2023-01-05 E-Edition

In honor of 65 years working for Potter County, Jan. 3, 2023 is proclaimed Dugger Day in South Dakota

Chairman Bill Frost shows Elaine “Dugger” Storkson the Executive Proclamation from Governor Kristi Noem naming Jan. 3, 2023 as Dugger Storkson Day in South Dakota. The proclamation came on the day she was being sworn in for the last time as Potter County Register of Deeds, an office she has held since elected in 1968. She started working for the […]

Out & about

Meetings moved to start new year With the holiday landing on a Sunday, that made Monday, Jan. 2 considered the holiday for some of the working world, which caused some regularly scheduled meetings to be moved. The Gettysburg city council will meet on Monday, Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. in the city finance office. The Gettysburg school board meeting has […]

Conclusion to 2022-the year that was

Last week we highlighted lots of news that happened in and around Potter County before turning the calendar to welcome 2023. Now for the exciting conclusion to 2022 — the year in review. June The day turned out great for the Dakota Kruzers Summer Run car show held in Gettysburg at the city park on Saturday, June 25. The temperatures […]

Timing is everything


While watching the NFL Monday night football game, fans were shocked to see a 24-year-old player make a tackle, stand up, then drop backwards to the field. That was the last play of the game. Reports indicated that what may have happened resulted from a hit to his chest during the tackle; a hit made hard enough and directly enough […]

Political Cartoon

Senior Citizens Menu

Senior Citizens Menu Jan. 5-13 Thursday: Tator Tot Hotdish, Green Beans, Grape Juice, Apple Crisp, Whole Wheat Bread. Friday: Ham and Bean Soup, Egg Salad Sandwich, Tomato Spoon Salad, Cookie. Monday: Swiss Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Cauliflower, Frosted Brownie, Whole Wheat Bread. Tuesday: Lemon Baked Fish, Au Gratin Potatoes, California Blend Vegetables, Honey Fruit Salad, Whole Wheat Bread. Wednesday: Spaghetti, Mixed […]

What the weather did last week…

Bonnie M. Bieber

May 19, 1940 - Dec. 23, 2022

Bonnie M. Bieber, beloved wife and mother of three, 82, of Gettysburg, died Friday, December 23, 2022, at Avera Oahe Manor, Gettysburg. Funeral services were held Friday, December 30, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Gettysburg, with Pastor David Otten presiding. Burial was in the Gettysburg Cemetery. Bonnie Mae Bieber was born on May 19, 1940, to Edward and Emma (Wolfer) Moser […]

Baby news

Baby Vonn born Dec. 1

Scott and Lisa Quiett of Gettysburg are the parents of a baby boy, Vonn Matthew Quiett, born Dec. 1, 2022. He weighed 7 pounds 3 ounces, and measured 19 inches long. He was welcomed by big brother Dean, age 10, and sister Gwen, 7. Maternal grandparents are Dale and Audrey Robinson, and paternal grandparents are Duane and Jan Quiett, all […]