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February 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Cracker Barrel session will be held Saturday

10 a. m. at Pizza Ranch

A Cracker Barrel session with the Dist. 23 legislators will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, at the Pizza Ranch in Mobridge. It will begin at 10 a.m. and will run until about 12 noon. Sen. Corey Brown of Gettysburg, Rep. More...

Change is on the way

It wasn’t just another typical day in Campbell County Monday morning, at least near the site of the Campbell County Wind Farm south of Pollock. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Strong second half propels Herreid/ Selby Area past Leola/Frederick

The Herreid/Selby Area Wolverines hosted the Leola/ Frederick Titans last Friday evening in Herreid. Leola/ Frederick brought in a 6-12 record and had lost three straight games. More...

M-P Lady Tigers fall to Winner Lady Warriors

The Lady Tigers dropped their last regular season game to the Winner Lady Warriors Friday night, Feb. 20, in Winner. The Warriors came out on top 66-32 More...

Lady Woverines defeat Wildcats in OT

The Lady Wolverines erased a four-point deficit with less than a second remaining in regulation play to force the overtime and defeat Northwestern 49-44 at Mellette on Thursday, Feb. 19. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

It will be another of those February weeks with daytime highs jumping around from 9 to 29 degrees and nighttime lows from 11 degrees below zero to 8 above. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

That’s Life

Living on a Prayer

Rep. Dwight Kiefert sounded the alarm in the Great Hall of the North Dakota capitol last Wednesday. “Emergency! Code Red! Dial 9-1-1! Duck and cover! Take off your shoes and remove all objects from your pockets! Batten down the hatches! More...

Community

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, March 2—Spaghetti with meat sauce, broccoli, garlic toast and orange sherbet. Tuesday, March 3—Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, coleslaw, frosted brownie and whole wheat bread. More...

Meetings

American Legion Walter West Post #272 The Legion/Auxiliary will meet at the Senior Center with potluck supper on March 3, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. with business meeting to follow. New members are welcome! More...

Drivers License

The following are the Drivers License days for Mound City for the month of March—March 5, March 12 and March 19. The hours are from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-3:30 p.m. Driving tests will be given by appointment only. Other offices More...

Info on overweight/oversized vehicles clarified at meeting

Approximately a dozen or so Campbell County residents, along with representatives from the Campbell County Wind Farm, met with the Campbell County Commission at a special meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 17. More...

Tips on heart care given for Heart Month

Every year, one in four deaths are caused by heart disease. February is American Heart Month and, according to the American Heart Association (AHA), heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. More...

REAP program can assist with energy projects

Area businesses are encouraged to get more information on USDA’s Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Grant and Loan program which can assist with renewable energy and energy efficiency projects to cut costs or generate income. More...

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Top News

Ag income looks good for 2014; may be problem in future years

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Russell Schick of Hazelton said, thus far, the farm clientele he has worked with this tax season are showing a good income for 2014. More...

Appreciation Night

In honor of the Veteran and US Military Appreciation evening held at the Wolverines boys basketball game Saturday night, Feb. 21, the Jacob A. More...

Celebrate spring by planting trees

The Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for everyone to celebrate the arrival of spring by planting trees. Join the Arbor Day Foundation in March 2015 and receive 10 free white pine trees. More...

Columns

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

2015 Pest Management Guides

SDSU’s 2015 Pest Management Guides are available at Regional Extension Centers across the state. Guides that were updated this year include alfalfa and oilseeds, corn, soybeans and wheat (including other small grains). More...

Democratic Caucus Report

Democratic leaders believe the state legislature is sending negative messages to youth in South Dakota. More...

Sen. Brown Reports

As we enter the final three weeks of the main run of the legislative session, the focus begins to shift more towards finalizing a budget. More...

Calendar

Area Happenings

Pollock Senior Citizens The Senior Citizens Birthday potluck dinner will be held on Saturday, February 28, at noon at the Senior Center. Please bring items for DomesticViolence in Mobridge. New members are welcome! More...

Letters

Readers Write

Really enjoy the paper. Angie SilbernagelLinton, ND Would like to see more human interest pieces of local people. Annette HeinleHerreid, SD More...

Obituaries

Hughes, 64

Gene Hughes, 64, of Granite Falls, Minn., and formerly of Linton, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, while scuba diving in Cozumel, Mexico. More...

Cunningham, 82

Thresa Cunningham, 82, of Aberdeen died Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at Avera Mother Joseph Manor Retirement Community in Aberdeen. More...