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Area Halloween events scheduled
Ventriloquist brings 'talking dog' to Pepsi-Cola Theatre
Fort Thompson woman accused of stealing funds meant to help tribal members
Canton man sentenced for selling stolen items on eBay
Trial begins for man accused of killing infant son
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.
Gold rush: No. 1 Kernels cruise into semifinals
Area volleyball roundup: Rustlers rally for five-set win at Platte-Geddes
Photos from the Kernels 79-22 win over Sturgis in 11AA playoffs
Tigers win season opener in Colorado
New faces abound for DWU men
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ruth E. Baker
Mary Jo Wittstruck
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
October 20, 2015
Scheduling issues persist for Davison County Fairgrounds
With winter approaching, the Davison County Fairgrounds Complex is about to get more use from local athletes. Scott Houwman, of Avera University Physical Therapy and driving force behind the fairgrounds use as a multi-purpose facility, spoke to the Davison County Commission on Tuesday...
October 20, 2015 - 4:37pm
April 15, 2015
Donations continue to flow for new state fairgrounds hall
HURON (AP) — Donations continue to flow in for a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron. The state's Department of Agriculture says the South Dakota State University College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, the SD 4-H Foundation and the state...
April 15, 2015 - 1:41pm
December 23, 2014
Fairgrounds upgrades given final OK
The Davison County Commissioners approved a facility-use agreement Tuesday with Avera Queen of Peace, clearing the way for the Davison County Fairgrounds to be used as an indoor sports practice facility. The final step of the year-long process was for a facility-use agreement to...
December 23, 2014 - 10:09pm
August 20, 2014
Deal approved for teams to use fairgrounds as practice facility
A tentative deal approved Tuesday by the Davison County commissioners will give local sport teams a new winter practice venue at the county fairgrounds. The plan was presented during the commission's regular weekly meeting by Scott Houwman, sports enhancement and outreach coordinator...
August 20, 2014 - 6:57pm
July 22, 2014
Panel discusses ways to use fairgrounds
The subject of drawing events to the Davison County Fairgrounds came up again Tuesday, as the county commissioners kicked around ways to bring revenue into the county coffers. The discussion was held during the Davison County Commission's regular meeting at the county's North Offices...
July 22, 2014 - 7:16pm
November 19, 2013
Fairground sports plan moves ahead
Davison County commissioners and the fair board are taking steps toward allowing local youth to use the fairgrounds building as a sports complex...
November 19, 2013 - 9:23pm
March 26, 2013
Renting Davison fairgrounds to get more expensive
Rental rates are going up at the Davison County Fairgrounds. Members of the Davison County Fair Board offered recommendations Tuesday to the Davison County commissioners for updating the rates at the 4-H fairgrounds building west of Mitchell. The commission, meeting at the courthouse...
March 26, 2013 - 5:43pm
January 5, 2012
Sioux Falls fairgrounds worker accused in theft of gold coins, jewelry
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A former grounds worker at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds in Sioux Falls is facing burglary and theft charges. The media reports that 25-year-old Joseph Mirth Jr. is accused of stealing thousands of dollars' worth of gold coins and jewelry from a flea market vendor...
January 5, 2012 - 2:58pm
January 4, 2012
Panel's new leader vows to focus on fairgrounds
Newly chosen Davison County Commission Chairman David Weitala said Tuesday he will place the county fairgrounds complex at the top of his priority list for 2012. Weitala, a 10-year veteran on the commission, was unanimously selected by his fellow commissioners to be chairman during...
January 4, 2012 - 12:23am
October 31, 2011
Committee making plans for fairgrounds' post-Extension future
The Davison County commissioners will get some help finding income at the Davison County 4-H fairgrounds. The County Fair Board has set up a...
October 31, 2011 - 12:37am
September 6, 2011
Davison County Commission will study use, revenue at fairgrounds
With the final payment due on the Davison County 4-H Fairgrounds this month, the Davison County commissioners, besides arranging a mortgage-burning party, have a bigger problem -- namely, how to make the complex cover its costs. That topic, as well as others, will be considered when...
September 6, 2011 - 12:58am