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Nominations for person of the year being sought
Pope warns media over 'sin' of spreading fake news, smearing politicians
1 duck hunter found dead, 1 still missing in South Dakota
Time magazine names U.S. President-elect Trump Person of the Year
Proposed Mitchell parking ban may re-emerge
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Mesman leads Class A all-state first team
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Flyers top Trojans
Second half dooms Mitchell Christian in season-opener
Kernels gymnasts keep it rolling
Miller powers SDSU over UND
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Lila J. Steiber
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Retirement finds the Legislature's only homemaker
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
September 19, 2016
‘Dignity’ celebrated on South Dakota’s skyline
CHAMBERLAIN -- High atop a bluff overlooking the Missouri River, Chamberlain’s newest resident has found her new home. After two years of planning,...
September 19, 2016 - 9:19am
September 16, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Oacoma
September 16, 2016 - 5:15pm
September 1, 2016
Oacoma woman gets two years as accessory to manslaughter
OACOMA — An Oacoma woman was sentenced Thursday to two years in prison as an accomplice to manslaughter. South Dakota Attorney General...
September 1, 2016 - 5:05pm
August 22, 2016
Sioux Falls man injured in Oacoma crash
OACOMA — A 66-year-old Sioux Falls man suffered serious injuries in a crash four miles west of Oacoma on Monday, according to the South...
August 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
August 15, 2016
Seven-for-seven: Miller duo defends darts titles
OACOMA—Miller teenagers Michael Winsell and Devyn Gortmaker successfully defended their titles at the Second Annual South Dakota State Junior Dart Tournament on July 29-31 at Cedar Shore Resort in Oacoma. For the second straight year, the duo combined to win seven titles at...
August 15, 2016 - 12:10am
August 4, 2016
No one injured when cabin catches fire at Cedar Shore Resort in Oacoma
OACOMA — No one was injured Wednesday night when a cabin at Cedar Shore Resort in Oacoma started on fire. Firefighters responded to the...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
July 30, 2016
LETTER: There never has been racial equality
To the Editor:
July 30, 2016 - 10:00am
July 27, 2016
South Dakota Hall of Fame announces inductees
CHAMBERLAIN — Fame abounds in Oacoma and Platte as two individuals are named as South Dakota Hall of Fame inductees. Christine Hamilton, Oacoma resident and Kimball High School attendee, and Marcus King, lifelong Platte resident, were recognized for their ability to be pioneers...
July 27, 2016 - 10:42am
June 29, 2016
Woman pleads guilty as an accessory in an Oacoma stabbing death
OACOMA — A woman charged as an accessory in a stabbing death pleaded guilty to the crime, according to the South Dakota Attorney General's...
June 29, 2016 - 11:38am
May 31, 2016
Mechanical failure deemed cause of Al's Oasis Inn fire
OACOMA — A mechanical failure in the whirlpool area of Al's Oasis Inn was determined to be the cause of an early-morning fire that destroyed...
May 31, 2016 - 5:38pm
May 30, 2016
Fire leaves heavy damage at Al's Oasis Inn
OACOMA—The cause of an early morning fire that destroyed the main section of Al's Oasis Inn in Oacoma is under investigation. Around 2:15...
May 30, 2016 - 12:08pm
April 12, 2016
Four injured in one-vehicle rollover near Oacoma
OACOMA — A Fort Thompson man suffered life-threatening injuries Monday night in a one-vehicle crash 1½ miles north of Oacoma. Shaun St. John,...
April 12, 2016 - 8:48am
April 5, 2016
Two seriously injured in crash near Oacoma
OACOMA — A woman from New York suffered life-threatening injuries in a one-vehicle crash Monday six miles west of Oacoma. Renata Horowitz, 21, New York, N.Y., lost control of the vehicle she was driving, a 2003 Honda Element, westbound on Interstate 90 near mile marker 254....
April 5, 2016 - 9:00am
March 29, 2016
Neighborly dispute causes friction in Oacoma
OACOMA—A neighborly dispute is ruffling some feathers in Oacoma. The Oacoma Town Board called an emergency town board meeting Monday to help calm tension between neighbors on Second Street in western Oacoma after one resident built a fence on what her neighbors believe to be...
March 29, 2016 - 6:23pm
March 23, 2016
Oacoma woman sentenced to 25 years in stabbing death
KENNEBEC—An Oacoma woman received a 25-year prison sentence for stabbing a man to death in September. Whitney Renae Turney, 27, was sentenced at the Lyman County Courthouse in Kennebec on Wednesday after pleading guilty to first degree manslaughter in January. Turney was charged...
March 23, 2016 - 5:26pm