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I have had a couple of requests for cool summer "slush" recipes, and I have been able to come up with these. I've made a couple of them and the others come from Recipes.com and have been given 4 stars. That is a great Website, and I could spend a day there. First, I'll do a Pina Colada mix. Thanks, Aggie. PINA COLADA 1- 46 oz. can pineapple juice 1- 12 oz. can frozen lemonade 2-3 cups light rum 1 Qt. Pina Colada mix Freeze in 5 qt. pail. To serve, fill glasses with 1/2 the slush mix and 1/2 7-Up. CRANBERRY SLUSH 1/2 Qt. cranberry juice 1 6 oz. can pink lemonade 12 oz. 7-Up 12 oz.
A group working to explore the reuse of the former Morris Area Elementary School said progress was being make, that prospects for the property appear good, and it urged patience by the City of Morris as their efforts continue. Members of the Elementary School Reuse Action Team briefed the City Council about its work at Tuesday's council meeting. The group is charged with designing a plan for potential uses for the almost 18-acre school parcel. The city purchased the land and buildings from the Morris Area School District last year, with city officials stating they wanted control over the la
15 Years Ago June 18, 1991 Sun There was more than the heat of the day warming the UMM PE Center Friday afternoon. According to UMM Chancellor David Johnson in his welcome to the 28th commencement ceremonies, there was also the "warmth of pride". From 61 graduates in the first class in 1964 to the over 400 in the Class of 1991, there are now over 7000 alumni of UMM. Johnson noted that this was the largest graduating class in the history of the campus. Auxiliary officers to Walter Tripp Post No. 29, American Legion, were recently installed at the clubrooms.
MYA AVERY SCHMIDGALL was born June 19, 2006 at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll, Iowa to Steph and Joe Schmidgall of Lake View, Iowa. Mya Avery weighed 7 lbs. 3 oz. and 19 1/2" long. Grandparents are Bob and Lori Bogue and Doug and Pat Schmidgall, all of Lake View, Iowa. Great grandparents are Duane and Marge Werkmeister of Lake View, Iowa, Dorothy Bogue of Wall Lake, Iowa, and Gene and Dorothy Schmidgall of Hancock.
JACKSON KEVIN SCHOENECKER was born February 16, 2006 at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina to Kurt and Randee Schoenecker of Shakopee. Jackson Kevin weighed 7 lbs. 12 oz. and was 19 3/4" long. Grandparents are Greg and Bonnie Weiler of Morris and Rich and Rosie Schoenecker of Shakopee. Great grandparents are Rosalys Weiler of Morris, Wayne Rohloff of Morris and Viola Weiers of New Prague.*
HOLDEN DAVID QUAAL was born June 15, 2006 at Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls to Vernon and Kim Quaal of Underwood. Holden David weighed 8 lbs. 5 oz. and was 21" long. Grandparents are Eilert and Dorraine Beyer of Cyrus and John and Connie Quaal of Underwood. Great grandmothers are Laura Beyer of Starbuck and Alma Quaal of Wadena.
Stop by McGinnis Appliance July 5 to wish Marilyn Thymian Happy Birthday and enjoy some birthday cake. There will be an open wedding dance for Tera Taffe and Nate Kleepsie on Saturday, July 8, at 8 p.m., at the Old No. 1. Everyone welcome. An open house bridal shower for Sara Koos, bride-to-be of Brent Tabor, will be held on Sunday, July 9 at the Minnewaska Lutheran Home Commons area in Starbuck from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
RECYCLING TRAILER TIMES AND LOCATIONS for rural residents: Alberta - 1st Saturday and Sunday of the month; south of the Cargill Elevator. Chokio - 2nd Saturday and Sunday of the month, in the County Shop, Hwy. 28. Donnelly - 3rd Saturday and Sunday of the month; just off Hwy. 9, south of City Park. Hancock - 4th Saturday and Sunday of the month, across alley from Hancock Co-op.
Funeral services for Lois Brown of Morris were held Friday, June 30, 2006, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Alberta. Reverend Julius Miller officiated. Burial was at Summit Cemetery in Morris. Lois Jeannette Pedersen, daughter of Peter Chris and Lula Anna (Smith) Pedersen, was born February 5, 1920, on a farm near Carroll, NE in Wayne County. At the age of five years, the family moved to a farm near Bristol, Ind.. In November, 1926, they returned to Wayne County, Neb., where Lois began her schooling.
The Morris Area High School baseball team had a tough time getting rolling early in the season, but gathered themselves and made an impressive run that landed them in the Minnesota State Baseball Tournament. Essentially the same players have had no trouble maintaining that momentum this summer. The Morris Legion team improved to 4-1 with a 15-8 win over Benson on Thursday at Chizek Field. Morris lost its first game last weekend, falling 9-6 at Moorhead, but rebounded with an 8-5 win at Glenwood earlier this week. The Legion is off until a July 6 game against Clinton at 6:30 p.m.