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Featured Stories

Renewed

  Centennial Plaza on Main Street in Mobridge is sporting a new look with four new murals. The picture of the historical Hobo Band was installed at the plaza last...

Women the bedrock of the Bridge City: Teachers play an important role in education of city

Mobridge has produced many smart, talented and successful people, but their ability to go out in the world and be successful can be attributed to the wonderful teachers we have...

First day

Linemen work on their technique on the opening day of Tiger football practice Thursday morning. The Tigers open the season on Aug. 21 at Groton Area. Miller/Highmore-Harrold comes to town...

Courtney Nicholson becomes first female umpire at Legion Memorial Field

There’s an old adage in baseball, saying that if you go to the ballpark every day, you’ll see something you have never seen before most of those days. If you...

Big fish lands Selby fishermen Denny Palmer title

Selby anglers, Corey Sandmeier and Brent Reilley, caught 13.04 pounds of walleye to win the 10th annual Denny Palmer Memorial Fishing Tournament on Lake Oahe in Mobridge on Saturday and...

Solo act wins team title at Mobridge Demolition Derby

What do you do when your teammate can’t join you for a two-man team demolition derby? You win it all by yourself. That’s what Alex Brandenburger of Forbes, North Dakota,...

High flier

Middle schooler Blake Thompson of Mobridge performs a backflip off the high board at the Mobridge Aquatic Center on Friday afternoon. With a heat index of more than 105 degrees,...

Whacking away

Paden Pateneaude works on his forehand stroke at MYO tennis practice on Monday. A dozen or more youngsters are learning the game four days a week.        ...

Weather strains crops in Mobridge, surrounding area

Too much rain in the spring coupled with hailstorms and dry conditions this summer have meant a somewhat strenuous growing season for area farmers. Eleanor J Goetz, Walworth County executive...

Hot day

Not only the moms, but four of the five children on the playground were already hanging out in the shade on Friday morning at Indian Creek Campground. The temperature was...

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News

Board reviews information on 2020-21 year plan

The Mobridge-Pollock School Board Monday, Aug. 10, discussed guidelines for a safe traditional operation for the 2020-21 school year, including issues that may arise. Superintendent...

Jail concept explained to city council

The Mobridge City Council, Tuesday, Aug.11, heard Walworth County Commissioner Kevin Holgard explained a plan for a regional jail in that includes the use of...

Mobridge building basis for new jail concept

Walworth County Commissioners heard a new proposed concept for a regional jail that would be located in the former Shopko building. Commissioner Kevin Holgard, who...

Positive cases increase in surrounding counties

On Wednesday, Aug. 5, the South Dakota Department of Health reported there were 89 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the number of...

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Sports

Courtney Nicholson becomes first female umpire at Legion Memorial Field

There’s an old adage in baseball, saying that if you go to the ballpark every...

Big fish lands Selby fishermen Denny Palmer title

Selby anglers, Corey Sandmeier and Brent Reilley, caught 13.04 pounds of walleye to win the...

Solo act wins team title at Mobridge Demolition Derby

What do you do when your teammate can’t join you for a two-man team demolition...

Women top girls for league title

The Mobridge adult women beat the 14U girls in the championship game to win the...

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Opinions

BALL FIVE: Fall champs were last ones crowned

I was watching the Tigers prepare for the upcoming football season the other morning when it dawned on me that South Dakota high school sports...

KATIE ZERR: School is important factor in child’s life

How important is it for Mobridge-Pollock students to be back in school this year? There are many factors in having students back in the classroom...

Ball Five: Bubble works for NBA, NHL, wouldn’t for MLB, NFL

I’m a sports talk radio guy. When making short jaunts around town, I like finding out what the sports jockeys have to say. Lately, the...

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Obituaries

Emil Biegler was an outstanding basketball player

Mass of Christian Burial for Emil Biegler, 85, of Timber...

If you knew Bea Reierson, you knew she was proud of her Norweigan heritage

Beatrice Adele (Viske) Reierson, 98, of Pollock, died Friday, July...

Brother Yuker was a rodeo roper in his youth

Funeral services for Aloysius “Brother” Yuker, 82, of Glencross, were...

Arlene Bain was well known for her garlic pickles

Funeral services for Arlene Bain, 92, of Aberdeen and formerly...

Tim Overseth loved all kinds of animals

Timothy Earl Overseth, 58, of Wishek, North Dakota, died peacefully...

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