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Former police chief found guilty of murder
Avera Queen of Peace Hospital to host advocate for patients with Parkinson's Disease
Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
June 13, 2016
Ribs at the Ranch set for June 25 at Freeman
FREEMAN — The ninth annual barbecue rib cook-off contest, "Ribs on the Ranch," will be held on Saturday, June 25, at the boulevard at the end of Main Street, Freeman. Confirmed chefs include Black Dynomite Barbee-Q, Steve, Heeg, Duane Stahl-Bruce Shover, De Smet, Cubby Wollman...
June 13, 2016 - 4:23pm
June 10, 2016
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Freeman CITY FILING COMPLAINT AGAINST HOMEOWNER: The city of Freeman is filing a civil criminal complaint against Denise Schild, who owns the property at 309 Wipf St., which the city says is a nuisance and is...
June 10, 2016 - 5:24pm
June 2, 2016
Officials have cleaned out 10K tons of soil from Freeman oil spill area
FREEMAN — Approximately 10,000 tons of soil have been removed from the Freeman oil spill area during cleanup efforts, authorities said...
June 2, 2016 - 11:02am
June 1, 2016
Freeman man injured, arrested after crash
FREEMAN — One person was injured and arrested Tuesday following a one-vehicle rollover crash south of Freeman. Joshua Krull, 26, of Freeman, suffered minor injuries Tuesday and was arrested for DUI after crashing a 2001 Chevy Silverado 1500 about 1 mile south of Freeman, according...
June 1, 2016 - 10:46am
Canistota boys, Bridgewater-Emery girls claim Region 3B crowns
SIOUX FALLS—The Canistota boys golf team and the Bridgewater-Emery girls each won the Region 3B golf tournament on Tuesday at Elmwood Golf Course in Sioux Falls. Canistota won the 10-team tournament with a score of 250 edging Garretson, which recorded a team score of 250 as...
June 1, 2016 - 12:07am
May 30, 2016
Man seriously injured in motorcycle Sunday crash near Freeman
FREEMAN—A man suffered serious, non-life threatening injuries in a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon south of Freeman. Dean Schulte, 51, of Mission Hill, was traveling west on 291st Street near the intersection of U.S. Highway 81, when he lost control of the 2010 Harley Davison...
May 30, 2016 - 7:49pm
May 28, 2016
Photos from day one of Class B state track and field championships
May 28, 2016 - 1:48am
May 26, 2016
Haggerty, Schroeder lead Bobcats in distance races at state
FREEMAN — The Freeman Academy High School boys track team has its niche: the longer the race, the better. And they have two of the top...
May 26, 2016 - 12:21am
May 19, 2016
Freeman girls take third at Region 5B
SCOTLAND — The Freeman High School girls had a strong showing at the Region 5B track meet Thursday in Scotland, bringing home third place....
May 19, 2016 - 11:54pm
May 12, 2016
Canistota, Hanson win Cornbelt Conference meet
FREEMAN—The Canistota boys track and field team and the Hanson girls team won the Cornbelt Conference meet on Thursday in Freeman. Canistota won the 8-team boys event with 204.5 points, while Hanson recorded 164 points to win the girls division. In boys events, Canistota's Jerad...
May 12, 2016 - 11:49pm
Catching up with area athletes: Schmidt seeing plenty of action for Coyotes
In his freshman season, University of South Dakota runner Brennan Schmidt is seeing plenty of action on the track. Schmidt, a Freeman native, ran the anchor leg of South Dakota's winning 4x400-meter relay team at the 91st Howard Wood Dakota Relays on Saturday in Sioux Falls. The team...
May 12, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 4, 2016
Titans sweep Don Diede Relays
FREEMAN—The Mount Vernon/Plankinton boys and girls track and field teams won the Don Diede Relays on Tuesday in Freeman. The MVP boys took first with 93.5 points, while Canistota took second with 92 points. The Titan girls finished with a 159.5 points to win the 20-team event....
May 4, 2016 - 12:01am
April 29, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Freeman EMS OPEN HOUSE HELD: On Sunday, Freeman's first responders got a chance to show off new equipment, but it wasn't an emergency. Rather, it was an open house at the Emergency Services building. Emergency...
April 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
April 28, 2016
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann leads Augie to seventh straight NSIC title
Parkston native Jordan Bormann helped pace the Augustana University women's golf team to its seventh-straight Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference championship Sunday in Morton, Minnesota. Bormann tied for sixth place with teammate Sierra Langlie at 30-over-par 318. The junior...
April 28, 2016 - 12:33am
April 26, 2016
Local standouts seek impact on SDSU defensive line
BROOKINGS — The defensive line is expected to be a strength of the South Dakota State football team in 2016. And a bunch of local South...
April 26, 2016 - 12:20am