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PAGE 2 THE PRESS JULY 11, 2012 Lif t2ne The ead r In, Personal Response andSupport Services A MINUTE WITH THE YOR BY DAN STENWOLD I"~L~YOR OF PARK lOVER As another 4th of July celebra- tion fades into our memories, a huge thank you is in order for the volunteers that help make it such a huge success each year. THANK YOU's go to The city employees, the fire dept. ,the legion, the police dept., the bar owners, the "parade crew", the 5K "crew" and every- one else that sold food or water to help make the celebration what it is today. I lost a lot of sleep over this one. With a predicted heat index of 110 and worded about keeping every- one hydrated. I "begged" a lot of individuals to go around the pa- rade route and sell water, I was worded about fires started by fire- works because of the very dry con- ditions. Then, the radar at 9am did not look! good. Many people re- ceived calls from all over asking if we were going to have the parade. take on this task because they do add a lot to our main street. We have also been using some of the monies left over from our 125th to help pay for the activities in the small park, that money is now all gone. If we are going to continue the bounce games, the petting zoo and anything else for next year, we will need some do- nations or more dreaded "fund raisers" for next year. We have some new businesses in Park River; we would like to thank the new owners for choos- ing our city to open their doors. It's our duty as citizens to stop and welcome them with open arms. Park River's new skyline to the south is full of activity. The city is in excellent shape, we are working on getting power to the new elevator site, and engi- neers are still trying to find the The family of Robert (Bob) Kjelland would like to thank everyone who sent cards, flowers, food memorials and to the A.A. and AI-Anon. A special thank you to Dr. Joel Johnson and staff at First Care Health Center and Dr. Michael Conjalka and staff at the Cancer Center of North Dakota. Pastor Jeff Johnson for his words of en- couragement. Darrel Notlestad for the fam- ily talk. Sheryl and Orville Kjelland for all the rides and help etc. The Park River Ambulance Service, The Lankin American Legion Honor Guard, the pallbearers, and WELCA for the nice lunch, Tollefson Fu- neral Home and all our friends. Your acts of kindness will always be remembered. Mary Ann Kjelland and John Kjelland In Memory of Leroy Jensen Loretta McLauglin In Memory of Wilfred Kakela Irene and Laddie Zahradka In Memory of Daniel Schlenk Kathy and Bob Alvestad In Memory of John Kelly John and Anna Mac Hankey, Tony Walser, Morris Johnson, Greg and Lynette Swartz, George and Yvonne Walstad In Honor of Margaret Gutterud 90th Birthday George and Yvonne Walstad In Memory of Phyllis Cowger Family and Friends i In Memory ofErvin Flaten Family and friends, Eugene and Pearl Loftsgard In Memory of Gerald Sobolik Jack and Linda Gillespie In Memory of Ione Ford Bobble and Dave Brouillard, Paul and Joan Hankey, Glenn and Marcia Rest, Darryl, Vicki and Sarah Hell In Melnory of era Larson John and Cathy Vandam, Family and friends So what happens'? The Good Lord monies for a new water tower. The took care of us again! The .7 inch new housing addition that will be of rain we needed so badly, de- north of North Star Co-op is a pleted the humidity, the tempera- work in progress. The park board lure dropped and we ended up is working on the site for the Z new | aapyrusgrowup with perfect weather for our pa- baseball diamonds that will be east 1, .h?.Can the rade. . ofthecity's new apartments.They ]l wtt'hou_twater? HDW Lifeline Weeks Tn Get, You Help Fast; As Eugene Kachena said after will be built on land owned by the While it. yet greenandany othernt CUtplant..down, crowd. Park River could be underthe parade,'" I cant believe the citY.mend, could also be sold by theThe lots by the 'west dia- I V-' t,tJ r l et:t help: pll:;t,- [1,111 txlLt,c,rl, wt lit ;['i ~t lLt)r T I~-tLitl,.'-lJ!'y' (J ink% !.hH Lil'HJirlH RN,%[ l(] r h'-;N N SoarethepathsofallwhoforgetGod; a tornado warning for the parade park board at any time. and people would still be here" North Dakota Vietnam Veterans I| It And the hope ofthe hypocrite shaIlperish, J C_,cnter'. Tr' ir-Icd Porsortal F:lospor-isc AssoGiol;CS A huge "thank you' to all our of America will hold their state l Ill\ I[ II Whose confidence shall be,cut off, 7-7 I who ha ,o in t._nnt access to your pc ,,incnt friends, relatives, neighbors and convention at Homme Dam on i DforlTlatiocl wi][ cont ct;Vou irTllTledii:ql;ely see parade entries that make 4th of July 20, 21 &22. The state meet- 1[ ' // July' a family destination', ing will be at lOam on Saturday ........ IOl 8, 1'1-14 .... 1 /, / / whac help you need Even you can't answer, One complaint I did receive,, the 21st. Thanks to the County Uteline wilt send the help you need right away aria several times was why we didn t Commissioners for the use of the 2012 by King Featuree Syndicate. Inc. World rights reserved, will tollow=up 1:o ensu e" "chat help did and have the hanging flower pots on park for this weekend. you the street lights. We tried this year I know there are projects that I t]Hir][j tar'Hal Il]r'. but no one would volunteer to do forgot to mention but this is turn- the watering. These plants need a ing into a book and I m not an an- AT CALl_ "v . ,," -1. lot of water. Next year, weneedan thor! Thank you Park River and rarl 84-7115 [ ]'[-IO1 11,'30 individnal or an organization to have a safe summer. .l_at. I L,L L 1 LL P~ ~,,"z~ Gr~c~J .~am~rlt~ I.?.arnpu~ J Your source for Happy Happenings. Walsh County Press 284-6333 I 2514 S. Washington Insurance & Medicaid Grand Forks, ND 0% FINANCING AVAILABLE "Dedicated to Your Hearing" Advanced Digital Technology Richard Wakefield* Gary Chwialkowski ND. MN Licensed Board Certified H.I.S.* F o r a p p t. 45 Day Digital Hearing Aid Trial 1-800-658-3442 Free Hearing Test & Evil 31 years serving the area First Care Health Center Grafton Family Clinic Tuesday, July. 17 Wednesday, July. 18 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Rydell Auto Center of I- Grand Forks is very | happy to announce the 1 newest member of their[ team, [ Chris Carlson has joined the Rydell Auto Center as a Sa es ,and Leasing 'roress onaL .... Chris grew up in Lankin, N.D., working on his family farm with his parents Russ and Candy where his grandparents Norman and Alice resided. After farming Chris was on the management team at Grafton Square in Grafton, N.D. Chris later moved to Altendorf Trucking and worked in the transportation department. Chris then started Carlson Trucking Company, which he managed as a family owned business. Chris has one son named Marcus who resides in Grand Forks. Rydell Auto Center is proud to have Chris Carlson join their team and is pleased he will give us helpful assistance for the people in the northern part of the Valley. Please come and see Chns today for help on any New, Used, or Leased vehicles. I Pembina Hills Lutheran, Mountain Thursday: 2 p.m. Worship Borg. Sunday.: 1 t:00 a.m. Vidalin Tuesday: 2:30 Bible Study at Borg Trinity Lutheran, Edinburg Tue: 9:30 Womens Bible Study. Sun: 9:15 Worship St John's Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pisek Saturday 5:00 p.m St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin ( Sunday 8:30 a.m. Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Sunday 10:30 a.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 Sun: 9:00 a.m. Sunday School/Coffee, 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 a.m. Worship (F0rdville) 9:30 a.m. Sunday School (Park River). 10:45 a.m. WorShip (Park River) Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River Sunday: Church @ 11:00a.m, July 9th Deacon meeting 7:15p.m. Council meeting 8:15p.m., July 15th Biker's Sunday.Church at 1 l:00a.m, with a potluck following for everyone. "Tour of towns" bike ride to follow. Kickstands up at 1:30p.m. Grace Free Lutheran Church, Edinburg Sunday: 9 a.m. Church Services / 10:15 a.m. Sunday School Every Thursday: 9 a.m. Bible Study Sunday: Bethel Baptist Church, Park River 9:30 a.m. worship, 10:45 a.m. Fellowship, Wed: 7:30 p.m. prayer service Our Redeemer's, Fairdale Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Worship Park Center Lutheran Church, Hoople Sunday: July 22 10 am Joel Hylden leading - Cofee and fellowship follow Hoff Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship FIRS Park River--, 284-7244 T;'""TEDuIW Michigan 259-2112 Adams ,-, 944-2231 .,,m/ ank&lnsurance Grafton-., 352-3668 "True to a Sacred Trust" t Hwy. 17 West * Park River 284-6086 tollefTonfimeralhome, corn COUNTY 403 Briggs Ave: So,, P,O. Box 49 Park River N.D, 58270 : : ":' ne:(701)284-6333 FAX: (701)284'6091 E-mail: Farmers Union Insurance Co. Dwight Byron~Jay Thompson OFFICE: 284-6955 17 East Park River BECOME A CHURCH SCHEDULE SPONSOR $20.00 A MONTH/ CALL THE PRESS 284-6333 TODAY! 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