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June 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Men’s Club Fishing Derby set

June 15-16 on Lake Oahe More...

Pollock Town Board moves to establish Housing Commission

The Pollock Town Board dealt with several public hearings at their regular meeting Monday night, June 3. They approved renting the Crank Caddy business the same room they rented last year and renting Troy Cloud the old business managers room. More...

Special Sections

Columns

Gale/Hillside

Gilbert, Cathy and Callie Mickelson were in Watertown to visit Cathy’s dad, Joe Bush. Gilbert came home on Saturday night. Cathy and Callie stopped in Aberdeen to attend the Performing Arts program for the week. More...

Herreid

Norman and Carol Schick attended the Farm and Ranchers parade and contest in Linton on Friday that their grandchildren, Emma and Brady were in. They are the children of Russ and Kristin Schick of Hazelton. More...

Mound City

Jan and John Van Beek of Lemmon, SD and Jackie and Mark Rau of Leola, SD were Saturday supper guest at Jim and Elaine Kanable’s. The Rau’s were overnight guests and the Van Beek’s returned home that evening. More...

Churches

Church Activities

Pollock and Peace Lutheran Churches Pollock and Peace Lutheran Churches are having a combined outdoor worship service on June 23 at 10 a.m. at the Pollock city park. There will be a picnic at the park immediately following the service. More...

Church getting repair work

Construction began on Tuesday, May 28, at the Herreid Baptist Church. A hailstorm in 2011 pummeled the north side of many structures in Herreid. More...

Midweek Message

I wanna talk about Jesus! Not me! It’s been said, “Churches make you feel bad. They are always telling you that you sin!” These words and many similar ones are spoken by numerous people. More...

Obituaries

Rutschke, 88

Gerhardt W. Rutschke, 88, of Zeeland, N.D., died Friday, May 31, 2013, in the Strasburg Care Center. The Funeral Service for Gerhardt Rutschke was held Thursday, June 6, at Zion Lutheran Church in Zeeland with the Rev. Eugene Roecker officiating. More...

Meier, 92

Sebastian Meier, 92, of Napoleon, N.D., and formerly of Zeeland, died Monday, June 3, 2013, in the Wishek Community Hospital. More...

Kundert, 92

Alice Kundert, 92, of Mobridge and formerly of Mound City, died Monday, June 10, 2013, at the Mobridge Regional Hospital. Funeral services for Alice Kundert will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Mound City Community Center. More...

Gravel roads, ambulance issues and resignation at commission meeting

The Campbell County Commission met with several county residents to discuss the condition of the roads in the northeastern part of the county during their regular monthly meeting Tuesday, June 4. More...

Council rescinds motion, grants American Legion 99-year lease

The Herreid City Council rescinded a motion made at the May meeting and offered a long term lease to the Herreid American Legion in action at their meeting on Thursday, June 6. More...

Citywide Rummage Sale is June 22 in Herreid

There will be a Citywide Rummage Sale in Herreid on Saturday, June 22, sponsored by the Herreid Community Foundation. Anyone who would like to have a rummage sale added to the list of sale locations should contact Sandi or Melissa by 2 p.m. More...

Wastewater project on schedule

Dahme Construction of Aberdeen has been working on the City of Herreid wastewater project from May 2012 to November 2012. Some sewer lines in the city are being replaced and a new waste water lift station was installed. More...

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SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Wheat Diseases and Other Pests More...

KEM Electric meeting set for June 20

KEM Electric Cooperative will hold its 69th annual meeting Thursday, June 20, at the Linton High School Auditorium. Registration and a complimentary meal will take place from 5:30-7 p.m. KEM’s business meeting will convene at 7 p.m. More...

Germans From Russia food history book debuts at Ashley celebration

The long awaited Ewiger Saatz – Everlasting Yeast food culture history book will make its debut at Ashley’s 125th celebration June 20-24. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

This week’s forecast calls for highs between 75 and 80 degrees, lows between 50 and 56 degrees and scattered thunderstorms. The heartland is as green and lush as it gets, and the stock ponds are brimful. More...

That’s Life

The trouble with gazebos Big cities have big-city controversies, and small towns have weird ones. Wishek, a community legendary for its German sausage and it’s monolithic badger statue, is a case in point. More...

Community

Years Ago

100 Years Ago Prairie Picayune June 12, 1913 More...

Meetings

Herreid Senior Citizens The Herreid Senior Citizens’ Potluck meal will take place on Sunday, June 16, at the Herreid Senior Citizen Center at 12:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. More...

College Notes

The 46th Annual Lake Area Technical Institute graduation ceremony was held Friday, May 10, 2013, with six hundred twenty nine graduates receiving their diplomas. More...