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Homecoming in full swing as royalty crowned
Rec fee fracas
Authorities seeking suspect in video lottery machine thefts who escaped from Sioux Falls jail
Trump campaign adviser was wiretapped under secret court orders, according to CNN report
Category 5 Hurricane Maria is a severe threat to the Caribbean, Puerto Rico; Jose to scrape Northeast coast
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
5 questions with ... Wanda Patsche, Welcome, Minn., pig, corn and soybean farmer
Kernels visit Tigers in battle of top-ranked unbeatens
Mitchell tennis earns wins over Roncalli, Huron
Strong play helps Kernels golf to fifth-place finish
Mavericks take first at Neb. rodeo
SDSU's Stiegelmeier to visit Mitchell QB Club
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Faith Ann Drapeau
Charles "Chuck" Anderson
Melvin Edward Haase
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
How the progression of time and technology collide then diverge
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
GF&P Commission rejects elk contingency licenses
August 29, 2017
Ethan/Parkston girls win MCM Invite
SALEM—The Ethan/Parkston girls cross country team won the McCook Central/Montrose Invitational on Tuesday in Salem. E/P finished with a team score of 20 to top second-place Winner Area (25). Individually, Deubrook Area's Josie Olsen won the title with a time of 19 minutes, 36...
August 29, 2017 - 10:54pm
Area volleyball roundup: Golden Eagles win opener at Sunshine Bible
MILLER — The Mitchell Christian High School volleyball season opened with a sweep of Sunshine Bible Academy in three sets Tuesday, winning...
August 29, 2017 - 10:48pm
August 17, 2017
Mount Vernon/Plankinton football team loses season opener in Fort Pierre
FORT PIERRE—Mount Vernon/Plankinton dropped its season opener 30-20 against Stanley County on Thursday in Fort Pierre. The Titans fell...
August 17, 2017 - 10:40pm
August 12, 2017
Aurora Co. officials unfazed by unsuccessful bidding process for courthouse
PLANKINTON — An unsuccessful bid for one phase of a $1.9 million Aurora County Courthouse project hasn’t dampened the spirits of the county’s...
August 12, 2017 - 11:15am
August 3, 2017
Bankers downed by Diamonds
Hits were hard to come by for the Plankinton Bankers on Thursday night. But Plankinton's struggles at the plate weren't the team's only issues...
August 3, 2017 - 10:38pm
July 29, 2017
Around the Region: Plankinton, Burke and Platte
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Plankinton CITY COUNCIL SEEKING PERSON TO FILL VACANCY: The Plankinton...
July 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 27, 2017
Plankinton man charged with grand theft after stealing motorcycle, posting on Facebook
PLATTE — A Plankinton man is facing grand theft charges after allegedly stealing a motorcycle and posting about it on Facebook. James Tipton,...
July 27, 2017 - 3:16pm
Amateur baseball roundup: Platte knocks off Horned Frogs, claim last state slot
PARKSTON—One day after a rain delayed forced a restart, the Platte Killer Tomatoes booked their state tournament spot by earning a 9-4...
July 27, 2017 - 12:56am
July 25, 2017
Plankinton man pleads guilty to sexual contact with a minor
PLANKINTON — A 23-year-old Plankinton man has pleaded guilty to sexual contact with a child under the age of 13. Anthony Michael Vearrier...
July 25, 2017 - 3:01pm
July 20, 2017
State high court partially reverses Bosworth's convictions
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has reversed some but not all of former Republican candidate Annette Bosworth's convictions stemming...
July 20, 2017 - 1:26pm
July 19, 2017
Plankinton women contain blaze, prevent spread
PLANKINTON — Two Plankinton women are being credited with containing a blaze and possibly saving a house after a small fire broke out Monday...
July 19, 2017 - 9:59am
July 18, 2017
Road to Mitchell: postseason set for amateur teams
The postseason is near for area amateur baseball teams and the whittling down of the Class B contenders begins Thursday with four district tournaments....
July 18, 2017 - 9:11pm
July 16, 2017
Amateur baseball roundup: Bankers win shootout with Horned Frogs
CORSICA — Plankinton busted through with 22 hits and scored 19 runs, as the Bankers won a non-league game against Corsica-Stickney on Sunday....
July 16, 2017 - 11:36pm
July 13, 2017
Amateur baseball roundup: Mustangs top Rockets
MOUNT VERNON — Chase Hetland hit a grand slam to lead the Mount Vernon Mustangs past Wagner 15-5 in a seven-inning Sunshine League amateur...
July 13, 2017 - 11:04pm
July 12, 2017
On a roll: Plankinton picking up the wins
PLANKINTON—Since the beginning of June, the Plankinton Bankers have been a roll. A 12-2 roll, to be exact. Since June 1, when the team...
July 12, 2017 - 10:47pm