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Thune calls for more accountability from IHS
DWU's Dr. Seuss Carnival to return for 18th year
Mitchell woman attends exchange program annual conference
Closings for President's Day
Police arrest man wanted for robbing Sioux Falls casino
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Wind farm denied in Davison County, could go to public vote
Controversial 500,000-chicken farm 1 step closer to reality
USDA says corn, wheat supplies to rise as exports wane
No-till a lead cropping system in South Dakota
USDA to survey 2,900 South Dakota farmers about plans
Kernels step up to big stage at Class AA state meet
This weekend's sports schedule
Competitive streak driving Kocer brothers, SDSU wrestling
Area high school basketball roundup: Cougars cruise past Hawks
This weekend at the Palace
At the movies
Impress your sweetheart with Cream Puff Sundaes
At the movies
Dimock man to celebrate his 80th
Delmont man to celebrate his 75th
Thomas D. Schoenfelder
Esther Alice (Scales) Heezen
Mary Ann Shaffer
I hear can hear the singing ... now
OPINION: Raising standards, saving lives
Legislation would tighten appeals process for fighting against county CAFO permits
We know the likely outcome of 2016, so, now what?
Free lunch: Come and get it, fools
Biologist expects 'pretty good' fishing in Lake Francis Case
Knowing the lay of the land for tag draws
Silencers, weatherizing firearms, and one of the greatest sporting rifle ever built
Grizzly bears deserve some planning ahead
15-inch walleye limit lifted for 2 northeast SD lakes
February 12, 2016
Bultsma dominates in MVP's 52-30 win
The Ethan Rustlers had no answer for Mount Vernon/Plankinton's Megan Bultsma Friday. The senior forward scored 18 of the Titans' first 20 points,...
sports / prep
3 hours 52 min ago
Mount Vernon/Plankinton guard Payleen O'Day signs with Mount Marty
PLANKINTON—Mount Vernon/Plankinton point guard Payleen O'Day signed on to play women's basketball for Mount Marty College next season on Friday. The 5-foot-5 senior and Plankinton student has been a leader for the Titans, which have won the Region 5A championship the past two...
3 hours 52 min ago
Ranked teams making final push at DWU Classic
With the end of the regular season rapidly approaching, the race for top seeds and postseason positioning is on. For 16 high school boys basketball teams, the Dakota Wesleyan University Culver's Classic is one of the final chances to head into the postseason with some winning momentum....
3 hours 54 min ago
February 11, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Spartans pull out overtime win over Miller
WESSINGTON SPRINGS—Wessington Springs scrapped out a 47-45 overtime win against Miller on Thursday in Wessington Springs. Landon Ochsner recorded 18 points and 12 rebounds, while Nicolas Paulson notched 15 points and John Witte contributed 12 points and seven rebounds for the...
February 11, 2016 - 11:34pm
February 9, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Raiders rally past WiLdKats
KIMBALL — Lyman scored 18 points in the fourth quarter and rallied to beat Kimball/White Lake Tuesday night in prep boys basketball, pulling out a 50-47 victory in Kimball. Kalvin Peterson had 23 points to lead the Raiders, while Korder Cropsey had 11 points for the Raiders....
February 9, 2016 - 11:59pm
February 8, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Hanson boys edge Gregory
SIOUX FALLS—Four players in double-figures helped the Hanson Beavers boys basketball team hold off Gregory at the Sanford Pentagon Classic...
February 8, 2016 - 12:13am
February 6, 2016
DWU Culver's Classic pairings announced
The pairings for the Dakota Wesleyan University Culver's Classic were announced Saturday, with six ranked boys teams coming to the Corn Palace for eight games of high school basketball. The 16-team boys slate will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13 in Mitchell. The opening game is...
February 6, 2016 - 9:33am
February 5, 2016
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Plankinton
News / local
February 5, 2016 - 6:17pm
February 4, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Kimball/White Lake knocks off Platte-Geddes
PLATTE — The Kimball/White Lake boys basketball team held on for victory, thanks to four players scoring in double digits. Kimball/White...
February 4, 2016 - 11:44pm
February 2, 2016
Athlete of the week: MVP's Urban victorious at Parker Invite
PLANKINTON—Marcus Urban was upset with himself after losing to Parkston's Kyler Holzbauer at the Little B wrestling meet on Jan. 23 in Parkston.
February 2, 2016 - 12:13am
January 31, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Scotland shoots past Freeman Academy
YANKTON—The Scotland girls basketball team snapped a seven-game losing streak at the Tri-Valley Conference Classic Saturday at Cimpl Arena...
January 31, 2016 - 11:22pm
MCM, MVP finish in top 3 at Parker Invite
PARKER—Both McCook Central/Montrose and Mount Vernon/Plankinton had strong showings at the Parker Invitational on Saturday, with the teams finishing second and third respectively in the 13-team tournament. Marshall (Minn.) had a convincing team victory with 234 points, followed...
January 31, 2016 - 11:16pm
January 29, 2016
Posting up wins for MVP
PLANKINTON—Megan Bultsma's actions speak louder than her words. The senior 6-foot-3 Mount Vernon/Plankinton forward has the respect of...
January 29, 2016 - 11:59pm
Area high school basketball roundup: Cougars outlast Nighthawks
TRIPP — Burke/South Central held on for victory on Friday night, defeating Tripp-Delmont/Armour 57-53 in girls high school basketball action...
January 29, 2016 - 11:42pm
January 26, 2016
Area high school roundup: No. 2 Beavers beat Blackhawks
ALEXANDRIA—Kynedi Cheeseman poured in 30 points as the No. 2 Hanson Beavers defeated Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 61-48 in a high school...
January 26, 2016 - 11:59pm