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Holiday Jam with the Heggs

Posted: Friday, Dec 9th, 2016
HURON -- The Huron Chamber & Visitors Bureau and Carr Chiropractic Clinics, PC, are proud to announce the return of the popular holiday concert: Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers, at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11, at the Huron High School Auditorium.
This musical showcase features the talents of a multi-piece band playing Christmas classics and contemporary arrangements in
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Cards for the 153rd...

Posted: Friday, Dec 9th, 2016
This holiday season, the Volunteers of America, Dakotas RSVP and Foster Grandparents Programs collected 1,151 Christmas cards, with the assistance of local schools, daycare centers and other volunteer organizations in Huron and Aberdeen. From left, are Lara Latt, RSVP specialist, Cindy Beard, the Senior Corps assistant director and Juli Schultz from the Foster Grandparents Program. The cards that have been collected
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Two arrested on meth-related charges

Posted: Friday, Dec 9th, 2016
PIERRE -- Attorney General Marty Jackley, Beadle County States Attorney Mike Moore and Jerauld County States Attorney Dedrich Koch announced today that two individuals were arrested as a result of simultaneous search warrants served in both Huron and Alpena on the morning of Monday, Dec. 5.
Justin Connerley, 32, of Huron and 35-year-old Jason Kerlin of Alpena are each
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NSU students from Huron given rare opportunity

Posted: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
ABERDEEN -- Three former Huron High School students had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity last week, when they traveled and performed with the Northern State University marching band in a parade that was part of the 75th Anniversary festivities at Pearl Harbor.
Former HHS students Emily Cruse, Tabitha Schmidt and Dustin Schmidt traveled to Hawaii were able to participate. In addition, Cruse's
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Harmonies for the holidays ...

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 7th, 2016
Tonic Sol-Fa presented a holiday concert Monday night at Huron High School Auditorium. The popular a capella group and its unique mix of voices presented a fundraiser concert for the Huron Music Parents group.
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City to create full-service on-sale restaurant license: Mitchell man to reopen Tailgate

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 7th, 2016
HURON, A plan initiated in August to establish a full-service on-sale restaurant license in which no more than 40 percent of gross sales is from alcohol sales is moving forward in Huron.
After a lengthy public hearing Monday, the City Commission set Dec. 19 as the date for second reading of the ordinance and to enact a resolution setting the
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Iroquois business turns wood into useable art: Countryside Cabinet Shop hosts open house next weekend

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
IROQUOIS -- It's amazing how an interest or hobby, passed down through two generations, has led Jessse Fast to pursue what has now become a successful business endeavor. Countryside Cabinet Shop in Iroquois is a wonderful example of that, and what can be achieved through innovative thought, diligence and dedication.
As a full woodworking and countertop supplier, Fast, along with
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Sounds of the season; We Found Sound presents Christmas show

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
HURON -- Huron's community youth show choir, We Found Sound, will present its 13th annual Christmas program "Christmas Joy." Shows will be presented at 2:30 and 5:30 p.m. on both Saturday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 11. All shows will take place at the Huron Fine Arts Center Theater on Ninth and Ohio S.W.
Discounted advance tickets are available at
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Gov. Daugaard’s budget tour comes to Huron

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
HURON -- South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard will be in Huron on Thursday, Dec. 8, to speak at an 8:30 a.m. event at the Huron Event Center. The Governor is traveling the State and discussing the budget for the upcoming year. To reserve your spot at Thursday's event, email cvb@huronsd.com or call 352-0000.
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Holiday shows this week

Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
HURON -- In addition to next weekend's We Found Sound holiday show (right) don't forget about both of the other Christmas shows taking place in Huron this week,
Tomorrow night, enjoy the a capella sounds of Tonic Sol Fa, in a 7 p.m. concert at Huron High School, that is a fundraiser for the Huron Music Parents.
Then, at 4
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Washington students strive to fill their buckets

Posted: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
HURON -- Sometimes a senseless tragedy that strikes one family leads to true meaning that touches the lives of countless others.
It's what's playing out each day at the Washington 4-5 Center.
"What we're trying to do here is have the kids understand that opening the door for someone, saying hello, good morning, saying how are you today, let me
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Christmas Basket program wraps up

Modified: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
More than $30,045 was raised over four nights during the 68th annual Salvation Army Christmas Basket Program. Among groups performing Thursday were the Wolsey-Wessington Band and Holy Trinity's Choir of Angels.
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Dueling Guitars featured at Huron Ag Appreciation Banquet

