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"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.

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 a lot 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:

7/30 For Sale: Electric clothes dryer, table & 4 caster chairs, bedroom set: queen headboard, dressers, one with mirror & shelves, night stand, King size bed.  Call 840-0311

7/29 Found after Saturday nights Elk’s Rodeo. A girl’s 5T navy & pink with bunnies jacket. If yours please call Joyce 842-6845.

7/28 Picnic table $100.  Call 605-830-0618 or 605-654-2540.

7/26 To give away: Computer Hutch, Four End Tables, Dining Room Chairs, Two Cabinet Stereo’s.  Must go soon.  926 East 7th Street in Winner or call Connie 402-760-2296.

7/26 Wear N Wares Thrift Store at 610 Main Street in Gregory will be having a $5.00 bag sale beginning Tues., July 27th through Friday, July 30th.

7/22 Giving away dill, organic volunteer.  Will retain one additional week to July 30th.  In Winner.  Call 605-842-0489.  If no answer leave a message.

7/22 Thirteen bundles of light brown/cinnamon color of roof shingles in Winner.  Asking $300.00.  Call 842-0489.  If no answer please leave a message.

7/20 For Sale: Sofa that folds out as a bed $200, Nordic Trac $50, Lamp $10, Electric Pianos 1-$15 & 1-$30, Fishing pole w/new reel $75, Wooden magazine rack $5, Stove/oven works but self cleaning doesn’t $100.    Call 840-1602.

7/14 To give away 4 loveable farm kittens tame and litter box trained, yellow and white and calico.  Can deliver to Gregory, Colome, and Winner.  Phone: 605-835-9162, if no answer leave message and will get back to you.

7/14 For Sale: Brand new small window air conditioner.  Never been used.  $140.00. Call 605-545-6885.

7/13 For Sale: 30″ Char-Griller charcoal grill-$40; Traeger Model 2/Jr. Elite Wood Pellet Grill/Smoker-$150.  Please call 842-2957.

7/13 Found: a calico kitten with a collar on 6th St in Winner.  If yours call 842-2966.

7/12 For Sale: Sofa, craft patterns & craft supplies and other odds and ends.  Stop by today to 926 East 7th Street in Winner.

7/7 For sale: 20 inch girls bike like new.  $50 firm.  Call 840-8743.

6/15 For Sale: wooden chicken nests $75; metal chicken feeders & heated water pans $25; heavy picnic table $100.  Call 605-830-0618 or 605-654-2540


Garage/Yard/Rummage Sales:

7/26 Garage Sales.  Several families in Herrick SD.  Friday, July 30th 6-9pm.  Saturday, July 31st 9am-12noon.

7/20 The Keith and Margaret Meyers Estate sale will take place July 28th and 29th starting at 10am both days at 906 East 6th St. in Winner.

Notices/General Information:

7/30 Family & Friends are requesting a card shower for Larry Nielsen’s 80th Birthday on Friday, August 6th. Cards can be sent to Larry Nielsen 1022 East 4th St Mitchell, SD 57301

7/29 Bicek Ranch 101 Celebration.  Friday evening supper Aug 6th, All day Saturday, Aug 7th, breakfast-lunch-pork supper.  Coach rides, bean bags, fun all day.  All friends, family & neighbors welcome!  Call 842-1839.

7/29 RC&D monthly meeting has been changed to Tuesday, Aug 10 at 1:40pm.  Will be meeting at the Bassett City Office Meeting Room.  Everyone invited, recycling on the agenda.  Questions?  Call Kim at 402-376-5842.

7/22 Learn from experts on Climate Smart Agriculture and find out about new updates in the Drought Monitor. Join them for a free meal and some informative conversation! Meetings will be held August 4th at 12 pm at the Holiday Inn Express in Winner and at 6:30 at the Miller Community Center in Miller! RSVP to s-d farm dot info by July 30th brought to you by South Dakota Farm Bureau – Your Trusted Leader in Agriculture

7/22 Multi award winning American country music star Wynonna Judd will be playing at the Rosebud Casino on August 12th at 8pm! This is an outdoor concert with limited tickets that will go on sale Friday July 23rd at 12:00 PM. All ages are welcome, and you may bring your own outdoor chair too!  Tickets will go on sale at tomorrow at 12:00PM; be sure to purchase yours before they sell out!

7/21 St. Anne’s Catholic church 1 1/2 miles west and 2 1/2 miles south of the town site of Keyapaha, SD was finished in the year 1921.  In honor of the site of St. Anne’s church 100th Anniversary, there will be an open house on July 31st from 2-4pm.  Following the open house, at 4pm, a mass will be celebrated by Fr. Kevin Achbach.  Please join us after the mass for a good old-fashioned potluck and fellowship.  Plates, silverware, coffee, iced tea and water will be provided.  For questions, please call Nancy Storms at 840-4949.

7/21 The Class of ’71 will be having a meeting on Wednesday, July 28 at 7pm at the Elks regarding our 50th Reunion!  Hope to see you there!!

7/20  Plan to attend a presentation “Considerations for Pasture Management During Drought Conditions” with NRCS Grazing Management Specialist Lealand Schoon,  Wednesday, July 28th,  7:00pm at the Burke Civic Center.

7/20  Convention of States Action SD will be hosting a town meeting Tuesday, August 17th from 6 – 8pm in the basement meeting room of the Tripp County Library, 442 Monroe St.  Come learn more about the  Convention of States, what and why they believe the calling of the Convention of States is a big start on solutions to the many problems our country is facing.  All are welcome.

7/20  Winner HuntSAFE Class.  HuntSAFE is having a two day class July 30th from 6p – 9pm and July 31st from 8a – 5:30pm at the Rosebud Arrow Rod & Gun Club in Winner.  The class is to teach both youth and adults safe gun handling at home and in the field.  Register by July 29th at  https:/

7/20    Life Serve Blood Center is having the Taylor Even  Scholarship Blood Drive, Thursday, August 5th from 12:30 – 5:30pm at the Gregory Auditorium, 222 Main Street.  Schedule an appointment online at or call 1-800-287-4903.


7/12 If you would like to make a donation to help with medical expenses for Dave Stout as he battles cancer, an account has been set up at First Fidelity Bank in Winner.

6/16 Anyone that receives mail delivery from the Winner Post Office which includes Carter and Witten needs to make sure they have a number on their mailbox that is visible to the carriers.  We will have some new carriers starting with us in the next couple of weeks, they do not know the houses like your regular carriers do.

5/19  Summer Lunch Program for all kids ages 18 and under.  No paperwork, no questions and NO COST.  June 1st through August 6th.  Sack lunches will be handed out at the Winner Elementary Back Gym Door, Monday through Thursday from 11:30 – 12:30.   For more information call 842-8101 or 842-8106.

5/11 Bingo every Friday at 7pm at Burke VFW in Burke, SD

11/5 The Hipp Theater in Gregory is run by volunteers. Ashley Lozano has taken over running the Theater and would like to update her list of individuals and businesses that would like to volunteer. Please email Ashley at if you would like to receive movie and volunteer information.