2023-09-28 E-Edition


The town of Pollock water tower went under construction this month as repairs have begun. Back in December, Pollock officials accepted three bids from Maguire Iron to update the tower, in which the interior wet renovation will cost $71,500, the interior dry renovation will cost $43,000 and the exterior renovation will cost $158,500. By committing to all three phases, the […]

Herreid Quasquicentennial Committee hard at work

Street taco fundraiser, silent auction set for Saturday at community center

Herreid won’t mark its 125th birthday until 2026 but plans for the big celebration are well underway. While several fundraisers are currently in the works for the celebration, next up is a street taco meal set for 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Herreid Community Center. The meal, which includes authentic Mexican food, is a free will donation. Also planned are […]

CC Commission approves 2024 budget

Discusses 4-H Achievement Days

The Campbell County Commissioners approved the 2024 budget, set the tax levies and discussed 4-H Achievement Days at a special meeting Sept. 19. The total of all the various funds included in the budget is $5,335,261. Of that total, the general fund and road and bridge fund make up the vast majority. The general fund budget is $2,624,776 and the […]


The temperature might be jumping up and down, but the telt-tale signs are all around us. Autumn is in the air. The days are getting shorter, the evenings cooler and pumpkins are on sale on the sides of the roads. Soon the leaves will show their splendor and then shed themselves of spring and summer growth and embrace the long […]


The South Dakota All-State chorus and orchestra will be held Oct. 27-28 at The Monument in Rapid City, and will be televised on SD Public Television at 7 p.m. Mountain Time. The All-State singers were chosen from Mobridge-Pollock School by audition and members of the high-school chorus. Pictured top row, from left: alternates Jaevynlee Halsey, A.J. Dame, Grace Fulkerson and […]

Tigers football falls to Clark/Willow Lake

A successful extra point and stopping the Tigers on a two-point conversion led the Clark/Willow Lake defeating the Tigers 7-6 in Clark on Friday. The two defenses dominated the game until Clark/Willow Lake mounted a drive late in the second quarter. The Cyclones went 58 yards in 10 plays and scored with 1:41 left in half on a 14-yard Emmerson […]

HSA volleyball record jumps to 10-3

Herreid/Selby Area reached double-digit wins with a 3-0 win over McIntosh in Selby on Sept. 19. The Wolverines beat McIntosh 25-7 25-16, 25-9 to improve to 10-3. Pausha Meidinger led a 16-ace attack with six aces. Sophia Ritter and Stephanie Allbee served three aces each. Jada Rossow led at the net with nine kills and three blocks. Mya Ebel had […]

Wolverines move to 4-2 in football season

Herreid/Selby shut out Sully Buttes 28-0 in Selby on Friday. The Wolverines, 4-2 and seeded fourth in Class 9B, scored two touchdowns in the first quarter to open a 14-0 lead. Houston Hauge put them on the board with a 27-yard touchdown run and Wayde Grage hooked up with Trevor Gill for a 58-yard touchdown pass. The Wolverines put the […]

MP volleyball defeated by Rapid City

After four straight wins, the Lady Tigers ran into a dominant Rapid City Christian and settled for second place at the Sanford Pentagon Invitational Tournament in Sioux Falls on Saturday. Rapid City Christian got all over the Lady Tigers for a 25-14, 25-13 win. The Lady Comets, with one six-footer and four more players at 5’10”, held the Lady Tigers […]