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Positive COVID-19 cases slip back down

By Katie Zerr | January 14, 2021

The South Dakota Department of Health report for Thursday, Jan. 14, shows the number of positive COVID-19 cases in the state dropped from Wednesday’s number with 329 new cases reported with 234 confirmed cases and 85 probable cases. South Dakotans hospitalized with the virus dropped by two to 247. The number of South Dakotans ever hospitalized with the virus is […]

Local anglers take top spot at annual ice fishing tourney

By Katie Zerr | January 14, 2021

Local anglers were successful at the 20th Annual Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee Ice Fishing Tournament as several area teams finished in the top 25, including taking the top prize. Local anglers Levi Duncan of Mobridge and Quintin Schlomer of Glenham, who have fished the tournament for 20 years, brought in six fish to weigh in 21.38 pounds of walleye, […]

School Board reviews bids for track renovation project

By Katie Zerr | January 14, 2021

The Mobridge-Pollock School Board Monday, Jan. 11, reviewed two submitted bids for the renovation of the track at Tiger Stadium and decided to hold a special meeting before choosing a contractor for the job. MP Superintendent Tim Frederick told the board that Fischer Tracks , Inc., located in Iowa, and Mid-American Golf and Landscape located in Missouri, submitted similar bids, […]

KATIE ZERR: Manipulation plays role in historical days

By Katie Zerr | January 13, 2021

These are historical days. We have heard that comment numerous times during this past week. As my fingers pound the keyboard, there are more historic moments happening in Washington, D.C. It will be another week of historical moments. For me, Wednesday was a day of anger, grief, disappointment and fear. It was another day in this lifetime that will never […]

Positive COVID-19 cases increase on Wednesday

By Katie Zerr | January 13, 2021

The South Dakota Department of Health report for Tuesday, Jan. 12, continues to record a  slowdown of positive COVID-19 cases in the state. The daily report shows 244 new cases reported with 177 confirmed cases and 67 probable cases. South Dakotans hospitalized with the virus dropped by two to 240. The number of South Dakotans ever hospitalized with the virus […]

Positive COVID-19 cases continue with lower numbers

By Katie Zerr | January 12, 2021

The South Dakota Department of Health report for Tuesday, Jan. 12, continues to record a  slowdown of positive COVID-19 cases in the state. The daily report shows 244 new cases reported with 177 confirmed cases and 67 probable cases. South Dakotans hospitalized with the virus dropped by two to 240. The number of South Dakotans ever hospitalized with the virus […]

Positive COVID-19 cases slow

By Katie Zerr | January 11, 2021

The South Dakota Department of Health report for Monday, Jan. 11,  show there were 181 new cases reported with 130 confirmed cases and 51 probable cases. South Dakotans hospitalized with the virus dropped to 242. The number of South Dakotans ever hospitalized with the virus is at 5,917. There are 96,812 recovered cases recorded in the report. The number of […]

New positive COVID-19 case numbers again under 500

By Katie Zerr | January 08, 2021

The South Dakota Department of Health report for Friday, Jan. 8,  show the lower numbers of new positive COVID-19 cases in the state remains the norm. There were 448 new cases reported Friday with  323 confirmed cases and 125 probable cases. South Dakotans hospitalized with the virus dropped to 247. The number of South Dakotans ever hospitalized with the virus […]

Walworth County adds six positive COVID-19 cases

By Katie Zerr | January 07, 2021

The South Dakota Department of Health report for Thursday, Jan. 7 shows there were there were 448 new positive COVID-19 cases in the state. There were 291 confirmed cases and cases and 157 probable cases. South Dakotans hospitalized with the virus fell to 264. The number of South Dakotans ever hospitalized with the virus is at 5,805. There are 94,513 […]

Chamber Tourism Ice Tourney starts Thursday

By Katie Zerr | January 07, 2021

The community of Mobridge will be welcoming 458 two-man teams to the Annual Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee Ice Fishing Tournament starting Thursday, Jan. 7 through Saturday, Jan. 9. The committee has had to make some changes to this year’s event because of the COVID-19 pandemic, which will help to keep member of the Mobridge and surrounding community safe from […]