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Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
South Dakota Supreme Court: warrant needed for urine sample
House passes one-subject mandate for constitutional changes
Mission couple plead not guilty to wire fraud
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Havlik, Max advance to semis for Kernels
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Wayne H. Bracha
Patrick Raymond Bowar
JoAnn Mavis Thompson (nee Evenson)
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
July 21, 2017
Class B state Legion roundup: Royals upend McCook/Miner in opener
WINNER — A three-run first inning set the table for Winner/Colome Post 169 and the host Royals were able to make the lead hold up, as they...
July 21, 2017 - 10:22pm
November 10, 2016
Winner seeks back-to-back titles
VERMILLION—The road back to the DakotaDome hasn't been the easiest for the Winner Warriors. Nevertheless, the Warriors have embraced the...
November 10, 2016 - 4:33pm
September 29, 2015
Groton man dies after being injured in farm accident
GROTON (AP) — A Groton man has died from injuries he suffered in a farming accident in northwestern Spink County. Sheriff Kevin Schurch tells the American News that 72-year-old Wayne Feller suffered a head injury while working on a combine Friday. Feller was flown to a Sioux...
September 29, 2015 - 2:49pm
August 13, 2015
Groton man in large marijuana bust gets 10 years in prison
ABERDEEN (AP) — A Groton man accused of having more than 7 pounds of marijuana worth about $40,000 at his farm and business has been sentenced to serve 10 years in prison. Forty-five-year-old Timothy Thurston was arrested last December and later pleaded guilty to possessing...
August 13, 2015 - 3:24pm
August 8, 2015
Graesser's 12 strikeouts lead Winner/Colome past Groton
Winner/Colome was firing on all cylinders at the Class B state amateur baseball tournament on Saturday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. "We hit...
August 8, 2015 - 8:20pm
July 25, 2015
South Dakota State B Legion Tournament scores/pairings
South Dakota Class B State Legion Tournament In Salem Friday G1—Vermillion 8, Garretson 4 G2—Spearfish 13, Webster 3 (6 inn.) G3—Humboldt 18, Tabor 8 (7 inn.) G4—McCook-Miner 10, Groton 9 Saturday G5—Garretson 6, Tabor 3 (Tabor...
July 25, 2015 - 10:02pm
McCook/Miner out lasts Groton in Class B state Legion
The McCook/Miner Legion baseball team used speed and timely hitting to move past Groton 10-9 in the opening round of the Class B state Legion...
July 25, 2015 - 12:28am
February 5, 2015
Bond set at $500,000 for Groton man accused in drug bust
ABERDEEN (AP) — A judge has set bond at half a million dollars for a Groton man accused of threatening a witness in a drug bust. Judge Richard Sommers said he believes 45-year-old Timothy Thurston is a flight risk and a threat to a key witness in the drug case. Thurston...
February 5, 2015 - 1:20pm
December 23, 2014
Groton airport to be open for general use
PIERRE — The state Aeronautics Commission gave its approval Tuesday for Groton to operate its airport for general public use. "I think it's nice Groton wants to get back in the aviation business," chairman Skip VanDerhule, of Yankton, said. Improvements need to be finished...
December 23, 2014 - 10:11pm
December 12, 2014
Authorities find $50,000 in marijuana in Groton
GROTON (AP) — Authorities say they have found 7 pounds of marijuana worth roughly $50,000 during a search of a Groton man's farm and business. The Aberdeen American News reports 44-year-old Timothy Thurston is charged with possession with intent to distribute 1 to 10 pounds...
December 12, 2014 - 1:23am
August 15, 2014
Judge: Man doesn't have to pay for fire district service
GROTON -- A judge has dismissed a pair of lawsuits filed against a rural Groton man who refused to pay bills from two fire districts after a fire at his farm. As a result of the dismissal, Dwight Lawson, 49, will not have to pay a total of $11,539 he was billed after the Groton Area...
August 15, 2014 - 6:30pm
August 7, 2014
Groton tops Winner/Colome 5-1
In the second game of the 2014 Class B state amateur baseball tournament on a misty Wednesday night, Groton defeated Winner/Colome 5-1 in a defensive...
August 7, 2014 - 3:32pm
August 2, 2014
Fighting fire with funds: Groton men battle bills from fire district
GROTON -- Dwight Lawson woke up to the sound of his phone ringing. He answered. Then, he listened as a neighbor told him his hay shed was on...
August 2, 2014 - 8:01am
July 29, 2014
Tabor outlasts Groton 6-5, moves to title round
TABOR -- Tabor outlasted Groton 6-5 in an elimination game Monday in the state B Legion baseball tournament at Leonard Climpl Field in Tabor. The...
July 29, 2014 - 12:37am
October 5, 2012
Groton soccer community unites after dad's death
GROTON (AP) -- The soccer community in Groton has banded together to honor a soccer dad who died just days before his children were to play in a state tournament. Phillip Adler died Sept. 28 of a heart attack. His son and daughter this week each played in the state tournament on...
October 5, 2012 - 10:35am