Company to add system to catch water

The Mobridge-Pollock School Board on Monday heard plans to solve the excessive moisture problem in the high school building and reviewed a plan to use capital outlay funds for needed updates in the district. Superintendent Tim Frederick reported that he had recently met with staff of HKG and Associates, the architects for the high school construction project and the president […]

Rough first innings costing amateurs in early going

By Jay Davis Falling behind early has been a problem for the Mobridge Cardinals in the early going. They fell behind in the first inning twice and dropped a 10-7, 12-4 doubleheader to Northville at Legion Memorial Field on Sunday. Mobridge starter Scott Hoffman could not find the plate in the first innning of game one as two walks and […]

Selby sweeps Teeners in season-opener

By Jay Davis The Mobridge Teeners opened the season in Selby and dropped a pair of games, but gained valuable experience for 10 players who played for the first time at the Teener level. Selby beat Mobridge 12-6 and 15-8. Mobridge came out quickly in game one, scoring three runs in the first inning. Jalen Hitland capped the rally with […]

Change of college majors leads Kendra to Mobridge

By Travis Svihovec Kendra Thorstenson was exploring her career and educational options when she headed for South Dakota State University in the fall of 2013, and a change of plans is what brought her to Mobridge for the summer. “I was an English major for two days,” she said. It was a literature teacher, one who resembled Einstein and who […]

Agatha Lutz passes

Funeral services for Agatha Lutz, 86, of Mobridge, were held Monday, June 8, 2015, at First Baptist Church. Burial was in the Artas Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Agatha passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Mobridge Regional Hospital. Agatha was born on Jan. 1, 1929, in Hague, N.D., to Frank and Beatrice (Klein) […]

Herb Schlecht was kind, gentle man

Funeral services for Herbert Schlecht, 88, of Mobridge, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 12, 2015, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mobridge. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Kesling Funeral Home. Herbert passed away on June 7, […]

Judy Schweitzer didn’t have hobbies, she had Frank, and he had hobbies

Mass of Christian Burial for Judith “Judy” Schweitzer, 78, of Glencross, was held Monday, June 8, 2015, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Timber Lake. Burial was in the Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Judy passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Good Samaritan Center in Selby. Judy was born on Oct. […]

JAY DAVIS: Twins winning, Hunter is big reason

I’ve been asked when I’m going to give those upstart Minnesota Twins some love. Right now seems like a pretty good time. First we have to flash back to last fall. Right after the 2014 season I was asked by a fellow Cubs fan what the team needed to do in the offseason. My thought was the very best thing […]

KATIE ZERR: Going backwards is not an option for county

As our community recovers from the loss of another member who served in our local governments, we are experiencing a change that is evident at both the city and county levels. For years it seemed the majority of residents paid little attention to what happened in Selby on Tuesdays until a big issue was on the table. That has changed […]

Crash ends pursuit, two people arrested

A man wanted for questioning concerning a theft in Mobridge Monday, June 8, fled from police and eventually rolled his vehicle on Standing Rock Reservation, injuring all three people in the vehicle, including a child. According to Investigator Al Bohle of the Mobridge Police Department Officer, Trevor Asmann attempted to stop Gabe DeBois, 26, formerly of Mobridge on the 600 […]

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