May 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Mother’s Day program set for May 8 at Herreid Baptist Church

The Herreid Baptist Church will be hosting “The Master’s Plan” at their annual Mother’s Day program on Wednesday, May 8. The program begins at 7 p.m. More...

Local teachers honored

Two social studies teachers from South Dakota were honored as Teacher of the Year at the South Dakota State History Day event held at SDSU in Brookings on Saturday. More...

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Sports

Mobridge-Pollock Tigers run at indoor meet, bring home three firsts

The Tiger track team finally got to run in a meet on Monday, April 22. It was an indoor meet hosted by Sisseton at NSU in Aberdeen. The team brought home three first place finishes. More...

Wolverines compete at Sisseton/ NSU indoor track meet

After more than two weeks since the first meet, the Wolverines hit the track at the Sisseton/NSU indoor meet in Aberdeen on Monday, April 22. For a number of the 20 teams participating, this was the first meet of the year. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

After an outbreak of spring last Thursday and warm weather over the weekend, the forecast is for a little cooler, but still very nice, weather this week. Highs should be between 55 and 65 degrees and lows between 27 and 38 degrees. Hobnobbing More...

That’s Life

Editor’s note: Tony Bender is on vacation. Here is one of our favorites from 1996. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

I read in today’s paper of the death of USA Today founder, Al Neuharth and that Mr. Neuharth was born in Eureka, S.D. More...

Obituaries

Ryckman, 88

Dorothy Ryckman, 88, of the Strasburg Care Center in Strasburg, N.D., and formerly of Pollock, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013. A Prayer Service was held Friday, April 26, at the Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church in Pollock. More...

Hardt, 81

Pauline “Polly” Bobby Hardt, 81, of Eureka, S.D., died Monday, April 1, 2013, at the Eureka Health Care Center in Eureka. A Memorial Service for Polly Hardt will be held Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. More...

Survey seeks information from Pollock Post Office patrons

The United States Postal Service is in the process of gathering information related to the future of the Pollock Post Office. More...

Group seeking ideas, sketches for new Town of Pollock signs

The Pollock Men’s Club is still seeking ideas for new “Welcome to Pollock” signs. The Men’s Club had asked for suggestions for new/ updated signs late last year, and had received a couple of good ideas. More...

Let us entertainment you

People attending the Annual Mound City Hobby/Craft, Farm-Home Show on Sunday, April 28, were treated to some great entertainment throughout the day. More...

Weather warning system changes

2011 proved to be a historic year in terms of the number of tornado fatalities across the United States, with over 550 fatalities. More...

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Top News

NESD AHEC grant covers the cost for first responder class

The Northeast South Dakota Area Health Education Center (NESD AHEC) has presented a grant to the Pollock Fire Department to cover the cost for individuals in the Pollock area who are taking a first responder class. More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Ruth Beck, Crops Agronomy Field Specialist Private Pesticide Applicator Training May 2 in Onida. More...

SD Missouri River Fishing/Hunting Report

April 29, 2013 Provided by: Great Lakes of SD Tourism Association Info@sdgreatlakes.org More...

Columns

Made with Love

Being that graduations are just around the corner for some, I will share some recipes that may be helpful in planning your graduation parties. Have a good week to all and a huge congratulations to all the area graduates! More...

YTC Weekly

Sisseton hosted an indoor track meet at Northern State University last week Monday (22nd) and Herreid/Selby Area and Edmunds Central were the only two conference teams able to participate. More...

Pollock

Chris Ryckman stopped to visit Ken and Faye Ryckman on Wednesday Morning and had breakfast with them. On Friday, Ken and Faye Ryckman were Linton chiropractic callers. More...

Community

Herreid High School students to perform ‘Par for the Corpse’

Herreid High School will be presenting their school play on Friday, May 3, at 8 p.m. in the School Gym. A matinee will be performed on Wednesday, May 1, at 2:15 p.m. Admission for the event is $5 for adults and $3 for students. More...

Area students to graduate from University of Mary Saturday

On Saturday, May 4, the University of Mary, America’s Leadership University, will recognize 869 graduates with a total of 872 degrees, at its 2013 commencement. More...

Fifth Grade H/SA Wolverines win YMCA Tournament in Aberdeen

The Herreid/Selby Area Wolverines competed in the 5th Grade Division 2 Bracket of the Y Tournament at Lincoln School in Aberdeen April 5 and 6 . More...