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June 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

SAL Poker Run set for Saturday

The 2nd Annual Herreid Sons of the American Legion Poker Run will be held Saturday, June 22. Some of the proceeds from the event will be used to support the Wounded Warrior Project. Registration will be from 10-11 a.m. at The Water Hole in Herreid. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Youth wrestling

The Zeeland Wrestling Meet was held April 12. More...

1543.98 lbs. of walleye pulled in at Pollock Men’s Club 35th Annual Tournament

The Pollock Men’s Club hosted their 35th Annual Walleye Fishing Tournament on Saturday, June 15, and Sunday, June 16. It was windier Saturday but the teams still brought in 754.92 lbs. of fish. Sunday, 789.06 lbs. More...

Editor's Page

From the Heartland…

Friday is the official start of summer, and pleasant summery weather is appropriately in this week’s forecast. Highs should range from 77 to 83 degrees with lows between 53 and 62 degrees. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

That’s Life

Ashley’s 125th

Here in Ashley, you can smell the excitement in the air on the cusp of the community’s 125th birthday celebration, June 20-23. More...

Letters

Readers Write

Like reading about the people that I know and grew up with. Keep the news coming. Enjoy reading the paper. Paulette HawleyCalifornia More...

Obituaries

Kundert, 92

Alice Kundert, 92, of Mobridge and formerly of Mound City died Monday, June 10, 2013, at the Mobridge Regional Hospital. The Funeral Service for Alice Kundert was held Thursday, June 13, at the Mound City Community Center. More...

Fischer, 85

Robert “Bobby” Fischer, 85, of Hague, N.D., died Saturday, June 8, 2013. More...

Brockel, 79

Morgan Brockel, 79, of Aberdeen died Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital inAberdeen, S.D. More...

Kundert touched lives of thousands of students through TAR activities

The Heartland lost a tremendous individual this past week with the death of Alice Kundert on June 10. She impacted the lives of countless individuals in many ways, mostly during her time as an elected public official. More...

Cam Wal Annual Meeting set for Tuesday, June 25, in Herreid

The Cam Wal Electric Cooperative, Inc., Annual Meeting will be held Tuesday, June 25, at the Herreid Community Center in Herreid. Election of three members to the board of directors will highlight the meeting. Events begin at 6 p.m. More...

Tourney winners

The Pollock Men’s Club hosted their 35th Annual Walleye Fishing Tournament over the weekend. More...

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Top News

Benefit for Eric Dienert family will be Thursday, June 27, in Mandan

A “Dollars for Dienerts” Fundraising Benefit will be held for Eric Dienert of Bismarck on Thursday, June 27, at Midway Lanes in Mandan. The event will run from 5:30- 10 p.m. Dienert was diagnosed in March 2013 with stage IV brain cancer. More...

Herreid Board get new insurance quote, plans repairs to gym door

Tom Mitzel and Arnie Hanson from Campbell County Insurance met with the Herreid School Board to update the Board on the insurance premium cost for next year for the school building, bus shed, special education mobile home, shop building, vehicles and More...

Local Modern Woodmen members plant trees

On Saturday, June 8, local Modern Woodmen of America members gave a lasting gift to the community. Members of the Herreid Modern Woodmen 13203 gatherd at the Herreid City Park to plant two maple trees. More...

Columns

Yard & Garden

Good Year for trees?

Yes, it was a cold late spring with above normal snow in April and a cool and wet May. Some crops in the area were seeded later than usual this year, but trees that were planted this spring appear to be doing very well. More...

SD Missouri River

Fishing/Hunting Report

June 17, 2013 Provided by: Great Lakes of SD Tourism Association Info@sdgreatlakes.org Weather in the high 70s and 80s for the week – should be a perfect time to get to the Missouri River for some good fishing – and we’re hearing it More...

Midweek Message

By Pastor Tim Berg, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church-Mound City

I wanna talk about Jesus! Not me! More...

Community

Births

A son, George Dean Renner, was born on May 29, 2013, to Mike and Nicole Renner of Rapid City, S.D. He weighed 8 lbs. and was 19 inches long. George has an older brother, Jack Robert, who will turn 3 on July 13. More...

Herreid

The family reunion of the Vern Ochsner family was held at New Ulm, Minn., this year from June 6-9. More...

Gale/Hillside

Cathy, Callie, Marissa and Dylan Mickelson were in Aberdeen all week with the 4-H Performing Arts. Catie and Jason Kleindl and Marty Mickelson of Watertown came to Aberdeen one day to help with the Performing Arts group. More...