July 12, 2017 RSS feed / Happenings

St. John’s invites children to vacation Bible school

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Grafton invites area children to “Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School: Created by God, Built for a Purpose.”  An end of summer event, Maker Fun Factory VBS will be hosted at St. More...

Riverfest's 20th celebration to begin Thursday, July 13

Drayton Riverfest, Drayton’s 20th annual summer celebration, begins Thursday, July 13, with a firemen’s burger night and Valley Cruisers car show.  Friday features a morning golf tournament and afternoon games and refreshments on the More...

Historical society to meet

Walsh County Historical Society will hold a quarterly meeting at the Minto Community Center on Thursday, July 13. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m., following the weekly Thursday night cook-out on Harvey Avenue.   More...

Annual sale at Quale church

Quale Lutheran Church WELCA will host their annual article and food sale Wednesday, July 19, at 7:30 p.m., at the church located in rural Fordville. Everyone is welcome to attend.   More...

Police Blotter

June 26, 4:24 a.m., report of a person experiencing a mental health issue on Burgamott Avenue.  June 26, 6:39 p.m., report of a traffic accident on Hwy. 17. More...

Thrive church plans block party July 22 in Grafton

Thrive Community Church is hosting a block party in Grafton on Saturday, July 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Forest River Legion steak fry

Members of the Forest River American Legion will serve their annual steak fry Sunday, July 16, from 4-7 p.m., at the Forest River American Legion.   A full steak supper will be served, as well as hamburgers and hot dogs. More...

Mass set at St. Thomas church

Mass will be held at St. Thomas Catholic Church on Saturday, July 22, at 4 p.m.  Rev. Timothy Schroeder of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Grafton will lead the mass which will include a baptism. More...

Cemetery group to meet

Gustavus Adolphus Cemetery Association will hold an annual meeting Thursday, July 13, starting at 2 p.m., at the Fairdale Café. Anyone interested is welcome to attend.   More...

Local Events Calendar:

Thursday, July 13  Walsh County Historical Society quarterly meeting, 7 p.m., at the Minto Community Center.  Gustavus Adolphus Cemetery Association annual meeting, 2 p.m., at the Fairdale Café in Fairdale.  More...