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Memorial Day services at Hartland will be at 9 a.m. at Cross of Glory Church.

The speaker will be Seaman Devin Ausen.

The annual Memorial Day program in New Richland will be held on Monday, May 29 at 11 a.m.

The program, conducted by the New Richland American Legion members, will take place at Trinity Lutheran Church. Following the program the New Richland Legion Auxiliary will be serving a chicken dinner (until gone). This year’s meal includes pizza, ranch chicken, potato salad, fruit salad, buns, cake and coffee or lemonade. Cost: Adults $10, children 10 and under $5.

The Ellendale Community Action Group will sponsor an “Unsung Hero of our community award” during the 2017 Ellendale Days Summer Celebration. Area citizens are invited to nominate someone who they feel has gone above and beyond for volunteering in our community. Nominees can be any of the following: someone who has done a lot of volunteer work in our community in recent years, Lives in our area (city and country), perhaps has done a random act of kindness for others, and loves our community and wants to make it better for everyone.

Ellendale will host an Ellendale-Geneva Area Community Memorial Day Pot Luck on Memorial Day, May 29, immediately following the service at First Lutheran Cemetery. The event will be held at the Ellendale Community Building and is sponsored by American Legion Post 296. Bring a dish to pass.


The annual Awards Ceremony at NRHEG High School will be held Wednesday, May 24 at 8:30 a.m in the high school gymnasium.