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Scotchman, Miss Wesleyan crowned during honors banquet
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
Two arrested after hitting officer, high-speed chase in Wagner
Proposed post would boost programming opportunities at Lake Mitchell, official says
Around the Region
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
Ag advisor offers his take on Trump and farmers
Cool temperatures could delay planting
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
Twins send Royals to eighth straight loss
Plankinton picks up first win
Tigers drop two GPAC games to Concordia
SCW boys finish 2nd at Jimmy Rearick Invite
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Irene L. Eining
Amiah MorningStar Houseman
Gladys L. Biskeborn
Aurelia J. Pourier
Teresa Marie Potter
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
LETTER: Public Service Recognition week is coming up
LETTER: Slyter for SDRS board
LETTER: Let's protect our water
LETTER: Save our water: Uranium mining doesn't make economic sense
Strong pregnancy rate, winter survival positive sign for deer numbers
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Reverend Lyle Howard
Art and Helen Pollreisz
March 10, 2014
Pukwana student named to dean's list at Arizona State University
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Peyton Healy, Pukwana, was named to the dean's list for the fall 2013 semester. Students must carry 12 or more graded semester hours during a semester in residence at ASU with a GPA of 3.50 or higher to be eligible for the dean's list.
March 10, 2014 - 12:06am
March 9, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Plankinton CITY NULLIFIES PETITION FOR COUNCIL SEAT: A pair of invalid signatures on Gary Kristensen's petition for a Plankinton City Council seat made him ineligible to run for the Ward I seat, which will go...
March 9, 2014 - 10:51pm
October 21, 2013
No cause determined for power outage that hit Chamberlain area
No cause has been determined for a power outage that affected about 970 Central Electric consumers Monday in the Pukwana, Chamberlain and Kimball areas. According to Ken Schlimgen, Central Electric Cooperative director of member services and marketing, all consumers had been restored...
October 21, 2013 - 8:02pm
Power restored to Chamberlain, Kimball, Pukwana area
Electric Power has been restored to Central Electric Cooperative members served by the Hilltop Substation, which serves an area north of Chamberlain. As of 11:30 a.m., power had been restored to all of Central Electric’s members. No cause has yet been determined for this morning’s...
October 21, 2013 - 11:32am
Power outage reported in Chamberlain, Kimball, Pukwana area
Central Electric Cooperative is experiencing a power outage to members in the Pukwana, Chamberlain and Kimball areas. At approximately 8:30 a.m. this morning, Central Electric’s power supplier, East River Electric Power Cooperative, of Madison, lost power to its Pukwana, Hilltop,...
October 21, 2013 - 10:10am
September 6, 2013
Around the Region
A look at news around the region, reported by weekly newspapers: PARKSTON UNPAID LUNCHES ADD UP: At a July 17 meeting, the Parkston school board continued to try and find a solution to the past-due school lunch accounts. The board approved a transfer of $30,000 to cover the shortfall...
September 6, 2013 - 8:02pm
June 26, 2013
Pukwana couple to celebrate 60th
PUKWANA -- Lowell and Wilda Myers, Pukwana, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, at Jackie's Cafe, Pukwana. Their anniversary is July 2. The event is hosted by their family, and the couple requests no gifts. ...
June 26, 2013 - 9:04am
June 19, 2013
Scavenger's Journey planned this week
The Second Annual South Dakota Scavenger's Journey will take place Friday through Sunday along a 90-mile stretch of old U.S.
June 19, 2013 - 6:51am
June 5, 2013
Miller gets state record smallmouth buffalo
Michael Miller's father introduced him to bow fishing in 1997. It's been an enjoyable hobby he's stuck with ever since, and his goal each year...
June 5, 2013 - 12:15am
March 15, 2013
Facebook links Mitchell woman to homicide, says she was engaged to arrested man
As the investigation continues into a homicide in Brule County, Facebook posts apparently identify a Mitchell woman reportedly missing since...
March 15, 2013 - 8:47am
March 14, 2013
Man sought for questioning in Brule County homicide
PIERRE -- A Sioux Falls man who has been labeled "armed and dangerous" is being sought by South Dakota authorities for questioning regarding...
March 14, 2013 - 5:24pm
December 9, 2012
Open house planned for Pukwana's Myers
PUKWANA -- Joan Myers, Pukwana, will celebrate her 80th birthday at an open house from 7 to 9 pm. on Saturday, Dec. 15, at Jackie's Café, Pukwana. Greetings may be sent to Box 176, Pukwana, S.D., 57370.
December 9, 2012 - 7:59pm
December 2, 2012
Priebe, Magnuson announce their engagement
Amy Priebe and Mike Magnuson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Todd and Connie Priebe, Pukwana; and Todd and Patty Magnuson,...
December 2, 2012 - 7:52am
September 29, 2012
Fire departments fight grass blaze near Pukwana
PUKWANA -- Authorities believe a loose truck bearing scraped the road and caused sparks to shoot into a nearby field and ignited a series of grass fires at about 3 p.m. Friday north of Pukwana. According to Brule County Emergency Manager Katheryn Benton, the first fires started...
September 29, 2012 - 6:51am
September 14, 2012
Card shower held for Swanson's 80th birthday
PUKWANA -- Gwen Swanson, Pukwana, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday, Sept. 22. Her children request a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 24821 355th Ave., Pukwana, S.D. 57370
September 14, 2012 - 1:48pm