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PAGE 2. THE PRESS JUNE 5, 2013 Icelandic State Park&apos;s Saturday Night at the Hall scheduled for June 8 CAVALIER, N.D. -- The tiP& annual Saturday Night at the Hall event will be held at Icelandic State Park on Saturday, June 8. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. in Akra Hall lo- cated near the-Pioneer Heritage Center at Icelandic State Park. Eric Bergeson is featured, presenting at 7 p.m. " Bergeson is a columnist, hu- morist, and musician from the small town of Fertile, Mizmesota. Eric holds a Master of Arts in History fi'om the University of North Dako- ta. He has taught courses in histo- ry and political science at the Uni- versity of Minnesota, Crookston. He is also an adjunct lecturer in histo- ry for Hamline University in St. Paul, MN. During his college years, Eric studied in Cambridge, England; Warsaw, Poland;. and Wellington, New Zealand. Eric is the author of five books. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune called his fourth book, Pirates of the Prairie, a "Minnesota cultural and historical treasure." He also writes a weekly column called, Down on the Farm, whichis published in 22 newspapers in Minnesota and North Dakota. His topics range from gar- dening, motivation, customer serv- ice, to telling stories about life in a Minnesota small town. Dessert and refreshments will be available after the show at 8p.m. Karen's Kuchen is catering the event with Strawberry Rhubarb and Juneberry Kuchen. Coffee and lemonade will also be available. Tickets are available in advance at the Heritage Center located in Ice- landic State Park, Treasure Trove, Cavalier Chronicle, and Justine's Jewelry. Tickets will be sold at the door until they are sold out. There is a limited seating of 100. Tickets are $15 per person and $25 per cou- ple. This event is held in Akra Hall within the Pioneer Heritage Center located close to the park entrance 5 miles west of Cavalier on Highway 5. You do not need to take the camp- ground detour to access the Pioneer Heritage Center and Historic Build- ings area. The event will be held in- doors, rain or shine. For more information, contact Char Binstock at (70) 265-4561. In- formation for Icelandic State Park and the North Dakota Park System can be found online at Tickets will be sold at the door  unttl they are sold out. There ts a llmltedseatlng of 1oo. " COOK Part-time benefitted position available (rotating morning/afternoon shifts). Requires high school/GED and one year food service experience. Starting salary at $10.47 - $13.96/hour DOE. Will consider underfilling as a Food Service Assistant which requires graduation from high school or GED; OR one year of food service experience ($9.73- $12.97/hour DOE). Reference requisition #2919491. The Developmental Center's impressive benefits package includes: • Fully paid health insurance for families and individuals • Retirement plans • Accrued annual and sick leave r • Life Insurance • "Ten paid holidays per year , ........ • Internal recruitment opportunities Deadline to apply Tuesday, ]une 11, 2013. Apply on-line www.nd.aov/hrms/jobs/aoDforms.html or at the • _ DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE 701 West 6 th Street, Grafton, ND Anyone needing assistance or accommodation should contact .lulie Kosmatka, 70:1.-352-4284 The State of North Dakota is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We operate a drug-free campus. Neil "Nels" Holwerda Neil "Nels" Holwerda, age 79, of Fordville, ND passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at his home. els was born June 18, 1933 at Fordville, the son of John and Emma (Kafka) Holwerda. He was raised and grew to manhood at Fordville and attended Fordville High School. Nels lived and farmed near Fordville his entire life. A single man, he is survived by nieces and nephews: Larry (Ann) Omdahl, Fordville; Chad Om- dahl, Hatton, Faye (Joe) Heupel, Medina; Daphne Fallis, Park Riv- er; Darlene (Ted) Anderson, Hamilton; Sherry (Brian) Wysoc- ki, Minto; Sharon (Wayne) Dupree, Graflon; Terry (Theresa) Robertson, Rosamond, CA; Mary (Peter) Houdek, Grafton; David (Annette) lobertson, Goodyear, AZ; many great nieces, great nephews an/cousins. He was pleceded in death by his parents; brother: Richard Holw- erda; and sisters: Jean Omdahl and Betty Robertson. FUNERAL SERVICES: 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at the Fordville Lutheran Church in Fordville. VISITATION: Monday, June 3 from 5-7 p.m. in the Bakke Funeral Home of Fordville. Visitation will also be for one hour prior to the funeral in the church on Tues- day. INTERMENT: Oak Grove Cemetery, Fordville. BAKKE FUNERAL HOME, FORDVILLE, ND Online guestbook: Officiating will be Rev. Matthew Masko. Music selections will be provided by Sylvia Mad- son as the Organist and Megaune Masko as the Soloist. Casket bearers will be David Robertson, Terry Robertson, Brett Omdahl, Chad Omdahl, Grant Skibicki and August Heupel. Have a really [( thank you? We can help. Call the Press at 284-6333 C,,,.,a,,y ,,,<,a,! ,.ccao,, e o,.c .,J ,,,@ fly (ornn3tllliry Projc rs Large Outdoor Display Beautih#ly Handcrafted Custom Designs Friendly Personal Service North on Hwy 220 East C, rand Forks 218-773-7/461 Opcn Weekdays 8-5 Evening,; and Weekends l')y Appt)inrmcnr Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away. I,UKE 21:33 ,J 2013 by King Features Syndicate, Inc World rights reserved Norman and Margaret Winther Norman Winther, age 89 and Margaret Winther, age 83 of Park River, ND passed away on