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Pollock Auxiliary Salad Luncheon is Sat., April 25

The Pollock American Legion Auxiliary will sponsor their Annual Spring Salad Luncheon on Saturday, April 25, at 12 noon in the Pollock Community Center Gym. The event begins at 12 noon, and the cost is $6 per person. More...

Herreid Council approves sewer surcharge increase

The Herreid City Council held an abbreviated meeting Thursday evening, April 9, to discuss some city business. Their regular monthly meeting onApril 6 had to be canceled due to the lack of a quorum. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Golf Season gets underway for Herreid golf team at Ipswich Invitational

The first golf meet in our immediate part of the area was held last Saturday in Ipswich at their invitational meet. Herreid had four participants in the field on the boys’ side; which consisted of a total of 30 golfers. More...

S.D. State Historical Society to hold history conference May 29-30

The South Dakota environment in its many forms will be the focus of this year’s history conference hosted by the South Dakota State Historical Society. The conference is May 29-30 at the Ramkota RiverCentre in Pierre. More...

Jensen and Schoenhard named to All-Area Wrestling Team

David Jensen and Chase Schoenhard of Mobridge- Pollock were named to the 2015 Aberdeen American News All-Area Wrestling team. Schoenhard is senior who captured the 220 pound title at the State Class B Wrestling Tournament. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

This week’s highs will range from 53 to 71 degrees with lows between 30 and 43 degrees. Rain showers were mentioned in the 10-day forecast for Sunday. Winds, a daily occurrence this spring, will blow between 13 and 23 miles per hour. More...

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That’s Life

Don’t eat the fish

After being gone for about a week, the first thing I did when I got home, like all men, was to open the refrigerator. Sometimes I’ll open a refrigerator several times in an afternoon, even though nothing has changed. More...

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Area Happenings

Herreid Senior Citizens The Herreid Senior Citizens’ Potluck meal will take place on Sunday, April 19, at the Herreid Senior Citizen Center at 12:30 p.m. It is open for all Senior Citizens in the area. More...

Community

Hull

On Eas ter Sunday, Georgene Seibel of Moffit, ND had Easter dinner and attended chapel with her mother, Irene Anderson, at the Strasburg Care Center. More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, April 20—Goulash, green beans, apple crisp and whole wheat bread. Tuesday, April 21—Roast pork, mashed potatoes, gravy, tomato spoon salad, carrot bar and whole wheat bread. More...

Meetings

Pollock Area Development Corp. The Pollock Area Development Corporation will meet on Tuesday, April 21st at 12:00 Noon at Grumpy’s Bar and Grill. More...

Recreation area upgrades discussed at Pollock meeting

The Pollock Town Board made decisions about several issues that have been items of discussions at previous board meetings during their regular board meeting Monday, April 6. More...

Commission discusses road, water options

The Campbell County Commission met with a variety of individuals concerning many different issues during a full day of business at their Tuesday, April 7, meeting. More...

Herreid Comm. Found. Bingo Party is Sunday

The Herreid Community Foundation will be holding their Spring Bingo Party on Sunday, April 19, starting at 7 p.m. in the Herreid Community Center. More...

Pollock Vendor and Craft Show is Saturday

There will be a Vendor and Craft Show in Pollock on Saturday, April 18. The Show will be held at the Pollock Community Center from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. There are 44 vendors that plan to be at the Show. More...

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Top News

‘Pink It Forward’ founders share their message with ECFB women

Ladies gathered for a potluck salad supper sponsored by the Emmons County Farm Bureau (ECFB) Women’s Committee on Wednesday, April 8. More...

Captive Free to hold ministry events and services in Pollock and Herreid

Captive Free, a four member Youth Encounter ministry team, will be providing a variety of ministry opportunities in the Pollock and Herreid area from Thursday through Sunday, April 16-19. On Thursday, April 16, from 5:30-7 p.m. More...

DENR recognizes WEB Water Development Association for drinking water compliance

The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) announced today that .the WEB Water Development Association public water system and the system's operation specialists have been awarded a Drinking Water Certificate of Achieveme More...

Columns

Made With Love

I am continuing with sharing some spring recipes. Asparagus is one of our family’s favorites so will be sharing recipes for that this week. Have a great week, everyone! Grilled Asparagus1 cup water1 lb. More...

Years Ago

100 Years AgoPrairie PicayuneApril 15, 1915 Frank Alexander and wife are rejoicing over the arrival of a baby girl born on April 11. Mother and baby are getting along just fine and Frank says she is just the prettiest girl you ever saw. More...

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(A weekly column on legal matters for South Dakota citizens)

Responding to a Lawsuit More...

Ag News

USDA Rural Development taking applications for REAP program

USDA Rural Development is currently taking applications for the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP). The program provides assistance to rural small businesses and agriculture producers to complete a variety of energy saving projects. More...

Small Business Development Center to have Mobridge hours on April 21

Are you a business person or potential business person in need of business management assistance? If so, the Small Business Development Center may be able to help. More...

Linton Hospital reports positive margin for 2014, meets demands

Hospitals, especially in rural areas, have always been faced with challenges, and, in recent years, they are daunting. More...

Letters

Readers Write

We love to read all the news each week. Its good to keep up with all you folks. Looking forward to seeing all of you this summer. Harlow and Jarene Rudolph Dallas, OR I would sure enjoy reading more Herreid news. Virginia Mitzel More...

Obituaries

Eberhart, 93

LaVida C. Eberhart, 93, of Eureka died Monday,April 6, 2015 at Avera Eureka Health Care Center. The Funeral Service for LaVida was held Saturday, April 11, at Eureka United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Kenrad V. Pederson officiating. More...

Bauer, 91

Violet Arlene Bauer, 91, of Littleton, Colo., died in her home on March 30, 2015, surrounded by her family. The Funeral Service for Violet was held at Columbine United Church in Littleton, Colo., on Saturday, April 4. More...

Spotted Horse, 17

Asiajae “ Marquesha” Spotted Horse, 17, of Selby died Friday, April 3, 2015, as the result of a traffic accident. A Visitation Service for Marquesha was held Tuesday, April 7, at Kesling Funeral Chapel in Mobridge. More...