July 9, 2014 RSS feed / Community

In her father’s footsteps

BUSM mentoring program brings Fisayo Omotunde home

Fisayo Omotunde returned to her hometown of Park River this summer where she just completed a medical mentoring program with Dr. Kristi Midgarden at Midgarden Family Clinic. More...

Jeanette Berntson elected NDMTA VP/president-elect

Jeanette Berntson, a piano teacher in Grafton, Park River and Minto, was elected vice president/presidentelect of the North Dakota Music Teachers Association (NDMTA) at the organization’s annual conference held recently in Dickinson. More...

Eleanor Aasand to celebrate 90th birthday at open house

The family of Eleanor Aasand invites everyone to join them as they celebrate her 90th birthday at an open house on Thursday, July 17. More...

Birthdays

July 10  Charles Parslow, Chicago,  Illinois Cyndy Wolf, Tucson, Arizona  July 11  Morgan (Gronvold) Holmgren  (25), Willmar, Minnesota  July 12  Rita Volk, Devils Lake  July 13  Hannah DeSautel, Grand&nbs More...

Walsh County youth compete in 4-H meat judging contest

The junior team from Walsh County placed second in the intermediate division of the state 4-H meat judging contest held recently at NDSU.  Team members are Sara Hodek, Fairdale; Rachel Klose, Hoople; and Eva Sobak, Fairdale. More...

From the Pastor’s Desk

I love summer. People may complain about the heat, but the memory of winter always lurks in the back of my mind, even in the middle of July!  More...

County youth recognized at 4-H Fashion Revue

The 2014 Walsh County 4-H Fashion Revue was held June 26 at the Park River City Hall. Thirteen 4-Hers from Walsh County participated in the Buy and Show, Sew and Show and Decorate Your Duds divisions. More...

Dabble with Dell

This time of the month of July, we find juneberries are at their best; although some juneberries are ready to pick in June, especially those exposed to the sun. This berry originated in Ontario, Canada, and is called the serviceberry there. More...

Adams News

A large crowd gathered at Bethel Free Lutheran Church in Grafton on Sunday, June 22, to celebrate the 50th wedding anniversary of Leonard and Adele Momerak. More...

Anniversaries

July 10  Jim and Nancy Narlock,  Grand Forks  July 15  Chris and Stacia Gray, St.  Paul, Minnesota  July 17  Ken and Angela McGregor, Irmo, South Carolina  July 18  Jeremey and Katrina  Narlock, Nikis More...

GHS class of 2004

Members of the Grafton High School class of 2004 who attended their 10-year class reunion during SummerFest are, front from left, Whitney Burns, Christy (Pastorek) Latraille, Kayla Lindblad, Lacey (H More...

Having a blast at Summer Time Kid's Club

Teenager, Courtney Estad creates, directs program

Children in the Hoople area are having a blast learning about Jesus at Summer Time Kid's Club this summer. More...