USDA Resumes Continuous CRP Enrollment
As part of a 33-year effort to protect sensitive lands and improve water quality and wildlife habitat on private lands, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has resumed accepting applications for the voluntary Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). Eligible farmers, ranchers, and private landowners can sign up at their local... Read more
Redmond and Thompson Co-Owners of New Business
Home Comfort Heating and Cooling, Inc. celebrated Friday, July 27, with a ribbon cutting sponsored by the Milbank Area Chamber of Commerce. Jason Redmond and Gene Thompson are co-owners and Devon Crandall is the head field technician of the new business. Read more
Dr Aaron Welcomes Dr. Terry at Open House on August 1
Dr. Aaron and his new team member, Dr. Terry, understand life is all about adjustments. Dr. Aaron and Dr. Terry just completed a series of adjustments of their own and want to celebrate with you at an open house at Healthfirst Chiropractic on Wednesday, August 1. Dr. Aaron stated,... Read more
Hilltop Smoke Shack was Named the Grand Champion of Q-Fest
New faces competed in the annual Q-Fest competition during Farley Fest July 21, in Milbank. Winners were: Chicken:  1st- Hilltop Smoke Shack,  2nd- Red Ring BBQ,  3rd- Pig Chicken Ribs:  1st- Hilltop Smoke Shack,  2nd- outlaw BBQ  3rd- Red Ring BBQ Brisket-  1st- Hilltop Smoke Shack,  2nd- Outlaw BBQ, 3rd- Up in Smoke... Read more
Don VanVeen Wins First Place in Car Show
Don VanVeen and his 1953 Ford F-10G hauled home first place on Sunday at the Farley Fest Car Show. Bob Zahnow’s 1969 Corvette eased into second place, and Dave Pauli’s 1969 Mustang Mach I kicked it and took home third. Thirty seven vehicles entered the car show – up... Read more
Thirty Six Teams Compete in Farley Fest Corn Hole Tourney
Landon and Sheri Lamframboise took home $450 and first place in the corn hole tournament at Lake Farley during Farley Fest. Tyler Reil and  Austin Osterloh were second and bagged $135. Thirty six teams competed Friday, July 20.   Read more
Amanda Kirby Wins Karaoke Contest
Amanda Kirby of Madison, Minnesota won top billing at the ultimate karaoke sing-off. Finals took place Friday night, July 20, during festival at Lake Farley. Qualifiers had competed at prior contests to earn the chance to be in the sing-off. Read more
Time Change for Farley Fest Concert This Saturday
The Country Concert at Farley Fest now starts at 6:30 p.m. this Saturday, July 21. Gates open for VIP ticket holders at 4 p.m. and at 4:30 p.m. for reserved and general admission seats. Enjoy something cool from the beer garden, grab a bite at one of the food... Read more
Hurry! Last Chance to Get Tickets for Farley Fest Country Concert!
Get ready for the biggest concert of the summer! The Farley Fest Country Concert is this Saturday night and it’s jam-packed with great music. See headliner Chase Bryant – playing his guitar upside down; Clare Dunn – stunningly beautiful with a voice like honey; LIT- the band that knows... Read more
Farmers and Ranchers: Deadline Set for County FSA Nominations
Joel Foster, Grant County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director CED, reminds farmers and ranchers the nomination period for local FSA county committees ends on Aug 1, 2018. County committees are unique to FSA and allow producers to have a voice in federal farm program implementation. This year,... Read more