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old days in the Ortonville area FROM HOLMQUIST. You see here another photo submiik! by Corwin "Corky" of Madison, Wisc., taken at the 1962 reunion of the OHS classes of 1937 and 1938. Left, Les Green, Mrs. Green, Mrs. Pat Daly, Joyce Luchsinger and Tom Toner. Right side, front Ruth Spanyers, R. H. Hoberg and Bob Nelson. 1992 Ortonville held during Ville National to clean Park. Whiting 60th wed- on Sat., July Legion. featured . the Month in Mrs. Eric Clinton are the born at the 1977 Will hold a this week in offi- year Jolene h, Lori and Lori s.°ngleader, and Marlo Churness. Adult advi- sors are Eldon Knutson, Mrs. Carl Olson, Mrs. Ron Scott and Norman Christensen. Jackeline Leiva of Hondurous will spend the next year as an exchange student with the Tom Anderson fami- ly. Ralph and Georgia Sealey were featured in the Know Your Merchant Series. John Cloos and Margaret DeGreef were elected to the Big Stone school board. 50 YEARS AGO July 17, 1952 A new Trinity Lutheran Church at Johnson will be dedicated on July 20th. It was built by Hasslen & Sons of Ortonville. Morgan Brown was named the new president of the Ortonville School Board. Other members of the board include Wayne Randleman, Mrs. John Sparrow, Harold Vikre, Irene Steiner and Ivan Stern. Rev. William Hull has f' resigned as the minister of the Ortonville Congregational Church. The Clinton area was hit by freakish winds yesterday evening, damaging crops in the area• The following births were recorded at the Ortonville Hospital: a boy to Mr. and Mrs. Arden Kraft of Correll, a boy to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Knutson of Odessa, a boy to Mr. and Mrs. Harley Kruse of Ortonville, a girl to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hansen of Ortonville and a boy to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Barr of Ortonville. DOWN MEMORY'S LANE From the Files of The Ortonville Independent 70 YEARS AGO June 23, 1932 A testimonial dinner in honor of E.V. (Pat) Cliff, Minnesota's candidate for national commander of the American Legion will be held on Sunday at the Ortonville armory. Hundreds of guests are expected to attend the first annual Community picnic being sponsored by the Odessa Community Club, a newly formed organization of busi- ness men and farmers in the area, to be held at the Dawald picnic grounds• Carl Eastvold and Charles Salmonson were the victors in the primary election in the race for the State legislature. Mary Ross and Ervin Mortenson were united in mar- riage Friday evening at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. F. Ross. A girl was born to Mr. and Mrs. Carl Eastvold at the Ortonville Hospital• This column sponsored in part by Nelson Electric Brent Nelson Commercial & Residential Wiring - Licensed & Bonded in MN & SD Ortonville, MN 56278 320-839-2631 clews at the Ray Schuelke Schuelke and Mr. and of Wall, SD, SD, Angie SD and 100th on on Sunday, guests at In Nassau in hoiaor of their son Austir,'s 4th birthday. Jane Perry of Seattle, WA, Andrea/- Kirchberg and friend A1 Johnson of Madison, WI, Peter Kirchberg, Ashley and Curtis of Houston, TX spent Friday, June 21 till Monday, June 24 at the home of their parents Mr. and Mrs. M.J. Kirchberg. Don Stolpman received word of the death of his cousin Vincent Stoll of Rice Lake, WI on Tuesday, June 25, Portable Storage Buildings. Slllles, $izn ti golorsl Delivery within 50 miles. Buildings for all you storage needs! STORAGE BUILDINGS 32-6889 Sat 9-3 • 5 Miles South of Milbank on Hwy. 15 2002. He was the son of John StoWs and grew up in Rosen. Mr. and Mrs. Mike Kirchberg, Vanessa, Brianna and Allyssa were among guests at the Jamie Jahn home in Madison on Sunday, June 23 in .honor of their son J'ordon's Ist birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Karels and grandson Christopher, Mr. and Mrs Dave Karels and Paul and Mrs. Marcy Trombley of Minnetonka were Friday evening visitors at the home of Mrs. Almira Karels. Roy and Shirley Dieck of Wisconsin spent a week at the home of her sister Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Millerbernd. On Saturday they attended the Kriese family l:eunion in Willmar with the Millerbernds. Mrs. I. Lund of Medford, OR was a Wednesday, June 26 forenoon visitor at the Alfred Volkenant home. Mrs. Alfred (Marie) Volkenant is a resident at Northridge in Ortonville since Wednesday, June 26, 2002. Friday afternoon, June 21 visitors at the MJ. Kirchberg home were Mrs. Marcy Trombley, Mrs. Germaine Senkbeil of Minnetonka and Mr. and Mrs. Ernie LeBouc of Ortonville. Mr. and Mrs. Michael Markstrom of Sioux Falls were June 15 weekend guests at the home of their daughter Mr. and Mrs. Ed Radermacher and family. Father's Day weekend guests at the Kevin Rademacher home were Greg Rademacher, Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Rademacher and Breanna of Brookings. June 22 weekend guests at the home of Mrs. Myra Schmieg were Mr. and Mrs. Marv Kirchberg of Bloomington, Mr. and Mrs. Scott Weber and twin girls Brittiany and Megan of No. St. Paul, Mr. and Mrs. Kelly Marsh Carter and Mikaela of Plymouth. Bridal Shower. e • • ehicle is in hands at • el AUTO BODY SHOP REPAIR & REPLACEMENT ESTIMATES WINDSHIELD INVENTORY JASON ROGGENBUCK RE$SIVE & GLASS CENTER, INC. Steve and Linda Roggenouck Street • Ortonville, MN 56278 Phone 320-839-2255 or Toll Free 888-819-2255 An open house bridal shower in honor of Colleen Pillatzki, bride to be of Scott Halbur was held at St. Joseph's School hall on Saturday  forenoon, June 22. They will be married at St. Joseph's Church on Saturday, July 20, 2002 Saturday evening, June 22 visitors at the home of Mrs. Almira Karels were Mr. and Mrs. Jason Karels, Mr. and Mrs. Gene Pillatzki, Mr. and Mrs. Brian Pillatzki and family of Minot, SD and Mrs. Marcy Trombley of Minnetonka. Mrs. Myra Schmieg and Mrs. Marvin Kirchberg spent Sunday, June 23 visiting with the Glen and Charlie Radermacher and Mrs. Frank Weber and son Ken and family in Ortonville and at the Dan Schmieg home in Big Stone on Sunday evening. Paul Karels of Hutchinson spent June 22 weekend at the home of his parents Mr. and Mrs. Dave Karels. Kirchberg reunion The M.J. Kirchberg family reunion was held at their home in Rosen on Saturday, June 22, 2002. Eight teams of relatives and friends met at the Madison Golf Club at 7 a.m. for the Annual Golf tournament. A potluck dinner was enjoyed at 12:30 p.m. and afternoon was spent with games and visiting and supper at 5:30 p.m. Attending were their children and grandchildren Mr. and Mrs. Tom Kirchberg, Mr. and Mrs. Randy Kirchberg, Caleb and Ethan, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Goblersch and Kyle of New Ulm, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Kirchberg of Bloomington, Mr. and Mrs• Kelly Marsh, Carter and Mikayla of Plymouth, Mr. and Mrs. Scott Weber and twins Brittiany and Megan of No. St. Paul, Jane Perry of Seattle, Mr. and Mrs. Bernie Kirchberg and Laura, Adam Kirchberg of Willmar, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Mork, Tracey, • Brady, Ryan and friend Tina Schlauderoff, Peter Kirchberg, Ashley and Curtis of Houston, TX, Andrea Kirchberg and friend AI Johnson of Madison WI, Mr. and Mrs. Arnie Kirchberg, Kevin and Cole of Milbank, Mr. and Mrs. Steve Barr, Alexis, Kristen and Caitlin of Ortonville, Mr. a,€l Mrs. Wayne Brehmer and Eric, Mr. and Mrs. Warren Kirchberg, Jon and Nicole, Mrs. Marcy Trombley, Mrs. Almira Karels, Mrs. Myra Schmieg, Mr. and Mrs. Jamie Jahn, Kylie, Karessa, Jordon of Madison, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Kirchberg, Vanessa, Brianna and Allyssa of rural Rosen. Annual Bayview 4th of July begins 9:30 a.m. Come help celebrate the Annual Bayview 4th of July Parade and celebration. Boat parade at 9:30 a.m. weather permitting. Line up for walking parade at Rick and Tammi Lundberg's west end of Bayview at 10:30 a.m. At noon, a picnic at Koehntopp and Vangsness cabins. Bring a dish to pass, lemonade and coffee furnished• Dress in red, white and blue. Border City will review applications The Border City Tax Committee will be setting a date to review all applications received. Border City Tax Credits apply to new/retained employees and are avail- able to new businesses, the retention of existing businesses, or the expan- sion of existing firms. Please call the EDA office at 839- 2618 if you would like an application or have questions. tertuary _Clinic 517 - 4th Ave. W. • Milbank, SD 57252  Open Saturday with regular hours/ PHONE i@ 605-432-9501 We'll Make It Worth Your Waifl Here's What's Coming! 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