Britton Mayor Clyde Fredrickson congratulated Britton native and former governor Frank Farrar at the unveiling of a historical marker located at the Britton Swimming Pool to commemorate Farrar’s service to the state.

Judge Darah Melroe was listening to 4-H member Emmett Symens tell all about his Hobbies and Collections Lego Project during the first day of Marshall County’s Achievement Days on Tuesday. In the background 4-H’er Jayden Bender is telling judge Julie Hassebroek about her Beef Builders Display. (Karen Mikkelson Photos)

Competing in the National High School Clay Target Championships in Mason, MI, this week from the Britton-Hecla/Langford squad from left to right are Hunter Neiber, Dane Feldhaus, Tynan Bennett, Chad Lang, and Carter Effling.

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Britton Mayor Clyde Fredrickson congratulated Britton native and former governor Frank Farrar at the unveiling of a historical marker located at the Britton Swimming Pool to commemorate Farrar’s service to the state.

The City of Britton unveiled a historical marker honoring Britton native and former South Dakota governor Frank Farrar on the 50th anniversary of his election during Harvest Days activities on Satu

One of the larger crowds in recent memory took advantage of nearly ideal weather to help celebrate the 20th edition of Britton’s annual Harvest Days on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Britton’s Harvest Days will mark its 20th anniversary this weekend with three days of activities.

Obituaries

Mike Stahl, of Sunset Colony, died peacefully at home on the 31st of July at the age of 76.

Laurel Storbakken, age 88, formerly of Veblen, SD, passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018, at Edgewood Senior Living Vista in Watertown. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m.

Larry “Doc” Nelson passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018, at Four Seasons Healthcare Center in Forman at the age of 75.

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