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Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
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MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
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Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
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March 3, 2014
Eight area wrestlers win titles at Class B tourney
ABERDEEN -- The championship round of the Class B state tournament at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen Saturday included 11 wrestlers from six...
March 3, 2014 - 12:22am
March 2, 2014
Kernels turn program around from year ago
RAPID CITY -- The Class A state wrestling tournament didn’t go as planned for Mitchell last year. The Kernels took seven wrestlers to the state tournament, but only one managed to advance to the second day of competition. The lone placer was Tyson Sprinkel, who finished eighth...
March 2, 2014 - 4:23pm
Former Kernels Feldman, Jones inducted into wrestling Hall
RAPID CITY — Tyler Jones grew up watching idol, Adam Feldman, wrestle for the Mitchell Kernels. As both men were inducted into the South Dakota Wrestling Coaches Association Hall of Fame before championship matches at the Class A state wrestling tournament Saturday, Jones beamed...
March 2, 2014 - 12:32am
Herrick takes second, Mitchell 10th at state
RAPID CITY -- Alex Herrick tried to fight back the tears after dropping the final match of his career at Mitchell High School, but he couldn’t. Perhaps...
March 2, 2014 - 12:24am
March 1, 2014
Herrick advances to 152-pound finals at Class A state tournament
Mitchell’s Alex Herrick (152) beat Rapid City Stevens wrestler Bailey Konvalin in the Class A state wrestling tournament Saturday. Herrick won a 5-3 decision over Konvalin. The Mitchell senior will take on undefeated Brett Bye of Vermillion. The match is set to begin at 8:15 p.m....
March 1, 2014 - 12:22pm
WRESTLING MOMS: State tourney a high-stress time for special breed
Amanda Willuweit knelt down on the bleachers in complete silence, shaking with nerves. An instant later, her emotions broke, and she stood...
March 1, 2014 - 10:23am
February 28, 2014
Larger numbers lead to improvement for Andes Central team
After a one-year hiatus, the Andes Central Eagles returned to the wrestling mat last year in limited numbers, but depth has led to added success in 2014. The Andes Central wrestling team’s roster jumped from five at the end of last year to 12 heading into today’s Class B state...
February 28, 2014 - 12:07am
Parkston set to defend Class B title
The youthful Parkston wrestling team that won the Class B state title a year ago is now an experienced juggernaut looking to stay on top. Thirteen Trojans, along with several other area wrestlers, will compete in the Class B state tournament, starting with the first round at 10...
February 28, 2014 - 12:05am
February 27, 2014
Kernels have two named to all-ESD wrestling team
Two Mitchell Kernels were named to the all-Eastern South Dakota Conference wrestling team, it was announced Thursday. Senior Alex Herrick and junior Landon Neugebauer represented Mitchell on the list, which was made up of 29 wrestlers and voted on by the ESD coaches. Aberdeen Central...
February 27, 2014 - 5:02pm
February 25, 2014
Two former Kernels to be inducted into SD wrestling HOF
Former Kernel wrestlers Tyler Jones and Adam Feldman will be inducted into the South Dakota High School Wrestling Coaches Association Hall of Fame this weekend. They are two of 11 people who will be inducted at the Class A state wrestling tournament Saturday in Rapid City. Larry...
February 25, 2014 - 12:01am
February 17, 2014
Fechko named DWU head wrestling coach
Dakota Wesleyan University Athletic Director Curt Hart announced Monday that Craig “Boomer” Fechko will take over the wrestling program starting in March. Current head coach Matt Sedivy announced his decision to step down from the position earlier this season. “Boomer...
February 17, 2014 - 9:34pm
February 12, 2014
Wednesday's sports briefs
Webster wrestling team breaks SD duals record WEBSTER (AP) — The high school wrestling team in the northeastern South Dakota city of Webster has added to an already impressive resume. The American News reports that the Bearcats have broken the state record for consecutive dual...
February 12, 2014 - 12:39am
Mitchell wrestling team goes 2-0 on senior night
It was a good night to be a Kernel wrestler. The Mitchell High School wrestling team won both of its Eastern South Dakota Conference duals...
February 12, 2014 - 12:29am
February 11, 2014
Athlete of the week: Bice improves to 36-1 with tourney win
WINNER — After going 4-0 at the Big Dakota wrestling tournament Saturday, Winner’s Sean Bice was crowned champion in the 138-pound weight class in Fort Pierre. The senior wrestler won by fall over his first three opponents and won by decision in the championship at the 20-team...
February 11, 2014 - 12:14am
February 10, 2014
Webster wrestling team breaks SD duals record
WEBSTER (AP) — The high school wrestling team in the northeastern South Dakota city of Webster has added to an already impressive resume. The Bearcats have broken the state record for consecutive dual victories, with 60, the American News reported. The streak dates back to...
February 10, 2014 - 2:52pm