49 Third St. SE, PO Box 1278, Huron, SD 57350 • Ph: 605-352-6401 • Fax: 605-353-7457
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Records Sports Community Home 

Denny Sanford Premier Center rakes in the cash

Posted: Saturday, Apr 25th, 2015
SIOUX FALLS -- The financial health of the Denny Sanford Premier Center is in great shape after the venue's first six months of operations.
Factoring in ticket sales, sponsorships, facility rental fees, food and beverage, and other revenue sources, the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center is financially in the black after the first six months with net operating income of
...more

Mid-Dakota scholarships awarded

Modified: Friday, Apr 24th, 2015
The board of directors of the Mid-Dakota Rural Water System is pleased to announce that four students have been chosen to receive a scholarship of $500 each.
They include Braeden Edleman, the son of Jason and Ann Edleman, from Huron; McKenzee Zilverberg, the daughter of Tim and Kathy Zilverberg from rural Harrold; Britney Moeller, the daughter of Eddie and
...more

Bishop Hoch Scholarship awarded to Huron student

Posted: Friday, Apr 24th, 2015
Taylor Flanery, daughter of Tim and Adele Flanery of Huron, received one of the Bishop Hoch Scholarships awarded for 2015-2016 school year. The Sioux Falls Diocese awards these scholarships to enable a student to attend one of the Catholic colleges in the Sioux Falls Diocese. Flanery will be attending Mount Marty College in Yankton.
PHOTO CONTRIBUTED
...more

Benefit for neurological disorder held at Huron Elks

Posted: Friday, Apr 24th, 2015
A benefit was held at the Huron Elks Lodge April 11th to raise money for Cory Sterrett who is battling a neurological disorder.  Past Exalted Ruler Jamie Guericke of the Huron Elks Lodge is shown here presenting a check to Cory and Shanna Sterrett, along with their committee who organized the event.  Cory and Shanna would like to thank the community for
...more

Study indicates food insecurity in SD

Posted: Friday, Apr 24th, 2015
SOUTH DAKOTA -- Feeding South Dakota announced the release of the annual Map the Meal Gap study, which details the startling rate of food insecurity experienced by community members across South Dakota. Map the Meal Gap 2015 results reveal that food insecurity affects the most vulnerable populations across the state, including an estimated 40,040 children.
Food insecurity is the
...more

4-H Club donates to family safe center

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015
At its April meeting, members of the Heartland 4-H Club provided items to be donated to the Jan Manolis Family Safe Center. Beadle County 4-H Council members are challenging each 4-H Club to donate basic household items. Shown with their collection, including a fleece tied blanket (donated by the Wallman Family), are back row, from left, Jerrad Wallman, Landon Wallman and
...more

Iroquois DARE graduation

Posted: Thursday, Apr 23rd, 2015
The fifth grade class at the Iroquois Elementary School has completed the DARE Program and graduated on April 13. Shown in the picture are back row, left, Mr. McPhail, fifth grade teacher, Riley Hiles, Samantha Torguson, Hannah Hofhenke and Doug Solem, the DARE instructor; middle row, Katie Dubro, Anna Baum, Harley Nelson, Brandon Decker and Isaiah Bartunek; and in front,
...more

Senior center, FaRmers and Merchants VIP Club planning trips

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 22nd, 2015
The Huron Area Senior Center and Farmers and Merchants VIP Club are planning some trips. Stop by the Senior Center or Farmers and Merchants for more information or to sign up for these trips. 
 • April 23-25, Black Hills -- Deadwood and the LeRoy VanDyke Country Gold Tour concert
Join legendary, award-winning classic country icon Leroy Van Dyke along with
...more

Bags, Baubles and Bears — oh, boy! Annual fundraiser for Jan Manolis Family Safe Center planned Friday, April 24

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
The annual Bags, Baubles and Bears fundraising supper and auction for the Jan Manolis Family Safe Center will be held Friday at the Crossroads.
Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with the supper and live and silent auctions to begin at 6 p.m.
Corcoran Auction Services will provide auctineering for the event.
Jan Manolis, director of the JMFSC, said this
...more

Benefit auction Saturday for Jill Wurzer

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
A benefit auction for Huron resident Jill Wurzer's fight against stomach cancer will take place at the Huron Elks from 6 to 9 p.m., April 25. A silent auction will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. and a live auction will be from 8 to 9 p.m. A pork loin supper will also be served at 6 p.m.
...more

