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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.
The big clubs move a little clumsily in small hands, and the ball often leaves the tee spraying right, left or top-spinning into the turf. But there are smiles on the parents of the kids who are barely taller than their putters. Youth golf is back at the Pomme de Terre Golf Course. "We've been waiting for something like this," said Marty Ohren, as he watched son Matthew and daughter Katie work on the Pomme de Terre driving range with coach Lanna Stahman. "It's better to have somebody else besides the parents, teaching them how to do it right." PDT has had junior leagues before, but there'
The Morris 13-U baseball team won four games to claim the Morris Baseball Association 13U State Qualifying Tournament last weekend in Morris. The 13-U team improved to 14-0 this season and won its third tournament of the summer. Morris plays next at Willmar on July 11, and plays Minnewaska at 6:30 on July 12 in Morris. In the tournament, Morris defeated Melrose 10-5 in the championship game.
By Donald Kaul I don't know exactly what it is that conservatives want to conserve but I'm sure of one thing: It's not clean water. The conservatives of the Supreme Court, all four of them, did their best to wipe away the Clean Water Act last week. That they failed to do so was due to the reluctance of Justice Anthony Kennedy, who is a conservative but not crazy, to go along with the gag. At issue was the right of property owners to fill in watery areas on their land in order to develop them. The Clean Water Act requires getting Army Corps of Engineers permission before filling in wetland