2021-11-11

2021-11-11 E-Edition

Veterans Day Program in Herreid will be held on Monday, Nov. 15

Because the Herreid/Selby Area Wolverines will be playing in the Class 9AState Football Championship Game on Veterans Day, Thursday, Nov. 11, the annual Veterans Day Program held in Herreid will be moved to Monday, Nov. 15. The schedule of events will be the same as printed in last week’s Prairie Pioneer. The program will begin at 10 a.m. in the […]

Wolverine football game to be televised on Valley Channel 297

For those Wolverine fans throughout the area who cannot attend the State Class 9A Football Championship Game in person on Thursday, Nov. 11, Valley Telco will be broadcasting the game live on their cable network. Herreid/Selby Area will be playing the Howard Tigers at 1 p.m. on Nov. 11. The game will be broadcast on Valley Channel 297. It will […]

Veterans Day P&S Supper set for Nov. 13

A Veterans Day Pancake and Sausage Supper will be served from 5-7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 13, in the Pollock Community Center lunchroom. The event will accept free will donations, and proceeds will be used for the Pollock Men’s Club scholarships. The scholarships are given to a student from Herreid High School and a student from Mobridge-Pollock High School. In […]

Discussion on 4-H program main topic at CC Commission meeting

The Campbell County Commission discussed the future of the local 4-H program during their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 2. Shari Rossow had been serving as the 4-H Advisor for both Campbell and Walworth counties until recently, when she had submitted her resignation. The commission had accepted her resignation, which was effective Sept. 21, at their September commission meeting […]

Wide choice for shoppers

The Holiday Vendor Show was held in the Pollock Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 6. A great variety of gifts from over 30 vendors were available for shoppers.

SDDP launches food drive to benefit Feeding South Dakota

The South Dakota Democratic Party (SDDP) will collect non-perishables and monetry funds from Nov. 1 through Nov. 23 at the SDDP Office in Sioux Falls to benefit Feeding South Dakota. The drive is an opportunity to give back during the Thanksgiving season, with a goal to provide at least 100 meals to hungry South Dakotans. “As we continue to see […]

Pollock Town Board discusses donations and hallway lighting

The Pollock Town Board discussed the new donation boards which are to be placed in the Pollock Community Center during their regular monthly meeting Nov. 1. The boards will recognize donations to the Community Center and other areas of town. The board agreed to use one board for Community Center donations and one for donations in other areas of town. […]

The Prairie Doc

Resetting the Internal Clock

Daylight savings time has just ended and now everyone has had the chance to “fall back” to standard time. While many people enjoy that extra hour of sleep that comes each fall, 63 percent of Americans say that they would support the elimination of seasonal time changes and there are some health issues to consider. The American Academy of Sleep […]

End of Daylight Saving Time means increased driving danger

The end of Daylight Saving Time on Nov. 7 may have had people rejoicing for the extra hour of sleep. However, AAA South Dakota is reminding drivers to prepare for potential challenges, such as changes in sleep patterns that may increase chances of drowsy driving, and shorter days that mean driving home in the dark. Sleep-deprived drivers cause more than […]