The Carson American Legion Post #45 has made two donations this year to the Flasher Fire Department to assist them in purchasing equipment. Earlier this year, Post #45 donated $4,000.00 to furnish the Fire Department’s new truck with siren and lights. Pictured above is Shannon Gerhardt, Fire Chief accepting a donation for $3,250 for equipment to fill the firemen’s air tanks from American Legion Post #45 Commander George Zeller. Post #45 of Carson works with Post #69 in Flasher to assist in deciding where to make donations from Post #45 charitable gaming at 1 More Bar in Flasher.
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For nearly three decades the North Dakota Wheat Commission has celebrated National Pasta Month in October as a way to recognize the state’s dedicated durum producers and the associated durum milling and pasta manufacturing industries. To help celebrate Pasta Month, the Commission will be partnering with statewide media to provide durum and pasta facts and trivia. Readers and listeners will have a chance to win a pasta prize package, so have your ears and eyes open when October rolls around.
The Elgin Lions Club held their last Hamburgers in the Park on Aug.28 with a good attendance. Here Lion Pastor Barb Koenig and Lion Gail Schatz serve treats with the hamburgers including Rice Krispies bars, chocolate brownies and coffee. The Lions Club wants to thank all the Lion members for their dedicated work at this service project and the communities for their support and attendance this year. It was very limited this year.
Grant County vs. Hettinger/Scranton
This week we have a guest writer. Dominique Clare has been a Vikings fan since his family moved to Minnesota when he was a child. He played football at SDSU in 2011, where he was a running back and kick returner. He has also been covering the team as a blogger since 2015 and is the founder of sportsandfitnessdigest. com.