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June 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Meetings in area communities set to discuss public transit plans

Herreid meeting is June 10 at 1 p.m.

The Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) was signed into law on July 6, 2012, funding surface transportation programs for FY 2013 and 2014. More...

Special Sections

Columns

Yard & Garden

June Bugs or May Beetles More...

Gale/Hillside

Cathy and Callie Mickelson are in Watertown to be with Cathy’s Dad, Joe Bush. Orland and Waynette Geigle were Saturday overnight guests of Jared and Danlyn Vander Wal of Bismarck. More...

Made With Love

It is Rhubarb time andthought I’d share some rhubarb recipes this week. Havea good week everyone!Rhubarb Cheese PiePastry for single-crust pie(9 inches)4 ½ tsps. all-purpose flour1 Tbsp. More...

Churches

Church Activities

Herreid Assembly of God Church The Herreid Assembly of God Church will be having a service at the Herreid Apartments on Sunday, June 9, at 7 p.m. There will be singing and a short devotional. The public is invited to attend. More...

Community

Years Ago

100 Years Ago Prairie Picayune June 5, 1913 The Herreid Juniors this week organized a ball team which will be known as "Barney's Bad Boys". We understand they are going to get suits and that they are open for engagements. More...

Students of the Year

Herreid School Students of the Year were, from left, Middle School - Micah Schaefbauer, daughter of David and Heidi Schaefbauer and High School - Shauni Schwartz, daughter of Dean and Dani Schwartz. More...

Students of the Month

April Students of the Month at Herreid School were, left to right, Middle School - Beth Fjeldheim, daughter of Lon and Paula Fjeldheim and High School - Mickey Schick, daughter of Bonnie Schick and t More...

Rainfall drenches area

A period of heavy rainfall on Friday afternoon in an area from Pollock northward through the Westfield and Hull area produced localized flooding. More...

Campbell/Walworth Counties Farmers Union camp set for Tuesday, June 11

For decades, cooperative businesses have had a dramatic impact on the South Dakota economy and the well-being of our rural communities. More...

Pollock Visitor Center plans trip to Ellendale to view Smithsonian exhibit

The Pollock Visitor and Interpretative Center is planning a Campbell County Transit trip to Ellendale, N.D., on Wednesday, June 12, to visit the Smithsonian exhibit, “Key Ingredients: America by Food.” More...

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Top News

Dr. Knudson receives Humanitarian Award for Health Care Service

Dr. Allan Knudson was honored with the annual Willard S. Bridwell Humanitarian Award on May 22 for serving others through health care in Kings County, Calif. More...

Germans from Russia displays at Ashley 125th celebration in June

Michael M. Miller, NDSU Libraries’ Germans from Russia Heritage Collection’s (GRHC) director and bibliographer, and Jeremy Kopp, special collections associate, will attend the Ashley, N.D., 125th celebration. More...

CC Bank Scholarship winner

Herreid High School graduate Wyatt Vander Vorst received a scholarship from the Campbell County Bank during Herreid’s graduation ceremony on May 18. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

Mild, if not seasonally cool, temperatures are predicted this week, with highs between 63 and 73 degrees and lows between 44 and 50 degrees. Rain is mentioned for Sunday, and it is supposed to be a little breezy all week. More...

That’s Life

What we learn from our father My father died 20 years ago, a month after his 55th birthday, and two weeks before Father’s Day. I looked in the mirror this morning and I was almost 55 myself. More...

Obituaries

Wendt, 93

Pauline Wendt, 93, of Mobridge died Thursday, May 30, 2013, at the Mobridge Regional Hospital. The Memorial Service for Pauline Wendt will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 6, at the First Baptist Church in Mobridge. More...

Rutschke, 88

Gerhardt Rutschke, 88, of Zeeland died Friday, May 31, 2013, in the Strasburg Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 6, at Zion Lutheran Church in Zeeland. Burial will be in the church cemetery. More...

Storrs, 53

Michael Jon Storrs, 53 of Curlew, Wash., and formerly of Grand Rapids, Minn., died Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Grand Rapids. More...