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Pine Ridge man sentenced to 10 years in death of young son
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ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
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Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
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Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Larry J. Hofer
Joan F. Fergen
Sheila M. Manger
Lisa M. Hoffer
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
THUNE: South Dakota businesses would benefit from pro-growth tax reform
Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
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April 21, 2017
Olivet man faces charges after Wednesday morning crash
MENNO — Charges are pending against an Olivet man who sustained serious, non-life threatening injuries in an early morning Menno crash...
April 21, 2017 - 3:29pm
January 18, 2017
Catching up with former area athletes: Howard's Noid earns Player of the Week honors
Howard graduate and Minnesota West Community College's Taylor Noid was recently named the Minnesota College Athletic Conference Southern Division Player of the Week. She averaged 12.3 points, 8.3 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 3.3 steals in three wins last week. She recorded two doubles-doubles...
January 18, 2017 - 4:49pm
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