DL News Staff
Minnesota Music Teachers Association Preliminary Piano Contest for the Northwest District was held Saturday, Jan, 28 at First Lutheran Church. Several local MMTA member instructors en-tered students in seven age categories: Pre-Primary (age 7 and under), Primary (7-8), Junior A (9-10), Junior B (11-12), Inter-mediate A (13-14), Intermediate B (15-16), Senior A (ages 17-18), and Senior B (ages 19-20). Of the 134 students entered, 65 students were selected as winners. The winning students will perform in recitals on Sunday, March 5 at the Historic Holmes Theater.
The Disney On Ice touring production "Jungle Adven-tures," produced by Feld Entertainment, Inc., swings into the Fargodome in Fargo for its last two performances today (Sunday) at 1 and 5 p.m.
Recognizing the United States Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program for providing toys to White Earth children during the Christmas holiday season, the Mi-gi-mi-gi-way-win Advisory Board of the Tribal Council of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe Indians donated $5,000 to the group in December. It was the 58th year in which the program, directed by the commander of the Marine Forces Reserve based in New Orleans, distributed gifts for children in 500 communities covering 50 states, including neighborhoods with White Earth children in the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota. Board Secretary S
LUND -- a girl, Elizabeth Lydia; born January 25, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. to Shelly and Randall Lund.
BENSON -- a boy, Eric Michael; born January 24, 2006, weighing 9 lbs. 6 oz. to Deanna and Roger Benson.
BUERMANN -- a boy, Liam David; born January 25, 2006, weighing 9 lbs. 13 oz. to Emily and Jeremy Buermann.
WISCHNAK -- a girl, Ashley Jo; born January 30, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz. to Cindy and Kenneth Wischnak.
BECK -- a girl, Amanda Ruth Helene; born January 28, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 3 oz. to Jennifer and Tony Beck.
POTTER -- a boy, Gage Andrew born January 27, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. to Brandi Jorschumb and Donald Potter.
SARGENT -- a boy, Devonni Franklin; born January 27, 2006, weighing 9 lbs. 5 oz. to Sarah Thompson.