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YTC Weekly

District tournament play on the girls’side wrapped up last week and Region games will be played throughout the state this week; with a majority of them taking place on Thursday and Friday. More...

M-P Tigers fall to Lady Braves in OT

Cheyenne Eagle Butte edged the Mobridge-Pollock Lady Tigers in overtime Thursday night, Feb. 26, in Eagle Butte to advance in Region 6A tournament play. A couple of free throws late in OT sent the Lady Braves to a 42-20 win. More...

Herreid-Selby Area Wolverines crowned District 3B Champions

Championship action vs Ipswich

The Lady Wolverines held off a fourth quarter Ipswich surge to win the District 3B championship title, 38-37, at Hoven on Thursday, Feb. 26. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

After a couple of chilly days, the heartland should see some spring-like weather this week with highs between 8 and 49 degrees and lows from a frigid 4 below zero to 29 degrees. No precipitation was mentioned in Sunday night’s 10-day forecast. More...

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Full Story

That’s Life

Collecting ghosts

I’m not sure when it started, but somewhere along the way I began collecting ghosts. More...

Calendar

Area Happenings

Mobile Food Pantry The Mobile Food Pantry will be at the Herreid Community Center on Tuesday, March 17, from 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. The pantry is available for needy individuals/ families in Campbell and McPherson Counties. More...

Community

Mound City connection

Dr. Misty Anderson, doctor of internal medicine at Sanford Clinic in Valley City, and Loren Grad, a pharmaceutical rep with AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, visit at the Sanford Clinic in Valley City. More...

Girl Scout cookie sponsorship

Waynette Geigle, office manager of the Prairie Pioneer, presents a check to Girl Scout Madison Ross to use towards the sponsorship of a case of Girl Scout cookies. More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, March 9—Meatloaf, au gratin potatoes, vegetable, whole wheat bread and dessert. Tuesday, March 10— Roast pork, mashed potatoes, gravy, tomato spoon salad, carrot bar and whole wheat bread. More...

Educational is main topic at Cracker Barrel

While other issues were discussed, the main topic at the Cracker Barrel session in Mobridge on Saturday morning was educational issues. Sen. Corey Brown, Rep. Justin Cronin and Rep. More...

Welcome Home celebration for Vietnam era vets

March 28-29 in Pierre

On March 27-30, South Dakotans will come together to pay tribute and honor the 27,000 young men and women from the state who served during the Vietnam War Era and those who gave their lives. More...

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Top News

March is Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Each year during March, the SD Council on Developmental Disabilities, along with the Center for Disabilities at Sanford School of Medicine at USD and South Dakota Advocacy Services, focuses on peoples’ abilities and similarities rather than dif More...

Herreid Modern Woodman Camp honors Herreid Student Council

On Feb. 25, the Student Council at the Herreid School was honored for their countless hours of service to the community by local Modern Woodmen of America members. More...

Lincoln delivered second inaugural address, possibly his greatest speech, on March 4, 1865

“With malice toward none, More...

Columns

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Pesticide Applicator Requirements

Tis the season of pesticide applicator training for those of us who work in extension and for many area farmers and commercial applicators. It can be a challenge each year to provide a new twist to information we have been providing for years. More...

Made With Love

I will continue with more crockpot recipes. Have a great week. More...

Democratic Caucus Report

Democrats: agriculture deserves better from Pierre

Democratic leaders say they are increasingly dismayed over the treatment of South Dakota’s farmers and ranchers in the state legislature. More...

Churches

Church Activities

Herreid Assembly of God Church The Herreid Assembly of God Church will be having a service at the Herreid Good Samaritan Center, Sunday, March 8th at 7 pm. Come and join us as we do some singing and hear a short devotional. More...

Letters

Readers Write

Enjoy the paper and look forward to its arrival. Mickey MarrenPalm Dale, CA More...

Obituaries

Kosel, 101

Hilda L. Kosel, 101, of Mound City died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Mobridge Regional Hospital. The Funeral Service for Hilda was held Monday, March 2, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Mound City. More...

Seymour, 96

Beatrice “Bea” Seymour, 96, of Bellevue, Mich., died Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, at her home. More...

Delzer, 84

Esther A. Delzer, 84, of Eureka died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, atAvera Eureka Health Care Center. The Memorial Service for Esther will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, at Eureka Reformed Church with the Rev. James Grossmann officiating. More...