April 9, 2014 RSS feed / Community

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Katelyn Hain joins NDSU Walsh County Extension staff

Katelyn Hain is the “new kid” at the NDSU Extension-Walsh County office in Park River. The Minnesota native has joined the staff as the new agriculture and natural resource agent-in-training.  More...

Park River man named alumnus of the year

Retired Park River area farmer Earl Marifjeren was honored as the Alpha Gamma Rho Epsilon Chapter Alumnus of the Year March 8, at the NDSU fraternity’s annual Founder’s Day program.  More...

Darla Lee, Donald Timian planning June wedding

Darla Lee of Grafton and Donald Timian of Drayton announce their engagement and plans to be married.  Darla is the daughter of Lester and Patricia Lee of Adams. More...

Reading program returning to Carnegie Library

Carnegie Regional Library in Grafton will host a summer reading program for children again this year that will be led by former Grafton educator Elaine Broker.  More...

WIC Program announces new income levels for eligibility

Income eligibility guidelines for the North Dakota Special Supplemental Nutrition Program forWomen, Infants and Children (WIC) have increased, according to Colleen Pearce, WIC Program director with North Dakota Department of Health.  More...

Dundee Mutual Insurance celebrating 125 years

Dundee Mutual Insurance Company of Park River, organized by a group of farmers in Dundee Township in 1889, is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.  More...

Birthdays

April 15  Dustin Matcha, Grafton Julie Narlock, Center Point, Ind. Marie Oihus, Fargo  April 17  Henrietta Smith, Crookston, Minn. Carrie Daley, Warsaw  April 19  Sharon Matcha, Grafton Nick Marc More...

Anniversaries

April 11  Darvin and Mavis Lane,  Alvin, Texas  April 15  Joe and Julie Czapiewski,  West Fargo Kent and Debbie Davis, Concord, Calif. More...

Michele Lorenzen named LSTC Fish Employee of the Month

Michele Lorenzen was recently named the Life Skills and Transition Center Fish Employee of the Month for February 2014.  More...

Volunteers needed for senior companions program

Seniors age 55 plus who are healthy, active and interested in helping their older neighbors are needed to volunteer for Lutheran Social Services Senior Companions.  More...

Health notes

Child Abuse  Prevention Month  April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. More...