Good morningDaily digest: Things to know for the day ahead.
Things to do today
Hanson-McCook Regional Library bookmobile, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Marion. Caregivers Support Group meeting, 2 p.m., Avera Queen of Peace Hospitality House, Mitchell. 8 and 40 meeting, 5:30 p.m., Shay’s, Ramada, Mitchell. Get Fit While You Sit class, 2 p.m., lobby of Cancer Center, Mitchell. Bingo, 1 p.m., $1 per card of six for $5, James Valley Community Center, Mitchell. Dance to the music of Loyd Oleson, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., $4 which includes lunch, James Valley Community Center, Mitchell. Commercial Pesticide Applicator training, 8:30 a.m., Davison County 4-H Building, Mitchell.
Hanson-McCook Regional Library Bookmobile, 9:15 to 10 a.m., Fulton; 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Epiphany. Modern Woodmen of America Youth Service Club initial meeting, 3:30 p.m., for children 6 to 11, Westy’s One Stop, Mount Vernon. To submit items for “Things to do,” email firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to The Daily Republic, 120 S. Lawler St., PO Box 1288, Mitchell, SD, 57301.
Things to remember
PARKSTON GROUPS PLAN LUNCHEON: Catholic Daughters of America-Knights of Columbus soup and sandwich luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27, at Sacred Heart Parish Center, Parkston. Menu includes chili, chicken noodle soup and cream of potato soup, ham sandwiches, taverns or hot dogs, pie or kuchen and coffee and juice. A free will offering will be accepted with monies going to the Seminarian Scholarship Benefit.
The median household income in 2010 in South Dakota was $45,861; for the total United States it was $50,046.
Today in History
There were four City Council seats up for election on this date in 2008.
Two incumbents, Dan Allen and Ken Tracy were considering running, while the other two current council men, Doug Molumby and Britt Bruner, were undecided.
The election was scheduled for June 3.
An Opinion column by state Sen. Mike Vehle, R-Mitchell, that was published on Page A5 of Thursday’s edition contained an editing error. In a portion of the column about the governor’s criminal justice initiative, Vehle wrote “either he or his aides have visited with legislative members.” The published version was mistakenly changed to “neither he nor his aides have visited with legislative members.”