Timber Lake is having a residential Christmas lighting contest this year, with prize money of $500, $250, and $125 for first, second and third places. The contest is part of the Christmas Extravaganza sponsored by Timber Lake & Area Development and the Timber Lake Middle School and High School…
The community of Timber Lake and the surrounding area is mourning the loss of a recent Timber Lake High School graduate who died unexpectedly last week while attending college in New Hampshire. Beau Thomas DuBray, 18, was a member of the graduating class of 2020 and was attending Dartmouth College…
Do you enjoy having people visit your farm/ranch? Do you like to share agriculture’s stories with the public? If your answer to these questions is “yes,” you may want to learn more about AgritourismSD, a new program from South Dakota State University Extension which aims to help local farm/ranch…
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman Harold Frazier’s executive order locking down the community of Eagle Butte for 10 days went into effect shortly after midnight on Monday, Nov. 23 and will remain in place until Wednesday, Dec. 3. Frazier issued the order last week in an effort to stem the spread…
A three-pound baby entered the world in recent days. This precious child was born after his Mom spent seven weeks in the hospital on bed rest. At home, Dad and two siblings were working, going to school, and worrying. Surrounding the family were two sets of grandparents who ensured that the pieces…
For months now, we all lived in fear that one way or another, we’d somehow get exposed to this new virus. I’ve lost several friends to this scourge…strong people who fought with all they had, but who ultimately lost the battle. But for those who survive, be it through an epic struggle in a…
One day a teacher asked her students to list the names of the other students in the room on two sheets of paper, leaving a space between each name. Then she told them to think of the nicest thing they could say about each of their classmates and write it down. It took the remainder of the class…
My coffee pot broke. My first instinct was to get on Amazon and see how long a new one would take to get here because I sure as heck was not traveling anywhere anytime soon and as if anywhere in TL sells them...then I thought of Bart’s. Of course he had one! And walking down that aisle I noticed…
What started with some ideas from the Timber Lake High School and Middle School Student Councils has grown into a plan for a Timber Lake Community Christmas Extravaganza on Friday afternoon and evening, December 4. The students and their advisors, Colette Schaffer and Jae White, are partnering…
The Corson, Dewey, Meade, Perkins & Ziebach County FSA offices would like to keep you informed of the following items important to USDA programs. If you have questions contact the Corson County office at 605-273-4506 ext 2, Dewey County office at 865-3522 ext 2, Perkins at 244-5222 ext 2 or…
On November 20, South Dakota reported the first influenza death of the 2020-2021 season. The death was reported in Potter County, and the individual was in the 80 to 89-year age group. “Our sympathy is with the family. Their loss serves as a reminder to us all that influenza can be a very serious…
The community of Timber Lake and the surrounding area is mourning the loss of a recent Timber Lake…
Do you enjoy having people visit your farm/ranch? Do you like to share agriculture’s stories with…
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman Harold Frazier’s executive order locking down the community of…
Timber Lake is having a residential Christmas lighting contest this year, with prize money of $500, $250, and $125 for first, second and third places. The contest is part of the Christmas Extravaganza sponsored by Timber Lake & Area Development and the Timber Lake Middle School and High School Student Councils. For details on the December 4 event, see page 20.
Just in time for winter, the South Dakota Dept. of Transportation (SDDOT) has installed a traffic and road conditions camera along Highway 20 just east of…
A fire caused extensive damage to a home in Isabel last Friday afternoon, Nov. 20, but was brought under control by local volunteer firefighters before the…
Dewey County Sheriff Dan Assman November 16 Non-injury accident, handled by officer/deputy, Hwy 20, Isabel Traffic stop, warning issued, Hwy 20/MM 168…
Timber Lake’s Hank Kraft and four members of the Lemmon-McIntosh Cowboys are among players to receive All-State honors for their play during the 2020 football…
Five members of the Timber Lake Lady Panther volleyball team have been chosen to receive All Little Moreau Conference recognition. The all-conference…
The #1 Northwestern Wildcats made good on their top billing in the high school volleyball SoDak 16 round last Tuesday, Nov. 10, sweeping #16 Timber Lake out of…
A crew of volunteers installed black chain link fence around the perimeter of the Timber Lake City Park and new playground last weekend. AT RIGHT: Levi Long…
Monday, Nov. 30: Breakfast— Breakfast bagel, beef stick, fruit, juice, and milk; Lunch— Pizza, corn, fruit, and milk Tuesday, Dec. 1: Breakfast— Breakfast…
Ethan Johnston has been chosen as the 2020 Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Good Citizen at Timber Lake High School. The high school staff chose…
Paulette Rose High Elk, 64, of Thunder Butte passed away November 13, 2020 at the Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. A private family service was held on…
Alice Meginness, 91, of Isabel, passed away Sunday, November 22, 2020 at Hospice of the Hills in Rapid City. Arrangements are pending with Kesling Funeral Home…
Reno Mutchler, 78, of Bullhead passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City. Arrangements are pending with Kesling…