Duo to entertain seniors

The “Wheels to Meals” program has 17 in attendance last Thursday at the Emo Legion. Those on hand played carpet bowling, then enjoyed a great luncheon.
Tomorrow (June 3), the duo of Glen Hart and Ramona Smith will entertain the seniors with their favourite musical selections they enjoy to hear from time to time.
It’s expected to be a great afternoon.
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Davis Viehbeck accompanied his mother, Barb, here for the third-annual Emo Walleye Classic, which has since day one grown to a great festivity.
Barb returned to Thunder Bay the following day while David is quest of Veronica and Gladys Viehbeck.
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Adelia Guba motored to International Falls on Friday to attend the graduation of our 15th grandchild, Christopher Guba, from senior kindergarten to Grade One (the Class of 2016).
Christopher was born prematurely and had to struggle in the early going at Bismark Memorial Hospital, where he fought the odds and won. Today, he is a cheerful youngster who enjoys school, fishing, games, and even helps Dad with work around the yard.
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I’d like to pass along congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Daniels (nee Erin Oltsher) on their marriage last week at St. Patrick’s Church in Emo, as well as to Mr. and Mrs. Todd Grennier (nee Tracy Lynn Allan), whose wedding took place last month at the Christian Reformed Church in Emo, followed by a reception at the Emo Arena.
And to Mr. and Mrs. Jason King (nee Sherri Williams), whose wedding ceremony and reception took place at the Emo Legion.
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Fair Queen chair Debbie Carlson still is looking for more girls to enter this year’s pageant. As of press time, there only were three girls entered.
Hopefully more will make up their minds.
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A retirement celebration for Our Lady of the Way teachers Janice Lee and Linda Budreau is set for Saturday, June 14. For more information, contact Sue Vandenbrand (483-1097) or Laura at OLOW (483-5477).
Being around OLOW to cover stories, I’ve gotten to know the teachers there quite well, each dedicated to their work with children. They’ll be missed, as have others who have gone before them and are now enjoying retirement to its fullest.
One day I met up with Mark Hyatt heading out to his farm with wife, Carol. Mark was a former principal at OLOW.
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Monday was Memorial Day in the United States. My wife, Adelia, accompanied by our daughter, Ann Michl, journeyed to Williams, Mn. for the service held at Williams Congregational Church, followed by a potluck dinner.
Adelia laid 15 wreaths for relatives at the cemetery in remembrance.

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