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Funeral Saturday for bicycling mom killed in crash
Study shows Aberdeen, Harrisburg, Canton and Mobridge in or near oil train ‘blast zones’
New pastor named at Northridge Baptist
Crumbling road infrastructure slows energy boom in nation
Around the Region
Myers selects Hubbel as running mate
Pressler invites Obama to SD to talk health care
Former independent candidate in court
Rounds only candidate to support EB-5
Senate candidates show wide array on energy issues
Tourism department sells scenic SD with ads, social media
Tipped workers fare better across SD border
Tveit named to Million Dollar Round Table
PHOTO: New McDonald's
Blasius to lead health group
Mitchell woman to hold American Flag during MLB’s All-Star Game at Target Field
Post 18 falls in tournament opener
3-on-3 basketball tournament at Blarney's canceled
Miller leaving Memphis, Cleveland a possible destination
Amateur baseball roundup: Mount Vernon edges Tripp/Delmont
PHOTO: Homesteading exhibit
Farmer native to mark 70 years as a nun
ACT opens doors to area artists
Bankruptcies for July 12
Lunch menus for July 14 through July 18
Danny Lee Stone
Elaine Faye (Johnson) Kruse
Mary M. Klein
WOSTER: Delight and danger — the two sides of fireworks
OPINION: VA must preserve Battle Mountain Sanitarium
LETTER: Let’s find ways to save the VA
LETTER: Don’t buy into the gas tax deception
LETTER: Hobby Lobby’s logic flawed on birth control
WILTZ: Roger dares to question Jeremy Wade of "River Monsters" fame
More anglers buying licenses in South Dakota so far in 2014
Several SD preserve operators seek 30-pheasant daily bag
GF&P delays decision on fall turkey season
Best thing about big cities are songs written about them
July 10, 2014
Area golfers compete in Brandon
BRANDON -- Sydney Bormann, of Parkston, took home first place in the girls 16-18 division with a score of 71 in the First Dakota National Bank Junior Tour event Monday in Brandon. Sydney Weber, of Parkston, finished in fourth place with a 79 behind Bormann, while Niki Nelson, of...
July 10, 2014 - 9:54pm
July 2, 2014
Area golfers place in junior tour events
HURON -- Several area youth golfers placed at the First Dakota National Bank Junior Tour event Wednesday at Broadland Creek Golf Course in Huron. J.J.
July 2, 2014 - 10:50pm
June 29, 2014
Area banker to lead board of directors
George Kenzy, president/ CEO of First Fidelity Bank, Burke, was recently elected chairman of the South Dakota Bankers Association board of directors. Kenzy has worked at the Burke bank since November 1984. He started as a teller and has had duties with insurance, loans, acquisitions,...
news / business
June 29, 2014 - 11:37pm
June 26, 2014
Burke gets grant for walkability study
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Health Department has awarded $5,000 grants to four communities to assess infrastructure for walkers and bikers. Burke, Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls each received a grant. Representatives from each have already been trained to assess walkability. ...
news / state
June 26, 2014 - 9:01am
June 18, 2014
Seven area golfers place at Fox Run course
YANKTON — Seven area golfers placed in the First Dakota National Bank Junior Tour event held Monday at Fox Run Golf Course in Yankton. Parkston’s Sydney Weber took first in the girls age 16 to 18 division with a round of 81, while Parkston’s Jacob Lee won the 14 to 15 boys...
June 18, 2014 - 12:24am
June 17, 2014
Boundaries narrowly stay for Tripp-Delmont
School board boundaries will stay in the Tripp-Delmont School District after another close vote on the topic. A proposal to eliminate the five boundaries failed, 65 to 63, during Tuesday's election, according to school Business Manager Sherry Hansen. The boundaries are split up based...
news / state
June 17, 2014 - 11:15pm
June 15, 2014
Tripp-Delmont representation plan up for vote again
TRIPP -- A few of the area's school districts will hold elections Tuesday for school board seats and in one district, to potentially reorganize where those seats come from. In the Tripp-Delmont School District, voters will go to the polls to vote on whether to decide the district...
news / state
June 15, 2014 - 10:19pm
June 5, 2014
Area golfers place at tour event
BROOKINGS - Several Mitchell area youth golfers placed in the South Dakota Golf Association’s First Dakota National Bank Junior Tour Thursday. Play was reduced to nine holes for all age divisions because of stormy weather. Jacob Rice, of Mitchell, took second in the boys 16-18...
sports / prep
June 5, 2014 - 9:11pm
June 1, 2014
Local students graduate UNL
Calli Galbraith, Ideal, and Katelyn Kenzy, Burke, graduated from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Neb., on May 10 at Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln.
June 1, 2014 - 10:33pm
May 25, 2014
BACK IN TIME: Early Burke
This image is of Burke, the county seat for Gregory County, circa 1918, when the Methodist Episcopal Church was being constructed. It is from a postcard donated to the Dakotas Conference Archives at Dakota Wesleyan University by Robert Kolbe, of Sioux Falls. The Methodists began meeting...
May 25, 2014 - 10:13pm
May 23, 2014
Regions 6B: Platte-Geddes relays, Gregory's Campbell, Jaguar hurdlers shine
BONESTEEL — The Platte-Geddes girls 800-meter relay team came into the Region 6B track and field meet Thursday in Bonesteel with a final chance to qualify for state, and did just that. The team of sophomore Reganne Engebretson, freshman Jada Nelson, eighth-grader Sarah Erickson...
sports / prep
May 23, 2014 - 12:50am
May 21, 2014
Catching up: Assmus earns league honors with pair of second-place finishes
Shelby Assmus, of Stickney, was named to the All-Summit League in the shot put and the hammer throw following her performance at the conference championships last weekend. The senior finished second in the hammer throw with a toss of 51.02 meters, just behind teammate Amy Paulzine....
sports / college
May 21, 2014 - 10:37pm
Thursday's sports schedule
• Dakota Wesleyan women’s golf at NAIA National Championships in Lincoln, Neb. • Mitchell High School boys tennis at state tournament, TBA in Rapid City. • Mitchell High School track and field at Huron Invitational, 4 p.m. in Huron. • Area track and field: Bon Homme,...
May 21, 2014 - 10:25pm
Scotland’s Fiscel tops girls field; Deubrook Area wins team title
Heading into the final few holes, Scotland’s Maggie Fiscel had no clue she was sitting at the top of the individual leaderboard Tuesday at Lakeview Municipal Golf Course in Mitchell. The freshman carded an 87 Tuesday in the final round to win the Class B girls golf tournament,...
sports / prep
May 21, 2014 - 12:49am
May 19, 2014
Class B boys golf: Familiar territory for Seubert
Drew Seubert is no stranger to being in the top spot after the first round of the Class B boys state golf tournament. He hopes that experience will help him prevail in today’s second round at Wild Oak Golf Club in Mitchell. “I don’t think I’ll be as nervous as I was...
sports / prep
May 19, 2014 - 11:59pm