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Eunice Lorraine Polk, 81, Red Wing, died Saturday at Fairview Seminary Home. She was born Aug. 21, 1921, in Stillwater, Minn., to Alvin and Agnes (Olson) Halvorson. The family moved to Minneota, Minn., where she started school. In 1932, the family moved to Detroit Lakes, Minn., where she attended school until the seventh grade when the family moved to Halstad, Minn., where her dad was superintendent of schools. She graduated from high school in 1939, and from Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn., in 1943, with a home economics and phy-ed degree. She taught high school in Karlstad, Minn.
Today ADD/ADHD support group, 5 p.m., ArtReach. Red Wing Human Rights Commission, 5:30 p.m., City Hall. Pierce County Board of Health Committee, 6 p.m., Public Health conference room. Red Wing School Board, 6:30 p.m., Burnside Elementary School. AA/Narcotics Anonymous for teens, 7 p.m., St.
Eva Christiansen, 78 Jan. 3, 2002 Eva Beyer Christiansen, 78, Hager City, died Friday following a short illness. She was born July 21, 1924, to Joseph and Mabel (Hurry) Beyer. She graduated from high school and worked as a bookkeeper. She kept a journal of her daily activities which she sent to her daughter in Japan. Survivors include her daughter Kaya (Mitsunori) Sawada of Japan; one granddaughter and one great-granddaughter; sisters Viola Hart, Genevieve Ottman, Margaret Thompson, and Esther Wilson; brothers David, Raymond and Henry Beyer; and special friend Rod Pearson.
AMBULANCE RUNS Friday: Lloyd Metcalf from Red Wing Health Center to Fairview Red Wing Medical Center, 3:39 p.m., then transfer to St. Marys Hospital, Rochester, 5:08 p.m. Saturday: called at 2:44 a.m., nothing found; Doris Wilson from 433 W. Fourth St.
TRAFFIC COURT The following cases of area residents were processed in Goodhue County District Court. Fines do not necessarily include surcharges or other fees imposed by the court. Dec. 17: James Augustine, 123 N. Danforth Ave., discharge firearm from road way, $95; Tod Hintz, 128 Johnson Ave., discharge firearm from roadway, $95; Albert Jobes, Zumbrota, illegal bumper height, $45; Benjamin Sarazin, Grand View Mobile Park, speeding (70-55), $55; Joseph Whiting, 127 Danforth Ave., speeding (53-40), $50; Keith Johnson, 1846 W.
Today Opening exhibit for Youth Art and Fitness Murals, 4-6 p.m., YMCA. Blue Moon After Hours presents The Back Porch Band, 7 p.m. High Street Strings, 7-9 p.m., Rhythm & Brew, Lake City. Peter Ostroushko with Dirk Fremuth, 7:30 p.m., Music Loft at Hobgoblin Music, Highway 19.
Bob Bovee and Gail Heil will perform for the first square dance in the new hall at Hobgoblin Music, home of Stoney End Folk Harp in rural Red Wing. The dance floor in the old gray barn on Highway 19 will be inaugurated at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11. Bovee and Heil will call the dance in addition to performing their American traditional music. They have a large and varied repertoire including authentic cowboy songs, blues and ragtime numbers, ballads and yodels.
Today Red Wing School Board legislative committee, 8 a.m., Old Fashioned Foods. Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m. and 8 p.m., AA clubroom above Elks Club. Sunday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m. (Big Book) and 8 p.m. (nonsmoking), AA clubroom above Elks Club. Monday ADD/ADHD support group, 5 p.m., ArtReach. AA/Narcotics Anonymous for teens, 7 p.m., St.
AMBULANCE RUNS Thursday: David Hovde from Red Wing Health Center to Fairview Red Wing Hospital, 8:55 a.m., and return, 10:19 a.m.; Eleanor McGee from Hi-Park Care Center to hospital, 10:31 a.m., then from hospital to St. Marys Hospital, Rochester, 2:35 p.m.; Ruth Oellrich from Fairview Red Wing Medical Center to St. Marys Hospital, Rochester, 5:02 p.m.; Tom Heber from Fairview Red Wing Medical Center to Fairview University Hospital, St. Paul, 7:55 p.m.; Gerald Stewart from Fairview Red Wing Medical Center to St. Marys Hospital, Rochester, 10:37 p.m.
Today Hay Creek Valley Saddle Club, 6:15 p.m., Labor Union Hall. Social Singles, 6:30 p.m., Godfather's Pizza. Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., AA clubroom above Elks Club. Saturday Red Wing School Board legislative committee, 8 a.m., Old Fashioned Foods. Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m. and 8 p.m., AA clubroom above Elks Club. Sunday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m. (Big Book) and 8 p.m.