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Lake Andes man charged with vehicular homicide for April crash that left his brother dead
Overcoming addictions: 3 graduate from Mitchell treatment programs
New business conflict-disclosure law confronts many state board appointees
Hitchcock pool to open Saturday
The superbug that doctors have been dreading just reached the US
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
Genant gunning for top finish in shot put
Kernels set for state meet
With injuries behind him, Kuil hopes for strong state showing
Mitchell improves on team mark at ESD tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria shuts out Mudcats
Mitchell woman celebrates 90th
Heartland Quilt Guild holds May 7 meeting
DAV Auxiliary holds May meeting
Pleasure Pals meet in May
Friendship Circle CFEL Club holds May meeting
Vivian Elaine Dreessen
The summer of flooding, 2011 recalled
Trade deals going nowhere
Commencements reflect individual educational value
OUR VIEW: Coping training should be requirement for law enforcement
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
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
April 19, 2016
Animal feedlots causing division in Bon Homme County
TYNDALL (AP) — Opponents of large animal feeding operations in Bon Homme County have submitted petitions seeking a moratorium on further permits. Opponents want the county zoning board to review ordinances and consider more restrictions for feedlots to safeguard the health and property...
News / state
April 19, 2016 - 11:39am
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
Area high school baseball roundup: McCook rolls Tri-Valley in prep baseball
SALEM — A four-run first inning set the tone for McCook's prep baseball team Sunday, rolling Tri-Valley 13-3 in five innings Sunday at Salem. Kohl Miller scored three runs and was 2-for-2 at the plate, as was Jordan Scheier, who was 2-for 2 with two runs scored. Jesse Muth had...
April 18, 2016 - 12:06am
April 14, 2016
Bon Homme boys, Burke/South Central girls win SESD tournament
YANKTON — The boys golf team from Bon Homme and the girls golf team from Burke/South Central each took home titles from Southeast South Dakota Small Schools golf meet at Fox Run Golf Course in Yankton. The Cavaliers fired a score of 250 on the par-72 course to edge second-place...
April 14, 2016 - 11:54pm
From rivals to sharing the spotlight in the South Dakota Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
SIOUX FALLS—It has been nearly 50 years since The Postmen last played a show together, and the story is the same for The Tensions. But,...
News / local
April 14, 2016 - 6:06pm
April 12, 2016
MVP teams win at Wagner Relays
WAGNER—The Mount Vernon/Plankinton boys and girls track and field team each took first place at the Wagner Relays on Tuesday in Wagner. The Titan boys finished with 161 points, while the MVP girls had 153 points at the 10-team event. MVP's Dane Rihanek won the 400-meter dash...
April 12, 2016 - 11:41pm
April 11, 2016
Athlete of the week: Bon Homme's Kortan sets three Scotland Invitational records
Starting fast is a strength for Bon Homme's Chase Kortan. That's useful when running events such as the 100-meter dash, because sometimes a quick start is all Kortan needs to to run away with a first-place finish. "His first 10 steps are really quick," Bon Homme track and field head...
April 11, 2016 - 11:46pm
April 6, 2016
Bon Homme girls win Scotland Invite title
SCOTLAND — Ten meet records fell Tuesday at the Scotland Invitational, as the Irene-Wakonda boys and the Bon Homme girls took home team titles. The Eagles managed to hold off a hard-charging Corsica-Stickney team, winning 107 to 101. On the girls side, the Cavaliers had 86 points,...
April 6, 2016 - 11:04pm
April 4, 2016
Bon Homme/Scotland baseball picks up win over Turner/Hutch
TABOR—The Bon Homme/Scotland baseball team picked up a 10-0 win over Turner/Hutchinson on Sunday in Tabor. Bon Homme/Scotland pitchers Chase Kortan, Cole Uecker and Bryce Scieszinski combined to toss a no-hitter. Kortan picked up the win and recorded eight strikeouts in three...
April 4, 2016 - 12:11am
March 30, 2016
Catching up with former area athletes: Tyndall native leading Lancers into conference play
Karlee Kozak, a native of Tyndall and current sophomore on the Mount Marty College softball team picked up four hits in two games against Grace University (Neb.) on Monday in Omaha, Nebraska. In the first game, Kozak went 2-for-3 with a run, one RBI and a double. In the second game,...
March 30, 2016 - 11:21pm
March 23, 2016
Longtime state senator to 'take a break' from politics
TYNDALL—After 12 intermittent years in the state Legislature, Sen. Bill Van Gerpen is ready to relinquish his seat. The 66-year-old Republican from Tyndall and lifelong public servant has represented his rural district off and on in both the state House and Senate for about...
News / local
March 23, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 20, 2016
State notebook: MVP's Deinert wins Spirit of Su
Mount Vernon/Plankinton's Tate Deinert led the local contingent of award-winners at the state basketball tournaments this weekend. Deinert, a senior for the Titans, was awarded the Spirit of Su award at the Class A state tournament in Rapid City. The award annually goes to a senior...
March 20, 2016 - 11:58pm
March 19, 2016
All-LMVC boys basketball selections announced
Three area prep basketball teams landed three players on the Little Missouri Valley Conference's all-conference boys basketball team at year's end. Andes Central/Dakota Christian's Zach DeLange, Michael Maas and J.B. Bruguier made the team, along with Dillan Thuringer, Jake DeLange...
March 19, 2016 - 12:31am
March 14, 2016
Three Titans, Cubs and Trojans named to All-SESD Conference team
Three Mount Vernon/Plankinton, Chamberlain and Parkston players were named to the All-Southeastern South Dakota Conference boys basketball teams. MVP's Tate Deinert led the voting with 98 votes, while Devin Rihanek and Hayden Schmidt each earned honors. Parkston's Dillan Thuringer...
March 14, 2016 - 12:52am
March 2, 2016
Area boys playoff basketball: Canistota advances past Ethan
Behind four players in double-figures and 25 points from Shay Jolley, the Canistota Hawks advanced to the District 8B championship game on Tuesday...
March 2, 2016 - 12:17am