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JOHN DANIEL POLLOCK was born May 25, 2006 at Stevens Community Medical Center, Morris to the Rev. Benjamin and Rachel Pollock of Odessa. John Daniel weighed 7 lbs. 7 1/2 oz. and was 19 1/2 long. Grandparents are Randy and Sheila Pollock of Hailey, Idaho and the Rev. Warren and Joan Messmann from Ft. Wayne, Ind. Great grandparents are Roy and Evelyn Pollock of Fullerton, Calif.
Lindsey Marie Suess was born May 22, 2006 at Stevens Community Medical Center, Morris to Nathan and Tanya Suess of Morris. Linsdsey Marie weighed 6 lbs. 5 oz. and was 20 1/4 long. Grandparents are Mike and Brenda Taffe from Graceville and the late Dale Carlson; Ray and Peggy Suess of Morris. Great grandparents are Delores Eastman, Lois Taffe, Delores Miller, Punk and Ginger Carlson from Grace-ville and Delores Suess of Cooperstown, N.D.
An open house graduation party for Mitch Kleespies will be held on Saturday, June 3, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the home of Dennis and Laurie Feuchtenberger, 24473 450th Ave., Hancock. A bridal shower for Grace Mumm of Hancock, bride-to-be of Douglas Flaten, will be held on Saturday, June 3 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Morris Evangelical Free Church, 901 Scotts Ave., Morris. Everyone welcome.
Joseph Arnold Nelson, age 83, of Spicer, died Friday evening, May 26, at Glen Oaks Care Center in New London. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 2, at Kongsvinger Lutheran Church in Donnelly with Rev. David Nelson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Green Lake Funeral Home in Spicer with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty vowed a renewed commitment to holding government accountable and moving the state forward at a press conference announcing his re-election bid Wednesday in Eagan, according to a report on Pawlentys Web site. Pawlenty and Lt. Gov.
By Arden Tewksbury When dairy farmers opened their milk checks in late April, many were stunned to find out their advance check for the first 15 days of milk in April was worth only $1.11 per hundredweight (cwt), which is approximately 12 gallons of milk. Considering that the cost of production is between $13 per cwt and $17 per cwt, dairy farmers need a new pricing system. Warnings abounded that this price was coming, but it was hard for dairy farmers to accept the $11.11 as reality until they saw their checks. Unfortunately, some dairy farmers received only $10.68 per cwt.
By Earl Tilford War is nothing but a duel on a larger scale. Countless duels go to make up war, but a picture of it as a whole can be formed by imagining a pair of wrestlers. Each tries through physical force to compel the other to do his will; his immediate aim is to throw his opponent in order to make him incapable of further resistance. - Carl von Clausewitz, On War, page 1. World War IV, a duel between competing world views a total war for cultural, religious, political and economic hegemony has entered a new phase.
By Tammy Swift I saw my nephew graduate last week. It was the first graduation ceremony/party Id attended since my brothers high school commencement in 1992. Before that, I attended the 1986 college graduation of my sister. I still remember sitting in Row 63-ZZ of the arena, squinting to see Bertha amid all the ant-sized graduates scurrying below.
Ashby finds good District 11 choice Some things keep people away from public meetings, such as wind and rain, and an early 8 a.m. call. But not Ashby Republicans. Following a brief introduction, Douglas County Sheriff Bill Ingebrigtsen took the podium, addressing the crowd of supporters and well-wishers, who came to learn more about the opinions of the Republican candidate for the District 11 State Senate seat. The district includes Grant, Todd, Stevens and Douglas counties. Ingebrigtsen believes that government, at all levels, has gotten too big.
A Donnelly student received one of the top awards given to graduating seniors at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Bernadette OReilly received the Strzelczyk Award in Science and Allied Health, which recognizes an outstanding senior in the universitys College of Science and Allied Health for academic achievement and service to the campus and community. Robert and Judy Strzelczyk endowed the award in 1996.