Baltic Middle School Presents Play to School and Community

Baltic Middle School Presents Play to School and Community

Pictured is Hayden Sundermann and Finley Kortemeyer during the Baltic Community performance of their middle school play. Grace Wolff | Staff Intern Lights. Camera. Action! The Baltic Middle School works hard each year to bring a creative play to the school and community. This year, they presented a comedy called, “Breaking News” by Tim Kochenderfer.Sixteen...

Taking in the view for a cause

Dr. DeBoer to sit on school’s roof for PTO fundraiser Sara Stadem | Writer No one will have a better view for the Dell Rapids Elementary PTO fundraiser on Thursday, April 25,...

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Banish the Cartels

Governor Kristi Noem There is an invasion happening at our Southern Border. It is a warzone....

Obituaries

Mary Newcomb

89 Madison, SD March 30, 2024 Mary Newcomb, 89, passed away on March 30, 2024 in the Madison Hospital. She was born to Elmer Leno and Dorothy Wood Selgestad in Madison, South Dakota and lived in the area for most of her life, including more than 30 years at her...

Marcella A. Rave

92 Dell Rapids, SD April 4, 2024 Marcella A. Rave, 92, of Dell Rapids passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2024 at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls. Her Mass of Christian Burial began at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 8, 2024 at St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment was in the St....

Alvin Swenson

75 Cookeville, TN (originally of Crooks, SD) March 15, 2024 Alvin Lee Swenson of Cookeville, TN passed away peacefully at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center on March 15, 2024, at the age of 75. He was born on April 25, 1948, to the late Willie and Venora Swenson...

Terry Bartels

76 Liberty, MO March 11, 2024 Terry Bartels, aka Mike, age 76, of Liberty, MO passed away Monday, March 11, 2024. Terry is survived by his wife Rosie (Schmidt) Bartels; four children, Ellen, David/Christina, Liz and Nick; four grandchildren, Noah, Avery, Nicholas and...

Veryl Hansen

72 Dell Rapids, SD March 8, 2024 Veryl Hansen, age 72, of Dell Rapids, died unexpectedly on Friday, March 8, 2024, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. Memorial services began at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2024, at the Minnehaha Funeral Home in Dell Rapids....

James Leonard Langloss

81 Crooks, SD March 3, 2024 James Leonard Langloss, age 81, of Crooks, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2024, at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls. Funeral services were held on Friday, March 8, 2024, at West Nidaros Lutheran Church, rural Crooks. Interment was in...

Lonnie D. Johnson

51 Madison, SD February 15, 2024 Lonnie D. Johnson, 51, of Madison, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2024 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. Private family services were held. Lonnie was born on December 11, 1972 in Sioux Falls, SD, the son of Lyle and...

Gerald Snoozy

72 Dell Rapids, SD February 7, 2024 Gerald “Old Guy” Snoozy, 72, of Dell Rapids passed away in an automobile accident on Wednesday, February 7, 2024. His funeral service began at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 in the Lutheran Church of Dell Rapids....

Sports

Baltic Softball shutout by Madison

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Baltic Bulldog softball team hosted the Madison Bulldogs on Monday, April 8th. Baltic was not only shut out, but held hitless, in a 17-0 loss in three innings. Madison scored three times in the top of the first inning, and then had...

Dell Rapids Baseball takes two over Groton

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media After having to move from Rickeman Field to Volunteer Field due to ground conditions, Dell Rapids won both games of a double-header over Groton on Monday, April 8. Dell Rapids 5, Groton 4 In the first game of two, Dell Rapids was able to...

Cardinal Golf Team hits the links for first time this season

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinal girls and boys golf team had their first meet of the season on Friday, April 5 at the Mitchell Lakeview Golf Course. The girls team finished eighth with a total of 344. The boys team was 14th with a team...

Baltic Baseball suffers road loss at Dell Rapids

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Baltic high school baseball team is still in search of their first win of the season. Baltic suffered a 12-2 loss in Dell Rapids on Friday, April 5.Dell Rapids scored three runs in the bottom of the first and three more in the second...

2024 Baltic track team ready to be competitive in many events

The Bulldog track team is ready to hit the track after one of their most successful seasons last year sending 21 athletes to the state meet. (Photos/Marissa Whipple) Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Baltic Bulldog track team had one of the most successful years last...

2024 Cardinal track team returns 12 state qualifiers

The Cardinal track team is ready to hit the track this year with 12 returning state qualifiers. The team will be led by their two seniors, Lucas Flemmer and Jaycee Tebay. Standing bottom row (left to right) is Paige Geraets, Reagan Griffin, Madelyn Klein, Maddyn...

Quarrier girls 2024 track team led by six seniors

The Dell Rapids Quarrier girls track team will be led by six seniors which include Sophie Godwin, Kylee Fiddelke, Madison Carpenter, Makaylah O’Meara, Halle Uphoff, and Claire Wynja. Information on the Quarrier boys track team was not received by the time of...

2024 Quarrier softball brings experience to the field

The Dell Rapids Quarrier softball team will hit the dugouts being led by nine seniors which include Claire Wynja, Lexi Ingalls, Jaycee Tebay, Kylie Lebahn, Kylee Fiddelke, Shayla Welbig, Shelby Welbig, Makaylah O’Meara, and Katie Kvigne. (Photo/Submitted) Matt Larson...