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Lake restoration proposal makes its way to City Council
Man acquitted of murder pleads not guilty to stealing silver, assault
Second Edgerton Place project to bring studio apartments to Mitchell
Murdo man charged with tossing milk on interstate
Mitchell police searching for person who drove through fence
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Mitchell outlasts Yankton for dual win
Five-set thriller finally goes Mitchell's way
Mitchell Christian earns first volleyball win
Four Angels lead amateur baseball all-tournament team
Mitchell dance team finishes ninth in opener
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Gordon R. Plowe
Gordon Franklin Thomsen
Diane Kay McCarthy
Bernard (Barney) Metz
Stacy Rae Nedved
OUR VIEW: Long-term solutions needed for workforce issue
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
SD pheasant count shows 20 percent decrease
WILTZ: A fishing trip to Ontario where the adults were carefree kids again
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
August 27, 2016
Area football roundup: Seahawks open with 28-14 win over Beresford
BRIDGEWATER— Cole Gassman's 193 yards on 25 carries paced Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan to an opening-night victory over Beresford 28-14 on Friday...
August 27, 2016 - 12:18am
August 26, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wessington Springs MAIN STREET TAKING SHAPE: Two major facets of the Wessington Springs Main Street renovation project have been completed and another was scheduled to be finished by the end of the week. The...
August 26, 2016 - 5:30pm
August 12, 2016
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wessington Springs NEW CT SCANNER AT AVERA WESKOTA: The Avera Weskota Memorial Hospital in Wessington Springs received a $400,000 grant from the Rural Healthcare Program of the Helmsley Charitable Trust to purchase...
August 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
August 8, 2016
Festivals bring unity to small towns
CARTHAGE—For two area towns, summer festivals that were held this weekend are vital. In Carthage, Straw Bale Days draws hundreds of people...
August 8, 2016 - 10:38am
August 7, 2016
Wessington Springs teen killed in Friday crash
REE HEIGHTS — A 16-year-old Wessington Springs male was killed Friday in a one-vehicle crash south of Ree Heights. Tucker Easton was traveling...
August 7, 2016 - 2:04pm
August 6, 2016
Do-it-all Hainy honored by state for his dedication
Nathan Hainy has always been a baseball man. That's not going to change. But after 25 years of playing amateur baseball, the Wessington Springs...
August 6, 2016 - 1:01am
August 1, 2016
Jerauld and Sanborn counties host 17th annual Relay for Life
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Adorned in purple T-shirts, cancer survivors from Jerauld and Sanborn counties walked the first lap around the track...
August 1, 2016 - 10:11am
July 20, 2016
Jerauld Co. approves burn ban after two fires
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Jerauld County has enacted a burn ban after two fires near Wessington Springs in two days. At about 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, the Jerauld County Sheriff's Office announced on its Facebook page the Jerauld County Commission approved an immediate burn ban. At about...
July 20, 2016 - 5:37pm
July 1, 2016
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wessington Springs MAIN STREET PROJECT IN SPRINGS TO START SOON: The $1.6 million Main Street project is scheduled to begin July 5, and businesses on the street will continue operations as normal. The project...
July 1, 2016 - 5:21pm
June 25, 2016
Wessington Springs pair share 50 years
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Vernon and Delores Schimke, Wessington Springs, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house from...
June 25, 2016 - 10:27am
June 24, 2016
Easton rides his way to nationals
WESSINGTON SPRINGS—Tucker Easton understands how long eight seconds is better than many high school students. The Wessington Springs junior has been competing as a bull rider since he was 10 years old. At this year's South Dakota State High School Rodeo in Belle Fourche, Easton...
June 24, 2016 - 12:11am
June 20, 2016
Ethan's Thompson on top roping team at state rodeo
BELLE FOURCHE — Ethan's Tate Thompson and J.R. Dees, of Aurora, took home the top time in the team roping short-go Saturday at the South Dakota State High School Rodeo in Belle Fourche. Thompson and Dees combined for a time of 7.260 seconds, which was the best by more than a...
June 20, 2016 - 11:54pm
June 10, 2016
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Freeman CITY FILING COMPLAINT AGAINST HOMEOWNER: The city of Freeman is filing a civil criminal complaint against Denise Schild, who owns the property at 309 Wipf St., which the city says is a nuisance and is...
June 10, 2016 - 5:24pm
June 2, 2016
Wessington Springs Main Street project to start this month
WESSINGTON SPRINGS—As an infrastructure improvement project on Wessington Springs' Main Street nears its start date, some business owners...
June 2, 2016 - 10:45am
May 30, 2016
Utility vehicle burns up on Wessington Springs street
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — A utility vehicle engulfed in flames Sunday night in Wessington Springs. Jim Vavra, fire chief with the Wessington Springs Volunteer Fire Department, said a 2015 John Deere Gator, owned by Wessington Springs resident Jerry Caffee, burned up while being driven...
May 30, 2016 - 8:03pm