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City band director celebrates 50-year-long career
As a financial dispute ends, construction on Mitchell's new visitor center begins
For U.S. president, South Dakota voters have choices beyond Trump and Clinton
Dakotafest to host Hawks town hall
Platte-Geddes pondering purchase of 13 acres for future school
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
State junior teener tournament: Gregory takes third place
Amateur baseball playoff roundup: Plankinton punches ticket to state
State Legion: Madison eliminates Winner/Colome
Winner/Colome edges Parkston
Offense turns it on as Angels top Raptors
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Roy C. Crisman, Jr.
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
May 27, 2015
MC/M/C/H downs Hanson County 8-3
SALEM—McCook Central/Montrose//Canistota/Howard defeated Hanson County 8-3 in the first round of the 3B playoffs on Tuesday in Salem. Tim Gassman picked up the win on the mound, allowing one run over five innings. Hanson County ends its season at 6-8, while MC/M/C/H advances...
May 27, 2015 - 12:05am
May 21, 2015
Titan girls take first, Bon Homme boys second, Trojan boys third in Region 5A meet
WAGNER—Lawron Bohr knew his team had talent, but the Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls track and field team exceeded even his expectations...
May 21, 2015 - 10:11pm
May 16, 2015
Her signature is teaching
SALEM — When she started teaching 44 years ago, Aldena Ecklein admits she was a bit overwhelmed. "I walked into the kindergarten room...
May 16, 2015 - 1:26pm
May 15, 2015
Seubert, Fiscel set to defend titles
Canistota's Drew Seubert is going to have to play exceptional golf if he wants to defend his Class B state championship on Monday in Yankton. "He's probably not having the season he'd like to have, but he's going to be ready to go," Canistota head coach Mike Satter said. "As far...
May 15, 2015 - 10:46pm
May 4, 2015
Pre-region golf roundup: Bon Homme boys take 4B meet
YANKTON—Alec Johnson led the Bon Homme boys golf team to a first-place finish at the Pre-region 4B golf meet on Monday in Yankton. The...
May 4, 2015 - 8:22pm
April 24, 2015
McCook Central continues proud FFA tradition
SALEM — Lining the walls of the McCook Central High School shop room are hundreds of plaques, trophies and certificates. When almost all...
April 24, 2015 - 12:56pm
April 23, 2015
A farming star: Eichacker turns rare FFA double
SALEM — Adam Eichacker is a student who is rarely stumped. But during a recent interview, a tractor—a special tractor—wouldn't...
April 23, 2015 - 7:18pm
March 6, 2015
Area high school basketball roundup: Titans and MCM advance to Region 5A championship
PLANKINTON -- Tate Deinert had 25 points to lead Mount Vernon/Plankinton over West Central 58-57 at a high school boys basketball game on Friday...
March 6, 2015 - 11:22pm
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
Athlete of the week: Kappenman pins two in BEC/LCC tourney
SALEM -- Jerry Kappenman didn't spend much time on the mat on Saturday, but he didn't need to. The McCook Central/Montrose junior wrestler won the 195-pound weight class at the Big East/LCC tournament on Saturday. Kappenman pinned Garretson's Keaten Wagner in 34 seconds in the semifinals,...
February 9, 2015 - 6:18pm
January 21, 2015
Defense, transition play propelling MC/M
SALEM -- Stout defense and transition offense has helped give the McCook Central/Montrose girls basketball team a 9-1 start, something that head...
January 21, 2015 - 8:16pm
January 7, 2015
Area ag teacher chosen to head national educator association
SALEM -- Terry Rieckman, an agriculture teacher at McCook Central High School in Salem, has been elected as the 2014-15 president-elect of the National Association of Agricultural Educators. Rieckman, who has taught agriculture for 31 years at McCook Central, initially joined NAAE...
January 7, 2015 - 10:22pm
McCook Central ag teacher named national association president
SALEM -- Terry Rieckman, a nagriculture teacher at McCook Central High School in Salem, has been elected as the 2014-15 president-elect of the National Association of Agricultural Educators. Rieckman, who has taught agriculture for 31 years at McCook Central, initially joined NAAE...
January 7, 2015 - 7:07pm
November 28, 2014
State champion Parkston lands 6 on 11B all-state football list
Come playoff time in high school football, the cream rises to the top. Teams make deep runs in the post-season, generally because of a strong mix of stellar athletes on their rosters and this year's Class 11B All-State selections reflect that talent level. Class 11B state champion...
November 28, 2014 - 11:41pm
November 10, 2014
Parkston's Gilman earns 40 years of coaching award
After coaching decades of football in Parkston, John Gilman has been honored by the South Dakota Football Coaches Association. Gilman, an assistant coach for the Trojans, was honored with the 40 years of coaching award. "It's an honor," Gilman said. "I've been lucky to be able...
November 10, 2014 - 11:39pm