Card Games: Nov. 11-15, 2019


500 scores

1 p.m. Tuesdays

Pine River American Legion

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Ron Kriewald, 3840; Sue Olson, 3480; Jim Hawkinson, 2910; Mike Olson, 2740; Jack Anderson, 2690; Vern Wolkenhauer, 2660. Joe Styndl won the door prize.


Bridge scores

Monday, Nov. 11

Jenkins VFW, 11 a.m.

Donna Fleer, 5170; Lorraine Northagen, 4840; Jim Thompson, 4320.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Ideal Town Hall, 1 p.m.

Duplicate: Jim Thompson and Lois Steffen, 29.5; Ginny Hersey and Carolyn Thompson, 27.5; Lorraine Northagen and Jennifer Knutson, 27; Enga Wodziak and Florence DeLong, 25.

Wednesday, Nov. 13


Maucieri’s, 11 a.m.

Jim Thompson, 5820; Lois Volkmuth, 5460; Gail Kane, 4770; Tom McGrath, 4570.

Thursday, Nov. 14

Ideal Town Hall, 1 p.m.

Duplicate: Jennifer Knutson and Jill Shipley, 48; Larry and Donna Fleer, 47.5; Florence DeLong and Tom McGrath, 43.5; Enga Wodziak and Lorraine Northagen, 42.5.

Friday, Nov. 15

Crosslake Community Center, 1 p.m.

Jim Thompson, 5280; Rose Ann Stans, 4530; Ginny Hersey, 4320.


Anyone interested in joining any of the bridge games can contact Jim Thompson at 218-543-4688. Anyone interested in joining the bridge game at the Crosslake Community Center can call the center at 218-692-4271.

Nancy Vogt is editor of the Pineandlakes Echo Journal, a weekly newspaper that covers eight communities in the Pequot Lakes-Pine River areas - from Nisswa to Hackensack and Pequot Lakes to Crosslake.

She started as editor of the Lake Country Echo in July 2006, and continued in that role when the Lake Country Echo and the Pine River Journal combined in September 2013 to become the Pineandlakes Echo Journal. She worked for the Brainerd Dispatch from 1992-2006 in various roles.

She covers Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Lake Shore and Crosslake city councils, as well as writes feature stories, news stories and personal columns (Vogt's Notes). She also takes photos at community events.

Contact her at or 218-855-5877 with story ideas or questions. Be sure to leave a voicemail message!
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