Deb Speidel Selected as Cancer Walk Honorary Chairperson
Deb Speidel of Milbank has been selected as the honorary chairperson for the 2017 It Only Takes A Spark Cancer Walk on Friday, June 9, at Farley Park. “I never expected to be chosen,” Deb said through tears. “I don’t feel I am worthy of this.” Deb was diagnosed... Read more
Fallen Soldiers Honored During Memorial Day Service
The annual Memorial Day service to honor fallen soldiers was held at the Milbank City Cemetery Monday, May 29. The Birch-Miller Post No. 9 American Legion and Auxiliary, Grant County VFW Post #3486 and Auxiliary, 740th Transportation Company, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 19, Vietnam Veterans Chapter 1054, and the... Read more
20th Annual Milbank Volleyball Camp Scheduled
The 20th annual Milbank Bulldog volleyball camp dates have been set and registrations are due for the upcoming summer camp under the direction of Coach Nancy Hoeke. The varsity/junior varsity camp for athletes in grades 10-12 will take place July 12-13 at the Milbank Armory. The camp will run... Read more
MHS Senior Athletes Recognized
The 2016-2017 winter sports are over. Twenty-seven student-athletes completed their high school careers in boys basketball, girls basketball, cheerleading, gymnastics, or wrestling. Each group was honored at Senior-Parents Night. Seniors who took part in each sport and their parents are: Boys Basketball Nate Bien – Lance and Sheila Bien... Read more
Gymnasts Bring Home Hardware from State
The Milbank High School gymnastics team brought home a fourth place trophy from the State Class A gymnastics meet in Aberdeen February 10-11. The team earned the hardware by scoring 127.475 points. Brooke Fraasch was also awarded the prestigious Sarah Nitz Memorial Award. The award is given each year... Read more
Alfred’s Cafe Opens in New Hospital
Alfred’s Cafe opened its doors Wednesday, January 18. The cafe serves patrons seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the new Milbank healthcare campus. Everyone is welcome. There’s even free coffee all the time. The name recognizes two Alfreds -Alfred Gonzenbach and Alfred Nef -founders... Read more
MHS Seniors and Parents Honored
The 2016 MHS fall sports and activities honored the seniors in marching band, cross country, football and football cheerleading, boys golf, girls tennis, and volleyball, at their Senior-Parents Night. Seniors recognized for each sport and their parents are: Marching Band Jake Anderson – Brenda and Brian Anderson Zach Angerhofer... Read more
Grant County Commissioners Approve New Chair Lift
The Grant County commissioners met for their regular meeting Tuesday, November 15. They approved an update to the chair lift kit at the Grant County Courthouse. The cost of the update is $43,000. Maintenance Supervisor for the courthouse, Dave Larsen, addressed the group to explain the situation. “At a... Read more
LIVE VIDEO: Milbank State Volleyball vs. Sioux Falls Christian
The Milbank Lady Bulldogs take on Sioux Falls Christian in the second game of the afternoon session at the State Volleyball Tournament today. Click play below to watch the game! Your browser does not support iframes. Read more