Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 23 NO. 2  -  February 2020


February 2020 Calendar


1 Family Nordic skiing with EOWSKI at Scenic State Park, 1-3 p.m. More info: 743-7025.
4 Candlelight skiing at King Elementary School, Deer River, 5 - 7 p.m. Half mile groomed loop lighted by luminaries. Hot cocoa and snack, bonfire and s’mores. A Children’s First! event. Rescheduled from January.
4 Mizpah City Council meets in Mizpah Community Center, 7 p.m.
6 Blackduck Area History and Art Center reopens.
8 Full 'Snow Moon' Candlelight Ski, Sled and Snowshoe at Scenic State Park, 5-8 p.m.
8 Blackduck Dance Team Community Show to raise funds for Dance Camp, 7 p.m. Preschool through 6th grade performances with practice Feb. 5.
8 Family Nordic skiing with EOWSKI at Scenic State Park, 1-3 p.m. More info: 743-7025.
8 ISD 363 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board Meeting, 7 p.m. Northome ITV studio. 897-5275
9 Classic Movie series at the Edge Center Theater in Bigfork will feature The Lady Eve (1941), starring Barbara Stanwyck and Henry Fonda, 6:30 p.m. Free.
10 Women of the Woods meet at 11 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
10 Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Davin Tinquist on the county jail planning process at Squaw Lake Community Center, 5:30 p.m.
10 Effie City Council meets, Effie Community Center, 6 p.m.
10 Deer River ISD317 School Board, King Elementary Media Center, 6 p.m. Public forum 5:45 p.m.
10 Blackduck ISD32 School Board meets, Media Center, 7 p.m.
10 ISD318 School Board meeting, Admin. Board Room Grand Rapids, 7 p.m. Public forum 6:30 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School
11 Northome School hosts Minnesota School Sealant Program for free or reduced cost preventive dental services.
11 Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Terry Snyder on the county jail planning process at Bigfork City Hall, 6-7:30 p.m.
12 Stop and Stitch at Marcell Family Center, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Bring $1, sack lunch and a project to work on. Come and go.
12 "The Club I Never Wanted to Join" breast cancer support group meets at Grand Rapids Area Library Group Study Room 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. More info: Lynn Ettl, 832-3612 or lynn_ettl@msn.com
12 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at golf course.
13 Bigfork City Council Meets, City Hall, 5:30 p.m.
13 Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Terry Snyder on the county jail planning process at Marcell Town Hall, 6-7:30 p.m.
14 Valentine's Day
15 Blackduck Co-op hosts Beef and Livestock Expo at Blackduck High School, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Exhibits, programs hourly starting at 10 a.m.
17 No school, all schools. Presidents' Day North Itasca Electric Offices CLOSED.
19 Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Ben DeNucci on the county jail planning process at Junction Bar & Grill, Togo, 7 p.m.
22 8th Annual Loon's Landing Ice Fishing Contest, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., $10 entry. Big Jessie Lake at Loon’s Landing, 48989 CR 134, Talmoon.
24 Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Davin Tinquist on the county jail planning process at Bowstring Town Hall, 5:30 p.m.
24 Women of the Woods meet at 11 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
26 Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Ben DeNucci on the county jail planning process at the Effie Community Center, 6-7:30 p.m.
29 7th annual Blackduck Snowmobile Drag Races sponsored by the Blackduck Stump Jumpers on Blackduck Lake, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m.





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