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Mayor looking to fix Palace's financial woes
Potential losses of licenses stay as penalty for debtors
Parent Teacher Conferences set for MHS, Second Chance High and MCTEA
Obama budget proposes crop insurance cuts
$1 billion diamond sale may be too much too soon for hurt miners
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Wind farm denied in Davison County, could go to public vote
Controversial 500,000-chicken farm 1 step closer to reality
USDA says corn, wheat supplies to rise as exports wane
No-till a lead cropping system in South Dakota
USDA to survey 2,900 South Dakota farmers about plans
Hanson halts MCS boys
Area high school basketball roundup: Spartans pull out overtime win over Miller
Avon girls surging at the right time
Kernel wrestlers drop two duals in Watertown
SDSU women dispatch Oral Roberts
At the movies
Impress your sweetheart with Cream Puff Sundaes
At the movies
Dimock man to celebrate his 80th
Delmont man to celebrate his 75th
Thomas D. Schoenfelder
Mary Ann Shaffer
Bernard Marlo Brink
Esther Mary Woodraska
OPINION: Missing the Midwest
Legislation would tighten appeals process for fighting against county CAFO permits
We know the likely outcome of 2016, so, now what?
Free lunch: Come and get it, fools
OUR VIEW: BAC drop won't fix DUI woes
Biologist expects 'pretty good' fishing in Lake Francis Case
Knowing the lay of the land for tag draws
Silencers, weatherizing firearms, and one of the greatest sporting rifle ever built
Grizzly bears deserve some planning ahead
15-inch walleye limit lifted for 2 northeast SD lakes
February 2, 2016
High school activities association under fire for third year at Legislature
PIERRE — Some state lawmakers are pushing the South Dakota High School Activities Association in different directions this legislative session. Committee hearings on two of the proposals are set for later this week. The organization came under scrutiny during the past few years,...
News / state
February 2, 2016 - 10:07am
January 14, 2016
SDHSAA votes for resolution asking schools to consider ending Indian references for teams
PIERRE—School officials from Sisseton and Woonsocket, where teams are called the Redmen, spoke publicly Wednesday against asking South Dakota school districts to "consider not using any stereotypical Indian imagery and Indian mascots that cause harm." But the elected directors...
News / state
January 14, 2016 - 11:02am
November 6, 2015
Woonsocket 'Redmen' to consider nickname change
At least one South Dakota high school will consider changing its nickname after a resolution was brought to the South Dakota High School Activities Association on Wednesday to encourage school boards to move away from American Indian-related names or imagery. Woonsocket High School,...
News / local
November 6, 2015 - 6:22pm
October 10, 2015
State soccer returns to Mitchell
The South Dakota state soccer playoffs culminate in Mitchell today, as four separate title games will decide the state's best teams at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex. Matches will begin at 11 a.m. with the Class AA boys championship between Rapid City Stevens and Aberdeen Central...
October 10, 2015 - 12:00am
August 18, 2015
Freeman High School folds football program for next two seasons
Freeman High School will not have a football team for the next two years. The decision was made at a school board meeting on Monday, with the vote being unanimous 4-0. Low numbers have been a problem for Freeman football in recent years.
August 18, 2015 - 10:28pm
April 29, 2015
Carney addresses SDHSAA issues at QB Club
Wayne Carney was a busy man on Wednesday. The executive director of the South Dakota High School Activities Association visited Mitchell's Quarterback Club meeting at The Depot to discuss ongoing issues regarding South Dakota athletics, ranging from tournaments to transgender student...
April 29, 2015 - 11:57pm
April 28, 2015
Hart, Carney to speak at QB Club
There will be several special guests at this week’s Quarterback Club meeting, which is at 7:30 p.m. today at the Depot in Mitchell. Dakota Wesleyan athletic director Curt Hart and South Dakota High School Activities Association executive director Wayne Carney will speak, among...
April 28, 2015 - 11:15pm
April 23, 2015
Combined state wrestling tournament set for trial run in 2016, 2017
For the first time since the 1989-90 season, the South Dakota state wrestling tournament will combine Class A and Class B into a singular tournament. South Dakota High School Activities Association Assistant Executive Director John Krogstrand confirmed Thursday the 2016 joint state...
April 23, 2015 - 9:52pm
April 22, 2015
Schools will be asked if they want to keep policy on transgender athletic participation
PIERRE — Directors for the South Dakota High School Activities Association voted unanimously Wednesday to proceed with a survey of schools on whether they prefer a statewide or local policy on transgender athletic participation. The association directors will informally review...
News / state
April 22, 2015 - 5:58pm
April 21, 2015
Transgender athletic controversy heats up again at state association
PIERRE — Conservative legislators and lobbyists called Tuesday for repealing South Dakota's policy allowing transgender students to participate in high school sports as members of teams of the opposite sex. The board of directors for the South Dakota High School Activities...
News / state
April 21, 2015 - 4:58pm
April 8, 2015
Class B basketball could be next in line for shot clock
Like Class AA and Class A before it, South Dakota Class B girls and boys basketball is now one vote away from having a shot clock, and coaches are happy about it. "If (the rule is) good for one class, it's good for all of them," Andes Central girls basketball head coach Jerry Altenburg...
April 8, 2015 - 6:35pm
April 3, 2015
"Nebraska Plan" one step closer to coming to SDHSAA football
South Dakota is one step closer to having a changed power point system for high school football. The new system called the "Nebraska Plan,"...
sports / prep
April 3, 2015 - 10:57pm