Bulldogs Announce End-of-Season Basketball Awards
Varsity Award Winners Bulldog of the Year: Joe Schulte and Garrett MertensTeammate of the Year: Micah Seyer and Yohana AjwangaMost Improved: Graham Lightfield and Emmett HansonJuice Man: Jaxson WildungBulldog Perseverance Award: Yohana Ajwanga Letterwinners: Esteban Abrego, Yohana Ajwanga, Braylen Bowsher, Jacob Erickson, Olivia Foell, Kalli Grong, Emmett Hanson, Josh Keeton,... Read more
Sign Up Now for Summer Read at the Big Stone City Library
Hey, Kids, “Adventure Begins at Your Library” during the 2024 Summer Reading Program. Summer Reading starts Wednesday, June 5 and continues each Wednesday afternoon through July 17 at the Big Stone City Branch of the Grant County Library System. Summer reading is Free and registration is now open, but... Read more
MARTA Members to Tour Peaceful Pines
The Milbank Area Retired Teachers and Personnel Association (MARTA) will start their meeting 30 minutes earlier than usual on Thursday, April 18. Members and their guests will meet at 10:30 a.m. in the main lobby of Peaceful Pines Senior Living, formerly known as Koch Living. The group will be... Read more
Nadia Thue Makes Dream Come True
Nadia Thue’s dream of being a princess came true when she walked onto the stage of the MHS theater to portray Belle in Beauty and the Beast on April 5-6. “Beauty and the Beast” has been special to me for a long time,” Nadia says “Belle was always my... Read more
Game Fish & Parks Seeks Comments on Pheasant Action
South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks (GFP) wants to hear from you regarding their ring-necked pheasant action plan. The action plan will include a document to be used by GFP to guide ring-necked pheasant management across South Dakota from 2024-2028. The goal is to identify management objectives and measurable... Read more
Whetstone Valley Strings Students Present Recital
Whetstone Valley Strings students presented a recital at Living Word Lutheran Church in Milbank on Sunday, April 7. Elementary orchestra students performed “Hoedown” and “Viva La Twinkle” by Dan and Heidi Goeller. The advanced orchestra played “The Star Spangled Banner” and “Momentum” by Robert Longfield. Students performed violin and... Read more
Siren Testing Set for April 10 During Severe Weather Awareness Week
Kevin Schuelke, director of Grant County Emergency Management, reminds residents that local siren testing will be conducted in various communities on Wednesday, April 10. The Volunteer Fire alerting siren will sound at 10 a.m. and the Storm/ Tornado siren alert will sound at 10:15 a.m. Schuelke emphasized the purpose... Read more
Weather Spotter Class Set for April 8
Grant County Emergency Management and the Aberdeen National Weather Service (NWS) will sponsor a weather spotter course on Monday, April 8. The one-night class starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Revillo Community Center and Fire Department. Kelly Serr from the NWS will serve as the instructor. The class is... Read more
Schulte and Karels Perform in All-State Band Concert
MHS seniors Joe Schulte and Hope Karels played in the 74th Annual High School All- State Band Grand Concert at T.F. Riggs High School in Pierre on March 23.  Schulte plays the euphonium and Karels is a bass clarinetist.  Senior Rachel Schulte, who plays the clarinet, was selected for... Read more
Seven Winners Share “The Green” in GRADS Lucky Leprechaun Raffle
Seven winners shared the greenbacks in the Lucky Leprechaun Raffle sponsored by the Grant Roberts Area Disability Supports (GRADS). Jamie DeBoer, Milbank; Nancy Hoeke, Milbank; Cathy Sieverson, Milbank; Doris Benson, Sisseton; Vicky Gleason, Summit; Susan Asmussen, Clear Lake; and Deb Wentland, Clinton, Minnesota, all took home their portion of... Read more