Batchelor, Brown, and Bulldogs Take 2nd at Border Battle
The 2022 Border Battle held on Saturday, September 24, might sound like just another cross country meet, but it was a big deal. It was the first time over 1000 athletes from across North and South Dakota, Minnesota, and Manitoba, Canada, converged on Grand Forks to crown the most... Read more
Milbank Students Join The World in Prayer at the Pole
Milbank students came together for prayer in the frosty, early morning air on Wednesday, September 28. They bonded with millions of other students across the world who also gathered around their flagpoles to pray.  See You at the Pole is part of the Global Week of Student Prayer observed from... Read more
Whetstone Valley Garden Club Elects New Officers
The Whetstone Valley Garden Club elected new officers for their 2023 season. Janelle Kelly will serve as the president, Tammie Dewald as the vice president, Joelie Hicks as the secretary, and Kathy Madsen as the treasurer. The club meets monthly from May through September at a member’s home, and each... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Going to State Tournament
Before the Lady Bulldogs could give their undivided attention to the state tournament, they closed out their regular season with two matches at Cantine Courts on Tuesday, September 20. They hosted Aberdeen Roncalli and Aberdeen Central.  Milbank–4 vs. Roncalli–5In singles play, Milbank tied Roncalli 3-3, but the Lady Cavaliers... Read more
Fire Breaks Out at Lakeside Dairy
Summit firefighters were dispatched to a tractor and feed shed fire at Lakeside Dairy in Ortley at approximately 6 a.m. on Monday, September 26.  The Waubay Fire Department and South Shore Fire Department offered mutual aid. The Grant County Sheriff’s Department, Grant County Emergency Management, and Grant-Roberts Ambulance also responded. Firefighters were... Read more
Berens Market Team Wins Chamber Golf Scramble
The Berens Market team took first place in the 17th Annual Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble on Friday September 23, at Whetstone Creek Golf Course north of Milbank. Team members included Chad Pew, Jani Berens, Brandon Berens, and Mike Hansen. First Bank & Trust took second place. Team members included Steve... Read more
Kids Books and Bingo Event Set at BSC Library
Kids in first through fifth grade are invited to an after-school Bingo and Books event at the Big Stone City Branch Library on Tuesday, October 4. The event is free, but registration is required. Attendees will be supervised from approximately 3:30 – 5:15 p.m. Parents just need to arrange rides... Read more
Grant County Combined Appeal Business Blitz Tomorrow
The 61st Annual Grant County Combined Appeal Business Blitz is Wednesday, September 28. The People Helping People Drive plans to fund 17 organizations in Grant County.  Every donated dollar stays right here in Grant County. This year, the group hopes to reach a goal of $190,400. But, they need... Read more
Three MHS Golfers Headed to State
It was an exciting day on the golf course at the Region 1A tournament in Aberdeen on Monday, September 26. Milbank teammates Owen Fischer, Jonathan DeBoer, and Joshua Keeton each qualified for the state tournament. The Bulldogs as a team put up their best score of the year to earn... Read more
Luis Berrones Selected as MHS September Student of the Month
Luis Berrones, a senior at Milbank High School, has been chosen as the September Student of the Month. Luis is the son of Luis Berrones and Lorena Pedraza.Luis is active in football, track, band, choir, honor band, and FFA. He was also a member of Boys State. Outside of... Read more