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Rosenbauer kick starts apprenticeship program

Left to Right: State Director John Bolger, Bill Palmer, Lt. Gov. Larry Rhoden, Ryan Doorn, Secretary Marcia Hultman, Mason Sullivan Sara Stadem | Editor Rosenbauer South Dakota (RSD), LLC in Lyons is entering their 2023 year by embarking on a new journey as they work...

What changes do the snow days bring?

The Dell Rapids School District families and staff can plan for two built-in snow days for the 2022-2023 school year which include March 16 and April 10. (Photo/Sara Stadem) Sara Stadem | Editor After several school years of being lucky with our snow fall and number...

Ordinance adopted to establish water surcharge

Sara Stadem | Editor The Dell Rapids City Council recently reviewed Ordinance No. 919 Establishing a Surcharge of $6.15 for the $2,136,000 Drinking Water DANR Loan. The City of Dell Rapids is looking to start the 3rd Street Project in the spring of 2023 and the City...

City Council election set

Sara Stadem | Editor The Dell Rapids City Council confirmed during a recent meeting there will be vacant offices due to the expiration of the present term or due to the resignation of office of the elective officer. Although 2023 is not a scheduled election year, the...

Educating students on healthy lifestyles

Chase Jones | Staff Intern National Healthy Weight Week takes place during the third week of every January. This is a week that is dedicated to understanding the importance of maintaining a healthy weight and lifestyle. Along with this, the week aims to reinforce...

Celebrating Catholic School Week

St Mary Catholic School will be celebrating Catholic Schools Week from January 29 through February 3 with different dress up days and activities. (Photo/Ella Griffin) Ella Griffin | Staff Intern National Catholic Schools Week is observed each year from the last Sunday...

Roger Myron Simon

76Tolstoy, SDJanuary 11, 2023Roger Myron Simon, the second child of Sylvester and June (Norris) Simon, was born in rural Lebanon on July 6, 1944. Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, January 20, 2023 and the Wake Service was held on Thursday, January 19, 2023,...

Mentoring youth and building relationships

Chase Jones | Staff Intern Since the year 2002, January has been recognized as National Mentoring Month. This is a campaign that was originally founded by a group called MENTOR. MENTOR was created to expand opportunities for young people by building a youth mentoring...

Quarrier boys score another big win

Quarrier Tad Tjaden lays one up to add to the Quarrier score board during their home game against Elkton-Lake Benton. (Photo/Sara Stadem) Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Dell Rapids Quarrier boys earned another big win on the season on Tuesday, January 24. Dell...

Dell Rapids girls fall at home to Elks

Quarrier Claire Wynja drives the baseline looking to score during their home game on Tuesday. Wynja finished the game with 10 points, two rebounds, and two steals. (Photo/Sara Stadem) Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Dell Rapids Quarrier girls took a home loss to the...