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The first track meet was held last Thursday in Mobridge, and while the weather wasn’t ideal (mid 30s at the start); it was a chance to get out and compete nonetheless. More...

Mobridge-Pollock Tigers have successful first meet at M-P Early Bird

Despite the cold blustry weather, the Tigers brought home several first place finishes from the Mobridge- Pollock Early Bird Meet held Thursday, April 4. Daniel Roberts was a double winner as he won both the Shot and Discus competitions. More...

H-SA Wolverines excel at M-P Early Bird Meet

In spite of weather more suitable for snowball fights than track and field, Herreid- Selby Area tracksters qualified two athletes for the state track meet, broke four Wolverine records and brought home six first place medals from the Mobridge-Pollock More...

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From the Heartland…

The heartland will have to wait at least another week before the really nice spring weather moves into the area. This week’s highs will top out at 50 degrees and range from 36 degrees. Lows will be between 19 and 32 degrees. More...

Obituaries

Pudwill, 54

Richard Darcy Pudwill of Selby died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at the Royal C. Johnson Veterans Administration Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D., following a courageous fight with cancer. More...

Hardt, 81

Polly Hardt, 81, of Eureka died Monday, April 1. AMemorial Service will be May 4 at Herreid Reformed Church at 2 p.m. More...

Weisbeck, 80

Donald J. Weisbeck, 80, of Herreid died March 29, 2013, at the Eureka Community Hospital. Funeral Services were held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Herreid with Fr. Thomas Clement officiating. More...

Commission accepts high bid on Ford- New Holland tractor

The Campbell County Commission accepted one bid and rejected another at their regular monthly meeting on April 2. The commission had advertised for bids on a 2006 Volvo road grader and a 2004 Ford-New Holland tractor. More...

Pollock Town Board discusses town truck, bad blower motor

The Pollock Town Board discussed the condition of the truck they use for hauling with maintenance man Travis Vetsch during their regular meeting Monday night, April 1. More...

Pollock Auxiliary Salad Luncheon is Saturday

The Pollock American Legion Auxiliary will sponsor theirAnnual Spring Salad Luncheon on Saturday, April 13, at 12 noon in the Pollock Community Center Gym. The event begins at 12 noon. The cost is $6 per person. More...

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Herreid City Council adopts seasonal/ temporary water hookup

The Herreid City Council approved an amended Water Use ordinance and discussed city liquor licenses during their regular monthly meeting on Monday, April 1. City Attorney Mark Kroontje met with the council to discuss the proposed water ordinance. More...

Border tax seminars offered in Watertown

Two seminars being held in Watertown this month will offer helpful state tax information to area business owners who conduct business in both South Dakota and North Dakota. More...

New GED test to be released in 2014

Anew General Educational Development (GED) test will be released Jan. 2, 2014, by the national GED Testing Service. The current version of the GED test expires Dec. 31, 2013. More...

Columns

That’s Life

Semicolons and other punctuation

Writer’s note: The following is a column that will only be appreciated by English teachers. The upside is I have among my readership a vast constituency of English teachers. More...

Made With Love

I am going to share some German-Russian recipes this week so, hope you enjoy and have a great week everyone! Baked Rice 1 cup rice 5 eggs 1 cup sweet cream 2 cups milk 2 tsps. vanilla ¾ cups sugar 1 tsp. salt 1 cup raisins or sliced apples (optional) More...

Herreid

Lloyd and Carol Kusler spent the Easter weekend in Sioux Falls visiting with Carmen and Beth Olivieri and Michael Martin. Karen Thullner, Linda and Claire Stewart visited Bob and Helen Thullner Easter weekend. More...

Churches

Midweek Message

PHILIPPIANS 4: 4-6 “Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I say, Rejoice! Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand. More...

Community

Northern Plains FOP Lodge #18 sponsors school programs

The Fraternal Order of Police Northern Plains Lodge #18 presented $100 checks to ten area schools to be used by either the Student Council or Post Prom Committee. More...

Like father, like son, like son

Robert Beck, Colby Beck and Troy Beck look comfortable as they give blood during the recent Herreid blood drive. More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, April 15 —Sloppy Joe on wheat bun, oven roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables and crunchy cranberry salad. Tuesday, April 16 — Hot turkey combination, mashed potatoes, gravy, 7 layer salad and peach crisp. More...