Community Invited to Thanksgiving Worship Service
Milbank and the surrounding area are invited to join together for a Community Thanksgiving Worship Service. The service will take place Tuesday, November 21, at Parkview United Methodist Church in Milbank at 7 p.m. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Coffee and fellowship will follow the service.   Read more
Wittrock and Kroemer Take Gold at State Special Olympics
Makenzie Wittrock and Courtney Kroemer of Milbank bowled their way to first place in their division and won a gold medal during the State Special Olympics bowling tournament in Aberdeen on November 3. Devin Pollock, Briar Zuraff, and Jacob O’Donnell earned second place finishes and took home silver medals.... Read more
Ukraine Exchange Student Makes Herself at Home in Milbank
Hanna Ryazanova, a 16-year-old exchange student from Mariupol, Ukraine, is discovering quietude in her new home, Milbank. Hanna is enrolled as a junior at MHS and lives with Dan Karges, his fiancée Mandy Rauscher, and Dan’s four boys, Jake, Michael, Zack, and Andrew. “She fits right in,” said Mandy.... Read more
Cast Announced for Missoula Children’s Theatre
Audiences of all ages will get a fresh look at an old favorite on Friday, November 17. The Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) and more than 50 local students present Beauty Lou and the Country Beast. Beauty Lou and the Country Beast starts at 1:15 and 7:00 pm in the... Read more
Jenny Seehafer Named MHS November Student of the Month
Senior Jennifer Seehafer is the November Student of the Month at MHS. She is the daughter of Jeff and Holli Seehafer. Jenny is a member of HOSA, TATU, 4-H, and the MHS band. She has also served as a blood drive coordinator. She is employed part time as a... Read more
Milbank TATU Students Promote the Great American Smokeout
One day can make the difference! According to the Milbank Teens Against Tobacco Coalition (TATU) November 16 is a great day to quit smoking. The Great American Smokeout starts this Thursday says TATU adviser Heidi Wellnitz. “Whether you have struggled through multiple quit attempts or just decided it’s finally... Read more
Mercy Meals Packed at Orphan Grain Train
The Madison Junior Livestock 4-H Club and Emanuel Lutheran Church teamed up to pack Mercy Meals on November 13, at the Orphan Grain Train satellite location in Milbank. The group packaged 36 boxes which will provide 3,456 meals. Most recently, the meals have been shipped to areas affected by... Read more
First Quarter Honor Roll Announced by MHS
Students named to the first quarter honor roll at Milbank High School were recently announced. Students named to the honor roll are as follows: Perfection 4.0 Freshmen – Siri Bien, Amaya Street, Madi Thue, Jessica Van Peursem, Peyten Wiese. Sophomores – Yami Arano, Landon Brown, Noah Mursu, Amy Nelson, Makenna... Read more
FFA Members Perform with National Band and Chorus
Three Milbank FFA members were selected for the National FFA Band and Chorus during the 90th National FFA Convention and Expo in Indianapolis October 24-29. Chase Pinkert and Magally Aburto played with the National FFA Band, and Nathan Loutsch was a member of the National FFA Chorus. The students... Read more
Chamber Seeks Entries for Lighted Parade
The Milbank Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Lighted Parade in conjunction with the 2nd Annual Winter Wonderland Festival on Saturday, December 9. Anyone can enter and most “vehicles” qualify as a float. The first place winner receives $100 in Ol’ Mill Bucks. Second place receives $75 in... Read more