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Man pleads guilty in Salem drug store theft
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
Area organizations receive more than $13K worth of grants
High school activities association starts search for executive director
High school association directors restructure its financial committee
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
New schedule to spread out South Dakota football championships
Area volleyball roundup: Beavers claim home tournament title
Football rivals DWU, DSU to face each other tonight
Kernels give No. 2 Harrisburg a battle in opener
Turner ready for junior season with DWU football team
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Garlan "Gar" Edgar Mueller
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
OUR VIEW: Educators should encourage dual credit program
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
April 4, 2016
SDSU Extension hosting sessions to help develop 4-H programs
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota State University Extension is encouraging 4-H youth and supporters to participate in a series of listening sessions to help develop 4-H programming. The sessions will be conducted across the state throughout April. The first gathering is scheduled...
April 4, 2016 - 1:21pm
March 2, 2016
Davison Co. 4-H looks to add new barn at fairgrounds
The Davison County 4-H club is looking to expand. During Tuesday's Davison County Commission meeting, 4-H Youth Program Adviser for Davison and Hanson counties, Amber Erickson, initiated a discussion to expand the 4-H facilities at the Davison County Fairgrounds in Mitchell. No formal...
March 2, 2016 - 10:51am
November 10, 2015
Worsening county jail showers inch toward renovation
An overhaul to Davison County's deteriorating jail showers is one step closer to fruition after years of discussion. At the Davison County Commission's regular meeting on Tuesday, the commissioners met with Mark Puetz and Herm Harms, of Puetz Corporation, to discuss bid specifications...
November 10, 2015 - 4:22pm
October 21, 2015
SD 4-H Youth Council selects Make-A-Wish for service project
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota State 4-H Youth Council has selected the state's chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation as the recipient of its annual community service project. Audrey Rider with the South Dakota State University Extension says youth in counties across South...
October 21, 2015 - 2:47pm
October 5, 2015
Statewide 4-H pop tab collection helps Ronald McDonald House
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota State 4-H Youth Council has collected 1,250 pounds of pop can tabs to help the Ronald McDonald House provide families with a place to stay while their child is in the hospital. The tabs generated about $500 that went to the nonprofit as part...
October 5, 2015 - 12:55pm
September 24, 2015
Dakota Kids hold September meeting
President Johnna Jorgensen called the meeting to order and Bailey Thompson read the secretary's report. This was approved by Emily Thompson and seconded by Ryan Solberg. Cameron Miller led the flag pledge, Noah Healy led the 4-H Pledge. Roll call was taken and there were 20 members...
September 24, 2015 - 8:45am
Dakota Kids hold July meeting
Dakota Kids 4-H Club held its July meeting with President Johnna Jorgensen calling the meeting to order. Bailey Thompson read the secretary's report, which was approved by Emily Thompson and seconded by Maddi Gerlach. Paige Phinney led the flag pledge; Grace Phinney led the 4-H Pledge...
September 24, 2015 - 8:35am
September 8, 2015
Letcher man becomes the first from Sanborn County to receive Heartland Saddle
HURON—Gus Nelson was surrounded by friends and supporters Sunday morning at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. The fair featured...
September 8, 2015 - 10:27am
September 3, 2015
Up and Get It July notes
The Up and Get It 4-H Club members and their families met July 21 at Hitchcock Park for a picnic supper. The members discussed Achievement Days, selling BBQ tickets and our club’s shift to work the concession stand on July 30. It was reported that Sydney, Logan and Hagen Tlam, Will...
September 3, 2015 - 9:23am
August 18, 2015
Mitchell teen crowned State 4-H Rodeo Ambassador
Newly-crowned 2015 State 4-H Rodeo Ambassador Shelby Riggs will attend Dakotafest as the first event in her official capacity. Riggs, 17,...
August 18, 2015 - 11:16am
July 30, 2015
Show Sheep Camp held in Wessington Springs
BROOKINGS — 4-H Show Sheep Camp was held at the 4-H grounds in Wessington Springs July 10-11. Twenty-one 4-H members, ages eight to 18 from Beadle, Sanborn, Jerauld, Hughes/Stanley, Brookings and Brule Counties attended the event. "This is the first camp of this kind to...
July 30, 2015 - 12:55pm
July 29, 2015
OPINION: Arts and crafts, animals and memories
"Will you teach me everything you know about goats?" A long-time 4-H buddy sent me that message last week. She needed a refresher because she's judging the goat portion of a county's 4-H Achievement Days Round Robin. These are the questions you can only ask a true friend. It brought...
July 29, 2015 - 2:12pm
July 16, 2015
Up and Get It 4-H Club holds June meeting
The Up and Get It 4-H Club met at 4 p.m. on June 14 at Mount Vernon School. The meeting was called to order by acting president Zach Mikkonen. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Lily Mikkonen and the 4-H Pledge was led by Lorna Gregerson. The roll call topic was: "Where are you...
July 16, 2015 - 1:00pm
June 23, 2015
Eastern SD 4-H members eligible for public speaking contest
BROOKINGS (AP) — The annual 4-H Public Speaking Contest at the Sioux Empire Fair is taking applications from club members from more than 40 eastern South Dakota counties. Karelyn Farrand is a 4-H youth character education field specialist with the South Dakota State University...
June 23, 2015 - 11:16am
May 27, 2015
Nordby Exhibit Hall celebrated
HURON — As a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds approaches its funding goal, state and local officials celebrated...
May 27, 2015 - 8:14pm