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You are cordially invited to the Milbank Mall Holiday Open House Sunday, November 9 - 1 to 4 p.m. Enjoy Holiday Music, Refreshments and Door Prizes! "Curly" Doschadis services for Clare Beardsley, were held Doschadis, son of (Exner) Doschadis, 13, 1935 in Arthur Traverse County, where he was also lnd confirmed into the country school thru before transferring to Where he completed his from Beardsley 1954. Worked at various jobs in area for the next few .24, 1957, he was united in >hyliss Hoffman at St. Church in Browns worked for the State Highway and in 1963, he and the caf6 in they ran for the next 21are began working full- e Big Stone County )artment, where he work until retiring in 0f 1997. They have to live in Beardsley since i ; Catholic Church in Beardsley, where he served as an usher; he was a member of the Retired Volunteer Firemen, having served for twenty years, and he was a member of the Town & Country Club. His favorite hobbies included fishing, hunting playing cards, cheering for the Vikings and Twins, going to coffee with his friends and going to the casino. He especially enjoyed helping his children and spending time with his family and friends. Clare died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003 at the Holy Trinity Hospital in Graceville, having lived to reach the age of 68 years. He is survived by his wife: Phyliss Doschadis of Beardsley; three children: Greg (SuAnn) Doschadis of Beardsley, Colleen (Jim) Neal of Alberta and Jeff (Shannon) Doschadis of Chicago, IL; two grandchildren: David Guse of Alberta and Sydney Doschadis of Beardsley; two brothers: Leon (Virgil) Doschadis and Howard Doschadis, both of Beardsley; sister: Janet Kontz of Beardsley; sister-in- law: Joyce Doschadis of Graceviile; his mother-in-law: Harriet Hoffman of Graceville and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother: Ray Doschadis; one infant sister and his father-in-law: Victor Hoffman. Pallbearers for the service were: Scott Doschadis, Bob Spitzer, Darby Karsky, Gary Haugen, Alois Deutsch Jr., Robbie "Boo" Hills and Richard Schmidt. Janet Kellen served as organist for the service, with Sue Sykora and Stacy Sibson serving as song leaders. Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris a member of St. Mary's was in charge of the arrangements. Vern Kottwitz Vern Kottwitz, 71, of Oct. 29, 2003, at the Nov. 16, 1931, in to Henry and Ester He grew up in a tour of duty in the Korean War. He to meet and marry his aOVed to San Francisco his trade, and then edar Rapids, IA, before ng to Casper where they dedicated employee at Lithographing for g in 1997. Ken enjoyed spending time with his family, time in the outdoors; hunting, fishing or golfing. He was always .ready to travel and see new places. He could regularly be found at the Senior's Center playing cards with many of his friends. He will be greatly missed and will always remain in our hearts. Survivors are one daughter: Debbie Vincent and husband, Casper, WY, two sons: Dan Kottwitz and wife, Casper, WY; Don Kottwitz and wife, Elko, NV; three sisters: Donna Rabe, Milbank, SD, Darlene Caeser, Billings, MT, Kay Strandvold and husband, Miibank, SD and seven grandchildren. Preceding Kenneth in death was his wife Evelyn in 1996, his parents and two brothers. Memorials are preferred to the American Diabetes Association, Research Division, 232 East 2rid Street #200, Casper, Wyoming 82601 Memorial Chapel Funeral Home and Crematory was in charge of the arrangements. :rman 103, of Appleton, Oct. 29 at Appleton Home. Services were held qov. 1, 2003 at Zion Urch in Appleton with officiating. Was at the Appleton City ,ed by five children: Ih) Beyer of San Diego, CA, Norman (and Ruth) Schuerman of St. Paul, Marvin (and Verna) Schuerman of Moose Lake, Wilbert (and Verda) Schuerman of Bloomington, and Marilyn (and Ralph) Hoffman of Danvers; 15 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Luverne Dove Luverne Dove, 91, of Appleton, died on Thursday, Oct. 30th, 2003 at her home in Appleton. Funeral services will be held today, Tuesday, Nov. 4th at 11 a.m., at Zion Lutheran Church in Appleton with Pastor Scott Nagel officiating. Interment will be at the Appleton City Cemetery. There will be visitation one hour prior to the services at the church on Rosen news By M.J. Kirchberg Lee Pepka of Murrieta, CA and Douglas Lundberg of Morrcroft, WY were Monday, Oct. 20 evening visitors at the Edward Karels home. