Hispanic Grocery Store Opens Today on Main Street in Milbank
Tliolli, a grocery store specializing in Mexican food, opened today in downtown Milbank at Second Avenue and Main Street. Dionicio Ayohua and his wife own the business. The couple and their daughter have lived in Milbank for six years. In addition to owning the grocery store Dionicio is also... Read more
Construction on Downtown Streets Delayed
John Forman, administrator for the City of Milbank, announced construction will not begin on Monday. July 22, on the second phase of the Main Street revitalization project from the railroad to US Highway 12. According to Forman, a new timeline will be released as soon as possible. Keep up with... Read more
5 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Tyler Farr
Tyler Farr headlines the country concert at Farley Fest 2019 on August 3. If you love his music, you already know he champions heartbreak, hellions, and honky-tonkers, but did you know he… 1. unlike most singers, uses his birth name – Tyler Lynn Farr. 2. is a classically trained... Read more
Farley Fest Weekend Schedule of Events
Farley Fest continues! It’s the biggest weekend of Summer 2019, and it’s just around the corner on August 2-3. As the Tyler Farr song goes – “Chicks, Trucks, and Beer.” It’s that and a whole lot more, including great country music, food, and outdoor fun for the kids. And,... Read more
Deadline for USDA Acreage Reports is July 15
The Grant County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA), reminds producers the deadline for final acreage reports is July 15, 2019. Please contact the Grant County FSA Office at 605.432.6570 – Extension 2 to schedule an appointment. Or to find your local FSA office visit http://offices.usda.gov. Read more
Valley Queen Christens New Cheesemaking Equipment
July 2 was a milestone in the history of the Valley Queen Cheese Factory in Milbank. Employees watched as the first two vats of white cheddar cheese moved through the company’s new make room and packaging room. “The production run kicked off a month-long startup of new cheesemaking equipment... Read more
4th of July Holiday Schedule for Local Businesses
Business – 4th of July Open or Closed/ Friday, July 5¬† Open or Closed Adler Feed and Seed – Closed/Open Avera Milbank Clinic – Closed/Open Bat Mobile Wireless – Closed/Closed Berens Warehouse Groceries- Open 8AM-6PM/ Open Bien Pharmacy – Closed/Open Big Stone Clinic – Closed/Closed Big Stone Therapies –... Read more
Big Stone Health Care Foundation to Celebrate 30 Years with a Picnic
The Big Stone Health Care Foundation invites you to help celebrate thirty years of a community coming together to say we deserve the best in health care right here where we live. Here is to thirty years of innovation, thirty years of volunteers, thirty years of success, and to... Read more
Pastor Melanie Reiners Retires
Pastor Melanie Reiners of Parkview, Tabor, and First United Methodist churches in Milbank, Big Stone, and Ortonville delivered her last sermons on June 30. She is not only leaving her appointment at the three churches, a position she has held since August 2014, but she is also retiring from... Read more
Grant County Christian Service Council Gives Away Food for 177 Families
Feeding South Dakota and the Grant County Christian Service Council served 177 families at the food giveaway on June 12. Over 9272 pounds of food was distributed. The majority of the food was purchased from Feeding South Dakota, but turkeys donated by the Montevideo Legion Riders, and cheese, donated... Read more