June 28, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Chit chat and more than that

Villa De Remer ladies do more than socialize

They get together in the community room a couple times a week. Most days it is just to chit chat about this or that, other days a group of ladies who live at Villa DeRemer (Villa) have a purpose for their get-togethers.  More...

Campbell, Uphus to recite vows at summer wedding

Melissa Campbell and Jake Uphus announce their engagement and upcoming wedding which will take place Aug. 12, 2017, at Sauk Centre, Minnesota.  More...

Marvin, Marlene Jiskra celebrate 50th anniversary

Marvin and Marlene Jiskra of Minto recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner and limo ride to a local casino.  More...

Marvin selects award of excellence recipients

Marvin Windows and Doors recently announced second quarter Award of Excellence recipients for the plant in Grafton. Selected for the recogniziation were Brad Ruhland, Tim McDonald and Tyson Gravelle. More...

Kyle Moen passes state journeyman’s test

Kyle Moen of Grafton successfully passed the North Dakota State Electrical Board’s journeyman’s test in Bismarck in March of 2017.  More...

County 4-H’ers participate in district communication arts event

Fifteen Walsh County 4-H youth participated in the District 4-H Communication Arts contest held in Grand Forks on June 6. Local youth competed against 4-H’ers from Grand Forks and Pembina counties.  More...

Birthdays

July 1 Arthur Rakowski, Bismarck July 4 Miranda Hejny, Oak Grove, Minnesota Shirley Carnine, Amery,Wisconsin July 5 Jen Burns, Fargo Kristyle Brolin, Las Vegas, Nevada  July 6 Livianna Holmg More...

Goings on at the Good Sam

Thank you to the ladies at Trinity Lutheran Church for inviting us to their luncheon on June 21, we had a great time. The flowers are blooming and we are enjoying getting outside on the nice days. More...

Miss SummerFest 2017

The second annual Miss SummerFest Pageant was held Sunday, June 18, at Grafton Public Schools Performing Arts Center. More...

CHI- Friendship-supported employees awarded APSE ‘Best of the Best’ honors

Three local CHI Friendshipsupported employees recently received APSE 2017 Best of the Best Awards by the Association of People Supporting Employment.  More...

Dabble with Dell

There are three garden vegetables that are most healthy for us. I did not realize potatoes are first on the list, then carrots, parsnips and then beets being equal. I love them all. I know carrots are used in many recipes that are tasty. More...

Koppang, Bjerke elected to NAIFA committees

Sharalyn Koppang and Harlynn Bjerke, both of Adams, were recently elected to NAIFA Insurance committees at the North Valley Group of North Dakota Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors June meeting.  More...

Brad Schanilec attends reinsurance summit

Brad H. Schanilec of Walsh County Mutual in Minto completed Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company’s first Mutual Summit held May 8-11 in Grinnell, Iowa. More...

Mariah Lardy joins First Care Health Center

Mariah Lardy of Richmond, Minnesota recently joined the marketing department at First Care Health Center in Park River.  Lardy gradu- ated from Concordia College with a degree in business-marketing and communicationpublic relations. More...

Pageant promenade

Joelle Sunstrom, Miss Heart of the Valley 2016, competed at the 2017 Miss North Dakota Pageant Saturday, June 10, in Dickinson. The Grafton woman finished among the top 11 contestants, receiving a $1,200 scholarship.   More...