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Karels, Blaine and Kayla of Breckenridge and Betty Comstock and daughter Ashley of Mankato were Oct. 25 weekend guests at the Kay Karels home and attended the estate sale of the late Fr. Agdus Karels in Ortonville on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003. Mrs. John Adelman spent Sunday afternoon, Oct. 26 till Wednesday, Oct. 29 at the home of her mother Mrs. Marie Larson at Tracy. A baby shower in honor of Nicholas Philip, son of Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Holmquist of Fargo was hosted by great-grandmother Almira Karels at her home on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003. Attending were grandmother Eileen Karels of Fergus Falls, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Karels of St. Cloud, Sara Uhlenkamp and Brendan, Stacy Karels of Paynesville, Mrs. Susan Taylor and Austin of Brookings, Mrs. Curt Stewart and Heidi of Burnsville, Melanie Karels of Dawson, Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Karels, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Karels, Mrs. Joe Karels, Mrs. M.J. Kirchberg, Mrs. Julie Henrich, Carol Karels, Joan Foley, Mrs. Jason Karels and Mrs. Gene Pillatzki. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Adelman were among relatives that attended the 60th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Tuesday morning. Vaala Funeral Home of Appleton is handling the arrangements for Luverne Dove. Luverne is survived by three sons: Kenley (and Jenny) Dove of Venice, Italy, Steve (and Marianne) Dove of Burnsville, and Mark Dove of Redwood Falls, eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Vic Tenneson at the American Legion in Madison and Mass at St. Michael's Catholic Church on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 25, 2003. Mrs. Julie Henrich visited Rose Schuelke in Madison on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 29. Sunday, Oct. 26 dinner and afternoon guests at the Jerry Adelman home were Mr. and Mrs. Mike Adelman and sons of Graceville. St. Joseph's Mission Group members, Mrs. Julie Henrich, Mrs. Myra Schmieg, Mrs. M.J. Kirchberg, Mrs. Almira Karels, Mrs. Joan Strei and Mrs. Manfred Krakow were Thursday, Oct. 30 afternoon visitors at the Bernard Pillatzki home. Randy Kirchberg and Dave Glocksien of New Ulm were Oct. 25 weekend guests at the M.J. Kirchberg home and enjoyed hunting in this area. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Schuelke visited with Barbara Kanthak at her apartment in Milbank on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Sunday afternoon visitors at the Warren Kirchberg home were Randy Kirchberg and Dave Glocksien of New Ulm. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Millerbernd were Sunday, Oct. 26, visitors at the Tom Schwarz home in New UIm. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Blahosky of Circle Pines, were Sunday, Oct. 26 afternoon visitors at the Edward Karels home. Ortonville school news r t r r  ,, James Knoll Elementary Calendar of Events Tuesday, Nov. 4:3:30-6 p.m. Trojan Tech after School program in the Media Center. Wednesday, Nov. 5:9:30 a,m.- 2:30 p.m. - Second grade will go to Bonanza Educational Center for curricular and environmental education activities; 12:30 p.m. School Safety Patrol prog.ram for elementary students In the Auditorium. Thursday, Nov. 6:3:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Parent/Teacher Conferences. Individual student conference appointments will have been sent home earlier in the week; 3:30-6 p.m. Trojan Tech after School program in the Media Center Friday, Nov. 7: No School for all Students; 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Parent- teacher conferences continue throughout the day. School Lunch Tuesday, Nov. 4: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Diced Pear Sauce, Milk Lunch: Italian Spaghetti, Cheesy w Check out our web site at " ww.ortonvilleindependent.com J French Bread, Garden Salad, Mixed Fruit Sauce, OPTIONAL CHOICE 4- 12: Baked Potato/Meat/Cheese Wednesday, Nov. 5: Breakfast: Eng. Muffins, P. Butter/Jelly, Orange Juice, Milk Lunch: Turkey Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Corn, Pineapple Orange Sauce, Dinner Rolls Thursday, Nov. 6: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Trix Yogurt, Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Diced Peach Sauce, Milk Lunch: Soft Shelled Tacos, Lettuce, Cheese, Salsa, Batter Bite Fries, Applesauce, Churros