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JUNE 18, 2014 PRESS PERSPECTIVES PAGE 3 Walsh County &apos;.l Spotlight   The merchants below are / / I proud I TR/-PAR/aHES TO Two EVENI'& PISEK CORPUS CHRISTI- The Tri-parishes of St. John Nepomucene of Pisek, St. Joseph's of Lankin, & Sts. Peter & Paul of Bechyne will celebrate the feast of Corpus Christi (Body & Blood of Christ) on Sunday June 22rid, beginning with a 10:30 am Mass at St. John Nepomucene, following Mass we will hold a procession around the Church, stopping for prayers. All will be followed with a pot-luck dinner and social time in the parish dinning hall. Please feel free to join us in this .... wonderful celebration. NIGERIAN BISHOP VISIT- The Tri-parishes of St. John Nepomucene of Pisek, St. ,doseph's of Lankin & Sts. Peter & Paul of Bechyne will host the Bishop of the Catholic , Dio.g,ese ,o, fAkra./in Njger, M,,MOst,R,e,v ........ ulinu, Ezt;a  ,t0, 0,[ D arjsh iPj,sek o8i edeesday, une 5th:for a 6:00 PM Mass::! Fllowing Mass willbe supper & social time. c' BiShop Ezeokafor is the Bishop of the late Fr. Samuel Ezeibekwe. Bishop Ezeokafor would like to meet and visit with the parishioners ;and people that meant so very much to Fr. Samuel. Please feel free to join us for this ;<-honor of a Bishop from a Nigeria's visit. (;(x! .  ,samantan Park River 301 County Road 12B 284-7115 [ iii1 Park River  lmplement AuTo PARRS -- 284-631 6 1  Adams ~ 944-2231 • !11_ .. Granon ~ 352-3668 'l IIIBRST UNITED Michigan ,.., 259-2112 Bank&lnsurance Hoo#e ~ 894 6123 Crystal ~ 657"2168 \\; 110 4th St. E  Park River 284-7221 P, Jim s Super Valu 284-6433 101 3rd St. W Park River For all your dinner needs! ift Lease signing . " K CO URT APARTMENTS L, n Park River, ND d 2 Bedroom Apartments :• .... '; *Income Baseid *ALL Utilities Paid *No Steps *Laundry on Site Call Katie @701-331-9515 Professionally Managed by Prairie Homes Managemenl 1-888-893-9501 -- toll free TTY: 1-800-366-6888 1 FOR THE TROOPS -Walsh County Veterans Service Office Vet Centers understand Vet Centers are the people in the VA who welcome home war veter- ans with honor by providing qual- ity readjustment counseling in a car- ing manner. Vet Centers under- stand and appreciate Veterans' war experiences while assisting them and their family members toward a successful post-war adjustment in or near their community. What is readjustment counsel- ing? Readjustment counseling is a wide range of psycho social services offered to eligible Veterans and their families in the effort to make a successful transition from military to civilian life. They include: • Individual and group counseling for Veterans and their families • Family counseling for military related issues • Bereavement counseling for families who experience an active duty death • Military sexual trauma coun- seling and referral • Outreach and education includ- ing PDHRA, community events, etc. • Substance abuse assessment and referral • Employment assessment & re- ferral • VBA benefits explanation and re- ferral • Screening & referral for medical issues including TBI, depression, etc. Locations Fargo 3310 Fiechtner Drive. Suite 100 Fargo, ND 58103-8730 Phone: 701-237-0942 Fax: 701-237-5734 Normal working hours are 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday. Bismarck 619 Riverwood Drive, Suite 105 Bismarck, ND 58504 Phone: 701-224-9751 Or 701- 224-9751 Fax: 701-223-5150 Normal working hours are 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday. Minot 1400 20th Avenue SW Ste 2 Minot, ND 58701 Phone: 701-852-0177 Or 877- 927-8387 Fax: 701-852-5225 Normal working hours are 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday. In an effort to better serve the vet- eran and family members, upon re- quest Vet Centers will provide serv- ices after normal work hours and/or on weekends. