Lady Bulldogs Tip Off Season with Scrimmage
Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs are set to tip off their 2015-16 high school basketball season with a public scrimmage Thursday, December 3, at 7 p.m. at the Koch School gym. Fans are asked to bring a bottle of water or sports drink for admission. The beverages will be served... Read more
Pop Into New Pop-Up

Pop Into New Pop-Up

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Isn’t it great when something you want just happens to pop up right when you need it, like money in a coat pocket, or a sweet corn or fireworks stand in summer? If what you need right now is a thoughtful holiday gift, check out Whimsy on Main. Whimsy on Main is... Read more
Gymnasts Vault into New Season with Big Changes
The Milbank Area gymnastics team has plans for a winning season and a new coach to help them on their way. Amber Fraasch has taken over as head coach after serving as assistant coach for seven seasons. She coached at American Gold Gymnastics in Fargo prior to relocating to Milbank and has played... Read more
Nancy Nelson is First Merry Milbank Winner
Nancy Nelson of Stockholm was the first winner in the Merry Milbank holiday promotion drawing Saturday. She won $500 in Ol’ Mill Bucks and was the sixth name drawn. Five other names were drawn prior to Nelson, but were not present to collect the top prize. Shelley Haggerty, Jack... Read more
Debaters Win Golden Eagle Cup
The Milbank Oral Interpretation and Debate team won first place at the Golden Eagle Cup in Aberdeen on November 13 and 14. The team took home the trophy in the Class A Sweepstakes with 37 speech points and 67 debate points, for a total of 104. Vermillion was a distant... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Earn Season-End Awards
  Following a seventh place finish at the State Class A tournament in Sioux Falls, the Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs volleyball team ended their season with an awards potluck. Four seniors were named to the Academic All-State team for their contributions in the classroom. To receive the award, the... Read more
Mikaela Hoeke Earns Honor
Mikaela Hoeke was named to the Class A All-Tournament team at the conclusion of the state high school volleyball tournament at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Hoeke is a two-year starter for the Lady Bulldogs and is a junior setter. During the state tournament, she collected... Read more
Bulldogs Receive Gridiron Awards
The Milbank Area Bulldogs football team wrapped up its season with a potluck awards dinner November 17 at the high school. Individual awards were presented according to votes cast by fellow teammates. Leading the team was senior Kyle Montag. He was voted the most valuable player for both the... Read more
Lady Bulldogs Take Seventh At State
Lady Bulldogs Take Seventh At State The Milbank Area Lady Bulldogs ended their State Class A volleyball tournament on a positive note as they escaped with a 3-2 victory over Red Cloud to capture seventh place. The locals concluded their season with a 18-12 overall record. The Lady Bulldogs... Read more
4-H’ers Piggyback with Make a Wish
Many a princess has kissed a frog in the hopes of making her dream come true, but whoever heard of kissing a pig? Grant County 4-H’ers! The Grant County 4-H program is joining forces with the SD state-wide service project to raise funds for the Make A Wish Foundation... Read more