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Finalists for 2022 Dakotafest Woman Farmer/Rancher of the Year Award announced

The 5 finalists for the Dakotafest Woman Farmer/Rancher of the Year Award have been selected. The finalists are VeaBea Thomas of Herrold, Ginger Post of Volga, Bonnie Krogman of Wood, Donna Thompson of Estelline and Evelyn Powell of Chamberlain. Award judges selected the top five women, from all the applications...
VOLGA, SD
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A trail plan for Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Silver Lake

DE SMET. S.D. (KELO)– Visitors in De Smet may soon be able to explore more of the city’s landmarks. De Smet is most famous for its pioneer history as told by Laura Ingalls Wilder. While visitors are able to visit and walk around many of the history landmarks they’ve read about, there’s one that is currently inaccessible, Silver Lake.
DE SMET, SD
Madison Daily Leader

Fourth of July plans for area towns

Many area towns, including Madison and Ramona, are preparing to celebrate Independence Day this weekend. On the north shore of Lake Herman, Madison will have the chance to see fireworks be rocketed into the sky. This fireworks show will be held on July 4 at 10 p.m. Sponsors include the...
MADISON, SD
Plainsman

Voters approve $9 million for new school in De Smet

DE SMET — Voters in De Smet approved a $9 million bond on June 21 for a new Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary building project. Out of a possible 1,297 registered voters, 378 yes votes were cast with 125 no votes. 38.7% of voters turned out for the election. De...
DE SMET, SD
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Madison Daily Leader

Area towns plan for 4th

Area towns, including Madison and Ramona, are preparing to celebrate Independence Day this weekend. On the north shore of Lake Herman, Madison area residents will have the chance to see fireworks be rocketed into the sky. This fireworks show will be held on July 4 at 10 p.m. Sponsors include...
MADISON, SD
kingsburyjournal.com

Get a closer look at the Hwy 14 Trail Project

Efforts to develop a trail along Highway 14 will take another step this week. An informational gathering will be held along Highway 14 at the Game Fish and Parks kiosk outside De Smet on the southeast side of town on Fri., June 24 from 5:30-7:30. Representatives from the National Park...
DE SMET, SD
kingsburyjournal.com

Might be a ‘little town’ but there’s a lot going on

On Tues., June 14, the De Smet Development Corporation sponsored De Smet’s semi-annual community meeting at 7 a.m. at the Oxbow Restaurant. The room was full of government officials, business owners, community leaders and residents, all gathered to hear about De Smet happenings. CARDIAC READINESS COMMUNITY DAY. Mayor Gary...
DE SMET, SD
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1947: Rental demand is high here in De Smet

The sun reflects brightly off the new copper dome on the roof of the Kingsbury County Courthouse, and the off-white roof is back to its original color. Repair and restoration work on the roof and third floor windows is nearly complete at just under the $225,000 budgeted by the county for the project.
DE SMET, SD
kelo.com

Volga man dies in hospital after head-on crash

BROOKINGS, S.D. (KELO.com) — A Volga man has died of injuries sustained in a head-on crash north of Bruce, South Dakota last week. The Brookings County Sheriff’s Department says the crash involving a pickup and a sport utility vehicle happened June 14th at the intersection of 468th Avenue and 199th Street.
VOLGA, SD
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Gutzmer is Legionnaire of the Year

Delegates from more than 240 American Legion Posts from all across our great state gathered in Watertown, June 16-19, to participate in the 103rd Annual Convention of The American Legion Department of South Dakota. Over those four days, delegates received reports on the status of the many South Dakota American...
WATERTOWN, SD
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