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KIMBALL — One man was treated for minor injuries after a hunting accident Saturday between Kimball and White Lake. The man, whose name is not being released until an accident report has been filed, was hit by a BB above his left eye around 1:30 p.m. on private property, according to Andy Petersen, a South Dakota Department of Game, Fish & Parks conservation officer in Mitchell.
OLIVET— One man was treated for minor injuries after a hunting accident on Saturday. The man, who's name is not being released until an accident report has been filed, was hit by BBs around 4 p.m. on private property between Parkston and Olivet, according to Brian Humphrey, a Game, Fish & Parks conservation officer in Olivet. The incident occurred when a pheasant flew up and the some of the hunters shot at the bird. The man, who was one of the blockers, was hit, Humphrey said. A blocker is a person posting at the end of the field watching for birds.
The Davison County Commission will review a malt beverage and wine license request from RR Enterprises, Inc. on Tuesday, approximately one month after the company sought the licenses with the hope to have them annexed into Mitchell city limits. The five-person board will consider the request at its regular meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the Davison County North Offices at 1420 N. Main St.
VERMILLION — The Mitchell High School Marching Band ended its competitive season Saturday with an armful of awards. The marching band scored the third highest score out of 22 bands during the Quad State Marching Competition hosted by USBands in Vermillion. MHS placed second in their class, less than one point shy of beating out Sibley-Ocheydan High School, which took first. The band also took home best color guard and best music.
Donna Wieczorek, Mitchell, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday, Oct. 22. Her family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 419 S. Minnesota, Mitchell, S.D. 57301.
BRIDGEWATER — Larry and Brigitta Hofer, Bridgewater, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 22. Their children and grandchildren request a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 43805 268th St., Bridgewater, S.D. 57319.
TRIPP — Henry and Rose Prien, Tripp, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary at an open house today from 2 to 4 p.m. at First American Lutheran Church in Tripp and Sunday, Oct. 16, from 3 to 4 p.m. at Good Samaritan Society in Tripp. Greetings may be sent to 300 N. Dobson St., Tripp, S.D. 57376.
Fern Kunkel, Mitchell, will celebrate her 90th birthday at an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 23, at Holy Spirit Church Hall, Mitchell. Greetings may be sent to Firesteel Healthcare, 1120 E. 7th St., Mitchell, S.D. 57301.
Brandee Danielle Miller and Andrew Lewis Lindsay announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Ron and Tanda Miller, Mitchell; and Roy and Kathy Lindsay, Madison. Brandee is a 2009 graduate of Mitchell High School and a 2010 graduate of Stewarts School of Cosmetology, Sioux Falls. She is employed at A Perfect 10 Nail and Beauty Bar, Sioux Falls. Andrew is a 2005 graduate of Madison High School and also a 2009 graduate of South Dakota State University, Brookings, with a bachelor's degree in animal science. He is employed at Poet in Sioux Falls.
Mel Konrad, Mitchell, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Monday, Oct. 17. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 922 E. 12th Ave., Mitchell, S.D. 57301.