2021-10-28

2021-10-28 E-Edition

Pollock Fire Department receives $9,876 grant from Pollock Comm. Foundation

The Pollock Community Foundation recently presented the Pollock Fire Department a check for $9,876. The Fire Department will use $5,000 towards the purchase of a LUCAS machine, and the balance of $4,876 will be used to purchase two complete sets of fire fighter bunker gear. The LUCAS machine will be used in emergency cases for people of all ages needing […]

Bingo winner

The Herreid Community Foundation held their annual Bingo Night fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 24, at the Herreid Community Center. The grand prize winner of $300 in black out bingo is Laurie Goehring of Mobridge. She receives her prize money from Herreid Community Foundation member Kevin Wientjes, right. More pictures from the event and HCF fund distribution awards will be included […]

Students chosen

Mobridge-Pollock High School seniors Leah Overland, left, and Cadee Peltier, right, have been chosen to perform the National Anthem at the state 11AAA football championship game on Saturday, Nov. 13.

Herreid School Board discusses community needs at meeting

The Herreid School Board discussed a need for trade-related positions in the community and strategic planning for the district at their regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 13. The Herreid School administration has been asked by the Herreid Economic Development Corporation to collaborate on ways to encourage young people to come back to the Herreid community and fill high-needs areas […]

Halloween events set for Pollock on Oct. 30, Herreid on Oct. 31

Halloween events are planned for both Pollock and Herreid this weekend. The Halloween Carnival in Pollock will be held Saturday, Oct. 30. Two separate events will be held in Herreid on Oct. 31. Pollock The Halloween Carnival will be held at the Pollock Community Center from 4-6 p.m. on Oct. 30. There will be a variety of games at the […]

All-State Chorus & Orchestra and Elem. Honor Choir set for Oct. 29-30

The 69th Annual All-State Chorus & Orchestra will be held in Rapid City Friday and Saturday, Oct. 29-30. The All-State activities will culminate with a Grand Concert at the new Summit Arena at The Monument in Rapid City starting at 8 p.m. CDT Saturday evening. Concert tickets can be purchased online at the Monument website at www.themonument.live, via phone at […]

Hoop dancer Kevin Locke explains the tradition for M-P students


Indigenous People Day (Monday, Oct. 11) has been celebrated in South Dakota since 1989, as it was previously called Columbus Day. Many events take place all over the state in celebration, such as traditional dances, art displays and ceremonies. The observance of Indigenous People Day focuses on celebrating the culture, heritage, and history of Native American tribes across the nation. […]

Spring Valley Cemetery project

Several local volunteers worked on the expansion of Spring Valley Cemetery north of Pollock on Saturday, Oct. 16. The put in three custom made gates and new fencing.

Church Activities

Skating and Pizza Party There will be a skating and pizza party at Skateland in Herreid on Sunday, October 31 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Come join us for free skating, pizza and pop. During the night of skating, Christian music will be played and door prizes will be handed out. So make sure you sign up, you need […]