Commission moves forward with new jail plans

-By Sandy Bond In a three to one vote with one abstention, Walworth County Commissioners at their Nov. 19 meeting voted to enter into a contract with HKG Architects for continued work for which the firm will be compensated in regard to building a new correctional facility (limited to $10,000.) Voting yes were commissioners Don Leff, Richard Godkin, and Denis […]

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Please note!! No performance on Sunday.   The play commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Fool Soldiers Rescue, written by former Mobridge resident Louise Borman, will be presented Saturday, Nov. 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Scherr-Howe Event Center. A meal prepared by the Mobridge-Pollock High School culinary class will be served beginning at 6:30 p.m. This is a freewill offering […]

Two arrested for DUI from one accident

By Katie Zerr – Two women were arrested for DUI in connection with a one-vehicle accident on Water Plant Road near the rifle range early Saturday, Nov. 16. According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, two troopers responded to an accident just after 12:30 a.m. after a witness called 911 to report a pickup had gone off of the road […]

KATIE ZERR: Teaching respect starts in the home

  Reading news from outside of the Upper Midwest was once the source of head-shaking reactions followed by whispered thanks that people here seemed to be immune to the insanity of the world. We are a people of more common sense, of better understanding and appreciation of mankind. Recently there have been more examples that what has permeated the world […]

JAY DAVIS:Top seeds at state volleyball have some impressive records

The top seeds in the state volleyball tournaments have put up some lofty records this season. Starting with the Class B tournament in Huron, the top four seeds have a combined record of 117-6. Defending state champ Warner is 30-1 with their loss to Class AA number one seed Sioux Falls O’Gorman. Arlington is 31-1 with its lone loss to […]

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