March 28, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

M-P High School Concert set for Tuesday, April 2

The Mobridge- Pollock High School music department will present a spring concert on Tuesday, April 2, at 7 p.m. in the Middle School Gym. The concert will feature selections to be performed at the Region VI Large Group Music Contest on April 10. More...

R-CALF encourages support of new, proposed COOL labeling rules

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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service opens comment period on pallid sturgeon

A draft recovery plan aimed at recovering the federally endangered pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus), a bottom-feeding fish considered to be a relic of the dinosaur era, is available for public review and comment from March 15 to April 15. More...

Medicare Questions & Answers

Making Medicare Make- Sense Q: I recently got a notice from Medicare about my new Part D plan, allowing me to change to a higher-rated plan if I want to. I thought the Medicare Prescription Drug and Health Plan Open Enrollment Period were over. More...

Corps schedules public meetings

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SD farmers need to scout for Japanese beetles in field crops this season

The Japanese beetle is becoming an increasingly prevalent pest in the North Central region of the United States and can occasionally be an economic problem in soybean or corn fields, said Kelley J. Tilmon, SDSU Extension Soybean Entomologist. More...

SDDOT launches 511 traveler information app

The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) has released a traveler information app for smart phones using the Android operating system and plans to do the same later for iPhones. More...

Departments connect students to internship opportunities

If you are a college senior or recent graduate, now is the time to start looking for an internship. More...

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All taxpayers have a fast, safe and free option when it comes to preparing their own federal taxes. It’s called Free File, and it’s available only at IRS.gov. More...

Strasburg Care Center

Rose Wald visits with Martin Wald on a regular basis. Also stopping in was Marlene Baumgartner. Harold Ryckman is here on a regular basis to visit with Mary Ryckman. Also visiting were Jessye Eberhart, Jerome Pool, and Arlyn Van Beek. More...

Three men arrested in Emmons County drug investigation

Three men were arrested in Emmons County on March 16 and face drug charges. More...

Blood Drive at Herreid Community Center is set for Tuesday, April 2

As winter begins turning to spring, the days get longer and activities increase. Spring is the season when life is renewed. One important way to help renew life is to give blood. More...

Spring Title I parent meeting set for Herreid School on Tuesday, April 2

The Herreid School Title I Coordinator/Interventionist, Sandra Weismantel, will conduct a Spring Title I parent meeting. The meeting will be Tuesday, April 2, in the Title I room at 7 p.m. More...

SD seniors saved over $17 million on prescriptions through health care law

As the third anniversary of the Affordable Care Act approaches, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has announced that people with Medicare in South Dakota saved $17,536,391 on prescription drugs because of the health care law. More...

Law school event explores ag antitrust concerns

Tri-State Neighbor (Editor’s note: This story is reprinted with the permission of the Tri-State Neighbor.) More...

Join Arbor Day Foundation, get 10 free trees

National Arbor Day is Friday, April 26, this year, and the Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for anyone to celebrate the annual tree-planting holiday. Join the Foundation in April and receive 10 free shade trees. More...

Loans for young individuals are available from Farm Service Agency

No established credit? Too young to get a loan? No record of success to qualify for financial assistance? Not necessarily so, said Dean Bahr, Edmunds, Walworth and Campbell County Farm Service Agency (FSA) Farm Loan Manager. More...

Bollinger’s work will continue through Bollinger Legacy Fund

Editor’s note. The following article about Pam (Heisler) Bollinger of Sioux Falls, S.D., was originally published in the Sioux Falls Argus Leader. It is reprinted with their permission. More...

Weather reporting volunteers needed

SDSU Extension is helping recruit South Dakotans to volunteer for a national network of volunteer precipitation observers, or CoCoRaHS (Community Collaborative Rain Hail & Snow Network) to track precipitation events across South Dakota, reported More...

Pollock Visitor Center to open for 2013 season

The Pollock Visitor Center will be opening for the season in April. The center is open Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from noon until 3 p.m. More...

Official Proceedings

City of Herreid SPECIAL MEETING LOCAL REVIEW BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MARCH 18, 2013 7:00 P.M. More...