Two-year-old Kylie Brandlee and four-year-old Jaycee Brandlee are ready to explore the Back Forty Beef Corn Maze in Pierpont owned by their parents Clint and Kelly Brandlee. The corn maze is open every weekend, weather dependent, through Oct. 29 with different food vendors and events each weekend. There are three different mazes for families to explore with prizes at each check point.

Commissioners approve 2024 budget, increase ambulance funding

Part time paramedic to join service staff, discuss volunteer shortage

Day County Commissioners held a long discussion about the Day County Ambulance Service and the 2024 budget Sept. 19, ultimately adopting a version of the budget with a tax levy increase but an overall budget decrease.

Day County Ambulance Service Director Chad Madsen submitted multiple budgets reflecting different options for county leaders to consider. Commissioners approved...


Bearcat Carson Mount (4), at right, works to escape the grasp of Grizzly Caleb Miller (58) as the Bearcats hosted Dakota Hills Sept. 15 during homecoming. The Bearcats won the game 48-0.

Cats defeat Grizzlies in homecoming game

The Webster Area football team hosted Dakota Hills as its homecoming opponent Sept. 15 with the Cats coming away the victors 48-0.

Dakota Hills struggled to move the ball against the Bearcat defense and turned the ball over a...