Murdo Coyote

Photo courtesy Vanessa Hight
Bridger Hight will be heading to Basic Military Training for the Air Force at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas on March 28. Basic Training will last seven and a half weeks. After graduation he will be attending tech school for Aircraft Maintenance at Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita...
Photo by Barb Hockenbary Photography
Jim Hockenbary was recognized for 50 years of volunteer firefighter service at the Murdo Volunteer Fire Department’s annual Ladies Night on Saturday, March 11.  Jim started as a volunteer firefighter in 1973 and served as fire chief from 1981-1994. He was also inducted into the Badlands Fire...
 Photo by  Barbara Hockenbary Photography
The Jones County girls basketball team claimed a victory at SoDak16 and will be moving on to the state quarter-final in Huron. 
 Photo courtesy Briget Hatheway, JC Ambulance volunteer
Jones County EMS responders are excited...and for good reason. A new program, Telemedicine in Motion: EMS, will provide telemedicine services to EMS agencies throughout South Dakota and the new equipment was recently installed in one of the ambulances.  Avel eCare is a telemedicine provider based...
Photo by Barbara Hockenbary
On Jan. 6, Jones County’s Jadyn Jensen needed two points to break the school’s all-time career scoring record. But the team-first Jensen was only interested in that night’s game with Wall.  While the announcer made a brief mention of the record during the game, Jensen and the team waited until the...
Photo by Barb Hockenbary Photography
The newly constructed firehall in Murdo has recently been completed. Volunteer firefighter Kasey Peters shared some information about the building which was built by Kinsley Construction with materials from Moore Building Center. The structure is a basic pull shed measuring 40’x96’ with 14’ side...


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