure to combat herbicide-resistant The average calf sale price increased from $1.32 to $1.61 per pound and government drought disaster payments averaged about $46 per head. Costs per beef cow increased from $573 in 2016 to $629 in 2017. Feed costs, including pasture, accounts for about 60 percent of total costs. Higher feed expenditures in 2017 were the main reason for greater production costs, but vet- urinary expenses, livestock supplies and fuel also contributed. The 2017 analysis consists of 457 farms to small farms being more likely to be beef cow- calf operations, which typically have a lower as- set turnover ratio than crop farms. Due to drought, many spring wheat fields in western North Dakota had zero yield. However, some other areas of the state had bumper yields. Overall, the average yield of farms in the North Dakota Farm Business Management program dropped from 53 bushels per acre to 44 bushels in2017. However, per-acre net return from spring weeds and higher fuel prices. The net return per acre plummeted from $101 per acre in 2016 to $27 in 2017. The return to operator labor, management and equity from corn on cash-rented land was minus $16 per acre in 2017, compared with a positive $28 in 2016 because of lower yields and slightly higher total costs. Stronger revenue caused net return per beef cow to increase from $60 in 2016 to $185 in 2017 despite 10 percent higher production costs. throughout North Dakota. The north-central, south-central and south Red River Valley areas had the best representation and the northwest and north Red River Valley areas had the least representation. The state farm business management sum- mary is available online at http://www.ndfarm- management.com/. Regional summaries also are available. In addition to whole-farm financial information, these books detail costs and re- turns of livestock and crop enterprises.