Big rain last night, more to the south. The official for Edgemont (5 mi north) was 0.11", while John Koller (5 mi east) got 0.22"...I'm guessing I got 0.75" at my house (8 mi southeast) but checkinig with my neighbor Flora Stearns, she says 0.5", and Joe Falkenburg down on the NE line got 1.2".
We rec'd word yesterday of the death of Bob Smith, formerly of Edgemont. He died at home in Fairburn. Funeral will be Monday at 10 a.m. at the LDS Church in Hot Springs with burial that afternoon at 3 pm at Black Hills National Cemetery at Sturgis.
Election results: sorry so slow, just in case you missed it...winners are
County Commissioners Joe Falkenburg, Deb Russell
County Sheriff Rich Mraz (will face Steve McMillan in November)
County Register of Deeds Mel Engebretson
Dist. 30 SD Senate Bruce Rampelberg (won by 19 votes! recount expected)
US Rep. Kristi Noem (will face Stephanie Herseth in November)
Governor: Dennis Daugaard (will face Scott Heidepriem in November)