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Wed
11
Mar
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Fuel discussion

The board accepted a one-month price quote of $2.22 per gallon for diesel fuel from the low bidder, Locken Oil at Isabel. Slater Oil of Mobridge bid $2.249. For a 12 month contract, Locken quoted $2.59 per gallon and Slater quoted $2.49 
 
 
Thu
05
Mar
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New deputy sworn in

Jordan Anderson took the oath of office on Monday, becoming Deputy Dewey County Sheriff. He joins Sheriff Les Mayer and Deputies Bill Bieber and Ashley Arpan. Anderson moved to Timber Lake from Selby, where he had been a sergeant at the Walworth County Jail since July, 2014. Prior to that, he worked as a campus safety officer at the University of Sioux Falls. He has training in taser, suicide prevention, defensive tactics, and other phases of police work. Sheriff Mayer has said he intends to send Anderson to the Law Enforcement Training Academy course in the fall of 2015.

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Thu
05
Mar
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Change of leadership

Pat Kjellsen (LEFT) who has been helping coordinate the local blood drive for many years, is handing off to Jerimiah Garon. The two are working together to promote the next community blood drive, set for Thursday, March 19. For details on how to become a donor.

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Thu
05
Mar
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Turcotte seated on city council

Lilian Turcotte was appointed to the Ward 2, Seat 1 position on the Timber Lake City Council at the March meeting Monday night and took the oath of office. She had filed a petition for the seat last week and would have taken office in May but since the position was vacant, she was appointed now and will begin her two-year term in May. The deadline for filing petitions was February 27. The only other petition filed was from incumbent Mike LaCompte for Ward 3 Seat 1.

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Wed
25
Feb
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Julie Landis is new librarian

Julie Landis of Trail City is settling into her new job as librarian at the Dewey County Library in Timber Lake. She replaces Bonnie Bieber, who has moved to Sturgis.

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Wed
25
Feb
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School board accepts resignations, considers 2015-16 school calendar

The Timber Lake School Board accepted resignations from Elementary Principal Terry Stulken and custodian Lori Daugaard at the February 17 board meeting.

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Wed
25
Feb
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Your property tax dollars

Dewey County taxpayers recently received notices for property taxes due in 2015. Three cities, two school districts and the county all get a share of the property tax revenue, which is collected by the County Treasurer and disbursed to each entity each month.

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Wed
25
Feb
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Students quiz Chairman Frazier on tribal issues

Harold Frazier, Chairman of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, took questions from Timber Lake High School seniors for about 45 minutes when the government class met with him on February 17. “They asked good questions,” the chairman said afterwards.

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Wed
18
Feb
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Kids and dinosaurs

The Timber Lake Head Start class visited the dinosaurs at the Timber Lake and Area Museum on  February 11. FRONT (L-R): Braxton Farlee, Dayson Schumacher, Jalee Booth, Ronni Low Dog, Michael  Bollinger, Garrett Nilson; BACK (L-R): Judy Hall  (teacher), Sequoia Taken Alive, Tristan Swift, Colleen  Meier (teacher aide), and Kroix Larson.

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Wed
18
Feb
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Mardi Gras fundraiser grosses $8690 for Holy Cross Parish Center project

 
Volunteers Donna Seiler and Katie Smith cut slices of Kings Cake for the dinner at the Mardi Gras

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