Letters Be a Friend To the editor: As everyone is aware, the Friends of the W.H. Over Museum are engaged in an ongoing struggle to keep that wonderful facility as part of Vermillion. Since 1998, when we lost our state funding, the Friends have faced the staggering responsibility of maintaining … Read Article


Obituaries Melvin R. Marcotte Melvin R. Marcotte, 76, of Vermillion, died Tuesday, March 1, 2005 at the Sioux Valley Hospice Cottage in Sioux Falls. Mel was born April 2, 1928 in Vermillion to Leo and Dally (Seally) Marcotte. He graduated from Vermillion High School, and married Dorothy Trudeau on May … Read Article

Small Claims

Small Claims The following judgements were entered February 22, 2005 in the Small Claims Division of the First Judicial Circuit in Clay County. The debtor is listed first, the creditor is listed second. Brigette Kirkie, 833 E. Duke St., Lot 72, Vermillion, to Vermillion FCU, 105 E. Cherry St., Vermillion, … Read Article

For the Record

For the Record Arthur Rusch presiding, February 18-24, 2005 Clyde James Banta, 1006 1/2 4th Ave., Sioux Falls: Driving under influence, first offense, recharged; Violation of protection order, recharged; Aggravated assault, recharged; Aggravated assault, recharged; Aggravated assault, dismissed � motion by prosecutor, Aggravated assault, costs, seven years penitentiary; Driving under … Read Article