Grant County 4-H’ers and Volunteers Win Year-End Awards
The annual Grant County 4-H recognition event took place Sunday, November 5, at Milbank High School. Eight youth completed their 4-H career. Each year individuals, businesses or organizations are recognized for their contributions to the program. According to Sara Koepke, Grant County 4-H Youth Program Advisor, Friends of 4-H... Read more
Andrew Falk Earns Eagle Scout Rank
Milbank High School senior, Andrew Falk, son of Wade and Jenn Falk, has earned his Eagle Scout rank and will be honored with a ceremony Saturday, November 11, at 6 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church in Milbank. The public is invited to attend. Andrew began his Eagle project... Read more
Auditions Set for Missoula Children’s Theatre Production
An audition will be held for the  Children’s Theatre (MCT) production of Beauty Lou And The Country Beast Monday, November 13 at Koch School Gym from 3:30 to 5:30. Those auditioning should arrive at 3:30 and plan to stay for the full two hours. Most of the cast members... Read more
Milbank Students Advance in Patriotic Competition
Brittany Preller, Milbank High School senior, won first place in the local 2017 Voice of Democracy essay contest. The competition has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars premier scholarship program since 1947. This year’s theme is American History: Our Hope for the Future. Preller continues on to compete in... Read more
Local Boys and Girls Play in Annual Piano Recital
November 4 marked the first all-girls recital in the MHS band room. “The annual boys event has been held for numerous years,” stated coordinator Susan Karels. “The girls wanted to have one also, so we added the girls recital this year.” Selections included piano, clarinet, guitar, voice, and special... Read more
Bulldogs Defeated by Bulldogs in Semi-Finals
The Milbank Area Bulldogs ended their season with a loss to the top team in Class 11A. Milbank Area was defeated 40-7 by the Madison Bulldogs in semi-final action Friday, November 3, in Madison. Milbank Area compiled a 7-4 record, and were perfect on their home field at 5-0.... Read more
LIVE: Milbank Football vs. Madison
The Milbank Area Bulldogs take on the Madison Bulldogs. The winner goes to the State A Championship in the dome. Check out our live updates and photos from the game below! Tweets by MilbankVESports Read more
Tractor Accident Claims Life of James Speidel
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office was called to 477th Avenue, north of 145th Street, on Tuesday, October 31. During the investigation, it was determined James Speidel of Milbank was mowing when the tractor rolled, fatally injuring him. Funeral services for Mr. Speidel will be Saturday, November 4, at 11... Read more
Katie Loutsch Improving After Life Threatening Car Accident
Katie Lousch, a 2013 graduate of Milbank High School, was involved in a one-car accident near the Tea exit on I-29 on October 12. She was airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital in critical condition. Katie suffered internal head trauma, a concussion, broken ribs, fractures in her pelvis, damage... Read more
Football Preview: Bulldogs Shoot for the Dome
It’s another Battle of the Bulldogs Friday night when Milbank Area travels to Madison for football semi-final action in Class 11A. The winner plays in the State Championship game in the DakotaDome in Vermillion on Saturday, November 11, at 1 p.m. “Our guys are very focused and excited for... Read more