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SENTINEL TRIBUNE Wednesday, November 7, 2007 Page 7 MIRROR OF BYGONE DAYS TEN YEARS AGO November 5, 1997 Twelve year old Kelsey Robinson, Walnut Grove, bagged a deer with her bow and arrow recently in the Walnut Grove vicinity. This is her first year of hunting. Area. travelers were faced with cold and blowing snow all day Sunday. At times it was a total white out on the roads. Local Girl Scouts celebrat- ed their 85th anniversary at the Community Center last Thursday afternoon. TWENTY YEARS AGO November 4, 1987 Wendy Pemble, a senior at Walnut Grove High School. was chosen KNUJ Player of the Week last week. Wendy is the daughter of Gary and Marlys Pemble, Walnut Grove. Firemen were called out on a hazy Halloween after- noon Saturday, October 31, when they responded to a fire five miles north of town. Grass along the ditch near the George Lindberg farm was burning out of control and the department was called to help keep it in check. Christy Pankonin, a mem- ber of the Sanborn/Lamberton/Walnut Grove FF.h, will represent the MN FFA Association in the American Royal Queen Event. Christy is Minnesota's FFA Queen and is serving as MN FFA Secretary. She is also MN Beef Queen. Kristy is the daughter of Wayne and Judy Pankonin. THIRTY YEARS AGO November 3, 1977 Mrs. Barb Hoyt was the winner Sunday of a new 1977 Chevrolet Malibu. Barb purchased one ticket on the bright red coup from Albert Beens of Windom. The car was raffled off by the Lions Club of Windom. Neighbors of George Bartlett, who has been hos- pitalized with a heart attack, came With combines, pickers, tractors, wagons, and trucks to help out with the harvest. Within eight hours all was done but to plow under the stubble. Friday afternoon, neighbors again came with 28 tractors to do the job. In just over two hours, all 300 acres were taken care of. George farms northeast of town. Dear subscriber; please check the due date on your address label of your paper. In order to avoid a lapse in your subscription, please remit your renewal one month prior to the expiration date. r - =. ,- - - - --, ,-,= --- =,-.- $32.00 -- 1 year renewal in Cottonwood, Murray, Redwood, Lyon and Nobles counties. $35.00 1 year renewal elsewhere in Minnesota $42.00 -- 1 year renewal - for out of state Canada and foreign countries, inquire at office. NAME: ADDRESS:. CITY: STATE ZIP Send check or money order with this coupon to Sentinel Tribune Box 98, Westbrook, MN 56183 Helping To Heal Clinic presents pro- gram To relieve kids' stress Tracy's downtown well- hess clinic will present an evening program designed to help parents & teachers lower the stress level in children grades K-8. "This program is long overdue", said Gene Hochhalter MA of Marshall, a long time school counselor and the lead ther- apist for the program. '~It is no wonder that our kids are on Ritalin, join gangs, and even occasionally go berserk and start shooting. Too much stress on the bodies and minds of young children can lead to serious emotion- al and physical problems". Among the topics to be cov- ered are homework, the role of play and exercise in the developing child, better ways to help kids learn, "good" and '"oad" competi- tion, the role of parents and their sometimes unreason- able expectations, and quick strategies to help the child defuse emotional stress without exploding. The "dinner program" Will be offered beginning at 6 PM Monday evening November 19th, at Shetek Bend Sports Grill on Highway 14 in Tracy. Those interested are asked to pre- register at 507- 629-3900, by calling in a confidential question for discussion. Participants may dine on a meal of their choice while enjoying the program, pre- sented by the HTH Players. The program is presented as a community service by the outreach staff of Helping To Heal, Inc a drugfree heal- ing center in downtown Tracy. For further information concerning this press release, please contact Charles Reinert ND, PhD, WALNUT GROVE SENIOR NUTRITION SERVICES COUNTRY VIEW WEEKLY By Jason Swanson November 12-16, 2007 Senior Dining serving at Country View Senior Living Community at 11:30 am, Monday thru Friday. Monday: Meat loaf, boiled potatoes, corn, fruit sauce Tuesday: Pork riblets, mashed potatoes, cooked cabbage, pudding Wednesday: Spaghetti/ meat sauce, salad, garlic bread, cake Thursday: Roast beef/gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, bars Friday: Ham, sweet pota- toes, baked beans, Jell-O For reservations call 859- 2133 one day in advance. Senior Dining is a joint partnership of your commu- nity and Lutheran Social Services, funded, in part, under the Older Americans Act. Ghouls, goblins and pirates were our visitors over the Halloween holiday. We had a very good turnout and went through cookies, hot cider (with red hots) and