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Walsh Coun- ty Veterans Service Office at 701- 352-5030 or stop by for visit at 638 Cooper Avenue Suite 5 Graffon ND, 58237. Thankyou for your service. *I will be out of the office from June 16th through June 30th. Ifvet- erans need assistance during this time, please call the North Dakota Dept of Veterans Affairs at 1-866- 634-8387 Chris Kratochvil * Walsh Coun- ty Veterans Service Officer Administrative Building, 638 Cooper Ave Ste 5, Grafion By b DeamSaen/or,   " Caniu rend any credi- ble resources that rate the best ve- hicles for older drivers? My wife and l are both in our seventies and are looking to purchase a new au- tomobile but couM use some help choosing one that's age friendly. What can you tell us? Car Shoppers Dear Shoppers, While there are a number of websites that rate new vehicles for older drivers, one of the most cred- ible is, a top-rated online resource for automotive re- search information. For 2014, they developed a list of "top 10 vehicles for seniors" based on user-friendly features that help compensate for many of the physical changes - like diminished vision, arthritis, and range of mo- tion loss - that can come with aging. But before we get to the list, here is a rundown of different fea- Jim Miller t-arcs-thaf ate avail,gl'Mm_ new vehicl'ow y can help with variouslY@e-related physical problems. So depending on what ails you or your wife, here's what to look for. Knee, hip or leg problems: For comfort, a better fit, and easier entry and exit, look for vehicles that have six-way adjustable power seats that move the seat forward and backward, up and down, and the seat-back forward and back- ward. Also look for low door thresholds and seat heights that don't require too much bending or climbing to get into. Leather or faux leather seats are also easier to slide in and out of than cloth seats. Limited upper body range of motion: If you have difficulty looking over your shoulder to back up or merge into traffic, look for vehicles with a large rear window Via.ted: Parade entries for Hoople's 125th celebration on July 19. Reaistration is not reauired but heT#ul. Call Bill at 331-0859. AG EQUIPMENT AUCTION WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25 Bidding starts to dose at t 0 a.m. CDT A8719 JD DB66 36 row, 22" spacing ptanter purple ’ 0  100+ ITEMS SELLING WITHOUT RESERVE! Including: 17 tractors. 15 headers, 15 hay/forage, 11 tit[age, 9 apptication equip., combines, ptant- ing/seeding & more. 10% buyer's premium. 86&.L08.g283 Election: The hens have it Press Staff Report GRAFTON, N.D. -- The elec- tion to watch in Park River was that to amend an ordinance, which would allow the residence of Park River to keep chickens. It passed with more than 62% of the vote. The ordinance put on the ballot stated: "Under the law change, res- idents may keep as many as eight hens without a license, as long as they have approval from 75 percent of the property owners within 200 feet of their coops, and comply with other rules governing the poul- try, including a ban on slaughtering or butchering within city limits." There were 265 yes votes and 159 no votes in Tuesday's unofficial results. Other results are as follows: County Commissioner • Lawrence Burianek- 1,361 votes- 22.74% • Luther Meberg-l,359 votes- 22.71% • Emie Barta-l,341 votes-22.41% • Allen Ruzicka-l,166 votes- 19.49% • Loren Moe-733 votes-12.25% • Write-in-24 votes-0.40% County State's Attorney • Barbara L. Whelan-l,921 votes- 98.87% • Write-in-22 votes-1.13% County Recorder • Diane M. Link-l,951 votes- 99.85% • Write-in-3 votes-0.15% County Treasurer • Jill Trenda-l,515 votes-67.07% • Carole DeMars-744 votes-32.93% County Sheriff • Ron Jurgens-l,433 votes-62.99% • Ronald E. Nord-826 