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May 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Herreid City Council reschedules monthly meeting to June 6

The Herreid City Council meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, June 6, at 7:30 p.m. The council normally meets on the first Monday of each month. More...

Herreid, Pollock VBS programs set for Friday

Vacation Bible School is being held in both the Herreid and Pollock communities this week. VBS programs will be held on Friday night. In Herreid, the VBS Program will be held at the Herreid School Gym starting at 8 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Herreid-Selby Area Wolverine boys claim 2013 State B Track Title

The Herreid-Selby Area boys’track team made history as the first Wolverine team to win a state title for the three-year-old sports co-op by placing first at the State B Track and Field Meet held in Sioux Falls May 24-25. More...

Yellowjackets golfers compete at State Meet, Schwartz finishes in 4th

The Yellowjackets competed at the 2013 State B Golf Meets in Brookings on Monday and Tuesday, May 20-21. Herreid’s girls teed off at the Edgebrook Golf Course. Herreid finished in 10th with a 642. More...

Region Golf corrections

Last week the captions on these two photos were mistakenly switched on the region golf story. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

Highs in the 60s and 70s, lows in the 40s and 50s and scattered thundershowers are in this week’s forecast, with June starting with relatively cool temperatures. More...

Giving Thanks to our Fallen Heroes this Memorial Day

The following are the remarks of Pres. Obama from his weekly radio address on Saturday, May 25 Hi, everybody. This week, I’ve been speaking about America’s national security – our past, our present, and our future. More...

Letters

Readers Write

I wouldn't want to be without the Prairie Pioneer. It included all the news I need to hear. Bea Reierson Herreid, SD More...

Obituaries

Schoepp, 85

Della Mae (Moos) Ebel Schoepp, 85, Bismarck, died Oct. 23, 2012, at Sanford Health in Bismarck. The Funeral Service for Della Schoepp was Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at Bismarck Baptist Church. More...

Schuler, 88

Irene V. Schuler, 88, of Mansfield, Texas, died Thursday, May 16, 2013, in Arlington, Texas. The Funeral Service for Irene Schuler was at First United Methodist Church of Mansfield, Texas. Interment was at Ringwood Cemetery in New Boston, Texas. More...

Bork, 23

Hunter Luke Bork, 23, of Vermillion, S.D., died on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Sanford Vermillion Hospital. The Memorial Service for Hunter Bork was held Tuesday, May 28, at Tom Young Community Center in Mt. More...

Memorial Day, 2013

Memorial Day Programs were held in Pollock and Herreid on Monday, May 27. More...

SD Highway Patrol campaign aims to reduce crashes, increase safety

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol used the Memorial Day travel weekend to kick off “Obey the Sign and Avoid the Fine,’’ a summer-long safe-travel campaign. More...

The banner says it all

The Herreid-Selby Area Wolverines Boys Team won the team title at the South Dakota Class B State Track and Field Meet that was held at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls on Friday and Saturday, May 24- More...

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Top News

North Dakota man dies in accident on US Hwy 83 north of Herreid

A man from North Dakota died Friday morning in a two-vehicle collision near Herreid, about a mile south of the North Dakota border. More...

Foster parent training to begin

Prospective foster families are encourage to attend the upcoming Parent’s Resource for Information, Development and Education, also known as PRIDE Training, in Mobridge beginning Monday, June 17, 10 a.m. More...

Application deadline for beefSD Class 2 is Saturday, June 15

BeefSD will launch its second class for cattle producers in August. An educational program, beefSD is designed to give participants a highly interactive and hands-on learning experience to help them succeed in their beef enterprise. More...

Columns

Made With Love

Since we are in to the “grilling season”, thought I’d share some tips on grilling. Have a safe, warm and relaxing summer to all. More...

College Notes

Northern State University Area students graduated from Northern State University on Saturday, May 4. Marissa Mickelson, of Pollock, received a degree in sociology with a specialization in criminal justice. More...

YTC Weekly

The State B Boys and Girls Golf Meets were held last week Monday and Tuesday in Brookings. There were 97 girls and 119 boys participating in the meet, with 14 girls’ teams and 18 boys’ teams. More...

Churches

Church Activities

On Sunday evening, June 2, at 7 p.m. the Herreid Assembly of God Church will be having a Contemporary Praise Service. Come join us as we worship the Lord together in song. More...

Community

Years Ago

100 Years Ago Prairie Picayune May 22, 1913 Our genial barber Mr. R Bowman this week moved into the basement below the State Bank of Herreid building. More...

Menus

Pollock Nutrition Site Monday, June 3—Bean soup, ham salad sandwich, apricot sauce and rhubarb bars. Tuesday, June 4—Meatloaf, baked potato, sour cream, creamed peas, fruited Jello and whole wheat bread. More...

Westfield

Wednesday evening there was mowing, trimming and clan up on the church and parsonage grounds and at the cemetery. Aaron and Kristy Van Beek and Eddie were Memorial Day weekend guests at the home of Ron and Kathee Van Beek. More...