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Council, police honor Wollman for saving life

Mobridge Police Chief Shawn Madison told the Mobridge City Council Tuesday, Aug. 14, that actions of Grace Wollman on July 11th saved the life of a Mobridge child. He told the council that Wollman was working as a lifeguard at the swimming pool when she saw a child on the bottom of the pool. “Not only did she pull the […]

Tigers open season with new coach, new starters

When the Tigers open the football season on Friday, they will kick off with a new coach and new starters all over the field. But who those starters are, first-year head coach Paul Goehring is not ready to reveal. “There are still battles going on,” said Goehring. Plus, “someone could sprain an ankle at practice today and things could change. […]

Staying Cool

Staying cool in the 90 degree temperatures at the Mobridge Swimming Pool Tuesday, Aug. 7, included a cool shower from the water buckets. The swimming pool will remain open for business until Tuesday, Aug. 14.

Heavy Impact wins derby title

Team Heavy Impact won the main event at the Mobridge Demolition Derby, held Saturday at Mobridge Rodeo Grounds. Driving for the 2018 champions were Jeremy Timm and Matt Erickson of Aberdeen, Ryan Sandve of Tolstoy and Stuart Orth of Lidgerwood, N.D. Erickson was named the winner of the Mad Dog Award. Heavy D and The Destroyers took second with Derrick […]

Relay for Life

The Holy Walkamolies team walks during the 2018 Walworth County Relay for Life at the Mobridge Tiger Stadium. The Relay for Life took place last Friday on July 27.

Rubble Site ablaze

On early Saturday morning, a call was made for a fire at the rubble site on Lakefront Drive. The fire prompted the fire sirens to sound in town. There is no suspicion about what started the fire, according to Police Chief, Shawn Madison. It’s clear to officials that the fire started by itself. “It looked like they were just all […]

Keller kids use piggy banks to help others

Matson Keller knew exactly what he was going to do with his piggy bank that contained loose change from around the house and his allowance. It wasn’t until the right opportunity arose, when he went through with it. It all began at the Dacotah Bank drive-through, where Matson and his siblings, Claire and Carson, saw a donation box for backpacks. […]

15-16 Teeners advance to state tourney

Mobridge qualified for state with a 3-1 win over Milbank in the VFW 15-16 Teeners Northeast Region Tournament in Volga on Tuesday evening. Pitching did the trick for the Bridge City nine as Noah Bauer and Cayden Eisemann combined to toss a one-hitter in the most important game of the year. Bauer shut Milbank down for six and one-third innings […]

Emergency Drill

Emergency service personnel transport a “victim” from the mock emergency drill site at Indian Creek to the transport helicopter that landed on the road. The drill was held on Saturday, July 14 at Indian Creek and at Mobridge Regional Hospital and Clinics.

Family meets officer who played a role in fight for life

A family whose son was born during the April blizzard, met one of the many heroes of their birthing saga Sunday, July 1, at the Mobridge Police Department. Mary and David Hess of Mobridge are the proud parents of five children. They adopted four, Makia Yisir, DeSalle Anthony, Carlton James and Milan Layla and were expecting their first biological child. […]

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