May 11, 2016 RSS feed / Happenings

St. John’s plans breakfast to support Haitian school

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser Sunday, May 15, in an effort to financially support a school in Haiti.  More...

Retiring Grafton teachers to be honored at open house

Three Grafton Public School teachers who will retire at the end of the school year will be honored at an open house Wednesday, May 18, from 3:45-5 p.m., in the high school library.  More...

Minto Memorial Day plans set

Minto American Legion Post No. 201 will hold Memorial Day services Monday, May 30.  More...

Police Blotter

May 2, 2:20 a.m., burglar alarm activated on East 12th Street.  May 2, 8:10 a.m., animal complaint on Lavergne Avenue.  May 2, 9:02 p.m., report of disorderly conduct at the Old Midtowne.  May 2, 10:02 p.m., report of a threat made nea More...

Poppies to be distributed

Grafton American Legion Auxiliary members will distribute poppies in Grafton Thursday, May 19.  All proceeds from donations go to support local veterans, Gladys Rae Shelter (for veterans) in Fargo, the Fargo VA Hospital and North Dakota Veterans More...

Lankin Legion announces Memorial Day schedule

The Lankin American Legion Memorial Day program will be held at the Lankin Legion Monday, May 30, at noon. Lunch will be served following the program.  Prior to the program, Legion members will visit cemeteries to honor deceased veterans. More...

Sunshine Hospitality Home team to meet in Park River

Sunshine Hospitality Home Team Walsh County will meet at 5 p.m., on Wednesday, May 18, at the Alexander House in Park River.  Volunteers from Park River, Grafton, Minto and Walsh County areas are welcome to attend to learn how they may help this More...

Correction

On the front page in the April 27 issue, in the story titled “Through the hearts of angels” in the third paragraph it should read Dave Pokryzwinski, BCTGM Local 167G, Unit 326, Drayton North Dakota union representative was also present to More...

Local Events Calendar:

Thursday, May 12  Grafton Garden Club meeting and potluck supper, 6:30 p.m. at the Leistikow Park north pavilion (near boat landing), 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in gardening is welcome to attend. Bring a dish to share.  More...