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October 6, 2016
Avon's Lauren Sees, right, hits the ball as Bridgewater-Emery's Sydney Hoffman, left, tries to block it during a prep volleyball game on Thursday in Avon. (Eric Mayer/Republic)
Area volleyball roundup: Pirates sweep Huskies
October 6, 2016 - 11:18pm
Daniel Daum hugs Harry Koops (in white), pastor of First Reformed Church in Platte,  as Israel Vasek, left, celebrate after the Platte Area Ministerial Association purchased the Westerhuis land of 44 acres for 370,000 dollars back in Sept. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Platte ministerial association still fundraising to close on Westerhuis estate
October 6, 2016 - 8:18pm
Platte police vehicle involved in Monday crash
October 6, 2016 - 5:19pm
October 4, 2016
Area high school volleyball roundup: Lyman rallies past Kadoka 3-2
October 4, 2016 - 11:21pm
October 2, 2016
The Platte Police Department is investigating an incident in which a playground swing was rigged with fishing hooks. (Photo courtesy of the Platte Police Department)
UPDATE: Platte PD says juvenile responsible for rigging playground swing with fishing hooks
October 2, 2016 - 11:11am
September 28, 2016
Freeman Academy's Schroeder wins Parker Invite, MVP girls win Colman-Egan Invite
September 28, 2016 - 11:18pm
September 26, 2016
Construction of a new, $1.7 million pool in Platte is expected to be completed by June. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Platte's new pool beginning to take shape
September 26, 2016 - 10:02am
September 23, 2016
Platte-Geddes quarterback Riley Hoffman fires a pass over Sunshine Bible Academy's  Jade Burma (88) during a prep football game Friday near Miller. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
September 23, 2016 - 11:38pm
September 16, 2016
Bon Homme's Mace Merkwan (3) hauls in a touchdown over Kimball/White Lake's Carter Fredericksen and Chandler Fredericksen (1) on Friday in Tyndall. (Ryan Deal/Republic)
Area high school football roundup: WiLdKats edge Cavaliers
September 16, 2016 - 11:45pm
People look at the items available for auction on Friday on the Westerhuis property in Platte. The land itself was sold to the to the Platte Area Ministerial Association for 370,000 dollars. (Matt Gade/Republic)
One year after Westerhuis tragedy, Platte Area Ministerial Association purchases estate for $370K
September 16, 2016 - 3:34pm
September 13, 2016
Tripp-Delmont/Armour's Erica Koster (9) and Matti Reiner (10) go up for a block against Sierra Mesman, of Bon Homme, on Tuesday in Tyndall. TDA's Alexis Gregerson is in the background. (Ryan Deal/Republic)
Area high school volleyball roundup: Bon Homme beats TDA
September 13, 2016 - 11:40pm
September 12, 2016
People look at the items available for auction at the Westerhuis property in Platte on Friday. The estate is up for auction following the alleged murder-suicide of the Westerhuis family by Scott Westerhuis last year. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
First auction of Westerhuis estate generates $120,270
September 12, 2016 - 2:12pm
September 8, 2016
Tayah Waldera (7) and Allison Bahmuller (15), of Hanson, attempt to block Hannah Clark, of Mount Vernon/Plankinton, at the net on Thursday in Hanson. (Ryan Deal/Republic)
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson stays perfect
September 8, 2016 - 11:19pm
South Dakota Hall of Fame Inductee Marcus King, of Platte. (Matt Gade/Republic)
King's commitment to community recognized by SD HOF
September 8, 2016 - 5:15pm
September 2, 2016
Jamin Arend of Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan (2) runs behind the Seahawks' blockers for a big gain during Friday's game against Sioux Falls Christian at Bob Young Field in Sioux Falls. (Michael Brown/For The Daily Republic)
Area high school football roundup: Chargers shutout Seahawks
September 2, 2016 - 11:44pm