Posted: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
Musicians Pat Balder, left, and Glen Everhart, right, called a volunteer from the audience to join them on stage Thursday night during Huron's Ag Appreciation Banquet at the Huron Event Center. Balder and Everhart also left the stage to find various dancing partners in the audience.
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Abuse advocate speaks at Democratic forum

Posted: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
HURON -- Advocates for victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault are special people who truly care for the well-being of people who are hurting physically, emotionally and financially, all the while struggling to raise children, the president of the Jan Manolis Family Safe Center said.
"You have to have the passion, or it just doesn't work," president and center
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Shop Local Saturday and WIN-ter Fest

Posted: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
HURON -- Shop Local Saturday is a promotion of the Huron Chamber & Visitors Bureau to encourage residents to do their shopping locally before looking online or going out of town. The promotion continues each first Saturday of the month.
The next Shop Local Saturday is Dec. 3.
"Shopping local strengthens the economic base of the community, keeps our community
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County Commission notes

Posted: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
HURON -- Beadle County commissioners on Wednesday hired Zach Nelson to become emergency management director, effective Dec. 19.
He is succeeding the retiring Tom Moeding.
They also accepted the resignation due to retirement of Jean Pastian in the director of equalization office.
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State champions dominate 11AA All-State team: Kretschmar, Heinz, Evers earn honors for Tigers

Posted: Friday, Dec 2nd, 2016
It was a banner year for the Mitchell High School football team in 2016, and the achievements continue to roll in after the school's first playoff-era state title.
Nine Kernels have been named to the Class 11AA all-state football team, as selected by South Dakota Football Coaches Association.  
Mitchell led all Class 11AA teams with nine players, while
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Commission adopts new comprehensive plan

Posted: Friday, Dec 2nd, 2016
HURON, After months of work, a new comprehensive plan that will be in effect until 2036 has been adopted, and Beadle County commissioners are now on pace to approve new zoning ordinances early next year.
In a contract with the Northeast Council of Governments, the process of rewriting the plan began last spring.
Planning commissioners made changes based on public
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Salvation Army’s Christmas Basket wraps up tonight

Posted: Friday, Dec 2nd, 2016
HURON -- The 68th annual Salvation Army Christmas Basket will wrap up tonight, with a solid listing of local groups to entertain -- and perhaps coax a pledge or two -- from its listeners.
After three nights, this year's unofficial pledge total is $23,898.
The Wolsey-Wessington band starts the evening's festivities off at 6:30 p.m., followed by Holy Trinity's Choir of
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Pickin’ & Pluckin’ 2016

Posted: Thursday, Dec 1st, 2016
The 7th Annual Pickin' & Pluckin' Bluegrass concert fundraiser was held Tuesday night at The Plains.
Shown first, the "Pheasant Band," who come and play each year, from the left are Leigh Gibson, Jason Carter, Barry Bales Keith Williams and Jim Mills.
Next, Gibson, Bales and Williams combine instruments and voices on a three-part harmony number.
And next, Huron's own James
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Moore: State’s Marsy’s Law decision an ‘inappropriate distraction’

Posted: Thursday, Dec 1st, 2016
HURON, A decision by state government attorneys that now limits the type of information that the Department of Public Safety can release about state reportable crashes because of passage of Marsy's Law is a distraction that is totally inappropriate, says Beadle County State's Attorney Mike Moore.
South Dakota voters passed the constitutional amendment earlier this month that establishes a bill
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Tonight on the Salvation Army’s Christmas Basket program

Posted: Thursday, Dec 1st, 2016
HURON -- After strong support over the first two nights -- Monday's unofficial pledge total was $6,607 and Tuesday was close behind at $5,820 -- the 68th annual Salvation Army Christmas Basket fundraiser program welcomes some old friends back to the Huron High School stage.
On Wednesday night, the First Presbyterian Church Choir leads off at 6:30 p.m., followed by the
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Getting into the holiday spirit!

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
The 68th annual Salvation Army Christmas Basket Program began Monday night with the Huron Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade chorus and band, followed by the Huron High School Concert Choir, HHS orchestra and HHS concert band.
Shown in the first two photos are members of the HHS concert band performing.
Next, program emcees Ken Lindblad, left, and Frank Palleria, hold
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Answering the call of nature at humane society

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
HURON -- Walking into the Beadle County Humane Society can seem at first a bit overwhelming, something that executive director Kim Krueger and caretaker Kevin Bowersox can attest to. They currently have a surging feline population, perhaps twenty-five to thirty cats, of every age, size, color and temperament seeking foster care or longterm adoption into healthy, happy families.
As Kevin
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City considers consent agenda Monday night

