Law Enforcement

Baker Police Department •August 6, 2018 – August 13, 2018 – 27 Calls for service: 10 traffic stops; 5 agency assists; 4 law enforcement information reports resulting in ongoing investigations;…

Fallon County Fair Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 16 8:00 a.m. Goats 8:00 a.m. PRCA & WPRA Slack 9:00 a.m. All indoor exhibits will be judged 12:15 p.m. Bum Goats/Bum Lambs 1:00/2:00 p.m. Rabbit/Poultry 5:00-10:00 p.m. Paradise…

Bernard  Fredrick Riley, 84

Born in eastern Montana into a cattle ranching family, Bernie was a happy, cheerful child who grew to become a cattle rancher in his own right. Fiercely independent, Bernie chose…

Ralph  Shepherd,  92

Ralph “Buck” Shepherd passed away on Aug. 10, 2018 at Riverview Hospital in Crookston, Minn. Memorial service will be held on August 18, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. in the Presbyterian…

Bertha Sandmeier, 91

Funeral services for Bertha Sandmeier age 91 of Baker, Mont. were held Aug. 13, 2018 at Kesling Funeral Chapel in Mobridge. Burial was at the St. Paul Lutheran Church cemetery…

Legal Tip of the Week

Did you know … that a third party can buy a property tax lien against your home and you have a only limited amount of time to buy back the…

FILES OF THE TIMES

10 YEARS AGO   Friday, Sept. 26, 2008 — Over 100 people congregated on Heiser’s patio Saturday, Sept. 20 for the “Stocking for Soldiers” fundraiser. Eleven hometown heroes were auctioned…

New resident moves to Baker

By Shannon Johnson Recently, a reader sent in these images of Baker’s new resident, who made its home in the lake’s weed forest below the Bank of Baker. Walkers, runners,…

Chamber chatter

By Shannon Johnson Last week, the Baker Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture held their monthly meeting at the FMC cafeteria. The Fall Festival is quickly approaching and the Chamber is…

Commissioner Proceedings

MONDAY, JULY 30, 2018 9:00 AM CONVENE PRESENT: Steve Baldwin, Chairman; Deb Ranum, Roy Rost, Members; Kelsey Phillips, Recording Clerk/Secretary FALLON COUNTY COURTHOUSE PUBLIC COMMENT – AGENDA/NON-AGENDA ITEMS No one…

Law Enforcement

Baker Police Department •July 30, 2018 – August 5, 2018 – 25 Calls for service: 3 animal complaints; 3 non-injury crashes; 2 citizen assists; 6 law enforcement information reports resulting…

Hickey received degree

Mitchell, S.D. – 449 students were eligible to participate in the 2018 Mitchell Technical Institute graduation ceremony held Friday, May 4, at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. Jesse Hickey, Baker,…

UPCOMING EVENTS

HOPE, do you feel alcohol is causing problems, we can help, Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the American Lutheran Church. District Court is in session the first Tuesday of the…