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As officials still seeking missing duck hunter, non-firearm-related hunting deaths rare in SD
Mitchell's Meals on Wheels needs more volunteers to accommodate growth
Daugaard names new head of Bureau of Finance and Management
Investigation shows Scotland train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Dakota Access pipeline court battle to linger into new year
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
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
Huron's late charge upends Marlins boys
Area basketball roundup: Winner takes down Red Raiders
Mitchell in 25th after first day at Rapid City Invite
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
ROUNDS: The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
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
October 16, 2016
Man injured in hunting accident near Olivet
OLIVET— One man was treated for minor injuries after a hunting accident on Saturday. The man, who's name is not being released until an...
October 16, 2016 - 5:08pm
October 12, 2016
Woman injured in Monday crash near Olivet
OLIVET — A Sioux Falls woman sustained serious injuries Monday during a one-vehicle rollover crash that vaulted her vehicle into the air....
October 12, 2016 - 6:06pm
June 19, 2016
Storm in Hutchinson County causes power outages, tree damage
Wind, rain and hail caused power outages and tree damage late Friday evening in Hutchinson County. Hutchinson County officials said there were...
June 19, 2016 - 10:07am
March 30, 2016
WILTZ: Current background checks are plenty thorough
It was about 48 years ago when Betsy and I drove to Olivet in order to change our voter registrations from Democrat to Independent. It probably had to do with gun control, as I had recently become of life member of the National Rifle Association. Politics-wise, we were like many young...
March 30, 2016 - 1:47pm
December 23, 2014
Catching up with former area athletes: Sutera, Winne lead Mount Marty women
Raquel Sutera and April Winne chipped in to help the Mount Marty women's basketball team top Dakota State University on Dec. 17 in Madison. Sutera, a Tabor native, scored 20 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Lancers. Winne, a native of Olivet, added 12 points and four assists....
December 23, 2014 - 4:28pm
July 11, 2014
JRWDD gives $2K for Hutchinson County project
OLIVET -- The James River Water Development District has approved a funding request of $2,087.50 to help ease issues caused by flooding in Hutchinson County's Capital Township. The JRWDD met Thursday morning in Yankton to discuss riverbank stabilization of the James River about two...
July 11, 2014 - 4:40pm
Nagel rounding out youth career at nationals
SPRINGFIELD — A youth rodeo career that started when Chesney Nagel was 8 years old, competing in local 4-H rodeos, will end at the sport’s biggest stage for high schoolers at the 66th annual National High School Rodeo Finals in Rock Springs, Wyo. The event begins Sunday and runs...
July 11, 2014 - 12:05am
April 8, 2014
Hutchison Co. board OKs wind turbine deal
OLIVET -- The Hutchinson County Board of Adjustment approved Tuesday night for B&H Wind to construct 10 408-foot wind turbines in Oak Hollow Township as part of an 80- megawatt power project. The meeting drew a crowd of 50 to the county commissioners room. The wind project will...
April 8, 2014 - 5:36pm
April 7, 2014
Farm equipment destroyed in Friday fire
OLIVET -- A Friday fire at a farmstead about one mile north of Olivet destroyed several large pieces of farm equipment, but left a machine shed largely intact. According to Menno Fire Chief Scott Simonsen, firefighters were notified of the fire shortly before 4 a.m.
April 7, 2014 - 10:33pm
October 22, 2013
Maddix Myles Hofer
A boy, Maddix Myles Hofer, was born on Sept. 4, 2013, to Gideon and Jolene Hofer, Olivet, at Avera St. Benedict’s Hospital, Parkston. Grandparents are Willy and Elizabeth Wipf, Milnor, N.D.; and George and Rachel Hofer, Olivet.
October 22, 2013 - 6:57am
September 11, 2013
Hofer birth announcement
A boy, Maddix Myles Hofer, was born on Sept. 4, 2013, to Gideon and Jolene Hofer, Olivet, at Avera St. Benedict's Hospital, Parkston. Grandparents are Willy and Elizabeth Wipf, Milnor, N.D.; and George and Rachel Hofer, Olivet.
September 11, 2013 - 10:32am
August 13, 2013
Hofer birth announcement
A girl, Lily Rayne Hofer, was born on Aug. 8, 2013, to Robert and Rachel Hofer, Olivet, at St. Benedict's Hospital, Parkston. Grandparents are Andy and Lena Hofer and George and Rachel Hofer, all of Olivet.
August 13, 2013 - 9:42pm
August 10, 2013
STORM UPDATE: Camper tipped, crops damaged in Parkston area
A severe thunderstorm tore through the area Saturday night, bringing welcome rain but also damaging hail and wind. The Parkston and Dimock...
August 10, 2013 - 8:19pm
June 25, 2013
Fanning wins steer wrestling, advances
Before a go, Cameron Fanning visualizes himself wrestling the steer perfectly. The visualization paid off for the sophomore as he won the steer wrestling event at the South Dakota High School Rodeo State Finals Sunday in Belle Fourche. Heading into state, Fanning earned 26 points...
June 25, 2013 - 12:09am
October 13, 2012
U.S. Postal Service plans area post office public meetings soon
The U.S. Postal Service will hold a public meeting at each of the 13,000 rural post offices where it plans to reduce operating hours. Those individuals interested in having their say about the changes planned in their area will be able to fill out a survey in lieu of onsite participation. ...
October 13, 2012 - 6:34am