candy. We played it smart this year, before we allowed the kids through the door we each took some candy just in case there wasn't any left over. We did more last week then just the 'Halloween. Tuesday we started the morning off with Bone Builders and followed that up with Po-Ke-No. That afternoon we took the bus uptown and then cruised down to the park to check out the lake. Gloria was upset that she forgot her swim suit as she was looking for a swim. Wednesday we began the day with Bible Study. After dinner the kids from school came over to play games. Once again Ida won the game at her table. Thursday we recovered from the Halloween open house, and we are happy to say that Eileen did recover her voice. We .also played some Po-Ke-No in the late afternoon. This weeks Po- Ke-No was Agnes Seykora, congratulations Agnes! Some things coming down the pipeline at Country View is the Redwood Area Hospice Tree of Lights on Saturday November 9 at'9 a.m. in the front entry way. Everyone is invited to attend. Thursday we will be hosting an ecum- necial church service at 8:30 a.m. led by Pastor Trevor from Trinity. Next Thursday we will be having ,Mass at 8:30 a.m. We mov6d it due to All Saints Sunday last Thursday. The community is inv{ted to attend both church services. On November 19 we will be hav- ing our monthly card tourna- ment at 12:30 p.m. in the upstairs dining room. If you want to sign up, please con- tact us at 859-2133. And that is "the news from the Country." Office Hours." Monday Afternoons Thursday: 9 am - Noon & 1 pm - 4 pm M. Tariq Fareed, Janet Martt, FNP M.D. Conveniently located on Co. Rd 5 at the staff coordinator. I east side of Country View Senior Living I Community %anfnrd I cited during Enforcement i i lIHlI, H,I Campaign Troopers from the "- '-.~ Marshall Office of the Minnesota State Patrol cited 25 unbelted motorists dur- This holiday season remember your loved ones ~F ~ ing a statewide Safe & Sober by helping light the Redwood Area Hospital or AU Your Excavating Needs seatbelt enforcement cam- Hospice Tree of Eights. Your paign, October 12-21. The ONKEN BACKHOE SERVICE III Minnesota Department of III "' donation will help people live their final days with dignity among family & friends. III Complete FarmDrainage .~J~ III Public Safety coordinated III Ditch Cleaning BIIB III the efforts of more than 400 The Tree of Lights will be shining III Do-e, Wo, III agencies to increase seat belt " in 6 local communities. / use and prevent fatal and III Basement Diuing IIIinjury crashes. Cookies & cider will be served after the ceremonies. III An T es of r ac hoe & Bac oe Work III A seatbelt citation is $25, [[ Mi Septic System Design & Installation but can cost as much as $115 lllwithc urtc t n ad e s 2~ '~he goal of these enforce- ment campaigns is to change k driver behavior and encour- Ill Westbrook Shop Lyle Onken Ill age seat belt use," says Lt. 507:274-6649 507-734-3150507-836-1049 ))) Brian West. "In many cases, a ticket is the best,tool to 7 gain positive results. A majority of Minnesotans buckle up - around 83 per- cent. Still, of the 2,344 vehi- cle occupants killed in crash- es in 2002-2006, more than half (1,214) were not wear- ing seatbelts. The Minnesota Department of,PLEASE PRINT/DETACH HERE ~' Public Safety (DPS) esti- t i V mates around haft of those Enclosed is my contribution of $ . 1 V killed would have survived if Name(s) of Persons Honored In Memory of or In Honor Of i they were buckled up. .I " - (Circle One) ! The Safe & Sober effort is ~ I coordinated by the I : " | Department of Public Safety~ | Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) ~ " |i as a component of the state s t . i ,Tree kocat,on: ( ) Lamberton ( ) Redwood Falls Toward Zero Death initiative ! ( ) Morgan ( ) Sanbom | (TZD). TZD is a multi- agency approach to address ~ (~) Morton ( ) Walnut Grove !" traffic issues regionally I ! ! iGnten By: All-Digital TV through enforcement, educa- ! " ! tion, engineering and emer- I -'----------- ~' 100 Channels $34.99/month gency trauma care. ~Address: . I I ! Includes Minneapolis locals Safe & Sober is funded by|Make your check payable to the Redwood Area Hospital Hospice Program. All gifts Nationalsafety AdministrationHighway TraffiCand is |are tax deductible and each gift will be acknowledged. Please mail your checks Standard receiver - erves 2 TVs designed to reduce traffictO: The Redwood Area Hospital Hospice, 100 Fallwood Road, Redwood Falls, MN | DVR Recorder $39.99/month deaths and serious injuries. [56283. For further information contact 507-637-4579. [ I I No equipment to buy Click It or Ticket It Redwood Area Hospital] W rk I (507)100 Fallwood637.4500Road, Redwood. Falls | For You j Caring People Carmg for People STEFFEN ELECTRIC Walnut Grove 859-2114 IIII III IIIIIII IIIIII IIIIIIIII II III II