Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly News.
After enjoying several weeks of warm, dry weather it rained Saturday evening, some places in the area got over two inches of rain. Some farmers that have unplanted fields may not get them planted this year
There will be joint services at 9:30 a.m. on 1st, 3rd, 5th Sundays of the month at Kongsvinger and the 2nd, 4th Sunday at St. John's followed by a coffee hour at both churches. Communion service will be the 1st and 4th Sundays.
Community Vacation Bible School co-sponsored by Zion and Good Shepherd Lutheran Church will take place from 1 to 4 p.m June 24-27 at Good Shepherd Lutheran church. For more information call 585-6868.
The threshing bee royalty was in parades in Cyrus and Chokio on June 8 and on June 11. They also helped out the RUSC kinship garden gala at Faith Lutheran Church in Morris.
Nominations are now open for candidates for threshing bee royalty contact Sandy Dunn 246-3292 for more information.
The Donnelly Community Club had its monthly meeting on June 10 after the annual ice cream social as we continue making plans for the bee. As of now, we plan on having most of the favorite events back again.
Eldred Jackson of Starbuck passed away on June 4 . Local survivors include his wife former Donnelly area resident Corrine (Devick).
Linda Claassen, of Morris, passed away on June . Local survivors include her sister -in -law Kelly (Tom) Clausen of Chokio. Kelly is a former Donnelly area resident.