MHS Musicians Perform in South Dakota Honor Choir
MHS vocal students James Batchelor, Nick Fonder, Rachel Schulte, and Stella Wendland, performed in concert with the 49th South Dakota High School Honor Choir at Augustana University in Sioux Falls on August 4. The event started on July 30 with preparation and rehearsals for the formal concert presented on Friday, August 4. The choir... Read more
Sara Colombe to Receive Beekeeping Equipment at MHS
Sara Colombe, agriculture instructor at Milbank High School, was selected to join a group of 12-16 educators in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota who will be trained in beekeeping to help them develop a curriculum related to beekeeping. Each will receive apiary equipment for their school. The goal... Read more
Meat Militia Named Grand Champion of Q-Fest
Meat Militia proved they could take the heat at Q-Fest 2023, sponsored by Dakota Storage Buildings. Meat Militia, made up of Lee Tol and Chris Fischer, won the Grand Champion award and the $1100 prize that went with it. The contest  featured a public tasting on Saturday to showcase... Read more
Casey Yamaura Headed to State Finals in Minnesota Ranch Rodeo
A lot can happen in a New York minute, but that ain’t nothing compared to a Midwest minute at the rodeo. For Casey Yamaura of Milbank and his team called Border Crisis, 60 exciting seconds was the only thing standing between them and the 2023 Minnesota State Ranch Rodeo... Read more
Jim Dahl Wins Second Annual Larry Cantine Memorial Tennis Tourney
The Second Annual Larry Cantine Memorial Alumni Tennis Tournament was held on Saturday, July 29, at Cantine Courts in Milbank. Jim Dahl was crowned the champion of the tournament. He won a total of 14 games. Tom Waletich placed second. He won 13 games. Ron Waletich, David Waletich, and Will... Read more
Bruce Buescher Wins Polaris Ranger at Bulldog Booster Club Open
Bruce Buescher was the winner of the raffle drawing for a 2023 Ranger given away at the Bulldog Booster Club Open on July 29. The tournament was held at Whetstone Creek Golf Course north of Milbank. The team of Chris Settje, Chad Pew, Mike  Hanson, and Josh DeBoer took first-place... Read more
Classic Car Show Sparks Big Interest at Farley Fest 2023
The annual classic car show at Farley Fest 2023 gleamed with nearly 50 entries this year. Organized by Tom Jensen, the contest will donate $265 of its entry fees to It Only Takes a Spark.The 2023 Winners in each category include: Submitted Phots-Top Photo- Michael Boulder Read more
Farley Fest 2023 is Big Success
Jamie Henderson, executive director of the Milbank Area Chamber, reports 1000 people attended the country concert featuring Easton Corbin on Saturday night, July 29, at Lake Farley Park. The concert was the culmination of events and activities on the final day of Farley Fest 2023.  The morning started with... Read more
Celebrate National Night Out at the Milbank Fire Hall on Tuesday, August 1
Join the Milbank Fire and Rescue team for a burger or a brat, beans, chips, and lemonade tomorrow night, August 1, from 6-8 p.m. to celebrate National Night Out.  A free will donation is suggested. Proceeds go to the Milbank Fire Department. Stick around for a free fire safety demonstration, get... Read more
Local Museums and Grist Mill to be Open This Saturday
Local museums and historical sites that are viewed by appointment only will welcome guests this Saturday. Stop by for a tour or a visit on Saturday, July 29, from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.  Step inside history at the Holland Grist Mill on East Highway 12 at 4th Avenue and... Read more