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........ 4 ! PAGE 10 THE PRESS DIFFICULTY THIS WEEK: % by Linda Thistle 2 4 7 6 2 9 1 1 5 6 8 6 3 3 2 7 6 4 1 4 9 7 7 5 1 8 9 8 3 Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine. * Moderate * * Challenging ** * HOO BOY! Co') 2011 King Features Synd.. Inc, orts by Chris Richcreek 1_ The past two tinles the Cincinnati Reds made the playoff~ ( 1995. 201 O), they did so despite having only two pitchers win I O-plus gaines each time. Name two of the rour pitchers. 2. When was the last time a pitcher captured the A.L. Cy Young Award with ! 6 or tbwer wins in a season betbre Zack Greinke in 20092 3. In 2010. Baltimore's Anquan Boldin becanle the fastest NFL receiver to 600 career receptions (98 games I. Who had been the fastest? 4. When was the last tilne the Atlantic I 0 Coner- ence had five teatns naake the NCAA Tournament in inCH'S basketbal !'? 5. Name the person who was the first general man- ager of both the Philadel- phia Flyers (1967) and the Vancouver Canucks (1970). 6. In 201 i. Uruguay won tile men's soccer COPA America for a record 15th time. What country had ~x~en tin with Uruguay at 14'? 7. in 1988. two boxers. within three days of one another, becanae the first two to win f3ve world titles in five different weight divisions. Name them. Answers 1. Pete Schourek ( 183 and John S~niley (12"1 in 1995; Bronson Arroyo (17) and Johnny Cueto ( 12 ) in 201 O. 2. Kansas City's David Cone was 16-5 when he won the A.L. Cy Young Award ira the shortened 1994 season. 3. The Colts~ Marvin Har- rison accornplished it in 102 games. 4. It was 1908 (George %Vashington. Massachu- setts. Rhode Island. Tctnple and Xavier). 5. Bud Poile. 6. Argentina. 7. Thomas "Hitlnan'" ! ! earns and Sugar Ray Leonard. (t') 2OI 1 King t:eatut'es S~lld.. Inc. testate; 1. GEOGRAPHY: What is the third longest river sys- tem in the world? 2. ANIMAL KINGDOM: What is another name i%r totipalmate t~et? 3. MUSIC: Who is the vocalist for the pop band "'Blondie"? 4. U.S. STATES: What state's motto is, "'If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you"? 5. BUSINESS: What is the currency of South Africa? 6. LITERATURE: What was the first land Gulliver encountered in the satirical novel "Gulliver's Travels"? 7. TELEVISION: How many years was the Western drama "Gunsmoke'" on the air? 8. U.S. PRESIDENTS: Who was Dwight Eisen- hower's vice president? 9. SCIENCE: What does beta carotene add to food'? 10. MOVIES: What ani- mated film featured the theme song "Circle of Life"? Answers 1. Missouri-Mississippi 2. Webbed 3. Deborah ttarry 4. Michigan 5. The rand 6. Lilliput 7, 20 years 8, Richard Nixon 9, Color 10, "'The Lion King" g;' 2011 King Features Synd.. Inc. Tt IVIA by Wilson Casey l. Is the book ol' I Chroni- cles in the Old or New Testa- ment or neither'? 2. From Judges I1:1. who was a nlighty man of val- or but the son of a harlot? Jeroboam. Eliada. Jephthah. M d, ah 3. What can't one tell ti-om where it comes and where it goes? Serpent. Lust. 14/i,d. W~H" 4. From Genesis 6:8, who t'ound grace in the eyes of the Lord? Noah, A4oses, Adam, Eve 5. Though they join forces. who will not go unpunished? I-leathens, Mortals, Beasts, PVieked 6. I tow old was Isaac when he took Rebekah as his wiliz? 14. 40. NO. 130 ANSWERS: l) Old; 2) Jephthah; 3) Wind; 4) Noah; 5) Wicked; 6) 40 Wilson Casey :v trivia book "'h~now It? ... or Not? "" is available./kant Bear A-lanorAtedia. com. ((~ 201 I King Fea~ur-es Synd.. Inc. 1. How many No. I U.S. hi ts did The Doors have? 2. Name the two main groups that Eric Burdon was in. 3. Remember when the group Fear was on "Satur- day Night Live" in 1981? What happened? 4. In what year was the term "geatlemania" first used? 5. Which group had hits with "Jive Talkin'" and "'How Can You Mend a Bro- ken Heart"? 6. What do Buddy Holly, Pete Townshend, Jimi Hen- drix and Eric Clapton have in common? Answers !. Two. "Light My Fire" in 1967, and "Hello, I Love You" in 1968. Most of their singles didn't crack the Top Ten. 2. The Animals and War. He had a shorter stint with the "Eric . Burdon/Brian Auger Band." 3. Punk group Fear played offensive songs with obscene language, which necessitated a fast cut of the audio, and their dancers trashed the set, forcing pro- 17t g 9 8 L 6 i~~ ducers to zip to commercial. g 6 g 17L ~; 9 /-~ 4. 1963, in the U.K. The 9 /-~ 6 g E: 9 i.17 term caught on is the U.S. in 6 ~ 8 ~ t Z.t'9 1964 when the Beatles wen, t, on ' The Ed Sullivan Show. Z t,9 ~ 6 8 Jt 5. The Bee Gees, in 1975 :t /-9 1~ ~ 8 6 and 1971, respectively. 