About Rachel Masteller

The day ‘flu’ by

By Rachel Masteller | October 13, 2021

PHOTO BY MOLLY McROBERTS Rainy weather on Saturday didn’t stop the shots given at the Avera Missouri River Health Cen- ter. There were 150 flu shots given during the drive-through vaccination clinic that was held at the hospital parking lot on Oct. 9. Staff from the medical center had to move the service from the west side of the building […]

October 14, 2021

By Rachel Masteller | October 13, 2021

Appropriations budget approved

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

Unapproved Minutes Gettysburg, South Dakota September 27, 2021 Pursuant to the due call and notice thereof, the City Council met in special session on September 27, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. Those present were Mayor Bill Wuttke, Philip Nagel, Michael Fischer, Fran VanBockel, Kelly Archer, and Seth Warner.  Also present were Greg Gerber, Maintenance Supervisor, Sheila Schatz, Finance Officer, and Kara […]

Commissioners approve budget at special meeting

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

A special meeting was called to order by Chairman Zweber at 8:00 a.m. in the commissioner’s room at the courthouse.  Commissioners present: Everson, Tanner, Hagny and Frost. ANNUAL BUDGET ADOPTION Commissioner Frost presented the following resolution and moved for its adoption. Commissioner Everson seconded the following resolution.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.  Resolution declared adopted. RESOLUTION 9/28 ADOPTION OF ANNUAL […]

Shirley Springer

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

Shirley Springer, 74, Carpio, ND died Sept. 29, 2021 in a Minot hospital. Shirley Louise Ondricek was born on March 5, 1947, a daughter of Dennis and Elsie (Anderson) Ondricek in Hoven, SD. She was raised and educated in South Dakota, graduated from Doland High School in 1965. She attended college, earned a Lab Tech certificate,  then worked for Rice […]

Cindy Zweber

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

Cindy Zweber, 64, of Gettysburg, died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family.  A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Gettysburg City Park Picnic Shelter with Pastor David Otten presiding. Burial will take a place in the Gettysburg Cemetery at a later date.  Cynthia Lee Spicer was born […]

Carol Quance

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

Carol Marie Magnuson was born in Ortonville Township, Big Stone County, Minnesota on April 25, 1924 to Alex Leonard Magnuson and Ruth Hannah (Sorensen) Magnuson.  Big sister, Bernice, rounded out the little family. Carol graduated from Ortonville High School, and continued her education at Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska.  She married Arthur Quance in May 1950, and had two children, […]

Joy B. Scheller

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

Joy B. Scheller, 72, of Faulkton, died Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021 at Faulkton Area Medical Center.  Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 4, at the United Methodist Church, Gettysburg with Pastor Jeff Adel presiding. Burial followed in the Gettysburg Cemetery.  Joy B. Scheller was born Sept. 14, 1949 in Gettysburg, SD to Curtis and Elda G. (Van Bockel) Scheller. She […]

Steve Sheldon

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

Stephen Gregory Sheldon of Gettysburg and Richmond Lake South Dakota, age 73, died suddenly on the afternoon of Sept. 22, 2021, with his wife Pam at his side at Sanford Medical Center, Aberdeen. A Memorial Celebration of Life gathering will be held on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. The Gettysburg VFW and American Legion will be holding a ceremony honoring Steve […]

Another cross country win

By Rachel Masteller | October 06, 2021

SUBMITTED PHOTOS The Potter County girls had another win for the cross country team last week, this time from the Hyde County Action Club Invitational in Highmore on Oct. 2. The girls have had a great year, and it looks like they may have to build on to the trophy case to fit all the first place awards they have […]