August 15 2017 Meeting Minutes

VIKING SPORTSMEN MINUTES
August 15, 2017

Lunch was served by Kevin Weisel
BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:
Bob Gibson Jim Baxter Gregg Baxter Dave Lais Gene Sullivan Steve Henry Kevin Weisel
Mark Anderson Chuck Bokinski Dean Krebs Greg Donahue Jim Stratton
GUESTS: Taylor Rehovsky Oliva Steele Chris Thompson Brandon Thompson
7pm Call to order-Gene Sullivan
Pledge of Allegiance

Guest speakers: Taylor R and Olivia S reported on the District 206 Archery Program which has grown
from 6 participants to 22 in 3 years. The practice at 7am 3days a week in the school gym. They expressed
thanks for the Sportsmen’s donation.
Donation requests: none
Secretary Report: Motion to approve Jim B/Greg D Passed
Treasure Report: motion to accept and refer to audit Kevin W/Mark A Passed
Committee Reports:
Youth Day: Dean K – Sunday, August 27, 48 activities. Fund raising has gone well. Volunteers are still
needed.
Fish Fry: Kevin W- The last Fish Fry was in Brandon on August 5. There were 4 this year. Thanks to all
the volunteers.
Property: Steve H- no report
Old Business:
Bill from Cub Foods: Jim B- this was to be billed to St Mary’s and they paid it.
DNR property: Kevin W- Mitch Lawler will remove this equipment by the end of summer.
Weed removal sticks for AIS: Jim S- Justin Sward, AIS Coordinator for the County, will arrange for
these at lake accesses.
Orange Township Easement: Steve H- the USFWS has completed the rehabilitation and expansion of
the Orange Township WPA and our pledge of $5,000.00 is due.
New Business
Activity Board for Youth Day and other sponsored activities: Mark -Photos are needed for this display.
Vacancy on Board of Directors- Gene S Tim Olson was appointed by Gene to fill the vacancy occurring
when Steve Hoskins resigned.
Adjourn: Motion Gregg B/Jim B. Passed

Shawn Papon, USFWS, was unable to attend. He wanted to express his thanks for helping obtain the
easement in southeast Douglas County.

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