DL News Staff
Matthew Carrier, a financial advisor with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., the nationwide financial planning services company, has been appointed a member of the company's prestigious Senior Financial Advisor-Advanced Advisor Group. Senior Financial Advisors are the elite members of Ameriprise Financial's field organization. The members are selected upon their experience as successful financial consultants, recognized professional designations and distinguished financial planning, quality advice and client service.
Russell Okeson, Detroit Lakes, has been re-elected to the Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. board of directors. The action came at the generation and transmission cooperative's annual meeting held April 7. Okeson represents Wild Rice Electric Cooperative, Mahnomen, on the 11-member Minnkota Board. Minnkota provides electricity generation and transmission services to Wild Rice Electric Cooperative and 10 other distribution cooperatives in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota.
Holiday Stationstores is proud to announce Tim Huseby, store manager of the Detroit Lakes Holiday Stationstore, was inducted into the 2005 Pinnacle Club. This is the fourth year Huseby has been inducted into the Pinnacle Club. The induction ceremony and events took place in Minneapolis. The Pinnacle Club is reserved for elite store managers and district managers of Holiday Stationstores who have shown exceptional results in the areas of sales growth, expense control, age restricted sales compliance and overall business efficiency.
David Lais had a bright orange hat on his head and the future of Minnesota's natural resources on his mind. Lais, an outdoorsman from New London, joined other conservation advocates on the Capitol grounds in St. Paul on April 22 to rally for a constitutional amendment dedicating tax dollars to the outdoors.
You don't think about them very often... but there are an awful lot of things you can't do without your thumbs. You can't make good fists without them. You can't pinch, or pick pennies off the pavement without them. If you were speaking sign language, you couldn't make the letters G or L or K. No, you probably don't think about your thumbs very often. Unless they're green. And if that's the case, you use those green thumbs nearly every weekend about this time of year.
Known for its acoustically driven, three-part vocal harmony sound, seasoned country band BlackHawk will perform two shows at 7 and 9 p.m. in the Shooting Star Casino Event Center in Mahnomen on Saturday, May 6. Tickets are $20, $14, $10 and $7, and can be reserved at the casino or by calling 1-800-313-7469. *** The Minnesota State University Moorhead Planetarium will feature the show "Hubble Vision" every Sunday at 2 p.m. and Monday at 7 p.m., through May 15. This fascinating program looks at the Hubbell Space Telescope's discoveries in the solar system, our galaxy and the universe beyond.
SUNDAY, APRIL 30 2:00 pm- Callaway Community Council, Callaway City Hall. 7-8:00 pm- ALATEEN Group, Holy Rosary Church basement. 8:00 pm- AA, corner of Summit & Holmes, 844-9970. MONDAY, MAY 1 8:30 am-7 pm- Adult Basic Education & GED tutoring, 204 E. Willow (Lincoln Ed. Ctr.). 847-4418 10:00 am- Overeaters Anonymous, Lake Park Lutheran Church. 5:00 pm- MN 30 TOPS Chapter Detroit Lakes, Trinity Lutheran Church, upstairs choir room. 6:00 pm- Overeaters Anonymous, Emmanuel Nursing Home conference room (located on the main level).
Disse-Pettit Abby Disse and Troy Pettit of Detroit Lakes would like to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Glenn and Debbie Disse and Dick and Lynn Pettit, all of Detroit Lakes. A June 10th wedding is planned in the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Detroit Lakes. The couple will make their home in Detroit Lakes.
Berg-LaCrosse Steve and Karol Berg, Pelican Rapids, and Anita LaCrosse Cloquet, would like to announce the upcoming marriage of their children DeAnn Kaye Berg and LeRoy John LaCrosse Jr. (Johnny). A May 27 wedding is planned at Zion Lutheran Church, Pelican Rapids.
Anderson 90th Happy Birthday Amy Anderson! Friends and family are invited to celebrate Amy's 90 years of good living, at the Lakeview Area Vineyard Church in Detroit Lakes on May 7 from 2-4 p.m.. Cards are welcome but no gifts please.