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Police: Man in mask, US Postal Service uniform robs business
University of South Dakota football player accused of rape
A self-proclaimed Nazi is banned from his college campus in Florida - but allowed to remain a student
Hughes County Jail on pace for record federal revenue
Thanksgiving meal served up for oil spill cleanup crews
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
The Vikings could be the first team to play Super Bowl at home
Gritty Gorilla: Gregory's McCance named Republic player of the year
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Michael "Mick" Kirwan
Sylvester "John" Charette
Jennie (Dykman) Bultsma
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
THUNE: A once-in-a-generation opportunity
SMITH: An important time to be thankful
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wayne Decker is turning 85
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
March 7, 2017
Huskies hold off Flyers for region crown, stay perfect
MADISON—Bridgewater-Emery has utilized a balanced scoring attack all season, but when the game was in the balance on Tuesday, it went to...
March 7, 2017 - 11:20pm
February 11, 2017
DWU Culver's Classic: Rentz 3-pointer lifts Dell Rapids over St. Thomas More
Carson Rentz's nailed a 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift Dell Rapids to a 53-51 boys basketball win over St. Thomas More at the DWU/Culver's Classic...
February 11, 2017 - 4:27pm
February 4, 2017
DWU Classic pairings released
Pairings for the 8th Annual DWU/Culver’s Classic were released Saturday morning. For the second year, the classic will open with four girls'...
February 4, 2017 - 9:56am
November 17, 2016
Flyers frustrate Raiders in sweep
HURON—The Class B defending state champions looked the part on Thursday. No. 3 Chester Area cruised past No. 6 Lyman 3-0 in the first round...
November 17, 2016 - 9:10pm
November 8, 2016
Flyers take down Hanson
MADISON — The third time was not the charm for the Hanson Beavers volleyball team on Tuesday night. Chester Area built an early 2-0 lead and walked away with a 3-1 victory over Hanson to win the Region 4B championship for a third straight time. The Flyers (24-6) will play in...
November 8, 2016 - 10:09pm
April 13, 2016
Nelson wins twice for MCS at Chester
CHESTER — Mitchell Christian's Alec Nelson led the way for the Golden Eagles Tuesday at the Chester Booster Club Invitational track meet. Nelson won both the 800- and 1,600 meter races on the boys side. Nelson ran the 800 in 2 minutes, 22.61 seconds and edged out Samuel Jensen...
April 13, 2016 - 10:48pm
March 30, 2016
Brant Lake area residents vote to form municipality
CHESTER (AP) — Residents of three neighborhoods on the north side of Brant Lake in Lake County have voted to become South Dakota's newest municipality. The Madison Daily Leader reports that Tuesday's vote was 61-9 in favor of the move. The area currently is overseen by a township...
March 30, 2016 - 11:27am
March 28, 2016
Brant Lake neighborhoods to vote Tuesday on incorporation
CHESTER (AP) — Voters in three neighborhoods on the north side of Brant Lake will decide Tuesday whether their community should become a new municipality. Residents and property owners along Coves North Road, Brant Grove Drive and Brant Lake Hill will vote on whether to incorporate....
March 28, 2016 - 1:03pm
November 10, 2015
Chester beats Hanson for Region 4B title
MADISON — The Chester Flyers, ranked second in Class B, came from behind to edge the Hanson Beavers 3-2 in the Region 4B championship game...
November 10, 2015 - 11:49pm
August 2, 2013
May ceremony unites couple
Mallory Leigh Metzger and Jason Thomas Park were married on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at St. John Lutheran Church, Dimock, with the Rev. Erika Lehmann officiating. Parents of the couple are Russell and Doris Metzger, Corsica; and Tom and Janet Park, Chester. Maid of honor was Megan...
August 2, 2013 - 10:28pm
April 8, 2013
Chester school administrator retiring
CHESTER (AP) -- An educator with more than 40 years of experience is retiring from the Chester Area School District. KELO-TV reports that Faith Stratton is retiring as principal of the Chester Area School District's elementary school. Stratton has spent four decades working as a...
April 8, 2013 - 3:06pm
September 15, 2012
Seahawks get back on track with win over Mount Vernon
ETHAN -- Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan scored 46 second-quarter points en route to a 60-12 win over Mount Vernon in a high school football game Friday...
September 15, 2012 - 12:10am
December 12, 2011
Lutheran church in Chester will close after 104 years
CHESTER (AP) -- A 104-year-old church in Chester held its final Sunday service this weekend because of dwindling membership. The St. John Lutheran Church has 79 registered members, but attendance at Sunday services usually attracts just a couple of dozen people. Church Council President...
December 12, 2011 - 7:20am