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Prayer walk marks anniversary of Dakota Access protest camp closure
Senate OKs tougher standards in wake of GEAR UP scandal
'He never went in': Armed sheriff's deputy stayed outside Florida school while mass killing took place
Mueller files new charges in Manafort, Gates case
City declares snow emergency; DWU calls of night classes
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Peter Elander explains the 'Oops, I Did It Again' shootout move
Ice time tough to come by, but Wild defenseman Mike Reilly presses on
2014 Team USA shootout hero T.J. Oshie, former Warroad and UND star, salutes golden goal
A flurry of gold as Winter Games near conclusion
Prep Focus: Versatile Eklund racking up the wins
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Bessie Melva Boughey
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
OPINION: Session is about two-thirds complete
WOSTER: 'Knock off the quads and let them skate'
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
February 7, 2018
Dell Rapids man accused of stealing from 5 Davison Co. businesses
A Davison County grand jury has indicted a Dell Rapids man for stealing or damaging more than $5,300 worth of money and equipment from five Davison...
February 7, 2018 - 8:00am
September 25, 2017
Trojans claim Region 3A title
PIERRE — With four finishers in the top-12 individual places Monday, Parkston's boys golf team claimed the Region 3A title at Hillsview Golf Course in Pierre. The Trojans shot 343 as a team, finishing 13 strokes ahead of second-place Mobridge-Pollock at 356 and Chamberlain was...
September 25, 2017 - 10:39pm
July 23, 2017
Strong start lifts McCook/Miner over Dell Rapids
WINNER—On its third day at the Class B state Legion tournament, the McCook/Miner baseball team didn't wait around to score any runs. M/M,...
July 23, 2017 - 4:29pm
July 21, 2017
Class B state Legion roundup: Royals upend McCook/Miner in opener
WINNER — A three-run first inning set the table for Winner/Colome Post 169 and the host Royals were able to make the lead hold up, as they...
July 21, 2017 - 10:22pm
July 20, 2017
Class B state Legion baseball capsules
WINNER—Eight teams converge on Winner this weekend for the Class B state Legion tournament at Leahy Bowl. The double-elimination tournament...
July 20, 2017 - 6:49pm
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
December 8, 2016
Stepfather charged in death of toddler in Dell Rapids
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Sheriff's officials say the stepfather of an 18-month-old boy has been arrested and charged in the child's death in southeastern South Dakota. Minnehaha County Sheriff's Capt. Jason Gearman said Thursday officers were called to a Dell Rapids home Wednesday afternoon...
December 8, 2016 - 11:07am
Authorities investigate child death in South Dakota
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Authorities are investigating the suspicious death of a child in southeastern South Dakota. The Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office says the death happened in a home in Dell Rapids. Authorities say the call came in around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and was originally...
December 8, 2016 - 8:16am
December 6, 2016
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Flyers top Trojans
PARKSTON — Fueled by Erika Sage's 26 points, Freeman earned a season-opening victory over the Parkston Trojans 63-49 in prep girls basketball...
December 6, 2016 - 11:30pm
November 17, 2016
Authorities say domestic altercation led to fatal shooting
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Investigators said a Dell Rapids man was fatally shot near his home Tuesday night. Jonathan Puttmann, 39, was shot once in the head and was later pronounced dead at a hospital, the Argus Leader reported. A 23-year-old male is being held in the Minnehaha County...
November 17, 2016 - 10:35am
November 16, 2016
1 person dead in Dell Rapids shooting
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Sheriff's officials say one person has died in a shooting in southeast South Dakota. Minnehaha County Sheriff's Capt. Mike Walsh tells the Argus Leader the shooting happened Tuesday about 8 p.m. in Dell Rapids. Someone was performing CPR on the victim when emergency...
November 16, 2016 - 10:27am
August 12, 2016
Pet ducks cause a dilemma in Dell Rapids
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Two ducks are causing a dilemma in Dell Rapids. The Dana Stelzer family has two pet Pekin ducks in their backyard. The domesticated Huey and Louie have become a hit in the neighborhood over the past six months, but their days as Dell Rapids residents might be...
August 12, 2016 - 10:50am
July 23, 2016
Game, Fish and Parks: Avoid Big Sioux close to Dell Rapids
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks wants people looking for fun on the water to steer clear of the Big Sioux River close to Dell Rapids. The agency says the state Department of Transportation is doing work on a bridge over the river south of the city. People who...
July 23, 2016 - 9:23am
July 22, 2016
Wagner hopeful for Class A junior teener tourney
WAGNER — For the Wagner junior teener baseball team, the team's two mainstays — pitching and hitting — will be important again this weekend. Wagner will play in the VFW 13- and 14-year-old Class A tournament, which begins today and runs through Sunday in Dell Rapids....
July 22, 2016 - 12:37am