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Blood Drive at Pollock Community Center is set for Monday, April 15

Spring is the season when life is renewed. One important way to help renew life is to give blood at the Pollock Community Blood Drive from 3-6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 15, at the Pollock Community Center. More...

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Sports

Schwartz named to Class B all-state basketball first team

Lady Wolverine Shauni Schwartz has been named to the Class B girls’ all-state basketball first team selected by the S.D. Basketball Coaches Association and the S.D. Sportswriters Association. More...

YTC Weekly

Track meets will be getting into full swing this week, with Mobridge hosting the Mobridge/Pollock Early Bird on Thursday morning with a 10:00 am start time. Miller will be the site of the Central Dakota Invite on Friday with a 10:00 am start time. More...

M-P Tigers ready for track season

The Mobridge- Pollock track team plans to kick off the 2013 season on Thursday, April 4 at the Mobridge Early Bird Meet. More...

Community

Starting their accounts

Hunter and Owen Rohrich, from left, brought their completed savings books to the Campbell County Bank in Pollock on Monday morning. Pat Larson, right, opened a savings account for each of them. More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, April 8 —Spaghetti, meat sauce, broccoli, garlic toast and sherbet. Tuesday, April 9— Baked pork chop, augratin potatoes, peas and carrots, iced honey cookie and whole wheat bread. More...

ServSafe Certification Course and recertification in Mobridge on April 29

SDSU Extension will host a ServSafe Foodservice Manager Sanitation Certification Course and Recertification Course April 29 at the Wrangler Inn in Mobridge. Registration starts at 8 a.m. The course starts at 8:30 a.m. More...

County commissioner can not also serve as a school board member

Duane Martin of Mobridge, one of the three candidates for the Mobridge-Pollock School Board in the upcoming election, will have a choice to make if he should win one of the two positions that are available. More...

Election day for Mound City, M-P School Board is Tuesday, April 9

Elections will be held for positions on the Mound City Town Board and the Mobridge-Pollock School Board on Tuesday, April 9. More...

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Mound City Town Board candidates

The following biographical information about the candidates for Mound City Town Board and answers to questions posed by the Prairie Pioneer is presented in the order that the candidates will appear on the election ballot. More...

Mobridge-Pollock School Board candidates give views on local issues

The following biographical information about the candidates and answers to questions posed by the Prairie Pioneer and Mobridge Tribune is presented in the order in which the candidates will appear on the election ballot. More...

Drug information to be presented at meeting

Al Bohle, a captain with the Mobridge Police Department, will be giving a short presentation followed by a question and answer session on Designer Drugs (synthetic marijuana, Bath salts) at the Mobridge Middle School Commons Area at 7:30 p.m. More...

Columns

From the Heartland…

Spring will be very evident this week with a high around 60 degrees expected. The daytime low will be 46 degrees, and the nighttime low will be a balmy 29 degrees. Most of the heartland’s snow is gone, and the area is on the dry side. More...

South Dakota Historical Society Foundation

South Dakota’s State Flower “That bold bit of life at the edge of the snows” is how South Dakota poet laureate Badger Clark described the state flower in his 1939 poem Pasqueflower. More...

Artas

On November 5, Harvey and Berneice Goehring left Eureka and headed South for the winter months. They visited their children in Kansas and Colorado. While in Texas, they were guests at the Mavis and Leslie Knoepfle home. More...

Obituaries

Weisbeck, 80

Donald Joseph Weisbeck, 80, of Herreid died Friday, March 29, 2013, in Eureka Community Health Services in Eureka. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Herreid. More...

Lawler, 92

Jeannette Lawler, 92, formerly of Linton, died Monday, March 25, 2013, in her home in Grand Forks. A memorial service for Jeannette Lawler was held at Wesley United Methodist Church in Grand Forks on Wednesday, March 27. More...