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Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Department of Agriculture seeks input on pollinator plan
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
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
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
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
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
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
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
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
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
November 9, 2014
Parkston advances to Class 11B state championship
PARKSTON -- After coming up short in last year's title game, the Parkston Trojans will have a chance at redemption following a 34-6 victory at...
November 9, 2014 - 12:08am
November 7, 2014
Running game, Hanson brothers propelling MC/M
SALEM -- Even if McCook Central/Montrose head coach Ryan Evans felt compelled to turn his offense into a pass-first unit, his players wouldn't let him -- not without a fuss anyway. "It was kind of funny," Evans said about Monday night's game against Aberdeen Roncalli. "Several of...
November 7, 2014 - 7:58pm
Undefeated heavyweights Parkston, MC/M to battle for state title berth
Two teams enter tonight's Class 11B semifinal undefeated, but only one can continue that streak with the stakes high as ever. Powerhouses McCook Central/Montrose and Parkston face each other at 7 p.m. today in Parkston. "(MC/M is) a great team. They rush the ball very well and they...
November 7, 2014 - 7:57pm
11B games proving to be "best game" late in playoffs
Football games should be competitive, but in South Dakota, they aren't in most cases. If a team doesn't "show up" to play, it shouldn't walk right through its opponent. There are often lopsided matchups throughout the regular season, even deep in the playoffs in several classes. In...
November 7, 2014 - 5:35pm
November 2, 2014
Speed beats size for MC/M
Generally, whenever offensive lines are discussed, the first thing people wonder is the players' size. If a line is "undersized," the knee jerk reaction is that the line is susceptible to blitzes and can be beaten. This way of thinking, however, doesn't account for the linemen's...
November 2, 2014 - 9:15pm
October 21, 2014
Area football teams clinch playoff spots, others vying to get in
With just under a week before the state playoffs begin, several South Dakota high school football teams have a lot on the line on Thursday, marking the final night of games for the regular season. To qualify for the state playoffs (with the exception of Class 11AAA and 11AA), a...
October 21, 2014 - 10:07pm
October 13, 2014
Athlete of the week: Painter records 1,000th dig
MONTROSE -- For three seasons, Brianna Painter has been the go-to player in the back row for the McCook Central/Montrose volleyball team. And last week, the senior libero reached a milestone no other has in a Fighting Cougar uniform, according to head coach Tami Bies. Painter recorded...
October 13, 2014 - 9:19pm
October 2, 2014
Scout team to starter for Gottlob
SALEM -- Shayne Gottlob gets after it on the football field. Because of his physical play, the Salem native got the nickname "Cement Head"...
October 2, 2014 - 11:39pm
June 4, 2014
McCook Central voters approve new school
SALEM — Nearly three-fourths of eligible voters on Tuesday supported building a new, $7.1 million school in McCook Central School District. Residents of the district decided on the measure during an election Tuesday, but complete results were not totaled until early Wednesday...
June 4, 2014 - 7:59pm
February 28, 2014
Parkston set to defend Class B title
The youthful Parkston wrestling team that won the Class B state title a year ago is now an experienced juggernaut looking to stay on top. Thirteen Trojans, along with several other area wrestlers, will compete in the Class B state tournament, starting with the first round at 10...
February 28, 2014 - 12:05am
February 24, 2014
Area basketball: TDA girls beat Platte-Geddes in OT for postseason win
Gregory 44, Colome 39 PLATTE — The Tripp-Delmont/Armour girls’ basketball team defeated Platte-Geddes 65-54 in a District 11B first-round overtime victory Monday. Hannah Just scored a team-best 21 points, Erica Koster tallied 15 points and Jessica Sandau added 13 points and...
February 24, 2014 - 11:55pm
February 17, 2014
Area basketball roundup: Kayser's free throws lift Hanson girls over MVP
ALEXANDRIA — Sarah Kayser made two free throws with 2.1 seconds left in the game to lift the Hanson girls’ basketball team over Mount Vernon/Plankinton 42-40 Monday. Kynedi Cheeseman scored a team-best 11 points, Sydney Dodd added nine points and Kayser had six rebounds for...
February 17, 2014 - 11:53pm
February 11, 2014
Area high school basketball roundup: Paulson scores 1,000th point in Freeman loss
FREEMAN — Cole Paulson scored his 1000th point for the Freeman Flyers in a boys’ basketball game against Hanson Monday. Paulson scored 15 points and had eight rebounds in the Flyers’ 67-64 loss to the Beavers. Leading the Hanson Beavers were Taylor Nichols with 24 points...
February 11, 2014 - 12:27am