Thurs- day, May 30, 2013 from injuries sustained in a house fire. Norman S. Winther was born August 14, 1923 in Park River, ND the son of the late Bertel and Emelia (Halvorson) Winther. He graduated from the Walsh Coun- ty Agricultural School in Park River. Following his education he started farming with his broth- ers in Vernon and Norton Town- ship. Norman was united in mar- riage to Margaret M. McLaughlin on April 5, 1953 at the Pleasant Valley Lutheran Church near Park River. The couple lived and farmed near Park River until 1988 when they retired. The couple moved into Park River in 2000. Norman served as treasurer of the Vernon Township Board for several years. Margaret M. McLaughlin was born March 28, 1930 in Lankin, ND the daughter of the late Howard and Rose (Lansing) McLaughlin. She graduated Salu- tatorian from Lankin High School. Following her education she worked as a secretary at the Lankin Farmers Grain. Margaret was unit- ed in marriage to Norrhan S. Winther onApril 5, 1953 at Pleas- ant Villey Lutheran Church near Park River. Matgateras a ffiem- ber of the Pleasant Valley Luther- an Church WELCA and Our Sav- iour's Lutheran WELCA. Norman and Margaret are sur- vived by their children: Laurie Winther, Indianapolis, IN; Leslie Winther (Stephanie Morgan), Park River, ND; Linda (Jerry) Woods, Amity, PA, Lowell (Becky) Winther, East Grand Forks, MN; grandchildren: Lacey (Ryan) Buchholz, Lance Winther, Laris- sa Winther, Kelsey Hedlund, James Wmther and Jeremy Woods. Margaret is also survived by her sister Irene (Joe) Espelien, Park River, ND. Several nieces and nephews also survive. They were preceded by their parents, and siblings: Adolf, Olaf, Joseph, Ben- jamin, Elmer and infant brother Stanley Winther, Benda Wachter, Thelma Winther, Ethel Corah, Harold McLaughlin and Lawrence McLaughlin. Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 10:30 A.M. at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church of Park River. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-7 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church of Park River. Friends may also call at the church on Wednesday for one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Pleasant Val- ley Lutheran Cemetery, rural Park River. An online guest book is avail- able at: www.tollefsonfuneral, " The Tollofson Funeral Home of Park River is in charge of the arrangements. froCO .rrection: The names  the fourgirls on,..tle, nt page top. comer or me May z 1ssue or TJrle press were omitted. They were .representing mu- sic from the 50's perf6rmlng the twist at the Adams School ring prccam Were Front Madison Knoke, back (I-r) Hatasha Graham Abby Mack, and Heather Oke Any time you have a correc- tion to report, please call the Press at 284-6333. Everyone makes mistakes, we are happy to fix ours. - Waish County Press--Church Directory- Pembina Hills Lutheran, Mountain Thursday: 2 p.m. Worship Borg. Sunday.: 9:15 Worship at Trinity 10:30 Worship Gardar Pioneer Trinity Lutheran, Edinburg Sunday.: 9:15 Worship, 10:15 Coffee Hour, 7 p.m. Concert at PRBC • Tue: 9:30 Womens Bible Study • Thur: 10-2 p.m. Blood Drive at Edinburg Community Center St John's Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pisek Sunday 10:30 a.m. St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin ( Sunday 8:30 a.m. Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Saturday 5:00 p.m. St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Crystal Sunday Mass: 8:30 a.m.. Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.. Thursday: 7 a.m. St. Brigid of Ireland Catholic Church, Cavalier Saturday Mass: 5 p.m. • Sunday Mass: 10:30 a.m.. Monday & Friday: 7 a.m.. Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Park River 9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship Zion Lutheran Church, Hoople Sunday.: 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 Sunday School St. Mary's Church Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Good Sam.Center, 5 p.m. St. Mary's, Park River Sunday: 8 a.m. St. Luke's, Veseleyville. 10 a.m. St. Mary's, Park River Federated Church Sunday: 9 am Worship (Fordville) • 9:30 alm Sunday School (Park River). 10:45 am Worship (Park River) Park Center Lutheran Church, Rural Hoople Sunday June 9: Services 10:00 AM Joel Hylden Speaking - coffee/fellow- ship following Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River Vacation Bible School Program June 7th at 3p.m.; Sunday, June 9th 2013 10:30a.m. coffee and fellowship; 11:00a.m. Worship Service with Holy Com- munion; AFLC Annual Conference: June 11-14 at the ARC, Osceola, Wl; Free Lutheran Youth Convention June 30-July 5. Grace Free Lutheran Church, Edinburg Sunday: 9 a.m. Church Services/10:15 a.m. Sunday School Every Thursday: 9 a.m. Bible Study Bethel Baptist Church, Park River Sunday: 9:30 a.m. worship, 10:45 a.m. Fellowship. Awana Children's Min- istry 6:20 PM Wednesdays. Prayer & Bible study Wednesdays at 7 PM Hofl Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship Our Redeemer's, Fairdale Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Worship %_ /FIIRST UNITED --" Bank & Insurance Park River - 284-7244 Adams ~ 944-2231 Grafton - 352-3668 Michigan - 259-2112 Hoople - 894-6123 Crystal - 657-2168 True to a Sacred Trust" Hwy. 17 West Park River 284-6086 Farmers Union Insurance Co. Dwight ByronJay Thompson OFFICE: 284-6955 Hwy 17East" Park River BECOME A CHURCH SCHEDULE SPONSOR $20.00 A MONTH/ CALL THE PRESS 284-6333 TODAY/ .Q#2G, -oo-d-  samaritan (,2_..9 301 Co. 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