Friday, Nov. 7: No School Monday, Nov. 10: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Diced Pear Sauce, Milk Lunch: 4-12 Chickenwich, K-3 Chicken Nuggets, Bread Slice, Diced Pear Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy Tuesday, Nov. 11: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Donut Holes, Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Applesauce, Milk Lunch: Max Chicken Quesadillas, Salsa, Black Olives, Garden Salad, Diced Peach Sauce, Ice Cream Bar, OPTIONAL CHOICE 4-12: Baked Potato/Meat/Cheese Extension II I I John Cunningham County Extension Director Big Stone County Ortonville, MN 56278 320-839-2518 DATES TO REMEMBER: Nov. 11 - Veterans, Day - County Offices closed Nov. 15 - 4-H Enrollment, etc forms due to Extension Office Nov. 17 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Ortonville School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Nov. 18 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Clinton School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Nov. 20 - Leadership Training, Time and Place TBD Nov. 28-20 - County Offices closed for Happy Thanksgiving Dee. 15 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Ortonville School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Dec. 16 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Clinton School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Dec. 24 - County Offices close at noon (Christmas Eve) Dec. 25 - County Offices closed for Christmas Dc. 29 4-H Standing Committees meet at the Extension Office: Achievement/Records at 4:00 p.m.; Promotional/Membership at 5:00 p.m.; Projects Unlimited at 6:00 p.m.; and Livestock at 7:00 p.m. Bellingham news I By Margret Stueckrath Phone 568-2430 Carol Olson was not present when her name was called for $100 on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at the Beilingham Community Day Drawing. Nov. 5 the drawing will be for $100. Vicki Larsen's grandson Bart Dale and great grandson Thomas Dale of Plymouth spent the weekend hunting and helping their grandmother with chores. Lyle and Karen Schake of Madison were Wednesday evening visitors at the Wally and Lois Larson home. Mary Wildung, Geraldine Blahosky, Lois Larson, Joan Weber and Bonnie Pearson visited with Linda (Perry) Kleven at Our Place Cafe on Wednesday afternoon. Linda is from Oregon and was in the area visiting family and friends. Bruce Dahl of Winsted and three friends spent from Friday afternoon till Tuesday at the home of his mother Betty Nelson and spent time hunting. Joleen, Lucas and Chandler Van Hoorn and Lois Larson attended the I I Halloween Party at the Bellingham School on Friday night. Joleen Van Hoorn and Lois Larson attended the 50th Anniversary Open House for Vernon and Carol Olson on Saturday afternoon at the Bellingham Hall. Joleen Van Hoorn and Lois Larson were among those that attended the retirement party for Vera Meyer at the After Five Supper Club in Madison. Vera retired after working over 35 years at the Madison Lutheran Home. Visitors at Ron Nelson's on Friday were Steve Rudnick and Brandon. Saturday Ron Nelson was helping Larry Rudnick at the home place. Saturday visitors at Ron Nelson's were Craig Anderson and Matt from Minneapolis. Mel Omen and Frank Bergerson were Tuesday visitors at Ron Nelson's. Alfred and Barb Borgerson attended the funeral of Ruby Versaevel at Zion Lutheran Church in Appleton. Have you come up with an idea fur a great new product or service? Dreamed up the next "big thin" Or do you already have a successful business and you want to bring it to the next level? Let us know! The Mille Lacs Band of Oiibwe is sponsoring an entrepreneurship contest to inspire and encourage business partnerships with the Band. Prizes in the age 18 and older category range from $500 to $2,500. For the under age 18 category, prizes range from $250 to $1,000. The deadline for entries is January 15, 2004. For more infurmadon and corttest entry mateiiah, visit www.millelacibwe.Oqg' or contact Jery Isakmn at {320) 5324816 or Sharon Jam,- at (320) 532-8817. WASTE MANAGEMENT be running a AF DAY in Ortonville Friday, Nov. 14th ONE DAY ONLY Please place your/eaves where you normally place your garbage. D&L Photo 1.Hour Photo Processing Lab 307 Main St., Milbank 432-5222 Acron from Pizza Ranch Second Set Free Tuesdays Planning ahead for Christmas? Don't forget photo greeting cardsl Make an' appointment now to have your family ?ortraita taken for greeting cards and