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Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
Wagner community to recognize local National Guard unit
S.D. congressional delegation votes to override Obama's veto of 9/11 victims bill
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
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Magic edge Omaha 103-99
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ida C. Rowe
Julie L. Lang
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
September 24, 2014
Oacoma man sentenced for Lacey Act violations
An Oacoma man charged with Lacey Act violations pleaded guilty and was sentenced in federal court on Sept. 17. Anthony Nogy, 35, was sentenced to one year of unsupervised probation, a $5,000 fine, $750 in restitution to the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, and $25 to the Federal...
September 24, 2014 - 9:51pm
August 13, 2014
Farmers prep for new farm bill
OACOMA -- With a new farm bill signed into law, farmers are now faced with big decisions that could affect their farms far into the future. To...
August 13, 2014 - 8:46pm
August 5, 2014
Oacoma man celebrates nine decades
OACOMA -- Gene Olson, Oacoma, will celebrate his 90th birthday from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10, at Old West Trading Post, Oacoma. He requests...
August 5, 2014 - 11:07pm
July 26, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Burke SCHOOL TO HOLD FUNDRAISER TO GET AIR CONDITIONING IN GYM: Live and silent auctions have been organized to help the Burke School District install air conditioning in its gym. The "Cool The School" event...
July 26, 2014 - 8:10am
June 13, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Winner HOUSING SUMMIT HELD IN WINNER: Local contractors, bankers, real estate agents and area officials met last week in Winner to discuss what can be done about housing issues in the city. Mike Harsma, director...
June 13, 2014 - 1:27pm
May 28, 2014
Sioux Falls man arrested for DUI after rollover
OACOMA -- A Sioux Falls man was arrested Tuesday afternoon near Oacoma for allegedly driving drunk and crashing his pickup. Shannon Woster, 47, was driving northbound on 339th Avenue, a gravel road, in a 2003 Dodge pickup when he lost control about three miles north of Oacoma, causing...
May 28, 2014 - 11:19am
May 16, 2014
Oacoma calls tribal casino 'too big'
OACOMA -- In the debate regarding a potential $52.5 million casino on its outskirts, the town of Oacoma voiced its opposition to the project quite clearly Thursday night. In a public forum at the Oacoma Community Center, town board president Mike Schreiber led an hour-long talk about...
May 16, 2014 - 6:48am
May 7, 2014
Oacoma to hold public forum on casino
The City of Oacoma will hold a presentation and public forum May 15 to discuss a proposed off-reservation tribal casino and travel plaza by the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe. The forum will be held at 7 p.m. at the Oacoma Community Center. Oacoma city officials will provide a presentation...
May 7, 2014 - 6:12pm
April 25, 2014
Costs near $10M for Cedar Shore bank work
PIERRE — The South Dakota Department of Transportation is committing more than $4 million from federal, state and local sources as its piece of a nearly $10 million project to stabilize the shoreline for the Cedar Shore resort complex along the Missouri River at Oacoma. The...
April 25, 2014 - 5:28am
April 12, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: EPPARD RESIGNS AS SUPERINTENDENT: The Lyman School District does not have a high school principal or a superintendent in place for the 2014-15 school year after current Superintendent Doug Eppard told the...
April 12, 2014 - 1:50pm
April 3, 2014
Scavengers Journey planned; guidebook deadline set May 17
The third annual Scavengers Journey is set for June 20-22. Participating communities on the nearly 100-mile route along old U.S. Highway 16 include Plankinton, White Lake, Kimball, Pukwana, Chamberlain, Oacoma, Reliance and Presho. The towns will showcase their unique business...
April 3, 2014 - 9:27pm
March 25, 2014
Oacoma hotel earns hospitality award
OACOMA -- Seven franchised Choice International Hotels in South Dakota, including the Quality Inn in Oacoma, recently received the 2014 Gold Hospitality Award from the company. The other awardees are the Quality Inn, Hill City; Quality Inn and Suites, Sioux Falls; Sleep Inn and...
March 25, 2014 - 8:32pm
March 15, 2014
Al's Oasis works on upgrades under new ownership
OACOMA — Behind upgrades and improvements to one of the region's most iconic grocery stores and restaurants, Al's Oasis and its new management are fitting in well with Oacoma residents in its first year. Sioux Falls-based Regency Hotel Management recently held a pair of meetings...
March 15, 2014 - 9:02am
December 6, 2013
Lower Brule casino at Oacoma takes next step
Tribe’s environmental assessment under way with July completion target.
December 6, 2013 - 11:38pm
November 10, 2013
State outlines repairs for erosion
Cedar Shore Resort area to get retaining wall to prevent more land slides.
November 10, 2013 - 11:08pm