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Wind project meeting draws a large crowd to Avon gym
10-year-old boy killed, five others injured in crash near Platte
"Meet the Creator" and closing reception at Dakota Discovery Museum
Vegetation management planned on Missouri River sandbars
Man arrested after two crashes, injuring passenger
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Wahlen ready to orchestrate Kernel offense
Winner ready to repeat
Canistota football team ready for 9AA challenge
Inaugural Kernel Bowl set to be a success
Thursday's volleyball match is Booster Club night
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
10-year-old boy killed, five others injured in crash near Platte
August 20, 2016
Getting physical: Sports season starts with important health check-ins
The high school sports season doesn't start with a whistle, a starter's gun or the toss of a ball. Instead, under the auspice of a doctor, where...
August 20, 2016 - 12:06am
July 28, 2016
A boost with heart in mind: SDHSAA foundation provides AEDs to schools in need
Thanks to the efforts of the South Dakota High School Activities Association Foundation, 10 South Dakota schools will be a little safer with...
July 28, 2016 - 12:22am
July 22, 2016
SDHSAA Foundation awards AED units to local schools
PIERRE — The South Dakota High School Activities Association Foundation announced Thursday the awarding of 10 free Automated External Defibrillator (AED) units to SDHSAA member schools this summer. Member schools were encouraged to apply, and the ten recipient schools were selected...
July 22, 2016 - 12:39am
July 13, 2016
Leber: "Loved the work" for a successful football career
Ben Leber didn't grow up wanting to be a professional football player. No, he was more enthralled with space and wanting to be an astronaut....
July 13, 2016 - 11:46pm
July 2, 2016
Inaugural SDHSAA summer moratorium underway
For busy high school athletes, there's little rest in the summertime. But a new moratorium set by the South Dakota High School Activities Association hopes to give students and coaches more time to spend with their families to start July. Friday marked the official start of a newly...
July 2, 2016 - 12:24am
June 30, 2016
Leber to headline speakers at SD Coaches Clinic in Mitchell
The schedule is shaping up for the South Dakota Coaches Clinic, which will be held in Mitchell for the first time next month and will feature former Minnesota Vikings linebacker Ben Leber as the keynote speaker. The event, which is put on by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association...
June 30, 2016 - 12:41am
June 10, 2016
School officials, board can't reach consensus on Class B tourney format
PIERRE — Without a consensus from member schools, the South Dakota High School Activities Association board didn't take action on a change in the postseason format for Class B basketball and volleyball at its meeting Thursday. There has been concern in the past that good teams...
June 10, 2016 - 12:56am
June 9, 2016
SDHSAA's Carney announces retirement
PIERRE — South Dakota High School Activities Association Executive Director Wayne Carney announced his retirement Thursday, effective at...
June 9, 2016 - 5:04pm
April 26, 2016
SDHSAA's Carney to speak at QB Club
South Dakota High School Activities Association Executive Director Wayne Carney will be the featured guest speaker at Wednesday's Mitchell Quarterback Club meeting. The meeting starts at 7:30 p.m. at The Depot Pub and Grille in Mitchell. Carney, who has been executive director since...
April 26, 2016 - 11:51pm
February 12, 2016
Three-peat: Mitchell gymnastics team wins Class AA state championship
BROOKINGS—Back-to-back-to-back. The Mitchell High School gymnastics team brought home a third consecutive state championship in Class AA...
February 12, 2016 - 4:31pm
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,...
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...
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,...
November 6, 2015 - 6:46pm
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