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Country star Kenny Chesney aims to fix U.S. Bank Stadium's acoustics
How most leadership training programs fail women
Second panel of legislators wades into GEAR UP fight
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Map shows North Dakota, South Dakota among 7 states to not submit proposal for new Amazon HQ
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Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
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Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
DWU basketball coaches to speak at Mitchell Quarterback Club
DWU's Tuner named GPAC offensive player of the week for third time this season
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Wild promote 3 from AHL team
Week of Oct. 23 prep football and volleyball polls
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
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Alexa Nicole McKenzie
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OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: A new book tells Tom Berry story
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
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Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
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Paulson Five Generations
April 16, 2016
Former Mitchell area standouts battling for carries
Three Dakota Wesleyan University running backs familiar to the Mitchell area are locked in an intense competition for playing time. For Mitchell...
April 16, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
OUR VIEW: SD's success in women's basketball tough to ignore
What an outstanding year it's been for Division I women's college basketball in South Dakota. On Wednesday night, the University of South Dakota booked a trip to the championship game of the Women's National Invitation Tournament with a convincing win over Oregon. The Coyotes will...
April 1, 2016 - 11:31am
March 25, 2016
TRAXLER: NCAA women's regional helps put SD on national sports map
SIOUX FALLS—In case there was any doubt, South Dakota firmly landed on the national college basketball map Friday night. Four of the best...
March 25, 2016 - 11:55pm
OPINION: We should play ball with other towns, too
Let this serve as a response to the editorial published on March 23. That negative editorial toward the South Dakota Amateur Baseball Association was in regard to the selection of hosts for the state amateur tournament.
March 25, 2016 - 9:43am
March 24, 2016
Augustana advances to national championship
FRISCO, Texas—The Augustana University men's basketball will play for the NCAA Division II National Championship on Saturday. The Vikings clinched a national title berth after defeating Western Oregon 74-55 on Thursday in Frisco, Texas. Casey Schilling led Augustana with 17...
March 24, 2016 - 11:34pm
March 23, 2016
OUR VIEW: What's the holdup on making Mitchell permanent state amateur site?
The South Dakota State Amateur Baseball Association swung and missed over the weekend. At its regular spring meeting, the association approved the state tournament site for each year for 2017, 2018 and 2019. Mitchell's Cadwell Park will be the host for 2017 and 2019, while Sioux Falls...
March 23, 2016 - 4:09pm
March 12, 2016
Tiger men fall at the horn in second round of nationals
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo.—The Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball had a chance to advance to the NAIA Division II men's basketball national...
March 12, 2016 - 12:46am
March 11, 2016
Second half charge helps Avon dump Faith
HURON — Patience was key for the Avon girls basketball team on Thursday in its opening game at the Class B state tournament. Down 17-12...
March 11, 2016 - 1:19am
March 10, 2016
DWU set for national tourney contest with Indiana Tech
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo.—If the Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball team plans on having an extended stay in Branson, Missouri, this week, the Tigers will need to put their best defensive effort forward. In the regular season, DWU was 112th in the nation in scoring defense—allowing...
March 10, 2016 - 12:07am
March 6, 2016
DWU's Forgey earns All-American finish at nationals
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.—Dakota Wesleyan University's Skylar Forgey earned an All-American finish in the 1,000-meter run on Saturday at the NAIA Indoor National Championships on Saturday in Johnson City, Tennessee. Forgey finished in fifth place in the race with a time of 2 minutes,...
March 6, 2016 - 11:55pm
March 5, 2016
Miller eager to lead Jacks to second straight NCAA berth
SIOUX FALLS—South Dakota State point guard Macy Miller remembers the feeling all too well. Last March, the Mitchell native helped lead the women's basketball team to a NCAA national tournament berth in her freshman campaign as the Jackrabbits defeated rival University of South...
March 5, 2016 - 12:01am
March 1, 2016
Tuesday's sports schedule
• Mitchell High School boys basketball at Huron in District 3AA first round game, 7:15 p.m., at Huron Arena. • Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball at Morningside in GPAC championship game, 7 p.m., in Sioux City, Iowa. • Area high school girls basketball playoffs: District...
March 1, 2016 - 12:35am
February 26, 2016
Vikings' Zimmer: Greenway's return "comes down to money"
INDIANAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said Thursday that he expects veteran linebacker and Mount Vernon native Chad Greenway to be back for one more season. "I think he will be back, yeah," Zimmer said, via the Star Tribune. "I think he wants to be back and...
February 26, 2016 - 12:03am
February 16, 2016
Both DWU men and women move up in national rankings
Both Dakota Wesleyan University men's and women's basketball teams moved up in the most recent NAIA Division II coaches poll released Tuesday. After winning two contests against Grace College (Neb.) and College of St. Mary (Neb.), the DWU women moved from No. 16 to No. 14. The Tigers...
February 16, 2016 - 11:46pm
February 10, 2016
Catching up with former area athletes: USD's Frank continues high jump success
For the first time in his career, Burke native Tyler Frank has been named Summit League indoor track and field athlete of the week for the University of South Dakota. Frank set a new personal best in the high jump at the Air Force Team Challenge Friday in Colorado Springs, Colorado,...
February 10, 2016 - 11:39pm