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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.

Thursday, January 23
The Hutchinson County Farmers Union will meet at 7 p.m. in Tripp at The Dugout.

Alcoholics Anonymous will meet Sunday at 7 p.m. at the Ethan Methodist Church basement. For more information, contact Jean at 928-7266 or Donna at 605-770-5410.

February Meals on Wheels drivers
Meals-on-wheels drivers for February are:
Monday: George Sandhoff and Dale Bitterman.
Tuesday: Merlyn Tiede.
Wednesday: Mary Tiede.
Thursday, February 6, 20, 27: Marie Waldow and First Dakota National Bank.
Thursday, February 13: Scott and Ed Ehler.
Friday: Mary Alberts and Judy Boddicker.
Saturday: Melody Hohn.


Governor seeks more business for South Dakota

Tourism, cyber security and bioprocessing are among the keys to boosting South Dakota’s economy, according to Governor Kristi Noem.

Chief Justice getting ready to turn in his gavel
During his tenure as chief justice of the South Dakota Supreme Court, David Gilbertson, not only dispensed justice, he also saved lives.

Legislation proposed to help state's tribes
During his State of the Tribes Address, Crow Creek Sioux Tribal Chairman Lester Thompson Jr. noted those times when the state and tribes have worked well together.

Coverage of 2019 legislative session to be provided by Community New Service
Community News Service reporter Dana Hess once again will provide coverage of the South Dakota State Legislature this year.

CDA plans seminarian benefit
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court Sacred Heart 280 held its regular meeting January 2.

STI announces President's List
Local students have been named to the Southeast Technical Institute, Sioux Falls, President's List for the Fall 2019 semester.

LATI President's List announced
Michael Cartney, Lake Area Technical Institute President, has announces the current President's List.

A LOOK INSIDE A CAFO: South Dakota farmers share stories of a life in livestock

The expansion of concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs, in South Dakota is without a doubt one of the most controversial topics in agriculture.

Meet with legislators

A legislature forum was held at Avera St. Benedict Health Center. The forums brought together legislators and health care leaders to discuss the association’s member priorities regarding the upcoming 2020 legislative session.

Bill seeks clearinghouse for missing persons information
The Senate Judiciary Committee gave its approval for a bill, January 16, that would establish a clearinghouse for information about missing persons in South Dakota.

South Dakota reports first flu deaths of season
South Dakota recently reported three flu-related deaths, the first deaths of the 2019 to 2020 season.

Foreign buyers notification needed
The Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act requires all foreign owners of United States agricultural land to report their holdings to the Secretary of Agriculture.

Veterans should register in the burn pit registry

Typically, when we hear the word 'registry', we think of a gift registry for weddings, showers, births, graduations, and anniversaries.


Governor seeks more business for South Dakota

Tourism, cyber security and bioprocessing are among the keys to boosting South Dakota's economy, according to Governor Kristi Noem.

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