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Greetings from the frigid north. The weather has been up to
no good! Not enough snow and too darn cold. The kids had both
Tuesday and Wednesday off school. Tuesday was an ice storm and
Wednesday was so darn cold the ice wouldn't melt.
Fishing has been good. Ask Wayne. He caught a 18lb 40 inch
northern at the fishing contest. Too bad it was 10 minutes
after it closed. He will have it mounted...it is a beautiful
Bowling was good. We bowled the other Barnes team. I think we
won 2 games and took total. I bowled my average all three
games. Jenneane said I get extra days. We don't get time off
for bad behavior at the Trading Post we get extra days. Ha.
Pool was good as usual. The teams are all equal and anyone can
be beaten on any given day. Larry and I played in a Scotch
double pool tournament at Zar's in Ashland. We lost. Larry was
feeling too well and I plain stink. It was fun and organized
very well. Good Job!
Our annual 9 ball pool tournament will be April 26 starting at
11. Call for more information. Registration is recommended.
Sat Feb 2 will be a benefit for the Barnes area historical
society. They are raising funds for a museum. There will be
bingo and a drawing at the VFW. Come out and show your
The annual barstool races are Feb 16 at the Black Bear in
Drummond. This is a do not miss event. We will be entering a
stool as usual.
Elliott received his report card this week. Mom was very
elated as he received all A's and B's. Way to go Elliott---Mom
is very proud.
Not much else going on. We need snow and the cold can go away
Until next week....
Quote of the week: "Every survival kit should include a sense
of humor." unknown author
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