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Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
19-year-old injured in crash near Mitchell
Lake Andes teen suffers life-threatening injuries in crash
Car goes airborne, hits ceiling in Boston tunnel; one dead
Tabor man found guilty of child rape
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
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
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
Athanasiou converts in OT as Red Wings nip Wild
Class A boys sweep Class AA, B
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
POWERS: Twins management right to evaluate team... but don't expect fans to wait for turnaround
Injury bug finally makes way to Twins camp
'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
William "Bill" Mayer
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
LETTER: Truth be told
LETTER: Lying about talking to the Russians?
LETTERS: Other powers don't run 100 percent
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
July 11, 2016
Mitchell tennis standouts win at Brookings Open
BROOKINGS — A number of Mitchell tennis players had successful weekends at the Brookings Junior Open tennis tournament at Hillcrest Park in Brookings. Jacob Dahme won the 18 and under boys championship, topping Jesse Margolies of Aberdeen. Dahme won 6-3, 6-3 over Margolies,...
July 11, 2016 - 11:48pm
July 1, 2016
Jury clears Brookings police in excessive force lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A federal jury has cleared the police department in Brookings of any wrongdoing in an excessive use of force lawsuit. The jury returned a verdict Friday in the case brought by 45-year-old Tamra Welbig against the city of Brookings, its police chief and three officers...
July 1, 2016 - 6:42pm
June 28, 2016
Woman sues Brookings police for excessive force use
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A woman who was acquitted of assaulting a police officer in Brookings is now suing the city, its police chief and three officers over excessive force use and false allegations. The Argus Leader reports 45-year-old Tamra Welbig is arguing that officers unnecessarily...
June 28, 2016 - 4:36pm
June 8, 2016
Brookings man identified as pilot in De Smet fatal plane crash
DE SMET — Authorities say a 59-year-old Brookings man died in a plane crash on Lake Thompson on Tuesday. The pilot who died in the crash...
June 8, 2016 - 2:48pm
June 6, 2016
Yankton leads Class AA girls field heading to final day
With 18 holes to go, the Class AA state girls golf championship is in sight for Yankton. But Brookings and two-time defending champions Sioux...
June 6, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 3, 2016
3-day Dairy Fest 2016 is underway in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — Dairy Fest 2016 is underway in Brookings. Dairy Fest Chairmen Darrel Rennich says the event brings together multiple facets of the industry, from processors to chefs. Events include a high-school art contest, a five-course meal featuring locally produced cheese,...
June 3, 2016 - 11:00am
May 27, 2016
'Cow to Cup' 5K fun run set to be held in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — The Department of Agriculture says the "Cow to Cup" 5K is being held in conjunction with Dairy Fest in Brookings. The agency said Thursday that the race will be held June 4 at 8:30 a.m. The entry fee is $30, or $35 for same-day registrants. Proceeds will go to South...
May 27, 2016 - 12:17pm
Mitchell improves on team mark at ESD tournament
BROOKINGS — Mitchell's girls high school golf team continued to show steady improvement, shooting under 400 as a team at the Eastern South Dakota Conference tournament at the Brookings Country Club in Brookings. The Kernels were eighth in the field of eight scoring teams, shooting...
May 27, 2016 - 12:44am
May 25, 2016
Governor's Agricultural Summit coming to Brookings next week
BROOKINGS (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture has scheduled the 2016 South Dakota Governor's Agricultural Summit for next week in Brookings. The gathering on June 2 will feature panel discussions on agricultural policy, the weather's impact on agriculture, water quality and...
May 25, 2016 - 11:52am
May 23, 2016
Food education center getting built at South Dakota State
BROOKINGS (AP) — A food education center that will include small fields, a kitchen and other features is being built at South Dakota State University. The Brookings Register reports the Local Foods Education Center will also have learning space and a high tunnel building, with an...
May 23, 2016 - 12:57pm
May 16, 2016
SDSU working on 3-year contracts for 3 coaches and AD
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota State University is finalizing the first multi-year contracts it has ever been able to offer coaches. The state Board of Regents in March changed a longstanding policy banning multi-year contracts for state employees. The Argus Leader reports the Jackrabbits...
May 16, 2016 - 1:12pm
May 13, 2016
14-year-old girl dies following rollover crash in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — A 14-year-old girl has died following a rollover crash in Brookings. Trinity Kuehn, of Brookings, died Tuesday at a Sioux Falls hospital, where she was taken after crashing the evening of May 3 in rural Brookings. Brookings County Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring...
May 13, 2016 - 3:34pm
Regents approve Master of Engineering degree for 2 schools
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents has approved a new master of engineering degree for its two engineering schools. The degree was approved for South Dakota State University and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Officials say the program focuses on coursework...
May 13, 2016 - 11:44am
May 6, 2016
Next South Dakota State president proud of his Lakota roots
BROOKINGS (AP) — The next president of South Dakota State University will bring with him a rare perspective for the leader of a state institution. Barry Dunn, 62, is an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe and spent more than a quarter of his life living on the reservation....
May 6, 2016 - 6:31pm
May 5, 2016
Mitchell's Patton wins state bowling competition
BROOKINGS — Mitchell's Laurel Patton finished first in her division at the South Dakota State U.S. Bowling Center Women's Tournament, which concluded Sunday at Prairie Lanes in Brookings and was played over four weeks. Patton was the top-finisher in the handicap all-events division,...
May 5, 2016 - 11:38pm