Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 20 NO. 1  -  January 2017


January 2017 Calendar


9 ISD 318 School Board meets, 7 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School. Public forum 6:30 p.m.
9 Women of the Woods meet at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157 or Marlys Maki at 659-2901.
9 Blackduck ISD 32 School Board meets, Media Center, 7 p.m.
9 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 7 p.m.
9 Deer River ISD 317 School Board, DRHS Media Center, organizational meeting, 6 p.m.
10 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. Contact Rhonda 259-9220.
10 ISD 363 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board, 7 p.m. at Northome ITV studio.
12 Evergreen Friendship Club meets at noon at a local restaurant.
12 Classic movie at the Edge Center in Bigfork: Heartland (1979), Golden Bear Award winner at the Berlin Film Festival and listed as a forgotten gem by Siskel and Ebert, 6:30 p.m. Free.
13 ISD 363 grades 4-8 spelling bee in Northome School small gym. Spectators welcome. Call school for more info: 897-5275.
14 5th Annual Ice Fishing Contest at Loon's Landing, 48989 County Road 134, Talmoon, Minnesota 56637, registration 9 a.m., contest 10 a.m.-3 p.m., info at 832-3693 or relax@loonslanding.net
14 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at Golf on the Edge.
16 No school, Bigfork, Deer River schools, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
19 Candlelight skiing at King Elementary School, Deer River, 530-7:30 p.m. Half mile groomed loop lighted by luminaries. Hot cocoa and snack, bonfire and s'mores. All ages. In case of weather cancellation, it will be rescheduled for Feb. 16. A Children's First! event.
23 No school, Bigfork, Deer River schools, workshop day.
23 Women of the Woods meet at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157 or Marlys Maki at 659-2901.
28 Winter Frolic at the Marcell Family Center, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Family activities, crafts, bounce tent, more. Food and beverages, no registration needed. A Children's First! event.
29 11th Annual Polar Revue at the Edge Center in Bigfork, 2 p.m. Tickets $10, $5 children. A Bigfork area talent show with proceeds supporting the Bigfork Sports Boosters. Sound check required for performers anytime noon-3 p.m. Sat. Jan. 28.





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