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April 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Herreid Bingo Party is April 21

There will be a Bingo Party Sunday, April 21, at the Herreid Community Center starting at 7 p.m. A $10 charge per Bingo card will allow participants to play for 20 cash prizes, along with several other special prizes. More...

What storm?

This baby calf on the Lynn and Vickey Deibert farm southwest of Herreid didn’t seem to be bothered by the winter storm that dumped 12 or more inches of wet snow on the area over the weekend. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Mobridge Cardinals looking for players

The Mobridge Cardinals amateur baseball team is looking for baseball players. Anyone interested in playing or that has questions should contact Justin Kappes at (605) 281-1267. More...

Columns

South Dakota Historical Society Foundation

The Last Riverboat

The riverboat R. J. B. brought logs, a family’s belongings and an end to commercial boating on the upper Missouri River when it arrived in Yankton in 1941. More...

That’s Life

Blizzards of Spring

As we hunkered down over the weekend to face winter storm “Xerxes” and a good foot of April snow, I reflected on my growing respect for the pioneers who wintered here in the 1880s, using overturned wagons and sod bricks for shelter. More...

Made With Love

I would like to share some Italian recipes with everyone this week. Enjoy and have a good week! Chicken and Angel Hair Pasta 8 ounces uncooked angel hair pasta 1 pound boneless chicken breasts, cut in 1” pieces 2 Tblsps. More...

Ag News

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Seeding Choices

The recent moisture was certainly welcome around South Dakota. However, with every weather event, there is a new set of questions to tackle. More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Weed Control Considerations in a Dry Year The onset of spring has brought a number of difficult decisions to farmers in this area. Winter wheat planted last fall has for the most part barely germinated or broken the soil surface. More...

SD farm income increases in 2012

The average farm saw a 3.3 percent increase in net farm profit from 2011 to 2012 according to financial information provided by farmers enrolled in South Dakota’s Center for Farm/Ranch Management Program. More...

Letters

Well done!

Heidi Schaefbauer coordinated a very successful blood drive in Herreid. The drive held on April 2 saw 40 people volunteer to donate blood and 38 were able to give. More...

Obituaries

Davis, 73

Terry G. Davis, 73, of Mobridge, S.D., died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at his home in Mobridge. The Memorial Service for Terry Davis was Tuesday, April 16, at Family Worship Center in Mobridge. Burial will be private. More...

Connie Means wins seat in historic Mound City Town Board election

The first election in the Town of Mound City’s modern history was held Tuesday, April 9. In the election, former town board member and challenger Connie Means defeated incumbent board member Lorrie Lee Olson. More...

Herreid School Board discusses new school lunch billing system

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Pollock Spring Vendor Show planned for Saturday, April 20

There will be a Spring Vendor Show in Pollock on Saturday,April 20. The Show will be held at the Pollock Community Center from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. There are over 26 vendors that plan to be at the Show, as well as a bake sale. More...

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Top News

M-P Board discusses Junior Kindergarten program for district

Mobridge-Pollock School Board member Jane Looyenga presented information on a Junior Kindergarten program at the regular monthly board meeting held Monday, April 8. More...

County Board of Equalization denies appeal, deals with other items

The Campbell County Commission met as the County Board of Equalization on Tuesday, April 9. Victor Feist had filed an appeal of the valuation of his buildings and land on the small acreage he owns north of Artas. He was not present for the meeting. More...

Commission to readvertise for bids on Volvo road grader

At a special meeting Tuesday, April 9, the county commission moved to readvertise for bids on the Volvo road grader, with the bids to be opened at the May 7 meeting. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

Spring weather remains ellusive. Highs are expected to range between a chilly 28 degrees and a more pleasant 48 degrees this week, and lows will be between 13 and 33 degrees. More...

Political Cartoon

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Churches

Church Activities

Sunday, April 21 the Herreid Assembly of God Church will be having a service at the Herreid apartments at 7 p.m. There will be singing and a short devotional. Everyone welcome More...

Community

Mayasich, Haan engaged

Floyd and Janice Haan of Pollock are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, John, to Jacqueline Mayasich, daughter of Bob and Carol Mayasich of Sioux Falls, S.D. More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site

Monday, April 22 —Vegetable beef soup, chicken salad sandwich, butterscotch pudding, and cookie. Tuesday, April 23 — Meatloaf, baked potato/sour cream, creamed peas, fruited jello and whole wheat bread. More...

Meetings

Herreid Senior Citizens

The Herreid Senior Citizens’ Potluck meal will take place on Sunday, April 21, at the Herreid Senior Citizen Center at 12:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. More...