Bison Courier

In light of the need for more security on school campuses, Dacotah Bank recently helped fund security and phone systems for the new Bison School.The $25,000.00 donation will be paid in three installments, the first of which was made this month. The donation also qualifies Dacotah Bank as a “Diamond...
By Beth HulmRuby VanDenBerg, who will be 92 in September and who is almost a lifelong resident of Perkins County, has the distinction of being the 2nd Annual “Friend of the Fair,” an honor bestowed upon her by the Perkins County Fair Board. She will be recognized prior to the nighttime rodeo...
Gage Anderson: Homemade Jacket, Fashion Revue, Purple, Beginner - Best of ShowWillie Anderson: How To Make Leather Sandals, Senior Illustrated Talk, PurpleTez Dieters: Homemade Skirt, Fashion Revue, PurpleEverett Paul: Learning by Serving, Public Presentation, Senior Illustrated Talk, PurpleIver...
Jim Brockel and Isaac Anderson both medal as seniors in there last state tournament. Jim shot 83 and 84 to place 20th. Isaac shot 84 and 85 to place 24th. Jim and Isaac fought to the very end to break the top 25. Jim started both days out on fire making birdies and Isaac finish the second day in...
Colle Nash
South Dakota’s independent telecommunications companies elected West River Cooperative Telephone Company General Manager Colle Nash to the SDN Communications Board of Managers during its recent annual meeting. Nash will serve as a board member for the next year.   Other board members elected...
Daniel Burkhalter honored
This week, Bison's Daniel Burkhalter received word that the South Dakota Cross Country and Track & Field Coaches Assoc. had released their Track & Field postseason awards. Daniel was excited to learn that not only did he get his third straight All-State selection, he also was named an All-...
Juell, Lenard and Edward Chapman
New to the Perkins County Fair this year is the introduction of “Friends of the Fair,” something that TW Schalesky, fair board president, hopes will become an annual recognition event.   Receiving the honor for 2017 are brothers Edward, Lenard and Juell Chapman.   All three have enjoyed a long...
Bison Youth Baseball
Melany Lemer waits for the ball to get the runner out. There will be a softball game with Lemmon at Bison on June 28th. The last two home games will be July 10 and 13th at 5:00 p.m.
Greg Voller
Greg Voller shot 22 out of 25 at the South Dakota High School Rodeo finals to earn first place. He advances to the National High School Rodeo Finals in Gillette, July 16-22.
Coach Tally Seim, Abby Thompson, Axelyn Sacrison, Jale Yalowizer, Kaia Day, Maddie Hulm, Coach Cindy Hulm. Mary Carmichael, Allison Kahler, Jayda Seim, Claire Verhulst.
The Bison Wild Cards traveling team hosted a tournament on Saturday, February 25th. Teams from Lemmon, Faith and Dupree came for a full day of tough basketball. Lemmon won 1st place in a close match up that went into overtime with the Bison Wild Cards. Bison received 2nd place, Dupree 3rd place and...


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