Sixth grader Bailey Schwagel penned the winning essay for the local division of the national 2020-2021 Patriot’s Pen contest. The competition is sponsored by the Milbank VFW and VFW Auxiliary. Veronica Fonder, an eighth grader took second place; Keira Steffen, a seventh grader, was selected as the third-place winner.  This year’s... Read more
Blizzard Warning Changes MHS Sporting Events
The Milbank High School Athletic Department announced the cancellations and the postponement of events for today, January 14. *Wrestling match in Wahpeton has been cancelled *Gymnastics meet in Aberdeen has been cancelled *Milbank Boys and Girls Basketball games in Milbank with Hamlin has been postponed Read more
Lower Level Scores/Results for 1-4 to 1-9
Junior Varsity Girls Basketball Team Members – Tyra Berry, Jenna Dexter, Nadia Thue, Madi Loeschke, Emily Wollschlager, Elsie Seffrood, Hope Karels, Shaylee Schuchard, Averie Engebretson1-5-2021 – Milbank lost to Aberdeen Roncalli 17-391-7-2021 – Milbank fell to Clark-Willow Lake 21-37 C Team Girls Basketball Team Members – Siera Wenzl, Jaclyn... Read more
Jackson Schwandt Succeeds Mark Reedstrom as Grant County State’s Attorney
Jackson Schwandt has taken over as the new Grant County State’s Attorney.  Schwandt, who graduated from MHS in 2006, also graduated from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 2015.  After law school, Schwandt and his family moved back to Milbank. His wife, Bre, was hired as... Read more
Brayden Christensen and Barrett Schneck Go 4-0 at Home Tourney
The Milbank Bulldogs hosted a five-team wrestling dual tournament Saturday, January 9, at the Milbank Armory. The Dawgs finished 1-3 and now sit at  6-11 for the season.  Milbank fell to Aberdeen Central 47-34 to start the tournament. The Dawgs then dropped 61-15 to Harrisburg before coming back to defeat Sioux... Read more
Bulldogs Dominate in Wrestling Dual With Redmen
MHS dominated the dual between the Milbank Bulldogs and the Sisseton Redmen to secure a 55-21 victory on Tuesday, January 5, on the road. “It was a fun single dual environment,” stated the Bulldog’s head coach, Jeremy Tostenson. “Having a full lineup is also a great feeling.”Jacob Johnson, Noah Garcia, Joe French,... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Lose in Duel With Cavaliers
Milbank traveled to Aberdeen on Tuesday, January 5, and suffered a 13-50 loss at the hands of the Roncalli Cavaliers. “There’s not much to say about this game,” said Pauli. “We just need to get back to work and try to keep improving.” Milbank fell behind early at 15-4. Roncalli opened... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Get Second Wind Against the Cyclones
The Lady Bulldogs squeezed past Clark-Willow Lake 45-43 on Thursday, January 7, for the second win of their basketball season. Milbank now sits at 2-5. “I am proud of the team for finding a way to come back from a double digit deficit to win,” said head coach Brian Pauli. “Winning... Read more
St. Lawrence School Holds DARE  Graduation
St. Lawrence fifth graders graduated from the DARE program on December 18. The class, which was approximately 12 weeks long, was directed by Milbank Police Chief Boyd Van Vooren. It covered drugs, alcohol, peer pressure, bullying and decision making.  According to fifth grade teacher Candee Cloos, the students completed... Read more