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RI00II[R, [lift[P, [IVINt00 , .... i KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES Ortonviile Sun: 10 a.m. Public Meeting and Watchtower Study. Tues: 7:30 p.m. Book Study. Thurs: 7:30 p.m. Theocratic Ministry School and Meeting to Help Us Make Disciples. ARTICHOKE LAKE BAPTIST (13 miles north of Correll) Pastor Robert Gravley Sunday! 9 a.m. Sunday School; 10 a.m. Services. BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN Alban Township (6 miles east, 1.1/2 miles south of Milbank, SD) (LCMS) Vicar Kim Kanitz, 605-623-4281 Sunday: 8:30 a.m. Service; 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Tuesday: 7:30-8:30 p.m. Bible Class. ST. CHARLES CATHOLIC Big Stone City, SD Pastor: Fr. Ray Otto, OSB -" 605/432-4623 Office Manager: 605/862-8319 Mass Time: Sunday 9:00 a.m. ***** LIVING HOPE FELLOWSHIP 510 Burdick, Ortonviile Phone 839-3021 Pastor David Homrighausen Wed: 7:00 p.m. Bible Study & Prayer. Sun: 9:00 a.m. Sunday School; 10:00 a.m. Worship; 7 p.m. Praise and Worship. ARTICHOKE SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST 13 miles north on Co. #25, 1-1/2 miles west of Correll in Artichoke Township Pastor A. Raduly Elder Dennis Lund (320) 596-2117 Sat: 10 a.m. Sabbath School; 11:00 a.m. Worship. Sun: 6:00 a.m. WCCO Ch. 4 or KCCO Ch. 7 "It Is Written" speaker: Mark Finley; 6:00 a.m. "The Quiet Hour" WNAX, Yankton, SD, Bill Tucker, speaker; 9:30 a.m. "The Voice of Prophecy" WNAX, Yankton, SD, speaker/director Lonnie Melashenko. CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS 716 SW 5th St. Willmar, MN (320) 235-2442 President Elder Grant McKinney 3unday: 10:30 a.m. Sacrament Service; 11:30 a.m. Classes. Visitors Center open Sunday- Friday, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. CHRIST EPISCOPAL Milbank, SD First and Third Sunday of Month Holy Eucharist. All other Sundays morning prayer. 9 a.m. - All Services CORRELL UNITED METHODIST Rev. Larry Kasten Sun: 8:15 a.m. Morning Worship, ZION LUTHERAN Ortonville Rev. Shalom Kropfl Sun., July 13:10:30 a.m Service with Council Mtg. following; Blessing and Sending Forth Youth to Atlanta (Alli, Lindsey, and Sally). Thur., July 17:6 p.m. Ladies invit- ed to First English Lutheran EIDSKOG LUTHERAN Ortonville Rev. Shalom Kropfl Sun., July 13:9 a.m. Worship Service. Thur., July 17:6 p.m. Ladies invit- ed to First English Lutheran PEACE EV. LUTHERAN WELS 1501 Aspen Drive Milbank, SD Jason Schulz, Pastor Wed: 4 p.m. Confirmation Class; 6:30 p.m. Choir; 7:15 p.m. Bible Study. Sun: 8:30 a.m. Worship; 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. ABIDING FAITH FREE LUTHERAN Ortonviile Rev. David Hinrichs, Pastor Tue., July 8:7 p.m. WMF at Northridge; 7 p.m. Deacons; 8 p.m. Church Council. Wed., July 9:9:30 a.m. Mom's Bible Study; 7 p.m. Bible Study. Thurs., July 10:2 p.m. Sew and So. Sun., July 13:10:45 a.m. Worship Service. TRINITY LUTHERAN Walter Twp., Bellingham Pastor James Hesse July 13:10:30 a.m. Worship. ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN Bellingham Pastor James Hesse July 13:9 a.m. Worship, May the mystery of faith unfold to protect and provide your family with peace. These Weekly Courtesy of the Church Notices Following Firms... Steven G. Winther, DDS FAMILY DENTISTRY Ortonville, MN 320.839.2596 PRO AUTO Quality Used Autos ~ Complete Auto Body Ortonville, MN 320.839.2911 , , ,, DAN KAFKA INDEPENDENT HERBALIFE DISTRIBUTOR Personalized Weight Loss 320.839.3401 www.dletwlthdan.com 1-877-905-2462 Bellingham Farmers Mutual Telephone Co. 320-568-2105 THOLE DISTRIBUTING ORTON VILLE The Ortonville Independent CUNN CO=OP FARMERS ELEVATOR ASSOCIATION Ran Schlimme, Manager CLINTON, MN PHONE 325-5404 Clinton State Bank THE BANK THAT UNDERSTANDS CLINTON, MN FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN Ortonville Marlene Elmstrom, Pastor July 8:7 a.m. Squares; 8:30 a.m. Day of Love; 7 