“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 10:06 Monday through Friday. The Mailbag will be updated on on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Happy Shopping And Swapping!

For Sale/Wanted/Found Item

11/20 For Sale:   weather resistant picnic table….desks….tonning beds for health and fitness….cross country snow skies….bbq grill….golf clubs….many other items….call 842-9986

11/17 For Sale:  6 1/2 artifical Christmas tree, used 2 times asking $25…green pepper and chokecherry jelly $5 per jar…call 842-3239 and leave a message

11/17 Want to buy:  old metal leaf rakes, record player…call 842-3978

11/14 For sale:  snapper lawn mower, battery, self-propelled…call 842-2615

11/14 for sale:  …….murry 8hp/24″ snow blower with techumsen engine, electric start, dual stage, 6 speed forward and 2 speed reverse $275, office desk 7 drawer $20, dinette set with 4 chairs, 2 captain chairs, oval table 36″wide and 50″ long with two 16″ leaves to extend length $150…in Gregory phone 605-481-1683…

11/13 For Sale;   toaster oven, new never used $8….small sewing machine still in box $8.50….tv console cabinet, walnut in color, 42 wide, 6′ tall 22″ deep $75….call 842-1221 or 840-0870

11/13 For sale;  new in box, 10 cup coffee makes $10, new in box, boombox radio cd player $30, like new (1st owner) dark green lift chair…just shampooed…call 208-0078

11/8  For Sale:  Electric wheel chair – batteries are good.  Asking $300.  Call 605-840-0425

11/8 For Sale:  antique wooden chair with newer cushion $45…..queen size comforter set – medium blue – includes comforter, bed skirt, 2 pillow shams and 2 accents pillows like new $50….call Pat 842-2700


Garage/Yard/Rummage Sales:


Notices/general information

11/21 North Star ABATE christmas party will be held on December 2 at the Pheasent Bar in Winner, with a potluck meal. We are asking everyone to bring gloves or mittens for kids and will be taken to the elementary school to be handed out to those in need.

11/21 Come to Clearfield hall and get in the Christmas spirit….Clearfield Christmas program Sunday, Dec 3 2pm….come enjoy the A’Cafellas, poetry, skits and more…refreshments will be served…silent auction will be held

11/21Book sale at the Tripp County Library Grossenburg Memorial on December 6,7,8  3-6 ….old and new books, dvd’s, cd’s, vhs, audiotapes

11/21 Wear n Wares thrift store in Gregory is having a raffle for two beautiful Native American Indian dolls and accessories for $1 per chance…Drawing December 20th….Wear n Wares open Tuesday thru Friday 10am-5pm….all Christmas items 50% off Tuesday Nov 21 to December 22….great selection hurry in

11/20 Benefit Dinner & Auction for Brad & Shawna Roghair family on Sat, Nov 25 5pm dinner followed by Auction at the Murdo Auditorium…cake walk, raffle, entertainment by Molly Dowling…Brad had a horse accident in August….please come support and rally for this family

11/17 American Legion Auxillary will meet on Monday, Nov 27 1:30 at the Legion Hall

11/15 Gregory Holiday Craft and Vendor Fair on Sat, Nov 25th from 9am-4pm at the Gregory American Legion  223 Main Street    A lot of new items never seen in this area.  Something for everyone.  Free admission.  They are not affiliated with any other craft/vendor shows.

11/15 The family of Evelyn Farley is requesting a card shower for her 80th birthday on Dec 12th.  Please send a card to:   Evelyn Farley  PO Box 59   O’Kreek, SD  57563

11/7 Tripp County Commissions would like to invite you to put a Christmas tree in the Courthouse hall…great way to promote your business  or have a family tree…trees need to be put up from November 27 to December 4th….open house will be December 5 5:30-7;30 with singing and treats…call the Extension office to sign up for a tree at 842-2858…trees need to be removed by January 2

11/7 2nd Annual Breakfast with Santa on Sat, November 25 10am-noon at the winner Senior Center…serving sausage. scrambled eggs, pancakes,….there will be silent auction….funds help support Winner Resource Center for families programs…

11/7 Winner Assembly of God church is selling homemade Thanksgiving Pies at Winner Super Foods on Tuesday, Nov 21 4pm-8pm and Wed, Nov 22 9am-noon…$8 per pie…to preorder call Teresa at 842-1191

10/31 A fund has been established at Bankwest for Nancy Turgeon who is recovering from breast cancer surgery.  Please direct your donation to the Nancy Turgeon Cancer Fund Care of Bankwest in Winner, SD or call 842-3004.

10/31 American Legion Post #179 of Kennebec and Reliance is hosting pitch games at the Kennebec Fire Hall on Sat, Nov 4th and in Reliance at the Legion Hall on Sat, Nov 18th and also on Sat, Dec 2nd.  All games start at 7pm, winners take sets and playing for turkeys and hams.  Public is invited.

10/31  The Winner Thrift Store has acquired a beautiful Black Hills Gold necklace.  Unlimited chances on the necklace are being sold for $2 to purchasing customers.  The drawing for the necklace will be Thursday, Dec 7th at 1pm.  So come and shop – they appreciate your business.

10/16 An account has been set up for Alexa McKenzie, daughter of Myron and Nancy McKenzie,   Donations are being accepted at any First Fidelity location

9/6 Do you have technology questions?  Fere technology lessons are available Friday from 1-2 at Grossenburg Implement.  Call Karla at 842-1533 to get signed up

8/18 Job’s Daughters pocket school calendars are on sale now at Bankwest, First Fidelity Bank and Winner True Value.  $2.00e/each

8/1 Veterans Service office in Winner is open Tuesday & Wednesday 8am-5pm…

7/25 Tripp County Soldier playing card are going fast.  Get your while they last.  Decks honor the 104 men and women from Tripp County who have lost their lives while serving this great county.  Cards sell for $20 dollars a deck.  Pick up your deck today at Winner True Value, Winner American Legion, Winner Bank West, Winner & Colome First Fidelity Bank, Colome Elevator or Brenda’s Muhs Office…. ….proceeds go to the Ave of Flags and the Tripp County Historical Veterans Depot

10/26 Skatetown  open skating season begins Sunday, November 5…for building rental or skating parties call Jeanette at 842-2588