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"Summertime, and the livin' is easy", the song says. So, how about some easy freezer/refrigerator jams this week. The first one comes to me "third hand" from Liz Ascheman to Judy Riley, to me. Rhubarb Blueberry Jam 5 C. rhubarb 3/4 C. water Cook until soft. Add 2 cups blueberries and 3 cups sugar. Boil 10 minutes. Remove from heat and add 1 pkg. (small) raspberry Jell-O. Stir and pour into containers. Freeze. Frozen Strawberry (or raspberry) Jam 4 C. crushed berries 3 1/2 oz powdered pectin (Sure-Jell) 1 C. white corn syrup 5 1/2 C. sugar Sift pectin over berries.
The City of Morris will be represented by Mayor Carol Wilcox and City Council member Sheldon Giese should a proposed annexation process reach the mediation phase. The council voted to approve the appointment of Wilcox and Giese, and to name City Manager Ed Larson an ex officio member of the mediation team, at its meeting Tuesday night. The council also may appoint a resident to the mediation team at a later date. Morris has made a request to the state to annex 165.5 acres of land now in Morris and Darnen townships. The city petitioned for annexation earlier this spring, and the state offic
Candidates for most major offices representing Stevens County have filed for election. One exception as of Friday are Minnesota State Senate District 11 incumbent Dallas Sams, a Democrat from Staples. Sams said earlier this year that he would run again. Tuesday, July 28 is the deadline for county and school board office filings. The City of Morris filing period is Aug. 29 to Sept. 12. In Stevens County, District 5 Commissioner Bob Stevenson and District 2 Commissioner Herb Kloos filed for reelection on Thursday.
Ethan Brigh Koehler was born July 7, 2006 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris, to Mike and Alethea Koehler of Morris. Ethan weighed 7 lbs. 7 oz. and was 19" long. Grandparents are Alfred and Delores Koehler from Morris and Elliot and Sandra Nelson from Benson.
Callie Marie Koser was born July 7, 2006 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris, to Darren and Nicole Koser from Herman. Callie Marie weighed 7 lbs. and was 18 1/2" long. Grandparents are Vern and Bernice Christie from Hancock and Rodney and Joan Koser from Herman. Great grandmother is Anna Mae Evink from Hancock.
There will be a baby shower for Haylee Anne Schmall, infant daughter of Grant and Sarah (Fahje) Schmall at the Church of the Nazarene Fellowship Hall in Alberta, on Saturday, July 22, at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome. An open house 30th wedding anniversary dance will be held for Craig and Marty Petersen on Saturday, July 22, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., at the Eagles club in Morris. An open house bridal shower will be held for Stacy Foss, bride to be of Jon Minke, on July 22 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., at the Morris Senior Citizens Center.
STEVENS COUNTY FOOD SHELF HOURS: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday; 10:30-11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; and 5:30-6:30 p.m., Thursday. Closed on holidays. Please bring own bags or boxes. LOCATION: 701 Iowa Ave. ALANON meets Tuesdays at 8 p.m., at 7 East 1st St., Morris. For information, call (320) 585-5368. NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS MEETING, Sundays, 8 p.m., at Easy Does It House, 7 East 1st St., Morris. For information, call (320) 585-5368. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weight control organization in Donnelly, meeting each Monday, 6 p.m., Donnelly Town Hall.
State Patrol Mark Richard Barsness, Cyrus, 6/2/06; seat belt, $107. Benjamin Gregory Faith, St. Cloud, 4/16/06; driving after revocation, $582, 30 days jail, stay 30 days for 1 year. Bryan Scott Heston, Frazee, 6/5/06; seat belt, $107. Paul Lloyd Severance, Pennock, 5/28/06; speeding, $132. Morris Police Derick Lee Mitchell Goette, Wilmot, S.D., 6/15/06; Theft, $132, 120 days jail, stay 100 days for 1 yr. on conditions. Paul Ryan Papesh, Glenwood, 10/23/05; drug possession, $1,582, 13 days jail. Amanda Jo Ridout, Hancock, 2/2/06; drug possession, $582, 8 days jail. Stevens Co.
Private burial services for James Royal Satter of Rem. Southwest Services, Inc. of Canby were held Thursday, July 13, 2006 at Summit Cemetery in Morris. Reverend Robert Amundson officiated. James Royal Satter, son of Roy and Gladys (LeSage) Satter, was born November 18, 1942 at the Stevens County Hospital in Morris. He was of Norwegian, German and French descent.
Nickolas A. Bresson, age 78, of Menomonie, Wis. passed away on July 10th 2006 at home surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Funeral services were Friday July 14, 2006 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Menomonie, with Rev. Thomas Krieg officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. The Menomonie Veterans Honor Guard provided military Honors. Nick was born on August 21, 1927 in Canby, the son of Alfred and Kunigunda (Bartemus) Bresson. As a young child he moved with his family to Morris.