p.m. Bridges Support Group; 7:30 p.m. Gamblers Anonymous. July 9:5:30 p.m. Video Broadcast; 7 p.m. TAG Meeting. July 10:11 a.m. Northridge Bible Study; 8:30 p.m. Praise Band Rehearsal. July 12:7 p.m. Contemporary Worship Service with Communion. July 13:9 a.m Traditional Worship Service with Communion; 4:30 p.m. KDIO Broadcast. July 15:7 a.m. Squares; 8:30 a.m. Day of Love; 7 p.m. Sending Service for TAG Group; 7:30 p.m. Gamblers Anonymous; National Youth Gathering in Atlanta. TRINITY LUTHERAN Ortonville Richard Boehnke, Pastor Wed., July 9:1 p.m. Northridge Bible Study. Sun., July 13:9 a.m. Communion Service; 10:15 a.m. Bible Class; II a.m. Radio Broadcast. Man., July 14:6:30 p.m. Board of Education; 7:30 p.m. Elders. ZION UNITED METHODIST Bellingham Rev. Jan Marburger, Pastor Wed., July 9:9:30 a.m. Bible Study; 5-7 p.m. Ice Cream Social. Sun., July 13:10:30 a.m. Worship and Potluck, Picnic at the Park. NEW LIFE COMMUNITY BAPTIST Ortonville Todd Dahlgren, Pastor Tue: 7:30 a.m. "Lifeline" Prayer Time. Wed: 9:15 a.m. "Life Words" on KDIO Radio; 7 p.m. "Life Lessons" Mid-Week Service. Thurs: 9 a.m. Ladies Bible Study (Fireside Room). Fri: 9:15 a.m. "Life Words" On KDIO Radio; 12 p.m. Men of Integrity (Pizza Ranch). Sat: 7 a.m Men's Group Breakfast. Sun: 9 a.m. Friendship Breakfast; 9:30 a.m. Sunday School; 10:30 a.m. Worship Service, Friendship Lunch follows (Dorcas circle serves, Priscilla circle cleans). Man: 7 and 8 p.m. Softball Games. ST. JOHN'S, ST. JOSEPH'S & ST. JAMES' Ortonville, Rosen, Nassau Father Robert Goblirsch ST. JOHN'S - ORTONV1LLE Men., July 7:8 a.m. Mass. Wed., July 9:9:30 a.m. Mass. Fri., July 11: No Mass Sat., July 12:5 p.m. Mass. Sun., July 13:10:30 a.m. Mass. Rosary: 7:30 a.m. Men., Wed., and Fri. ST. JOSEPH'S - ROSEN Tue., July 8:8:30 p.m. Mass. Thurs., July 10:8:30 a.m. Mass. Sun., July 13:8 a.m. Mass. ST. JAMES' - NASSAU Sat., July 12:8 p.m. Mass. ORTONVILLE UNITED METItODIST Ortonville Rev. l,arry Kasten, Pastor Sun., July 13:9:30 a.m. Worship. Big Stone City senior citizens I Ill Evelyn Zahnow, Secretary Twenty seven guests attended the potluck dinner and meeting on Tuesday, July 1st with four additional bingo players in the afternoon We had a total of 20 bingo players. We sang one verse of America, gave the pledge to the flag, sang our table prayer and happy birthday. Our meeting at 1 p.m. was brought to order by Pres. Cliff. The sect'y and treas, reports were given and approved as read. Material on rent assistance for S.D. was presented and left for anyone who wanted information. The City will be cleaning our carpet in the near future. There was no other business brought up so meeting was closed. Our table setters for today were Julie Marie and Larraine. Our next meeting will be Aug. 5th with Larraine S. and Lamoine setting our tables. Myron called bingo for us in the absence of Julie Marie. We had readings and jokes by Mildred, Lamoine, Evelyn and Cliff. The afternoon was spent playing cards and bingo. American Heart sociation WE'RE FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE Thoughts for life Good news from the Washington Times - pro-life women shift to the majority!! The survey was done by the Center for the Advancement of Women which is based in New York and is a nonpartisan advocacy group for pro-choice women's rights. Fifty-one percent said the government should prohibit abortion or limit to extreme cases. Only thirty percent support making it generally available. There were lots of good things in the article but the best was a quote from women's rights activist who called the survey results "disturbing." Let's keep on disturbing them! See you at the MCCL booth at the fair this weekend. Offspring of Big Stone County have lots of adorable babies to show off again. Prairie Five menu Reservations may be made by calling the Senior Center. When requesting a meal call the Senior Center the day prior to eating at 839- 3555 