Beadle takes sixth at CSDC

Eighth-grader Danielle Beadle raced to sixth place at the Central South Dakota Conference Meet in Gettysburg on Wednesday. Beadle ran the course in 17 minutes, 7.05 seconds to win her conference medal. The top 15 medaled in the meet. “Danielle has been running very well,” said coach Stephen Hettick. Freshman ReAnne Kohlus nabbed the final medal, taking 15th place with […]

Groton runs over makeshift Tiger line

By Jay Davis With a line depleted even more with injury, the Tigers tried to patch as many holes as possible in Groton on Friday. The results were not what Mobridge-Pollock wanted as Groton Area used a strong running game to win 28-6. “It certainly stood out that we were younger and smaller,” said coach Nathan Lamb. “We couldn’t move […]

Roncalli turns tide on Lady Tigers

By Jay Davis With height and revenge on the their side, the Aberdeen Roncalli Cavaliers took momentum and control in beating the Lady Tigers 3-1 at Mobridge-Pollock High School Gymnasium on Tuesday. After losing twice to the Lady Tigers last season, including in the third-place match at the State A tournament, the Lady Cavaliers exacted some revenge by beating the […]

Arts and Travel Club learns history of railroad’s impact on Mobridge

Members of the Mobridge Arts and Travel Club met Monday at the home of Lynn Kuehl, where Diane Kindt presented a program on the railroad and its impact on the area. Kindt told about General S.E. Olson, a sportsman who traveled by train to Bowdle and thought about how the railroad would expand westward and where it would cross the […]

Kayaker hopes to paddle rivers on all continents

By Sandy Bond Never one to idly watch life go by, Rod Wellington was blessed with a sense of wonder. The type of child, who asked, “Why?” he was never satisfied with the answer, “Just because.” For hundreds of years, many have dreamed of exploring the “Mighty Mo.” From the headwaters of the Missouri to the Gulf of Mexico, traversing […]

Bob Schlinkert celebrates 90th with children

Being an avid Twins fan for more years than most can remember, Bob Schlinkert of Mobridge was treated on Sept. 29 to a special birthday gift by his daughter and granddaughter, Marcia and Kim Kempton of Rosholt, S.D., and Sara and Matt Brunner of Maple Grove, Minn.  They took him to Target Field in Minneapolis for the afternoon game against […]

Eugene Aman serives held at Black Hills National Cemetery

Services and burial for Eugene Aman, 95, of Mobridge, and his wife Mary’s cremated remains will be held Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at 9:30 a.m., at Black Hills National Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Eugene passed away Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at the Selby Good Samaritan Center. Eugene was born May 17, 1917, to Gottlieb […]

Illness takes Donna Landis

Donna M. Landis of Montgomery, Ala., passed away Sept. 9, 2012, at her home from an extended illness. She is survived by sons, Michael L. Hochhalter and Dana A. (Debra) Hochhalter, and granddaughter Stefanie Hochhalter all of Montgomery; sister, Della (Paul) Mechling of Rapid City; and brothers, Charles W. (Shirley) Landis of Black Hawk, and Donald (Dawn) Landis of Lexington, […]

Barbara Pelton dies in Piedmont

Former area resident, Barbara A. (Salverson) Pelton, 66, of Piedmont, died on Sun., Sept. 9, 2012, at Rapid City Regional Hospital Hospice House. Barbara Ann Salverson was born Dec. 30, 1945, in Mobridge to Melvin and Elma (Revheim) Salverson and graduated from Selby High in 1963. Memorials to Barb can be made to the Martha C. Kinnecom Primary Peritoneal Cancer […]

Ray Auske enjoyed a good joke

Funeral services for Ray M. Auske, 70, of Aberdeen, were held Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen. Burial was at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Aberdeen under the direction of Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home of Aberdeen. Ray died Oct. 3, 2012, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen. Ray Auske, son of Martin and Mabel (Hansen) Auske, […]

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