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February 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

New Campbell County Guide will highlight outdoor options in area

Work on a new Campbell County Guide is currently underway. The Guide will highlight hunting and fishing opportunities in the county, but also include some historical tidbits and other interesting facts about Campbell County. More...

Special Sections

Sports

YTC Weekly

In girls’ basketball action last week Monday, Wakpala defeated Herreid/Selby Area JV 59-53; and last Tuesday had Sully Buttes downing Jones County 68-33. More...

Wolverines get three point buzzer beater to defeat Colome, 63-62

The Herreid/Selby Area Wolverines traveled to Highmore last Saturday afternoon for a date with Colome in the Action Club Classic at Highmore. The Cowboys came in with a 9-4 record, while the Wolverines were 12-3 looking to win their fourth straight. More...

Tigers place three at Big Dakota Meet

The Tiger wrestlers brought home two third place finishes and a fourth from the Big Dakota Meet held in Fort Pierre on Saturday, Feb. 6. Bray Harrison placed third at 152 and Nathan Bauer placed third at 160. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

Spring-like weather is in the forecast for this week with highs between 28 and 43 degrees and lows from 7 to 25 degrees. No precipitation was mentioned. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

That’s Life

That’s Life Manning

This is the way it was supposed to end, with Peyton Manning walking off the field a Super Bowl champion. More...

Community

Meetings

Pollock Community Reading Room The Pollock Community Reading Room will have their monthly meeting on Thursday, February 11 at 1:30 p.m. Pollock Area Dev. Corporation More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, February 15— Cook’s Choice. Tuesday, February 16— Chicken noodle soup and sandwich. Wednesday, February 17—Ham, sweet potatoes, California blend vegetables and crazy cake. More...

Mound City

Basil and Jane Larson accompanied Sheila Baker of Hoven to Fargo on Friday. They, along with Bailey Baker of SDSU, Brookings were weekend visitors at the Alex and Cassie Herz home in Fargo. More...

Commission discusses roads, economic development position

The Campbell County commission discussed the condition of roads in the wind farm project area and the County Economic Development Coordinator position at their Feb. 2 meeting. More...

PADC annual meeting is Feb. 16; new members are welcome

The Pollock-Area Development Corporation (PADC) will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 12 noon at Grumpy’s. More...

Presidents’ Day closings

In observance of Presidents’ Day on Monday, Feb. 15, several area businesses will be closed. All government offices are closed for the day, including the NRCS office and the Campbell County Courthouse in Mound City and all area post offices. More...

Brandner found guilty on charges; sentencing will be at a later date

Lori Brandner of Herreid was found guilty of all three charges she faced in connection with a fire at the Road House Bar & Grill in Herreid on Jan. 21, 2015. More...

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Campbell County Guide will promote area

Work on a new Campbell County Guide is currently underway. The Guide will highlight hunting and fishing opportunities in the county, but also include some historical tidbits and other interesting facts about Campbell County. More...

Pollock Resident rewarded with Free Fuel from Cenex

Tanks of Thanks® program honors a local resident for making a difference in the community Travis Vetsch of Pollock, South Dakota, has received a special thank you for paying it forward in his community. More...

John and Monica (Wald) Dykema have been Valentines for 55 years

He was 33 years old when he proposed to her back in 1962. His bride to be was 26. On Dec. 1, 1962, John Dykema and Monica Wald said their vows at St.Anthony Catholic Church in Linton. More...

Columns

S. D. Dept. of Veterans Affair

During the month of December I walked around with an adrenaline rush from all the holiday goodies I was sneaking!And now the month of January has provided me with an outburst of rewarding experiences that I will never forget. More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Don’t Forget the Small Grain

The current low value of grain crops is adding to planting decision challenges in 2016. More...

Rep. Cronin Reports

This week in appropriations we started with 2 days of testimony from the Board of Regents and the state universities which makes up around 200 million in state funds. More...

Churches

Church Activities

Herreid Assembly of God The Church will be having a service at the Herreid Good Samaritan, Sunday, February 14th at 7 pm. Come and join us as we sing some of the hymns of old, and look into God’s Word. More...

Made With Love

With Valentine’s Day soon to be upon us, I will share some recipes for that special day. Happy Valentine’s Day to all! More...

Obituaries

Wolf, 67

Mary Ann Wolf, 67, of Linton died Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. Mass of Christian Burial for MaryAnn was held Thursday, Feb. 4, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Linton, with the Rev. David Richter and the Rev. Leonard Eckroth officiating. More...

Compann, 88

LaVern Compaan, 88, of Westfield died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at his residence. The Funeral Service for LaVern was held Saturday, Feb. 6, at Hope Reformed Church in Westfield with Pastor Jack Van Heuvel officiating. More...

Turner, 88

Edward Turner, 88, of Strasburg and formerly of Pollock died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at the Strasburg Care Center. A Memorial Service and inurnment will be held at a later date, with Carlsen Funeral Home of Eureka in charge of arrangements. More...