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Mound City

Jim and Elaine Kanable spent a week in Wisconsin visiting family and friends and deer hunting. Louise DeVoe and Elaine worked at a booth for the Peacemakers quilt group at the Saturday craft show. The Kanables returned home November 24. Joni Kanable and Jordan of Clear Lake were Thursday to Sunday visitors at the Kanable home. John Van Beek of […]


A large crowd attended the Thanksgiving Eve combined service of the Westfield and Hull churches. On Thanksgiving Day, Wally and Georgene Seibel of Moffit had Thanksgiving dinner with Georgene’s mother, Irene Anderson, at the Strasburg Care Center. The entire family of Jim Hollaar were able to gather on Thanksgiving Day evening for supper and for a belated birthday celebration in […]

Time to sign up for health insurance

The Affordable Care Acts health insurance exchanges opened for business earlier this month. Now, millions of Americans who do not get coverage through work have the opportunity to shop for policies that will take effect in 2016. But they only have a few months to do so. This open enrollment period will end on Jan. 31, 2016. Those who currently […]

Years Ago

100 Years AgoPrairie PicayuneOctober 14, 1915 Owing to the many rains with which this vicinity has been blessed of late, the farmers are busy in the fields doing their fall plowing; they report the soil in good shape. During the past week we overheard an occasional remark about a Club Room. Why not go ahead with it? There are some […]


Herreid School Monday, Dec. 7-College Rep Visit-Dakota State University, 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 10-Girls Basketball at McLaughlin, 6:30 p.m. CT. Friday, Dec. 11-No School; Boys Basketball at Herreid vs. McLaughlin, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12-Boys Basketball at Linton Shootout vs. Medina/Pingree/ Buchanan, 1:30-3:00 p.m. Mobridge-Pollock School Monday, Dec. 7-Middle School Wrestling-Gettysburg Tournament, 6:00 p.m.; Middle School Girls Basketball at Linton-HMB, […]

JH Lady Wolverines’ season off and running

The Lady Wolverines junior high basketball teams have been tearing up the courts with eight games already played. Team 1 has racked up four wins and a loss while Team two has played three without a win. Ipswich Both teams suffered losses in their season openers at Ipswich on Nov. 13. Team 1 fell behind 4-15 after the first quarter […]

Drivers License

Please take note of change for Dec. 10th (open only in the morning). The following are the Drivers License days for Mound City for the month of December— Thursdays, Dec. 3, Dec. 10 (Morning Only) and Dec. 17. The hours are from 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Driving tests will be given by appointment only. Other offices Mobridge—Open […]

Mobridge-Pollock students to participate in 106th Annual State Oral Interpretation Festival

The first State Declamation Contest was held in 1910 as part of that year’s State High School Track and Field Meet. In 1911, the first state-wide Declamation Contest was held independent of the State Track Meet. From those modest beginnings over 100 years ago the contest has evolved into the modern State Oral Interpretation Festival of today. This year students […]


Wednesday evening, there was a combined Thanksgiving service with Hull and Westfield churches meeting together at Hull Christian Reformed Church. Trenton and Christy Vander Vorst and Parker of Minot, Shane and Stephanie Rustin and girls of New Ulm, MN and Betty Vander Vorst were visitors at the Sunday morning church service and dinner guests at the home of Ken and […]