Bulldogs Golfers Take Fourth at Redfield
The Milbank Bulldogs boys’ golf team finished the Redfield Invitational on Tuesday, September 15, with a team score of 443. They earned fourth place. “Once again, I thought the boys improved,” stated head coach Mark Keeton. “The scores reflect 20 holes. If you take out the extra two holes or the extra... Read more
Third Generation of Fraasch Family Continues Tradition of Military Careers
Today, September 16, marks the 101st anniversary of the American Legion. As you might already know, the American Legion created Legion baseball, the Veterans Administration, Boys State, an amateur radio program, Operation Comfort Warriors, oratorical contests, scholarships, and more. The American Legion is comprised of members who served active... Read more
Monte Rosen Wins First Place in 2020 WVRA Team Penning Season
Monte Rosen captured first place in the Whetstone Valley Rodeo Association’s 2020 team penning season. Rosen finished on top in the final standings with 443 points. Louie Minder came in second with 416 points. Craig Magedanz earned third with 405 points. During the final night of competition on Saturday, September... Read more
Toby Schneck and Jessica Van Peursem Crowned MHS Homecoming Royalty
Jessica Van Peursem was chosen as the 2020 MHS Homecoming Queen, and Toby Schneck was selected as the Homecoming King. Jessica is the daughter of Dr. Nanci and Kendall Van Peursem. Toby is the son of Sherri and Brian Schneck. Coronation was held in the MHS Theater tonight, September 14,... Read more
Free Drive-In Movie Saturday Night at Farley Park
Need an escape? Maybe even an adventure? Pack up the kids and head to Farley Park this Saturday, September 12, to see the drive-in movie Onward.  The Disney-Pixar urban fantasy will delight the whole family with its teenage elf brothers, time travel, cryptic maps, and crazy escapades. The show starts... Read more
Milbank 2020 Homecoming Royalty Candidates Selected
Milbank Homecoming 2020 will be celebrated September 14-18. Coronation is Monday, September 14, at 7 p.m. in the high school gym. The program consists of introducing the Class of 2021 royalty and naming the Homecoming king and queen. The program is not open to the public due to COVID-19... Read more
Bulldogs Suffer First Loss of the Season
The Bulldogs suffered their first loss of the season to the Class 11AA Huron Tigers on Friday, September 4, at AB Campbell Stadium in Milbank. The 30-0 loss drops Milbank’s season record to 2-1. “Despite the loss, I’m proud of how we played,” stated Milbank’s head coach Brian Allmendinger. “Their attitudes... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Struggle to Find Their Groove
The Lady Bulldogs are struggling to get into their groove. Their volleyball season record now stands at  0-4  after losses to Sisseton and Waverly-South Shore this past week. “We have several girls with little to no varsity experience and we are working with different rotations and substitutions to see what... Read more
Milbank Fire and Rescue Battle House Fire
The Milbank Fire and Rescue Department was dispatched to a structure fire at 321 Belle Avenue in Milbank at 2:59 a.m. on Friday, August 28. According to Milbank Fire Chief Kevin Schuelke, “When firefighters arrived on the scene, they found the house totally involved in flames. No one was at... Read more
McKernan, Hamann, and Hardie Win Team Penning Event
Mike McKernan, Steve Hamann, and Cassidy Hardie won the team penning event hosted by the Whetstone Valley Rodeo Association at the Milbank Arena on Saturday, August 29. The winners clocked in at 24:34. Teresa Mead, Randy Schuchard, and Louie Minder came in second with a time of 38.81. Monte Rosen, Harold... Read more