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Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
June 10, 2015
Freeman boys basketball co-oping with Marion
FREEMAN—The Freeman Flyers boys basketball team will have four Marion players on the team for the upcoming season. Both the Freeman and Marion school boards approved the boys basketball cooperative for the next two years. Under the agreement, the team will remain as the Freeman...
June 10, 2015 - 10:49pm
May 11, 2015
Parker Booster Club Invitational track meet results
Parker Booster Club Invitational track and field meet Saturday in Parker Team results: BOYS: 1. Parker, 103; 2. Garretson, 100; 3. Freeman, 91; 4. McCook Central/Montrose, 91; 5. Viborg-Hurley, 76; 6. Centerville, 59; 7. Howard, 54; 8. Hanson, 42; 9. Menno, 32; 10. Marion, 8....
May 11, 2015 - 11:12pm
May 1, 2015
Freeman to enter 2015 football season without co-op
Freeman football is on its own for 2015. After trying to co-op with Menno/Marion for the 2015 season, the Flyers' request was denied at the April 13 board meeting. "The big reason is (Menno/Marion would) be ineligible for the playoffs," Freeman head coach Chris Sayler said. "I completely...
May 1, 2015 - 8:08pm
April 16, 2015
Schmidt breaks four records at Menno Relays
MENNO—Freeman's Brennan Schmidt broke four records at the Menno Relays on Thursday in Menno. Schmidt set meet records in the 100-meter dash, 200, 400 and 800. The 400 record was set by Freeman Academy's Larry Miller in 1981 with a time of 51.9 seconds. Schmidt finished the...
April 16, 2015 - 11:13pm
April 2, 2015
SESDSS golf results
Southeast South Dakota Small Schools golf meet Thursday in Yankton Boys team results: 1. Bon Homme, 256; 2. Platte-Geddes, 257; 3. Viborg-Hurley, 265; 4. Canistota, 274; 5. Mount Vernon/Plankinton, 280; 6. Andes Central, 288; 7. Freeman, 297; 8. Alcester-Hudson, 298; 9. Avon,...
April 2, 2015 - 11:05pm
March 19, 2015
Cornbelt vs. CBH all-star game to be held Tuesday
The Cornbelt vs. Custer Battlefield Highway all-star basketball games will be played on Tuesday at the Hanson school gymnasium in Alexandria. Bridgewater-Emery, Hanson, Menno, Freeman, Marion, Canistota and Howard boys and girls players will represent the Cornbelt teams. CBH teams...
March 19, 2015 - 2:34pm
February 23, 2015
Area basketball: Platte-Geddes girls edge Corsica/Stickney in 11B tourney
PLATTE -- Alexis Peterson and Jada Nelson each had double-double as Platte-Geddes downed Corsica/Stickney 49-42 in the District 11B girls basketball tournament on Monday in Platte. Peterson finished with 20 points and 13 rebounds, while Nelson scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds...
February 23, 2015 - 11:03pm
February 19, 2015
Area high school basketball: Kimball/White Lake girls top Colome
Kelli Steffen's 25 points lifted Kimball/White Lake to a 45-27 win over Colome in a high school girls basketball game on Thursday in Mitchell. KWL...
February 19, 2015 - 11:17pm
February 16, 2015
Area high school basketball roundup: Myah Selland scores 1,000th point in Blackhawks' win
HURON -- Sanborn Central/Woonsocket sophomore Myah Selland scored her 1,000th career point as the Blackhawks defeated James Valley Christian 68-44 on Monday in Huron. Selland finished the game with 28 points, nine rebounds, five assists and four steals, while Morgan Selland chipped...
February 16, 2015 - 11:35pm
February 12, 2015
Area basketball: Canistota boys improve to 12-4
CANISTOTA -- Shay Jolley had 20 points and five rebounds as Canistota defeated Menno 53-45 in high school basketball action on Thursday in Canistota. Mason Decker added 13 points and four steals for the Hawks, who were 21-of-51 from the field, 10-of-18 from behind the line and pulled...
February 12, 2015 - 11:04pm
February 10, 2015
Area roundup: Kuca scores 1,000th point as Wagner tops TDA in OT
ARMOUR -- Ali Kuca scored her 1,000th point while scoring a game-high 26 points, as the Wagner girls basketball team outlasted Tripp-Delmont/Armour 70-64 in overtime on Tuesday in Armour. Kuca added 15 rebounds for a double-double, while Emily Brunsing added 19 points and Bethany...
February 10, 2015 - 11:56pm
February 9, 2015
Area high school basketball roundup: MC/M girls knock off West Central
SALEM -- Morgan Koepsell's 16 points and nine rebounds led No. 4 in Class A McCook Central/Montrose over No. 3 West Central on Monday in Salem. In addition, Brianna Painter had 13 points while Nicole Roth and Rachael Laetsch had nine points apiece. Laetsch recorded 10 assists as...
February 9, 2015 - 11:31pm
Powerball lottery ticket sold in Marion worth $10,000
MARION (AP) — South Dakota lottery officials say a Powerball ticket sold in Marion is worth $10,000 in the Saturday drawing. The ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's third prize, at odds of 1 in about 649,000. The winner has...
February 9, 2015 - 3:35pm
February 5, 2015
Area high school basketball roundup: Wessington Springs improves to 9-7 with win over Warbirds
WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- Wessington Springs shot 41 percent from the field as the Spartans defeated Wolsey-Wessington 60-20 in a high school girls...
February 5, 2015 - 11:37pm
February 3, 2015
Several Mitchell-area athletes committing to play college football
Mitchell High School seniors Tyler Larson and Mitch Johnson aren't done playing football. Larson, a tight end/linebacker, will sign his national letter of intent today to the University of Sioux Falls, while Johnson -- a running back -- will play for Dakota Wesleyan University. "We're...
February 3, 2015 - 11:58pm