enlargements. Sifting Fee =7% o.,= person '1" "=) Nov. 4, 2003 INDEPENDENT Page 7 You are cordially invited to the Milbank Mall Holiday Open House Sunday, November 9 - 1 to 4 p.m. Enjoy Holiday Music, Refreshments and Door Prizes! "Curly" Doschadis services for Clare Beardsley, were held Doschadis, son of (Exner) Doschadis, 13, 1935 in Arthur Traverse County, where he was also lnd confirmed into the country school thru before transferring to Where he completed his from Beardsley 1954. Worked at various jobs in area for the next few .24, 1957, he was united in >hyliss Hoffman at St. Church in Browns worked for the State Highway and in 1963, he and the caf6 in they ran for the next 21are began working full- e Big Stone County )artment, where he work until retiring in 0f 1997. They have to live in Beardsley since i ; Catholic Church in Beardsley, where he served as an usher; he was a member of the Retired Volunteer Firemen, having served for twenty years, and he was a member of the Town & Country Club. His favorite hobbies included fishing, hunting playing cards, cheering for the Vikings and Twins, going to coffee with his friends and going to the casino. He especially enjoyed helping his children and spending time with his family and friends. Clare died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003 at the Holy Trinity Hospital in Graceville, having lived to reach the age of 68 years. He is survived by his wife: Phyliss Doschadis of Beardsley; three children: Greg (SuAnn) Doschadis of Beardsley, Colleen (Jim) Neal of Alberta and Jeff (Shannon) Doschadis of Chicago, IL; two grandchildren: David Guse of Alberta and Sydney Doschadis of Beardsley; two brothers: Leon (Virgil) Doschadis and Howard Doschadis, both of Beardsley; sister: Janet Kontz of Beardsley; sister-in- law: Joyce Doschadis of Graceviile; his mother-in-law: Harriet Hoffman of Graceville and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother: Ray Doschadis; one infant sister and his father-in-law: Victor Hoffman. Pallbearers for the service were: Scott Doschadis, Bob Spitzer, Darby Karsky, Gary Haugen, Alois Deutsch Jr., Robbie "Boo" Hills and Richard Schmidt. Janet Kellen served as organist for the service, with Sue Sykora and Stacy Sibson serving as song leaders. Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris a member of St. Mary's was in charge of the arrangements. Vern Kottwitz Vern Kottwitz, 71, of Oct. 29, 2003, at the Nov. 16, 1931, in to Henry and Ester He grew up in a tour of duty in the Korean War. He to meet and marry his aOVed to San Francisco his trade, and then edar Rapids, IA, before ng to Casper where they dedicated employee at Lithographing for g in 1997. Ken enjoyed spending time with his family, time in the outdoors; hunting, fishing or golfing. He was always .ready to travel and see new places. He could regularly be found at the Senior's Center playing cards with many of his friends. He will be greatly missed and will always remain in our hearts. Survivors are one daughter: Debbie Vincent and husband, Casper, WY, two sons: Dan Kottwitz and wife, Casper, WY; Don Kottwitz and wife, Elko, NV; three sisters: Donna Rabe, Milbank, SD, Darlene Caeser, Billings, MT, Kay Strandvold and husband, Miibank, SD and seven grandchildren. Preceding Kenneth in death was his wife Evelyn in 1996, his parents and two brothers. Memorials are preferred to the American Diabetes Association, Research Division, 232 East 2rid Street #200, Casper, Wyoming 82601 Memorial Chapel Funeral Home and Crematory was in charge of the arrangements. :rman 103, of Appleton, Oct. 29 at Appleton Home. Services were held qov. 1, 2003 at Zion Urch in Appleton with officiating. Was at the Appleton City ,ed by five children: Ih) Beyer of San Diego, CA, Norman (and Ruth) Schuerman of St. Paul, Marvin (and Verna) Schuerman of Moose Lake, Wilbert (and Verda) Schuerman of Bloomington, and Marilyn (and Ralph) Hoffman of Danvers; 15 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Luverne Dove Luverne Dove, 91, of Appleton, died on Thursday, Oct. 30th, 2003 at her home in Appleton. Funeral services will be held today, Tuesday, Nov. 4th at 11 a.m., at Zion Lutheran Church in Appleton with Pastor Scott Nagel officiating. Interment will be at the Appleton City Cemetery. There will be visitation one hour prior to the services at the church on Rosen news By M.J. Kirchberg Lee Pepka of Murrieta, CA and Douglas Lundberg of Morrcroft, WY were Monday, Oct. 20 evening visitors at the Edward Karels home. