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November 11, 2017
Around the Region: Wessington Springs, Freeman and Herrick
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wessington Springs WESSINGTON SPRINGS ELEMENTARY MOVES TO STANDARDS...
November 11, 2017 - 10:15am
July 5, 2017
Duerfeldt named to Herrick Town Board after winning game of lots
HERRICK — Luck was on Jean Duerfeldt's side Wednesday. After an election for a three-year term on the town Board of Trustees ended in a...
July 5, 2017 - 8:42pm
June 30, 2017
Herrick town board position could be decided by game of lots next week
HERRICK — The fate of two candidates for the Herrick Town Board of Trustees could be decided by a game of lots next week. An election for...
June 30, 2017 - 1:18pm
June 13, 2017
Tornado reported in south-central South Dakota
HERRICK — A tornado touched down Tuesday afternoon near Herrick, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). At approximately 3:45...
June 13, 2017 - 4:21pm
Herrick man pleads not guilty to vehicle assault
BURKE — A man charged with driving over someone pleaded not guilty to all charges last week in Gregory County. Dwight Young, 44, of Herrick, pleaded not guilty on Nov. 6 to aggravated assault, hit and run and reckless driving, court documents state. The charges stem from a June...
September 13, 2016 - 6:50pm
July 23, 2016
An annual drive to the rodeo
HERRICK — Longhorn cattle plodded down the dirt road and between the rolling hills toward Burke with about 50 riders and two wagons in...
July 23, 2016 - 8:33am
September 29, 2015
Herrick man pleads guilty to second-degree manslaughter
A Herrick man pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree manslaughter, stemming from a vehicle crash that killed Steven Wheeler in May. Herris Lambley, 77, pleaded guilty before a Gregory County judge to one count of second-degree manslaughter. The charge arose from an incident on...
September 29, 2015 - 3:42pm
September 12, 2015
Herrick man charged with second-degree manslaughter
HERRICK—A Herrick man was indicted by a Gregory County grand jury on charges that include second-degree manslaughter and reckless driving, stemming from a vehicle crash that killed Steven Wheeler in May. Herris Lambley, 77, faces second degree manslaughter, reckless driving,...
September 12, 2015 - 11:09am
May 27, 2015
Herrick man dies in Gregory County crash
HERRICK — A Herrick man, identified as Steven Wheeler, 24, died Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash 1 mile east of Herrick. The South Dakota...
May 27, 2015 - 10:28am
March 3, 2013
Hanson girls claim region title and state tourney berth in win over South Central
With only one senior last year, the Hanson girls' basketball team went to the Class B state tournament and finished sixth. After defeating...
March 3, 2013 - 1:08am
February 15, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 02/15/13: Huber scores 27 points to lift Hanson over Jaguars
Matt Huber scored 27 points as the Hanson boys' basketball team edged Corsica/Stickney 60-52 at the Kimball/White Lake tripleheader Thursday...
February 15, 2013 - 12:30am
June 22, 2011
Dylan Hart, Logan Parr hoping for state title in team roping
By TRAVIS MESTER The Daily Republic A pair of Mitchell High School students has high expectations for this week's South Dakota High School Rodeo State Finals. Logan Parr and Dylan Hart, both of which finished their junior years at MHS last month, will compete together in the team...
June 22, 2011 - 12:00am
June 21, 2011
Incumbents win elections in Bonesteel, Wessington Springs, Herrick
Incumbents won their offices in two of three area elections Tuesday. In the South Central School Board race, Jason Jons and Kaylene Marts received 122 votes and 103 votes, respectively. Their challengers were Kathy Divine, 79 votes; and Susan Ziebro, 16 votes. Each term is for three...
June 21, 2011 - 10:38pm
Chamberlain, Burke areas hit hard by flash flooding
Heavy rainfall has exacerbated the high-water problems in the Chamberlain area and elsewhere in the region. The temporary levees built to protect...
June 21, 2011 - 12:05pm
Area elections today in Wessington Springs, Herrick and Bonesteel
Two area schools and one city will hold elections today. All polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. * Wessington Springs School District: Three people are running for two three-year terms on the Wessington Springs School Board. Incumbent Linda Willman, along with Julie Kaus...
June 21, 2011 - 7:34am