The Isanti County News » Announcements http://isanticountynews.com The Isanti County News covers community news, sports, current events and provides advertising and information for the cities of Cambridge, Isanti, and Braham, Minnesota and their surrounding areas. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:29:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Jerome (Joe) Davis http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/28/jerome-joe-davis/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/28/jerome-joe-davis/#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:29:49 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114839 Jerome (Joe) Davis

Jerome (Joe) Ross Davis of Stanchfield, Minnesota, passed away on August 25, 2014 at the VA Hospital in St. Cloud, MN. He was 75 years old.
Joe was born on October 23, 1938 in Barron, Wisconsin to parents Clarence Chum Davis and Ruth (Nelson) Davis. He was raised in New Auburn, Wisconsin on the family farm. He was the first born of three siblings. Joe served in the United States Army from 1954 to 1958. During this time he was in the military police. After his time serving our country, Joe moved to Braham, Minnesota. There he met and married Mary Ann Grell on February 25, 1967, at St. Stephens Lutheran Church in Braham. They have two sons, Timothy and Bruce, and one daughter that was stillborn. Joe and Mary lived and raised their family in Stanchfield.
Joe was employed by Kramer and Davis Waterproofing and later at ECM Publishers, Inc. He attended St. Stephens Lutheran Church and was a member of the American Legion Post 290 in Cambridge. In his younger years, Joe enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling, camping and fishing. For many years the family enjoyed an annual trip to Lake Waukenabo, where Joe loved taking the grandchildren out on the pontoon. He also enjoyed playing cards, the Fox News Channel, breakfast with family and friends, visits to the casino, seeing shows at the Sandstone Theater and vacations to Arizona. He loved to learn about and discuss current issues. In the last five years, Joe and Butch enjoyed vacations and visits with their sons and families. Joe was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He will be truly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Earl Kratch; stillborn daughter; brothers-in-law, Duane (Esther) Grell, Wesley Grell, Eugene Grell, Floyd Ziesmer and Kenny Fredin.
Joe is survived by his wife Mary; sons, Timothy (Audrey) of Big Lake, MN and Bruce (Kelly) of Gilbert, AZ; four grandchildren, Elizabeth, Rebecca, Sarah and Brandon; two brothers, Dave (Julie) Davis and Ross (Sandy) Davis; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, August 29, 2014 at the St. Stephens Lutheran Church in Braham with Rev. Glen Kleppe officiating. Music provided by organist Carol Schmakel and soloist Audrey Davis. Joes grandchildren will be honorary urn bearers. Military Honors provided by the Cambridge American Legion Post 290. Arrangements are by the Rock Ingebrand Funeral Home of Braham. www.aifuneralhome.com

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On the Go upcoming events http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/27/on-the-go-upcoming-events-6/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/27/on-the-go-upcoming-events-6/#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:00:42 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114816 Cambridge and Isanti Farmers Markets

The Cambridge Farmers Market takes place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays in the City Center Mall parking lot. The Isanti Farmers Market takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays at Riverside Market in Isanti.

Spirit River Community Dinner

Wednesday, Aug. 27: A free Community Dinner will be offered from 5:30-7 p.m. at Spirit River Community Center, 1320 Co. Rd. 5 NE, Isanti. Spaghetti with Meatballs will be served. Everyone is welcome.

CHS Class of 1960 annual Luncheon

Thursday, Aug. 28: The Cambridge High School Class of 1960 will hold its annual luncheon at 11 a.m. at Sidelines in Cambridge.

Blood Drive at Braham Ev. Lutheran

Thursday, Aug. 28: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 1-7 p.m. at Evangelical Lutheran Church, 905 W. Central Drive, Braham. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

Paint and Pinot: Paint a Poppy

Thursday, Aug. 28: Cambridge Center for the Arts is hosting the next “Paint and Pinot” class from 6:30-9 p.m. MaryAnn Cleary will guide beginning and advanced painters through the process of “painting a poppy.” All painting supplies and canvas are included in the cost. Bring your favorite wine or other beverage and enjoy an evening of painting fun (appetizers provided). Cost: $35, $30 for CCFA members, limited to 12 pre-paid students. Information and registration: www.cambridgecenterforthearts.org, or call 763-552-0320. Cambridge Center for the Arts, 140 Buchanan St., Cambridge, in City Center Mall.

Isanti Family Farmers Market 

Friday, Aug. 29: The Isanti Family Farmers Market is open every Friday from 2:30-6:30 p.m. in downtown Isanti off Main Street behind Isanti Custom Meats. Shop farm fresh produce, artisans and craft and homemade goods. For more information visit www.isantifamilyfarmersmarket.org.

Edward Jones Coffee Club

Tuesday, Sept. 2: All are welcome to join the Edward Jones Coffee Club at 10 a.m. at the Senior Enrichment Center, 140 Buchanan St., Cambridge. (City Center Mall). Feel free to bring a friend. Discussing current events, the economy and investing in a relaxed, informal setting is a great way to get to know one another. RSVP at 763-689-8552. Coffee and goodies served.

Blood Drive at Cambridge Lutheran Church

Thursday, Sept. 4: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at Cambridge Lutheran Church, 621 N. Old Main St., Cambridge. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

Gerdin Cemetery Association Fall Meeting

Saturday, Sept. 6: The Gerdin Cemetery Association will holds its fall meeting in the Lodge Room at Creamery Crossing in Isanti. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m., with the meeting at 2 p.m. Questions? Call Barbara Ann Erickson at 763-444-4762.

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

Monday, Sept. 8: The Weight Loss Surgery Support group will meet the second Monday of each month starting Sept. 8 at Cambridge Medical Center, 701 South Dellwood St., Harbor Room, from 6-7:30 p.m. This group is for pre-operative, post-operative and their adult family members. Call Amy Amberg at 763-236-2068 for more information.

Blood Drive at Affinity Plus Credit Union

Friday, Sept. 12: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, 1820 Second Ave. SE #330, Cambridge. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

Cambridge Customer Appreciation Event

Friday, Sept. 12: The Cambridge Customer Appreciation event will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Main Street in Cambridge. Free hot dogs, brats, beans, chips, cake and beverages will be served. The Timeless Band and the Mystery Mountain Boys will be playing. There will also be a Classic Car Show, kid’s games and bouncy house, Scarecrow Contest and prize drawings. Sponsored by local businesses in Cambridge.

Mystery Mountain Boys Coming to Braham

Saturday, Sept. 27: The Braham Area Community Event Center presents the bluegrass, country and gospel music of The Mystery Mountain Boys from 7-11 p.m. All ages are welcome to this performance, which includes a cash bar. Admission is $8; free admission for children ages 12 and under. The center is located at 655 8th St. SW, Braham.

 

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Gladys V. Peterson http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/25/gladys-v-peterson/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/25/gladys-v-peterson/#comments Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:22:48 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114740 Gladys V. Peterson

Gladys V. Peterson, age 91, died peacefully on August 23, 2014.
Preceded in death by parents, Victor and Nellie; siblings, Hannah Hedberg, Ruby Boettcher, Myra Gherkin and Arvid.
Survived by brothers, Ralph and Lester (Mary Jean); sister, Helen (Lee) Parson; many relatives and friends.
Funeral service 7 p.m. Sunday, August 31 at BROOKHALL EVENT CENTER, 11930 Central Ave NE, Blaine with visitation starting at 5 p.m. Interment 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 2 at Isanti Union Cemetery.
MUELLER-BIES, 651-784-3390
www.muellerbies.com

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Peggy Mitshulis http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/22/peggy-mitshulis/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/22/peggy-mitshulis/#comments Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:52:26 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114737 Peggy Mitshulis

Peggy Mitshulis, age 61, of Isanti died at her home on August 21, 2014.
She is survived by three children, Chad, Andi, Lindsey; her Hage family siblings, Dennis (Barb), Herbert (Kathy), Roger (Suzi), Bruce (Carolyn), Phoebe (Bob), Kathleen, Barry (Marcia); many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Blanche and Harold Hage; grandparents, Alfred and Beatrice Hage, Ernest and Borghild Randall.
Donations are suggested to the Harbor Room at the Cambridge Medical Center. Private services will be held.
Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Strike Funeral Home Isanti Chapel, www.strikefuneral.com

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On the Go upcoming events http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/20/on-the-go-upcoming-events-5/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/20/on-the-go-upcoming-events-5/#comments Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:54:32 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114699 Cambridge and Isanti Farmers Markets

The Cambridge Farmers Market takes place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays in the City Center Mall parking lot. The Isanti Farmers Market takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays at Riverside Market in Isanti.

City Center Market Tent Sale

Friday, Aug. 22: City Center Market is hosting its 2nd Annual Tent Sale. Local foods and all the benefits of buying and eating local will be the highlight of the day. Locally-grown produce and herbs from Princeton, Mora and Cambridge, grass-fed beef from Princeton, barbecue sauce, gluten-free baking mixes, bread flour ground in North Branch, coffee roasted in Minneapolis, cereal, popcorn and more will be available to sample and buy. Local musicians will play throughout the day, and you can get a henna tattoo from a local artist. The sale will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the City Center Market parking lot, 122 N. Buchanan St., Cambridge. Visit www.citycentermarket.coop for more information or call 763-689-4640.

Isanti Family Farmers Market 

Friday, Aug. 22: The Isanti Family Farmers Market is open every Friday from 2:30-6:30 p.m. in downtown Isanti off Main Street behind Isanti Custom Meats. Shop farm fresh produce, artisans and craft and homemade goods. For more info visit www.isantifamilyfarmersmarket.org.

Pig and Turkey Roast in Braham

Friday, Aug. 22: The 18th-annual Community Fellowship Gathering ‘Pig and Turkey Roast’ will be held from 5-7 p.m. at Braham Ev. Lutheran Church (County Road 4 & West Central Drive). Side dishes and dessert will also be served. Free-will offering. All are welcome.

‘Farm to Table’ Cooking Class

Saturday, Aug. 23: City Center Market and Uproot Farm in Princeton are collaborating to offer a ‘Farm to Table’ cooking class with food as fresh as it gets from 3-6 p.m. at Uproot Farm. Participants will help pick, clean, and cook or grill the foods for the menu. Learn some new recipes and have a wonderful meal. Kids are welcome. Call 763-689-4640 or visit www.citycentermarket.coop for more detailed information.

John Larson Memorial Ride

Sunday, Aug. 24: The 9th-annual John Larson Memorial Ride will be held at Larson’s Cycle (205 Garfield St. S.) in Cambridge. Gather at Larson’s Cycle at 11 a.m. and the ride will leave at noon. It’s an 80-mile easy-paced motorcycle ride. The ride ends around 3 p.m. at Captain’s on Long Lake with food, drinks and live music. No cost to ride.

Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace

Tuesday, Aug. 26: Join your friends for breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace, 235 Fern St. N. in Cambridge, on Tuesdays from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Good food, friendly service and great prices. Complimentary coffee. For more information call 763-689-1474.

MOPS Fundraiser at Culver’s

Tuesday, Aug. 26: Mother’s of Preschoolers (MOPS) has been encouraging moms from the Cambridge area for over eight years. MOPS will hold its annual fundraiser from 4-8 p.m. at Culver’s in Cambridge. At MOPS all moms are welcomed, accepted and inspired to reach her potential and recognize her influence within her family and her world. A percentage of the sales at Culver’s will support the two MOPS groups of Cambridge.

Sons of Norway Meeting in Cambridge

Tuesday, Aug. 26: Rumelva Lodge, Sons of Norway in Cambridge will meet at 7 p.m. at the Isanti County Historical Society, located at the Isanti County Fairgrounds in Cambridge. The program will explore superstitious beliefs of old-time Norway as well as the Norwegian folk tales that have been passed down through generations of Scandinavians. Sons of Norway is an organization that promotes and preserves the heritage and culture of Norway. For more information, contact Kathy  Hagfors at 763-689-3401 or Ann Saterbak at 763 389-4908.

