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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
July 5, 2016
Authorities identify truck driver who died in Hoven crash
HOVEN (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol has released the name of a truck driver who died earlier this week in a one-vehicle crash near Hoven. Authorities have identified the driver as 28-year-old Claremont resident Lee Loebs. The Highway Patrol says Loebs lost control of the...
July 5, 2016 - 11:36am
June 28, 2016
Hoven man dies in motorcycle crash
SELBY — A Hoven man died Tuesday from a Saturday motorcycle crash when he hit a deer around 10:14 p.m. near Selby. James Webb, 58, was...
June 28, 2016 - 4:52pm
June 6, 2016
Hoven teacher to spend summer in Alaska on NOAA mission
HOVEN (AP) — A South Dakota science teacher is spending part of his summer break doing research in Alaska on a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ship. Hoven teacher Spencer Cody will be onboard the NOAA ship Fairweather to learn about ocean sciences, including NOAA's...
June 6, 2016 - 12:44pm
September 21, 2015
Work begins on new Hoven school, 1 ½ years after fire
HOVEN (AP) — Construction is beginning this week on a new school in Hoven to replace one that was destroyed by fire in May 2014. The school board last week accepted a $5.1 million bid from Aberdeen-based Kyburz Carlson Construction, The American News reported. Insurance will...
September 21, 2015 - 12:14pm
March 30, 2015
Construction of new Hoven school expected to begin this fall
HOVEN (AP) — Officials in the northern South Dakota town of Hoven expect to break ground on a new school this fall, more than a year after a fire destroyed the local high school. Hoven School Board President Mark Weber tells the American News that the district has hired an...
March 30, 2015 - 2:17pm
September 29, 2014
Retired nurse from Hoven claims $200K Wild Card 2 jackpot
HOVEN (AP) — A retired nurse in Hoven has claimed the $200,000 Wild Card 2 jackpot in Saturday's drawing. South Dakota Lottery officials say Christa Ramirez is the lucky ticket holder. Officials say Ramirez matched all five white ball numbers and the wild card. Ramirez says...
September 29, 2014 - 8:21pm
August 30, 2014
OPINION: Hoven’s resolve provides an inspiring example
Newness surrounds Hoven. A May 25 fire forced change for our friends and neighbors in the small Potter County community. However, they stepped up to the challenge, embraced it and set a shining example for the rest of us to follow as they started the new school year. Hoven...
August 30, 2014 - 8:48pm
August 27, 2014
Hoven students begin classes in former hospital
HOVEN (AP) — Students in the northern South Dakota town of Hoven who lost their school to a fire in the spring have started fall classes in a former hospital. It's a good experience for some and a strange one for others. The school district is holding classes in the former...
August 27, 2014 - 10:58pm
July 3, 2014
Hoven hospital building to become temporary school
HOVEN (AP) — A former hospital in Hoven started by Catholic nuns in 1943 is getting new life as a temporary school. Officials have decided to house students at the former Holy Infant Hospital during the next school year as they work to rebuild the junior and senior high school...
July 3, 2014 - 6:18pm
May 26, 2014
Hoven dealing with loss of school to fire
HOVEN (AP) — Residents of the small northern South Dakota town of Hoven are dealing with the shock of losing their school. The building was destroyed in a Sunday fire, despite the efforts of firefighters from about 10 area towns. No one was hurt. The cause is still being investigated,...
May 26, 2014 - 5:23pm
May 25, 2014
Fire severely damages Hoven High School
HOVEN (AP) — A high school in northern South Dakota is severely damaged after an overnight fire. Authorities say the blaze at Hoven High School started around 1 a.m. Sunday and was still burning after sunrise. Peggy Petersen is the superintendent of the Hoven School District....
May 25, 2014 - 10:24pm
November 16, 2013
Plains Commerce named 2013 Lender of the Year
Plains Commerce Bank was recently named Lender of the Year by Dakota Business Finance for 2013. In 1931, the doors to the Bank of Hoven opened in the community of Hoven. Through various purchases and mergers, what is now called Plains Commerce Bank has branches in Aberdeen, Conde,...
November 16, 2013 - 11:10pm
September 3, 2013
Former SD legislator Jay Duenwald dies at age 76
PIERRE (AP) -- Former South Dakota legislator Jay Duenwald died over the weekend. Gov. Dennis Daugaard says Duenwald, of Hoeven, died Saturday. He was 76. Daugaard did not give a cause of death. Duenwald served from 1997-2002 in the South Dakota House of Representatives and from 2003-2008...
September 3, 2013 - 8:55pm
September 19, 2012
Hoven School District approves $200,000 opt-out
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Residents of the Hoven School District have voted to opt out of the state property tax freeze. District Business Manager Amy Arbach tells the media that voters approved a $200,000 opt out for seven years by a 396-227 unofficial margin on Tuesday. The district...
September 19, 2012 - 1:33pm
November 27, 2011
Bitterman, Hawkinson wed in July ceremony
Stephanie Bitterman and Alan Hawkinson were married on Saturday, July 23, 2011, at Zion Lutheran Church, Aberdeen, with the Rev. Tanya Rist officiating. Parents...
November 27, 2011 - 3:21pm