before 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 8 Baked Turkey,. Dressing, Gravy, Buttered Beets, Pumpkin Custard, Raisin Bread Wednesday, July 9 Glazed Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Carrots, Pineapple Slices, Muffin Thursday, July 10 Salmon Loaf, Boiled Potatoes, Creamed Peas, Lemon Pudding, Whole Wheat Bread Friday, July 11 BBQ Rib, Oven Browned Potato, Vegetable Salad, Bread Pudding, Assorted Bread Monday, July 14 Baked Fish, Parslied Potatoes, Peas 'n Carrots, Sherbet, Whole Wheat Bread Tuesday, July 15 Build-A-Burger, Potato Chips, "... Think About These Things" by Rev. Wilfred C. Hansen PASTOR AT LARGE "And the peace of God, which surpasses all guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. And supply every need of yours in accordance to his Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:7 and 19 Reflect on: Drinking From a Saucer l've never made a fortune And it's probably too late now. But I don't worry about that much - I'm happy anyhow. , As I go along life s journey I m reaping better than I sowed. I m drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed. Ain't got a lot of riches. Sometimes the going's rough. But I got a kid that loves me. that makes me rich enough. I just thank God for His blessings, And the mercy He has bestowed. I m drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed. And I remember times when thins went wrong, And my faith got a little thin. But then all at once the dark clouds And the old sun broke through again. So Lord, help me not to gripe . About the tough rows I have hoed. I m drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed. And if God gives me the strength and couraqe When the way gets steep and- rough, I won t ask for other blessings, l'm already blessed enough. And may I never be too busy To help another bear his load. Then I'II keep drinking from my saucer, 'Cause my cup has overflowed -Author Mobile meals July 14-18: Barb Nornes, Darlene Mikkelson, Bev Berkner, Joyce Baked Beans, Jello/Topping, Whole Schuitz Wheat Bun ..................... July 2!=25: Ed Baumgartner .............. Bonna Rasset, Darlene Mikkelson SHARPEN YOUR HOOKS FOR THE INDEPENDEN May 12 thru Sept. 5 (16 weeks) PRIZES WEEKLY t.t  k =*=h =t*ey ==h  wit m:a%t 3-$s apl  oo a ora d   ,ra SEASON PRIZES Largest fish of each species entered each week will be eligible for a drawing at the end of the contest for at least $100. If some weeks there are no fish entered in a particular catery, the $15 prize will go toward the final drawing at the end of the contest in the same category, WALLEYE NORTHERN BULLHEAD PERCH Catch & Release Category TO prod.on/ the filh pOplgt]o in Big Stooe Like, this Catch & Release eatery hat helm dded Io the earlier, Aaglem at# encouraged I teke part  thi= ewnl. Ttnw should mellsure eir cch from  tip of the =ou to the end of the la and then relee the fkth. They the@d then report it to the perticipatg weigh =latloe, The person mching and releasing the inngo fish ech week will be reeogniud in The Oaonvi thdeperent. along with the wnners n the mher categories. GRAND TOTAL OF $1 IN SCRIP WILL BE GIVEN AWAY Contest Rules: 1. Anyone may enter this contest. Species eligible are 4. Walleye, Northern, Bullhead and Perch. weigh-in s approved. 2. Only fresh fish are acceptable as entries Frozen 5. Contest runs throt fish are not eligible. g week. 3. Fish must be caught on Big Stone Lake. 6. Scri F not cash, OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN D Bud's Bait Shop Lakeshore RV Park & Fruit Patronize the sponsors whose efforts and sponsorships Big Stone Cooperative Bud,s Bait Shop Carlson Drug Cashtown Dollar Store Cashtown Service CenBank Etc. Consignment I Bright Beautiful Blinds Hedge & Herberg Watch The Independent every winners, season leaders, photo Minnesota's favorite Hilltop's Lakeshore RV Liebe MacDaddY'S The Minnwest Ortonville Ortonville Pepsi Cola Co. Page 6  INDEPENDENT RI00II[R, [lift[P, [IVINt00 , .... i KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES Ortonviile Sun: 10 a.m. Public Meeting and Watchtower Study. Tues: 7:30 p.m. Book Study. Thurs: 7:30 p.m. Theocratic Ministry School and Meeting to Help Us Make Disciples. ARTICHOKE LAKE BAPTIST (13 miles north of Correll) Pastor Robert Gravley Sunday! 