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ANGELIA BALDWIN

AUDREY JOHNSON

Former South Dakota Governor and Britton native Frank Farrar addressed well-wishers at his 90th birthday celebration held at the Britton Area Event Center on Saturday. Farrar invited all attendees back for his 100th celebration.

Two Vying For Pierpont Board

Pierpont voters will go to the polls on Tuesday to elect a member of the City Council. Incumbent Audrey Johnson and challenger Angelia Baldwin are running for the three-year position.

Fort Sisseton Manager Ali Tonsfeldt worked to bring a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit called, “The Way We Worked,” to the fort. A grand opening of the exhibit is set for Saturday.

Smithsonian Exhibit Opens At Fort Sisseton

Many Marshall County area residents have never had the opportunity to go to the internationally famous Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C., but now the Smithsonian is coming to Marshall County.

Langford area residents helped fill sandbags when the creek east of town went over its banks on Thursday night. From left to right are Casey Darling, Shari Schock, Dave Carson, and Amanda West. Photo by Lisa Carson)

Flooding Hits Marshall County

The Marshall County Commission held an emergency meeting Monday and filed for a Presidential Disaster Declaration due to spring flooding. Many of the counties in South Dakota have filed paperwork

ZZ-3, a ZZ Top tribute band, will be the featured act at the Britton Area Event Center on Saturday. Advance tickets may be purchased at the Britton Area Event Center or online, and tickets will be available at the door.

The Marshall County Relay For Life has been recognized as the number one fundraising event for the American Cancer Society in the country per capita for communities of 10,000 people or less. Relay For Life committee members in front left to right are Judy Schultz, Mary Dunn, Peggy Pearson, Cleo Symens, Marge Thoelke, and Karen DeVine. Second row Candie Beck, Bev Daberkow, Jill Beaner, Kay Oland, Karen Satrang, Mary Lou Haug, Flo Hart, and Colleen Vold. Back row Gerald Dinger, Mike Dunn, Debbie Bosse, Rhonda Wade, Judy Pfitzer, Reva Mette, Kim Burger, and Becky Roehr.

First Concert Set For Britton Area Event Center

When the Britton Area Event Center in Britton was still just an idea on paper, this Saturday’s ZZ-3 concert was part of what planners envisioned happening some day. Eclipse, who

Meeting In Britton

More than 96 municipal officials representing 18 cities gathered at the South Dakota Municipal League’s annual District 1 meeting held at the Britton Area Event Center last week Tuesday. Yvonne

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