February 2017


Joersz benefit planned

A spaghetti feed and bake sale benefit is set for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 26, at the Washburn Ambulance Bay. The event will help cover medical expenses for Joel Joersz. Donations can also be made at Dakota West Credit Union in Washburn.

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Central

Ambulance meeting set

The Washburn Volunteer Ambulance Service will hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 27, at the ambulance bay. Anyone needing to recertify in CPR is welcome.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Central

Book fair planned

A Happy Campers Book Fair, sponsored by the Wilton PTO, is set for 3:15 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28, and Wednesday, March 1, at the elementary school computer lab. Proceeds go to Wilton teachers for classroom library books. You can go to www.scholastic.com/bf/wiltonschool Feb. 27 to March 2 to shop if you are unable to attend the fair.

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Spring family nights

Wilton Public School spring family nights are set for Feb. 28 and March 1. Activities open to the public. See ad for full details.

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Fischer open house

A open house honoring Ralph Fischer is set for 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the Sportsman’s Bar & Grill, Wilton. Fischer is retiring from the post office after 26 years of service.

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Central

March 2017


Phone book cover contest

We’re beginning the search for the 2017 McLean County Phone Book cover. Email a high resolution, in-focus photo to news@bhgnews.com, put “phone book photo” on the subject line or mail to Phone Book Contest, PO Box 309, Garrison, ND 58540. Winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to Viking Screen Prints. Deadline March 1.

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Legion meeting scheduled

Victor B. Wallin Post #12 will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 1, at the Washburn Memorial Building. Meet and Greet is at 7 p.m.; meeting will start at 7:30 p.m.

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Central

World Day of Prayer canceled

World Day of Prayer, which was set for March 3, at Washburn United Methodist Church, has been canceled. 462-3534.

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Dist 8 Democratic-NPL Reorganizational Meeting

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Central