9 a.m. Sunday School; 10 a.m. Services. BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN Alban Township (6 miles east, 1.1/2 miles south of Milbank, SD) (LCMS) Vicar Kim Kanitz, 605-623-4281 Sunday: 8:30 a.m. Service; 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Tuesday: 7:30-8:30 p.m. Bible Class. ST. CHARLES CATHOLIC Big Stone City, SD Pastor: Fr. Ray Otto, OSB -" 605/432-4623 Office Manager: 605/862-8319 Mass Time: Sunday 9:00 a.m. ***** LIVING HOPE FELLOWSHIP 510 Burdick, Ortonviile Phone 839-3021 Pastor David Homrighausen Wed: 7:00 p.m. Bible Study & Prayer. Sun: 9:00 a.m. Sunday School; 10:00 a.m. Worship; 7 p.m. Praise and Worship. ARTICHOKE SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST 13 miles north on Co. #25, 1-1/2 miles west of Correll in Artichoke Township Pastor A. Raduly Elder Dennis Lund (320) 596-2117 Sat: 10 a.m. Sabbath School; 11:00 a.m. Worship. Sun: 6:00 a.m. WCCO Ch. 4 or KCCO Ch. 7 "It Is Written" speaker: Mark Finley; 6:00 a.m. "The Quiet Hour" WNAX, Yankton, SD, Bill Tucker, speaker; 9:30 a.m. "The Voice of Prophecy" WNAX, Yankton, SD, speaker/director Lonnie Melashenko. CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS 716 SW 5th St. Willmar, MN (320) 235-2442 President Elder Grant McKinney 3unday: 10:30 a.m. Sacrament Service; 11:30 a.m. Classes. Visitors Center open Sunday- Friday, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. CHRIST EPISCOPAL Milbank, SD First and Third Sunday of Month Holy Eucharist. All other Sundays morning prayer. 9 a.m. - All Services CORRELL UNITED METHODIST Rev. Larry Kasten Sun: 8:15 a.m. Morning Worship, ZION LUTHERAN Ortonville Rev. Shalom Kropfl Sun., July 13:10:30 a.m Service with Council Mtg. following; Blessing and Sending Forth Youth to Atlanta (Alli, Lindsey, and Sally). Thur., July 17:6 p.m. Ladies invit- ed to First English Lutheran EIDSKOG LUTHERAN Ortonville Rev. Shalom Kropfl Sun., July 13:9 a.m. Worship Service. Thur., July 17:6 p.m. Ladies invit- ed to First English Lutheran PEACE EV. LUTHERAN WELS 1501 Aspen Drive Milbank, SD Jason Schulz, Pastor Wed: 4 p.m. Confirmation Class; 6:30 p.m. Choir; 7:15 p.m. Bible Study. Sun: 8:30 a.m. Worship; 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. ABIDING FAITH FREE LUTHERAN Ortonviile Rev. David Hinrichs, Pastor Tue., July 8:7 p.m. WMF at Northridge; 7 p.m. Deacons; 8 p.m. Church Council. Wed., July 9:9:30 a.m. Mom's Bible Study; 7 p.m. Bible Study. Thurs., July 10:2 p.m. Sew and So. Sun., July 13:10:45 a.m. Worship Service. TRINITY LUTHERAN Walter Twp., Bellingham Pastor James Hesse July 13:10:30 a.m. Worship. ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN Bellingham Pastor James Hesse July 13:9 a.m. Worship, May the mystery of faith unfold to protect and provide your family with peace. These Weekly Courtesy of the Church Notices Following Firms... Steven G. Winther, DDS FAMILY DENTISTRY Ortonville, MN 320.839.2596 PRO AUTO Quality Used Autos ~ Complete Auto Body Ortonville, MN 320.839.2911 , , ,, DAN KAFKA INDEPENDENT HERBALIFE DISTRIBUTOR Personalized Weight Loss 320.839.3401 www.dletwlthdan.com 1-877-905-2462 Bellingham Farmers Mutual Telephone Co. 320-568-2105 THOLE DISTRIBUTING ORTON VILLE The Ortonville Independent CUNN CO=OP FARMERS ELEVATOR ASSOCIATION Ran Schlimme, Manager CLINTON, MN PHONE 325-5404 Clinton State Bank THE BANK THAT UNDERSTANDS CLINTON, MN FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN Ortonville Marlene Elmstrom, Pastor July 8:7 a.m. Squares; 8:30 a.m. Day of Love; 7 p.m. Bridges Support Group; 