Raelee Ellingson gives her goat Bob a big hug during the Day County 4-H Achievement Days as she awaits her time to showcase Bob during PeeWee goat showmanship Aug. 7. See event results throughout this issue.

Andover threshing show called off, Frontier Days and German Fest still on

Organizers of Andover’s James Valley Threshing Show have decided, amid COVID-19 concerns, to call off this year’s event while organizers for Waubay’s Frontier Days and Webster’s Germanfest will proceed.


Year of building for Bearcat gridders

The Webster Area Bearcats had a great season last year going 10-1 and falling short to Winner in the semifinal 11B contest with a strong senior base. Prior to that the Bearcats were in 9AA.

The Cats lose 13 seniors, three of whom were...