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National police groups add 'de-escalation' to new model policy on use of force
Obama to grant hundreds more drug commutations
New report: Abortions in US drop to lowest level since 1974
Lawmakers to take up bills on retirement system, drug abuse
Davison County Magistrate Court Oct. 24 through Nov. 7
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Week of Jan. 16 South Dakota Prep Basketball Polls
Athlete of the week: MCM's Laetsch racking up the assists
Cubs race past Titans
Mitchell Christian nets second win
Area basketball roundup: Freeman flies past Lyman
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Dr. Charles Monson, MD
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Dorothy L. Ramsey
Harriet L. Pudwill
OUR VIEW: Classic basketball never gets old
ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
THUNE: A health care system that works for South Dakotans
WOSTER: Telling it true, verifying the facts
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 14, 2017
Avon holds off No. 4 Flyers
Avon controlled the offensive boards to upset the fourth-ranked Freeman Flyers 59-52 at the Hanson Classic Saturday afternoon at the Corn Palace....
January 14, 2017 - 4:28pm
January 13, 2017
Area high school basketball roundup: Gregory edges Burke/South Central
GREGORY—Gregory nipped Burke/South Central 39-38 in boys basketball action on Friday in Gregory. Robert Vomacka led the Gorillas with 20...
January 13, 2017 - 10:47pm
Ethan, SCW ready for tough tests
Both No. 1 Ethan and No. 3 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket will put undefeated records to the test today in the 34th annual Hanson Girls Classic....
January 13, 2017 - 9:12pm
January 12, 2017
Area high school basketball roundup: Trojans top Red Raiders
PARKSTON—Parkston picked up a 59-40 win over Wagner in high school boys basketball action on Thursday in Parkston. Kellen Gulcerb scored...
January 12, 2017 - 11:04pm
January 9, 2017
Avon’s Culver, McCook Central’s Swartos finalists for SDHSAA top job
PIERRE — A pair of area school administrators are among the three finalists to be selected as the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s...
January 9, 2017 - 6:30pm
Avon wind farm back on the table
AVON — A proposed wind farm near Avon, which was tabled in September, could yet take off with a different look. Prevailing Winds filed a notice...
January 9, 2017 - 6:16pm
13 small wind projects proposed in southeastern South Dakota
AVON (AP) — A company that proposed a 201-megawatt wind farm near Avon last year has a new plan for 13 smaller projects in southeastern South Dakota. Kristie Fiegen, chairwoman for the state Public Utilities Commission, tells the Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that last...
January 9, 2017 - 11:31am
January 8, 2017
Area high school basketball roundup: Winner edges Gregory 56-50
WINNER -- Winner defeated Gregory 56-50 in a high school boys basketball game on Saturday in Winner. Trevor Bertram led the Warriors with 15 points, while Drew DeMers added 14 points. Robert Vomacka led Gregory with a game-high 27 points, while Aaron Voigt added 13 points. Vomacka...
January 8, 2017 - 11:25pm
January 5, 2017
Area basketball roundup: WiLdKats run past Cowgirls
WHITE LAKE -- Whitney Hinker scored a game-high 26 points, going 7-of-8 on 3-pointers, as Kimball/White Lake raced past Colome 57-27 in a girls...
January 5, 2017 - 11:41pm
December 31, 2016
Area basketball roundup: Parkston tops Menno in girls classic
PARKSTON—Parkston pulled away late to claim a 46-37 victory over Menno in the Parkston Girls Classic on Friday in Parkston. Paige Semmler...
December 31, 2016 - 12:03am
December 22, 2016
Avon to host youth basketball jamboree Feb. 18
AVON — The Avon girls basketball program will host a youth basketball jamboree Feb. 18 for third- and fourth-grade girls teams. The event will have two divisions seperated by grade and each team is guaranteed three games. No score will kept. Entry fee is $40 per team and concessions...
December 22, 2016 - 4:17pm
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 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
December 13, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Rustler boys edge Thunder in OT
ETHAN—Derek Storm hit a jump shot with three seconds remaining in overtime to propel Ethan to a 49-47 win over Andes Central/Dakota Christian...
December 13, 2016 - 11:06pm
December 12, 2016
Avon, Hanson to kick off Edith Sanford Classic Saturday
For the second straight season, the girls basketball teams from Hanson and Avon will kick off the Edith Sanford Breast Center Girls Pentagon Classic Saturday. The Beavers and Pirates will play at 10:30 a.m. at the Sanford Pentagon, the first of eight games being played. Hanson won...
December 12, 2016 - 11:26pm