7:30 p.m. Gamblers Anonymous. July 9:5:30 p.m. Video Broadcast; 7 p.m. TAG Meeting. July 10:11 a.m. Northridge Bible Study; 8:30 p.m. Praise Band Rehearsal. July 12:7 p.m. Contemporary Worship Service with Communion. July 13:9 a.m Traditional Worship Service with Communion; 4:30 p.m. KDIO Broadcast. July 15:7 a.m. Squares; 8:30 a.m. Day of Love; 7 p.m. Sending Service for TAG Group; 7:30 p.m. Gamblers Anonymous; National Youth Gathering in Atlanta. TRINITY LUTHERAN Ortonville Richard Boehnke, Pastor Wed., July 9:1 p.m. Northridge Bible Study. Sun., July 13:9 a.m. Communion Service; 10:15 a.m. Bible Class; II a.m. Radio Broadcast. Man., July 14:6:30 p.m. Board of Education; 7:30 p.m. Elders. ZION UNITED METHODIST Bellingham Rev. Jan Marburger, Pastor Wed., July 9:9:30 a.m. Bible Study; 5-7 p.m. Ice Cream Social. Sun., July 13:10:30 a.m. Worship and Potluck, Picnic at the Park. NEW LIFE COMMUNITY BAPTIST Ortonville Todd Dahlgren, Pastor Tue: 7:30 a.m. "Lifeline" Prayer Time. Wed: 9:15 a.m. "Life Words" on KDIO Radio; 7 p.m. "Life Lessons" Mid-Week Service. Thurs: 9 a.m. Ladies Bible Study (Fireside Room). Fri: 9:15 a.m. "Life Words" On KDIO Radio; 12 p.m. Men of Integrity (Pizza Ranch). Sat: 7 a.m Men's Group Breakfast. Sun: 9 a.m. Friendship Breakfast; 9:30 a.m. Sunday School; 10:30 a.m. Worship Service, Friendship Lunch follows (Dorcas circle serves, Priscilla circle cleans). Man: 7 and 8 p.m. Softball Games. ST. JOHN'S, ST. JOSEPH'S & ST. JAMES' Ortonville, Rosen, Nassau Father Robert Goblirsch ST. JOHN'S - ORTONV1LLE Men., July 7:8 a.m. Mass. Wed., July 9:9:30 a.m. Mass. Fri., July 11: No Mass Sat., July 12:5 p.m. Mass. Sun., July 13:10:30 a.m. Mass. Rosary: 7:30 a.m. Men., Wed., and Fri. ST. JOSEPH'S - ROSEN Tue., July 8:8:30 p.m. Mass. Thurs., July 10:8:30 a.m. Mass. Sun., July 13:8 a.m. Mass. ST. JAMES' - NASSAU Sat., July 12:8 p.m. Mass. ORTONVILLE UNITED METItODIST Ortonville Rev. l,arry Kasten, Pastor Sun., July 13:9:30 a.m. Worship. Big Stone City senior citizens I Ill Evelyn Zahnow, Secretary Twenty seven guests attended the potluck dinner and meeting on Tuesday, July 1st with four additional bingo players in the afternoon We had a total of 20 bingo players. We sang one verse of America, gave the pledge to the flag, sang our table prayer and happy birthday. Our meeting at 1 p.m. was brought to order by Pres. Cliff. The sect'y and treas, reports were given and approved as read. Material on rent assistance for S.D. was presented and left for anyone who wanted information. The City will be cleaning our carpet in the near future. There was no other business brought up so meeting was closed. Our table setters for today were Julie Marie and Larraine. Our next meeting will be Aug. 5th with Larraine S. and Lamoine setting our tables. Myron called bingo for us in the absence of Julie Marie. We had readings and jokes by Mildred, Lamoine, Evelyn and Cliff. The afternoon was spent playing cards and bingo. American Heart sociation WE'RE FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE Thoughts for life Good news from the Washington Times - pro-life women shift to the majority!! The survey was done by the Center for the Advancement of Women which is based in New York and is a nonpartisan advocacy group for pro-choice women's rights. Fifty-one percent said the government should prohibit abortion or limit to extreme cases. Only thirty percent support making it generally available. There were lots of good things in the article but the best was a quote from women's rights activist who called the survey results "disturbing." Let's keep on disturbing them! See you at the MCCL booth at the fair this weekend. Offspring of Big Stone County have lots of adorable babies to show off again. Prairie Five menu Reservations may be made by calling the Senior Center. When requesting a meal call the Senior Center the day prior to eating at 839- 3555 before 