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Silly Mrs. Saltsman… Gettysburg phys ed teacher Mrs. Christy Saltsman was a good sport while students took turns spraying her with silly string last week. The youngsters got to cover...

Cat-alyst for change… The cat countdown is on in Gettysburg. Eight cats were counted in this photo, and a few had already bolted before the picture was taken. These strays...

V is for violin… The letter being studied in Mrs. Crissy Bieber’s kindergarten class last week was V, and the students read a story about a  girl learning to play...

Talking Teddy…

Tanner Nieuwsma (Roberta and Eric Dutenhoeffer) of Gettysburg asked President Teddy Roosevelt about the famous Teddy bear that was named for him. The two discussed a number of things following...

The Wright stuff…

Andy and Tracy Wright of Gettysburg earned the winner’s pullovers with their 5K times of 22:44 and 26:07 during the fourth annual Tolstoy Wind Chiller on Saturday, Jan. 20. They...

News

City office closed Tuesday after ceiling dropped

After being closed on Monday for the Presidents Day holiday, the city office in downtown Gettysburg was also closed on...

Keep Hope Local and Chamber host community event Saturday

The community is invited to come out Saturday evening, Feb. 17, for soup and celebration. Keep Hope Local is hosting...

No school, some offices closed

Monday, Feb. 20 is President’s Day. That means no classes at the Gettysburg School. There will also be no classes...

School counselor honored in D.C.

National School Counseling Week was extra special for Mrs. Kim Goebel this year.  Selected as South Dakota’s Outstanding School Counselor...

Hospital and nursing home closed to visitors to help stop spread of flu virus

Until further notice, both the Avera  Gettysburg Hospital and the Oahe Manor nursing home are closed to visitors in an...

Cracker-barrel

The Gettysburg school will host a cracker-barrel for District 23 legislators on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 12 noon. It will...

Legals

Advertisement for bids

Advertisement for Bids The City of Gettysburg will be accepting sealed bids with the intent to purchase a 2018 Compact...

County 2017 cash balance published

ANNUAL REPORT FOR POTTER COUNTY AS OF AND FOR THE YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017 GOVERNMENTAL FUNDS–MODIFIED CASH BASIS Road...

City approves low drainage project bid

Unapproved Minutes Gettysburg, South Dakota February 5, 2018 Pursuant to the due call and notice thereof, the City Council met...

School Finance Statement

2018 January Finance Statement Capital Special General Outlay Education Impact Aid BALANCE 12/31/2017 $702,622.71 $944,626.40 $403,929.74 $27,013.94 County Revenue 1,808.88...

Universal telephone services

Universal Telephone Services Under the Telecommunications Act of 1996, “Universal Telephone Service” means basic telephone service is available to all...

Public notice of intent

PUBLIC NOTICE OF INTENT TO OPERATE A RUBBLE SITE The City of Gettysburg is applying for a renewal permit to...

Sports

Four Potter County Battler wrestlers headed to State B tourney

Four of the Potter County Battler wrestling team will compete...

Teams head to Ipswich for double header on Feb. 15

The Potter County basketball teams had a road trip to...

Lady Battlers host Herreid/Selby for parents night at GHS gym

On Feb. 13 the Potter County Lady Battlers hosted Herreid/Selby...