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Century farm owner receives award

Posted August 10, 2018 at 8:02 pm

By Todd von Kampen

North Platte Telegraph

One of three families receiving the Aksarben Foundation Foundation’s Pioneer Farm Award for farm ownership of 100 or more years is a Union County resident.

Eda Ridgway of rural Alcester, S.D., along with her son, Tom Worth, accepted the award at a ceremony during the Lincoln County Fair in North Platte, Neb.

The family farm, knopwn as the Dillon-Worth farm, is loated four miles north of Wellfleet.

Worth, 42, moved from Sutherland, Neb., on to the Dillon-Worth home place in 1997 and has co-owned the operation with Ridgwaysince the

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    Union County Fair dates set

    The 2018 dates for the Union County Fair in Alcester have been set for Thursday, Aug. 2 through Sunday, Aug. 5.

    There are a lot of great activities being planned for the whole family along with many 4-H and open class static exhibits to view and 4-H livestock shows to attend.

    The fair will kick off on Thursday morning with Conference Judging of Wood Science and Visual Arts exhibits at 9:00 a.m. and judges orientation and judging of all

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    Supervisors amend FY 2018 Budget

    By Julie Ann Madden

    Plymouth County Supervisors made year-end changes to their FY 2018 Budget at their May 22 meeting.

    At a public hearing, Plymouth County Auditor/Board Secretary Stacey Feldman presented a handout showing both revenue and expenditure increases which caused the budget amendment.

    Revenue Changes

    Plymouth County officials received two grants affecting the county’s General Fund. The Health Board received $25,000 and the county was

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    Plymouth County 4-H’ers, volunteers recognized

    Outstanding Junior Award recipients are (Front Row l-r:) Sayler Jauer, Riley Kroll, Greta Tilberg, Callie Kluver, Mackenna Loutsch, Elizabeth Arens, Matthew Loutsch, Michael Loutsch, Kiesen Vandeweide, Jacob Kraft, Preston Benson, Jaycie Vondrak, (Back Row l-r:) Evan Steeg, Desiree Breuer, Olivia Spenner, Molly Hulshof, Ciara Barran, Lauren Kounkel, Ethan Lee, Alyssia Weiland, Ian Hertenstein, Tommy Eliades, Jersey VanVoorst, and Aaron Lee.

    The Plymouth County 4-H program officials celebrated the 2016-2017 accomplishments of its members and volunteers at the annual Recognition Program!

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    Union County 4-H’ers, leaders receive 2016-2017 Awards

    Union County 4-H club members and leaders completed the 2016-2017 club year with the Annual 4-H Recognition Event at the Union County Courthouse in Elk Point, S.D.

    Congratulations to all 4-H members on a successful 4-H year!

    The event started off with the flag pledge and 4-H pledge. 4-H members spoke about different Youth In Action Events they attended throughout the year.

    Members and leaders were recognized for their accomplishments in club,

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    Union County Sheriff’s Office January 2018

    Total arrests coming through the Union County Jail in the month of January- 69

    Total number of individuals incarcerated in jail awaiting trial, sitting out sentences or awaiting extradition – 33

    You may notice that there may be more charges than arrests. This is due to individuals facing multiple charges.

    Traffic Offenses

    DUI 1st 3

    DUI 2nd 0

    DUI 3rd 0

    DUI 4th 0

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    Plymouth County Court News Week of Novembner 6

    Civil Judgements

    AAA Collections, Inc. vs. Dylan Lee Birkeland, court costs $95, plus 3.35% interest from 11/6/17 on judgment total $1,490.16.

    Accounts Management vs. Jennifer L. & Brent Raymond Ruden, court costs $105, plus 3.35% interest from 11/6/17on judgment total $2,961.58.

    Red Credit Solutions, LLC. vs. Kristi L. Johnson, court costs $120, plus 3.35% interest from 11/6/17 on judgment total $465.

    MSW Capital, LLC. Vs. Shawn

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