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By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

2019-10-24 E-Edition

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

Fire safety fits fine

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

Students in kindergarten, first, and second grade learned some of the ins and outs of fire safety on Friday, Oct. 18, when Gettysburg Volunteer Firefighters Brad Saltsman and Bill Vander Vorst gave a presentation to the children. After the program, the youngsters were given the chance to find out what the fire fighters wear, and some took turns trying on […]

Halloween events lined up for kids and adults

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

Kids will have several chances to put on costumes and celebrate Halloween around Gettysburg.  Starting this Saturday, the annual Gettysburg In Action Harvest Fest takes place at the Oahe Area Youth Center in the auditorium downtown from 1-3 p.m. for kids fifth grade and under. Costumes are encouraged and although admission is free, there is a fee for the carnival […]

Harvest Festival Sunday

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

The annual United Methodist Church Harvest Festival in Gettysburg is set for Sunday, Oct. 27 at the fellowship hall. A meal and pie auction will be held, with serving from noon to 2 p.m. This year, for those who can’t get out to come to the event, the organizers are offering to deliver meals to homes. If you won’t be […]

Snow make-up days

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

The school days in Gettysburg that were missed because of the winter weather on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 10-11, will be made up in the early part of 2020. The first two snow make-up days for the Gettysburg School will be Monday, Jan. 20, which was originally scheduled to have school off for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and on […]

Jeannine Johnson

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

Jeannine Marie Mikkelsen VanDenEykel Johnson died on Sunday, Oct. 20 at Avera Maryhouse in Pierre at the age of 88. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Onida Methodist Church with inurnment to follow at the Onida City Cemetery.  Jeannine was born on May 18, 1931 to Axel and Katherine (Fast) Mikkelsen […]

Cross country runners headed to State B meet

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

The Potter County Battler cross country team is sending five runners to the state meet in Huron this weekend.  Kimberly Hageman, Tori Crook, Rayel Persoon, Emilie Larson, and Ethan Pitlick all qualified for State Cross Country which will be held on Oct. 26. Pitlick is scheduled to run at 1 p.m., and the girls will compete at 2:30 on Saturday. […]

Calvin ‘Chuck’ Charles Kula

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

Calvin (Chuck) Charles Kula, 92, of McKinney, Texas died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019.   Chuck was the son of Charles and Helen (Filipp) Kula.  He was born Jan. 31, 1927 in Gettysburg, SD and was the oldest of three.  He is survived by his five children, Michael (Diane) of Gettysburg, SD, Tom (Kathy) of Fort Collins, CO, Jane Jakubec (Ladia) […]

Notice of public meeting

By Potter County News | October 23, 2019

Notice of Public Hearing PUBLIC HEARING ON APPLICATION FOR SALE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FOR 2020 Notice is hereby given that the Common Council in and for the City of Gettysburg, South Dakota, on the 4th day of November, 2019, at the hour of 7:00 o’clock pm at the City Finance Office in said City of Gettysburg, will meet in regular […]