LOCAL NEWS - FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018

Posted on 03-09-2018
MARCH IS NATIONAL AG MONTH, WHILE MARCH 17TH IS NATIONAL AG DAY. SOYBEANS ARE MINNESOTA'S BIGGEST EXPORT, WITH OVER TWO BILLION DOLLARS WORTH SENT OVERSEAS. THE SOYBEAN INDUSTRY ALONE ACCOUNTS FOR 16,000 MINNESOTA JOBS.


THE ROOSVELT AMERICAN LEGION IS SPONSORING A SPAGHETTI FEED, WITH PROCEEDS GOING TOWARDS THE WILLIAMS YOUTH RECREATION ASSOCIATION PLAYGROUND PROJECT. THAT'S SATURDAY, MARCH 17TH (4-7 PM). FREEWILL DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.


2 OR 3 PERSON TEAMS ARE BEING SOUGHT FOR A LAKE BRONSON ADVENTURE RACE ON MAY 12TH. THAT'S A TRIATHALON OF SORTS, WITH PART RUN, PART BIKE, AND PART WATER ACTIVITY. PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS KITTSON COUNTY LUTHERAN YOUTH MISSIONS. MORE INFORMATION BY CALLING 763-221-0603.


A MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR GORDON S. PALMQUIST OF WARROAD IS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 2:00 AT THE WARROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH. VISITATION IS ONE HOUR PRIOR. INTERMENT WILL BE AT A LATER DATE. GORDON PALMQUIST WAS 87.


A CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR LISA M. HALVORSON OF BAUDETTE IS TOMORROW FROM 1-3 AT HELGESON FUNERAL HOME IN BAUDETTE. LISA HALVORSON WAS 43.