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THEWALSH COUNT( PRESS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2017 Page I I by Linda Thistle 4 5 8 9 1 7 2 3 9 7 6 8 8 1 6 3 2 4 1 8 7 6 7 4 8 9 5 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small e-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: '0"0" 41, Moderate ,O, 11,, Challenging O O O HOO BOY! (~ 2017 King Features Synd., Inc. l. MOVIE: What 1980s movie had the tagline, "One man's struggle to take it easy"? 2. GEOGRAPHY: Which is tile larg- est of the Great Lakes? 3. MUSIC: How many notes are ill the military bugle call "Taps"? 4. U.S. PRESIDENTS: Who was the only American president born on July 4'? 5. EXPLORERS: What European explorer discovered the Grand Canyon? 6. FLAGS: What kind of tree is fea- tured on Lebanon's flag? 7. BUSINESS: What finn was orig- inally known as the National Biscuit Company? 8. TELEVISION: Who starred as Kunta Kinte in the original miniseries "Roots"? 9. ANATOMY: What is the normal temperature of the human body in Celsius? 10. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE:'' At which school are Rhodes scholars invited to study'? Answers 1. "'Ferris Bueller's Day OfF' 2. Lake Superior 3.24 4. Calvin Coolidge 5. Garcia Lopez de Cardenas 6. Cedar 7. Nabisco 8. LeVar Burton 9.37 degrees 10. University of Oxford 2017 King Features Synd., Inc. TRIVIA by Wilson Casey 1. Is tile book of Titus ill the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. From Joshua 2, who hid two sidles on a root'? Hosea, Ezra, Satan. Rahab 3. What was the first bird released from the Ark'? Raven, Pigeon, Spar- row. Dove 4. From 2 Kings 9, what creatures ate the carcass of Jezebel? She-bears, Dogs, Frogs, N,'ms 5. Of fllese, who worked seven years to earn a wile? Isaiah, Abraham, .hzcob, ,loshua 6. From Joel 3, what was the moun- tain of the Lord'? Sinai, Zion, Nebo, Moriah ANSWERS: I) New; 2) Rahab; 3) Raven: 4) Dogs; 5) Jacob; 6) Zion Comments ? More Trivia ? VMt www. Trii'iaGm',com f; 2017 King Featuies Synd.. Inc. S9L6~bZ8 gbSLL~96 ~Z6~98LS LbZSS~96 6~9LLSgb es9~6La[ ~6~Zg98L~ Z~8~6S9 9LS~6g~Z Jetc, suv nz~o(]ns AINOOM 1. Who released "'1 Pity the Fool." and when? 2. Name the artist who wrote and released "Magnet and Steel." 3. Who originally released "Stand- ing on tile Corner," and when? 4. Which artist wrote and released "Hitch Hike"? 5. Name the song that contains this bric: "Though you don't call any- more. I sit and wait in vain. I guess I'll rap on your door. Tap on your window pane," Answers 1. Soul singer Bobby "'Blue" Bland, in 1961. It became one of Bland's biggest hits and was covered by a half-dozen others, including Cyndi Lauper. 2. Walter Egan, in 1978. Besides spending 22 weeks on the charts, [lie .--~g.~,,a.~...~,,~4-in the fi!n>: "Be%ie Nights," "Overnight Delivery" and "Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo.'" 3. The Four Lads. in 1956. The song was written for the Broadway musical "The Most ltappy Fella." The Four l,ads still appear, over 6(1 years after they first started in Toronto. 4. Marvin Gaye, in 1962. 5. "'Until You Come Back to Me IThat's What I'm Gonna Do)," by Aretha Franklin, in 1973. The song was originally written in 1967 by Stc- vie Wonder, but he never released it as a single. Billboard rated the song at No, II for all songs in 1974. : 2017 King Fcalurcs S'. nd., Inc. orts by Chris P/chcleek 1. Who was the last Tigers rookie before Michael Fulmcr in 2016 to toss at least 28 2/3 shutout innings'? 2. Of George Broil, Lou Brock, Wil- lie Mays and Pete Rose, who hit the most triples in his career? 3. When was the last time that the Universily of Texas El Paso won a bowl game? 4. Seven Orlando Magic players have tallied 45 or more points in an NBA game, Name five of them. 5. In 2017, tile Nashville Predators became the first team since 2001 to start the NHL playoffs by notching consecutix;e road shutouts. Whal was tile last team to do it'? 6. Which M~tior League Soccer team was the first to make tile CONCACAF Champions League final? 7. How many consecutive wins by knockout or TKO has current heavy- weight boxing champion Anthony Joshua had? Ans~vers 1. John Hiller, in 1967. 2. Brock had 141; Mays, 140; Brctt, 137; and Rose, t35. 3. It was 1967, when UTEP defeated Ole Miss in the Sun Bowl. 4. Nick Anderson, Vince Carter, Terry Catledge. Dwight Howard, Tracy McGrady. Victor Oladipo and Shaquille O'Ncal. 5. Toronto, in 2001. 6. Real Salt Lake, in 20ttl-I 1. 7. Nineteen. 2017 Khl~ F'caturcs S.,.nd.. Inc iii i:; /! ! : i, ;ii:i ;i DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND ABUSE CENTER, GRAFTON Domestic Violence and Abuse Center's Grafton offices and shelter have offi- cially reopened. If you are in need, call 701-352-4242 to speak to one of the DVAC team members. 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, struggles, 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 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 FCHC Auxiliary meets in the Park River Ambulance Building at 2:00 p.m on the second Friday of every month except January, February and July. SOIL CONSERVATION MONTHLY MEETnNG, PARK RIVER Walsh County Three Rivers Soil ConservationDistrict 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 THURSDAY NIGHT COOKOUTS, MINTO Thursday Night Cookouts start on June 1 and continue through August 10 on Main Street in Minto. Serving will be from 5:00-7:30 p.m. each day. A free-will offering will be received. Please join us for supper--hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, beans, sauerkraut, chips, lemonade and ice cream. This week's host is: Minto Fire Department FARN .RS PARK RIVER The Park River Farmers Marketis set to begin in the Little Park in Park River on Thursday evenings June 15-August 31 from 5:30-6:30 pm with a bell signaling the start of sales. For more information on the market, how to become a vendor, how to sign up your organization to do a meal or to sign up as entertainment contact Lara Carlson at 331-1045 or email lcarls 14@good-sam.corn.This week's market meal host is: Sunshine Kids Center PRA JR HIGH FOOTBALL PRACTICE, PARK RIVER Park River Area Junior High Football practice will begin on Thursday, August 10 at 9:00 on the practice field. All players need a physical prior to the first day. BRICKMJNE HILLCLIN , WALHAU_A The Second Annual Brick Mine Motorcycle Hillclimb will be held Sunday, Aug. 13 in Walhalla, ND. Gates open 7am- 10pm, Riders must be signed up by 9am and climb begins at 10:00am. $10 Admission, Kids 12 & Under Free. For more information call Shawn Jelinek 218-791-3336. ST. STEVEN'S (FLOM) LUTHERAN SERVICE, MILTON The annual worship service at St. Steven's (Flom) Lutheran church of rural Milton will be held on Sunday, Aug. 13 at 2:00. Service will be conducted by Pastor Matt Flom. Lunch will be served following service. All are welcome to attend. Park River Area Schools has an opening for a Paraprofessional. Benefits, including health insur- ance, are available. This position is open until filled. Interested applicants should send completed District application to: Kirk Ham - Superintendent Park River Area Schools Box 240 Park River, ND 58270 District applications can be found at AGGnE BARREL SERIES, PARK RNER The Aggie Barrel Series 2017 Dates are August 13 (Sidepot @ NBHA, Ext at 10am, Run starts at Noon, this run only) and August 16 (Finals & Awards). Exhibitions beginning at 5-6:30pm; Runs start at 7 p.m. at the Aggie Arena in Park River, N.D. 80% Payback on Open and Youth, many classes available. Check out event on Facebook for updates and rules. Call before you hall; for cancellations call Sally 701-331-1971, Terri 7001-331-4669, or Ginger 701-331- 0361. PRA ELE . OPEN FOR REGIffI'RATION, PARK RNER Park River Area Elementary parents who would like to pay school fees (lunch, milk, activity tickets, etc.) prior to the first day of school can do so in conjunction with High School Registration on August 14 and 15. Lois Solseng will be located in the lobby outside the high