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July 29, 2013
Two injured in Sunday crash on I-90
RELIANCE -- Two people were injured in a rollover crash Sunday afternoon on Interstate 90 between Reliance and Lyman. Matthew Duimstra, 28, of Lead, was driving a 2000 Subaru west on I-90 when the vehicle drifted into the median on the shoulder, said Sgt. John Koenig of the South...
July 29, 2013 - 6:29pm
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
May 15, 2013
Chamberlain-Presho rail grant moves ahead
PIERRE -- Congress made another $500 million available this year in TIGER grants for railroad projects, and the state Railroad Board agreed Wednesday that South Dakota should pursue some of it. An application for $20 million will be filed yet this month by state Railroad Administrator...
May 15, 2013 - 5:58pm
May 9, 2013
Rail may be rehabbed to Presho
KENNEBEC -- Officials are optimistic about receiving a federal grant to rehabilitate 41.6 miles of a state-owned rail line from Chamberlain to...
May 9, 2013 - 9:28pm
March 17, 2013
Rapid City wedding planned for couple
Noel and Janet Hamiel, Reliance, announce the engagement of their daughter, Melanie, to Adam Culvey, son of Don and Carolyn Culvey, Rochester,...
March 17, 2013 - 1:06pm
December 21, 2012
Drunken driver hit with 35-year sentence
KENNEBEC -- A 19-year-old Lower Brule woman was sentenced Thursday to 35 years in prison for driving drunk and causing a crash that killed five people and injured others last year. Tessa J. Crane hung her head and occasionally wiped tears from her eyes as she listened to family...
December 21, 2012 - 6:46am
January 3, 2012
Area basketball roundup: Hanson jumps out to big lead against Cadets
ALEXANDRIA -- Hanson jumped out to a double-digit lead by the end of the first quarter in a boys' basketball 53-33 victory against Dakota Christian Monday. Hanson (5-1) had a 17-5 lead after the opening period. Jordan Marquardt led Hanson with 20 points and Jacob Bartscher had 12...
January 3, 2012 - 12:22am
Former Dakota Wesleyan Hansen, Fletcher standouts to be inducted high school Hall of Fame
At least two former Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball players will be inducted into the South Dakota High School Basketball Hall of...
January 3, 2012 - 12:10am
December 30, 2011
Area roundup: K/WL beats Jones County for Holiday Classic title
By The Daily Republic PLANKINTON -- Kimball/ White Lake won the Holiday Classic in Plankinton Thursday with a 51-38 victory over Jones County in a boys' high school basketball game. KWL (4-2) got a game-high 22 points from Jesse Taylor and Kyle Peters grabbed 11 rebounds. KWL shot...
December 30, 2011 - 1:30am
December 12, 2011
Area basketball roundup: Platte-Geddes boys get big game from Wagner in win
LAKE ANDES -- Cody Wagner scored a game-high 17 points for the Platte-Geddes boys' basketball team in its 57-34 win over Andes Central Monday night. Wagner also had nine rebounds for the Black Panthers. Cody Johnson had eight rebounds and Tate VanZee had seven rebounds. Platte-Geddes...
December 12, 2011 - 11:24pm
October 19, 2011
Area volleyball roundup: Eagles soar by Huskies
EMERY -- Sierra Svatos had 28 assists for the Andes Central High School volleyball team Tuesday in a sweep of Bridgewater-Emery. Set scores...
October 19, 2011 - 1:12am
October 4, 2011
Area volleyball roundup: Knippling, Long help Kiotes beat Cowboys
KIMBALL -- Anne Knippling had 14 kills and Kelcey Long had 13 kills in Kimball's 3-0 win over Colome in a high school volleyball match Monday...
October 4, 2011 - 1:20am
October 3, 2011
Area volleyball roundup: Platte-Geddes wins Marion tourney
By The Daily Republic MARION -- The Platte-Geddes volleyball team won the Marion Invite Tournament with a two-set win over Marion. Platte-Geddes won the championship match 25-20 and 25-10. Platte-Geddes beat Bridgewater-Emery in the first round 25-12 and 25-22 and Andes Central...
October 3, 2011 - 1:34am
September 24, 2011
Friday area football: WiLdKats rout Lyman
KIMBALL -- Trevor Reinesch rushed for 169 yards and scored three total touchdowns to lead Kimball/White Lake past Lyman 54-12 in a high school...
September 24, 2011 - 12:49am
September 23, 2011
Reliance man sentenced for accessing child porn
RELIANCE -- A Reliance man received 70 months in prison Tuesday for a child pornography charge. Douglas Fletcher, 68, pleaded guilty earlier this year to accessing child pornography with intent to view. His 70-month sentence in the South Dakota State Penitentiary will be followed...
September 23, 2011 - 12:57am