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Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
SD man sent to prison for placing ad on Craigslist inviting men over for sex at woman's home
Four juveniles lead police on high-speed chase near Chamberlain
New Runnings store being built in Winner
Five dead, around 40 injured in UK parliament 'terrorist' attack
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
Vikings RB Murray has surgery on ankle
Rosters set for Three-Class Shootout Saturday in Salem
USA Hockey postpones training camp amid wage dispute
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Paul "Bud" Johnson, Jr.
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
July 1, 2012
Daugaard announces $600,000 for Tri-County Landfill Assoc. project
PIERRE -- The state Board of Water and Natural Resources has approved a $600,000 grant and loan package for the Tri-County Landfill Association to construct a new disposal cell at its regional landfill near Pukwana. The funding includes a $300,000 grant and $300,000 low-interest...
July 1, 2012 - 11:09pm
June 22, 2012
Scavenger's Journey set for this weekend
Four people with a passion for antiques and hidden treasures have started South Dakota's first long-distance rummage sale. The Scavenger's Journey is modeled after two similar and successful events in Nebraska and Kansas. Vendors will be set up Saturday and Sunday along Old Highway...
June 22, 2012 - 5:19am
May 30, 2012
First Scavenger's Journey set June 23-24 in Chamberlain, Kimball, Pukwana, Oacoma
The first Scavenger's Journey will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 23-24, along a 30-mile route including the towns of Kimball, Pukwana, Chamberlain and Oacoma. The journey will cover flea markets, garage sales, farmer's markets, specialty shops, crafts and more.
May 30, 2012 - 9:49am
February 25, 2012
Open house set for Swanson's 90th birthday
PUKWANA -- John Swanson, Pukwana, will celebrate his 90th birthday at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, at Cedar Shore Resort,...
February 25, 2012 - 7:53pm
October 29, 2011
Mower racing takes off
PUKWANA -- What started as weekend bar entertainment is now a hugely popular area racing event all summer and into the fall at the Puk U Bar in Pukwana. The Pukwana Crazy Racers started in 2003 with about a half-dozen people racing lawnmowers -- yes, lawnmowers --on a track...
October 29, 2011 - 8:42am
September 15, 2011
Feedlot waste-containment measures showcased near Pukwana, Platte
PUKWANA -- As state and national pollution standards get stricter, feedlot owners are continuing to upgrade the way they operate. Members...
September 15, 2011 - 5:50am
May 19, 2011
Pukwana man pleads guilty to sexual abuse
PIERRE -- A Pukwana man has pleaded guilty to a sexual abuse charge. Sonny J. Antelope, 28, entered the plea to abusive sexual contact by force Wednesday in Pierre. Antelope caused a Pierre woman to engage in sexual contact by using force against her in July 2010. ...
May 19, 2011 - 7:15am
November 22, 2010
Former GF&P officer drowns in apparent duck hunting accident
PUKWANA -- A former state Game, Fish and Parks Department conservation officer from Spearfish apparently drowned while duck hunting on Red Lake southwest of Pukwana Thursday. Michael Muck had been hunting in a separate boat with a group of three local men on the south side of...
November 22, 2010 - 5:05pm
July 14, 2010
Chamberlain looks at plans for center
CHAMBERLAIN -- A joint city and school committee working on a proposed event/performing arts center in Chamberlain wants to cut costs by reducing the project's size. Committee members met Monday with Jerry Claseman and Herm Harms of Puetz Corp. in Mitchell about the project, which...
July 14, 2010 - 12:05am
May 29, 2010
Open house set for 50th anniversary
PUKWANA -- Harold Jr. and Trudy Lantz, Pukwana, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 5,...
May 29, 2010 - 4:45pm
January 7, 2010
I-90 to open between Wall and Chamberlain
PIERRE, S.D. - Effective at 10:45 a.m. (CST) on Thursday, Jan. 7, Interstate 90 will re-open between Wall and Chamberlain. I-90 remains closed between Chamberlain and Sioux Falls.
January 7, 2010 - 10:39am
August 10, 2009
Pukwana teen dies in auto mishap
A Pukwana teen is dead after his vehicle collided with a horse in rural Kimball. Caleb Weber, 18, Pukwana, died around 2:22 a.m. Saturday morning, according to Highway Patrol Sgt. John Koenig. Weber was driving a 2004 Dodge Stratus east on 250th Street, a gravel road three miles...
August 10, 2009 - 7:55am
July 30, 2009
Pasture walk set in Pukwana Tuesday
PUKWANA -- A pasture walk educational event will be at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at the Wagner ranch near Pukwana. To get to the ranch, exit Interstate 90 at Pukwana, drive south 12.5 miles on Highway 50, turn west on 350th Avenue, travel a mile, then go ¼ mile south. The event...
July 30, 2009 - 9:50am
July 25, 2009
Around the Region
A look at news around the region, compiled from staff reports, press releases and information reported by weekly newspapers: Chamberlain More than 15 South Dakota musicians will come to Oacoma to participate in the inaugural Jam Fest at Cedar Shore in Oacoma on Sunday. The event...
July 25, 2009 - 1:00am
June 17, 2009
Aurora-Brule water receives federal funding
WASHINGTON - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today in a news release the selection of more than $123 million in water and environmental projects that are being funded immediately through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
June 17, 2009 - 11:15am