2021-11-18 E-Edition

Veterans Day Program

Retiring the colors at the Veterans Day program held Monday, Nov. 15, at the Herreid School are, left to right, Morrell Fuehrer, Arlo Ryckman, Cody Renner and Nick Deibert. Also in the photo in the background are Lester Goehring and Luke Renner. Complete coverage of the program will be included in the Nov. 24 edition of the Prairie Pioneer.

Wolverines complete season at DakotaDome

While the season for the Herreid-Selby Area Wolverines didn’t quite end as the team wanted, they still had an amazing year. Members of the 2021 Wolverines Class 9A Football Runner-up team are back row, left to right, Coach Chris Hettick, Coach Justin Baumann, Coach Justin Karst, Coach Lenny Schroeder, Brenden Begeman, Nathan Bradford, Trevor Sayler, Ryan Jochim, Wayde Grage, Hunter […]

‘Love Lights’ ceremonies set for Herreid, Mound City and Pollock

Holiday lights will again sparkle on three special trees in Campbell County this holiday season, thanks to a special project dedicated to helping in the fight against cancer. The tree lighting ceremony in Herreid will be Monday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. next to the fire hall. Mound City will light their tree Monday, Dec. 6, at 5 p.m. at […]

Special Thanksgiving services planned for area churches

A Herreid Community Thanksgiving Worship Service will be held at the Assembly of God Church at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Pastor Cody Schwichtenberg of Herreid First Reformed Church will deliver the Thanksgiving message. The offering will be used to assist the Campbell County Ministerial Association to help in meeting local needs The Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church will be […]

Herreid City Council approves street paving bill and discusses city pool

Discussion on the paving project in the northern portions of the community and the proposed new city pool highlighted activity at the Herreid City Council meeting Monday, Nov. 8. Kyle Jensen with Jensen Rock & Sand of Mobridge met with the council to discuss the recently submitted bill for the paving of some streets in the northwestern and northeastern portions […]

The Prairie Doc

Healthy Eating Is Success

Obesity affects approximately 40 percent of American adults, and I’ve been one of them for nearly as long as I can remember. There are innumerable schemes that promise effortless, or nearly effortless, weight loss, and many diets that claim to be the best approach. Most of us recognize that if something seems too good to be true, it probably is. […]

SDFB to focus on food trends, climate solutions at annual convention

About: “Table Talk – Food and Climate Conversations” is the theme of the South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) Annual Convention that will be held Nov. 19-20 at the Ramkota in Sioux Falls. In addition to thought-leading speakers on Food Trends and Climate Smart Agriculture, members will gather to decide policy priorities and hear important updates on issues facing agriculture. The […]

50th Anniversary celebrated

Ken and ReEtta (Bittner) Horner celebrated their 50th Anniversary on Nov 20th. Ken graduated in 1966 from Herreid High School and has lived in Sioux Falls since 1971. He and ReEtta now have three children and five grandchildren. They celebrated their Anniversary with many family and friends in a night filled with dinner, games, dancing and conversation.

M-P Student Council plans Angel Tree Project

The Mobridge-Pollock High School Student Council is sponsoring an Angel Tree Project for Christmas 2021. Students in grades K-12 whose names have been submitted by their teachers will have an Angel at a tree at Dacotah Bank or Great Western, both in Mobridge, on Thursday, Nov. 18. Indivdiuals can select an Angel to help a child have a warmer and […]