school office. Please enter the building using the west doors (Door # 12). We would like to encourage all parents to try to come in before the fast day of school. Free and reduced lunch forms will be available as well as Before and After School Registration forms. Our hours are from 9-12 and 1-4. If you are unable to make it those days, the elementary office will be open the rest of the week. Please enter the building using the south door (Door #2). We look forward to seeing you. DRUG TAKE BACK, WALSH COUNTY Walsh County Health and loc, al law enforcement are hosting drug take back events here in Walsh County. The dates, times, and location are: August 15th at Grafton Drug, Grafton, from 10:30am to l:00pm. September 7th at the Edinburg Community Center, from 11:00am to 1:00pm.. Join County Health and local law enforcement to help combat the theft and abuse of unused medications. CAR SEAT CHECK U% PARK RIVER ACar Seat Check Up Event will take place on Thursday, Aug. 17 from 5-7 p.m. during the Park River Farmers Market in front of Bethel Baptist Church. A certified car seat technician will assist with checking your sea for recalls, proper fit, and correct installation. New car seats will be available for distribution as needed. This event is being brought to Park River by First Care Health Center, Safe Kids Grand Forks, and Altru Health Systems. POP WAI ER FOOTBALL, PARK RIVER Walsh County Wildcats Football 2017 begins Thursday, Aug. 17 with equipment handout/meetings in the Park River City Hall basement. The first practice will be Tuesday, Aug. 22. For more information check out and click the Football Tab. BRIDAL SHOWER, PARK RIVER There will be a Bridal Shower for Katelyn Waslaski (Future Bride of Dirk Nielsen) at 7:30 pm on Friday, Aug. 25 at the Park River American Legion. PASTOR MARK'S RIDE FOR FRIENDSHIP, WALSH COUNTY Pastor Mark% 3rd Anmmt Motorcycle "Ride for Friendship" will be held on Saturday, Aug. 26. Come be a part of this exciting fundraiser for CHI Friendship. All proceeds will go to CHI Friendship and benefit people with disabilities. Registration at 10 am (free will donation) at CHI Friendship parking lot - 554 W. 12st St Hwy. 17, Grafton. KSU (kickstands up) at 11 am, Lunch at 12:30 pm at Victory Free Lutheran Church (113 Oak Street) in Park River. Route will be 60 miles- Motorcycles and cars are welcome to join the ride. Finish at Victory Free Lutheran Church, lunch to be provided for al! participants. See the Facebook page for updates at: contact Pastor Mark Antal for more information 701-331-! 173. Share with friends- all are welcome! THRESHING SHOW, PARr RIVER Northeast North Dakota Pioneer Machinery Association will have their 42nd Annual Threshing Show on Sunday, Ang. 27 in Park River, N.D. Many family, fun activities and live demonstrations throughout the day. Breakfast at 7:30am- 1:00pm at the Livestock Association (Extension Bldg), Parade at 1:00 pm and Concessions served all day. Admission is $5.00 (12 and under free), Parade at 1:00 pm and Concessions served all day. THRESHING BEE, STUMP LAKE The 22nd Annual Stump Lake Village Threshing Bee Labor Day Weekend begins Sunday, Sept. 3 and Monday, Sept. 4. This Year's Special Attraction is the Tri- State Vietnam Memorial Wall that will be on display from August 15th-Labor Day. MANY family fun activities; for more information check out the website at and click on Stump Lake Village. HARE SCRA LE, VAN(; Upcoming Event: Peterson Coulee Hare Scramble Vang, N.D. Sept. 9 and 10. HOFF PANCAKE BREAKFAST, ADAMS Mark your Calendar for HoffLutheran Church, rural Adams Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, Oct. 22. SAVE THE DATE: HOFF 125TH, ADA Save the Date! HoffLutheran Church of rural Adams will be having their 125th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday June 24, 2018. Who, what, where, when.., why isn't your calendar announcement in the Press? Call 284-6333 or email River, ND :+,, First Month FREE ~ (With 12 month lease) ,..~ ~, ;~: 1 Bedroom Apartment - $325: