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A. st 11,2016 Bob .............. Golf Pro, imba//.Go/f !ub rescued after Kimball Golf Club News Many golfers tend to lean or "The simpler I keep things, the fall back with their swing in an better I play." Nancy Lopez effort to help the golf ball into the Congratulations to Kimball Golf air. A good drill to combat this is Club Champions to place most of your weight on Lips Stekon (Watkins) Men's the front foot, with the rear foot Jim Stelten (Kimball)Sr. Men's moved behind the golfer so that Shelley Nistler (Watkins) only the toe is on the ground. This Ladies forces the weight to stay mainly on Up Coming Events the front foot and will prevent you Kimball Days 9 Hole Scramble from falling back, and probably Saturday Aug. 13, 4 p.m. start. toppingthegolfballinaneffortto For more information call (320) lift it. 398-2285. "The essence of good form is Golf the Game for Life! simplicity." Bobby Jones An Olympic challenge for the Kimball area knitters By Ann Hamilton Aug. 19. With that accomplish- The 2016 Olympics started ment, you will be a 2016 Kimball Friday, Aug. 5, in Rio de Janeiro in Area Ravellenic Games winner. Brazil. Please bring the item you create For anyone who knits, cro- for showing at the Willow Creek chets, or does fancy work, and Park Shelter Sunday afternoon will be watching the Olympics, we Aug. 21, from 2-4 p.m. have a challenge for you. For those Refreshments will be served, who would like to start a handi- coffee, lemonade, and cookies. work project, the challenge is to There will be ice cream cones for start during the opening of the the children. Olympics, and work on the project See you at Willow Creek Park during the Olympics, and finish Shelter in Kimball Sunday, Aug. 21. when the Olympics finish Friday, [] [] nln Pilea~seg;i 15-19 rine, pudding, milk. Suggested donation for those l at least one day in 60 or older is $4, under 60 is $7. advance. Meals may be picked up. Eden Valley diners are served at Monday: Beef tips/gravy, the Civic Center (attached to the noodles, peaches, country city offices building), and should blend vegetables, bread/mar-reserve a meal by calling The- garine, cookie, milk. resa Schlangen at (320) 453-8375. Tuesday: Parmesan chicken, Watkins diners are served at baked potato, California blend St. Anthony Manor, and should vegetables, bread/margarine, fruit call Peggi Gohman at (320) cocktail, milk. 764-5615 for reservation by 1 p.m. Wednesday: Roast turkey, the day before your meal. Both mashed potatoes/gravy, greensites serve at 11:30 a.m. Mon- beans, cranberry sauce garnish, 2" day through Friday. This service frosted cake, milk. is through Lutheran Social Sero Thursday: BBQ chicken breastvice, funded in part by a contract sandwich, creamy cucumber from the Area Agency on Aging salad, fresh fruit, bun/margarine, with funding from the Federal 2" bar, milk. Older Americans Act through the Friday: Country steak, wholeMinnesota Board on Aging. potatoes, squash, bread/marga- [] [] mnmn Aug. 15-19 1% milk is served with every meal. Menu is subject to change. Monday-Senior Club "500": As of Jan. 1, 2014, suggested contri- Chicken Tetrazzini, candied bution for persons 60+ andvolun- sweet potatoes, fresh veggies teers is $7.50-$4, or what you can w/ranch dip, wheat dinner roll, afford. Guests under 60 pay $7.50. sliced pears. REMINDER: When there is a Tuesday: Roast turkey,choice of entree on the menu, you whipped potatoes w/gravy, coun- will receive the first one listed try trio vegetables, wheat bread, UNLESS you notify us. The cof- carrot cake. fee pot is on by 11:15 a.m. every Wednesday: Beef tips in gravy, Wednesday. egg noodles, French cut green For more information, call beans, lettuce salad, warm fruit Rosalea Hoeft at (320) 398-2211 compote, ext. 13, between 10:30 a.m. and Thursday: BBQ pork rib- 1 p.m. Gift dining booklets are let, O'Brien potatoes, broccoli available at the Senior Dining Site Normandy, wheat dinner roll,and the Harvest Bank in Kimball. chocolate chip cookie. Partially funded under con- Friday-Lemonade: Porcupine tract with the Central Minnesota meatballs, baked potato w/sour Council of Aging as part of the cream, peas in cream sauce, wheat Older Americans Act and admin- dinner roll, sweetened strawber- istered by Catholic Charities of the ries. Diocese of St. Cloud. Euchre anytime there are enough players By ]ean Doran Matua, Editor Last week, Jen Nelson and Bridgette Zoller became heroes to an elderly neighbor woman who lived alone. Zoller had noticed that she hadn't seen her neighbor, or her two dogs, in a few days. She asked Nelson about her. They tele- phoned her, knocked on her door, and rang the bell. There was no answer to any of their attempts. Both thought she must have left for awhile with friends or family. Later that evening, Nelson again called and tried the door. She requested that Kimball Police check on her welfare. When the officer arrived, he could see her through the window: the woman was lying on the kitchen floor. They called for Watkins Ambu- lance while the officer and Nelson entered the house, Nelson secur- ing the dogs who were quite hun- gry and thirsty. The woman had had a stroke three days earlier, and could not get up. She hadn't eaten or drunk anything in all that time. Nelson gave her sips of water until she could get to the hospital. Others had been calling the woman, including a son who lives an hour or so away. She could hear the phone messages with the time and date stamp, and that's how she knew how long she'd been down. Her prognosis is unclear at this time, but her two cats will need to be re-homed, at least temporarily. Her dogs may as well. If you can help foster her pets, please contact Jen Nelson at Diva's in Kimball. Supper in the Park Aug. 12 Kimball Days Event Are you wondering what that antique bowl of grandma's is worth? Bring it along to the Willow Creek Park Shelter Friday, Aug. 12, and have it appraised by David Seutter, a member of Minnesota Antiques Dealers Association. Limit two antique items, and there is no charge. Hours will be from 5-8 p.m. Then join us for our hot roast beef sandwich, beans, coleslaw, chips, cake and beverage for $8 adults, and $3.50 for children ages 3-10. Children younger than 3 are free. We will also have an exhibit of local Kimball area history. Your support for your local historical society is appreciated. m I _ -- i___i.~ m -- --(t" At your site or at our secure auction facility LE~ OUR YEARS OF AUCTION EXPERIENCE WORK IgOR YOU! in: Saturday North of Hw)'. 55 on Hwy. 15 in Kimball Searchable, Archived, Accessible 24/7 Kimball Casey's General Store Gohmann's Foods Knaus Sausage House Tri-County News have it delivered to your mailbox Tim Ellis, Owner Or subscribe and Kingston Kingston-Mini-Mart Pick up a copy nearby: Watkins South Haven Jack's of Watkins South Haven Sports Stein's Thriftway Foods (Tesoro station)