Tricounty News

Kraut ’N Wurst Parade looking for entrants

If there is anyone interested in putting a unit in the Watkins Kraut ’N Wurst Parade for Saturday,
Aug. 3. Please call Tootz at 764-2109, or 764-9635, or Brenda at 764-2112.


Kimball Auxiliary meeting June 12

The Kimball American Legion Auxiliary Post 261 meeting will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at the Legion.

Ladies, this will be our last meeting until September of 2013. Please try to be there.

Thank you,

Cindy May, president

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.