February 21, 2013 RSS feed / Columns

Democratic Caucus Report

Water is an emotional issue and it certainly has many folks from various backgrounds engaged and activated. There are two bills dealing with water which at this point are alive and survived approval in their house of origin- SB 153 and HB 1135 More...

Sen. Brown Reports

We are down to the last three weeks of the legislative session. While there are still several major policy issues that need to be resolved, much of the attention is going to start focusing on the state’s budget. More...

Mound City

Dale Mitzel visited Maxine Vojta at Prairie Sunset Village in Mobridge last Monday afternoon. Donna Kosel of Mobridge visited Maxine several times during the week. More...

Gale

Larry and Bea Odde were Monday night visitors of Howard and Katherine Sjomeling. Gary and Betty Sjomeling took Howard and Katherine Sjomeling to the Fin-NFeather for Valentine’s Day supper on Thursday night. More...

Menus

Herreid School Monday, Feb. 25—Tacos, doughnuts, milk and salad bar. Tuesday, Feb. 26—Chicken nuggets, baby cakes, milk and salad bar. Wednesday, Feb. 27— Knepfla, sandwiches, milk and salad bar. Thursday, Feb. More...

Hull

The Hull Community has been invited to participate in a Grandma’s Kuchen Fundraiser to help with expenses of the Pollock Community Center in order to keep it open for the activities of the public. More...

Rep. Cronin Reports

This has been a week full of an extensive variety of bills. More...

Rep. Hoffman Reports

I am going to write today on one issue which in my mind would change the course of education in South Dakota more than any other single thing we have done in the past 30 years. More...

Pollock

Wednesday afternoon, John and Betty Van Beek had dinner at the Senior Citizen Center and attended the Valentine party afterward. More...

Made With Love

If you are all like me, you enjoy desserts, so this week I’m sharing lighter version recipes for desserts. Have good week! More...

Activities

Herreid School Thursday, Feb. 21—Girls Basketball District 6B at Eureka, 7:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22—Regular School Day. Saturday, Feb. 23—Jr. High Boys Basketball Tourney at Eureka; Jr. High and Varsity Boys Basketball vs. More...

Strasburg Care Center

Rose Wald visits with Martin Wald on a regular basis. Harold Ryckman is here on a regular basis to visit with Mary Ryckman. Clinton Dykema had company to include Frances Nieuwsma, Eldon and Twylah Hollaar, Arlyn Van Beek, and Eddie Kramer Sr. More...

Westfield

Thursday afternoon, the RCWM held their monthly meeting in the church Fireside Room. Joann Dyk opened the meeting with devotions. Stella Stout led the Bible Study. Marlene Dykema had the program and served lunch with a Valentine’s Day theme. More...