Neighboring News


Tiss Johnson and Morell Hirning were Monday evening guests of Gary and Jodi Johnson. They then spent the night at the south ranch.


Tiss Johnson and Morell Hirning were Monday evening guests of Gary and Jodi Johnson. They then spent the night at the south ranch.

Tuesday morning, on their way to the north ranch, Tiss Johnson and Morell Hirning had breakfast in Lemmon.

Wednesday, Clarence Roth Jr. accompanied Tiss Johnson and Morell Hirning to Dickinson and then on to Medora for a trip through the park.

Oscar and Bertha Klein were Sunday evening pie guests of Tiss Johnson and Morell Hirning.

Lynn Frey traveled to Bowman and Ft. Meade.

Marilyn Schwartzbauer of Bismarck arrived at the Frey Ranch Friday to spend the weekend.

Kim Frey of Santa Cruz, CA arrived Sunday at the Frey ranch and will be spending a few days visiting.

Marilyn Schwartzbauer brought Dorothy Frey out from the Nursing home Sunday afternoon to visit with relatives and have supper at the ranch.

Sunday supper guests at the Frey ranch were Marilyn Schwartzbauer; Kim Frey, Dorothy Frey; Dean, Lynn, Rolland and Monte Frey.

Vince and Susan Gunn played bridge in Hettinger Tuesday.

Vince and Susan Gunn played cards at Summerville Sunday afternoon.

Thelma Sandgren was a Saturday afternoon visitor of John and Shirley Johnson.

Shirley Johnson and Morgan Minor traveled to Hettinger Saturday and went out to dinner before returning home.

Nick Treib called at the Johnson ranch Sunday afternoon.

Friday, Tim and JoAnne Seim; Justin and Jo Seim and boys attended the wedding of Sutton Sandquist and Lindsay Neumiller at the Cadillac Ranch near Belle Fourche.

Wednesday Bridget and Bodee Keller traveled to Bismarck for appointment.

Thursday Patricia Keller and Joel Aberle were overnight guests of Albert and Bridget Keller and boys. They returned to Timberlake on Friday evening.

Sunday Larry and Sarah Dreiske and family supper guests of the Kellers,

Mark and Linda Sandgren are spending time in the area. Linda spend time in Lemmon with her mother, Lennice Parker. Mark spent Monday and Tuesday with his mother, Thelma Sandgren. Wednesday Linda joined him and they got a lot of work down.

Thursday, Brady Ham and JC Woodward came and worked cattle. James and Mark Sandgren helped them and they all had lunch with Thelma.

Saturday, Mark and Thelma Sandgren attended the car show in Bison.

Sunday, after church Thelma Sandgren went to Bison and had lunch and then attended Haugen’s 70th anniversary party.

Wednesday after Eastern Star, Jim and Patsy Miller traveled to Rapid City and attended the 75th Anniversary of the Masonic Involvement of Mt. Rushmore. They returned home Friday.

Jim and Patsy Miller picked Zabrina Miller up in Hettinger Friday and Zabrina spent the weekend with her grandparents.

Matt and Christi Miller picked Zabrina up Sunday evening.


Jane Christman of Boulder, CO left Sunday after spending a week with her parents, Art and Marilyn Christman.

Jane Christman was a Sunday overnight guest of her sister, Judy Lewis in Sturgis Sunday evening.


Wednesday evening DeJon and Jeri Lynn Bakken attended the supper hosted by Farmers Union Ins.,

Thursday evening DeJon and Jeri Lynn Bakken went to an NRCS grazing seminar in Hettinger.

Tuesday DeJon Bakken officiated Football in Bowman.

Friday DeJon Bakken officiated Football in Harding County

Saturday Jeri Lynn Bakken attended a meeting regarding preserving ND Anti-Corporate Farming Law in Bismarck, then got home for the Lemmon Junior Livestock show and sale. DeJon spent all day at the Livestock show.

Sunday, DeJon and Jeri Lynn Bakken went fishing at North Lemmon Lake.

Sunday evening, Cedar Tones came to the Bakken house and practiced.

Monday, Roni Klein and Jade Schaff took Haylee Briscoe home in the morning and visited at Hope Klein’s.

Tuesday, Vern Klein went into Lemmon and got Jade Schaff from school.

Wednesday, Vern Klein made a trip to Lemmon.

Thursday evening, Jade Schaff went to McIntosh with Tami and Haylee Briscoe. Haylee played basketball. Jade was an overnight guest of Haylee.

Friday, Jim Klein mowed lawns in Lemmon. Vern picked Jade up from EST and they brought Hope Klein home with them.

Vern and Hope Klein visited with Violet Klein Friday evening.

Friday evening, Vern and Roni Klein and James and Jade picked Haylee Briscoe up and they were then supper guests of Tyler Dean and Hope Klein. Haylee was an overnight guest of Jade Schaff.

Saturday after lunch, the Vern Klein’s returned Haylee to her home. They then stopped and visited Hope Klein and Tyler Dean.

Tiss Johnson is a local columnist, reporting on community news from around the region.