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Brookings County pursuing smartphone-capable alert system
Applications being accepted for SD restoration grants
Veteran SD firefighter dies battling wildfire in California
VA: Files containing personal information thrown in trash
Pierre police: Tires on 18 vehicles slashed in capital city
Ex-US attorney wants feds to allow hemp on SD reservation
USDA offers winter wheat crop insurance for all SD farmers
Vesicular stomatitis cases confirmed in South Dakota animals
Show Sheep Camp held in Wessington Springs
Spring wheat harvest getting underway in South Dakota
Registration for Kernel softball
Pair of Mitchell natives record hole-in-ones
Mitchell White's season ends after pair of losses
Tabor wins District 6B title
Mad Dogs season ends
Couple plan October wedding
September nuptials planned by couple
White Lake couple to wed Aug. 15
Couple to marry in Aug. 1 ceremony
Couple plan Aug. 29 wedding
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OPINION: Autumn leaves start to fall too soon
LETTER: Time to respect all human life
LETTER: Diversity should be embraced
LETTER: What bothers you most?
LETTER: Thank God for Pope, president
Lookin' for a bite at Lake Mitchell
North Dakota swan hunt license applications available online
OPINION: My best trip ever to Ontario's Kwinagans
OPINION: A little bit about the selective breeding of trophy big game animals
SD Outdoor Adventures: Is drain tiling killing small wetlands?
July 17, 2015
Fechko resigns as DWU wrestling coach
Dakota Wesleyan University announced Craig "Boomer" Fechko has resigned as head wrestling coach on Thursday. Fechko will depart the DWU program after one season to be an assistant wrestling coach at the University of Buffalo. "I'm extremely excited to be back coaching at the Division...
July 17, 2015 - 12:16am
July 13, 2015
Consistency led Solberg to record-setting tennis career
Megan Solberg's consistency on the tennis court flustered her opponents throughout her career. Whether it was with the Mitchell Kernels in high school or the Morningside Mustangs in college, if Solberg could get to the ball, it's likely she was going to return it. Solberg, a 2011...
July 13, 2015 - 10:27pm
Fitts wins SDGA Championship
Lauren Fitts never quit on herself, even when she had opportunities to feel discouraged. As a result, the Dakota Wesleyan University golfer...
July 13, 2015 - 12:04am
July 9, 2015
Hart promoted to DWU women's basketball top assistant
Amanda Hart was named the top women's basketball assistant coach for Dakota Wesleyan University by head coach Jason Christensen on Thursday. Hart served as an assistant under Christensen during the 2014-15 season. She replaces Sam Sikkink, who will depart DWU to pursue a position...
July 9, 2015 - 11:35pm
June 26, 2015
DWU football eager to get over the hump
The Dakota Wesleyan University football team is tired of losing to Great Plains Athletic Conference powerhouses Morningside and Northwestern. In...
June 26, 2015 - 11:43pm
June 24, 2015
NAIA to adopt NCAA college basketball rule changes
A Dakota Wesleyan University men's and women's basketball doubleheader at the Corn Palace will never be the same again. This week, the NAIA decided to adopt most of the recent NCAA college basketball rule changes. "We didn't have much of a choice in adopting the timing rules," Great...
June 24, 2015 - 11:38pm
June 22, 2015
Building GPAC contenders in the summer
The Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball team made a historic run to the NAIA Division II National Championship in March, but that run...
June 22, 2015 - 11:08pm
June 9, 2015
Thirty-second shot clock could come to NAIA, according to Wilber
The NCAA approved a change on Monday that would set the shot clock in men's college basketball from 35 seconds to 30 seconds this season. But according to Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball coach Matt Wilber, it's likely the NAIA will adopt the same policy for the the...
sports / Tigers
June 9, 2015 - 11:04pm
May 28, 2015
11 DWU athletes named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes
Eleven Dakota Wesleyan University athletes were named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes for the spring season. To receive NAIA Scholar Athlete honors, an athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and be at least a junior. Andrew Becker, Christian Doyle,...
May 28, 2015 - 3:41pm
May 17, 2015
Mount Marty College signs Freeman's Pravecek
FREEMAN -- Freeman High School's Madysen Pravecek has committed to play softball at Mount Marty College. Pravecek, a pitcher, had a 2.34 earned run average with 52 strikeouts in her 2014 summer season. She also batted .265. Pravecek was part of the 2014 state championship, and...
May 17, 2015 - 11:12pm
May 14, 2015
DWU baseball ends season with 4-2 loss in National Tournament
OKLAHOMA CITY—The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team put together a late rally, but couldn't find a way to save its season on Thursday. The Tigers' season came to a close with a 4-2 loss to York College (Neb.) in the NAIA national baseball tournament on Thursday at Jim...
May 14, 2015 - 7:51pm
May 8, 2015
First-year pitching coach Nolz impressed with improvement from pitchers
Brady Nolz never gave up on his pitching staff. They rewarded him by helping Dakota Wesleyan University win the Great Plains Athletic Conference...
May 8, 2015 - 10:46pm
May 6, 2015
DWU lands 10 on All-GPAC baseball teams
The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team had 10 members named to All-Great Plains Athletic Conference teams on Wednesday. DWU senior pitcher Joey Fitzgerald was named the GPAC pitcher of the year and earned a spot on the All-GPAC first team. Fitzgerald is 8-2 on the season with...
May 6, 2015 - 11:06pm
Tigers rally to win GPAC championship
The second time was the charm for the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team. After falling to Midland in last year's Great Plains Athletic...
sports / Tigers
May 6, 2015 - 2:32pm
May 5, 2015
Calhoon sparks Tiger offense in win
Austin Calhoon was a clutch player time after time on Tuesday. The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team found itself trailing Midland 6-1 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference championship game, when Tiger head coach John Greicar called on Calhoon to pinch-hit for Lakin Neugebauer...
May 5, 2015 - 11:23pm