Tricounty News

Firearm safety class sign-up

Firearm safety sign-up will be July 28, 2013 from 7-8 p.m.  at the Kimball Rod and Gun Club for anyone turning 12 BEFORE Dec. 31, 2013, or older. Birth Certificate required this night. Classes will be held every Wednesday and Sunday from 7-9 p.m., until field day on Saturday,
Aug. 17. MUST be able to attend field day! 

Call Charlie Serbus at (320) 761-6507 or Carly Serbus at (320) 266-6225 with any questions.

4-H Fashion Round-up

The 2013 Meeker County 4-H Public Fashion Review will be held on Tuesday, July 16th at Zion Lutheran Church in Litchfield at 7 p.m. This event has been planned by the families of those who will be participating. Thanks to all of you who will be helping out! The theme for this event is “Fashion Round Up”. Please join us for an exciting, fun-filled evening. Fashion Review judging winners will be awarded following the review. 


Donnay girls donate hair (again)

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W-Girls-Donate-Hair-Before-100 1696In the "before" photo on the right: Emma (7), Elizabeth (4), and Ellie Donnay (6) pose before their haircut. These girls have donated their hair to the Beautiful Lengths program. Beautiful Lengths is a partnership between Pantene and the American Cancer Society to donate free wigs to women who have lost their hair from cancer. Above: Emma, Ellie, and Elizabeth holding their ponytail donations. This was Emma and Ellie’s second time donating hair. It was Elizabeth’s first time. It’s their way of honoring cancer survivors, especially their Uncle Larry and Aunt Sue. The Donnay sisters donated 29 combined inches of hair. The girls’ parents are Erin (Schiefelbein) and Kevin Donnay of Kimball. Submitted photos.


IMPACT group learns about bugs (2)

Adam from the Sauk River Watershed District met our IMPACT group Tuedsday, June 25, at the Mud Lake access for a water/insect activity. We put on rubber boots, collected and indentified insects, tadpoles, and mayflies. Submitted photos.



Kimball youth help clean park

W-DSCN1286A special “thank you” to Cathy Grant and her ESY (Extended School Year) class for cleaning up Willow Creek Park last Tuesday, June 18! Pictured are, left to right, Vicki Woods, Laure Doering, Ethan Nilson, Brittany Wittrock, Brady Sanders, Tyler Anderson, Mellissa Hoffman, Christopher Reinert, Louis Wajcik, Joshua Statz, and Cathy Grant.