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Dark matter is apparently 'darker' than we thought
Arraignment set for Yankton man accused of killing uncle
On Friday, half a pair of twins leaves for a year in orbit. It's a chance to measure the effects on long-term space travel.
Psychological profiling, doors focus of French Germanwings probe
Man charged in stabbing of Bureau of Indian Affairs official
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: 53rd Annual International Sugarbeet Institute at the Fargodome
USDA says South Dakota's hog and pig numbers up 8 percent
Farmer tries to find balance with genetically modified crops
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Nelson, Sudbeck dominate throwing events for Mitchell
DWU women's golf team tied for 5th halfway through invite
Thill helps Team South Dakota win second straight national title
Athlete of the week: Colome's Heath hopes to be a state contender
Tuesday's sports schedule
Poetry comes from a never ending supply of ink in this book
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Martha Ann Binek
Robert Dean Hughes
Verina E. Tiede
Interesting times -- curse, or blessing?
COLUMN: Flying high, or flying blind?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
SD extends comment period for Black Hills fisheries plans
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
March 21, 2015
Gregory downs Faith, takes seventh at Class B
ABERDEEN -- The Gregory Gorillas ended their season with a win and earned a seventh-place finish at the Class B state boys basketball tournament on Saturday in Aberdeen. No. 6 Gregory downed No. 1 Faith 61-54 to win its first state tournament game since 1963. "There's only four...
March 21, 2015 - 2:14pm
March 20, 2015
State basketball notebook: Foreign exchange student helping Gorillas
ABERDEEN -- Fabio Stocker picked the right year to join the Gregory boys basketball team. Stocker, a senior foreign exchange student from Germany, has been a part of the Gregory team that made its first trip to the state tournament since 1963. "The atmosphere is way bigger than...
March 20, 2015 - 11:20pm
SD state boys basketball results
Class B in Aberdeen Thursday's results No. 8 Hitchcock-Tulare 54, No. 1 Faith 40 No. 5 Hanson 56, No. 4 Wolsey-Wessington 55 No. 2 White River 61, No. 7 Parker 57 No. 3 Langford Area 49, No. 6 Gregory 36 Friday's games No. 4 Wolsey-Wessington 63, No. 1 Faith 50 No. 7 Parker...
March 20, 2015 - 10:46pm
Pheasants outlast Gorillas in Class B
ABERDEEN -- Poor shooting doomed the Gregory Gorillas on Friday at the Class B state boys basketball tournament. The Gorillas shot 25 percent from the field and fell to No. 7 Parker 55-41 at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen. "They shot 50 percent and we shot 25 percent, that was the...
March 20, 2015 - 4:33pm
Class B teams return to Ramkota after standoff
All is clear. Eight boys basketball teams participating in the state tournament this week checked into their hotel Thursday morning after law enforcement gave the OK. The Associated Press reported there was a standoff Wednesday between authorities and a man who locked himself inside...
news / state
March 20, 2015 - 1:07pm
March 19, 2015
Gregory comes up short, falls to No. 3 Langford
ABERDEEN -- Gregory just didn't have an answer for Langford's Bo Fries. Fries, a 6-foot-4 senior, scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for a double-double as the No. 3 Lions stifled the No. 6 Gorillas 49-36 in a first-round game at the Class B state boys basketball tournament...
March 19, 2015 - 10:32pm
March 17, 2015
Balanced Gorillas ready for state
GREGORY -- The Gregory Gorillas boys basketball team's identity can be summed up into one word -- balanced. Heading into the school's first state tournament appearance in 52 years, the Gorillas will look for their balanced offensive attack to make some noise at the Class B state...
March 17, 2015 - 11:43pm
March 13, 2015
LETTER: Keystone supporters have suspicious motives
To the Editor: One of the first items on the new Republican Congress' agenda was to pass the Keystone XL Pipeline bill. Doesn't that make one suspicious, since it would be of little benefit to the United States? John Thune, Mike Rounds and Kristi Noem have all touted it was a "jobs...
opinion / letters
March 13, 2015 - 5:49pm
March 11, 2015
OUR VIEW: Sit back, enjoy some hoops
March Madness is here. You know, that time of year for last-second shots, half-court hurls and Cinderella teams knocking off favorites. In South Dakota, we take great pride in our basketball. This week, we watched South Dakota's two NCAA Division I basketball programs battle men's...
opinion / editorials
March 11, 2015 - 6:20pm
Gregory ends 52-year drought, earns spot in Class B state tourney
Gregory High School's boys basketball team overcame a sluggish start to make its first state tournament appearance in 52 years. The Corsica/Stickney Jaguars shut down the Gorillas on their first six possessions and held the lead through halftime. A second-half surge from Gregory...
March 11, 2015 - 12:02am
March 10, 2015
SD state boys basketball tournament pairings
Tournaments run from March 19-21 Class B in Aberdeen First-round games Noon: No. 1 Faith vs. No. 8 Hitchcock-Tulare 1:45 p.m.: No. 4 Wolsey-Wessington vs. No. 5 Hanson 6 p.m.: No. 2 White River vs. No. 7 Parker 7:45 p.m.: No. 3 Langford Area vs. No. 6 Gregory Class A in Rapid...
March 10, 2015 - 11:00pm
March 6, 2015
Gorillas win second straight District 12B championship
For the second year in a row, the Gregory Gorillas won the District 12B boys basketball championship. Gavin Thomas scored 16 points to help push Gregory past Colome 57-43 on Friday at the Corn Palace. "It doesn't get old," Gregory head coach Jeff Determan said after the game....
March 6, 2015 - 11:23pm
March 5, 2015
Friday at the Corn Palace
Today, at the Corn Palace, several Mitchell-area boys basketball teams will compete for district titles. Hanson will take on Canistota for the District 8B title, Gregory challenges Colome in 12B, while Platte-Geddes faces Corsica/Stickney for the Class 11B championship. Time: Hanson...
March 5, 2015 - 10:34pm
March 2, 2015
A look at top area boys basketball teams: Winner enters postseason at 19-1
Top sports teams welcome the postseason with open arms. With elimination games getting under way this week, many boys basketball teams look to carry momentum into the postseason.
March 2, 2015 - 11:29pm
February 28, 2015
State wrestling notebook: Fans enjoy Sanford PREMIER Center
SIOUX FALLS -- Wrestlers, coaches and fans received a new experience at this year's Class A state wrestling tournament. For the first time, the event was held in the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, which provided plenty of space but kept fans close to the action. "The...
February 28, 2015 - 9:31am