Cambridge Senior Dance

Wednesday, Aug. 27: Cambridge Senior Dance will be held at American Jane’s Grill & Bar (formerly American Legion) from 1-4 p.m. with John Kujda + 3. Cost is $7. Great lunch is included.

CHS Class of 1960 annual Luncheon

Thursday, Aug. 28: The Cambridge High School Class of 1960 will hold its annual luncheon at 11 a.m. at Sidelines in Cambridge.

Paint and Pinot: Paint a Poppy

Thursday, Aug. 28: Cambridge Center for the Arts is hosting the next “Paint and Pinot” class from 6:30-9 p.m. MaryAnn Cleary will guide beginning and advanced painters through the process of “painting a poppy.” All painting supplies and canvas are included in the cost. Bring your favorite wine or other beverage and enjoy an evening of painting fun (appetizers provided). Cost: $35, $30 for CCFA members, limited to 12 pre-paid students. Information and registration: www.cambridgecenterforthearts.org, or call 763-552-0320. Cambridge Center for the Arts, 140 Buchanan St., Cambridge, in City Center Mall.

 

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Thomas (Tunny) Franklin Biggins Sr. http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/18/thomas-tunny-franklin-biggins-sr/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/18/thomas-tunny-franklin-biggins-sr/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:53:00 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114649 Thomas (Tunny) Franklin  Biggins Sr.

Thomas (Tunny) Franklin Biggins Sr., age 87, of Cambridge passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at GracePointe Crossing East.

He was born on August 3, 1927 in Braham, MN to Edwin and Hilda (Pearson) Biggins. He grew up on the farm and went into the military, Army division, on October 24, 1950, and was in the Korean War where he served on active duty until July 24, 1952. He received an honorable discharge on August 8, 1956. While serving in the military, he obtained the rank of Master Sergeant.
On August 3, 1954, he married Marlene Marian Johnson. To this union three children were born: Thomas, Jerry and Wendy.

After the service he was employed at the Isanti County Coop for nine years, followed by 37 years working construction at Jesco, Inc., while farming on the side which continued after retirement.

Thomas is survived by his wife Marlene of Cambridge, which the couple just celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary; sons Thomas (Jean) Biggins, Jerry Biggins, Wendy (Gregory) Johnson all of Cambridge; six grandchildren, Christopher Johnson, Alecia Hanson, Amanda Wilson, Ryan Biggins, Kayelyn McDonald and Braden Johnson; four great-grandchildren, Kole, Brekkin, Ganon and Brenley; one brother, Bill Biggins of Isanti, sisters-in-law Donna Biggins of Stanchfield and Julie Christensen of Mora and a host of relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Verdie, Allen, Edsel, Ennis and Blanchford and sisters Ila, Audrey, and Marilyn.
The family wishes to extend a sincere thank you to the staff at GracePointe Crossing for their excellent care and compassion.

A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral home of Cambridge. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 22, 2014, at Springvale Baptist Church in Springvale, MN. Interment will be at Springvale Baptist Cemetery.
Arrangements are in care of Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cambridge. www.carlsonlillemoen.com

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Father James David Hahn http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/15/father-james-david-hahn-2/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/15/father-james-david-hahn-2/#comments Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:52:25 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114634 Father James David Hahn

Father James David Hahn, 78, of Cambridge died on Monday, August 11, 2014, at his home.