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Karels, Blaine and Kayla of Breckenridge and Betty Comstock and daughter Ashley of Mankato were Oct. 25 weekend guests at the Kay Karels home and attended the estate sale of the late Fr. Agdus Karels in Ortonville on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003. Mrs. John Adelman spent Sunday afternoon, Oct. 26 till Wednesday, Oct. 29 at the home of her mother Mrs. Marie Larson at Tracy. A baby shower in honor of Nicholas Philip, son of Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Holmquist of Fargo was hosted by great-grandmother Almira Karels at her home on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003. Attending were grandmother Eileen Karels of Fergus Falls, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Karels of St. Cloud, Sara Uhlenkamp and Brendan, Stacy Karels of Paynesville, Mrs. Susan Taylor and Austin of Brookings, Mrs. Curt Stewart and Heidi of Burnsville, Melanie Karels of Dawson, Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Karels, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Karels, Mrs. Joe Karels, Mrs. M.J. Kirchberg, Mrs. Julie Henrich, Carol Karels, Joan Foley, Mrs. Jason Karels and Mrs. Gene Pillatzki. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Adelman were among relatives that attended the 60th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Tuesday morning. Vaala Funeral Home of Appleton is handling the arrangements for Luverne Dove. Luverne is survived by three sons: Kenley (and Jenny) Dove of Venice, Italy, Steve (and Marianne) Dove of Burnsville, and Mark Dove of Redwood Falls, eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Vic Tenneson at the American Legion in Madison and Mass at St. Michael's Catholic Church on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 25, 2003. Mrs. Julie Henrich visited Rose Schuelke in Madison on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 29. Sunday, Oct. 26 dinner and afternoon guests at the Jerry Adelman home were Mr. and Mrs. Mike Adelman and sons of Graceville. St. Joseph's Mission Group members, Mrs. Julie Henrich, Mrs. Myra Schmieg, Mrs. M.J. Kirchberg, Mrs. Almira Karels, Mrs. Joan Strei and Mrs. Manfred Krakow were Thursday, Oct. 30 afternoon visitors at the Bernard Pillatzki home. Randy Kirchberg and Dave Glocksien of New Ulm were Oct. 25 weekend guests at the M.J. Kirchberg home and enjoyed hunting in this area. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Schuelke visited with Barbara Kanthak at her apartment in Milbank on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Sunday afternoon visitors at the Warren Kirchberg home were Randy Kirchberg and Dave Glocksien of New Ulm. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Millerbernd were Sunday, Oct. 26, visitors at the Tom Schwarz home in New UIm. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Blahosky of Circle Pines, were Sunday, Oct. 26 afternoon visitors at the Edward Karels home. Ortonville school news r t r r  ,, James Knoll Elementary Calendar of Events Tuesday, Nov. 4:3:30-6 p.m. Trojan Tech after School program in the Media Center. Wednesday, Nov. 5:9:30 a,m.- 2:30 p.m. - Second grade will go to Bonanza Educational Center for curricular and environmental education activities; 12:30 p.m. School Safety Patrol prog.ram for elementary students In the Auditorium. Thursday, Nov. 6:3:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Parent/Teacher Conferences. Individual student conference appointments will have been sent home earlier in the week; 3:30-6 p.m. Trojan Tech after School program in the Media Center Friday, Nov. 7: No School for all Students; 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Parent- teacher conferences continue throughout the day. School Lunch Tuesday, Nov. 4: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Diced Pear Sauce, Milk Lunch: Italian Spaghetti, Cheesy w Check out our web site at " ww.ortonvilleindependent.com J French Bread, Garden Salad, Mixed Fruit Sauce, OPTIONAL CHOICE 4- 12: Baked Potato/Meat/Cheese Wednesday, Nov. 5: Breakfast: Eng. Muffins, P. Butter/Jelly, Orange Juice, Milk Lunch: Turkey Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Corn, Pineapple Orange Sauce, Dinner Rolls Thursday, Nov. 6: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Trix Yogurt, Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Diced Peach Sauce, Milk Lunch: Soft Shelled Tacos, Lettuce, Cheese, Salsa, Batter