Maurina Street Drives In 18 Points for the Lady Bulldogs
Milbank hosted Waubay-Summit on Tuesday, January 19, at the Milbank Armory. The Lady Bulldogs took the loss at 38-69. The Lady Mustangs got out to a quick 23-10 lead during the opening period, and Milbank remained behind at 22-34 at the midway mark. The Lady Bulldogs struggled in the third... Read more
Kindergarten Screening Set for January 29
The Milbank School District will hold a kindergarten screening and registration on Friday, January 29, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Koch Elementary School gym. The screening takes approximately half an hour to one hour. Kindergarten screening is for any child that will be five years old before... Read more
Whetstone Valley Electric Teams Up to Donate $20,000 to Local Organizations
Four area organizations started the 2021 New Year by receiving $5,000 each in grant money from Whetstone Valley Electric Cooperative (WVEC) and CoBank. Inter-Lakes Community Action Partnership, Grant County 4-H, the Milbank Community Foundation, and the Sisseton Area Foundation were chosen as the recipients. WVEC provided $2,500 for each entity, and CoBank matched that amount through its Sharing Success program.   Whetstone Valley General... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Bounce Back to Top Estelline-Hendricks
The Milbank gymnastics team defeated Estelline-Hendricks in a dual competition on Tuesday, January 19, in Hendricks, Minnesota. Milbank ended with a team score of 131.75; Estelline-Hendricks scored 129.70. “We were once again five strong in the lineup for this meet,” explained the Lady Bulldogs’ head coach, Amber Fraasch. “Due to the... Read more
Bulldogs Host Waubay-Summit Mustangs
The MHS basketball team hosted a doubleheader against Waubay-Summit on Tuesday, January 19, in the Milbank Armory. Carter Hartman and Mason Riley teamed up to score 28 points, but the Bulldogs took the loss at 49-58.Milbank fell behind in the first quarter at 11-14. The Dawgs came back to... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Spark Late in Game Against Dell Rapids
Milbank put up a fight in Dell Rapids in girls basketball action on Saturday, January 16, on the road. The Lady Bulldogs lost the game by only five points after staging a strong comeback late in the second half. Ultimately, turnovers cost them the game. “We cannot turn the... Read more
Cummins Scores 18 Points Against Hot Dell Rapids Team
Milbank lost a tough contest to Dell Rapids, 43-91 on Saturday, January 16, on the road. The Bulldogs season record fell to 3-4. “Dell Rapids has a quality program,” stated Milbank’s head coach, Logan Diede. “They have one of the best varsity squads in the state, and they displayed that Saturday.... Read more
Milbank Gymnasts Place Seventh at Linda Collignin Meet
The Lady Bulldogs competed against nearly all of the Class A teams in the state at the Linda Collignon varsity gymnastics meet in Madison on Saturday, January 16. The Bulldogs finished seventh in spite of being down two gymnasts due to injuries. “This is one of our biggest and toughest meets of... Read more
Lower Level Scores/Results for 1-11 to 1-16
Junior Varsity Girls Basketball Team Members – Tyra Berry, Jenna Dexter, Nadia Thue, Madi Loeschke, Emily Wollschlager, Elsie Seffrood, Hope Karels, Shaylee Schuchard, Averie Engebretson1-12-2021 – Milbank defeated Waverly-South Shore 37-91-16-2021 – Milbank lost to Dell Rapids 19-50 C Team Girls Basketball Team Members – Siera Wenzl, Jaclyn Wiik,... Read more
Remembering Mrs. Scott- Longtime Milbank Kindergarten Teacher
Mrs. Mary Scott of Milbank died on Tuesday, January 12, just seven days before her 100th birthday. If you feel sad she missed her birthday by just a week, consider the glass half full instead. Mrs. Scott lived 99 years and 358 days. In that time, she touched thousands... Read more