Reverend James David Hahn was born on September 19, 1935, in Kansas City, KS. He was the son of J. Stanton and Margaret Reynolds Hahn. Father Hahn attended St. John Gualbert Co-Cathedral Grade School and Bishop McCort Catholic High School in Johnstown, PA. He began his college studies at St. Francis University, Loretto, PA, and completed his philosophical and theological studies at St. Johns University and Seminary, Collegeville, MN. Father Hahn earned Masters and Doctoral degrees in education with graduate studies at St. Thomas College, St. Cloud State University and the Universities of Wisconsin, Eastern Florida and Marquette. Father Hahn was ordained by The Most Reverend Peter W. Bartholome at Saint Marys Cathedral, Saint Cloud, MN on June 3, 1961. He celebrated his First Mass at St. Johns Seminary, Collegeville, MN, on June 4, 1961.

Father Hahn served in the following pastoral assignments in the Diocese of Saint Cloud: associate pastor, St. Marys Cathedral, St. Cloud, August 1961 September 1961; St. Anthonys, St. Cloud, September 1961 June 1963; Our Lady of Victory, Fergus Falls, June, 1963 June 1964; Sacred Heart, Sauk Rapids, June 1964 June 1966; pastor, St. Charles, Herman and St. Theresia, Donnelly, July 1972 July 1974; Holy Spirit, St. Cloud, July 1974 July 1987; St. Anns, Wadena, July 1987 July 1993; Christ the King, Cambridge, July 1993 July 2013. Father Hahn retired July 2, 2013.

Father Hahn served as an instructor at Cathedral High School, June 1964 June 1970 and as CHS superintendent from June 1979 June 1981. He also served on the Board of Education from 1973 1979; as dean of Wadena Deanery, August 1987 July 1993; on the College of Consultors, Dec.1992 Dec.1997; and on the Ecumenical Commission since Dec. 1998.

Father Hahn wrote To the Point, a weekly column for The Visitor, from March 1965 until March 2008. He was active in educational, historical and civic organizations in the communities in which he served, most recently as the Cambridge-Isanti civil rights officer, as chaplain to the Isanti County Sheriff Department and as chaplain to Cambridge and Allina Hospitals.

Father Hahn is survived by his sister, Judith Bennett of DE, nephew Robert G. Bennett III of MD, niece Kristen M. Bennett (Bill) of OR.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Christ the King Catholic Church on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. with Bishop Donald Kettler presiding. Burial will be in Christ the King Cemetery. Online condolences at www.carlsonlillemoen.com. Arrangements were with the Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cambridge.

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On the Go Events http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/13/on-the-go-events-24/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/13/on-the-go-events-24/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:54:02 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114545 Cambridge and Isanti Farmers Markets

The Cambridge Farmers Market takes place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays in the City Center Mall parking lot. The Isanti Farmers Market takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays at Riverside Market in Isanti.

Cambridge-Isanti Teen Center Meeting

Thursday, Aug. 14: Want to make a difference? The Cambridge-Isanti Teen Center will be opening soon, and it’s looking for new board members, volunteers, mentors and tutors. An informational meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Family Pathways, 1575 First Ave. E., Cambridge. All welcome.

Isanti Family Farmers Market 

Friday, Aug. 15: The Isanti Family Farmers Market is open every Friday from 2:30-6:30 p.m. in downtown Isanti off Main Street behind Isanti Custom Meats. Shop farm fresh produce, artisans and craft and homemade goods. For more information visit www.isantifamilyfarmersmarket.org.

Lake Francis Improvement Association Picnic 

Saturday, Aug. 16: Lake Francis Improvement Association will hold its annul Potluck Picnic from 1-3 p.m. at the swimming beach. Bring a dish to share. Hot dogs, paper products and drinks will be supplied by the association. Prizes will be given away throughout the day, with the grand prize at 3 p.m. Must be present to win all prizes.

Annual Veterans Picnic 

Saturday, Aug. 16: The annual Veterans Picnic will be held from 3 p.m. until dark at the Isanti County Fairgrounds in Cambridge. All veterans and their families are invited to this free event. Pulled pork, pulled turkey, table service and beverages provided. Bring a dish to pass and a lawn chair for your comfort. Hosted by East Central Minnesota Chapter 684.