Alliance Brass Quintet to perform for HCA Tuesday

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
The Alliance Brass Quintet will grace the stage at Huron High School on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. This exciting young brass quintet is the fourth and final concert of the Huron Area Concert Association.
Hailing from Chicago, the Alliance Brass is comprised of some of the country's finest young talent. Members of the ensemble, including Chris O'Hara, Trumpet, Mary Galime,
...more

Aglow International Retreat planned in Aberdeen April 25

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
South Dakota East River Area Aglow International Retreat will be held Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, at Aberdeen Alliance Church, 1106 S. Roosevelt in Aberdeen.
The theme is "Transformed in His Presence and Power."
Main speaker will be Autumn Mann from James River Church of Huron. Mann leads a statewide prayer movement called "Awaken South Dakota." She
...more

Redfield student council stays busy

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
Redfield Elementary Student Council is comprised of fifth- and sixth grade students that are elected by their classmates.
Throughout the year we engage in numerous community and school service projects such as delivering art projects to our veterans and senior citizens at Valentine's Day and Veteran's Day, and provide daycare during PTSA meetings.
These students are also in charge
...more

Seventh annual Huron Turkey Races set: ‘Got Game’ is theme for turkey races on May 15

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
The Huron Chamber & Visitors Bureau and Dakota Provisions are pleased to announce the seventh annual Huron Turkey Races.
The theme for this year is ‘Got Game?' Sports enthusiasts and their turkeys will be "taking their marks" on Third Street East between Dakota and Kansas Avenues.
Be sure to find your place on the track or in the stands on
...more

Caring Careers Expo in Huron

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
Area adults (those 18 years and older) will have an opportunity to explore a variety of health career options during the Caring Careers Expo on Wednesday, April 22,  at the Huron Community Campus from 5:30 to 8 p.m. 
The Expo is an evening of learning experiences conducted in conjunction with the Huron Community Campus, North East Area Health Education Center
...more

HTCS to present dinner theater tonight

Posted: Monday, Apr 20th, 2015
Holy Trinity Catholic School will present the melodrama "A Penny Saved," tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the school. Tickets are available at the church and school, and will also be available at the door.  On stage practicing are Mike Moore, Annette Hanson, Juliana Smith, Ranae Puterbaugh and Ann Blondheim.
PHOTO CONTRIBUTED
...more

Broadland Buddies 4-H donation

Posted: Saturday, Apr 18th, 2015
Broadland Buddies 4-H Club collected and donated supplies and items for the Jan Manolis Family Safe Center at its April meeting. Front row, from left, are 4-H members Miles Hofer, Blake Peskey, Holden Hegg, Peyton Bischoff and Cooper Cole; and in back, Dylan Stahly, Jack Mitchell, Raymond Cole and Brant Slepikas.
photo CONTRIBUTED
...more

Say ‘Cheese’

Posted: Saturday, Apr 18th, 2015
Through a program started by the Community Life Department at Violet Tschetter Memorial Home, they are able to connect with facilities in other states. VTMH is enjoying Wisconsin cheese shipped to them by Baldwin Care Center in Baldwin, Wis. In the photo, volunteer Mary Kasperson serves cheese to Eva Fisher and Helen Estes. Sparkling apple cider was also served.
PHOTO
...more

HHS to present ‘Pride & Prejudice’: Romantic comedy to be presented Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. at HHS

Posted: Friday, Apr 17th, 2015
Huron High School will be presenting its spring play, "Pride & Prejudice" by Jane Austen at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at HHS Auditorium.
This romantic comedy, adapted by Jon Jory, was produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc.
The show is under the direction of Haley Haagenson.
Cast members include:
• Mr. Bennet -- Ben Halbkat
• Mrs. Bennet
...more

First grade Pizza with the Principal

Posted: Friday, Apr 17th, 2015
First grade students chosen to eat pizza with the principal for the month of March include, back row, from left, Mrs. Heinz (principal), Treyvon Lobster, Landon Hulst, Parker Graff, Marceliano Cuyuch-Chan, Masyn Peskey, Jocelyn Watson, Elijah Throop and Ray Shawn Wipf; and in front, Alyse Davis, Hsa Hser Wah, Jose Garcia, Cole Wilson, Ruth Guide, Megan Rock, Lah Gay Soe,
...more

National American Legion Commander to visit: Commander Mike Helm will visit area Legion Posts, make stop in Huron April 20 at 5 p.m.

