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August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Sports

Wolverines football team returns 10 starters; ready for game with Timber Lake on Aug. 29

The Herreid/Selby Area Wolverines officially began their 2014 season with their first practice on Thursday, Aug. 14. Coach Jeff Kosters will begin his 19th season as a head coach, and his career record stands at 108-68. More...

Mobridge-Pollock Tigers ready for gridiron season

The M-P Tiger football team will again be under the guidance of third year head coach Nathan Lamb. More...

M-P Tiger golfers win their home golf meet

The Tiger Boys golf team got their season underway Monday, Aug. 18, when they hosted the Mobridge- Pollock Invite. Three teams participated in the event and the Tigers came out on top. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

It’s almost a month away, but fall has been in the air lately. Or, better stated, fall has been in the thermometer. Monday night’s low was around 45 degrees, and the high that day was in the low 60s. More...

Political Cartoon

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That’s Life

The way things must be

Editor’s note: Tony Bender has the week off. This is one of our favorites from 2011. More...

Community

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, September 1— Labor Day Holiday. Tuesday, September 2— Roast beef, potatoes, carrots, onions, gravy, honey dew melon or peaches and dinner roll. More...

Menus

Herreid School Monday, September 1— Labor Day No School. Tuesday, September 2— Chicken burgers, veggies, chips, salad bar and milk. Wednesday, September 3—Tacos, doughnuts, salad bar and milk. More...

Drivers License

The following are the Drivers License days for Mound City for the month of September—Thursday, Sept. 4, Thursday, Sept. 11 and Thursday, Sept. 18. The hours are from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-3:30 p.m. More...

South Dakota State Fair set for Aug. 28-Sept. 1 in Huron

The 2014 South Dakota State Fair will run from Thursday, Aug. 28, through Monday, Sept. 1. Channel Seeds preview night will be Wednesday, Aug. 27. More...

Commission holds special meeting

The Campbell County Commission held a special meeting Monday, Aug. 25. About one and a half hours of the two hour meeting was spent in executive session. More...

Area businesses closed Labor Day

Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. More...

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Top News

SDSU Weeds Group to have booth at the South Dakota State Fair

The SDSU WEED project will be at the South Dakota State Fair to answer your questions again this year. The project will feature the amaranth “pigweed” species. More...

40th annual Threshing Bee & Show is set for Sept. 6 and 7 in Braddock

The 40th annual South Central Threshing Association, Inc. Threshing Bee & Antique Show will be held at Braddock, N.D., Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6 and 7. More...

Donors proud to help in publishing Laura Ingalls Wilder’s ‘Pioneer Girl’

The South Dakota State Historical Society will be releasing Laura Ingalls Wilder’s “Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography” in November, and donors to the project are honored to be a part of this momentous occasion. More...

Columns

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Wheat, Wheat, and More Wheat…

From everything I am hearing it sounds like it has been a banner year for wheat and other small grains. Yields are generally good to excellent across the board. More...

Years Ago

100 Years AgoPrairie PicayuneAugust 6, 1914 A nice rain visited this section Tuesday afternoon. It was very badly needed. Though it came rather late it is hoped that it will help the corn along. More...

Made With Love

As I look at the calendar and realize schools are back in session or soon will be, I ask myself, “Where did the summer go?” The summer flew by for our family! More...

Ag News

Dept. of Ag presents the 2014 South Dakota Agriculture Bulletin No. 74

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) has released the 2014 South Dakota Agriculture Bulletin No. More...

USDA Rural Development participates in 2014 State Fair in South Dakota

USDARural Development will host an informational booth at the 2014 South Dakota State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 28, in conjunction with Value Added Agriculture Center Day. More...

South Dakota remains a key player in cattle industry

Beef cattle outnumber people in South Dakota by morethana4to1ratio.With this in mind, it should come as no surprise that South Dakota cattlemen and cattle feeders continue to keep their stake among national leaders in beef production despite the chal More...