“The Mail Bag”

Your Country 1260 Mailbag

The Country 1260 Mailbag is a great way to sell or buy items. Everything for sale on the Mailbag is $300 or less. It’s a great way to advertise a yard sale or to sell off items that you don’t need anymore.

Drop off or send your Mailbag items to us. Make sure that the item is legible so that we can easily read it on the air. Our address is KWYR Mailbag, PO Box 491, Winner, SD 57580 and our email address is

Thanks alot for your participation in making the Mailbag possible. The Mailbag is read at 10:20am Monday through Friday. The Mailbag will be updated on on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Happy Shopping And Swapping!

For Sale/Wanted/Found Item

7/17 If you are looking for a day worker to check your cattle, call Dan Anthony at 605-840-9474

7/16 For Sale:   new canning jar lids- rings and flats….4 dozen regular size  3.25 a dozen….2 dozen large $4.25 for dozen….call 842-3556

7/16 For Sale:   1 overhead garage door 16 wide x 7 high with all workable parts, thermacore construction….call 842-0816

7/16 Wear n Wares Thrift Store in Gregory will be having a 1/2 price shoe sale Tuesday July 17 thru Friday, July 20……open Saturday also for Gregory Days from 8am-2pm

7/13 Winner Thrift Store will be closed July 19 & 20 for inventory… donations will be accepted, please drop off before and after these days…

7/13 Winner Thrift Store all clothing buy 1 get 1 free July 13-18…

7/13 For Sale:   14 cubic foot refrigerator, works well $50 OBO, bog boots size 10 $20….call 842-3781, 208-6382

7/13 For Sale:   canning jars, pints $3, quarts $4….call 842-6535

7/12 For Sale:  hot tub, seats 3, with cover….call 842-1403 in the evenings after 5pm

7/10 For Sale:  theatre style tv, works, asking $50 located in Bassett, Ne….gas grill, works $50….call 402-684-2508 leave a message or 403-336-6671

7/10 to giveaway a small philco upright freezer….free it works….call 842-1875

Garage/Yard/Rummage Sales: 

Large garage sale Friday, July 20 8am-6pm, Saturday, July 21 8am-2pm??? at 518 Felton Street in Gregory

Notices/general information 

7/18 Gregory County Farmers Union is hosting a youth day camp on Thursday, July 19 1-4 at the Gregory City Park for all youth ages 5 thru 12.  The camp is free to children of Farmers Union Members and cost is $5 for non-member children.  Snack and beverages will be provided.  Fun learning experience…

7/16 An account has been started at First Fidelity Bank in Winner to the “Grinding Away at Cancer – Paul Storms Benefit” …checks can be dropped off or mailed to First Fidelity Bank Po Box 111, Winner,SD   57580….please make checks payable to Paul Storms Benefit

7/16 First Christian Church in Winner Vacation Bible School will be held July 22-26 from 6:30pm-9pm ….sponsored by the Winner-Ideal Parish, Winner Assembly of God, Witten Baptist, Winner Batist, Winner Community Church and Church of Nazarene….for more information call 842-2480

7/16 Attention Modern woodman Members….the chapter activity @ China Buffet in Winner scheduled for Monday, July 16 has been changed to Tuesday, July 17

7/12 American legion Auxillary will meet on Monday, July 23 1:30 at the Courthouse meeting room..

7/11 Benefit Gun Raffle for Clearfield Hall 100th Birthday renovation…Weatherby Vanguard II Sporter .257 with a weatherby 24″ blued barrel, walnot stock with a Nikon pro staff 3-9x40mm scope, warne rings & bases, weatherby soft case…drawing will be held on July 28, need not be present to win……gun is on display at Jeff’s Gun Vault, tickets can be purchased from Eric Connot 842-5483, Shirley Fast 840-1061 or at Jeff’s Gun Vault…

7/10 Enhanced Concealed Carry Course will be held on August 12 8am-6pm at the Rosebud Arrow, Rod and Gun club.  this class will qualify applicant to get a South Dakota Enhanced Concealed carry permet.  $150 per person.  For more information and to register contact Jake Handcock at 605-515-3381…

7/10 Grinding Away at Cancer Benefit for Paul Storms will be held on Tuesday, Aug 7 at St. Mary’s hall in Winner.  Doors open at 5:30 with a free will offering dinner beginning at 6pm….hamburgers, hot dogs, baked beans and chips….auction to follow…if you would like to donate a pie or item for the auction contact DB at DB;s Bait & tackle 840-1232 or 842-2199 Vicki at Styling Hut 840-9807 or Colleen at DOT 842-5471….items can also be dropped off a donation at any of these locations…

7/6 All cancer survivors, caregivers, family members are invited to attend the 19th annual Relay for Life of Charles Mix County event on Sat, July 28th at the Platte Legion from 10am-4pm.  Sweet Lu’s tacos will be there, attending survivors will receive tshirts and caregivers will be recognized.  Contact Karen Dimick at 605-680-1655 if you plan to attend.

7/5 The Lady Wranglers will hold their open horse show on July 22nd at the Cherry Co Fair Grounds in Valentine, NE at 10am.  The show will be judged by the NE 4H rule book however the clothing rule is relaxed – no caps or visors and long shirts are required.  Age divisions are Pre-junior (5-8), Junior (9-12), Senior (13-18) and adult (19 and over).  Horse show classes are: western pleasure, english pleasure, reining, trail, poles, barrels, flag race and ribbon race.  Entry fees are $5.00.  Profits will go to board for new restrooms.  Call Shirley Kime at 402-376-1317 or Judy Reece 402-376-1879 for more information.

7/5 Miss Rodeo Cherry County is adding a Cherry County Rodeo Princess Contest this year.  Ages are 9-14 as of Jan 1.  Contest will be held July 27 & 28 and entries are due July 23.  Call Judy Reece at 402-376-1879 or Barb Harms at 402-376-3069 for more information.

7/3 Come and help us celebrate 100 years for the Clearfield Hall on Saturday, July 28 3pm….there will be a short program, kids & adult games, supper, music & more…drawing for a quilt & gun raffle…bring your cooler..

7/3 Armour of God, Vacation Bible School will be held at the Trinity Lutheran church in Winner August 16-19 from 5:30-8pm….dinner and bible study from 5:30-6pm… to all ages, all are welcome..

6/14 Winner Community Hall summer youth food program Monday thru Friday…breakfast 9am-10am….Lunch 12noon – 1pm….ages 1yr-18 years old….all are welcome

6/12 Looking for volunteers to help set up at the Platte Legion Hall the evening of July 27th. To help on the July 28th 10am to 4pm for the 19th Annual Relay For Life of Charles Mix County. Contact Karen 605-680-1655.

6/4  A pole Bending & Barrel Racing Jackpot Series will be going on in Valentine,Neb.  , July 10 and 24th. There a PeeWee, Youth and Open divisions. For more details contact Beth Till at    402-389-2424. July 10th run will have a $1000 added

55/18 All are invited to participate in “A Supply Shower, for the Library” donated supplies can be dropped off at the Tripp County Library at your convenience during library hours, Monday thru Friday 9:30am-5:30pm…need products include, paper towels, toilet paper, clorox wipes, fantastic heavy duty cleaner, Mr. Clean, antibacterial hand soap, window cleaner, pledge and foam cups…sponsored by Friends of the Library

5/16 City of Winner will be spraying for mosquitos in the evenings as weather permits

4/30 Skatetown’s open skating season is now closed…for building rental or parties call Jeanette at 842-2588