Here are the rain reports that were either called in or posted to our Facebook page this morning: Kelly Pravecek, six miles southeast of Winner, received .75. Dennis Hansen at Carlock reported .49. Laura Reuer in Herrick called in a half an inch. Linda Dimond, six miles northeast of Wood received .35. Short Haley said he received .70 in Colome and .45 at Haley’s Hiway Lumber. Stan Bicek, ten miles south of Colome, reported a half an inch. Pete Haukaas in Okreek reported .45. Fred Weidner at Dog Ear Lake said he received .75. Tresh Swedlund in Witten reported .70. Vivian Sweeney, northwest of Bassett, reported an inch ten.
The annual Karla’s last Kall ATV-UTV Poker Run is coming up on Saturday, October 6th beginning at 10:30am with registration and the poker run starting at 11am! It costs just twenty five dollars per person and includes lunch and a steak dinner. If you would like more details, contact Karla at Karla’s Last Kall in Wood at 605-452-3400.
A Neon Nine walk/run will take place on Saturday, October 6th at the Winner Golf Course. Registration will start at 5 and the race gets underway at 5:30pm. The cost to participate is twenty five dollars, which includes a race t-shirt and a meal. There will be a raffle drawing for a queen size star quilt, set of metal angels and other items to be added. All money raised will stay in the area to support breast cancer patients and survivors.
Jones County, St. Francis, Winner, White River and Chamberlain at Todd County Invite
Todd County at Winner
Chamberlain at Miller
Gregory at White River
Hyannis and North Central at Valentine Triangular
Jones County at Wall
Colome at AC/DC in Dakota Christian
Lyman at Kimball/White Lake in Kimball
MVP at Platte
The Boys Region 3 Golf Tournament was held on Monday in Mitchell. Chamberlain’s Cameron Caldwell shot a tournament best, 70, to claim victory. Parkston’s Quinn Bormann was second as he shot an 80. Chamberlain’s Drayton Priebe shot an 82 for a third place finish. Todd County’s Bryce Hammer was seventh with an 88 while Thomas Denoyer of St. Francis was ninth. Winner Area’s Gage Watson qualified for state yesterday as he finished 13th. Parkston won the team title while Chamberlain finished second. The State ‘A’ Tournament will take place October 1st and 2nd in Dell Rapids.
Winner, Todd County and Chamberlain at Regions in Mitchell
It is clean up time Mellette County! The City of White River is having a fall clean-up take place now through October 6th. The city will not be hauling clean-up items. The landfill will be open on Saturday’s from 12noon to 4pm. Anyone needing to head out to the dump during the week needs to call Leroy at 605-840-2039 to arrange a time.
Community Connections of Winner will be sponsoring a blood drive at the Winner City Office Main Room today from Noon to 6:15, and on Tuesday, September 25th from 8am to 12:15pm. For an appointment, contact Community Connections at 842-1708, or go online to www.bloodhero.com. The sponsor code is Winner.
Chris Doski will return with his ‘Vikings Visit’ program tomorrow on Country 1260 and Magic 93! Chris and a local Minnesota Vikings fan will discuss Minnesota’s play so far this season along with what they think will happen the rest of the season. The two will talk about Minnesota’s huge Thursday night showdown that is set to happen this week in Los Angeles against the Rams. The program will air around 3:45 tomorrow on Country 1260 and at around 7:10pm on Magic 93.
Congratulations to Jamie Keiser and the Winner Volleyball team as they went to Sissteon on Saturday and won the Easter Classic Tournament! Winner beat Webster Area in the opening round in two games before they went on to score a two set victory over Milbank. Winner squared off against Dakota Valley in the championship game and won in two sets, 25-21 and 25-22. Way to go girls!