Dennis draws on job, movies for cooking ideas, inspiration

By Travis Svihovec Dennis Swofford gets some of his inspiration for cooking from one of his first jobs at a place called The Bean Pot near Yakima, Wash. “They did something nobody else did,” he said. “Every order came with a bowl of beans.” Those little things, he said, like the sprig of parsley that accompanies an entrée, that make […]

Post 4 season over after region losses

By Jay Davis The Post 4 baseball season came to an end with two losses at the American Legion Region 6B Baseball Tournament in Groton. Mobridge was defeated 11-6 by Redfield in the opening round before succumbing 11-1 to Northville in the second game. Post 4 took an early 3-1 lead in the third inning of the loss to Redfield. […]

Northville rallies past Shockers 11-10 in extra inning contest

By Jay Davis Northville defeated the Mobridge-Selby Shockers 11-10 in 10 innings in 15-16 Teener action at Legion Memorial Field in Mobridge on Sunday. The game was tied at 9-9 after nine innings. Northville scored twice in the top of the 10th to take a two-run lead. Matt Sangster and Andrew Lefforge had the key hits in the rally. The […]

13-14 Teeners win Region 7A baseball tournament

By Jay Davis The Mobridge Teeners are the host team this weekend for the South Dakota VFW Class A 13-14 Baseball Tournament, and received an automatic qualification, but they will play as a region champion after winning the Region 7A title in Sisseton on Thursday. “It’s probably the best we’ve played all year,” said coach Chase Schoenhard. “The kids knew […]

Council works on reducing speeds

By Kendra Thorstenson The Mobridge City Council on Monday approved resolution 15-12 to reduce the speed limit around Legion Memorial Park. Police Chief Shawn Madison was present and gave his opinion about reducing the speed limit. “It seems like especially this year we have seen a renewed popularity in baseball. The Legion baseball organization and MYO have been very active […]

Agreement signed with Wenck Associates

By Kendra Thorstenson Walworth County Commissioners, Tuesday, July 21, made a motion to sign an agreement with Wenck Associates for work related to landfill expansion and an alternative liner proposal. According to Walworth County Auditor Becky Krein, the commissioners are looking into using existing shale that is in the landfill. Normally for the landfill liner, clay would be hauled in, […]

Motorcyclist loses life

By Kendra Thorstenson An out-of-state motorcyclist was killed in a two-vehicle accident on Tuesday. The accident occurred four miles west of Selby at the north junction of Highways 12 and 83. A Glenview, Ill., motorcycle rider, identified as Irwin Lyons, 65, was killed in the crash. South Dakota Highway Patrol officials say Lyons was driving a 2002 BMW motorcycle west […]

Teener state baseball tourney this weekend

The hotels are packed this weekend with seven visiting teams from across the state all hoping to go home with a Class A State baseball title in the 13-14 year old division. Mobridge’s host team, along with the visitors, will compete in a single elimination tournament with a consolation bracket. There will be four games per day on Friday, July […]

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