Salem Chamber Burger Battle to begin Monday!

Salem Chamber Burger Battle to begin Monday!

LOCAL EATING ESTABLISHMENTS PREPARE FOR BURGER BATTLE Six Salem eating establishments will be participating in the Salem Chamber Burger Battle beginning on Monday, April 15. The Brewery, The Den Drive-up, The End Zone Bar & Grill, The Homestead, The Quick Stop, and The Total Stop have all created a unique burger for “the battle.” Pictured here,...

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Letter to the editor

On February 20, 2024 I became unresponsive for an unknown amount of time. Because I didn’t answer...

Obituaries

Brian Hofer

Age 69 Alcester, SD April 2, 2024 Brian Jude Hofer was born September 30, 1954 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota to Ottwin and Mildred (Kappenman) Hofer. He died April 2, 2024 in Sioux Falls at the age of 69 years. Brian was raised in Bridgewater, SD where he attended...

Gregor Streff

Age 85 Salem, SD April 2, 2024 Gregor Streff, 85, of Salem, SD, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at his home under hospice care. A memorial mass was held on Monday, April 8 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Salem. Gregor Streff was born August 25, 1938 to Henry and...

James Zimmer

Age 82 Montrose, SD April 1, 2024 James Zimmer, 82, of Montrose, SD, passed away Monday, April 1, 2024 at his home under hospice care. A memorial mass was held on Friday, April 5 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Montrose. James Zimmer was born April 24, 1941 to Leo...

Karlyn Painter

Age 84 Montrose, SD March 25, 2024 Karlyn Painter, 84, of Montrose, SD, passed away surrounded by her loved ones on Monday, March 25, 2024 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. A memorial service was held on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at St. John Lutheran Church...

Ronald Moe

Age 88 Salem, SD March 19, 2024 With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of our dad, Ronald Dennis Moe. He passed away of natural causes on March 19, 2024 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. Ronald was born on a farm north of Carthage, SD in Kingsbury County...

Harley Zens

Age 72 Canova, SD March 23, 2024 Harley Edward Zens, 73, of Canova, SD, passed away peacefully on March 23, 2024 surrounded by his family. Funeral mass was on Wednesday, March 27, 2024 at Church of the Epiphany in Epiphany, SD. Harley Zens was born on January 13, 1951...

Myron Grosz

Age 71 Mitchell, SD March 8, 2024 Myron Grosz, 71, of Mitchell, SD, passed away Friday, March 8, 2024, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, March 13, at Bittner Funeral Chapel. Burial was at West Lawn Cemetery in...

Dr. Susan Anderson

Age 53 Canistota, SD March 13, 2024 Dr. Susan Anderson passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2024, after a three-year battle with lymphoma. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, March 22, at Canistota School in the old gym. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m....

Sports

Canistota Boys and Girls Track

Members of this season’s Canistota boys and girls track teams are: (back, l-r) Josh DeClark, Brady Scott, Ty Doblar, Tage Ortman, Malachi Weber, Adam Kleinsasser, Kaleb Hjermstad, Camrin Bootsma-Gibson, Levi Schroeder, Dayne Krinke; (front) Lucianna Posso, Natalie...

McCook Central/Montrose Girls Track Team

Members of the 2024 McCook Central/Montrose girls track team are: (back, l-r) Olivia Rowley, Renee Uberty, Mandi Schock, Ella Weber, Zoey Johnston; (front) Jenna Schnee, Kaydence Svenson, Lexi Pulse, Karlie Stiefvater, and Aubrynn Erickson. Not pictured: McKenna...

Meet the Canistota Golf Team

Members of this year’s Canistota golf team include: (back, l-r) Caleb Hoffman, Jesse Marquardt, Levi Lynde, Brody Roshone, Austin Weber, Sam Cihak; (front) Ellie Becker, Katelyn Engbarth, Emma Carter, Zia Pearson, and Mary Horschelmann.

Hanson Dawgs blow past Garretson in season opener

Owen Reitzel | Editor GARRETSON - The Hanson Dawgs opened their 2024 season with a 13-1 road win over Garretson.It didn’t take long for the Dawgs to flex their muscles as they exploded for seven runs in the first inning. They built on that with a run in the second,...

Hanson softball begins season with big win

HANSON’S KAYSER ON THE MOUND Hanson’s Olivia Kayser leads the Beaverettes on the mound with a no-hitter against Chamberlain. (Photo/Owen Reitzel) Owen Reitzel | Editor The Hanson Beaverette softball team began its second season of existence with a dominating 16-0 win...

Hanson High School Softball

Members of this year’s Hanson softball team are: (back, l-r) Jayden Hofer, Haleigh Haiar, Tavaya Haag, Olivia Kayser, Marah Doyle, Jacey Schoenrock, Ava Doyle, Paige Endorf, Delaney Jarding; (front) Aleigha Buum, Jozlynn Tegethoff, Dakota Jarding, Hannah Kampshoff,...

Canistota athletes field a nice sized track and field squad

Troy Schwans | Managing Editor Spring sports can sometimes be tough for the state’s small schools to find enough athletes to field a competitive team as golf, baseball, softball, and other activities can also capture athlete’s attention. However, the Hawks look to...