DL News Staff
Seim 60th anniversary Elmer and Biddy Seim will be celebrating their 60th anniversary. An open house, hosted by their 11 children, 29 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren, will be held on Saturday, June 24, at the Seim Farm, 12472 - 230th Ave., Detroit Lakes, (1 1/2 mile west of Shoreham on Cty. Hwy. #22), from 2-4 p.m. No gifts please.
Brekken 50th anniversary An Open House honoring Gordy & Helen Brekken on their 50th Wedding Anniversary will be held from 2-4 p.m. on June 25 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 19747 County Road 6, Audubon. This is hosted by their children, Marcy, Russ & Audrey. They were married on May 27, 1956 in Bemidji. No gifts please.
Block-Olson engagement Angela Block and Jonathon Olson would like to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Ron and Tammy Sagmo and Joe Black, and Sid and Laurie Olson. Angie is employed as a nurse at St. Mary's Hospital and is pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing at the University of Mary. Jon is a graduate of the Institute of Technology at the University of Minnesota and is currently employed at Ulteig Engineers in Detroit Lakes. A June 23 wedding is planned at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Detroit Lakes.
Marsh 50th anniversary An open house honoring Clarence and Helen Marsh, Osage, on their 50th wedding anniversary, will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, June 24, at their lake home, 43503 218th St. on Big Toad Lake off Hwy. #34 East. No gifts please.
Kertscher 50th anniversary The children of Leonard (Bucky) and Caroline Kertscher wish to announce their upcoming 50th wedding anniversary. An open house in their honor will be held on Sunday, June 25, at the Holy Rosary Center from 1-3 p.m. No gifts please.
Domier-Redig engagement Rachel Domier and Daniel Redig would like to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Dennis and Marilynn Redig, and Gary and Kris Domier, both of Detroit Lakes. Rachel graduated from Augsburg College in Minneapolis and will attend medical school in the fall. Rachel is employed at St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit Lakes. Dan graduated from Anoka-Hennepin Technical College in golf course management and is the superintendent at Mayville Golf Club. The couple will reside in Mayville.
SUNDAY, JUNE 18 2:00 pm- Callaway Community Council, Callaway City Hall. 2-4 pm-Compassionate Friends (grief support group for parents surviving the death of a child) currently meeting at Sunflower Hill Coffee Shop. Info: Brenda Houts, 218-846-9275. 7-8:00 pm- ALATEEN Group, Holy Rosary Church basement. 8:00 pm- AA, corner of Summit & Holmes, 844-9970. MONDAY, JUNE 19 8:30 am-7 pm- Adult Basic Education & GED tutoring, 204 E. Willow (Lincoln Ed. Ctr.).
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and the Minnesota Association of Wheat Growers are disappointed by the lack of ag disaster assistance outside the hurricane-stricken Gulf Coast states. Peterson criticized the Republican Leadership of caving "to pressure from the White House and failed to protect the agriculture disaster assistance funds provided by the Senate in the emergency supplemental spending bill." Peterson said the supplemental package includes billions of dollars in wasteful spending. "The impact on communities is the same.
The following are daily future price settlements on near-contracts for grain, livestock and dairy commodities for the week of June 9-15. Minneapolis spring wheat, July contract; Friday $4.45 1/2; Monday $4.49 3/4; Tuesday $4.45; Wednesday $4.33 3/4; Thursday $4.34 1/4. Chicago corn, July contract; Friday $2.42; Monday $2.47 1/2; Tuesday $2.43 1/4; Wednesday $2.37; Thursday $2.33. Chicago soybeans, July contract; Friday $5.85 3/4; Monday $6; Tuesday $5.95 3/4; Wednesday $5.89 1/2; Thursday $5.92 1/2. Chicago live cattle, August contract; Friday $78.85; Monday $78.62; Tuesday $79
Now is the time to be getting your dry bean white mold control program in operation for the year. White mold is the most serious yield limiting disease of edible beans under wet growing conditions. It also has become a problem during some years in soybeans. Scout your fields early and especially prior to flowering! White mold is caused by a fungus and develops as a white cottony growth on the stem, stem branches and pods of bean plants. The fungus also produces black, hard mats, which appear near the cottony growths.