OktoberFest at St. John’s Lutheran of Bradford 

Saturday, Aug. 16: All are invited to the 7th-annual OktoberFest fundraiser for Historic St. John’s Lutheran Church of Bradford. An authentic Bavarian (German) style buffet dinner will be served from 3-6 p.m. Kris and the Riverbend Dutchmen will entertain from 3-6:30 p.m. Tickets are $17 per person and can be reserved by calling 763-444-9320. The church is located at 900 Co. Rd. 5 NW, 2.5 miles west of Isanti. Proceeds from the event are used to restore-maintain the church and adjacent grounds.

Pancake Breakfast to benefit Pregnancy Center

Sunday, Aug. 17: The Cambridge Lions will host a Pancake Breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Christ the King Parish Hall (315 Fern St. N., Cambridge) to benefit the Pregnancy Resource Center of Cambridge. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for kids ages 3-11. A variety of silent auction items will be available for bid as well. The PRC of Cambridge is a life-affirming organization that offers limited medical services and educational programs surrounding the topics of unplanned pregnancy and reproductive health.

Car Show & BBQ at SpringVale Baptist

Sunday, Aug. 17: All are welcome to enjoy a Classic Car Show and Potluck/BBQ at SpringVale Baptist Church at 10 a.m. Weather permitting, they will have an outdoor service at 10:30 a.m. with Bluegrass music from Jan Sundvall and Charlie Nordlund. There will also be a craft and bake sale. All proceeds go toward a new garage for the parsonage.

Braham School Board Meeting

Monday, Aug. 18: The Braham Area School Board will hold a regular meeting at 7 p.m. in the Braham High School community room. Agenda items to include: Consider calling for land bids lease of school owned land for 2015 season; Consider calling for snow plowing bids for 2014-15 and 2015-16 school years; Consider Administrative Program and Board Member Reports; Personnel.

Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace

Tuesday, Aug. 19: Join your friends for breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace, 235 Fern St. N. in Cambridge, on Tuesdays from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Good food, friendly service and great prices. Complimentary coffee. For more information call 763-689-1474.

Cambridge Surplus Food Distribution

Tuesday, Aug. 19: The Cambridge Surplus Food Distribution will be held at the Isanti County Fairgrounds. Registration and food distribution will be from 3-5:30 p.m. There will not be any preregistration. Do not arrive before 1 p.m. and there is no parking on the Fairgrounds prior to 1 p.m. Food will be distributed to one person only per address. You must bring an ID with your current address on it or two pieces of mail addressed to you with your current address. For more information, call 612-402-6100.

Parkinson’s Support Group Meeting

Wednesday, Aug. 20: Parkinson’s Support Group will meet from 10-11:30 a.m. at GracePointe Crossing, Commons Building, 1545 River Hills Parkway, Cambridge. Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease, their families, friends and caregivers are invited to attend. Come and enjoy the fellowship, light refreshments, share interests, concerns, and more with others who are living with Parkinson’s.

Pig and Turkey Roast in Braham

Friday, Aug. 22: The 18th-annual Community Fellowship Gathering ‘Pig and Turkey Roast’ will be held from 5-7 p.m. at Braham Ev. Lutheran Church (County Road 4 & West Central Drive). Side dishes and dessert will also be served. Free-will offering. All are welcome.

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Father James David Hahn http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/12/father-james-david-hahn/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/12/father-james-david-hahn/#comments Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:59:21 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114453 Father James David Hahn, age 78, of Cambridge, passed away Aug. 11, 2014.
Arrangements by Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home and Cremation Services, (763)689-2244.
www.carlsonlillemoen.com

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Floyd & Lorraine Poff celebrate 65 years http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/11/floyd-lorraine-poff-65th/ http://isanticountynews.com/2014/08/11/floyd-lorraine-poff-65th/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 22:53:13 +0000 http://isanticountynews.com/?p=114448 Floyd & Lorraine Poff 65th

Floyd & Lorraine Poff
65th Anniversary Celebration for Floyd and Lorraine Poff, Sat. August 23 from 1-4 p.m. at Country Roads Church. Cake and ice cream will be served.

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