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A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.
Hospital employees removed after photos show them giving newborn babies middle finger, calling them 'mini Satans'
Buildings topple as 7.2 magnitude quake hits Mexico
A university president held a dinner for black students - and set the table with cotton stalks and collard greens
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Unblemished Beavers: Hanson volleyball sports perfect record
Traxler: As playoffs near, football storylines are worth watching
Kernels visit Tigers in battle of top-ranked unbeatens
Mitchell tennis earns wins over Roncalli, Huron
Strong play helps Kernels golf to fifth-place finish
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Alvin Peck, Jr.
Faith Ann Drapeau
Charles "Chuck" Anderson
Melvin Edward Haase
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
OPINION: Beaver damage complaints expected to rise again
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
GF&P Commission rejects elk contingency licenses
Platte-Geddes English ACT scores jump three points in 2017
PLATTE — Platte-Geddes students didn't back down from a challenge when taking the ACT last year. As most of the district's test scores...
3 hours 23 min ago
September 18, 2017
Two killed in Sunday crash near Murdo
MURDO — Two people were killed in a Sunday morning crash west of Murdo. A 2013 freightliner semi was traveling east on Interstate 90 at...
September 18, 2017 - 11:04am
September 17, 2017
Three teens injured in Forestburg crash
FORESTBURG — Three teenagers sustained minor injuries after a car and ATV collided Saturday morning in Forestburg. At 11:56 a.m., a 19-year-old...
September 17, 2017 - 1:07pm
September 16, 2017
Around the Region: Plankinton, Kimball and Winner
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Plankinton PLANKINTON NATIVE INDUCTED INTO SD AVIATION HALL OF FAME:...
September 16, 2017 - 10:30am
Conforming to a new cellphone norm
When White Lake students walk into school, they leave the outside world behind. The rules are simple: no cellphones allowed. And if a student...
September 16, 2017 - 6:45am
September 15, 2017
Bonesteel to celebrate 125 years Saturday
BONESTEEL — Bonesteel residents are ready to celebrate. With a weekend full of events slated to begin Saturday morning, the town's approximately...
September 15, 2017 - 5:12pm
Suicide Prevention Week: 'You never know who's struggling'
Editor's note: This is the third story in a series about suicide prevention and mental health awareness in conjunction with National Suicide...
September 15, 2017 - 10:01am
September 14, 2017
Plankinton residents begin quest for new pool
PLANKINTON — A group of Plankinton residents is diving head first into solving a local issue. With a 60-year-old pool beginning to show...
September 14, 2017 - 9:00am
Murkiness about maternal mortality
As maternal deaths climb in the United States, one area health official is calling for more in-depth data in South Dakota. An investigation...
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
No charges filed yet against Mount Vernon standoff suspect
MOUNT VERNON — Local authorities continue to contemplate whether to file official charges against a man involved in a two-day standoff...
September 14, 2017 - 7:58am
September 13, 2017
Plankinton man pleads guilty to attempted rape
PLANKINTON — A Plankinton man pled guilty on Wednesday to first-degree rape. Robert Will, 35, pled guilty to the Class 2 felony, according...
September 13, 2017 - 4:25pm
Area superintendents laud mandatory suicide prevention training
Editor's note: This is the first story in a series about suicide prevention and mental health awareness in conjunction with National Suicide...
September 13, 2017 - 8:22am
Platte firefighters to help battle Idaho blaze
PLATTE — Three area firefighters are headed west to battle blazes. Platte volunteer firefighters Jarrod Lang, Luke Meyerink and Eric Schoenfelder...
September 13, 2017 - 8:11am
September 11, 2017
Tripp Co. Ambulance Cadet program gives students real-world look into field
TRIPP COUNTY — The next generation of health care professionals are already testing the job in Tripp County. Equipped with pagers, 11 Colome...
September 11, 2017 - 8:00am
September 9, 2017
Around the Region: Wessington Springs, Burke and Chamberlain
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wessington Springs RECYCLING TRAILER TEMPORARILY CLOSED: The Mitchell-based...
September 9, 2017 - 10:15am