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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Richard J. Doty
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
March 28, 2015
Stickney man celebrates 85th
STICKNEY — Adames Punt, Stickney, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Thursday, April 2. His family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 37719 263rd St., Stickney, S.D., 57375.
life / celebrations
16 hours 19 min ago
March 24, 2015
CBH conference wins both all-star games
ALEXANDRIA -- The Custer Battlefield Highway Conference won both the boys and girls high school basketball all-star games on Tuesday in Alexandria. CBH defeated the Cornbelt Conference 71-64 in the girls contest, while the CBH boys won 85-82. Sanborn Central/Woonsocket's Morgan...
March 24, 2015 - 11:25pm
March 19, 2015
Cornbelt vs. CBH all-star game to be held Tuesday
The Cornbelt vs. Custer Battlefield Highway all-star basketball games will be played on Tuesday at the Hanson school gymnasium in Alexandria. Bridgewater-Emery, Hanson, Menno, Freeman, Marion, Canistota and Howard boys and girls players will represent the Cornbelt teams. CBH teams...
March 19, 2015 - 2:34pm
Custer Battlefield Highway All Conference teams
Custer Battlefield Highway Boys Basketball All Conference teams First team Eli Van Roekel, junior, Corsica/Stickney Tate Deinert, junior, Mount Vernon/Plankinton Cody Renken, senior, Mount Vernon/Plankinton Camden Myers, junior, Ethan Tucker Kingsbury, junior, Sanborn Central/Woonsocket Second...
March 19, 2015 - 9:49am
March 11, 2015
Gregory ends 52-year drought, earns spot in Class B state tourney
Gregory High School's boys basketball team overcame a sluggish start to make its first state tournament appearance in 52 years. The Corsica/Stickney Jaguars shut down the Gorillas on their first six possessions and held the lead through halftime. A second-half surge from Gregory...
March 11, 2015 - 12:02am
March 9, 2015
Athlete of the week: Van Roekel's leadership lifting Corsica/Stickney in postseason
CORSICA -- Mike Tuschen wanted Eli Van Roekel to become a leader. Van Roekel, a junior point guard for Corsica/Stickney, has exceeded Tuschen’s expectations. “He was missing that element,” said Tuschen, the Jaguars’ boys basketball head coach. “He does everything...
March 9, 2015 - 10:04pm
March 6, 2015
Corsica/Stickney outlasts Platte-Geddes for District 11B crown
Eli Van Roekel scored 20 points to lead Corsica/Stickney over Platte-Geddes 51-39 in the District 11B boys basketball championship game on Friday at the Corn Palace. Van Roekel added six rebounds, three steals and dished out four assists in the win. "Eli took the game over in...
March 6, 2015 - 11:24pm
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Pukwana ELEVATORS FINALLY RAZED ALONG RAILROAD: Long an eyesore for the town of Pukwana, the defunct grain elevator facility has been taken down. The elevators, which were constructed with metal and wood,...
news / local
March 6, 2015 - 8:45pm
Stickney couple to celebrate 60 years
STICKNEY — Virgil and Dorothy Vreugdenhil, Stickney, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sunday, March 15. Their family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 26320 376th Ave., Stickney, SD., 57375.
life / celebrations
March 6, 2015 - 8:12pm
March 5, 2015
Friday at the Corn Palace
Today, at the Corn Palace, several Mitchell-area boys basketball teams will compete for district titles. Hanson will take on Canistota for the District 8B title, Gregory challenges Colome in 12B, while Platte-Geddes faces Corsica/Stickney for the Class 11B championship. Time: Hanson...
March 5, 2015 - 10:34pm
March 3, 2015
Area boys basketball roundup: Canistota tops Ethan in 8B boys game
Shay Jolley scored 19 points to lead Canistota over Ethan 58-48 in a District 8B high school boys basketball semifinal on Tuesday at the Corn Palace. Drew Seubert added 13 points and Mason Decker chipped in 10 points as the Hawks went 21-of-40 from the field for 53 percent shooting...
March 3, 2015 - 11:31pm
March 2, 2015
A look at top area boys basketball teams: Winner enters postseason at 19-1
Top sports teams welcome the postseason with open arms. With elimination games getting under way this week, many boys basketball teams look to carry momentum into the postseason.
March 2, 2015 - 11:29pm
February 23, 2015
Area basketball: Platte-Geddes girls edge Corsica/Stickney in 11B tourney
PLATTE -- Alexis Peterson and Jada Nelson each had double-double as Platte-Geddes downed Corsica/Stickney 49-42 in the District 11B girls basketball tournament on Monday in Platte. Peterson finished with 20 points and 13 rebounds, while Nelson scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds...
February 23, 2015 - 11:03pm
February 19, 2015
Area high school basketball: Kimball/White Lake girls top Colome
Kelli Steffen's 25 points lifted Kimball/White Lake to a 45-27 win over Colome in a high school girls basketball game on Thursday in Mitchell. KWL shot 16-of-44 from the floor, grabbed 35 rebounds and dished out nine assists. Colby Taggart and Mariah Kinzer led Colome with seven...
February 19, 2015 - 11:17pm
February 17, 2015
Area roundup: Parkston girls top Andes Central
PARKSTON -- Halli Heisinger scored 11 points to help lead the Parkston girls basketball team to a 55-18 victory over Andes Central on Tuesday in Parkston. Parkston was 19-of-50 from the field for 38 percent shooting the contest. The Trojans recorded 18 rebounds, 13 assists and...
February 17, 2015 - 11:32pm