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Pine Ridge grandmother pleads not guilty in grandson's death
Woman sentenced for accessory role in Sioux Falls homicide
Forest chief opposes land swap for new South Dakota park
Pierre teen detained after allegedly bringing gun to school
Capitol flags to fly at half-staff to honor past lawmaker
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
Mitchell finding ways to pressure opposing quarterbacks
Pooley striving for ESD title
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell readies for freshman season
Miller to serve in mentor role for Nuggets
DWU soccer teams fall to Northwestern College
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
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
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?
May 6, 2016
Plankinton's international scholar
MONTEZUMA, New Mexico—If you can't visit the world, then bring the world to you. For James Mayclin, who attends the United World College...
May 6, 2016 - 10:14am
May 5, 2016
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria blanks Plankinton
PLANKINTON—Holding the Plankinton Bankers to just two hits, the Alexandria Angels opened the amateur baseball season with a 10-0 win in seven innings on Thursday in Plankinton. Alexandria's Trever Vermeulen, Tyson Gau and Cory Marek combined to keep the Bankers scoreless, while...
May 5, 2016 - 11:34pm
May 4, 2016
Titans sweep Don Diede Relays
FREEMAN—The Mount Vernon/Plankinton boys and girls track and field teams won the Don Diede Relays on Tuesday in Freeman. The MVP boys took first with 93.5 points, while Canistota took second with 92 points. The Titan girls finished with a 159.5 points to win the 20-team event....
May 4, 2016 - 12:01am
April 29, 2016
Kernels have strong showing at Yankton Relays
YANKTON—Three Mitchell Kernels won events at the First Dakota Relays on Friday in Yankton. Spencer Neugebauer, Kyle Weier and Tevyn Waddell each won events, while Kaelyn Kaul and Kristin Pistulka each had second-place finishes at the event. No team scores were kept. Neugebauer...
April 29, 2016 - 11:52pm
April 26, 2016
Local standouts seek impact on SDSU defensive line
BROOKINGS — The defensive line is expected to be a strength of the South Dakota State football team in 2016. And a bunch of local South...
April 26, 2016 - 12:20am
April 20, 2016
MVP track teams ahead of 2015 pace
A year ago, the Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls track team made its move in early May, qualifying its relay teams for the state meet at the annual...
April 20, 2016 - 12:18am
P-G, Bon Homme, B/SC share top team honors at Lakeview
The Platte-Geddes and Bon Homme boys golf teams shared top honors and the Burke/South Central girls golf team ran away from the competition at the Mount Vernon/Plankinton Invite Tuesday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. The Black Panthers and Cavaliers each scored 265 as a team,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:16am
April 14, 2016
Bon Homme boys, Burke/South Central girls win SESD tournament
YANKTON — The boys golf team from Bon Homme and the girls golf team from Burke/South Central each took home titles from Southeast South Dakota Small Schools golf meet at Fox Run Golf Course in Yankton. The Cavaliers fired a score of 250 on the par-72 course to edge second-place...
April 14, 2016 - 11:54pm
April 12, 2016
MVP teams win at Wagner Relays
WAGNER—The Mount Vernon/Plankinton boys and girls track and field team each took first place at the Wagner Relays on Tuesday in Wagner. The Titan boys finished with 161 points, while the MVP girls had 153 points at the 10-team event. MVP's Dane Rihanek won the 400-meter dash...
April 12, 2016 - 11:41pm
April 5, 2016
Denning, Durfee, Poppe, Aaker named region coaches of the year
Mount Vernon/Plankinton boys basketball head coach Eric Denning has been named the Region 7 coach of the year by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association. McCook Central/Montrose's Doug Durfee was named the Region 5 girls coach of the year, while Avon's Brad Poppe was named...
April 5, 2016 - 12:05am
April 1, 2016
Mr. and Miss Basketball nominees announced
The nominees for the Mr. and Miss Basketball awards in South Dakota have been announced, with four area players under consideration. Canistota's Shay Jolley is up for the boys award, while Hanson's Kynedi Cheeseman, Mount Vernon/Plankinton's Megan Bultsma and Winner's Allison Cox...
April 1, 2016 - 10:42pm
Area players selected for Pentagon all-star game
Six area prep basketball seniors will participate in the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association/Sanford Pentagon all-star games. In the girls games, Hanson's Kynedi Cheeseman will play for the Blue team, while Wagner's Ali Kuca, Winner's Allison Cox and Mount Vernon/Plankinton...
April 1, 2016 - 10:42pm
March 31, 2016
Bultsma, Koepsell, Cox lead Class A girls all-state picks
Three area Class A girls basketball standouts were selected as first-team all-state players by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association for their efforts during the 2015-16 season. Megan Bultsma of Mount Vernon/Plankinton, Morgan Koepsell of McCook Central/Montrose and Allison...
March 31, 2016 - 12:14am
March 21, 2016
Small grass fire quickly put out in Plankinton
PLANKINTON—Firefighters in Plankinton were able to put out a small grass fire in about 15 minutes on Monday. According Plankinton Fire Chief Jeff Briggs, flames from a burning garbage pile likely caused the small grass fire less than 1 mile east of Plankinton. The fire started...
March 21, 2016 - 5:08pm
March 20, 2016
State notebook: MVP's Deinert wins Spirit of Su
Mount Vernon/Plankinton's Tate Deinert led the local contingent of award-winners at the state basketball tournaments this weekend. Deinert, a senior for the Titans, was awarded the Spirit of Su award at the Class A state tournament in Rapid City. The award annually goes to a senior...
March 20, 2016 - 11:58pm