Coming events
PARKSTON
Weekly
Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon will meet Friday at 8 p.m. at the Avera St. Benedict Health Center Meeting Room. For more information, call 928-3182.

TRIPP
Monday, August 3
The City of Tripp will meet in City Hall at 7:30 p.m.

AREA
Weekly
Alcoholics Anonymous will meet Sunday at 7 p.m. at the Ethan Methodist Church basement. For more information, contact Jean at 928-7266 or Joe at 227-4303.

Tuesday, August 4
The Hutchinson County Commissioners will meet in the Courthouse at Olivet at 9 p.m.

August Meals on Wheels drivers
Meals-on-wheels drivers for August are:
Monday: Alida Haag
Tuesday, Aug. 4, 11, 15: Merlyn Tiede
Tuesday, Aug. 18: First Dakota Bank and Ed Ehler
Wednesday: Norman and Leona Meyer
Thursday: First Dakota National Bank and Bev Scheetz
Friday: Jen Murtha and Linda Schoenfish
Saturday: Roberta Polreis


Rollover accident has Bormann believing Parkston is full of angels

You might not think that having a serious accident would be a lucky thing, but Parkston’s Doug Bormann insists that he is a very lucky man.

NorthWestern Energy announces agreement to purchase wind project
NorthWestern Corporation, known locally as NorthWestern Energy, has entered into an agreement to purchase the recently constructed 80-megawatt Beethoven wind qualifying facility (QF) project located near Tripp.

Three reasons homeowners should leave tree work to the professionals
For the do-it-yourself homeowner, outsourcing tree work may seem like an unnecessary expense.

Dairy Month winners announced
The Kaylor 4-H Club sponsored a ‘June is Dairy Month’ promotion at Dimock Dairy.

Kaylor 4-H Club to host luminaria display
The Kaylor 4-H Club will be having a luminaria display in honor of cancer survivors and cancer victims at Hutchinson County Achievement Days, July 29 to Aug. 1.

Student receives Dakota Corps scholarship
A local graduate was one of 40 new South Dakota high school graduates who have been awarded Dakota Corps scholarships to pursue careers in critical-need occupations within the state.



State horse show winners

The Hutchinson County Junior Horse Judging Team placed first, and the Senior Team placed third at the South Dakota State 4-H Horse Show held in Huron July 21 to 23.

Anderson promoted at First Dakota
Nate Franzen, President, Agri-Business Division, First Dakota National Bank, has announced the promotion of Dusty Anderson to Senior Vice President, Yankton Agri-Business Manager.

Canning tomato-vegetable mixtures
Tomatoes are unique when it comes to home canning recipes. Some tomato recipes recommend using a boiling water bath canner, some recipes recommend a pressure canner and some recipes offer both options.

Voices
Protecting against West Nile virus

It used to be mosquitoes weren’t much cause for concern.

Bullheads
Bullheads, from my experience as a mud-bottomed, yellow-bellied nimrod, resemble house cats.

Meade County mosquito pool first West Nile detection of season
South Dakota’s first West Nile virus detection of the season is a Meade County mosquito pool, a state health official said today.

Tripp Star-Ledger
NorthWestern Energy announces agreement to purchase wind project

|NorthWestern Corporation, known locally as NorthWestern Energy, has entered into an agreement to purchase the recently constructed 80-megawatt Beethoven wind qualifying facility (QF) project located near Tripp.


Avera St. Benedict Health Center receives rural health award from Andean Riders

As part of their 1,400 mile, 23 day ride to raise awareness of the need for rural health care in Latin America and in the United States, the Andean Riders chose two communities in Montana and two communities in South Dakota along their route to receive awards for their work in rural health care.

Hitting the road with the Pink Ladies
The roar of motorcycles filled Parkston, July 11, as the Parkston Pink Ladies Dart League sponsored their first charity poker run.




























 
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