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Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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
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