Tricounty News

A moment at the Kingston Veterans Memorial

At the Kingston Memorial Day service, Eugene Rumsey (center) posed with his grandchildren (from left) Dawn Savat, Aaron Savat, Austin w-Kingston MemDay family
Savat, and Anne Savat in front of the memorial. Rumsey served in the Navy from 1950-54. Photo by Amanda Garding.


Pillow cleaning Friday, June 14

Carlson Fluff & Puff Pillow Cleaning Service will be at the Kimball Legion Club 7 a.m. to noon Friday, June 14. This is sponsored by the Kimball Legion Auxiliary.


Lake Maria State Park celebrates 50 years

Fifty years of bringing people and nature together will be celebrated at the park’s environmental center on June 8, beginning at 10 a.m. with a presentation by the Zoomobile, featuring Minnesota wildlife. At 11 a.m., the University of Minnesota’s Raptor Center will present its program on Minnesota’s hawks and owls. Other highlights will include short presentations on park history, a display of wildlife artwork from local schools, ice cream and cake at noon, and plenty of chances to explore the park. Open House day is also National Get Outdoors Day, with free admission to all state parks.

Lake Maria State Park is located in Silver Creek Township on Co. Rd. 111, just north of Co. Rd. 39. For more information, call (763) 878-2325.

Auditions Scheduled for ‘Oliver’

Dassel-Cokato Community Theatre’s Summer Musical

Dassel-Cokato Community Theatre is posting an audition call for its summer musical production of “Oliver!” Randy Wilson is both Creative and Vocal Director for this production and Brian Veith is the Instrumental Director.

Cast auditions are scheduled for Tuesday, May 28, 6 p.m., or Thursday, May 30, 6 p.m., in the Dassel-Cokato Performing Arts Center. Participants are welcome to come to either audition time. Those auditioning should prepare and bring a song that demonstrates their vocal range. An accompanist will be available. They should also bring their summer conflict schedule (vacations, weddings, etc.)


Information for IMPACT calendar needed

Any organizations that would like to place an announcement in the 2013-2014 IMPACT calendar, please contact Nancy or Lexi.

Nancy can be reached by phone at (320) 492-7658, or e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Lexi can be reached by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .