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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Prep Focus: Self-driven Schuyler leading Winner
Catching up with former area athletes: Sebern scores for Saints
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
November 16, 2016
Back at the B: Blackhawks return to state volleyball tournament
FORESTBURG—Sanborn Central/Woonsocket's volleyball team gained confidence last season with its trip to the state tournament. The Blackhawks...
November 16, 2016 - 11:28pm
November 9, 2016
Class B state volleyball field includes three area teams
Three area teams will be headed to Huron next week for the Class B state volleyball tournament. The three-day, eight-team tournament begins Nov....
November 9, 2016 - 11:35am
September 13, 2016
$50K lighting project at SD Highways 34-37 junction to begin in winter
ARTESIAN — The junction of South Dakota Highways 34 and 37 will see safety upgrades in the coming months, following the death of a Mitchell man last year. Construction is set to begin this winter or spring on the implementation of several light poles at the intersection, after...
September 13, 2016 - 6:44pm
June 17, 2016
Fatal crash prompts change at Highway 34-37 exchange
ARTESIAN—Each day, on her way to work, then again on the way home, Selena Thomas passes the scene of the car crash that killed her father....
June 17, 2016 - 8:37pm
June 3, 2016
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Artesian HEADSTONES RUN OVER IN MOUNT PLEASANT: Five headstones were run over in Artesian's Mount Pleasant Cemetery just before Memorial Day. Sanborn County Sheriff Tom Fridley reported the headstones were run...
June 3, 2016 - 4:16pm
May 28, 2016
Shower planned for local bride
ARTESIAN — A bridal shower in honor of Brenda Unterbrunner will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, at St. Charles Catholic Church, Artesian. The couple is registered at Best Buy, American Furniture Warehouse, Bed, Bath and Beyond and Target.
May 28, 2016 - 11:23am
May 18, 2016
Munsen, Spartan girls lead the way at 281 Tournament
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Placing the top four individuals in the girls competition, the Wessington Springs girls golf team claimed the inaugural 281 Conference title at the Springs Country Club Wednesday. Chloe Munsen shot a 48 to lead the girls field and to win medalist honors...
May 18, 2016 - 11:03pm
March 13, 2016
Selland, SCW swipe third-place honors from Avon in OT
HURON—Sanborn Central/Woonsocket's Myah Selland is one of the best prep basketball players in the state but she's not above getting her...
March 13, 2016 - 1:01am
March 12, 2016
Ethan silences Blackhawks for ticket to state title game
HURON — Over the last two years, the Ethan Rustlers girls basketball team has built itself on defense. Holding Sanborn Central/Woonsocket's...
March 12, 2016 - 1:09am
January 19, 2016
Area roundup: Titans tame WiLdKats
WHITE LAKE — The Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls basketball team shut out Kimball/White Lake 15-0 in the first quarter and the Titans never...
January 19, 2016 - 1:00am
January 9, 2016
Loaded lineup highlights girls Hanson Classic slate
A loaded slate of games is on deck for the 33rd Hanson Girls Classic at the Corn Palace for Jan. 16, featuring the best girls basketball teams in South Dakota and Nebraska. Nine games will be played between 18 squads, starting at 9 a.m. The lineup of games was announced Saturday...
January 9, 2016 - 9:05am
January 8, 2016
Blackhawk boys, girls hold top seeds for 281 Conference tournaments
Both basketball teams for the Sanborn Central/Woonsocket Blackhawks have secured the No. 1 seed in the 281 Conference basketball tournaments, which start Jan. 15 and 16 in Wolsey. Both Blackhawk teams will face Iroquois in the opening round, with the girls game at 3:30 p.m. on Jan....
January 8, 2016 - 10:47pm
January 5, 2016
SC/W basketball coaches to be at Mitchell QB Club
The co-head basketball coaches for Sanborn Central/Woonsocket will be the special guests at today's Mitchell Quarterback Club meeting. SC/W girls basketball coaches Tim McCain and Rob Baruth and boys basketball coaches Rod Weber and Troy Olson will speak out the Blackhawks' basketball...
January 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
December 18, 2015
Area high school basketball roundup: Black Panthers topple Cougars
PLATTE — Platte-Geddes improved to 2-0 on the season after defeating Burke/South Central 53-40 in a Class B high school boys basketball...
December 18, 2015 - 12:07am
November 28, 2015
Sanborn County crash proves fatal
ARTESIAN—A one-vehicle crash resulted in the death of a 62-year old man in Artesian on Friday. The driver lost control of his 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer at 7:45 p.m., which caused the vehicle to roll and hit an electrical pole. The driver, whose name has not been released...
November 28, 2015 - 2:59pm