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June 22, 2013
Plea agreement reached in case of Marty shooting
MARTY -- A 24-year-old man plans to admit to fatally shooting his uncle and wounding another relative. According to a plea agreement filed Thursday in U.S. District Court, Dancing Bull Fischer has agreed to plead guilty to second-degree murder and assault with the intent to commit...
June 22, 2013 - 5:41pm
June 13, 2013
Hope comes to pocket of drought in southeast
AVON -- Cautious optimism -- that's the mood of farmers and ranchers in southern Bon Homme and Charles Mix counties after recent spring rains. ...
June 13, 2013 - 7:37am
May 30, 2013
Plea talks ongoing in Marty shooting
MARTY -- Prosecutors are negotiating a plea agreement with a man accused of fatally shooting his uncle and wounding another relative. According to court documents filed Wednesday, a plea agreement is being discussed for Dancing Bull Fischer. He is accused of carrying out the crime...
May 30, 2013 - 7:47pm
May 8, 2013
Fort Randall Conference track and field meet results
Fort Randall Conference track and field meet Tuesday in Lake Andes Boys team results: 1. Bridgewater-Emery 126; 2. South Central 102; 3. Avon 81; 4. Dakota Christian 70; 5. Andes Central 67; 6. Colome 49; 7. Tripp-Delmont/Armour 30; 8. Marty 12. Individual results: Long jump:...
May 8, 2013 - 12:39am
February 19, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 2/19/13: Parkston boys beat Parker 65-45
PARKER -- Spencer Lucas had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead Parkston to its 11th win of the year Monday, defeating Parker 65-45 in a boys'...
February 19, 2013 - 12:13am
January 31, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 2/1/13: South Central girls beat Cadets
BURKE -- South Central's Chloe Kenzy had 11 points to lead the Cougars past Dakota Christian 40-34 in a high school girls' basketball game Thursday. Ashley Green had nine points and seven rebounds and Whitney Hutchison added eight points and seven rebounds for the Cougars, who were...
January 31, 2013 - 11:14pm
January 22, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 1/22/13: Avon boys beat Braves
AVON -- Logan Mudder recorded a double-double to lead the Avon boys' basketball team to a 34-27 victory over Marty Indian Monday. Mudder scored 14 points and brought down 14 rebounds. Brandon Kocmich had 11 points for the Pirates, who shot 43 percent from the field and 25 percent...
January 22, 2013 - 12:08am
January 19, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 1/19/13: Scotland girls top Platte-Geddes
PLATTE -- Aisha Abbink scored 33 points for Scotland as the Highlanders defeated Platte-Geddes 71-60 in high school girls' basketball action Friday. Kennidy Asche scored 15 points for Scotland and recorded eight rebounds and five steals. Carley Skorepa scored 14 points and pulled...
January 19, 2013 - 12:18am
January 10, 2013
Charges added in Marty death
MARTY -- New charges have been filed against the man accused of fatally shooting his uncle and wounding another relative Nov. 27 at a trailer home near Marty on Yankton Sioux tribal land. A superseding indictment filed Tuesday charges 23-year-old Dancing Bull Fischer with one...
January 10, 2013 - 5:14am
January 4, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 1/4/13: Freeman tops Huskies 54-49
EMERY -- Dina Soulek scored 21 points for Freeman as the Flyers defeated Bridgewater-Emery 54-49 in a high school girls' basketball game Thursday. Nicole...
January 4, 2013 - 12:35am
December 12, 2012
Marty suspect pleads not guilty to 2nd-degree murder
SIOUX FALLS -- A 23-year-old man accused of fatally shooting his uncle has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder. Dancing Bull Fischer made an appearance Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Sioux Falls after being indicted for allegedly killing 47-year-old Tony Fischer Sr....
December 12, 2012 - 6:46am
Area high school basketball roundup 12/12/12: Parkston beats TDA 54-34
ARMOUR -- Parkston started its season off with a 54-34 victory against Tripp-Delmont/Armour in a high school boys' basketball game Tuesday. Tanner...
December 12, 2012 - 12:28am
December 9, 2012
Area girls' and boys' basketball roundup: WiLdKats win season opener over Titans
WHITE LAKE -- The Kimball/White Lake boys' basketball team opened its season with a 59-56 win over Mount Vernon/Plankinton Saturday in White...
December 9, 2012 - 11:33pm
November 30, 2012
Today's Sports Briefs: 11/30/12
Gregory lands five on Great Plains Conference team By The Daily Republic Gregory, champion of the Great Plains Conference, had five players named to the all-conference team, it was announced recently. Seniors Jaden Bartling and Zach Senglemann and juniors Brody Boes, Derek Stukel...
November 30, 2012 - 12:16am
November 27, 2012
One dead, one injured after shooting near Marty
MARTY -- A 47-year-old man is dead and another is reportedly in critical condition as the result of a shooting Monday night at a trailer home near Marty on Yankton Sioux tribal land. Tony Fischer Sr., 47, was killed in the shooting and his son, Dominic Fischer, whose age has not...
November 27, 2012 - 5:15pm