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'Music gave me a voice'
February Exchange Club Students of the Month for Feb. March, April and May
MTI to host 'Lunch and Learn' session
DWU to host 20th annual CBH Festival
Warrant issued for Schilling’s arrest
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: 53rd Annual International Sugarbeet Institute at the Fargodome
USDA says South Dakota's hog and pig numbers up 8 percent
Farmer tries to find balance with genetically modified crops
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Nelson, Sudbeck dominate throwing events for Mitchell
DWU women's golf team tied for 5th halfway through invite
Thill helps Team South Dakota win second straight national title
Athlete of the week: Colome's Heath hopes to be a state contender
Tuesday's sports schedule
Poetry comes from a never ending supply of ink in this book
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Martha Ann Binek
Robert Dean Hughes
Verina E. Tiede
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
SD extends comment period for Black Hills fisheries plans
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
March 13, 2015
Future Jackrabbit a major asset for Titans
WATERTOWN — After her high school career, Megan Bultsma will continue wearing blue. The 6-foot-3 junior center, who has helped the Mount...
March 13, 2015 - 9:37pm
Elk Point-Jefferson outlasts Mount Vernon/Plankinton in OT
WATERTOWN -- Elk Point-Jefferson outlasted Mount Vernon/Plankinton 46-40 in overtime to advance to the Class A state girls basketball championship on Friday in Watertown. The Huskies outscored the Titans 10-4 in overtime to claim the semifinal win. Megan Bultsma scored a two-point...
March 13, 2015 - 9:29pm
March 12, 2015
Morningside only other GPAC team to advance in national tourney
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- Steve O'Neill's 26 points led No. 6 Morningside to a 86-79 NAIA Division II National Tournament win over Tabor (Kan.). The Mustangs shot 50 percent from the floor, grabbed 34 rebounds and dished out 14 assists. Andrew Thomas led Tabor with 28 points. Tabor...
March 12, 2015 - 10:54pm
State tournament notebook: Mitchell man earns 25-year Officials Award
HURON -- Joe Schlimgen, of Mitchell, is receiving the 25-year Officials Award by the South Dakota High School Sports Officials Council during the Class B state girls basketball tournament in Huron. The award honors the countless hours of service given by officials. Schlimgen was...
March 12, 2015 - 9:16pm
Titan girls rout Dell Rapids in first round
WATERTOWN -- It didn't take long for the No. 2-seeded Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls basketball team to establish control against No. 7-seeded Dell Rapids. MVP (21-2) showed off its suffocating defense en route to a 55-36 win over the Quarriers at the Class A state tournament on Thursday...
March 12, 2015 - 8:57pm
WiLdKats can't overcome No. 1 Sully Buttes
HURON -- No. 1 Sully Buttes pressured Kimball/White Lake into tough situations right off the bat. The Chargers kept the WiLdKats off the scoreboard for the first several minutes of the game, which helped lead them to a 69-44 first-round victory Friday at the Class B state girls basketball...
March 12, 2015 - 3:41pm
March 11, 2015
Ethan ready to 'play without fear'
ETHAN -- Despite having an undefeated record, the Ethan girls basketball team doesn't feel any pressure heading into the Class B state tournament. The Rustlers have the underdog feeling because they haven't been to state since 1981, whereas top-seeded Sully Buttes has made the tournament...
March 11, 2015 - 11:34pm
OUR VIEW: Sit back, enjoy some hoops
March Madness is here. You know, that time of year for last-second shots, half-court hurls and Cinderella teams knocking off favorites. In South Dakota, we take great pride in our basketball. This week, we watched South Dakota's two NCAA Division I basketball programs battle men's...
opinion / editorials
March 11, 2015 - 6:20pm
March 10, 2015
SD state boys basketball tournament pairings
Tournaments run from March 19-21 Class B in Aberdeen First-round games Noon: No. 1 Faith vs. No. 8 Hitchcock-Tulare 1:45 p.m.: No. 4 Wolsey-Wessington vs. No. 5 Hanson 6 p.m.: No. 2 White River vs. No. 7 Parker 7:45 p.m.: No. 3 Langford Area vs. No. 6 Gregory Class A in Rapid...
March 10, 2015 - 11:00pm
Marquardt breaks Hanson record as Beavers win Region 4B title
MADISON -- Jordan Marquardt became Hanson's all-time leading scorer Tuesday, as he finished the game with 21 points to make his total 1,517. But the senior was more excited about making the Class B state tournament. "This is amazing," said Marquardt, who passed Craig Cheeseman's...
March 10, 2015 - 10:21pm
Jackrabbits beat Coyotes, headed to NCAA Tournament
SIOUX FALLS -- The South Dakota State women's basketball team is back on top in the Summit League. Mitchell native Macy Miller led the Jackrabbits over the University of South Dakota 72-57 in the Summit League Tournament championship game Tuesday afternoon, earning a spot in the...
March 10, 2015 - 3:12pm
March 8, 2015
Class B state girls basketball pairings
All games at Huron Arena Thursday's first round games Noon: No. 1 Sully Buttes vs. No. 8 Kimball/White Lake 1:45 p.m.: No. 4 Jones County vs. No. 5 De Smet 6 p.m.: No. 2 Ethan vs. No. 7 Viborg-Hurley 7:45 p.m.: No. 3 McLaughlin vs. No. 6 Summit
March 8, 2015 - 4:35pm
March 7, 2015
Winner defeats Miller 61-39 in Region 6A tournament
WINNER -- The Winner Warriors defeated Miller 61-39 in the high school boys basketball Region 6A tournament on Saturday in Winner. The Warriors will face Cheyenne-Eagle Butte on Tuesday for the Region championship. Nathan Galbraith and Brendan Harter scored 15 points apiece for...
March 7, 2015 - 10:07pm
Class A state girls basketball pairings
All games in Watertown Thursday's first-round games Noon: No. 1 St. Thomas More vs. No. 8 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 1:45 p.m.: No. 4 Webster Area vs. No. 5 Clark/Willow Lake 6 p.m.: Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs. No. 7 Dell Rapids 7:45 p.m.: Elk Point-Jefferson vs. No. 6 Red Cloud
March 7, 2015 - 7:32pm
March 6, 2015
Both Kernel basketball teams miss state tourneys for first time since 1981
For the first time in 34 years, Mitchell will not have a team playing in the Class AA state basketball tournaments. The Kernels have had representation at one or both state tournaments since 1981, when Mitchell's boys and girls basketball teams missed the year-end tournament. This...
March 6, 2015 - 8:46pm