Sign Up Now for Chamber Golf Scramble on August 20
The 13th Annual Milbank Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble is set for Monday, August 20. Tee-off is 12:30 p.m. at Pine Hllls Golf Course. The 18 hole four-person scramble is limited to the first 72 golfers. (One team member must be a member of the Milbank Area Chamber... Read more
Korbin Leddy Donates $1000 Grant for Fighting Hunger
Korbin Leddy was selected as a Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Regional Honoree by the Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation. The honor comes with a $1,000 grant. Korbin requested his grant be donated to Feeding South Dakota which helps hunger-related programs such as the food giveaway held on August 15,... Read more
Whetstone Valley Youth Football Kicks Off
The Whetstone Valley Youth Football team kicked off their season with a two-day mini camp. The camp ran Wednesday and Thursday evenings for any player wishing to get a feel for the sport or a start on the season. “The camp is a great way to introduce core fundamentals... Read more
Police Investigate Vandalism at Lake Farley Park
The City of Milbank is considering adding a surveillance system to Lake Farley Park in response to recent acts of vandalism. The latest incident occurred during the night of August 14. “Senseless vandalism,” stated Milbank Police Chief Boyd VanVooren when asked about the damage to the ladies restroom at... Read more
Crowd Gets Fired Up at National Night Out
Over 600 plates were served and 185 smoke detectors and four fire truck rides were given away during National Night Out at the Milbank Fire Hall on August 9. The brats and burgers were grilled by the Milbank Fire and Rescue team. The Fraternal Order of Police and Milbank... Read more
Crazy Days Deals All Day Friday in Milbank
Crazy Days is back in Milbank. All day on Friday, August 17, downtown Milbank shops promise deals that are nuttier than a fruitcake! Participating businesses include: Country Closet Consignment, Guadalupe’s, Hartman’s Family Foods, Lewis Drug, Linda’s Fashion, Milbank Eyecare Center, Jay Elle Salon, Now & Then Boutique, Speedway, The... Read more
Grant County Christian Service Council Hosts Back to School Event
The Grant County Christian Service Council sponsored their annual Back to School event on August 8. Seventy-four families attended. About 165 students selected school supplies in preparation for the upcoming school year. Craig and Sarah Weinberg from VPD Photography Studio in Milbank donated an on-site photo shoot, and each... Read more
Christian Service Council to Hold Food Giveaway Tomorrow
The Grant County Christian Service Council partners with Feeding South Dakota for a food giveaway Wednesday, August 15. The free food will be distributed at the Grant Co. 4-H Exhibit Building. The giveaway begins at 4:30 p.m. and continues until 6:00 p.m. or until the food is gone. Doors... Read more
32nd Annual Twin Brooks Threshing Show This Weekend
It’s Back to Basics at the 32nd Annual Twin Brooks Threshing Show! This Saturday and Sunday, August 11 and 12, volunteers keep the early ways of farming alive. See how threshing, plowing, combining, corn grading, corn shelling, and hay making were done back in the day. Visit a country... Read more
Lake Farley Rockfest Friday Night
Summer is almost over. Don’t let it end without one more big night out! Rockfest 2018 hits the beach this Friday, August 10, at Lake Farley Park. Three bands- Our Therapy, Skar, and Eclipse rock you back to the 70’s and into today. There’s even a little rockin’ country... Read more