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WOSTER: Gone but lessons learned in old gyms live on
Enhancements to ClearPath 511 unveiled
Anthrax confirmed in SD for first time this year
Purple Heart recognition day planned
Around the region
Rep. Noem speaks against impeachment
Candidates finding value in newspaper ads
Candidate sues Secretary of State to get on ballot
Thune sounds alarm as railroad backlog deepens
Noem calls on Senate to pass Highway Trust Fund bill
Mitchell 'punching above its weight' for innovation
Report: SD economic index 'plummets' in July, Midwest region declines
BeMobile to donate filled backpacks
$2M Brookings technology center preparing to open
Fargo ranks first for business; Sioux Falls slips
From sprint to Ironman, and nothing in between
Mitchell White falls in tourney opener
SDSU men’s basketball team heading to Brazil
Mitchell Black goes 2-0 on first day of state tourney
Registration open for Mitchell youth football, soccer
Woonsocket woman celebrates 100th
Former area couple to celebrate 69th
Couple recite vows in May
Couple plan Sept. 6 wedding
Painter brings life to Menno with murals, other work
Robert "Bob" Vellek
H. Jane Gibson
John C. Conway
Russell Ray Morrell
SERMONETTE: Freedom in Christ
LETTER: One indoor pool is not enough
LETTER: Hobby Lobby fight about religion, not health
LETTER: Abortion stops a beating heart
LETTER: Farmers know their checkoffs work
Habitat group drafting recommendations
Pheasants Forever office opens in Brookings
My anticipation is running wild for hunting, fishing expectations in Africa
SD governor awards $1.3M to recreational trails
Survey finds support for Atlantic salmon in Oahe
DWU camp provides glimpse for next season
Forty two area high school girls basketball teams have converged on Mitchell for a two-day team camp hosted by Dakota Wesleyan University, an event that has continued to grow over the past several years. DWU women's basketball coach Jason Christensen said he had to turn teams away...
July 1, 2014 - 12:30am
Chamberlain's Sundall receives award from Mount Marty
CHAMBERLAIN -- Chamberlain native Brock Sundall received an honor from Mount Marty College for his years of service to the Chamberlain baseball program, it was announced Sunday. The Distinguished Professional Achievement Award was given to Sundall as part of an alumni reunion at...
July 1, 2014 - 12:27am
June 30, 2014
Thune's new spokeswoman is Chamberlain native
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune has promoted a Chamberlain native as his new communications director for his Senate and Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee offices in Washington. Rachel Millard replaces Andi Fouberg, who's the new president and CEO of the...
news / politics
June 30, 2014 - 10:41pm
No injuries after I-90 semi fire
CHAMBERLAIN -- A semi-truck pulling a horse trailer started on fire Monday afternoon, but no injuries were reported in the incident. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Adam Woxland said flames ignited in the vehicle on Interstate 90, near mile marker 263 in the Chamberlain area....
news / local
June 30, 2014 - 10:25pm
Wheat Growers group eyes rail service, loader facility
ABERDEEN (AP) — Wheat Growers says it is looking forward to the eventual return of heavy rail service from Chamberlain to Presho as it looks at potential locations to build a $40 million facility west of Chamberlain. Nearly 150 people attended a series of meetings in Lyman...
news / state
June 30, 2014 - 5:16pm
June 25, 2014
Wessington Springs amateur game gets community away from reality
WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- In the midst of a chaotic week, an amateur baseball game brought a calmness through Wessington Springs Sunday. "We were uneasy about whether we should play or not," Owls' pitcher/infielder Mitch McLagan said.
June 25, 2014 - 12:38am
June 18, 2014
Corsica’s Denning strikes out 20 in Post 274 win
CORSICA — Deric Denning struck out 20 Chamberlain batters in a 3-1 win for Corsica in a Legion baseball game Tuesday. Denning went all nine innings for Post 274 , allowing one run on seven hits and walking five. He added two singles and a run scored. Nick Blom also finished with...
June 18, 2014 - 12:23am
June 17, 2014
Chamberlain man reaches 93 years
CHAMBERLAIN -- Avery O. Thompson, Chamberlain, will celebrate his 93rd birthday on Friday, June 20. His family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to P.O. Box 267, Chamberlain, S.D., 57325.
life / celebrations
June 17, 2014 - 9:52pm
June 13, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Winner HOUSING SUMMIT HELD IN WINNER: Local contractors, bankers, real estate agents and area officials met last week in Winner to discuss what can be done about housing issues in the city. Mike Harsma, director...
news / local
June 13, 2014 - 1:27pm
June 12, 2014
Thursday's sports schedule
• Amateur baseball: Alexandria at Dimock-Emery, 8 p.m. in Emery; Chamberlain at Wessington Springs, 8 p.m.; Tripp-Delmont at Corsica/Stickney, 8 p.m.; Parkston Mudcats at Platte, 8 p.m.
June 12, 2014 - 12:13am
June 10, 2014
Pearson birth announcement
A boy, Bo Tobin Pearson, was born on May 19, 2014, to Cassie and Rick Pearson, of Chamberlain, on May 19, 2014, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital. He joins a sister, Cambry Jo. Grandparents are Rick and Deb Tobin, Plankinton; and Jim and Gay Pearson.
life / celebrations
June 10, 2014 - 5:58pm
June 9, 2014
Chamberlain approves school upgrade
The $7.5 million project includes a new 500-seat performing arts center, upgraded career and technical education (CTE) space, athletic facilities for wrestling and gymnastics and a weight room. It is the first phase of a $12.6 million plan.
news / state
June 9, 2014 - 10:16pm
June 3, 2014
SD schools vote down shot clock amendment
South Dakota Class A high school basketball will have the shot clock for the 2014-15 school year after a proposed amendment failed to receive the necessary support to halt the change. It was announced Monday that the school boards from South Dakota voted 89 yes to 76 no on the...
sports / prep
June 3, 2014 - 12:19am
June 1, 2014
Priebe doubles up on hurdle titles
SIOUX FALLS -- Hudson Priebe finished his stellar career with a pair of state titles at the Class A state track and field meet Saturday at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls. The Chamberlain senior won the 110- and 300-meter hurdle events, while also placing third in the 200-meter...
sports / prep
June 1, 2014 - 11:57pm
Chamberlain woman awarded medical degree
MacKenzie Mertz, Chamberlain, received her doctor of osteopoathic medicine degree on May 24, at the Hy-Vee Hall, Iowa Events Center, Des Moines. She is the daughter of Tim and Julie Mertz, Chamberlain.
June 1, 2014 - 10:08pm