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 8 Baked Turkey,. Dressing, Gravy, Buttered Beets, Pumpkin Custard, Raisin Bread Wednesday, July 9 Glazed Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Carrots, Pineapple Slices, Muffin Thursday, July 10 Salmon Loaf, Boiled Potatoes, Creamed Peas, Lemon Pudding, Whole Wheat Bread Friday, July 11 BBQ Rib, Oven Browned Potato, Vegetable Salad, Bread Pudding, Assorted Bread Monday, July 14 Baked Fish, Parslied Potatoes, Peas 'n Carrots, Sherbet, Whole Wheat Bread Tuesday, July 15 Build-A-Burger, Potato Chips, "... Think About These Things" by Rev. Wilfred C. Hansen PASTOR AT LARGE "And the peace of God, which surpasses all guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. And supply every need of yours in accordance to his Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:7 and 19 Reflect on: Drinking From a Saucer l've never made a fortune And it's probably too late now. But I don't worry about that much - I'm happy anyhow. , As I go along life s journey I m reaping better than I sowed. I m drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed. Ain't got a lot of riches. Sometimes the going's rough. But I got a kid that loves me. that makes me rich enough. I just thank God for His blessings, And the mercy He has bestowed. I m drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed. And I remember times when thins went wrong, And my faith got a little thin. But then all at once the dark clouds And the old sun broke through again. So Lord, help me not to gripe . About the tough rows I have hoed. I m drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed. And if God gives me the strength and couraqe When the way gets steep and- rough, I won t ask for other blessings, l'm already blessed enough. And may I never be too busy To help another bear his load. Then I'II keep drinking from my saucer, 'Cause my cup has overflowed -Author Mobile meals July 14-18: Barb Nornes, Darlene Mikkelson, Bev Berkner, Joyce Baked Beans, Jello/Topping, Whole Schuitz Wheat Bun ..................... July 2!=25: Ed Baumgartner .............. Bonna Rasset, Darlene Mikkelson SHARPEN YOUR HOOKS FOR THE INDEPENDEN May 12 thru Sept. 5 (16 weeks) PRIZES WEEKLY t.t  k =*=h =t*ey ==h  wit m:a%t 3-$s apl  oo a ora d   ,ra SEASON PRIZES Largest fish of each species entered each week will be eligible for a drawing at the end of the contest for at least $100. If some weeks there are no fish entered in a particular catery, the $15 prize will go toward the final drawing at the end of the contest in the same category, WALLEYE NORTHERN BULLHEAD PERCH Catch & Release Category TO prod.on/ the filh pOplgt]o in Big Stooe Like, this Catch & Release eatery hat helm dded Io the earlier, Aaglem at# encouraged I teke part  thi= ewnl. Ttnw should mellsure eir cch from  tip of the =ou to the end of the la and then relee the fkth. They the@d then report it to the perticipatg weigh =latloe, The person mching and releasing the inngo fish ech week will be reeogniud in The Oaonvi thdeperent. along with the wnners n the mher categories. GRAND TOTAL OF $1 IN SCRIP WILL BE GIVEN AWAY Contest Rules: 1. Anyone may enter this contest. Species eligible are 4. Walleye, Northern, Bullhead and Perch. weigh-in s approved. 2. Only fresh fish are acceptable as entries Frozen 5. Contest runs throt fish are not eligible. g week. 3. Fish must be caught on Big Stone Lake. 6. Scri F not cash, OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN D Bud's Bait Shop Lakeshore RV Park & Fruit Patronize the sponsors whose efforts and sponsorships Big Stone Cooperative Bud,s Bait Shop Carlson Drug Cashtown Dollar Store Cashtown Service CenBank Etc. Consignment I Bright Beautiful Blinds Hedge & Herberg Watch The Independent every winners, season leaders, photo Minnesota's favorite Hilltop's Lakeshore RV Liebe MacDaddY'S The Minnwest Ortonville Ortonville Pepsi Cola Co. Page 6  INDEPENDENT