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Mitchell Tech earns high rating in recent US Department of Education data
Letcher man sentenced to 8 months in prison for killing a bald eagle
Weekend Snackpack program's new director has a 'heart for families'
'What is Art?' event to expose Mitchell community to different types of artwork
Winner band, Dimock ballroom among inductees for SD Rock and Roll Hall
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Kernel girls tennis take second at ESD
Kernels earn road win at Yankton
Lee leads Parkston with his putter
Spotlight on prep football: Class 11AA holding their own against Class 11AAA foes
Kernels set for stiffer test against Sioux Falls Lincoln
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Glen Chasing Hawk
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
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
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
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
September 28, 2016
Freeman Academy's Schroeder wins Parker Invite, MVP girls win Colman-Egan Invite
PARKER—Freeman Academy's Thaniel Schroeder won the boys cross-country race at the Parker Invitational on Wednesday in Parker. Schroeder finished the 5K-shortened race with a time of 15 minutes and 15.18 seconds, while his teammate, Dane Allison, finished fourth (15:57.75). Freeman...
September 28, 2016 - 11:18pm
September 26, 2016
Platte's new pool beginning to take shape
PLATTE — Less than one week into fall, Platte is already gearing up for next summer. With construction well underway on the city's new,...
September 26, 2016 - 10:02am
September 23, 2016
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
MILLER—Platte-Geddes ran 47 times for 343 yards and picked up a road victory Friday at Sunshine Bible Academy, downing the Crusaders 44-0...
September 23, 2016 - 11:38pm
September 16, 2016
Area high school football roundup: WiLdKats edge Cavaliers
TYNDALL — Josh Taylor's 99-yard run pushed Kimball/White Lake past Bon Homme 30-23 in high school football action on Friday in Tyndall....
September 16, 2016 - 11:45pm
One year after Westerhuis tragedy, Platte Area Ministerial Association purchases estate for $370K
PLATTE — The laughter of the neighbor children who once roamed the yard playing is merely an echo in Marcus King's mind one year after...
September 16, 2016 - 3:34pm
September 13, 2016
Area high school volleyball roundup: Bon Homme beats TDA
TYNDALL — Tripp-Delmont/Armour couldn't do much to stop the Cavaliers as Bon Homme improved to 10-0 on the season by winning in straight...
September 13, 2016 - 11:40pm
September 12, 2016
First auction of Westerhuis estate generates $120,270
PLATTE — The contents of the Westerhuis family gym, which was owned by the Platte man authorities believed killed himself and five family...
September 12, 2016 - 2:12pm
September 8, 2016
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson stays perfect
ALEXANDRIA — Hanson edged Mount Vernon/Plankinton in a high school volleyball marathon match to remain undefeated on Thursday. Set scores...
September 8, 2016 - 11:19pm
King's commitment to community recognized by SD HOF
PLATTE — Marcus King's birthday celebration on Saturday will be unlike any other. On the Platte native's 74th birthday, he's being inducted...
September 8, 2016 - 5:15pm
September 2, 2016
Area high school football roundup: Chargers shutout Seahawks
SIOUX FALLS—No. 3 Sioux Falls Christian blanked No. 4 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 14-0 in a battle of top 11-man prep football teams on Friday...
September 2, 2016 - 11:44pm
August 31, 2016
Westerhuis estate auction to feature ATVs, trucks, jet skis
PLATTE — Multiple jet skis, trucks, tools and building supplies will be up for sale as part of an auction on the estate of a Platte man...
August 31, 2016 - 11:51am
August 27, 2016
Area football roundup: Seahawks open with 28-14 win over Beresford
BRIDGEWATER— Cole Gassman's 193 yards on 25 carries paced Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan to an opening-night victory over Beresford 28-14 on Friday...
August 27, 2016 - 12:18am
August 26, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wessington Springs MAIN STREET TAKING SHAPE: Two major facets of the Wessington Springs Main Street renovation project have been completed and another was scheduled to be finished by the end of the week. The...
August 26, 2016 - 5:30pm
August 25, 2016
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
PLATTE — The Platte Police Department is looking for two individuals accused of vandalizing the Lake Platte Golf Course on Sunday morning. Between 2:30 a.m. and 4 a.m., two people drove a golf cart on multiple greens and "spun cookies," which damaged the turf, according to Platte...
August 25, 2016 - 5:17pm
Sybesma had 'a smile that lit up a room'
PLATTE — A 10-year-old boy from Geddes who died in a Wednesday afternoon two-vehicle crash had "a smile that lit up a room." Andrew Sybesma,...
August 25, 2016 - 4:42pm