Mudcats celebrate title run
The Parkston Mudcats reclaimed the title of Class B Amateur Baseball
champions as they won four straight games at Mitchells
Cadwell Park, Aug. 8 to Aug. 16.
New playground equipment to be installed in East Park
Parkstons East Park is getting a face lift. New playground
equipment has arrived and will be installed at the end of August.
Food Safety Law good for consumers, if
it were funded
Just five years ago, Congress passed a big, widely hailed law
that promised to make Americas food supply safer.
Local men elected Angus delegates to 132nd
David Mogck, Tripp, and Charles Mogck, Olivet, have been elected
as delegates to the 132nd Annual American Angus Association®
Convention of Delegates, Nov. 5, at the Overland Park Convention
Center in Overland Park, Kan.
Country Wranglers 4-H Club to sponsor Skill-a-Thon
The Country Wranglers 4-H Club met July 8 with 21 people answering
the roll call with what is your favorite 4-H project that
you have been working on this summer?
South Dakotas first Poet Laureate captured life in the
Badger Clark turned four years of cowboy life into a career as
one of Americas most successful cowboy poets.
Zebra Mussels discovered in Lewis and Clark
Boaters enjoying South Dakotas Lewis and Clark Lake should
expect to have their boats inspected when coming off the water
in upcoming weeks after several boats moored in the reservoir
were discovered to have zebra mussels attached.
Farm equipment, safety on the road, everyones
Even though fall harvest is a ways off, we still encounter farm
equipment on the road.
Climate outlook predicts cooler, wetter
than average conditions for South Dakota
El Nino will continue to play a significant role in North Americas
climate for the next several months, according to the latest
temperature and precipitation outlooks, released by National
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Hutchinson County Disaster Mitigation Plan
The Hutchinson County Disaster Mitigation Planning team has just
completed updating the Countys disaster mitigation plan.
Farm Bill MPP-dairy sign-up underway
The sign-up period for the 2016 Milk Margin Protection Program
for Dairy producers (MPP-Dairy) is underway and runs from July
1 through Sept. 30 at your local Farm Service Agency office.
Fallen, not forgotten
As we enjoyed the August weather and all of our summer activities,
we also remember the individuals who face the dangers of nature
that hot and dry conditions can create.
This year will mark the 52st year since President John F. Kennedy
flew to Pierre to dedicate Oahe, the worlds largest rolled
Adults need vaccines, too
Every year, thousands of adults in the United States suffer serious
health problems, are hospitalized or even die from diseases that
could have been prevented by vaccination.
RURAL CEMETERIES: Local churches,
organizations provide care, upkeep
Not many people know there are 14 rural cemeteries located in
or around Tripp and Delmont that are cared for by churches and
organizations like the American Legion.