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im,J mqm IIt~l~i tP!!aa mN n~. ~ , IH~HH.|JlUilBH[IE .... NOVEMBER 30, 2011 THE PRESS PAGE 3 Walsh County Spotlight The merchants below are proud to announce: PRHS Student Council & USDA-Farm Service Agency Annual Holiday Food Drive is currently going on All Non-Perishable Food & Personal Hygiene Items Including Diapers & Wipes Can Be Dropped Off From 8:00 A.M.- 4:00 Pm, Monday- Friday At The Usda Service Center On Hwy 17 Or The Park River High School Main Office. All items will be delivered to the local food pantry during the week of Dec, 12. BECOME A SPOTLIGHT SPONSOR 420.00 A MONTHf. CALL THE PRESS 284-6333 TODAY! COUNTY Park River PO Box 49 ,,S tan Park River 301 County Road 12B 284-7115 AUTO PARTS Park River Implement 284-6316 Park River ~ 284-7244 Michigan ~ 259-2112 Adams ~ 944-2231 Grafton - 352-3668 \ 110 4th St. E Park River Jim's Super Yalu ............. 284-6433 +l 101 3rd St. W Park River For all your dinner need ! Spacious bedroom apartrn en ts for ten t in Park vet All Utilities Paid Income based No steps Laundry facility on site - MUST SEE - Contact Vicki for more information at 701-331-3826 701-352-2275 $200 Rental Incentive with lease signingll 1 Bedroom apartments also available Professionally Managed by Prairie Homes Management 1-888-893-9501 - toll free TTY: 1-800-366-8888 EHO PARKS AND ecfeation REC REPORT BY TODD KJELLAND VVWVV.PR-PARKS.COM Basketball betterment: looks ahead The beginning of December is filled with anticipation and count downs. How many shopping days until Christmas? How many days until we celebrate the New Year? How many days until Christmas vacation? How many? How much'? "How How How" replaces "Ho Ho Ho'. Speaking of"Ho Ho Ho" Have you thought about how you want Santa to bring fill the stockings at the Park District? What new classes or programs would you like to see? What kind of playground equipment would satisfy your needs? What can we do better for you as a commtmity? Please feel free to send your list to: Santa's Park List, 514 Briggs Ave, Park River, ND 58270. While you are thinking of all the goodies to fill our stockings, We are excited to announce the First Annual, "Holiday Hoops" 3 on 3 Jr. Basketball Tournament. It is for grades 3-6 including Boys, Girls and Co-Ed divisions. The registration fee is $60.00 per team of up to 4 players each. Registration deadline is December 15, 2011. You can download a registration form online at and return to the City office by December 15. The ongoing unique Parks and Rec fundraiser, we call the "V-Mall" is now open at It is an online shopping mall in which any purchases made through our shopping page will benefit the parks programs by returning a percentage of your purchase to PRPR. You can also fred local coupons and help through the "Buy a Brick" campaign. Your donation may land your name on the Virtual "Walk of Fame". Think of us during your holiday shopping and together let's build a better tomorrow for our community. Watch for upcoming registration information for the Park District Basketball season. The season will run for 6 weeks on Saturday mornings. Watch for details at We wish all of you a safe and joyous holiday season, and thank you for your support. Reach Kjelland at - 701 284 6005 or "prpark ARRZVAL! Sutton Kadence Nielsen born Nov. 7, 2011 to proud parents Trevor and Haley Jo Nielsen ofFordville, N.D. She was 8 lbs. 1/2 oz. 21 1/4 inches long. Welcomed home by puppy Angus. Grandparents are Chris and Tere Nielsen of Park River and Jeff and Deb Moen of Michigan. Great-Grandparents are Gladys Moen of Devils Lake and the late Clinton Moen of Michigan; Curt and Jan Iverson of Fordville; Agnes and the late Harold Falter of Park River; and Erven and Helen Nielsen of Powers Lake, N.D. Four Seasons Garden Club news By JoAnn Gorder PARK RIVER, N.D. -- Four Seasons Garden Club met at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Park River, in October for a noon luncheon. The altar Society ladies served a delicious meal. Helen Zikmund from Voss was the speaker. She talked about some of her favorite flowers and plants. She also brought us up to date about the new plants to look for in 2012. Helen brought several nice gifts to give to all those present. In November the club members met at "Out to Lunch" caf6 in Park River. Darlene Knutson presided at the business meeting. She also handed out the new booklet to each member, which she had edited and published. The beautiful pictures of flowers were taken by some of the members. A memorial was sent to Borg Memorial Home in Mountain, in memory of Frankie Schultz, a former member. The club members and guests will meet at the Alexander House in Park River on Tuesday, December 6 at 6 p.m. Please contact Judy O'Shea if attending the dinner. Editor Js Note: Gorder is secretary .for the Four Seasons Garden Club. in On the afternoon of Veterans Day, Nov. 11, members of the Edinburg Community and a few residents of neighboring towns gathered at the Edinburg Community Center for a flag retirement ceremony. About 100 unserviceable American flags were retired and destroyed with respectful and honorable rites by the Edinburg American Legion Post #156. Left: (L to R) American Flag-Chuck Mielke, Post flag-Bud Langerud, Flag detail-Richard Geir and Lyle Ammundrud Top right: Post Bugler, Abbie Sondeland Bottom right: (L to R) Jeff Sveen, John Evenson, Richard Geir, Lyle Amundrud, John Sveen, Wayne Meyer, Wally Nygard, Jim Otto, Wayne Nygard. (Photos: Submitted) If You Can't Rnd What You're Looking For... .......... WE'LL FIND IT FOR YOU!! EHEVF~C]LE'r 0% APR up to 72 Months ON SELECT FlEW GM MODELS *OAC. See Dealer for Details. @ BUlCI~ Hv~j 17 W. or 110 W. 5th St., Grafton Open 8:00 - 5:30 Man. - Fri. & 8:00 - Noon Sat. 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