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A snow surprise for mid-October
County board to meet on Tuesday
Why college costs soared as more students enrolled
Elizabeth Warren builds expansive Democratic campaign effort ahead of likely 2020 bid
Saudi Arabia rejects 'threats' after Trump vows 'severe punishment' on Khashoggi disappearance
South Dakota expecting record corn and soybean crops
Nearly half a million people attend Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Conquering the 'digital divide' to bring next-gen wireless to farms, rural areas
Traders say bad day was overdue in stocks, not a reason to panic
Sears could finally be nearing bankruptcy after years of decline
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Bin Sweet Bin
Cattle theft, and prevention, go high-tech
We have more to leave behind than the farm
The Pinke Post: Finding fashionable workwear made for women
Looking for octane 88? This web site can help
Brisk run: 162 runners finish half marathon
Bradley's double helps Red Sox tie ALCS
Hear that? That's Kirk Cousins leading the Vikings at top of his lungs
With Jimmy Butler back, Timberwolves move on toward uncertain future
Almirola wins SHR-dominated race at Talladega
Harlan T. Hysell
Kris (Gertie) Gerstenecker
Ray Chris Cuny Jr.
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
LETTER: A bad name for SD state park
LETTER: Klinger is a good choice for District 20
LETTER: A vote for the judge is a good choice
Youth pheasant hunters carry on tradition
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
South Dakota deer hunters will face licensing changes
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
Chuck and Lois Paulson
Donald and Jean Dorale
October 14, 2018
Why college costs soared as more students enrolled
Today's college students and recent alumni often look wistfully to the 1960s.
11 hours 6 min ago
September 6, 2018
DWU awaits conference season: Tiger volleyball off to 9-1 start
Dakota Wesleyan University's undefeated start is in the rearview mirror and now a tough conference schedule is on the horizon. The Tiger volleyball...
September 6, 2018 - 7:05am
September 1, 2018
College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
College is increasingly seen by high school students as a means to an end: getting a job. Since the Great Recession, surveys of teenagers - and...
September 1, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 21, 2018
Commentary: Prehistoric college football coaches are killing players. It's past time to stop them.
Heatstroke didn't kill Jordan McNair, the berserk excesses of coach DJ Durkin and his staff did. No amount of "honoring" McNair can pretty up...
August 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 5, 2018
Despite strong economy, worrying financial signs for higher education
Earlham College in Indiana might lack a national brand name, but as Rick Seltzer pointed out in the online publication Inside Higher Ed recently,...
August 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 2, 2018
Donors give $102,000 to gay valedictorian who couldn't afford college after clashing with his parents
On paper, everything was going well for Seth Owen. A valedictorian of a high school in Jacksonville, Florida, with a 4.16 grade-point average,...
August 2, 2018 - 8:42am
June 25, 2018
DWU women sticking with similar approach
Fresh off a national championship, it's business as usual for the Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team. The Tigers are the NAIA...
June 25, 2018 - 10:57pm
June 21, 2018
Hutmacher hears from top college programs
CHAMBERLAIN -- South Dakota heavyweight Nash Hutmacher is being recruited by some college football heavyweights. Hutmacher, a Chamberlain multi-sport...
June 21, 2018 - 7:00am
May 30, 2018
Walmart to offer employees a college education for $1 a day
Walmart, the country's largest private employer, announced Wednesday that it will pay for its workers to go back to school - as long as they...
May 30, 2018 - 2:14pm
May 11, 2018
Fossum resigns as DWU track and field and cross country coach
The Dakota Wesleyan University track and field and cross country coach Derik Fossum has announced his resignation from the position after four...
May 11, 2018 - 3:50pm
May 10, 2018
Catching up with former area athletes: Three area players finish Mount Marty baseball careers
Three area baseball players—Derek Miller, Deric Denning and Hunter Hallock—recently capped off their careers with the Mount Marty College baseball team. The Lancers defeated Doane University 15-11 (11 innings) on a walk-off grand slam to stay alive in the Great Plains...
May 10, 2018 - 2:30pm
May 9, 2018
Black Hills St. can start planning an online special-ed master's degree
VERMILLION—Black Hills State University received approval Wednesday to start planning a master of arts in teaching degree for special education. The South Dakota Board of Regents gave the green light during a meeting at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion. Courses would...
May 9, 2018 - 9:38pm
May 7, 2018
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
As another academic year winds down on campuses nationwide, the news about the financial underpinning of colleges and universities keeps getting worse. Two studies out in the past week show that key revenue sources at public and private universities continue to shrink without any...
May 7, 2018 - 11:16am
May 4, 2018
Tigers eliminated from GPAC softball tournament
FREMONT, Neb.—The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team lost two games and were eliminated from the Great Plains Athletic Conference...
May 4, 2018 - 11:15pm
Sudbeck finding her way in the hammer throw
SIOUX FALLS—Abby Sudbeck loves competing at the Dakota Relays. Three years ago, the former Mitchell Kernel set the school record in the...
May 4, 2018 - 10:24pm