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A presidential distinction
SDHP announces May sobriety checkpoints
Wagner taking a stand against crime
58 candidates make ballots as independents for courthouse posts and seats in Legislature
City awaits recommendation on Palace lights
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
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
LETTER: Bon Homme doesn't need big hog operation
USDA: State benefited from last week's rainfall
A sibling rivalry in the FFA
South Dakota cattle on feed up 13 percent
AgweekTV: Perfecting pasta
'Competitive' Fitts closing out decorated DWU career
TRAXLER: In-state talent makes difference in SD women's college hoops
Starting pitching not an issue for Kernels
This weekend's sports schedule
Kernels have strong showing at Yankton Relays
Area couple to wed in August ceremony
Area couple plan July wedding
Mitchell couple mark 55th anniversary
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Scotland woman celebrates 85th birthday
Richard (Dick) Marken
Gary D. Busack
Richard (Dick) Steffen
Jerome D. Feltman
Language becoming the 'newspeak' of Orwell's 1984
LETTER: Donald Trump represents the majority
LETTER: Curt Hart will be impossible to replace
LETTER: VFW part of Buddy Poppy program again
OPINION: The RESPECT Act
Platte-Geddes takes a shot with high school trapshooting
WILTZ: On South Dakota's scenery and hunting buffaloes
Minnesota angler catches SD state record bass
WILTZ: Preparing one's mind and body for the big hunt
Let's take a look at our Game, Fish & Parks commissioners
April 28, 2016
Watertown joins Pierre in selection of air service provider
WATERTOWN (AP) — Watertown's City Council has chosen Aerodynamics Inc. as the city's air service provider, two days after Pierre's City Commission decided on the Atlanta-based carrier. Both cities are recommending to the federal Transportation Department that Aerodynamics, which...
News / state
April 28, 2016 - 12:59pm
April 27, 2016
Public viewing planned for outdoors artist Redlin
WATERTOWN (AP) — The family of outdoors artist Terry Redlin says a public viewing will be held Friday at the Watertown art center that bears his name. Redlin died at the age of 78 on Sunday after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's disease. The viewing will be held at the Redlin Art...
News / state
April 27, 2016 - 11:35am
March 17, 2016
SDSU Extension, others to host grassland fire workshops
WATERTOWN (AP) — The South Dakota State University Extension wants to teach landowners ways to properly plan for and conduct a prescribed fire. SDSU Extension has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and some conservancy groups to host two fire-planning workshops in...
News / state
March 17, 2016 - 10:43am
March 12, 2016
Cavaliers close book on Winner's Class A championship hopes
WATERTOWN—After upsetting two higher-seeded opponents, all that was standing in the way of the Winner girls basketball team was two-time...
March 12, 2016 - 10:44pm
Winner flies into Class A championship game
By Terry Hoffman Watertown Public Opinion WATERTOWN — The Winner Warriors are the next team earning a chance to knock off powerhouse St....
March 12, 2016 - 1:20am
March 11, 2016
Ethan, Winner headed to girls basketball title games
A pair of area girls basketball teams will be playing for state championships Saturday in South Dakota, with Ethan making the Class B title game...
March 11, 2016 - 10:03pm
Iowa-based farm equipment company expanding to South Dakota
WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — An Iowa-based farm equipment assembler and dealer is expanding to the South Dakota city of Watertown. Inwood, Iowa-based Faber's Farm Equipment hopes to be fully operational at the $1.2 million site on eight acres of land in a Watertown industrial park in...
News / state
March 11, 2016 - 12:37pm
Winner runs over West Central
By Terry Hoffman Watertown Public Opinion WATERTOWN — Aggressive defense, long-range sniping and strong bench play was the recipe for victory...
March 11, 2016 - 10:16am
February 14, 2016
Kernels fall short to Arrows
WATERTOWN — Finishing off a weekend sweep of Eastern South Dakota Conference foes at home didn't quite go as easily as expected Saturday...
February 14, 2016 - 11:45pm
February 13, 2016
Mitchell falls to Watertown
WATERTOWN — Mitchell may have struck first on Saturday in an Eastern South Dakota Conference girls basketball game in the Civic Arena,...
February 13, 2016 - 9:02pm
February 11, 2016
Kernel wrestlers drop two duals in Watertown
WATERTOWN—The Mitchell wrestling team dropped a pair of dual matches against Watertown and Brandon Valley in an Eastern South Dakota Conference triangular on Thursday in Watertown. Mitchell fell to Watertown 45-21 in the first dual and dropped a 43-28 contest with Brandon Valley....
February 11, 2016 - 11:32pm
January 25, 2016
Police arrest suspect in weekend armed robbery of casino
WATERTOWN (AP) — Watertown police have a suspect in custody in the armed robbery of a casino. Authorities say a man walked into Midtown Smoke Shop and Casino about 9:15 p.m. Saturday, pointed a handgun at an employee and demanded money. He fled with an undisclosed amount of money,...
News / state
January 25, 2016 - 1:24pm
Watertown training geared toward women in agriculture
WATERTOWN (AP) — A training program aiming to help women in agriculture better understand farm and ranch management will begin in Watertown next month. The South Dakota State University Extension is offering the series of courses with topics that include farm record-keeping, marketing,...
News / state
January 25, 2016 - 1:08pm
January 15, 2016
Lakers' rally thwarts Marlin boys' win
A third-period lead evaporated for the Mitchell Marlin boys hockey team Friday night, as the Watertown Lakers scored four times in the final period to secure a 6-4 win at the Mitchell Activities Center. After a scoreless first period, Watertown scored a pair of goals. Mitchell responded...
January 15, 2016 - 11:54pm
December 18, 2015
Late goals down Marlin boys
WATERTOWN — Three third-period goals for the Watertown Lakers — including two in the final 2 minutes and 2 seconds, spelled defeat for the Mitchell Marlins boys hockey team in its season opener on Friday night, losing 5-3. The Lakers' Sam Schroeder broke a 3-3 tie with...
December 18, 2015 - 11:40pm