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    Lennox Jr. Legion wins state baseball championship

    — submitted by Joseph Plucker Parker didn’t have enough 14-16 baseball players to field a team this season, so two […]

    ROPING AND WRANGLING

    The annual Ranch Rodeo kicked off the Turner County Fair on Sunday, Aug. 12 with cowboys and cowgirls from all […]

    VBWDD awards tree planting grant to Turner County Conservation District

    The Vermillion Basin Water Development District (VBWDD) recently awarded the Turner County Conservation District (TCCD) $5,000.00 for tree planting cost-share […]

  • Clifford V. Blanchard

    September 27th, 2017
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    Clifford V. Blanchard 97 Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 Parker Funeral services for Clifford V. Blanchard will be held on Saturday, Sept.


    Alan J. Elliott

    September 21st, 2017
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    Alan J. Elliott 74 Sunday, Sept. 10 Chippewa Falls, Wis. formerly of Parker Alan was born May 22, 1943, in Sioux Falls to Raymond and Lydia (Wendt) Elliott.


    Leo Schempp

    September 13th, 2017
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    Leo Schempp 90 Monday, Sept. 4 Sioux Falls Leo Laverne Schempp was born on Sept. 5, 1927, in Hutchinson County near Menno to Christ and Lydia (Koerner) Schempp.


    Alice “Tootie” Ihnen

    September 13th, 2017
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    Alice “Tootie” Ihnen 96 Tuesday, Sept. 5 Chancellor Alice “Tootie” Sikkink was born in eastern South Dakota, on Nov.


    Keith H. Christopherson

    August 16th, 2017
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    Keith H. Christopherson 89 Thursday, Aug. 10 Viborg Keith Helmer Christopherson was born on Feb. 8, 1928, in Yankton to Marvin and Esther (Vedin) Christopherson.


  • Greg Malin

    August 16th, 2017
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    Greg Malin 57 Friday, Aug. 11 Viborg Gregory Paul Malin was born on Dec. 27, 1959, at Deer Park, N.Y. to Chet and Eileen (Connors) Malin.


    William “Bill” A. Luke

    August 16th, 2017
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    William “Bill” A. Luke 69 Friday, Aug. 4 Clark Bill was born on Sept. 24, 1947, to August and Mary (Nies) Luke, in Sioux Falls.


    Robert “Bob” Lund

    August 16th, 2017
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    Robert “Bob” Lund 86 Wednesday, Aug. 9 Sioux Falls Robert A. Lund was born on Sept.


    Kathleen Burns

    August 16th, 2017
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    Kathleen Burns 70 Tuesday, Aug. 8 Sioux Falls Kathleen Mary Burns was born Dec. 6, 1947, in Mitchell to Lois (Overgaard) and Earl Bormann.


    Mae Louise Jongeling-Schmidt

    August 9th, 2017
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    Mae Louise Jongeling-Schmidt 94 Wednesday, Aug. 2 Marion Mae Louise Holkan, daughter of Albert C. Holkan and Rosa Rogers, was born on May 17, 1923.