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Firefighters saved some piglets from a blaze; then they ate them as sausages
Fargo man delays ‘pro-white’ rally; no new date set
A postal worker faked cancer and got paid to miss two years of work. Here's how a judge punished her.
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at his Phoenix rally
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Dakota Wesleyan drops five-set match
Walk-off single lifts White Sox over Twins
Prep Focus: Kernels' Miller leads team with her play, poise
ESD coaches poll: Harrisburg heavy favorite for conference football crown
DWU, DSU set for college football rivalry clash
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
John A. Fillaus
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
DAUGAARD: There's something for everyone at the State Fair
WOSTER: Musings about tractor mowing
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
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