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
HURON -- It was the shortest City Commission meeting in years.
Maybe the shortest ever in Huron history.
Just three minutes long.
But then only consent agenda items had to be considered Monday. And, according to the rules, matters appearing on the consent agenda, there because they are expected to be non-controversial, are acted upon by the commission at one
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School Board plans conferences

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
HURON -- The Huron Board of Education expediently handled the business of continuing the school year at their Monday night meeting. Member Garret Bischoff was unable to attend.
After the call to order, pledge, and agenda adoption, quick note was made of significant upcoming dates. High School Parent/Teacher conferences are December 6.
There was no community input on items not
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Two die in Saturday morning crash

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
HIGHMORE -- Two people were killed in a one-vehicle crash Saturday morning south of Highmore.
The female driver, age 30, and the male passenger, age 39, were not wearing seatbelts and were ejected from the vehicle. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.
The Highway Patrol said the 1996 Ford Explorer was northbound on Highway 47 just before 10 a.m.
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Man injured in rollover near Huron

Posted: Wednesday, Nov 30th, 2016
HURON -- An 80-year-old male driver suffered life-threatening injuries in a one-vehicle rollover one mile south of Huron Friday morning, authorities said.
He was wearing a seatbelt, but charges are pending.
He was taken by ambulance to Huron Regional Medical Center and then airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital.
The state is reviewing the impacts of passage of Marsy's Law
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Teddy Bear toss

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 29th, 2016
Fans attending the Huron All Stars vs. Aberdeen Cougars ice hockey game at Bergman Arena Saturday tossed dozens of stuffed animals onto the ice after Huron scored the first goal. The game was held as part of the Rooster Cup Tournament.
All of the Teddy bears will be donated to the Huron Salvation Army Angel Tree program.
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One-stop shopping for children returns to Huron for Christmas: Sweet Christmas Santa Shoppe set up in Stone Church for children to shop daily from Dec. 3-9

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 29th, 2016
HURON -- The Santa Shoppe just for kids is gearing up to open next week.
The Sweet Christmas Santa Shoppe is set up in the old Stone Church on the corner of Kansas Avenue Southeast and Fourth Street.
The inside is decorated with Christmas trees, wreaths and vintage toys, all with a sweet theme.
The Dakotaland Museum sponsors the
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Salvation Army Christmas Food Basket program begins Monday: 20 groups to perform during four-night event at HHS Auditorium

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 29th, 2016
HURON -- The 68th annual Salvation Army Christmas Food Basket Program will be held Monday, Nov. 28, through Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Huron High School Auditorium.
The event gets underway each night at 6:30 p.m. and can be heard live on Huron radio station KOKK or viewed on the Huron Tiger Network (Midcontinent Cable Channel 6) or on
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Christmas Around the World

Posted: Monday, Nov 28th, 2016
Winners in Friday night's Parade of Lights in Huron were Dakota Provisions for most creative entry; Terex for best lit; Dakotaride Sled Dogs for best portrayal of business; Boy Scout Troops 151; and Windriders ABATE for best nonprofit.
The People's choice award went to Dakotaride Sled Dogs.
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Roll-over accident near Huron Friday

Modified: Monday, Nov 28th, 2016
Highway patrol and other officials work to extract a person from a vehicle that was involved in a roll-over accident just south of Huron on Friday.
The Huron Ambulance also responded.
No other information was available at press time.
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1947 caboose in new home

Posted: Monday, Nov 28th, 2016
A 1947 railroad caboose that had been in the backyard of Jeanne Bauder of Huron for nearly 40 years was dedicated in a ceremony Oct. 29 at the S.D. Railroad Museum in Hill City,
Jeanne Bauder of Huron waves from the platform of the caboose at the museum in Hill City.
In the next photo, an extensive collection of
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Giving thanks together

Posted: Monday, Nov 28th, 2016
More than 500 meals were served during the Community Thanksgiving Dinner Thursday at First United Methodist Church.
Next, Mary Hershman holds a plate to be filled for delivery.
And next, from left, Bill Fast, Mary Jane Fast and Pat Wilson, pile on the food!
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Turkey Trot

Posted: Monday, Nov 28th, 2016
A total of 37 people participated in the Thanksgiving Day Trot for the Troops event held Thursday at Ravine Lake.
In the second photo, Wayne Carr rides his bike at the start of the event.
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Crash reports no longer public after voters OK Marsy’s Law

Posted: Monday, Nov 28th, 2016
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota law enforcement authorities are no longer releasing vehicle crash information because doing so could violate a constitutional amendment approved by voters this month.
The state's Department of Public Safety suspended access to an online crash report database after the ballot measure known as Marsy's Law went into effect following the Nov. 8 election. The
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