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Photos from Kids Ice fishing at Cabela's Pond
Photos from NAIFC qualifier at Lake Mitchell
Essigs honored for volunteerism
Yankton effort seeks $7 million for Boys & Girls Club
Beefing up cancer care
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
South Dakota leading sunflower state for 2nd straight year
'Time is ripe' for food hubs
THUNE: New South Dakota delegation will hit the ground running
Hockey briefs: Marlin girls split with Watertown
Monday's sports schedule
Area high school basketball roundup: Huskies edge WiLdKats in 60-58 boys game
College basketball: SDSU men beat ORU
Mitchell Christian teams fall over weekend
Mitchell woman celebrates 70th
Making the planet a better place for all of us
Mitchell couple to celebrate 50 years
Hofer birth announcement
NASELLO: Fancy lookin', easy cookin'
May L. Bely
Don B. Boyd
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Is RNC nudging earlier primaries on South Dakota?
LETTER: Keystone project not as green as it seems
LETTER: Wake up, American churches
LETTER: Sand, don't salt, the roads
Legislation would allow bullheads as bait in South Dakota
WILTZ: Don’t lose an awareness of brutal SD weather
Panel approves expansion of dog hunting for mountain lions
For decades, hunter, angler Wicker Bill has called SD home
WILTZ: A little southern swing
December 12, 2014
DWU briefs: Ten DWU athletes earn scholar award
Ten Dakota Wesleyan University athletes were National Scholar Athlete award winners for fall sports. Athletes must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status. Tiger athletes earning the honor are men's soccer players...
December 12, 2014 - 5:06pm
November 9, 2014
DWU women take 8th, men 10th at GPAC meet
The Dakota Wesleyan University women's team took eighth on Saturday and the men 10th at the Great Plains Athletic Conference cross country meet at Wild Oak Golf Club in Mitchell. Eleven teams competed in both the women's and men's races. Dordt College, which is ranked second in the...
November 9, 2014 - 10:34pm
October 31, 2014
Area runners earn all-state honors
The all-state cross country teams were announced on Friday, with several area athletes being honored. Lorna Gregerson, of Mount Vernon/Plankinton, Lexy Leischner, of Ethan/Parkston, and Ella Byers, of Chamberlain, all finished in the top 25 of the state cross country meet. The top...
October 31, 2014 - 10:52pm
October 27, 2014
Tiger cross country runners compete at Mount Marty Invitational
YANKTON -- In the final competition before hosting the Great Plains Athletic Conference Championships on Nov.
October 27, 2014 - 4:46pm
October 26, 2014
Kernel girls cross country team finishes in 15th place at state meet
HURON -- The Mitchell High School boys and girls cross country teams took home 16th and 15th place, respectively, at the Class AA state cross country meet on Saturday in Huron. On a warm late October afternoon heat was going to play a factor into the race, but with clear skies...
October 26, 2014 - 11:25pm
MVP and Ethan/Parkston earn top 5 finishes at Class A state meet
HURON -- Mount Vernon/Plankinton earned a third place finish and Ethan/Parkston took home fifth place at the Class A girls state cross country meet on Saturday in Huron. MVP finished with 74 points and Ethan/Parkston had 83 points, while St. Thomas More won the event with 53 points. Eighth-grader...
October 26, 2014 - 11:24pm
Freeman Academy boys, Freeman girls take third place in Class B
HURON -- Two different Freeman schools raced to third place finishes at the Class B state cross country meet on Saturday in Huron. Freeman Academy took home a third place finish with 38 points falling just short of second place James Valley Christian, which finished with 37 po...
October 26, 2014 - 11:23pm
October 24, 2014
Kernel runners ready for state meet
Heading into the boys and girls state cross country meet, Mitchell will be looking for its two All-Eastern South Dakota Conference runners to help pace the Kernels to a strong finish. The Class 11AA state cross country meet takes place at 3 p.m. today at Broadland Creek Golf Course...
October 24, 2014 - 11:18pm
Ethan/Parkston teams, others ready for Class A state meet
For the first time in nine years, both the boys and girls cross country teams from Parkston qualified for the state meet. Both Parkston programs made the state cross country meet in 2005 but hasn't advanced both teams to state since co-oping with Ethan. "We're trying to build that...
October 24, 2014 - 11:16pm
Freeman Academy boys running after state cross country title
If the Region 3B cross country meet was any indication, the Freeman Academy boys cross country team is prepared to take home more hardware at state on Saturday. The Bobcats finished first as a team in the regional meet on Oct. 15. Ryan Haggerty and Thaniel Schroeder finished in first...
sports / prep
October 24, 2014 - 12:19am
October 22, 2014
Catching up with former area athletes: DSU's Caitlin Pick smashes 1,000th career kill
Caitlin Pick is a force to be reckoned with on the volleyball court. The Kimball native smashed her 1,000th career kill on Saturday in Dakota State University's loss to Waldorf College. Pick recorded a team-high 15 kills and added 10 blocks for a double-double. Last week, the Trojans...
October 22, 2014 - 8:24pm
October 16, 2014
MVP girls take first at Region 4A
CHAMBERLAIN -- The Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls cross country team raced to a first-place finish at the Region 4A meet on Thursday in Chamberlain. MVP finished with a score of 23, while Chamberlain took third place with 47. Todd County was second with 32. The top 20 runners and...
October 16, 2014 - 10:36pm
Leischner leads Ethan/Parkston at region meet
VERMILLION -- Lexy Leischner to Ethan/Parkston to a Region 3A girls cross country title Thursday in Vermillion. Leischner, an eighth-grader, ran the 4K race in 15 minutes, 24.36 seconds, beating second-place Marisa Schulz, of Dakota Valley, by just under 6 seconds. Ethan/Parkston...
October 16, 2014 - 10:07pm
Howard girls win Region 2B cross country meet
HOWARD -- Three Howard girls cross country runners finished in the top-10 to help the Tigers claim a first place finish at the Region 2B cross country meet on Wednesday at Howard Golf Course in Howard. Howard's Josie Erickson took home fourth place with a time of 16:57 while her...
October 16, 2014 - 12:13am
Freeman Academy boys cross country team wins Region 3B
FREEMAN -- Ryan Haggerty and Thaniel Schroeder finished in first and second to pace the Freeman Academy boys cross country team to a first place finish at the Region 3B cross country meet on Wednesday in Freeman. Haggerty won the event with a time of 17:51, while Schroeder finished...
October 16, 2014 - 12:09am