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Welcome home celebration for MHS gymnastics team set for Monday
NorthWestern gets to power Dakota Access pump station
State's support for public schools hasn't kept up with other spending
Want to pay teachers more? Here are some plans in play
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Wind farm denied in Davison County, could go to public vote
Controversial 500,000-chicken farm 1 step closer to reality
USDA says corn, wheat supplies to rise as exports wane
No-till a lead cropping system in South Dakota
USDA to survey 2,900 South Dakota farmers about plans
Mitchell falls to Watertown
Area high school basketball roundup: Chester Area rallies past Mount Vernon/Plankinton at DWU Classic
No. 16 Tigers take down College of Saint Mary
No. 3 Hawks halt No. 2 Tigers
Herll wins all-around title, as Kernels take four individual titles
Couple marry in Las Vegas
Couple plan to wed April 30
Disney wedding set for couple
Mitchell woman celebrates 90th birthday
At the movies
Thomas D. Schoenfelder
Esther Alice (Scales) Heezen
Mary Ann Shaffer
LETTER: US being harmed by 'progressives'
LETTER: Mitchell crosswalks must be cleared
LETTER: Account of Jesus' life not accurate
LETTER: New legislation misses the mark
LETTER: Davison County panel did the right thing
Biologist expects 'pretty good' fishing in Lake Francis Case
Knowing the lay of the land for tag draws
Silencers, weatherizing firearms, and one of the greatest sporting rifle ever built
Grizzly bears deserve some planning ahead
15-inch walleye limit lifted for 2 northeast SD lakes
February 4, 2016
League creating rule to get women in executive positions
(Reuters) - The National Football League will create a "Rooney Rule" for women that would require teams to interview female candidates for executive positions, Commissioner Roger Goodell said on Thursday. Goodell, in his opening remarks at the NFL's Women's Summit ahead of Sunday's...
News / nation
February 4, 2016 - 5:33pm
South Dakota State football team adds players from 10 states
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota State University football team added 28 players during national signing day. Head coach John Stiegelmeier says this year's class includes recruits at every position. They include high school players from 10 states, including South Dakota. SDSU made...
News / state
February 4, 2016 - 1:14pm
Area recruiting roundup: Scotland pair picked for defense at Morningside, Northern St.
SCOTLAND — The Scotland High School football team's defensive unit was stout all season in 2015, holding opponents to 12.4 points per game....
February 4, 2016 - 8:56am
February 3, 2016
Genant completes college dream
PARKSTON—Antonio "Tony" Thompson still has the picture from the first day he met Wes Genant. The 14-year-old version of the Parkston Trojan...
February 3, 2016 - 11:00pm
January 29, 2016
Regents want permanent fix for multi-year contract issue
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents wants a permanent solution rather than a temporary fix for a policy that's preventing the University of South Dakota from officially signing its new head football coach. On Friday, the board told its executive director, Michael...
News / state
January 29, 2016 - 8:08pm
January 28, 2016
Regents policy holds up signing of new USD football coach
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The University of South Dakota can't officially sign its new head football coach until the state Board of Regents temporarily suspends a longstanding policy prohibiting multiyear contracts. School officials announced the hiring of Western Illinois coach Bob Nielson...
sports / college
January 28, 2016 - 11:26am
January 19, 2016
School said son suffered a concussion; parents sued to get him back on field
When Shawn Nieto felt the hit, he clutched the football tight, making sure not to lose his grip, even as his 16-year-old body fell limply to the ground.When Erica Nieto saw the hit, she sprinted from her seat in the stands, down near the sideline and screamed for her son's attention....
News / nation
January 19, 2016 - 2:38pm
January 15, 2016
Freeman, Canistota football co-op approved by SDHSAA
FREEMAN—High school football will be returning to Freeman this season. The South Dakota High School Activities Association approved a football cooperative between Freeman and Canistota with a 6-3 vote on Wednesday in Pierre. The approval came two months after the Canistota and...
January 15, 2016 - 12:03am
January 10, 2016
Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway intent on playing one more season
MINNEAPOLIS -- There's no way linebacker Chad Greenway wants to retire after the way things ended Sunday. The Vikings lost 10-9 to Seattle in...
sports / pro
January 10, 2016 - 9:17pm
December 1, 2015
Bulldogs lead 11A all-state team
It was a season of firsts for the Madison Bulldogs: capturing their first-ever Class A state football title and winning 12 games, the most in team history. With that said, it’s no surprise that the Bulldogs led the way in all-state selections with four on the first team offense,...
sports / prep
December 1, 2015 - 10:28pm
November 28, 2015
Playing for more than himself
WINNER—Windsor Barry was playing for more than the Winner Warriors this season. The senior running back and defensive back helped guide...
sports / prep
November 28, 2015 - 12:06am
November 20, 2015
Football, life go hand-in-hand for Nelson
Kanin Nelson is most thankful for the lessons he's learned playing football for the yellow and black. For the former Mitchell High School...
November 20, 2015 - 11:25pm
November 14, 2015
Winner smashes Tri-Valley 45-6
VERMILLION — There's no question what team is No. 1 in Class 11B. Winner (12-0) proved any doubters wrong in a dominating 45-6 performance...
November 14, 2015 - 12:41am
November 13, 2015
Winner finishes perfect with dominant victory over Tri-Valley
VERMILLION — The wire-to-wire dominance of the Winner Warriors continued on Friday, in winning the Class 11B state football championship. The...
November 13, 2015 - 4:54pm
Warriors face final test
WINNER — For a team that hasn't been in any close contests all season, the Winner Warriors are expecting a tough battle today. No. 1...
November 13, 2015 - 1:04am