Tricounty News

St. Anne's parish fall festival was Sunday, Sept. 15

Saint Anne looks on as families from around the area gathered for the last church festival of the season: St. W-DSCF1882Anne’s Fall Festival in Kimball. Wouldn’t you know the rains we’ve waited on for weeks came the night before the festival? It may have dampened the ground, but not the spirits. Watch here next week for results of the raffle. Staff photo by Anton Matua.


Assumption Parish Fall Beef Dinner Oct. 6

Assumption Parish in Eden Valley plans their Fall Beef Dinner for 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6.

The menu includes roast beef, mashed potatoes/gravy, coleslaw, corn, dinner rolls, homemade pies, coffee, and milk. Take-out is available.

Prices are $8 for adults, $4 for ages 5-11, and ages 4 and under are free.

Parkinsons support Sept. 24

A support group for people with Parkinsons and their care partners is being started in Kingston at the Kingston Apostolic Lutheran Church. The initial meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24. This meeting will be facilitated by Heidi Olson, who is a Registered Nurse and has been involved with Parkinsons support groups for 20 years. The church is located at 71580 CSAH 27 in Kingston.

If you are interested in attending this meeting, or need further information, please call (320) 224-1912.

Making Dreams A Reality

Hilltop Health Care Center has made many dreams come true over the course of the summer.  Gerald and Edie Lies went to a local baseball game at Pearl Lake. Gerald has always loved baseball and it was a beautiful day for watching a game. Art Donnay went fishing at the Cold Spring Lion’s Park. Art has always enjoyed fishing and enjoys the W-Art-Donnayoutdoors. He spends every day that he can outside soaking up the sun. Hilltop has made more than 30 resident dreams come true since the beginning of the program! Hilltop started the dream program in August 2012 and plans to keep the dream program going forever.


Christian Women meet Sept. 12

“Fall Fashion’s in the Air!” That’s the theme for a great brunch you won’t want to miss at Reichel’s Event Center, Annandale at
9:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12. Come and enjoy a wonderful meal and style show put on by A Wreath of Franklin of Buffalo. To wrap up the morning, speaker Dorothy Ruppert of Winona will speak about “A Better Plan” as she unfolds how many of her plans were shattered as she raised an adopted daughter with mental illness. Make reservations by calling Shereee before 8 p.m. at (320) 963-6625, Dawn at (612) 723-3905, or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . This event is sponsored by Stonecroft Ministries.