May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Happenings

Legion posts planning Memorial Day observances

American Legion posts throughout the area will be observing Memorial Day with programs, as well as services at local cemeteries. More...

Fire department fireworks fundraiser June 5 in Park River

Park River Volunteer Fire Department personnel will raise money for the city’s annual July 4 fireworks display at a fireworks fundraiser Monday, June 5, from 5-8 p.m., at the Park River Fire Hall.  More...

VFW Auxiliary to distribute poppies

Grafton V.F.W. Auxiliary 9367 will be distributing poppies throughout the city of Grafton Thursday, May 25. All donations given for the poppies will go to support veterans and veterans’ programs.  Hours of distribution will be from 9 a.m. More...

Police Blotter

May 13, 10:51 a.m., report of a civil disturbance on Fernwood Drive.  May 13, 12:04 p.m., animal complaint at Villa De Remer.  May 13, 4:15 p.m., report of harassment on 12th Street.  May 13, 5:20 p.m., report of a suspicious vehicle o More...

WC Transportation offering Frost Fire Theatre packages

Walsh County Public Transportation is offering bus rides and ticket packages to Frost Fire Summer Theatre in Walhalla. The production this year is “Smoke on the Mountain.”  More...

Minto Thursday night cookouts back for 10th year

2017 will mark the 10th year of Minto Thursday Night Cookouts which will start June 1 and continue through Aug. 10 on Main Street in Minto.  More...

‘Build A Better World’ theme for summer reading program

Carnegie Regional Library director Jill Sanderson recently announced plans for the fourth annual children’s summer reading program that will begin Wednesday, June 12, at the library in Grafton.  More...

P.R. blood drive seeks donors

Members of Park River Ambulance Service will host a blood drive in Park River Thursday, June 1, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., in the training room at the ambulance building.  More...

Bethel Free Lutheran Church invites kids to VBS June 11-15

The congregation at Bethel Free Lutheran Church in Grafton invites kids to join them for a fun-filled week at Vacation Bible School Sunday, June 11 through Thursday, June 15.  Kids ages 4 through those entering sixth grade are welcome. More...

Local Events Calendar:

Thursday, May 25  Pa rk River Good Samaritan Society Auxiliary monthly meeting, 2:30 p.m., at the Good Samaritan Home in Park River.  Grafton VFW Auxiliary 9367 taking donations for poppies on Poppy Day, 9 a.m. More...

Correction

In the graduation supplement to the May 17 edition of The Walsh County Record, on Page 3, Grafton student Rene Galvan's name should have been Rene Garcia Galvan. His parents were also listed incorrectly. More...