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Interstate median fire quickly extinguished near Reliance
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Reservation official sentenced for stealing tribal funds
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
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SD farm operation a melting pot of foreign workers
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SD Corn hires sustainability director
Tax receipts on farm machinery fall in agriculture slowdown
Mitchell's boys tennis future is built on winning
Canistota boys, Howard girls win Cornbelt golf titles
As season approaches, 'No weak team in Cornbelt League'
Catching up with area athletes: Rice earns all-NSAA honors
Nielson hoping USD "executes at critical times" in 2016
At the Movies
A whole lot of 'Nunsense'
Kayser birth announcement
Mitchell Toastmasters hold April 21 meeting
Area couple to wed in August ceremony
Joseph M. Spielmann Jr.
Wilmer "Bill" Cooper
OPINION: Not just a number
OPINION: More facts, less hysteria on hog facilities
OUR VIEW: Proposed city bans seem overboard
OPINION: The music of the ages
OPINION: Happy Birthday, Brian
Platte-Geddes takes a shot with high school trapshooting
This book taught me more than I garnered in a year of college
WILTZ: On South Dakota's scenery and hunting buffaloes
Minnesota angler catches SD state record bass
WILTZ: Preparing one's mind and body for the big hunt
Palace murals not changing in 2016
March 11, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Woonsocket SWAN DEATH PROMPTS INVESTIGATION: A resident swan on Lake Prior in Woonsocket was found dead Monday evening, and its cause of death is unknown. It was found floating on the water with its head submerged....
News / local
March 11, 2016 - 5:42pm
Second half charge helps Avon dump Faith
HURON — Patience was key for the Avon girls basketball team on Thursday in its opening game at the Class B state tournament. Down 17-12...
March 11, 2016 - 1:19am
March 10, 2016
Second half surge helps Avon into the Class B semifinals
HURON—A 55 percent shooting show in the second half pushed the Avon girls basketball team into the Class B state tournament semifinals...
March 10, 2016 - 3:57pm
Youthful Pirates set for state
AVON—The Avon Pirates may be a young team on paper, but they don't play like it. Entering the team's first state tournament since 2009 with only one senior senior on their roster, the Pirates have depended on the growth of their younger players all season. Avon head coach Brad...
March 10, 2016 - 12:12am
March 6, 2016
Class A and B state girls pairings announced
The pairings for the Class A and B state girls basketball tournaments have been announced by the South Dakota High School Activities Association this weekend. The tournaments will be held Thursday through Saturday in Watertown and Huron. The Class AA tournament will be held in conjunction...
March 6, 2016 - 9:39am
March 3, 2016
Avon locks down Black Panthers for state trip
In the Region 6B girls basketball championship game, Avon scored the first 11 points of the game. It would prove to be a margin too large for...
sports / prep
March 3, 2016 - 10:50pm
February 29, 2016
Area postseason basketball roundup: Hanson runs past Howard in District 8B playoff action
Three players for the Hanson boys basketball team scored in double digits, pacing Hanson past Howard 70-31 on Monday night in a District 8B playoff...
February 29, 2016 - 11:41pm
February 27, 2016
Stout defense leads Avon into Region 6B championship
Defense was key for the Avon girls basketball team in the District 12B final on Friday night in the Corn Palace. Avon (17-5) went on to defeat...
February 27, 2016 - 12:27am
February 26, 2016
Area high school boys basketball roundup: Sebern pushes Cougars past Pirates
AVON — Zach Sebern scored a game-high 27 points to push Burke/South Central past Avon 67-55 in prep boys basketball action on Thursday in Avon. Jaden Frank added 12 points for the Cougars, which went 21-of-47 from the field for 44 percent shooting in the win. B/SC (12-8) won...
February 26, 2016 - 12:24am
February 24, 2016
Area girls basketball playoffs: Tigers advance in District 8B
Bailey Rudebusch's double-double helped pave the way for the Howard girls basketball team in District 8B playoff action, defeating Bridgewater-Emery...
February 24, 2016 - 12:20am
February 20, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Gregory outlasts Bon Homme 59-52
Boys basketball Gregory 59, Bon Homme 52 GREGORY — Gregory held on for victory on Friday night in prep boys basketball action, defeating Bon Homme 59-52 in Gregory. Aaron Voigt recorded 19 points and Jayd VanDerWerff had 13 points. Robert Vomacka had a double-double with 12...
February 20, 2016 - 12:18am
February 18, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Thunder take down WiLdKats
Andes Central/Dakota Christian picked up a win at the Corn Palace in boys high school basketball action, defeating Kimball/White Lake 67-38 on...
February 18, 2016 - 11:34pm
February 16, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Bridgewater-Emery cruises by Centerville
Boys basketball Bridgewater-Emery 78, Centerville 50 BRIDGEWATER — Bridgewater-Emery picked up a win on its home court in boys high school basketball action on Monday night, defeating Centerville 78-50 in Bridgewater. Jamin Arend recorded 16 points and nine rebounds, while Sam...
February 16, 2016 - 12:15am
February 12, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Cougars cruise past Hawks
Burke/South Central defeated Canistota 54-42 in the third game of the Dakota Wesleyan University Culver's Classic on Friday at the Corn Palace...
February 12, 2016 - 11:48pm
February 11, 2016
Avon girls surging at the right time
AVON—The Avon girls basketball team has been searching for a marquee win all season. This week, the Pirates recorded two. On Monday, Avon edged District 9 leader Freeman (13-4) 55-45, only to follow that up by defeating No. 3 Viborg-Hurley (13-3) 60-50 on Tuesday.
February 11, 2016 - 11:32pm