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
National American Legion Commander Mike Helm from the Department of Nebraska will visit South Dakota April 19-22.
The National Commander plans on touring American Legion Posts in South Dakota during his visit. He will be in Sioux Falls April 19 to speak at the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center at 10 a.m., and at the District 7 Spring Convention at
...more

Hitchcock UMC plans spaghetti supper: Supper and auctions planned Saturday at Hitchcock School

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
For more than half a century the Hitchcock United Methodist Church has been sending their youth on a United Nations Mission Trip sponsored by the United Methodist Church Conference.
On June 17, approximately 20 high school youth and four chaperones from the Hitchcock area will be departing to the East Coast to create memories of a lifetime.
To help
...more

Becoming a member of Troop 222

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
Troop No. 222 would like to announce the addition of five new Scouts for 2015. Dra Fonder joined the troop as a new Scout. Johnathon Hunt transferred to Troop No. 222 from his former troop in Oregon. Second year Webelos from Cub Scout Pack 55 recently bridged over to Troop No. 222. 
Pictured in the back row, from left, are Eric Harms,
...more

Applications for Smarter Lunchroom sub-grants due May 1

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 15th, 2015
The South Dakota Department of Education, Child and Adult Nutrition Services (SD DOE CANS) in collaboration with SDSU Extension are pleased to announce the Smarter Lunchrooms sub-grant opportunity. 
"The Smarter Lunchrooms Movement and techniques are based on the principles of utilizing environment cues to influence healthy eating behaviors," said Megan Olesen, SDSU Extension Nutrition Field Specialist. "Budgets are tight and
...more

New chaplain serves HRMC Hospice program

Posted: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
Pastor Marc Anderson is now serving as the chaplain for the HRMC Community Hospice program, according to Elizabeth Watson, RN, director of home health and hospice for Huron Regional Medical Center (HRMC).
"I am pleased to have Pastor Anderson in this role," Watson said. "He brings first-hand experience with hospice services and a spirit of caring to our patients
...more

Walk for National Crime Victims’ Rights Week: WALK 2015! planned April 19 at Ravine Lake

Modified: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
Everyone is invited to join in WALK 2015! planned from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, April 19, at Ravine Lake to raise awareness of National Crime Victims' Rights Week
T-shirts will be given to the first 100 walkers and free magnets will be given away. Hot dogs, chips and beverage will be served.
Sara Newman, victim/witness coordinator with the Beadle
...more

Spring into Life with Community Spring Cleaning Day — May 2

Posted: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
Do you take pride in having your home and community clean and beautiful? If so, the folks at First United Methodist Church invite you to join in a "Spring Into Life" all community Spring Cleaning Day on Saturday, May 2.
First and foremost, they will need people in the community to contact the church if you have yards to
...more

National Library Week planned April 12-18: Huron Public Library plans activities to celebrate

Posted: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
This week, the Huron Public Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to highlight the changing role of libraries, librarians and library workers.
Libraries today are more than warehouses for books. Instead, libraries and librarians are change agents within their communities -- transforming lives through innovative educational resources and forward-thinking programming.
...more

Huron Safety City registration opens Monday: Huron Safety City classes will be held June 8-12 at National Guard Armory on State Fairgrounds

Posted: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
Huron Safety City, which is sponsored by American Legion Post No. 7, will begin accepting application forms on Monday.
Forms can be picked up at Huron Campus Center and returned, with a $15 registration fee, to Crystal Whitney, 1254 Wisconsin Ave. S.W.
Safety City is for children ages 4 and 5 (must be 4 by June 1). Safety City will
...more

Spaghetti for Kindernook

Posted: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
The 10th annual spaghetti dinner in support of Kindernook Preschool will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Grace Episcopal Church. For tickets, or for more information on this non-parochial preschool, please contact Cheri Bjorke or Karen Wehde at 353-1819.
...more

A visit with the Easter Bunny!

Posted: Monday, Apr 13th, 2015
Kathleen and Wayne Wilson pose with their children, Leo and Georgia, for a photo with the Easter Bunny, who was on hand Saturday at Center Plaza.
PLAINSMAN PHOTO
...more









Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment





 

Copyright 2015 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal