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Police: Mount Vernon man raped 7-year-old boy in exchange for video game
School board to hold public budget hearing
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
Police: Man threatens children with gun in Sioux Falls
Car hits, injures 2 pedestrian in Sioux Falls
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
Twins complete three-game sweep of Indians
Ailing Sano out for second day
Jets draft Samberg in second round
Dozier, Gimenez power Twins past Indians
Spieth birdies last for one-shot lead at Travelers
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
LETTER: Spending millions on lake fix needs guarantee
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
October 13, 2016
Area prep volleyball roundup: Hanson edges Ethan
ALEXANDRIA — In a battle between the top teams in District 8B Thursday night, Hanson narrowly edged Ethan in a five-set thriller. Set scores...
October 13, 2016 - 11:05pm
October 11, 2016
Seniors power Lyman volleyball team
PRESHO—Lyman's success on the volleyball court starts and ends with its seniors. The Raiders have a whopping nine seniors on their roster, to go along with one junior, one sophomore and one freshman. Lyman's 18-7 season is in large part to its large number of seniors: Quinn...
October 11, 2016 - 10:38pm
October 4, 2016
Area high school volleyball roundup: Lyman rallies past Kadoka 3-2
KADOKA — Lyman rallied from a 2-0 deficit to top Kadoka 3-2 in prep volleyball action on Tuesday in Kadoka. Set scores were 18-25, 19-25, 25-18, 25-17 and 15-12. Shelby Schindler led the Raiders with 16 kills, while Ashton Smith chipped in 12 kills and one block. Bailey DeJong...
October 4, 2016 - 11:21pm
Lennox man arrested for waving a gun at another driver in Lyman Co.
KENNEBEC — A 28-year-old Lennox man was arrested for aggravated assault on Tuesday after brandishing a firearm at another driver on Interstate...
October 4, 2016 - 5:20pm
September 23, 2016
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
MILLER—Platte-Geddes ran 47 times for 343 yards and picked up a road victory Friday at Sunshine Bible Academy, downing the Crusaders 44-0...
September 23, 2016 - 11:38pm
September 8, 2016
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson stays perfect
ALEXANDRIA — Hanson edged Mount Vernon/Plankinton in a high school volleyball marathon match to remain undefeated on Thursday. Set scores...
September 8, 2016 - 11:19pm
August 11, 2016
North Carolina man injured in Kennebec crash
KENNEBEC — A North Carolina motorcyclist sustained serious, non-life-threatening injuries in a three-vehicle crash Wednesday near Kennebec,...
August 11, 2016 - 2:08pm
Childhood development program comes to close
KENNEBEC—Friday night marked the end of a Lyman County program that residents called a "great asset" for the community. During a gathering...
July 11, 2016 - 10:28am
May 19, 2016
Winner boys, girls sweep Region 7A meet
WINNER — It was a clean sweep for the Winner High School track and field teams Thursday hosting the Region 7A track meet. The Warriors...
May 19, 2016 - 11:50pm
May 17, 2016
Harter, Winner/Colome top Chamberlain/Lyman
WINNER—Reed Harter pitched a complete game no-hitter as the Winner/Colome baseball team defeated Chamberlain/Lyman 13-0 in a first-round playoff game on Monday in Winner. Harter finished the game with 13 strikeouts and one walk in five innings pitched. Drew DeMers finished the...
May 17, 2016 - 12:03am
April 5, 2016
Athlete of the week: Lyman's Cropsey working towards state titles
PRESHO—Korder Cropsey doesn't like to lose. And so far this track season, he hasn't. The Lyman speedster and three-sport athlete has raced out to a strong start in pursuit of a state championship. He swept the 100-meter dash (10.9 seconds), 200 (23.2) and 400 (51.2) at the Bill...
April 5, 2016 - 12:06am
April 1, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Salem McCOOK CENTRAL STUDENT COUNCIL RECOGNIZED: The South Dakota High School Activities Association announced recently that 30 high school student councils have been recognized as being "Outstanding Student...
April 1, 2016 - 6:36pm
March 23, 2016
Oacoma woman sentenced to 25 years in stabbing death
KENNEBEC—An Oacoma woman received a 25-year prison sentence for stabbing a man to death in September. Whitney Renae Turney, 27, was sentenced at the Lyman County Courthouse in Kennebec on Wednesday after pleading guilty to first degree manslaughter in January. Turney was charged...
March 23, 2016 - 5:26pm
March 5, 2016
Area postseason basketball roundup: MVP, Parkston to meet in Region 5A title game
Region 5A Mount Vernon/Plankinton 68, West Central 52 MOUNT VERNON—Tate Deinert scored a game-high 25 points as Mount Vernon/Plankinton cruised into the Region 5A championship game by downing West Central 68-52 on Friday in Mount Vernon. Deinert nailed five 3-pointers, while...
March 5, 2016 - 12:00am
March 3, 2016
Area postseason roundup: Cubs, Warriors advance to region title games
Region 6A Chamberlain 55, Miller 34 CHAMBERLAIN — The Chamberlain Cubs punched their ticket to the Region 6A championship by defeating Miller 55-34 in the Region tournament on Thursday in Chamberlain. Seth Friesz led the Cubs with 20 points, while Davis Blackbull chipped in...
March 3, 2016 - 11:55pm