To the editor: We are very pleased with the new recyclers. They have handled ours very well. Ken and Susan Lyman Vermillion
"Still your children wander homeless; still the hungry cry for bread…." – Albert Bayly "My house has a hobo sign that says, 'Generous man lives here,'" my soft-spoken friend Michael uttered at church one day. We were discussing demonstrating acts of charity among strangers in our adult Sunday school … Read Article
Every now and then somebody comes up with something in e-mails which proves that English is a crazy language. There is no egg in eggplant nor ham in hamburger. There are neither apples or pines in pineapple and the guinea pig is neither from Guiana nor is it a pig. … Read Article
How many times have you heard experts cite the fact that South Dakota is the fourth windiest state, but only ranks 20th in actual installed wind energy generation? Soon the Senate will consider climate change legislation that could finally help South Dakota to live up to its wind generating potential … Read Article
Pierre — The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) requests the cooperation of all farmers and ranchers in removing processed hay from the highway right-of-way. State regulations require that hay be removed from the right-of-way within 30 days of being processed, but no later than October 1st. Hay remaining in … Read Article
Candidates for queen are Julie Renner, Molly LeCates, Jennifer Bye, Sophia Nehlich-Arobba, Hannah Nehlich-Arobba and Sierra Allen. Candidates for king are Nickolas Mart, Michael Nelson, Earl Kiertzner, Christopher Mart, Tanner Mart and Gerrit Heine. Coronation activities will be held at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1 at the Vermillion High School gym.
Work this week: • Traffic switched to new concrete, west end through Dakota Street. • North half closed west end to service road, Cottage Avenue to Dakota Street. • New traffic signals at Princeton Street operational. • Service road detour removed. Planned for next week: • Removals, excavation north side, … Read Article
Ashley Renee Thompson and Jerad Peter Hesla exchanged marriage vows June 13, 2009, at the United Church of Christ – Congregational in Vermillion. The Rev. Steve Miller officiated. Ashley is the daughter of Craig and Marsha Thompson of Vermillion. Jerad is the son of Ron and Deb Hesla of Wakonda. … Read Article
The South Dakota Highway Patrol has sobriety checkpoints scheduled in October in the following counties: Beadle, Brookings, Brown, Clark, Clay, Codington, Davison, Fall River, Hand, Jackson, Jerauld, Lawrence, Minnehaha, Pennington, Roberts, Tripp and Walworth. For sobriety checkpoint text message alerts, visit actcivilized.com.
A Vermillion manufacturing firm has expanded its horizons northward. MASABA Mining Equipment recently opened a new branch of the company in eastern Canada in Brampton, Ontario, several hours north of Detroit. Company president Jerad Higman says the quality and custom design options MASABA offers has created demand for their products. … Read Article