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Beadle County Auditor Jill Hanson leads a group of citizens at Wednesday’s election audit.

Beadle County completes inaugural election audit

Legislation sponsored by local State Senator receives first trial run Wednesday

Second juvenile charged in May 9 shooting

Update on May 9 shooting investigation

Flag ceremony at Campbell Park

Thursday's Campbell Park entertainment to include Flag Day tribute

Police Log 6-15-24

Huron police log published on June 15, 2024

Police Log 6-14-24

Huron police log published on June 14, 2024

Police Log 6-12-24

Huron police log published on June 12, 2024

Community

Learning about safety at Safety City

Area youth participate in Safety City

Dant siblings earn wins at dart tournament

Connor and Kolee Dant compete in national dart tourney

BREATHE-SD students begin coursework at HRMC

Respiratory care program students participate in classes at HRMC

Locals graduate 911 communicator course

South Dakota Department of Public Safety announces graduates
Sports

Post 7 participates in Dakota Classic tourney

Post 7 takes part in Sioux Falls tournament
Huron 13/14U falls twice in Cubby's Classic opening day
Huron drops first two games in weekend tourney
Huron’s Jackson Ford takes a swing during Tuesday’s doubleheader against Aberdeen at Klock Field.
Smittys earn pair of victories against Huron 13/14U
Aberdeen sweeps Tuesday doubleheader
Huron 16U captures win in Sioux Falls
Huron 16U scores huge win Wednesday
Opinion

An incomplete celebration

In this From the Mound, the writer examines a celebration that was dulled this week and the lack of effort to learn from that event

Letter- Page 6-15-24

Writer speaks against SB 201

Letter - McEnelly 6-14-24

Writer reviews environmental happenings

Letter - Schmidt 6-10-24

Writer examines responses to D-Day celebrations
Recipes

Heartland Cuisine - 5K Colorful Fun Run

Fundraiser planned Saturday at Ravine Lake

Schools

Students named to dean's lists

Abilene Christian University and Minnesota State University Moorhead honors local students

Ringneck Festival scholarship winners

Ringneck Festival awards six scholarships

Local students awarded full-ride scholarships at Southeast Tech

Heartland students awarded Build Dakota Scholarships

DWU announces dean's list

Dakota Wesleyan announces spring dean's list
Obituaries
Lana McDaniel
HURON — Lana McDaniel, age 79, passed away June 13, 2024 after a brief illness. At Lana’s request no funeral services were to be held. A private viewing with family was held on June 14, …
Patricia Karen Barnette
HURON — Patricia Karen Barnette, a longtime resident of Huron, departed this life on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at Avantara Norton in Sioux Falls. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held at …
Jay Ronald Ruckdaschel
A loving father, tender and kind, what beautiful memories you left behind. — Anonymous HOPKINS, Minn. — Jay Ronald Ruckdaschel, age 91, formerly of Huron, died peacefully at home in …
John Wenzel, Jr.
HURON — John “Marty” Wenzel, Jr., age 66, of Huron, passed away Friday, June 7, 2024, near Bonilla, due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. His memorial service is 11:30 …
Timothy Schwartz
HURON — Timothy John Schwartz, age 74, of Huron, passed away Sunday. June 9, 2024, at Huron Regional Medical Center, with his wife and daughters by his side. His funeral service is 11 a.m., …
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