MHS Class of 1967 Holds 50th Reunion
The Milbank High School Class of 1967 celebrated their 50th class reunion September 29-30 in conjunction with MHS Homecoming activities. Forty-three classmates reunited to create an entry in the Homecoming parade. The group also gathered at the Grant County Veteran’s Memorial and Jeanne Lieffort Wobbema led a service honoring... Read more
Enjoy Movies and Munchies at the Grant County Library
The Grant County Public Library in Milbank hosts Movie and Munchies each Wednesday in October. Masterpiece Theatre’s Victoria is the featured selection. Remaining sessions are October 11, 18, and 25, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Read more
Free CPR Classes to be Offered
Scott Flockhart of Brink Constructors is sponsoring free CPR training in Milbank. Brink is teaming up with the Milbank Chamber to offer classes to everyone, not just Chamber members. “With this two-hour class you receive heartsaver CPR and AED association through the American Heart Association,” stated Flockhart. “And best... Read more
Osborn and Kroemer Win Superior Plus Ratings
The Milbank High School oral interpretation team hosted their first meet Monday, October 2, at the high school. Hope Osborn and Cat Kroemer each earned a superior plus rating. Osborn took the top rating in both the serious reading and storytelling divisions. Kroemer was honored with the top rating... Read more
Opportunities in October at the Grant County Public Library
During October, the Grant County Public Library features Brain Builders, formerly known as the Junior Makers. Sara Koepke, Grant County 4-H Youth Advisor. She presents a program on Lego junkyard robotics. The program is designed for children ages 8-12. Brain Builders is Tuesday, October 10, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. The... Read more
Koch School to Host Reading Night
Reading Night takes place at Koch School Tuesday, October 10, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. A meal will be served in the school lunchroom from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. A free will offering goes toward the fifth grade trip to NeSoDak at the end of the school year. Reading... Read more
MHS Band Starts Season at Homecoming Parade
The MHS band is ready to take their show on the road. Their first appearance is the 2017 Homecoming Parade. This year, Kimberlly Aburto leads the group as the drum major. Shawn Stemsrud is the assistant drum major, and Amberly Warren is the field show drum major. Assistant conductors... Read more
Mystery Dinner Theater Play Debuts Oct 6
St. Lawrence School in Milbank presents its annual mystery dinner theatre play, Missing Greenbacks – An Old-Time Radio Mystery, on Friday and Saturday, October 6 and 7. The doors open at 6 p.m. at the Speedway Event Center. The show starts at 7 p.m. Deb Rausch is the director,... Read more
All Chamber Members Invited to Annual Meeting
The Milbank Area Chamber of Commerce will host its annual meeting and banquet Thursday, September 28. The theme is Do Great Things! All chamber members, their employees, and spouses are invited. A social starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Speedway Event Center and dinner is at 6 p.m. The... Read more
School Custodians are Super Heroes
Kids are messy! Everyone knows that. But if you think being a school janitor is just mopping floors and taking out garbage, try spending one day with them. Cindy Davis, who has been employed for five years as a custodian at Koch School says, “You never know what you... Read more