A May 14 story incorrectly translated remarks made by Udo W. Henke, mayor of Messel, Germany. Henke said the German reserve organization RK Giesel bought flower arrangements in appreciation for the hospitality and understanding of residents who live near a sports club where shooting competition participants camped. Many competition participants did partake in a party Friday evening, but it ended early and the noise was no problem, Henke said.

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