LOCAL NEWS - MONDAY, JULY 3, 2017
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Posted on 07-03-2017
ROSEAU COUNTY’S OUTSTANDING SENIOR CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS FOR 2017 ARE SHARON MILLER OF GREENBUSH AND GARY “JACKIE” ERICKSON OF BADGER.

THEY’LL BE HONORED JULY 13TH AT THE 45TH ANNUAL ROSEAU COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION BANQUET AT ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH IN BADGER; AND AT CHURCH NIGHT AT THE ROSEAU COUNTY FAIR.




AN EXPANSION PROJECT AT ROSEAU’S MUNICIPAL LIQUOR STORE IS ABOUT TWO WEEKS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE; COMPLETION IS EXPECTED BY LATE SUMMER.

CITY OFFICIALS EXPECT THE NEW SPLASH PAD AT SOUTH RIVERVIEW PARK WILL BE DONE EARLY THIS MONTH.

AND A CREW FROM SPAIN HAS FINISHED WORK ON REPLACING WOODEN PANELS AT THE CITY CENTER.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR TODD PETERSON SAYS THOSE PANELS WERE COVERED UNDER WARRANTY; HE HAD INITIALLY FILED A CLAIM FIVE OR SIX YEARS AGO.




FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATIONS HAVE BEEN GOING INTO WARROAD AND GREENBUSH SINCE LAST FRIDAY.

4TH OF JULY PARADES ARE TOMORROW MORNING IN GREENBUSH (10 A.M.); AND TOMORROW AFTERNOON IN BAUDETTE (2 P.M.) AND WARROAD (4 P.M.).




ROSEAU COUNTY HAS HAD VARIABLE AMOUNTS OF RAIN THE PAST WEEK, WITH THE CITY OF ROSEAU GETTING ABOUT TWO INCHES OF RAIN OVER THE PAST SEVEN DAYS.

VINCE GODON, AT THE GRAND FORKS NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE, EXPECTS A SLIGHTLY DRIER THAN NORMAL JULY.




ANGLE INLET (AT THE NORTHWEST ANGLE) NOW HAS A LARGE BUOY MARKING THE LOCATION AS THE NORTHERNMOST POINT IN THE CONTINENTAL UNITED STATES.

JOE HENRY IS THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF LAKE OF THE WOODS TOURISM.




A MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL FOR RICHARD NOVACEK OF GREENBUSH IS THIS MORNING AT 10:30 AT BLESSED SACRAMENT CATHOLIC CHURCH IN GREENBUSH. VISITATION IS AN HOUR PRIOR. BURIAL IS AT ST. ALOYSIUS CATHOLIC CEMETERY IN LEO.

DICK NOVACEK WAS 85.




A FUNERAL SERVICE FOR JON SWENSON IS THIS MORNING AT ELEVEN AT THE FREE LUTHERAN CHURCH IN ROSEAU. VISITATION IS FROM NINE TO ELEVEN A.M. MILITARY HONORS ARE BY THE ROSEAU MEMORIAL HONOR GUARD. BURIAL IS AT NORLAND CEMETERY IN SALOL.

JON SWENSON WAS 68.




A FUNERAL SERVICE FOR RAY ELIASON OF ROSEAU IS FRIDAY MORNING AT ELEVEN AT MOE LUTHERAN CHURCH IN ROSEAU. VISITATION IS THURSDAY EVENING (5-7 PM) WITH A SEVEN O’CLOCK PRAYER SERVICE AT HELGESON FUNERAL HOME IN ROSEAU. MILITARY RITES ARE BY THE ROSEAU MEMORIAL HONOR GUARD.

RAY ELIASON WAS 92.




A MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR JERMAINE “KIMBLE” BRAY IS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE PAVILION PARK IN WARROAD.

JERMAINE BRAY WAS 76.