Ice Bucket Challenge

An Ice Bucket Challenge is being sent to KMLO Sports Editor Andy Shoe and Aberdeen American News Managing Editor John Papendick from a very wet and very cold Mobridge Tribune Sports Editor Jay Davis. The Ice Bucket Challenge has raised nearly $23 million in the fight to rid the world of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. Along with Jay accepting the challenge, the Mobridge Tribune is sending a donation to the ALS Association to help in the fight to create a world without ALS.

Breaking News

In the late afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 13, Attorney General Marty Jackley and Hughes County States Attorney Wendy Kloeppner announced that a Hughes County grand jury had indicted Christopher Robert Jansen, 34, Selby, on six counts of first degree rape, Class C felony punishable by up to life in the state penitentiary.

These a additional charges to those filed by federal officials in U.S. District Court on Monday, Aug. 11.

Jansen is presumed innocent until such time as proven guilty.

The Division of Criminal Investigation, Federal Bureau of Investigation, is investigating this case with assistance from the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office and Mobridge Police Department. The case is being prosecuted by the Attorney Generals’ Office and the Hughes County States Attorney’s Office.

 

 

Water restrictions lifted

Mobridge City Administrator Steve Gasser announced on Thursday, Aug. 14, that the water restrictions imposed during the refurbishing of the city’s north water tower have been lifted.

Gasser thanks the residents of Mobridge for abiding by the restriction during this time.

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