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Construction projects around Mitchell clog main routes
Rapid City man found in doghouse after allegedly stealing liquor
Watertown man sentenced for sexually abusing 5-year-old
Elvis' guitar donor says he is rightful owner
Three more statehood celebration committees organize
Rep. Noem speaks against impeachment
Candidates finding value in newspaper ads
Candidate sues Secretary of State to get on ballot
Thune sounds alarm as railroad backlog deepens
Noem calls on Senate to pass Highway Trust Fund bill
Mitchell 'punching above its weight' for innovation
BeMobile to donate filled backpacks
$2M Brookings technology center preparing to open
Fargo ranks first for business; Sioux Falls slips
Wheat Growers welcomes Scotland native as agronomy sales manager
Kernels rebuilding on O-line
Amateur baseball roundup: Mudcats, Platte earn state tourney berths
Friday's sports schedule
Mitchell opens state tourney against Pierre
Tyndall moves to region final
At the Movies
Orchestra plans statehood performance in Capitol
PHOTO: Showing calf at Achievement Days
‘Ready, Set, Move!’ preschool gym starts Oct. 1 at local YWCA
Ada L. Achen
James (Jim) Daniel McCormick
John C. Conway
Ruth Marie (Sharer) Heying
Lois P. Sweet
GUEBERT: Grain, meat and the carnivore’s dilemma
OPINION: FFA Creed accurately tells of living on land
NOEM: Trafficking victims need a place to go
JOHNSON: Health reform is expanding coverage
DAUGAARD: State on sound fiscal footing
Pheasants Forever office opens in Brookings
My anticipation is running wild for hunting, fishing expectations in Africa
SD governor awards $1.3M to recreational trails
Survey finds support for Atlantic salmon in Oahe
Bighorn sheep transplants chosen carefully
May 11, 2014
DWU students honored at convocation
Many Dakota Wesleyan University students were honored on April 27 at the 2014 Honors Convocation held on campus. Students were recognized for honors in scholarship and for active participation in a variety of campus clubs or events.
May 11, 2014 - 10:07am
May 7, 2014
DWU’s Burr, Hogg earn all-conference honors
Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golfers Tyler Burr and Thomas Hogg earned all-Great Plains Athletic Conference honorable mention honors, it was announced Tuesday. Burr, a sophomore and Belle Fourche native, was the only Tiger to compete in all four GPAC qualifiers this season,...
sports / Tigers
May 7, 2014 - 11:53pm
Summer hours announced for DWU campus
Dakota Wesleyan University will begin observing summer hours on Monday All campus offices will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. The McGovern Library will observe the following summer hours: closed weekends; open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, May...
May 7, 2014 - 9:37pm
Former DWU Tiger signs with indoor pro team in Virginia
RICHMOND, Va. — Former Dakota Wesleyan University quarterback Jon Bane’s dream of playing professional football has come true. Bane has signed to play with the Richmond Raiders, indoor professional football team in Richmond, Va. “I am really excited. It seems like a great...
sports / Tigers
May 7, 2014 - 12:13am
May 4, 2014
2014 winners of the Agnes Hyde Writing Contest announced at DWU
The winners of this year's Agnes Hyde Writing Contest at Dakota Wesleyan University have been announced. The following is a list of the winners of this year's literary contest. Essay: First, "To Be, or Not To Be?" by Ashley Kingdon, Huron. Second, "Matter over Mind," by...
May 4, 2014 - 9:45pm
DWU graduates told to prepare for opportunities
Before this year's Dakota Wesleyan University graduates crossed the stage and received their degrees Saturday at the Corn Palace, they were told to be ready for the opportunities that await them after graduation. Terry Grindstaff, a 1999 graduate of DWU, gave the commencement address...
news / local
May 4, 2014 - 8:15pm
May 3, 2014
DWU announces faculty promotions and grants of tenure
Five faculty members at Dakota Wesleyan University were recognized at the Honors Convocation for promotion and tenure. Lori Bork, of the Arlene Gates Department of Nursing, was promoted to full professor status. Bork has been teaching nursing at DWU since 2001. She received her...
news / local
May 3, 2014 - 8:17am
May 2, 2014
PHOTO: Ball game smooch
Dakota Wesleyan University played Morningside College during the Great Plains Athletic Conference baseball tournament Thursday afternoon at Cadwell Park in Mitchell.
May 2, 2014 - 7:01am
May 1, 2014
DWU softball 1-1 after opening day of GPAC tourney
HASTINGS, Neb. -- After the first day of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament, the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team is still alive. The Tigers (21-17, 11-9 GPAC) opened the double-elimination tournament with a 10-2 loss to No. 4 seed Hastings College, but bounced...
May 1, 2014 - 9:33pm
April 30, 2014
PHOTO: DWU Service Day
Dakota Wesleyan University students, faculty and staff participated in the school’s annual Service Day on Tuesday in Mitchell. Alex Kuehler, 22, left, and Professor Bethany Melroe dig around a tree at the Dakota Discovery Museum to put in new mulch. They bundled up to stay warm...
April 30, 2014 - 7:45am
Record-setting Tigers ready for GPAC tourney
This is the best softball team Dakota Wesleyan University’s Ed Kieff has coached in his tenure. His team speaks for itself after its record-setting regular season. The Tigers are 20-16 overall and 11-9 in Great Plains Athletic Conference at the end of the regular season. DWU...
sports / Tigers
April 30, 2014 - 12:11am
April 29, 2014
Honorary doctorate, speaker announced for DWU's 2014 commencement
Dakota Wesleyan University will celebrate commencement Saturday with a baccalaureate service and graduation, and an honorary degree will be conferred posthumously upon a former faculty member. Baccalaureate will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Sherman Center on campus, and commencement...
news / local
April 29, 2014 - 5:35pm
April 26, 2014
DWU dean, wife spend summers ministering to Eskimo tribe
By Sam Sandau DWU University Relations Summer vacation is usually about enjoying the warm weather and relaxing. However, for Dr. Ed Plastow, summer is spent in the physically, mentally and spiritually rough terrain of Alaska’s west coast. For the past 14 years, Plastow,...
April 26, 2014 - 9:02pm
April 25, 2014
PHOTO: Spring concert
Upcoming DWU concerts include the Spring Ring at 7 p.m. Sunday at the First United Methodist Church in Mitchell; the Children’s Choir Concert at 7 p.m. May 1, at First United Methodist Church; and LyricWood’s concert at 4 p.m. May 4 in the Sherman Center.
life / entertainment
April 25, 2014 - 4:16pm
April 24, 2014
DWU welcoming four into athletic HOF this weekend
Emily (Janssen) Petoske is excited to reunite with her Dakota Wesleyan University family this weekend. Petoske, an Emery native, is one of four people being inducted into the DWU Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday. The ceremony, which honors 15 senior Tiger athletes and the four inductees,...
sports / Tigers
April 24, 2014 - 11:56pm