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Mitchell Polar Plunge raises $27K, breaks record with 103 jumpers
Mitchell Tech showcases program in annual welding competition
Photos from the annual Mitchell Polar Plunge
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Around the Region
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Robert "Bob" Jenkinson
WOSTER: Finding funding to keep those sunny days and clouds away
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
January 19, 2017
Area high school basketball: Poyer leads Blackhawks to 281 Conference tourney title
HURON — No. 2 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket claimed the 281 Conference Tournament championship by beating Highmore-Harrold 64-29 on Thursday night...
January 19, 2017 - 10:49pm
January 17, 2017
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
No. 5 Avon proved to be too much for Mitchell Christian on Tuesday. The Pirates coasted past the Golden Eagles 58-15 in a girls basketball contest...
January 17, 2017 - 11:01pm
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Mitchell Christian’s Achilles’ heel has been finishing games out, but not on Tuesday. The Golden Eagles jumped out to an early lead and were...
January 17, 2017 - 10:58pm
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