Bent Arrow Archers Win at State Tournament
The Bent Arrow team from Milbank competed in the 2021 state indoor tournament —the South Dakota Archers Association (SDAA) Indoor 300 — on April 10-11 at the NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Center in Yankton.  Over 110 shooters vied for top spots in flights that form divisions separated by equipment,... Read more
Grant County Youth Select South Dakota Children’s Book Award Winners
Young readers in Grant County helped select the winners for the 2021 South Dakota Children’s Book Awards. The books were nominated by a committee of educators and librarians, and the children read and voted for their favorites. The Grant County Public Library offered readers the opportunity to vote at... Read more
Registration Open for Summer Boys Basketball Skills Camp
Registration is currently open for the 2021 Boys Basketball Bulldog Skills Camp. Registrations are due by May 31. The camp is for all boys entering 1st through 8th grades in the upcoming school year. The cost is $40 percamper and includes a t-shirt. Checks can be made payable to... Read more
Bulldogs Start Tennis Season at Cantine Courts
The MHS boys’ tennis team began its 2021 season with a loss to Benson, MInnesota on Friday, April 9, at Cantine Courts.  Milbank started out 2-1 in doubles play, but fell 2-4 in singles play to get edged out 4-5 in the match.  Senior Mason Riley led the Dawgs with... Read more
Registration Opens for Girls Basketball Skills Academy
Girls entering third through eighth grade in the next school year are invited to participate in the 2021 Milbank Girls Basketball Skills Academy.  The camp is under the direction of Brian Pauli, head coach for the Lady Bulldogs. The camp includes 10 sessions — five sessions in May (3, 4,... Read more
Milbank Girl’s Opening Golf Tournament Cancelled
Due to the weather the Milbank girls golf tournament in Hamlin scheduled for Thursday, April 15 has been cancelled. The next tournament is scheduled for April 19 in Milbank. Read more
Milbank Track Meets Cancelled Due to Weather
Forecasted temperatures, wind chill, and moisture have forced Milbank to cancel the Middle School home track meet scheduled for Thursday, April 15, and the MHS Milbank varsity track meet scheduled for Friday, April 16. Read more
MHS Attendance Policies Set for Play and Prom, But Not Graduation
The Milbank School District Board of Education met Monday, April 12, in their regular session. They established attendance policies for the upcoming spring play and the Prom, but not graduation. The annual spring play is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 16-17, in the high school theatre.  Each of the 22... Read more
Mandatory 10-Digit Dialing to Start in South Dakota
The PUC also recommends updating all contact lists ahead of the deadlines. “An unfortunate byproduct of establishing an easy-to-use suicide prevention hotline number is the requirement for all of us to use the full 10 digits, which includes the area code, when dialing a phone number,” says Chris Nelson, chairman of the PUC.  The PUC also reminds everyone to update or reprogram all... Read more
MHS Students Selected for All-State Chorus & Orchestra
The two MHS mixed quartets selected to join nearly 1000 voices and a full symphony orchestra in concert on April 19-20 in Sioux Falls will not be attending.   The South Dakota High School Athletic Association COVID Task Force, the South Dakota High School Athletic Association Board of Directors, and an advisory committee decided the risk was too high for the vocal participants and their families.  Despite that cancelation, the full symphony... Read more