votes- 36.31% • Write-in-16 votes--0.70% Official Newspaper • Walsh County Record-l,993 votes-100.00% Mayors • Ardoch o No Results • Edinburg o Robert Halldorson-56- 87.50% o Write-In-8-12.50% • Fairdale o Wayne Aune-17-80.95% o Write-In-4-19.05% • Grafton o Chris West-649-97.74% o Write-In-15-2.26% • Forest River o Ivan Muir-17-94.4°A V i o Write-in-l-5.56% 45.35% o Write-in--4-4.65% • Forest River o Dale Korynta-19-52.78% o Lee Ferguson-16-44.44% o Write-in-l-2.78% • Hoople o Ronald Hultin-32-53.33% o Scott Salwei-28-46.67% • Lankin o John R. Shireck-29-56.86% o Scan M. Hjelle-22-43.14% • Minto o Larry Jamieson-92-51.11% o Allen Gersezewski-71- 39.44% o Write-In-17-9.44% • Ardoch o No Results • Conway o Write-In-7-100.00% • Vincent Slebodnick-6 • Tom Pecka-1 • Pisek o David Dahlgren-16-100.00% • Park River o Ward 1 • Dwight Byron-141-97.24% • Write-In-4-2.76% o Ward 2 • Arvid Knutson-124 -98.41% • Write-in-2-1.59% o Ward 3 • Carl Blake-97-97.98% • Write-In-2-2.02% Park Board • Forest River o Jared Muir-15-93.75% o Write-In-l-6.25% • Lankin o Write-In-10-100.00% • Judy Bosh-2 • Julie Hjelle-2 • Lori Beneda-2 • Buzz Ward-1 • Chris Kratchvil-1 • Devin Sticha-1 • Palricia Govdale-1 • Adams o Write-In-20-100.00% • Kathy Drevecky-4 • Irene Sellheim-3 • JoAnne Bylin-3 • Richard Sellheirn-3 • Christina Bata-1 • Christine Grove-1 • Joan Larson-1 • Jon Forsgren-1 • Kevin Misialek-1 • Mark Bata-1 • Wayne Vigen-1 • Edinburg o David Monson--64--66.67% o Write-In-32-33.33% , I J  -Fdrftville '  '. o Alissa Foerster-34-40.00% • Hoople .__ ., o Joshua Rudnik-33-38.82°/. o RodgerH/dl-33"-'r00% ........  6 Wrhe-In-94).M% • Park River • Grafton o Dan Stenvold-367-96.33% o Write-In- 14-3.67% • Pisek o Donald Greicar-16-94.12% o Write-In-l-5.88% ' Couni:il,Members • Grafton o Chris A. Lipsh+48'l-19.06%- o Mary Stark476l 8.87% o:Brian Siebeh-,445--17.64% '.- - o David Fellman-434-17,20% o Tim McDonald- 416-16.49% o Travis Ostlie-265-10.50% o Write-Lw64).24% • Adams , o James Drevecky-25-52.08% o Mark Bata-13-27.08% o Write-In-10-20.83% • Edinburg o Thomas J. Ha11-65-82.28% o Write-In-1 4-17.72% • Fordville o Michael Gemmill-43-50.00% o Roberta "Robin" Carlson-39- o Cory Bums-544-28.51% o Scott Hills-522-27.36% o Bradley J. Burianek-475- 24.90% o Doug Johnson-358-18.76% o Write-In-9-0.47% • Hoople o Write-In-22-100.00% • Jeff Olson-4 • Kay R/ed.el-4 : ,: Bill Bjomeby2 :-.:.-. Kristi Hall-;:2l,:.: "," "':': , , Scattered :i'0: {':; ":: :. ,i ' ' ' I ' : . " l o Wrif-In-107:-t00,6::- 5'' ; :".," • Nelly Shutt-12 • Shane Rohinson--9 • Allan Sitzer-7 • Les Jallo-7 TEEN BEAT BY EMI LY LAAVEG INTERN, WALSH COUNTY PRESS , , A blissfid occassion: A wedding Marriage; a time old tradition that has been a big part of almost every single culture throughout history. Even today, everyone goes to many dif- ferent marriages throughout their lives. Being 16, I still have a few more to go, however that doesn't mean that I don't appreciate the meaning be- hind the ones I'm already going to. This weekend, my family and I went to my mom's cousin's wedding in Minnesota. Obviously we went shopping since it is Minnesota. Sur- prisingly though that wasn't my favorite part of the trip down there. I ac- tually enjoy spending time with all my family, including the distant rel- atives we hardly ever see. It's even better when we can initiate even more people into our little clan through marriage. Being at the wedding, seeing all the people ther e, made it easy for me to see why this has been around for so long. Noticing 'sgme of my rela- tives crying, others beaming with happiness, and mgst!riip0rtanfly, See - ing how happy the new couple were make me feel tike.the/-is stlff:h0pe for humanity. Your Profe,,;,,;ional Prescription Service We offer... 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