February 28, 2013 RSS feed / Columns

Rep. Cronin Reports

This week on Wednesday was Cross-Over Day. This is the deadline for House Bills to be debated and passed before being transferred to the Senate. The legislators wear black on Cross-Over Day to mourn the bills that have been killed. More...

Democratic Caucus Report

Education Works! Good education leads to good paying jobs, the key ingredient in sustained economic development in our state. This has been said so often it may be an empty echo throughout the hallways at our Capitol in Pierre. More...

Pollock

John Van Beek attended Cam Wal manager, Jeff Bond’s mother’s funeral at Groton on Tuesday. Gregg Van Beek and Matthew of Aberdeen arrived Saturday to spend the weekend at the John and Betty Van Beek home. More...

Gale/Hillside

Gilbert, Cathy and Callie Mickelson attended Norway Lutheran Church on Sunday morning. In the afternoon, Cathy and Callie went to Aberdeen to attend a concert at 7:30 p.m. where Dylan Mickelson participated in. More...

Herreid

Chester and Carol Sayler, Ron and Diana Mittleider and Ruth Mittleider attended the John Mittleider-Ann Gessele wedding at Bismarck on Saturday. More...

Hull

On Wednesday afternoon, Ernest and Carol Dykema’s daughter, Jan and Gary Gilchrist of Bismarck, were coffee guests of the Dykema’s and they also brought supper for them. More...

Sen. Brown Reports

Cross over day has come and gone in the South Dakota Legislature. Both the House and the Senate were able to meet the deadlines and do the people of South Dakota’s work. More...

Rep. Hoffman Reports

A recap of HB 1135 needs to be put into play before going into bills still alive. In the eleventh hour we almost had a deal struck on this water/ property rights bill but both sides could not agree on the exact number of lakes kept public. More...

Made With Love

As I was thinking of a theme for this week’s recipe column, the pancake theme came to mind so, I will be sharing various pancake recipes. Enjoy and a have a great week! More...

Westfield

Jim and Deb Vander Vorst spent several days visiting Mike and Karen Vander Vorst in San Diego, CA. They were also able to visit with Damon and Jennifer Vander Vorst, Stephie and Matthew Vander Vorst, Roger Van Beek and Dorinda Van Beek. More...

Mound City

Joni Kanable of Clear Lake, SD was a Thursday to Sunday visitor of James and Elaine Kanable. On Thursday, they went to McIntosh for the Lemmon/McIntosh girls basketball game. More...

Strasburg Care Center

Rose Wald visits with Martin Wald on a regular basis. Also stopping in were Tom and Laura Baumgartner and Eddie Kramer Sr. Harold Ryckman is here on a regular basis to visit with Mary Ryckman. More...