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Trump questions keep rolling in for Noem
Thune talks IHS, tribal relations with Wagner students
Abrahamson Elected SDREA Secretary
Chamberlain man arrested for assault with machete
Bridgewater family displaced by Monday fire
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD college football preview: Nielson takes on old team in USD-WIU duel
'Consistent performer': Michels makes plays for Kernels
Dordt sweeps Tigers in three sets
Mitchell's Brewster to join Tiger women's basketball
Catching up with former area athletes: Fossum, Juffer lead Coyotes into new swim season
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Munsen birth announcement
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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
July 20, 2016
Dell Rapids Mudcats shut out Salem
DELL RAPIDS — Colin Karst and Gregg Hilmoe combined for a five-hit shutout for the Dell Rapids Mudcats Tuesday night, defeating the Salem Cubs 6-0 in amateur baseball action to wrap up the Cornbelt League season. Karst picked up the win, throwing seven innings, allowing three...
July 20, 2016 - 11:53pm
April 4, 2016
DOT to reconstruct Highway 115 south of Dell Rapids
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Transportation on Monday will begin an $8.3 million project to reconstruct Highway 115 and replace a bridge over the Big Sioux River south of Dell Rapids. Once the bridge is removed, traffic on Highway 115 from Centennial Place to...
April 4, 2016 - 1:28pm
February 16, 2016
High-scoring Hoglund excited to join Tigers
In his senior year, Dell Rapids boys basketball player Ty Hoglund has made a name for himself. He's averaging 27.5 points per game and he has...
February 16, 2016 - 12:12am
February 10, 2016
Judge issues restraining order against Dell Rapid teacher
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A judge has issued a permanent restraining order against a former Dell Rapids teacher accused of inappropriately texting a student. The Argus Leader reports the judge on Tuesday ordered the 45-year-old man to stay away from the victim, her home, her job and Dell...
February 10, 2016 - 6:20pm
January 14, 2016
Dell Rapid student obtains protection order against teacher
DELL RAPIDS, S.D. (AP) — A student has obtained a protection order against a high school band teacher in Dell Rapids who apparently has since been put on leave. Court documents say the teacher sent sexually explicit messages to the female student via Facebook last month. A judge...
January 14, 2016 - 1:32pm
September 28, 2015
Dell Rapids woman dies in single-vehicle weekend crash
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A weekend crash near Dell Rapids killed a 55-year-old woman from the city. The Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office says Charlene Adams lost control of her vehicle and it rolled several times in a ditch about a mile north of Dell Rapids shortly before 1 a.m....
September 28, 2015 - 9:04am
August 2, 2015
SD Class B State Amateur Tournament first-round pairings
SD Class B Amateur State Tournament At Cadwell Park Mitchell #-Home team First round Wednesday, Aug. 5 Milbank vs. #Lennox Only One, 6 p.m. Kimball/White Lake vs. #Canova, 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6 Hartforld/Humboldt vs. #Akron, 11 a.m. Crofton vs. #Garretson,...
August 2, 2015 - 12:01am
July 30, 2015
Dell Rapids, Lennox advance to state
FLANDREUA—The Dell Rapids Mudcats scored four times in the bottom of the eighth inning to erase a 3-0 lead by Madison in a 4-3 win, propelling the Mudcats to the state tournament. The big hit was Nate Henry's bases-clearing double with two outs to give the Mudcats the lead...
July 30, 2015 - 11:58pm
July 17, 2015
Dell Rapids mourns after 3 die, 2 injured in car crash
DELL RAPIDS, S.D. (AP) — The community of Dell Rapids is coming together with a prayer vigil and fundraisers after three people including two children were killed in a car crash near Flandreau. Joshua Krempges, 38, was driving a car that failed to yield at a rural intersection...
July 17, 2015 - 2:44pm
July 16, 2015
Child injured in two-vehicle crash near Flandreau dies
FLANDREAU (AP) — A 7-year-old girl who was injured on Monday in a two-vehicle crash in Moody County has died. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says Mariana Krempges, of Dell Rapids, died at a Sioux Falls hospital Tuesday. The Highway Patrol says 38-year-old Joshua Krempges,...
July 16, 2015 - 3:10pm
July 12, 2015
SD man dies when car hits bridge pillar supporting I-29
BALTIC (AP) — An 89-year-old man is dead after crashing his vehicle into a bridge pillar that supports a portion of Interstate 29 in southeast South Dakota. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says John Jensen, of Dell Rapids, died Friday afternoon. The Highway Patrol says the...
July 12, 2015 - 6:55pm
May 1, 2015
Police surround Dell Rapids home following false report
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A Dell Rapids family woke up to officers surrounding their house Friday morning after police received a false report that a man was threatening to kill his daughter. Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office deputies set up a perimeter around the home after authorities...
May 1, 2015 - 2:12pm