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Week of Jan. 23 South Dakota Sportswriters Basketball Polls
Athlete of the Week: Parkston’s Holzbauer staying focused on task at hand
Area basketball roundup: Fighting Cougars slip past Flyers
Golden Eagles shoot past Howard
Undefeated Nighthawks soaking up success
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No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 11, 2017
Refusing to say retirement, Edwards leaves NASCAR with no regrets
Driver Carl Edwards confirmed Wednesday, Jan. 11, he is leaving Joe Gibbs Racing immediately and will not compete in NASCAR in 2017, announcing...
January 11, 2017 - 10:32am
June 2, 2016
'You do it because you love it': Area mud racing rolls on
Mud car racing isn't a sport for those interested in money or fame. At least, that's the way mud car racer Steve Marquardt sees it. The Canistota...
June 2, 2016 - 12:24am
May 14, 2016
Wagner Speedway slows down in 2016
WAGNER — Friday nights this summer will be a little quieter in Wagner. After nearly 10 years of continued auto racing at the Wagner Speedway,...
May 14, 2016 - 12:01am
November 30, 2015
Mitchell's Mohr wins season contest at Oahe Speedway
PIERRE — A Mitchell native stood atop the season-long point standings at Oahe Speedway during the 2015 racing season. Dan Mohr was the points champion in the Super Pro class. In the final race of the year, Mohr was a champion in the Super Pro race, driving a 1967 Chevy Camaro...
November 30, 2015 - 11:09pm
May 7, 2015
Longtime Brandon racetrack ending run as Huset's Speedway
BRANDON (AP) Huset's Speedway has been synonymous with the Rubin family for 61 years, but when the 2015 season wraps up, the Brandon racetrack will have new ownership and a new name. Huset's Speedway has been purchased by Chuck Brennan, owner of Sioux Falls-based Badlands Entertainment...
May 7, 2015 - 3:01pm
April 21, 2015
Huset's Speedway near Brandon being sold; will be renamed
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Badlands Entertainment Group is buying Huset's Speedway near Brandon and will upgrade it and rename it Badlands Motor Speedway...
April 21, 2015 - 11:44am
January 10, 2014
Hohn family has years of success on track
Racing runs in Tucker Hohn’s blood. The 13-year old has been riding bikes ever since he can remember. Since the age of 3, he has been on...
January 10, 2014 - 11:58pm
September 24, 2013
Team Klock Werks gets record on trike
Since 2006, Team Klock Werks has accomplished many feats at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. The group, based out of Mitchell, has broken...
September 24, 2013 - 12:18am
July 15, 2013
Renewed track brings hundreds of spectators out every Friday night
WAGNER -- Every time Dwight Wudel puts on his racing gear, climbs into his car and competes at Wagner Speedway, it's a dream come true. Growing up in Tripp, Wudel would visit the dirt track with his family -- times he calls unforgettable. While he attended the races in the mid 1990s,...
July 15, 2013 - 11:38pm
July 4, 2013
Friday's Sports Briefs: 7/5/13
Fans flock to see Tony Stewart at SD dirt track By The Associated Press BRANDON -- A sell-out crowd showed up Wednesday night to watch three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart race on the dirt track at Huset's Speedway near Brandon. The Argus Leader newspaper reports that some spectators...
July 4, 2013 - 10:32pm
June 14, 2013
Friday's Sports Briefs: 6/14/13
DWU softball team to host girls' fastpitch tourney By The Daily Republic There will be a girls' fastpitch softball tournament hosted by the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team July 6-7 at Cadwell Park. The money raised will go toward the DWU softball program. The tournament...
June 14, 2013 - 12:29am
June 13, 2013
NASCAR champ Tony Stewart to race at dirt track near Brandon
BRANDON (AP) -- Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart is scheduled to race at Huset's Speedway near Brandon on July 3. Stewart will race a sprint car in a World of Outlaws event. It will be the first time he has raced a sprint car in South Dakota. Stewart started his career on...
June 13, 2013 - 2:10pm
June 11, 2013
Winner racers share more than just hometown
WINNER -- Kelly Duffy and Broc Stout are not family. They don't race on the same team. They don't ride to races together. But one commonality...
June 11, 2013 - 10:54pm
September 16, 2012
Sports Briefs 9-17
DWU women, men suffer two losses each over weekend By The Daily Republic The Dakota Wesleyan University women's soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to Lady Argos Saturday in Rapid City. The men's team also lost on Saturday, falling 3-2 in overtime to Mount Mercy College in Cedar...
September 16, 2012 - 11:25pm
August 19, 2012
Elward claims 3rd Dakota State Fair Speedway title
Corey Elward capped off his third championship at the Dakota State Fair Speedway Saturday in Huron. The Mitchell resident finished sixth place...
August 19, 2012 - 11:23pm