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Movie Day at the library


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On the rise

The cozy town of Olivet, nestled in a valley just west of Menno in the southcentral portion of Hutchinson County, is typically busier than a town its size might otherwise be.

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EDITORIAL: Time to give youth ball the space it needs

Another baseball and softball season is coming to a close for local teams ranging from the youngest groups — 6U baseball and softball — to the oldest — the Freeman Blacksox. 

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To the people of Menno and Olivet

I was returning home from my daughter’s softball game in Tripp on Sunday night and spotted several horses grazing just o

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Sunday Independence Day celebration on tap

Chislic, activities for children and a full lineup of baseball and softball games will be at the heart of Freeman’s Independence Day celebration set for this coming Sunday, July 7. Activities begin at 12 p.m.

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Joe Massey

Joseph Robert “Joe” Massey, 58 of Yankton, S.D., died unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. A memorial service was held Friday, June 28 at the Opsahl-Kostel Funeral Chapel, Yankton, with Rev.

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Laurel and Rick Haeuszer pose for a photo inside their fireworks stand early this week. The Freeman couple is featured in this week's 5-Minute Interview.

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