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Wrong winner first announced at Oscars, but it’s ‘Moonlight' for best picture
Major shrimp growing, processing operation to begin in Minnesota
Trump to unveil health care plan details Tuesday
Woonsocket's newly finished performing arts center gets first look
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
AgweekTV: Celebrating FFA
National FFA Week provides opportunities for education, experience
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Area basketball roundup: Priebe nets 1,000th career point in Chamberlain victory
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Dorothy A. Heibel
Beverly Ann Feenstra
David G. Hamilton
George Bollock, Jr.
Donald James Fredrichs
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
LETTER: Ironic situation with SCOTUS
LETTER: What's unconstitutional?
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
LaVerne & Kathryn Kothe
Joe & Kerrill Morrison
December 19, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Hanson handles No. 4 Avon
Hanson earned a 58-49 win over No. 4 Avon in prep girls basketball action on Monday at the Corn Palace. Megan Guericke and Brooke Weber each...
December 19, 2016 - 11:18pm
December 17, 2016
Alexandria woman celebrates 80 years
ALEXANDRIA — Shirley Schuldt, of Alexandria, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Dec. 22. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 42421 263rd St., Alexandria, S.D. 57311.
December 17, 2016 - 10:15am
December 15, 2016
Area basketball roundup: Titan boys race past Jaguars
CORSICA — Three Titans scored in double figures as the Mount Vernon/Plankinton boys basketball team topped Corsica-Stickney 65-55 on Thursday...
December 15, 2016 - 11:25pm
Hanson's expansion ahead of schedule
ALEXANDRIA — More than four months ahead of schedule, the first teacher at Hanson School moved into a $2.6 million expansion Thursday....
December 15, 2016 - 6:54pm
December 12, 2016
Seventh grade basketball tournament scheduled for Jan. 7
ALEXANDRIA — A youth boys basketball tournament will be hosted in Alexandria on Jan. 7. The tournament is for seventh-grade teams and will be limited to eight teams. The entry fee is $75. For more information or to signup, contact Donnie Kayser at 770-2171.
December 12, 2016 - 11:26pm
Area high school basketball: Huskies shoot past Cardinals
EMERY — A 35-point first half helped Bridgewater-Emery pick up its first win of the boys basketball season 57-18 over Dell Rapids St. Mary...
December 12, 2016 - 10:57pm
December 8, 2016
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Reiner, Nighthawks down WiLdKats
WHITE LAKE—Mattilynn Reiner's double-double helped push Tripp-Delmont/Armour past Kimball/White Lake 59-32 in prep girls basketball action...
December 8, 2016 - 11:19pm
December 6, 2016
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Flyers top Trojans
PARKSTON — Fueled by Erika Sage's 26 points, Freeman earned a season-opening victory over the Parkston Trojans 63-49 in prep girls basketball...
December 6, 2016 - 11:30pm
November 30, 2016
Area fire departments to fundraise for 4-year-old with rare muscle disease
ALEXANDRIA — Paxton Hruby spends much of his spare time dressing up as superheroes — Iron Man, Spiderman and Superman, to name a...
November 30, 2016 - 6:09pm
November 25, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Howard THIRD-GRADE STUDENTS HOSTING PAJAMA DRIVE: The third-grade class at Howard Elementary is participating in Scholastic Books with a "pajama drive." For every new set of pajamas donated for sizes newborns...
November 25, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 16, 2016
Hanson's Moe named Cornbelt volleyball MVP
FREEMAN — Hanson's Ashley Moe was named the Cornbelt Conference's volleyball most valuable player for her performance during the 2016 season, as the league announced its all-conference selections Wednesday. Led by the 5-foot-9 senior middle hitter, the Beavers were the conference...
November 16, 2016 - 6:47pm
November 8, 2016
Flyers take down Hanson
MADISON — The third time was not the charm for the Hanson Beavers volleyball team on Tuesday night. Chester Area built an early 2-0 lead and walked away with a 3-1 victory over Hanson to win the Region 4B championship for a third straight time. The Flyers (24-6) will play in...
November 8, 2016 - 10:09pm
November 7, 2016
Wisconsin man injured in car vs. semi crash near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA — A Wisconsin man is facing serious non-life threatening injuries after a car-semi crash Sunday night near Alexandria. Ardell...
November 7, 2016 - 9:52am
November 3, 2016
Area playoff prep volleyball roundup: WiLdKats advance to District 11B title match
WHITE LAKE—Kimball/White Lake swept Tripp-Delmont/Armour in straight sets in District 11B action on Thursday in White Lake. Set scores...
November 3, 2016 - 11:20pm
November 2, 2016
Catching up with former area athletes: Bartscher breaks through with key score for Vikings
SIOUX FALLS — Alexandria native Jake Bartscher found a good way to celebrate his final home game at Augustana's Kirkeby-Over Stadium Saturday. He hauled in a season-high five catches, including a first quarter touchdown grab to help the Vikings topple Northern Sun Intercollegiate...
November 2, 2016 - 10:53pm