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Supreme Court rules that warrant is needed to access cell tower records
President Trump's trade war threatens US newspaper industry
Trump answers critics of family separation policy with Americans 'permanently separated' from family by illegal immigrants
US returns 7-year-old Guatemalan boy taken from his mother at border
President Trump officially declares North Korea still a threat, despite his claim after historic summit
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
From her heart to 4-H: Meet Davison and Hanson County’s new 4-H adviser, Colorado native Olivia Klinzmann
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
place a business brief
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
'Ideal shape for a great winter wheat crop'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Switzerland, Brazil secure wins with late goals
Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, Schuster rink, Diggins up for ESPY Awards
Mitchell junior Legion drops first game of Post 22 tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Horned Frogs hold off Mudcats
The versatile swimmer: MAC's Swanson wants more than state titles
Oliver "Ollie" Hanten
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
OUR VIEW: Council needs to be bold, act on the lake
On the road: Ireland's farms, food, and future
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
OPINION: The best family reunion pastime
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
The Rev. Dr. Howard and Barbara Hart
June 10, 2018
South Dakota man dies in motorcycle crash in Minnesota
FOREST CITY, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a South Dakota man has died in a motorcycle crash in central Minnesota. The crash...
June 10, 2018 - 12:31pm
May 31, 2018
Mitchell Gold no-hits Watertown twice
Mitchell Gold swept a doubleheader of teener baseball games against Watertown on Thursday at Drake Field. Mitchell won the first game 15-0 in three innings and won 12-0 in the second contest. In the first game, Mitchell scored five runs in the first, two in the second and added eight...
May 31, 2018 - 11:14pm
May 30, 2018
Employee arrested for attempted abduction at Menards
WATERTOWN (AP) — An employee of a Menards store in Watertown has been arrested for trying to abduct a young child. Police say the attempted...
May 30, 2018 - 1:39pm
May 29, 2018
Mitchell White splits at Watertown
WATERTOWN—Mitchell White teener baseball took a split from a trip to Watertown Tuesday, winning 10-8 before falling 14-4 in the second game of a twinbill against the Watertown Grey Sox.
May 29, 2018 - 10:51pm
May 21, 2018
Motorcyclist dies in crash with pickup in South Dakota
WATERTOWN (AP) — A 67-year-old motorcyclist has died in a crash with a pickup near Watertown. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety...
May 21, 2018 - 3:11pm
May 19, 2018
Motorcyclist dies in crash with pickup in eastern SD
WATERTOWN, S.D. – A 67-year-old motorcyclist died about 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 18, in a crash with a pickup west of Watertown in northeast...
May 19, 2018 - 2:36pm
May 1, 2018
Bon Homme's Wevik named Watertown boys basketball coach
WATERTOWN — Watertown High School Athletic Director Steve Moore announced Zach Wevik as the Arrows' new boys basketball head coach on Tuesday....
May 1, 2018 - 3:52pm
April 20, 2018
Historian: Interstate 29 benefits South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS — A U.S. senator from South Dakota saw a promising future if federal officials extended Interstate 29 to Canada rather than end it at Interstate 90 in Sioux Falls, a historian from Aberdeen said Friday. U.S. Sen. Francis Case also was responsible for the I-229 bypass...
April 20, 2018 - 4:37pm
March 22, 2018
40 years in prison for fatally shooting teen neighbor
WATERTOWN (AP) — A Watertown man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for fatally shooting a young neighbor last June following a dispute....
March 22, 2018 - 11:46am
March 21, 2018
Watertown airport board endorses ADI for new flight contract
PIERRE (AP) — The Watertown airport board is recommending that federal officials choose Aerodynamics Inc. for another two-year subsidized contract...
March 21, 2018 - 10:57am
March 10, 2018
State basketball roundup: St. Thomas More wins fifth straight Class A girls title
WATERTOWN—St. Thomas More won its fifth straight Class A girls state tournament championship Saturday, outlasting Madison 54-41 at the Watertown Civic Arena. The Cavaliers led by just three points going to the final quarter, but outscored the Bulldogs 15-5 in the final 8 minutes....
March 10, 2018 - 10:26pm
March 9, 2018
Cavaliers outlast MCM rally in Class A semifinal
WATERTOWN -- After an 18-2 start for St. Thomas More in the first quarter, McCook Central/Montrose looked like they would be another victim of...
March 9, 2018 - 11:53pm
February 11, 2018
Krall, Kernels claim top finishes at state gymnastics meet
WATERTOWN—Saturday was the day for individual competitions at the South Dakota state high school gymnastics meet. But it might as well...
February 11, 2018 - 9:57pm
February 9, 2018
Parkston/Ethan/Hanson finishes third in Class A meet
WATERTOWN—The Parkston/Ethan/Hanson gymnastics team didn't even qualify for the Class A state gymnastics team competition a season ago....
February 9, 2018 - 7:34pm
January 12, 2018
Mitchell gymnasts win at Huron meet
HURON — A strong start keyed Mitchell to another gymnastics victory Friday night, winning the Huron Invitational convincingly. Mitchell scored 145.500 points, topping Watertown's 143.800 points and did the job early on the uneven bars and the balance beam, which were the Kernels'...
January 12, 2018 - 10:02pm