Shakespeare Festival receives support Monday

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The play’s the thing. Or at least it will be June 13-15 when the South Dakota Shakespeare Festival (SDSF) takes place at Prentis Park with a production of “The Taming of the Shrew.” Now with the festival nearly two months away, the Vermillion City Council has … Read Article

‘Big Squeeze’ effort encourages Vermillion residents to know their numbers

(Vermillion, SD) – “The Big Squeeze 2014” is underway. Sanford Vermillion Medical Center is kicking off the first annual blood pressure awareness effort this week. Vermillion’s goal for the number of residents receiving a blood pressure screen in the month of April is 2,000. A group of public and private … Read Article

Conservation volunteers honored during National Volunteer Week

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is celebrating National Volunteer Week April 6-13 by thanking and honoring its Earth Team volunteers for their service to conservation. The Earth Team is the agency’s volunteer workforce, and nationally, in fiscal year 2013, more than 22,000 people donated … Read Article