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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack
Aberdeen approves animal carcass composting facility
Game, Fish and Parks: Avoid Big Sioux close to Dell Rapids
Bust still missing from Rapid City Chamber of Commerce
An annual drive to the rodeo
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
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
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Indian Canyon Fire spares Edgemont but harms ranchers
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Wagner drops slugfest against Tea
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
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
'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
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
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
February 8, 2014
Area high school basketball roundup: MVP earns 11th win of season
PLATTE — Megan Bultsma scored 13 points and nine rebounds for Mount Vernon/Plankinton as the Titans defeated Platte 47-34 in a high school girls’ basketball game Friday. The Titans shot 33 percent from the field and 33 percent from the free-throw line. Heidi Ringling and...
February 8, 2014 - 12:53am
January 27, 2014
Area high school basketball: Freeman, SCW, Wessington Springs earn wins
FREEMAN — Cailey Roth recorded a double-double to help lift the Freeman girls’ basketball team over McCook Central/Montrose 55-47 Monday. Roth had 10 points and a game-high 15 rebounds in the win. Erika Sage scored a team-best 16 points and Nicole Saarie added 13 points for...
January 27, 2014 - 11:28pm