North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) has been made aware of 13 additional cases in the district. Two cases in Knox County, through case investigation, have been determined to be from community spread.
According to Cherry County Attorney Eric Scott, a Merriman man was taken into custody late Saturday, August 22, following a shooting in Merriman. Thirty-eight year old Jesse Hare was taken into custody after he shot a man and assaulted a woman. Following the shooting, Hare fled the scene and a pursuit on foot by law enforcement led to the apprehension of Hare.
Girl Campers gathered at Sharp’s Campground August 17-20, 2020. ‘Girl Camper was founded by Janie Petit in 2015. She has a very successful Girl Camper podcast and social media following. She recently launched the Girl Camper magazine and has been encouraging women to get out and camp for years,” said Lesa McDermott, a Girl Camper Guide to the Black Hills.
The Gregory Community Foundation is asking area residents for their help by investing in the community. This help can be done by donating a forthcoming Rosebud Electric Cooperative Capital Credit check to the Foundation. Checks will be mailed in early September and can be assigned to the Foundation by presenting them to either bank in Gregory. Donations will kick off a $50,000 fund raising effort by the Gregory Community Foundation.
Ask Steve McCance the best date to plant winter wheat, and he responds, “Sept. 20, right after oat harvest. You will get just the right amount of growth so the wheat will not be as apt to winterkill.” Ask him the best time to sell weaned calves, and the Dallas farmer’s response? “The first sale of the year. Buyers have a bit of renewed optimism.”