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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
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Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
October 12, 2016
College football previews: SDSU, NDSU square off for Dakota Marker
FARGO, N.D.—There's no shortage of buzz surrounding the annual Dakota Marker football game between South Dakota State University and North Dakota State University. The two rivals each enter the contest unbeaten in the Missouri Valley Football Conference and nationally ranked....
October 12, 2016 - 11:37pm
October 9, 2016
College football roundup: Coyotes knock off No. 11 Northern Iowa
VERMILLION — Chris Streveler threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third as South Dakota remained unbeaten at home after holding on for a 28-25 win over Northern Iowa Saturday in the 100th Dakota Days football game. Northern Iowa (2-3, 1-1 Missouri Valley) entered the game...
October 9, 2016 - 11:12pm
September 28, 2016
SD college football preview: SDSU faces No. 8 Western Illinois
BROOKINGS — Saturday's Missouri Valley Football Conference opener is an important one for the No. 15-ranked South Dakota State University Jackrabbits, who meet No. 8 Western Illinois at Dykhouse Stadium in Brookings. After two losses in the non-conference portion of the schedule,...
September 28, 2016 - 11:18pm
September 16, 2016
USD trying to attract more Native Americans to law school
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The University of South Dakota has joined an initiative that is trying to attract more Native Americans to law school. The university in Vermillion is now part of the the Pipeline to Law Initiative, which encourages Native Americans to pursue a law degree, providing...
September 16, 2016 - 10:54am
September 12, 2016
College football roundup: South Dakota rallies past Weber State in 2OT
VERMILLION (AP) — Miles Bergner kicked a 34-yard field goal in the second overtime and South Dakota erased two 21-point deficits to beat Weber State 52-49 on Saturday. Weber State's Taylor Hintze missed a 37-yarder on its second overtime possession to set up the final South...
September 12, 2016 - 12:21am
September 1, 2016
New Mexico cruises past South Dakota 48-21
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Teriyon Gipson scored on the first play from scrimmage and New Mexico continued to pile up yards and points against South Dakota in a 48-21 victory on Thursday night. Gipson finished with 181 yards on 10 carries and had touchdown runs of 84 and 75 yards...
September 1, 2016 - 11:42pm
June 30, 2016
Krolikowski adds scholarship offer from Coyotes
WINNER — On the heels of a scholarship offer from South Dakota State University, Winner football standout Krockett Krolikowski said Wednesday he has received an offer from the University of South Dakota. He shared the news via Twitter, with a picture of him wearing a white Coyotes...
June 30, 2016 - 1:00am
June 3, 2016
USD football opener moved to Sept. 1
VERMILLION — University of South Dakota officials announced Thursday that the Coyotes' football opener at New Mexico has been moved up two days to Sept. 1, the Thursday prior to Labor Day. The game will be played at 8 p.m. Central in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It's the first time...
June 3, 2016 - 12:47am
May 7, 2016
Burke native Frank fires up Relays crowd at the high jump
SIOUX FALLS — Burke native Tyler Frank noticed the cheers at the Howard Wood Dakota Relays Friday night. Not just from the people standing around the high jump bar, but instead, it was the whole stadium cheering on the University of South Dakota long jump standout to get it...
May 7, 2016 - 12:12am
May 4, 2016
Nielson hoping USD "executes at critical times" in 2016
University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson was very forthcoming with his team in spring practice. After inheriting a 5-6 team...
May 4, 2016 - 11:42pm
May 3, 2016
USD's Nielson, Herbster to speak at Mitchell Quarterback Club
University of South Dakota Athletic Director David Herbster and head football coach Bob Nielson will be the special guest speakers at today's Mitchell Quarterback Club meeting. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at The Depot in Mitchell.
May 3, 2016 - 11:46pm
April 30, 2016
TRAXLER: In-state talent makes difference in SD women's college hoops
Sports people in South Dakota — media, fans, coaches, etc. — have spent a lot of time in the last few months talking about how good basketball is in South Dakota, particularly women's college basketball. And it is that way in large part because of the talented high school...
April 30, 2016 - 12:20am
April 22, 2016
Northern Kentucky's Plitzuweit named new USD women's coach
VERMILLION — The University of South Dakota has hired Dawn Plitzuweit as the school's new women's basketball coach. Plitzuweit (pronounced PLITTS-zoo-white) will be formally introduced at a press conference on Monday on campus in Vermillion. She's the school's 10th all-time...
April 22, 2016 - 11:51am
April 14, 2016
Fossum fulfilling swimming dream
Christian Fossum officially fulfilled a dream on Thursday. The Mitchell Aquatic Club senior swimmer signed his National Letter of Intent to compete...
April 14, 2016 - 11:50pm
April 5, 2016
TRAXLER: Changes with coaches show reality of D-I college sports
For the first time in 16 years, South Dakota State University is looking for a new coach of one of its major athletic programs. The school had a nearly-unheard-of-streak from 2000 to 2016 of not having a coaching change in football, men's basketball and women's basketball. But that...
April 5, 2016 - 12:01am