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U.S. Department of Agriculture/Farm Service Agency News

By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

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 any questions, please contact the following offices at: • Corson County FSA: 605-273-4506 Ext. 2 • Dewey County FSA: 605- 865-3522 Ext. 2  • Meade County FSA: 605-347-4952 Ext. 2 • Perkins County […]

Burton Ducheneaux

By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

Funeral services for Burton Ducheneaux, 80, of Eagle Butte will be at 10 AM, Thursday, 30, 2021, at the Timber Lake Community Center. Burial will be at the Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Burton passed away Sunday, September 19, 2021, at Avera St. Luke’s in […]

Antoinette L. Cook-Bianas

By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

Antoinette L. Cook-Bianas, age 64, of Cochiti Pueblo, NM, entered the Spirit World on Sunday, August 15, 2021, at St. Vincent Hospital in Santa Fe, NM. Per her wishes, Antoinette was buried in the Cochiti Pueblo Traditional burial way in Cochiti Pueblo.  A Memorial Service to honor her life will begin at 12:00 PM, Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the […]

Alana Marshall

By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

Alana Marshall, 45, of Eagle Butte, passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021, at CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck Medical Center, Bismarck, ND. Funeral services are currently pending. Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg has been entrusted with Alana’s arrangements.

Darmalee Long Elk

By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

Darmalee Long Elk, age 67, of Little Eagle, SD, entered the Spirit World on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Sanford Medical Center at Bismarck, ND. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte.

Gerald Miller

By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

Gerald Miller, age 58, of Timberlake, SD, entered the Spirit World on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at AveraMcKennan Hospital at Sioux Falls, SD. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rooks Funeral Home of Eagle Butte, SD.

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By Kimmy Scherer | September 29, 2021

Kelsie Kay’s Coffee Depot

By Kimmy Scherer | September 22, 2021

PHOTOS COURTESY OF WEST RIVER EAGLE A ribbon cutting was held on Friday, September 17 in honor of the grand opening of Kelsie Kay’s Coffee Depot.

Eagle Butte wraps up seventeen clean-up programs

By Kimmy Scherer | September 22, 2021

The City of Eagle Butte and all of Cheyenne River completed an amazing total of seventeen projects as part of World Wide Clean Up Day, September 18, 2021. Some projects will continue into the next 1-2 weeks, including outreach and education on sustainability at C-EB High School. World-Wide Clean Up Day started as National Clean Up Day and spread to […]

Gov. Kristi Noem and Social Studies Standards

By Kimmy Scherer | September 22, 2021

On Monday, South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem announced that she instructed the South Dakota Department of Education (DOE) to delay the process of changing the state’s social studies standards up to one year. She issued the following statement: “The Department of Education changed the working group’s recommendations to the social studies standards significantly, but it is clear to me that there needs […]