Eunice Jackson Trygstad
Eunice’s family asks that guests wear masks at the visitation and graveside service. Eunice E. Jackson Trygstad, age 95, of Milbank, died on November 3, 2020, at Milbank Area Hospital – Avera Health. Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at Mundwiler Funeral Home from 12:30 p.m.... Read more
Over 70 Kids Participated in Grant County Fall Soccer
Over 70 youth took part in the Grant County Soccer Association’s 2020 fall season after the spring season had been canceled.  “We ran our program as close to normal as we could,” says organizer Krista Atyeo-Gortmaker. “Our biggest issue was the quarantining throughout the season, which affected numbers, teams, coaches,... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Extend Match with Groton; Fall to Madison
The Lady Bulldogs volleyball team found themselves in a position to win, but fell just short at  3-1 to Groton on October 15 at the Milbank Armory. The loss came on the heels of an earlier loss to Madison, one of the top teams in Class A, in the... Read more
Three Bulldog Golfers Punch Tickets to State
Seniors Logan Meyer and Jake Trevett and seventh grader Jonathan DeBoer will represent the Bulldogs at the 2020 South Dakota State Class A Boys’ Golf Tournament in Hot Springs on Monday and Tuesday, October 5-6.  “We had an excellent showing at the regional tournament,” stated the Bulldogs’ head coach Mark Keeton.... Read more

Uncategorized April 13, 2020 0

Local Fire Fighters Help Kids Celebrate Birthdays
Milbank’s assistant fire chief, Justin Mathiason, arrived in a fire truck with sirens blazing this morning to celebrate Morgan Dunnihoo’s fifth birthday. Morgan is the daughter of Ryan and Miranda Dunnihoo. At 6:30 p.m. tonight, the fire truck burned rubber to get to Ashlyn O’Farrell’s house. Ashlyn’s mom, Cadi, said,... Read more
Bulldogs’ Track and Field Season Begins Monday
The Bulldogs’ 2020 track and field season starts Monday, March 16. Practice begins for all boys and girls in grades 9-12. “Please make sure all physicals, consent forms, and ImPact testing has been taken care of prior to attending practice,” stated head coach Eric Townsend. The parent/athlete meeting will... Read more
Milbank Swimmers Compete at State Meet
Three Milbank swimmers participated in the 2020 South Dakota Short Course State Championship meet held February 27 through March 1 at the Prairie Lakes Wellness Center in Watertown. Logan Dexter swam the (boys age 9-10) 50-meter breaststroke race and earned a personal-best time. Amaya Street and Savanna Osowski both... Read more

Uncategorized February 18, 2020 0

Local Musicians to Perform in Milbank This Weekend
Come experience a magical evening this Saturday and Sunday, December 21 and 22, at WhyMilbank’s annual holiday show. A Night of Christmas will be filled with glorious music and the inspirational story — the reason for the season — uniquely related by storyteller Dave Rogers. Local musicians Jon Rogers,... Read more