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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
June 1, 2015
Vermillion seeking federal grant for school resource officer
VERMILLION (AP) — The police department in Vermillion is seeking a Justice Department grant to continue to have a school resource officer. Police Chief Matt Betzen tells The Equalizer the department hopes to be awarded the money in October. Betzen says the department doesn't...
June 1, 2015 - 10:26am
May 27, 2015
Vermillion voters to decide day care, beer cost questions
VERMILLION (AP) — Voters in Vermillion next month will decide whether private, in-home day cares need to be certified by the city. They also will decide whether the city can charge more for beer at facilities it manages such as the golf course, to help pay for a park pool project. The...
May 27, 2015 - 10:46am
May 10, 2015
Bon Homme/Scotland keeps rolling, off to 7-0 start
VERMILLION—The Bon Homme/Scotland baseball team keeps finding ways to win. On Friday, Bon Homme/Scotland defeated Vermillion 5-3 in Vermillion behind Chase Kortan's two doubles and two runs scored to improve to 7-0. Kortan went 2-for-3 on the day and picked up a save on the...
May 10, 2015 - 3:30pm
May 8, 2015
White House tweets letter from 11-year-old South Dakota girl
VERMILLION (AP) — An 11-year-old girl in Vermillion who was disappointed that President Barack Obama had waited so long to visit South Dakota...
May 8, 2015 - 9:13am
May 4, 2015
Vermillion High School students to help in building project
VERMILLION (AP) — A group of Vermillion students have been hired to help move every piece of classroom furniture from Vermillion High School into another building as workers forge ahead with an improvement project in the 50-year-old school. The Equalizer reports the school...
May 4, 2015 - 1:49pm
May 1, 2015
USD's Nepalese students money for victims of Earthquake
VERMILLION (AP) — A group of students from Nepal at the University of South Dakota is raising money for victims of the recent earthquake that has killed more than 6,000 and injured almost 14,000 people. The Nepalese students at the Vermillion school sent out an announcement...
May 1, 2015 - 2:37pm
April 21, 2015
Woman accused of killing boyfriend set for September trial
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City woman accused in the stabbing death of her boyfriend faces a mid-September trial. Forty-three-year-old Corinne Vermillion is accused of fatally stabbing 37-year-old Donny Ladeaux in January at a public housing complex in Pennington County where...
April 21, 2015 - 11:51am
March 24, 2015
Vermillion 8th grade student wins SD spelling bee
VERMILLION (AP) — An eighth-grade Vermillion boy correctly spelled "nondescript" to win South Dakota's statewide spelling bee. Owen Dudley of Vermillion Middle School is the winner of the 2015 South Dakota State Spelling Bee hosted by the University of South Dakota. Dudley...
March 24, 2015 - 3:25pm
March 22, 2015
Tech center looks for tenants, sues company that backed off
VERMILLION (AP) — A $4.2 million building in southeast South Dakota that's meant to host technology companies is looking for tenants after the facility's managers sued a company that backed off a deal to move in. The Vermillion Area Chamber & Development Company is responsible...
March 22, 2015 - 5:07pm
February 28, 2015
State wrestling notebook: Fans enjoy Sanford PREMIER Center
SIOUX FALLS -- Wrestlers, coaches and fans received a new experience at this year's Class A state wrestling tournament. For the first time, the event was held in the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, which provided plenty of space but kept fans close to the action. "The...
February 28, 2015 - 9:31am
February 27, 2015
LETTER: Texting and driving is dangerous
To the Editor: Did you know that research shows that the odds of being involved in safety-critical event such as a near crash or crash are 23 times greater for Commercial Motor Vehicle drivers who text while driving than for those drivers who do not.
February 27, 2015 - 5:03pm
February 13, 2015
Vermillion school opt-out of $880,000 won't face public vote
VERMILLION (AP) — Voters will not challenge the Vermillion School District's proposal to continue an opt-out of property tax limits for another five years. The school board last month approved to raise the annual opt-out from $800,000 to $880,000 to avoid budget cuts. The Press...
February 13, 2015 - 2:24pm
January 26, 2015
USD offering camp for students interested in health care
VERMILLION (AP) — High school students interested in pursuing health care careers can now sign up for a health-care themed summer camp at the...
January 26, 2015 - 2:20pm
January 12, 2015
U. of South Dakota medical school names new assistant dean
VERMILLION (AP) — The medical school at the University of South Dakota has named a new assistant dean of medical student affairs. The Sanford School of Medicine has appointed Dr. John Wempe to the position. His duties include career counselling for medical students at the school's...
January 12, 2015 - 1:26pm
December 29, 2014
Area high school basketball: MCM boys, others win at Parkston Classic
PARKSTON -- Isaac Anderson and Will Gottlob helped lead McCook Central/Montrose to a 64-57 victory over Vermillion in the Parkston Classic on Monday in Parkston.
December 29, 2014 - 11:40pm