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City waiting for motel owners to OK tax for pool funds
Rollover results in minor injuries
Veteran South Dakota radio newsman Gene Hetland retires
Father of 1st known surviving US quintuplets dies
New representative wins 'top gun' award in shooting contest
Beefing up cancer care
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
South Dakota leading sunflower state for 2nd straight year
'Time is ripe' for food hubs
THUNE: New South Dakota delegation will hit the ground running
Senior pair leading Kernels for six seasons
Mitchell girls fall 43-28 to Yankton
Bucks outlast Kernels 72-60
This weekend's sports schedule
MHS falls to Brookings, Stevens
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Jan. 22 meeting
Local bridge club holds meeting Jan.12
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds January meeting.
Pleasure Pals hold January meeting
Wonder Workers hold January meeting
Ronald B. Johnson
Betty J. Garrett
Arnold Von Eye
Not too big, not too little
WOSTER: Flu be darned, the clida is more important
LETTER: Governor's budget misrepresented in letter
Week two: Starting to pick up steam
GUEBERT: Winter from the window of back when
Lake Oahe conditions improving for walleyes, other game fish
WILTZ: Just how good are American sniper rifles?
WILTZ: Just how good are American sniper rifles?
South Dakota fishing, hunting licenses expire Saturday
Legislation would allow bullheads as bait in South Dakota
Keystone passes in U.S. Senate, faces Obama veto
November 4, 2014
Area football roundup: Canistota advances in 9B
CANISTOTA — The Canistota Hawks rolled past Dell Rapids St. Mary 52-6 Monday night to earn a spot in the semifinal round of the high school...
November 4, 2014 - 12:34am
October 28, 2014
Avon's Tolsma has second straight 7-TD performance in win
AVON -- It was all Devin Tolsma Tuesday night in Avon. Tolsma scored seven touchdowns and rushed 31 times for 448 yards as the Pirates defeated Burke/South Central 68-30 in opening-round play of the Class 9B playoffs. "The line blocks for me and I run the ball hard," Tolsma said....
October 28, 2014 - 11:10pm
October 27, 2014
Area high school volleyball roundup: Skorepa earns 1,000th career kill
MENNO — Carley Skorepa hit her 1,000 career kill for Scotland in a victory over Menno on Monday. The Highlanders won the five-set match...
October 27, 2014 - 11:53pm
October 24, 2014
Area high school roundup: Mitchell Christian downs Andes Central 3-0
Mitchell Christian defeated Andes Central in four sets at home on Friday evening. Set scores were 25-18, 25-19, 22-25 and 25-18. For Mitchell Christian, Emily Reynen had 13 kills, 14 digs, 6 aces and 5 blocks. Ellie Bleeker had 18 digs and Emily Schrag contributed 17 assists. Payton...
October 24, 2014 - 11:30pm
Kropsey rushes for nearly 300 yards in Lyman victory
PRESHO — Korder Cropsey rushed for 294 yards to lead Lyman to a 60-6 win over Jones County in a high school football game Thursday. The game ended early in the fourth quarter due to the mercy rule. Cropsey rushed 20 time for seven touchdown. Trey Mundlien rushed 110 yards on 14...
sports / prep
October 24, 2014 - 12:23am
October 21, 2014
Area high school volleyball roundup: Fighting Cougars fall in four sets
SALEM — After winning the opening set, the McCook Central/Montrose volleyball team suffered a four-set loss to Tea Area on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-27, 25-17, 25-22, 25-23. Nicole Bies had a double-double with 15 assists and 21 digs, while Brianna Painter tallied a...
October 21, 2014 - 11:39pm
Area football teams clinch playoff spots, others vying to get in
With just under a week before the state playoffs begin, several South Dakota high school football teams have a lot on the line on Thursday, marking the final night of games for the regular season. To qualify for the state playoffs (with the exception of Class 11AAA and 11AA), a...
October 21, 2014 - 10:07pm
Ruml, Culver to speak at QB Club
Two area football coaches will speak at Quarterback Club at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at The Depot in Mitchell. Howard's Pat Ruml and Avon's Tom Culver will speak, along with other Mitchell High School and Dakota Wesleyan University coaches.
October 21, 2014 - 2:48pm
October 20, 2014
Area volleyball: TDA outlasts Platte-Geddes in five sets
ARMOUR -- After dropping the first set, the Tripp-Delmont/Armour volleyball team rallied back to beat Platte-Geddes 3-2 on Monday in Armour. Set scores were 19-25, 25-22, 18-25, 25-19, 15-11. TDA was led by Jessica Sandau, who finished with a double-double, recording 13 kills and...
October 20, 2014 - 11:41pm
October 17, 2014
Bertus wins Badlands Circuit Finals crown in bull riding
MINOT, N.D. -- For the third straight year, Jeff Bertus was a champion in Minot, N.D. Bertus was the only cowboy to ride all four of his bulls, winning the average and the year-end title for the Badlands Circuit. The Avon bull rider took second in his fourth go at the Ram Badlands...
October 17, 2014 - 4:04pm
October 16, 2014
Area high school volleyball roundup: Adams leads Bon Homme to three-set victory
CORSICA — Bon Homme defeated Corsica/Stickney 25-5, 25-8, 25-11 in a three-set match on Thursday in Corsica. Alie Adams led Bon Homme with 24 assists, three digs and three aces, while Liz Kubal had six kills, six digs, six aces and two blocks. Morgan Rothschadl added 10 digs,...
October 16, 2014 - 11:57pm
Freeman Academy boys cross country team wins Region 3B
FREEMAN -- Ryan Haggerty and Thaniel Schroeder finished in first and second to pace the Freeman Academy boys cross country team to a first place finish at the Region 3B cross country meet on Wednesday in Freeman. Haggerty won the event with a time of 17:51, while Schroeder finished...
October 16, 2014 - 12:09am
October 11, 2014
Area football roundup: Kirkpatrick runs Chamberlain to second win
CHAMBERLAIN — Spencer Kirkpatrick had 20 carries for 135 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Chamberlain football team over St. Francis Indian 46-14 on Friday. Jeremy Herron had eight carries for 115 yards and a score for the Cubs, who outgained the Warriors 381-173. Parker...
October 11, 2014 - 12:26am
October 9, 2014
Area high school volleyball roundup: Erickson has double-double in Black Panthers' victory
PLATTE — The Platte-Geddes Black Panthers beat the Gregory Gorillas in a four-set match on Thursday. Set scores were 25-15, 20-25, 25-17, 25-12. Jenna Erickson led the Black Panthers with a double-double, recording 25 digs and 23 assists. Jada Nelson had 11 digs, nine kills, seven...
October 9, 2014 - 11:53pm
Mount Vernon/Plankinton, Ethan/Parkston win Parkston Invitational
PARKSTON -- The Ethan/Parkston and Mount Vernon/Plankinton cross country teams each earned first place at the Parkston Invitational on Thursday at the Parkston Country Club in Parkston. Ethan/Parkston won the boys varsity race with a score of seven and Mount Vernon/Plankinton took...
October 9, 2014 - 9:46pm