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Supreme Court snubs challenge to death penalty constitutionality
After Google grounds drone project, Facebook ramps up flights
After the Note 7 crisis, Samsung won't debut its next phone until March
Probe into wrong Oscar winner announcement deepens
South Dakota State student stabbed, suspect injured
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Kindred students take on service project to celebrate National FFA Week
National FFA Week provides opportunities for education, experience
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
Max takes third for Kernels
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
George Bollock, Jr.
Donald James Fredrichs
Dorothy A. Heibel
Beverly Ann Feenstra
David G. Hamilton
MERCER: Special law wanted on pipeline protests
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
LaVerne & Kathryn Kothe
Joe & Kerrill Morrison
January 16, 2017
Colome captures Jones County Invitational
COLOME — Colome may have won its first Jones County Invitational Tournament since 1980 on Saturday, but for the current Cowboys, it was...
January 16, 2017 - 8:50pm
January 11, 2017
Jones County School District considering $2.8M elementary project
MURDO — Due to structural deficiencies, the Jones County School District is contemplating the construction of a $2.8 million facility to stand...
January 11, 2017 - 4:57pm
January 5, 2017
49th annual Jones County tournament set
MURDO—The pairings for the 49th annual Jones County boys basketball tournament have been set for Jan. 12, 13 and 14 at the Harold Thune Auditorium in Murdo. The eight-team tournament will begin on Thursday with Lyman vs. Stanley County at 1 p.m. and Colome vs. Bennett County...
January 5, 2017 - 5:04pm
December 10, 2016
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
SIOUX FALLS—Ninety-six-year-old Harold Thune's basketball story finally came full circle. From his time in Murdo to the University of Minnesota...
December 10, 2016 - 12:07am
August 8, 2016
Lead man injured in Jones County crash
MURDO — A Lead man sustained serious, non-life threatening injuries in a one-vehicle crash near Murdo Sunday, according to the South Dakota...
August 8, 2016 - 1:40pm
August 7, 2016
Illinois motorcyclist injured in crash near Murdo
MURDO — An Illinois man suffered minor injuries in a motorcycle crash near Murdo on Saturday, according to the South Dakota Department...
August 7, 2016 - 1:07pm
March 30, 2016
UPDATE: Name released in fatal Murdo crash
MURDO — A 39-year-old man died in a one-vehicle crash Wednesday morning south of Murdo on U.S. Highway 83. The victim's identity is being held by the South Dakota Department of Public Safety pending notification of the family. The driver of the 2001 Chevy Tahoe was traveling...
March 30, 2016 - 1:36pm
March 29, 2016
Archery Honors Up for Grabs at 2016 NASP Tournaments
PIERRE — Young people from across South Dakota will show off their archery skills at the 7th annual National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) State Tournaments. To lessen travel time for students, tournaments will be held at four locations — Rapid City, Yankton, Murdo...
March 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
February 18, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Thunder take down WiLdKats
Andes Central/Dakota Christian picked up a win at the Corn Palace in boys high school basketball action, defeating Kimball/White Lake 67-38 on...
February 18, 2016 - 11:34pm
September 16, 2015
Area high school volleyball roundup: No. 5 Wagner defeats Avon 3-0
AVON—Rachel Dion's 29 digs led No.
September 16, 2015 - 12:14am
August 7, 2015
Florida biker injured in Jones County
MURDO—A motorcyclist from Florida was injured Thursday when he crashed his bike in Jones County. Roberto Rodriguez, 58, Orlando, Fla., was traveling east on Interstate 90 around 5 p.m. Thursday when he lost control after exiting a construction zone by mile marker 190, about...
August 7, 2015 - 8:10am
August 3, 2015
Mount Vernon man cited for DUI, reckless driving in fatal motorcycle crash
MURDO — A Mount Vernon man has been charged with driving under the influence and reckless driving after a three-vehicle crash Sunday near Murdo killed an Iowa motorcyclist. A 2013 GMC Sierra, driven by Randall Miller, 55, of Mount Vernon, was traveling west through a construction...
August 3, 2015 - 2:01pm
May 18, 2015
Lyman boys track wins conference meet
PRESHO—The Lyman boys track and field team took first at the Western Great Plains Conference track meet on Friday in Presho with a team score of 132.5. Iren Grassrope won the boys 1,600-meter run with a time of 5 minutes, 10 seconds and the boys 3,200 run with a 10:57.40. Meanwhile,...
May 18, 2015 - 9:59pm
April 16, 2015
OnStar helps nab alleged car thief in Murdo
MURDO—Law enforcement says a group of four car thieves stole three vehicles early Wednesday in Beadle and Jones counties. Jones County Sheriff John Weber said OnStar notified the department that a 2015 Chevrolet pickup was stolen from the Pilot truck stop in Murdo by one...
April 16, 2015 - 8:13am
February 27, 2015
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Winner FANNING TO RETIRE FROM SDSU EXTENSION: Bob Fanning, who has worked for South Dakota State University Extension for the last 27 years in south central part of the state, will retire next week. Fanning...
February 27, 2015 - 7:10pm