Bite Fries, Applesauce, Churros Friday, Nov. 7: No School Monday, Nov. 10: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Diced Pear Sauce, Milk Lunch: 4-12 Chickenwich, K-3 Chicken Nuggets, Bread Slice, Diced Pear Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy Tuesday, Nov. 11: Breakfast: Cereal Choices or Donut Holes, Cinnamon Wheat Toast, Applesauce, Milk Lunch: Max Chicken Quesadillas, Salsa, Black Olives, Garden Salad, Diced Peach Sauce, Ice Cream Bar, OPTIONAL CHOICE 4-12: Baked Potato/Meat/Cheese Extension II I I John Cunningham County Extension Director Big Stone County Ortonville, MN 56278 320-839-2518 DATES TO REMEMBER: Nov. 11 - Veterans, Day - County Offices closed Nov. 15 - 4-H Enrollment, etc forms due to Extension Office Nov. 17 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Ortonville School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Nov. 18 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Clinton School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Nov. 20 - Leadership Training, Time and Place TBD Nov. 28-20 - County Offices closed for Happy Thanksgiving Dee. 15 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Ortonville School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Dec. 16 - Afterschool Cloverbuds at Clinton School (3:15-4:30 p.m.) Dec. 24 - County Offices close at noon (Christmas Eve) Dec. 25 - County Offices closed for Christmas Dc. 29 4-H Standing Committees meet at the Extension Office: Achievement/Records at 4:00 p.m.; Promotional/Membership at 5:00 p.m.; Projects Unlimited at 6:00 p.m.; and Livestock at 7:00 p.m. Bellingham news I By Margret Stueckrath Phone 568-2430 Carol Olson was not present when her name was called for $100 on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at the Beilingham Community Day Drawing. Nov. 5 the drawing will be for $100. Vicki Larsen's grandson Bart Dale and great grandson Thomas Dale of Plymouth spent the weekend hunting and helping their grandmother with chores. Lyle and Karen Schake of Madison were Wednesday evening visitors at the Wally and Lois Larson home. Mary Wildung, Geraldine Blahosky, Lois Larson, Joan Weber and Bonnie Pearson visited with Linda (Perry) Kleven at Our Place Cafe on Wednesday afternoon. Linda is from Oregon and was in the area visiting family and friends. Bruce Dahl of Winsted and three friends spent from Friday afternoon till Tuesday at the home of his mother Betty Nelson and spent time hunting. Joleen, Lucas and Chandler Van Hoorn and Lois Larson attended the I I Halloween Party at the Bellingham School on Friday night. Joleen Van Hoorn and Lois Larson attended the 50th Anniversary Open House for Vernon and Carol Olson on Saturday afternoon at the Bellingham Hall. Joleen Van Hoorn and Lois Larson were among those that attended the retirement party for Vera Meyer at the After Five Supper Club in Madison. Vera retired after working over 35 years at the Madison Lutheran Home. Visitors at Ron Nelson's on Friday were Steve Rudnick and Brandon. Saturday Ron Nelson was helping Larry Rudnick at the home place. Saturday visitors at Ron Nelson's were Craig Anderson and Matt from Minneapolis. Mel Omen and Frank Bergerson were Tuesday visitors at Ron Nelson's. Alfred and Barb Borgerson attended the funeral of Ruby Versaevel at Zion Lutheran Church in Appleton. Have you come up with an idea fur a great new product or service? Dreamed up the next "big thin" Or do you already have a successful business and you want to bring it to the next level? Let us know! The Mille Lacs Band of Oiibwe is sponsoring an entrepreneurship contest to inspire and encourage business partnerships with the Band. Prizes in the age 18 and older category range from $500 to $2,500. For the under age 18 category, prizes range from $250 to $1,000. The deadline for entries is January 15, 2004. For more infurmadon and corttest entry mateiiah, visit www.millelacibwe.Oqg' or contact Jery Isakmn at {320) 5324816 or Sharon Jam,- at (320) 532-8817. WASTE MANAGEMENT be running a AF DAY in Ortonville Friday, Nov. 14th ONE DAY ONLY Please place your/eaves where you normally place your garbage. D&L Photo 1.Hour Photo Processing Lab 307 Main St., Milbank 432-5222 Acron from Pizza Ranch Second Set Free Tuesdays Planning ahead for Christmas? Don't forget photo greeting cardsl Make an' appointment now to have your family ?ortraita taken for greeting cards and enlargements. Sifting Fee =7% o.,= person '1" "=) Nov. 4, 2003 INDEPENDENT Page 7