VFW Auxiliary Elects Officers For 2016-2017
The VFW Auxiliary Post 3486 of Milbank held an election of officers for the 2016-2017 year during its regular meeting Tuesday, April 5. Myrna Bell will remain in her role as President of the organization. Rhonda Preller was elected Senior Vice President and Mary DeVaal was named Junior Vice... Read more
Princesses Enjoy Frozen Fever Night
Over 90 princesses along with their dads, uncles, grandpas or other male figure in their lives were treated to a night of magic at the third annual Knight for a Princess Saturday, April 2, at Speedway in Milbank. The event was hosted by the Parenting Exceptional Children group of... Read more
Kim Veen Serves As Toastmaster
The Babbel-Ons Toastmasters Club met Thursday, April 7, in the State Auto cafeteria with Kim Veen serving as Toastmaster. The word of the day was “pronk”, which refers to a weak or foolish individual. Natalie Remund was the speaker of the day. She is a four-year member of Toastmasters... Read more
Milbank School District Employees Take On Challenge
The Milbank School District staff completed its third annual 12-week “Walk Around The World” walking challenge. “The employees worked with Sanford Health to encourage all staff to live a healthier life,” stated Kathy Sussex, committee member. “Last year the district adopted the vision statement, Bulldogs for Better Living. The... Read more
Grant County  Library To Celebrate National Library Week
The Grant County Public Library will celebrate National Library Week April 10-16, with the theme Libraries Transform. “We encourage community members to check out our local library during this special week,” said library director Jody Carlson. “Stop in and see how the library can transform your life.” The library... Read more
MHS Seniors Experience Musical Performance at Chanhassen
The Milbank High School senior band and choir students attended the performance of the Beauty and the Beast at Chanhassen Dinner Theatre in Chanhassen, MN, Sunday, April 3. In its 14th year of accompanying the senior music students on this trip, band director Susan Karels and music director Miriam Schwenn... Read more
Movie Days Added To April Library Lineup
The Grant County Public Library has added three special Movie Days to their lineup of events and activities for the month of April. The movie and TV series, Touched By An Angel, starring Roma Downey, Della Reese, and John Dye will be shown Wednesdays at the library at 12:30 p.m.... Read more
Grant County Library Continues Coloring Craze
The Grant County Public Library introduced the popular adult coloring phenomenon last month and will continue its Therapy Thursdays in April. “Coloring definitely has therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus or bring about more mindfulness,” stated library director Jody Carlson. “It’s the big craze right now and people really... Read more
Grant County Library Hosts Book Events
The Grant County Library has two book events scheduled for April. The Book vs. Movie event features American Sniper. “Join our online book discussion group and come watch the movie of this best selling story,” stated Jody Carlson, library director. American Sniper is an autobiography of the most lethal... Read more
Forgotten Highway To Open For Craig Morgan
The Milbank Chamber of Commerce announced Forgotten Highway will be the opening act for Craig Morgan at the Farley Summer Country Concert set for Friday, July 15, at Lake Farley Park. “Forgotten Highway has opened for several big name artists and will be a great opener for Craig Morgan,”... Read more