9 17 ~ Z 6 t g 6. They all were thns of the Fender Stratocaster gui- t I S[ 6 8 ~ l, 9 Z tar. Hendrix's guitar, which' _]_a Lz_ t 1~ 9 ~ [ 61 ~ he once set on fire onstage, went for $497,500 at auc- Jo~suv tion. ~"J~OC]~ ~I){OOM --'-- (c~ 2011 King Features Synd., lnc, i ql I ONGOING EVENTS UPCOMING EVENTS CANCER SUPPORT, PARK RIVER Cancer Support meets at ~ p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the din- lng 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 toss, 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 elnail at GOOD SAMARITAN AUXILIARY, PARK RIVER The Good Samaritian Society - Park River Auxiliary will meet at 2:30 p.m. the fourth Th ursday of each month, All interested friends and relatives of the residents are welcome to attend. FCHC AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER The FCHC Auxiliary meets at 2:30 the second Friday of every, month at the Ambulance building. YOGA CLASSES, EDINBURG Yoga classes will be held every Wednesday night starting at 6:15 p.m. at the Edinburg Community Center. II UPCOMING EVENTS CRAFT SALE, EDMORE The annual Huzy B's craft sale will be held at the Edmore Senior Center, Edmore N.D. Open from 9 am to 4 pm. Days of operation are as follows: Now thru Dec. 18. Come in and enjoy coffee and homemade treats while browsing the selection of craft items and woodcraft seasonal decorationS. EARLY DISMISSAL, PARK RIVER On Wednesday, Dec. 14. school will dismiss at 1:30 Ibr a staffin-service. There will be no afternoon preschool or ESP. Busses will run at this time. We ask all parents that pick up their kids to do so at t :30 so we can begin our in-service at 1:45. CON UNITY CHRISTMAS PARTY, LANKIN Lankin Community Christmas Party will be held Friday, Dec. 16 at the American Legion Club in Lankin. 6:30 pm. Meal with door prizes to follow. Special guest appearance by Santa Claus Ftm for alt ages. Made possible by the Cormntmity of Lankin and various sponsors. MUSICAL PERFORMANCE, PRBC Park River Bible Camp invites you to attend a Christmas concert presented by Anoka High School Chamber Orchestra and the Seventh Avenue Carolers on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 5:00 p.m. in the Park River Bible Camp Chapel. A flee will . ;, offering going towards the ministry of Park River Bible camp will be received at the , *;1 door. HIGH SCHOOL ORATORICAL CONTEST, PARK RIVER The Park River American Legion will be hosting the District 2 High School Oratorical Contest at 1:30 pm on Monday, Dec. 19 at the Park River American Legion Club. All District Oratorical Contest Champions will receive a District Oratorical Contest Champion Medal. In addition, through the Chuck Schroeder Memorial Oratorical Fund. the top three finishers of each District Contests will also receive Savings Bonds as follows: District Champion - $300 Savings Bond Award. 2nd Place - $200 Savings Bond Award, 3rd Place - $100 Savings Bond Award. NEEDHAM FAmLY FUNDRAISER DINNER, PARK RIVER A Ham & Dumpling Dinner will be held Wednesday, Dec. 21 4:00-7:00pro at the Federated Church 4th St. W, Park River. Value of meal $10.00, additional donations appreciated. Proceeds going to help with expenses for Julian Needham. infant son of Tyler & Elizabeth (Olson) Needham Julian was born prematurely on 10-9-11 & is in Sanford Hospital in Fargo. Donations can also be mailed to: First United Bank C/O Needham Family PO Box 150, Park River, ND 58270 LEGION AUXILIARY MEETING, PARK RIVER PR American Legion Auxiliary will meet on Monday, Jan. 2 at 7:30 PM. Program: Legislation 'YOUTH BASKETBALL, PARK RIVER Grades 1-4 in Park River are invited to join the Park River Parks and Rec Youth Basketball program that begins Saturday, Jan. 14. The deadline for registration is Saturday, Jan. 14. for more information or to register go to www.PR-Parks.eom lie Your source for Happy Iiappenin~s. Walsh C0~ty Press 284'6333 NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR ASSISTANT POLAR COMMUNICATIONS, a competitive and growing telecom- munications company IocateO in northeastern North Dakota is seek- ing a Network Administrator Assis- tant to become part of its team. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The Network Administrator Assistant in- stalls, maintains, documents, tests, modifies, and updates the computer network and related equipment for Polar's information services; and drafts detailed maps, staking sheets, schematics, floor plans, and Other diagrams, -- -- -. 12 _ :: Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Sys- tems or related field and at least three years of work-related experi- ence. Individuals with Cisco, A+, or Microsoft certifications are pre- ferred. AutoCAD experience is also xeferred. BENEFITS: This position offers a competitive salary, depending on i experience, with a full benefit pack- ] age, including pension and savings I plans, 401 (k), free disability cover-i age, life insurance, paid time off, moving expenses, and health, den- ' tal and vision insurances. A complete job description and Polar Application form can be ob- tained from company website at APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 23, 2011 Please send cover letter, Polar Application and resume to the following address: Polar Communications Attn: HR Administrator PO Box 270 Park River, ND 58270-0270 Polar Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. December 12-16th Park River Office 1104th St. E 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. Mayville Office 112 Main St. W 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. Join us for cookies, cider and coffee! i" <