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May 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Closings set for Memorial Day

Due to the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 27, there will be no mail service, and most area offices and businesses will be closed. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Aberdeen to host Track & Field Junior Olympics event July 4-7

From July 4- 7, the Aberdeen Area Running Club is host to the USA Track & Field Region 8 Junior Olympics at Swisher Complex at Central High School. More...

H-SA JH track team finishes season

By Wendy Thorstenson The Herreid-SelbyArea junior high track team finished out its season by competing on a hot windy day at the Potter County Junior High Invitational on Monday, May 13, at Gettysburg. More...

Tigers JH competes in Roncalli Meet

The Mobridge Pollockjunior high track team participated in the Roncalli Jr.High Invitational Meet onMonday May 13.7th Grade Girls195 M. Hurdles: 5. AlexSteiger, 43.43.200 M. Dash: 2. JesticeTalley, 29.75.400 M. Dash: 5. KayceeRedmond, 1:21.98; 6. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

After some nice rain last weekend, temperatures will be a little cooler this week with highs between 60 and 71 degrees and lows between 41 and 50 degrees. Showers are mentioned for the weekend. More...

That’s Life

The Mighty Quinn I once talked to a woman who had lost her son. He must have been 15. Maybe 16. I don’t remember. More...

Mound City

Nancy Johnson went to the Rick and Angie Boddicker home in Pierre on Friday. Nancy stayed overnight with Michael, Campbell and Travis Boddicker and brought them to the Johnson farm on Saturday. Angie came to get the children on Sunday. More...

Obituaries

Frey, 84

Ella Irene Frey, 84, of Mobridge, S.D., died Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Sun City West, Ariz. The Funeral Service for Ella Frey was held Saturday, May 11, at Zion Lutheran Church in Mobridge. More...

Gabriel, 90

Frank Gabriel, 90, of the Strasburg Care Center and formerly of Hague died Monday, May 13, 2013. The Funeral Mass for Frank Gabriel was held Saturday, May 18, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hague. Burial was in St. More...

Bork, 23

Hunter Luke Bork, 23, of Vermillion, S.D., passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at the Sanford Vermillion Hospital in Vermillion. A full obituary will be published in a future edition of the Prairie Pioneer. More...

Herreid School Board reviews end of year events at meeting

As of Wednesday afternoon, the students of Herreid High School could be singing the song, “School’s Out for the Summer,” by Alice Cooper as another school year draws to a close. More...

Rainfall brings temporary relief to drought conditions in area

It may not be the end of the major drought that has affected the area, and much of the central part of the nation, since last year, but a rain event this past weekend took a major step in that direction. More...

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Top News

M-P Board approves Jr. Kindergarten, takes first looks at 2013-14 budget

The Mobridge- Pollock School Board moved to start a Junior Kindergarten program for the 2013-14 school year and reviewed the proposed 2013- 14 budget at their regular monthly meeting held Monday, May 13. More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

SDSU Extension Wheat Walks – June 11 & 12 More...

Happy Days are here again…

A little retirement ceremony was held for Mr. J. on Wednesday morning in recognition of 44 years in education, 34 years in administration. More...

Columns

Yard & Garden

Mow That Lawn More...

Hull

Congratulations to Cole Nieuwsma and Kyle Nieuwsma, who graduated from Strasburg High School on Friday night, May 17. Cole is the son of Lee Nieuwsma and Carrie Nieuwsma and Kyle is the son of Duane and Sandy Nieuwsma. More...

Made With Love

As Memorial Day is approaching, I thought I wouldshare some recipes for thecelebration. More...

Community

Meetings

Pollock Community Reading Room More...

College Notes

SDSU spring graduates SDSU in Brookings held their spring graduation May 17-19. Local area students graduatig were: Herreid Alex James Fjeldheim, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture & Biological Sciences More...

Area Happenings

Small Business Development Center More...