Some welcome rain fell on Saturday evening/Sunday morning. Crops continue to look good. The garden produce at the Stevens County Fair looked fantastic too. We had some hail on the 15th.
St. John's/Kongsvinger news: There will be joint services at St. John's at 8:30 a.m. on Aug. 19. This is a change from what was announced earlier. On Aug. 26 the parish will lead services under the big top tent at the Threshing Bee grounds. There will be no services at either church that day.
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