Light Up the Night at the Annual Milbank Parade
Everyone is encouraged to join the 2020 Parade of Lights this Saturday, November 28. Are you a business? An organization? Or just an individual who wants to spread some cheer?  Everyone is welcome! No need to register, just line up behind the Grant County Courthouse at 5 p.m. Your... Read more
Lane Lindquist Celebrates 60th Birthday Today
Happy 60th birthday to Lane Lindquist today! Lane has been a fixture in the community, having led a career as a respected teacher and coach at Milbank High School for 28 years. In December 2018, his time in the halls of MHS was cut short after he was diagnosed... Read more
Milbank Third Grade Students Write Letters to Park Place Residents
The third grade students in Mrs. Jena Schulte’s class wrote letters to the residents of Park Place Assisted Living Center in Milbank. Their intent was to help lift their spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic.  “It was great letter writing practice,” stated Schulte. “Each student also created a picture for the residents... Read more
Gobble Up a Good Book at Big Stone Library Storytime
Thanksgiving is just around the corner and so is the Gobble Up a Good Book Storytime at the Big Stone Library.  Parents of children age three to eight are invited to pick up a storytime kit to do at home. Choose from Wednesday, November 18 from 1-7 p.m. or... Read more
Milbank Veterans Hold Veterans Day Program
 Milbank veterans held their annual Veterans Day program at the Grant County Veterans Memorial on Wednesday, November 11. Originally called Armistice Day, it was the 101st National celebration of its kind to honor men and women who have served or are actively serving in the military.  This year, vehicles lined Dexter Avenue and the... Read more
Second and Third Graders Visit Big Stone Library
Second and third graders from the Big Stone Elementary School visited the Big Stone City Library on Wednesday, November 4. They were accompanied by their teachers, Mrs Kristi Rabine and Mrs. Nichole Cooper.   Janelle Kelly, branch manager of the library, read stories outside the library. Afterwards, they entered the... Read more
Milbank Middle School Raises Funds to Purchase Trees
The Milbank Middle School Student Council helped raise over $650 during a community service project.  The council encouraged students to donate money to purchase trees to be planted in the Milbank community next spring. The sixth grade class was declared the winner for raising the most money. Read more
Amaya Street Chosen MHS October Student of The Month
Amaya Street, a senior at Milbank High School, has been chosen as the October Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Jason and Jodi Street.Amaya is involved in cross country, track and field, and band. Outside of school, Amaya competes on the swim team and works as a... Read more
Chamber Lifts Kids Spirits With Halloween Treats
Treat Street 2020 was canceled. This grave news was so horrifying to all the children, the Milbank Chamber sprang to life to make sure every kid would get what they witched for — candy.  Laurie Folk, director for the Chamber, did a fangtastic job of organizing local business and... Read more
Big Stone City Library Teams Up With Kids to Honor Veterans
Kids, do you want to help honor veterans in our community?  If you are age seven to twelve, stop by the Big Stone City Branch Library to pick up a picture to color.  Finish your picture and return it to the library by November 7.  The art will be... Read more