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$5 million granted to local volunteer fire departments

PIERRE — Governor Kristi Noem signed HB1127 during the 2023 Legislative Session, approving a new grant program to support local volunteer fire departments purchase $5.0 million of personal …

Movin' concrete

Dakota Avenue reconstruction project expands

County approves construction of future hunting lodge

Notes from July 9 Beadle County Commission meeting

Police Log 7-13-24

Huron area police log published July 13, 2024

Police Log 7-12-24

Huron area police log published July 12, 2024

Police Log 7-10-24

Huron area court report published on July 10, 2024

Community
Edward Lynch, great-grandfather of Jim Lynch of Iroquois, plows his acreage near Iroquois in the late 1880s. The Lynch family still owns the original homestead site. Jim Lynch was named Grand Marshall for the Iroquois Sports Day parade on Saturday, July 20.

Jim Lynch to be Iroquois Sports Day Grand Marshall

This year’s Sports Day Parade Grand Marshall, Jim Lynch, has deep roots in the Iroquois community. Jim’s family established their farm and home near Iroquois 135 years ago. The parade …

Museum donation . . .

Ron Wheeler visited the Centennial Stone Church Center recently and presented Executive Director Louise Van Poll with a check from the Wheeler Family Fund, a permanently endowed fund within the South …

Wonnenberg joins HRMC Physicians Clinic team

New PA joins Physicians Clinic

Heartland restaurants to be featured on national program

Two area restaurants to be featured on television
Sports

Johnson records win at Super Stock Special in Miller

Matt Johnson of Aberdeen (17J) and Nathan Grehl of Hitchcock (2) battle for position during their WISSOTA super stock heat race on Saturday at Miller Central Speedway.
MILLER — Matt Johnson of Aberdeen emerged with his first feature win of the season during the Super Stock Special on Saturday at Miller Central Speedway. Johnson started on the pole in the …
Second baseman Jackson Mattke makes the transfer to attempt a double play Tuesday against Aberdeen Smittys at Memorial Ballpark.
Post 7 splits pair of games against Smittys
Huron hosts Aberdeen for doubleheader Tuesday
Brantley Block of the Carr Chiropractic Phillies eyes an incoming pitch during the Major League championship game on Tuesday at the Roger Kasa Little League Complex.
Playing for a title
Huron Little League Major League championship played Tuesday night
Hayes Eichstadt with Beadle County 4-H
State 4-H Horse Show
State 4-H horse show held at DEX
Opinion

A bit of this and a dash of that

In this week's From the Mound, the writer touches on a trio of topics

You know, I’m just not seeing it

In this Through Rose Colored Glasses, the writer examines a few topics that are hard to explain

Letter - Dean 7-10-24

Writer warns about AI scam

Letter - Letellier 7-10-24

Writer agrees with Peltier decision
Recipes

Heartland Cuisine - 5K Colorful Fun Run

Fundraiser planned Saturday at Ravine Lake

Schools

Iroquois students recognized at HOSA International Leadership Conference

Iroquois students travel to Houston for HOSA conference

VCSU Dean's List

Area student recognized on VCSU Dean's List

DWU confers degrees

MITCHELL — Dakota Wesleyan University recently conferred 222 degrees to students graduating – six associate degrees, 160 bachelor’s degrees and 56 master’s degrees. Among …

Introducing Dr. Sam Carr

Sam becomes 14th Doctor of Chiropractic in the family
Obituaries
David Thompson
HURON — David Thompson, age 77, of Huron, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2024, at the Huron Regional Medical in Huron. His visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at the Kuhler …
Katherine “Kay” Meyers
MITCHELL — Katherine “Kay” Meyers, 93, formerly of Huron and Mitchell, died February 13, 2022, from complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease.   Katherine Skezas was …
Patrick Patrow
REDFIELD — Patrick Patrow, age 76, of Redfield and formerly of Huron, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2024, at Avantara-Redfield. His funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 15, at the …
Neil A. Poulisse
HURON — Neil A. Poulisse, age 68, of Huron, passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2024 at his home surrounded by family under hospice care after a courageous seven year battle with prostate cancer. …
Kevin Helvik
HURON — Kevin Helvik, a devoted family man and skilled plumber, passed away on July 3, 2024, at the age of 65 at Elmore Assisted Living and Memory Care in Elmore, Minn., after a three and a …
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The 5 most popular international summer travel destinations in 2024
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Netflix cancels cheapest plan as subscribers have to choose
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(BPT) - As a sleep medicine specialist, Dr. Christopher J. Allen knows well the importance of sleep health, which is not only defined by the number of hours the individual sleeps, but also the …
Hurricane Beryl’s rapid intensification to Category 5 is alarming: Here’s why more tropical storms are exploding in strength
Hurricane Beryl hit the island of Carriacou, Grenada, on July 1, 2024, with 150 mph sustained winds. NOAA Hurricane Beryl was the latest Atlantic storm to rapidly intensify, growing quickly from …