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New street lights on Highway 10 in Pollock

The South Dakota Department of Transportation has announced that new street lights will be installed on Highway 10 (Main Street) in Pollock starting April 25. More...

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Herreid School District holds Spring Title I meeting as required

The Herreid School District 10-1 conducted the Spring Title I Parent meeting at 9 a.m. on Friday April 15, in the Title I room. Patrons from the district were in attendance. Parental involvement is a required component of school-wide planning. More...

JH Wolverines run in Eureka Lions Meet

Herreid-Selby Area junior high athletes came home with five first places and six seconds at the Eureka Lions Junior High Meet on Friday, April 22. More...

H-SA Wolverine girls 1600m Relay qualifies at Redfield Relays

A few girls were added to the roster of Herreid-Selby Area tracksters who will compete at the state track meet as the Lady Wolverines qualified the 1600m medley relay at the Redfield Relays on Thursday,April 21.Annaliese Goehring, Kaylee Walker, Grac More...

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From the Heartland…

Rain showers and possibly a little snow are mentioned for Thursday in this week’s forecast. More...

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That’s Life

Sign O’ The Times

Record cued. The needle drops. Prince. Sign O’ the Times. Now, on to the keyboard... Dylan walked into the living room Thursday afternoon. “Bad news, Dad. Prince died.” I still feel like I was punched in the chest. Rock and roll will kill ya. More...

Community

Girl Scout Cookie Donation

Members of the Campbell County Girl Scout Troop recently delivered a case of cookies to the Pollock Fire Department. More...

Herreid School play set for Friday, April 29

Herreid High School is presenting “Downton Zombie,” a one act comedy. The performance will be Friday, April 29, at 8 p.m. Students from tenth through twelfth grades are participating in the play. More...

Herreid Blood Drive was successful

Another successful blood drive was held in Herreid on April 13, according to Fern Elofson, Donor Recruitment Representative at United Blood Services. More...

New semi tractor and trailer purchased by commissioners

The Campbell County Commissioners decided to purchase a new semi tractor and belly dump trailer during action at a special meeting on Tuesday afternoon, April 12. More...

Brandner is granted retrial on all charges; set for Aug. 3-5

Lori Brandner of Herreid was granted a new trial following a court hearing on Monday, April 18. More...

‘Out of the Darkness’ walk to be held in Strasburg on May 1

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, yet suicide is preventable. More...

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Mobridge-Pollock School Board discusses new funding formula

A discussion on the new state funding formula highlighted action at the Mobridge Pollock School Board meeting on Monday, April 18. More...

Presbytery to meet in Pollock

The Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church will host the spring meeting of presbytery on Thursday and Friday, April 28-29. Representatives from Minnesota and South Dakota churches will attend. More...

Pollock woman charged with theft of mail, trial date has not yet been set

United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler has announced that a Pollock woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Theft of Mail. Elaine Reller, 55, was indicted on April 18. She appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge William D. More...

Columns

Made With Love

Here are some breakfast ideas if you wish to treat your Mom on Mother’s Day. Have a good week! More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Producers of Pesticide Sensitive Commodities can Register Location on Line

The SD Department of Agriculture has developed a Sensitive Site Registry for South Dakota. This is a website where producers of pesticide sensitive commodities can register the land location of that commodity online. More...

SD Missouri River Fishing/Hunting Report

April 25, 2016 Provided by: Great Lakes of SD Tourism Association Info@sdgreatlakes.org More...

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Benefits of trees in windbreaks

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) Division of Resource Conservation and Forestry (RCF) encourages landowners in South Dakota to consider planting trees in late April through May to help protect crops, wildlife, fields, roads and farms More...

Letters

Supports Magrum

Jeff Magrum, from Hazelton, is a candidate for the North Dakota House of Representatives who has very diligently and honestly expressed his views on many of North Dakota’s current legislative issues. More...

Obituaries

Rische, 67

Kenneth Lyle Rische, 67, of Atwood, Mich, and formerly of McLaughlin, S.D., died Saturday,April 16, 2016, at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. AMemorial Mass was held Wednesday,April 20, at Saint Mary’s Church in Charlevoix, Mich. More...

Russell, 83

Delores Russell, 83, of Selby died Friday, April 1, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Society-Selby. A Memorial Service for Delores was held Saturday, April 9, at the United Methodist Church in Selby. More...