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South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
Saturday's Prep Basketball Scores
Warriors' Doren captures state title
Ethan claims District 8B title
Semmler earns 160-pound title for Trojans
Undisputed champion: Chamberlain's Hutmacher claims Class A title
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
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LETTER: Ironic situation with SCOTUS
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Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
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Joe & Kerrill Morrison
May 16, 2016
USD offering health sciences doctorate degree
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota is launching a doctoral program in health sciences. USD officials say the degree will prepare practicing health care professionals for leadership roles in academics, research, and clinical practice settings. The courses will be offered...
May 16, 2016 - 12:49pm
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
Vermillion 8th-grade student wins South Dakota spelling bee
VERMILLION (AP) — An eighth-grader from Vermillion Middle School has won the South Dakota spelling bee, advancing to a national competition in May. Logan Gregg was the top oral speller among 14 students from around the state who competed at the University of South Dakota. Gregg...
March 22, 2016 - 2:05pm
February 26, 2016
USD getting federal grant money for telehealth network
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota is getting federal telecommunications grant money to connect facilities in Vermillion, Pierre, Rapid City, and Sioux Falls with 24 rural hospitals and clinics, including one on the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation. The Vermillion-based...
February 26, 2016 - 12:01pm
February 25, 2016
USDA tours USD and presents $500K grant for Rural Health Care Project
VERMILLION—Representatives from the U.S. Department of Agriculture toured the University of South Dakota on Wednesday and discussed a project that will strengthen health care services in 24 rural South Dakota communities and give medical school and nursing students first-hand...
February 25, 2016 - 10:49am
February 17, 2016
Police say 2 USD students confess to fraternity vandalism
VERMILLION (AP) — Two male University of South Dakota students have admitted vandalizing a fraternity house on campus because they were drunk and angry about being kicked out of a party, police say. Someone spray painted the words "We date rape" on the side of the Phi Delta Theta...
February 17, 2016 - 12:16pm
February 16, 2016
Police investigate vandalism at USD fraternity house
VERMILLION (AP) — Vermillion police are investigating a report of vandalism at a fraternity house at the University of South Dakota. The university says someone spray painted the words "We date rape" on the side of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house. Fraternity members saw the...
February 16, 2016 - 11:33am
January 25, 2016
4 families displaced in Vermillion apartment building fire
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — No one was hurt but four families were displaced in an apartment building fire in Vermillion. The American Red Cross reports that one of the apartments in the four-unit building was destroyed and two others suffered major damage in the early morning fire...
January 25, 2016 - 1:22pm
Vermillion to host centuries-old book with Shakespeare plays
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — One of the world's most valuable books — a 17th-century collection of Shakespeare's plays — will be on display in South Dakota in March as part of a yearlong commemoration of the 400th anniversary of his death. The "First Folio" of William Shakespeare is the...
January 25, 2016 - 12:26pm
January 5, 2016
USD, Daktronics teaming up for new video displays
VERMILLION — The University of South Dakota will use Daktronics scoreboards and video displays at its new basketball arena and will acquire a new video display at the DakotaDome, it was announced Tuesday. The installation at the new Sports Performance Enhancement Complex includes...
January 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
October 13, 2015
Noem in Gregory, Vermillion Wednesday
Rep. Kristi Noem will attend events Wednesday in Gregory and Vermillion. At 10:30 a.m., she will speak with students in Gregory about her role in Washington, D.C. She will update the Gregory Rotary Club at noon about her efforts in Congress. She will also stop at 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday...
October 13, 2015 - 6:20pm
August 3, 2015
Nonprofit buys 2 historic movie theaters in Vermillion
VERMILLION (AP) — A nonprofit trying to improve Vermillion's downtown cultural attractions has acquired two historic movie theaters with help from the University of South Dakota and other groups. The Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association has bought the theaters from March...
August 3, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 27, 2015
McCook/Miner rallies to walk-off Vermillion
McCook/Miner assistant coach Craig Cheeseman couldn't believe his eyes Monday night. With a 4-3 lead against Vermillion in the top of the ninth...
July 27, 2015 - 11:58pm
July 25, 2015
South Dakota State B Legion Tournament scores/pairings
South Dakota Class B State Legion Tournament In Salem Friday G1—Vermillion 8, Garretson 4 G2—Spearfish 13, Webster 3 (6 inn.) G3—Humboldt 18, Tabor 8 (7 inn.) G4—McCook-Miner 10, Groton 9 Saturday G5—Garretson 6, Tabor 3 (Tabor...
July 25, 2015 - 10:02pm
State B Legion roundup: Vermillion, Spearfish wins openers
SALEM—Vermillion Post 1 took advantage of five Garretson Post 23 errors to score three unearned runs en route to an 8-4 win in the first game of the South Dakota Class B State Legion tournament in Salem on Friday. Vermillion advances to a second-round game against xxxxxxx at...
July 25, 2015 - 12:27am