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Local rescue dog begins service training in Rapid City
‘The heroes are those that never made it home’: Kimball veteran recalls time as a POW
New conflict-of-interest law could have direct effect on lawyers serving on state panels
Area Memorial Day events set for Monday
Remembering the first U.S.S. South Dakota
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Selling the farm
Governor's Agricultural Summit coming to Brookings next week
Judge orders rancher to repay USDA $65K for loan he misused
South Dakota farmers make progress with corn and soybeans
Farmer, soldier, veteran, hero: Korea vet credits war survival to life on the farm
Photos from day one of Class B state track and field championships
Relay dive proves to be the difference in Class B relay
Second to none: Kernels' Waddell claims state title in pole vault
Winner's Kuil, MCM's Pulse set for strong finishes
From the sideline to the podium: Ethan/Parkston's Genant wins Class A shot put
June 25 wedding planned by couple
Mitchell woman celebrates 90th
Shower planned for local bride
Couple wed in March ceremony
Mitchell couple to celebrate 60th
Douglas A. Druse
LETTER: Hisses, cheers a la the newspaper
LETTER: Sad that Memorial Day tradition has diminished
LETTER: Residents should be Notified of street sweeper
LETTER: Wind turbines do impact real estate values
LETTER: A bit of sarcasm
Pheasant season provides financial boost
Local archery club to host annual carp shoot
WILTZ: On egg farms and SD's underappreciated fighting fish
Free deer tags for landowners?
MAYER: Finally enjoying South Dakota's great outdoors
May 27, 2016
Bon Homme's Kortan wins Class A long jump
MADISON—Since finishing a few inches shy of a state title last year, Bon Homme's Chase Kortan had been waiting for Friday's start of the...
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May 24, 2016
Late balk helps Dakota Valley clip Bon Homme/Scotland for state trip
NORTH SIOUX CITY—Neither Dakota Valley or Bon Homme/Scotland's baseball coaches had ever seen anything like what transpired on Monday....
May 24, 2016 - 12:30am
May 19, 2016
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria blanks Platte
PLATTE—Alexandria held Platte hitless for a 10-0 Sunshine League victory in seven innings on Thursday in Platte. Tyson Gau picked up the win for the Angles. Gau didn't allow a hit in five innings pitched with five strikeouts. Jordan Gau led the Alexandria offense with three...
May 19, 2016 - 11:55pm
Titan girls win Region 5A
HARTFORD—For the second year in a row, the Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls track and field team won the Region 5A meet. The Titans recorded...
May 19, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 17, 2016
Bon Homme/Scotland advances in prep baseball playoffs
TABOR — Bolstered by a one-hit shutout from Chase Kortan, the Bon Homme/Scotland prep baseball team picked up a first-round playoff win in Region 1B West, topping Wagner/Avon/Lake Andes 10-0 in five innings. Kortan had nine strikeouts in the win, pitching all five innings. BH/S...
May 17, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 15, 2016
Bon Homme/Scotland sweeps W/A/LA
WAGNER—The Bon Homme/Scotland baseball team swept Wagner/Avon/Lake Andes on Sunday in Wagner. BH/S won the first game 10-0 and the second 20-1. In Game 1, Chase Kortan and John Kubal had three hits each, while Cole Uecker had two hits and 3 RBI for BH/S. Christian Uecker—who...
May 15, 2016 - 11:46pm
May 12, 2016
Catching up with area athletes: Schmidt seeing plenty of action for Coyotes
In his freshman season, University of South Dakota runner Brennan Schmidt is seeing plenty of action on the track. Schmidt, a Freeman native, ran the anchor leg of South Dakota's winning 4x400-meter relay team at the 91st Howard Wood Dakota Relays on Saturday in Sioux Falls. The team...
May 12, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 10, 2016
Titan girls, Warriors boys win SESD meet
WINNER—The Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls track and field team and the Winner boys team won the Southeast South Dakota Conference meet on Tuesday in Winner. MVP earned 180 points to best second place Ethan/Parkston (109), while Winner won the boys division with 111 points and...
May 10, 2016 - 11:45pm
May 8, 2016
Area high school baseball roundup: Hanson/Bridgewater-Emery sweeps McCook Central
ALEXANDRIA—The Hanson/Bridgewater-Emery baseball team swept McCook Central in a doubleheader on Sunday in Alexandria. The Ducks won the first game 10-0 and won the second game 5-2. Cole Gassman and Colton Plagman each earned wins for H/B-E, while Owen London had a double and...
May 8, 2016 - 11:34pm
April 29, 2016
Kernels have strong showing at Yankton Relays
YANKTON—Three Mitchell Kernels won events at the First Dakota Relays on Friday in Yankton. Spencer Neugebauer, Kyle Weier and Tevyn Waddell each won events, while Kaelyn Kaul and Kristin Pistulka each had second-place finishes at the event. No team scores were kept. Neugebauer...
April 29, 2016 - 11:52pm
Cooney, Platte-Geddes win B/SC/P-G Invite
Andes Central's J.J. Cooney won the boys individual title, while the Platte-Geddes boys golf team took home the team title at the Burke/South Central/Platte-Geddes Invite on Friday. On the girls side, Maggie Fiscel, of Scotland, won the event by one stroke over Burke/South Central's...
April 29, 2016 - 11:51pm
April 25, 2016
Athlete of the week: Bon Homme's Johnson using long ball for wins
TYNDALL—Alec Johnson's success on the golf course is simple—he hits the ball farther than anyone else. "I usually can outdrive everybody in my group when I play," Johnson said. "I'm a great driver." The Bon Homme junior golfer has been using long drives off the tee box...
April 25, 2016 - 11:58pm
Parkston/Ethan outlasts Bon Homme/Scotland
TABOR—The Parkston/Ethan baseball team handed Bon Homme/Scotland its first loss of the season with 6-4 win in extra innings on Monday in...
April 25, 2016 - 11:46pm
April 20, 2016
P-G, Bon Homme, B/SC share top team honors at Lakeview
The Platte-Geddes and Bon Homme boys golf teams shared top honors and the Burke/South Central girls golf team ran away from the competition at the Mount Vernon/Plankinton Invite Tuesday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. The Black Panthers and Cavaliers each scored 265 as a team,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:16am
April 18, 2016
Weather forces area schedule changes
Some area sporting events were washed out by rain Monday, forcing schedule changes. Bon Homme/Scotland and Wagner were to meet in prep baseball Monday. That game has been postponed to April 28 and will be played at 5 p.m. in Wagner. McCook was to play Dell Rapids in high school baseball...
April 18, 2016 - 11:00pm