New Basketball Court Approved for Jack and Jill Park in Milbank
The Milbank City Council voted to approve the motion to move forward with a bid process to replace the basketball court at Jack and Jill Park. The recommendation from the Milbank Parks and Recreation Board called for the removal of the existing court and the construction of a new... Read more
Kids, Want to Explore NASA Pop Bottle Science?
Hey kids, no pressure, but don’t miss Pop Bottle Science — the next Funquest afterschool science activity at the Grant County Public Library. Things start brewing on March 24 at 3:30 p.m.  All children are welcome to attend this NASA@YOUR LIBRARY program, but kids under eight years old need to be accompanied by a parent... Read more
Shop the Sale at Linda’s During Love Local Passport Event
Hurry in to Linda’s Fashions in the Milbank Mall for the half price winter merchandise sale. Bring your Love Local Passport and get a stamp for every dollar you spend. Plus, see the latest spring styles. From casual to dressy and shoes and jewelry to accessorize every look, Linda’s... Read more
Milbank Middle School Releases Third Quarter Honor Roll
Milbank Middle school has released the honor roll and improvement honor roll for the third quarter of the 2021-2022 school year. Grade 8 Distinction 3.800 or higher GPA Esteban Abrego Ashlynn Batchelor Brody Cummins Jacy Dexter Olivia Foell Carter Gloe Kalli Grong Jack Howard Jocelyn Kettwig Nycole Korstjens Paige... Read more
Milbank High School Announces Third Quarter Honor Roll
Milbank High School released the third-quarter honor roll for the 2021-2022 school year. Students named to the list include the following: Read more
Middle School Vocalists Perform in Festival of Young Voices
Milbank was represented by 22 seventh and eighth graders from Milbank Middle School at the 2022 Festival of Young Voices. The festival was held on March 8 in Brookings.  Students rehearsed during the day and presented their grand concert that evening at the Performing Arts Center on the campus... Read more
Triple Dip Offers St. Patrick’s Day Specials During Love Local
The next best thing to going to Ireland on St. Patrick’s Day is sipping on an Irish latte or a Shamrock shake from Triple Dip in Milbank. Celebrate with your Shamrock shake for the the wee lil price of $3.50.   Triple Dip owner, Karla Fernholz, says Irish lattes will... Read more
What’s Happening at the Grant County Library?
Gardening – March 15 and March 29 Can’t wait to get back to digging in your garden, but there’s still snow in your backyard? The Grant County Public Library offers you a chance to play in the dirt now with its seed starter planting sessions.  Start your plants indoors... Read more
St. Lawrence School Raises $16,285 During Catholic Schools Raffle
St. Lawrence School exceeded their goal and raised $16,285 in just six weeks during the 2022 Catholic Schools Raffle. The top-selling class was the preschool. The top-selling families were: Andrew and Isabella Karels, first place; Keaton Johnson, second place; Riley and Landon Krause, third place; and Mick and Abe Loeschke, fourth... Read more
REMINDER: MARTA Meeting and St. Pat’s Party Set for March 17
The Milbank Area Retired Teachers and Personnel Association (MARTA) will meet on Thursday, March 17, at 11 a.m. at the Pizza Ranch in Milbank. The meeting will feature a St. Patty’s Day party. Members are encouraged to wear green. Prizes will be awarded and a drawing for gifts will also be... Read more