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Administration calls back nearly 50,000 workers
A Mueller report may stay secret, Barr says
Woman extracted from vehicle follow crash
Federal judge rules against push for citizenship question on 2020 Census
Native leaders, senator criticize Trump's Wounded Knee comment
Former pawn shop on Main to be demolished
Netflix raises prices $1 to $2 to pay for original content
Quest to get interns paid is paying off
Delta warns of airfare drag as shutdown hits travel demand
Sanford, Essentia publish procedure prices, but it won't be much help for patients
place a business brief
Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
Barn total loss following blaze
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
Area basketball roundup: B-E girls slip past KWL
Jan. 15 SD prep basketball scores
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG picks up a pair of wins at triangular
Down to the wire: Mitchell’s bid to knock off No. 1 SF Lincoln falls short
Patriots steal game from Kernel girls
Rodney Dale Allen
Rosalee J. Sternhagen
Raymond A. Soukup
Irene H. Schortzman
KLUMB: Here we go — another session begins
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
LETTER: Mayor has shown good leadership
LETTER: Mixed feelings on political letter policy
LETTER: Scripture supports creation from God
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
A love for the fur market: Bridgewater’s Potter Fur Company a SD rarity
GF&P board revises deer drawing structure
South Dakota to have new plan to combat deer brain disease within 5 months
Dorothy Tucker celebrates 90 years
January 15, 2019
Man injured in rollover crash north of Kennebec
KENNEBEC—One man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover crash Tuesday afternoon near Kennebec. Raymond Wingert, 56, of Oacoma, sustained...
7 hours 12 min ago
December 14, 2018
Vivian man gets 40 years for killing infant
KENNEBEC -- A Lyman County court sentenced Gerald Brink on Friday morning to spend 40 years in prison for killing his 7-week-old daughter in...
December 14, 2018 - 12:13pm
October 25, 2018
Man accused of killing infant pleads guilty to manslaughter
KENNEBEC -- A Vivian man whose infant daughter died from head trauma and brain injuries pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter on Thursday...
October 25, 2018 - 10:49am
September 26, 2018
2-year-old dies from farming accident in Lyman County
LYMAN COUNTY — A 2-year-old boy from Howard died Monday in a farming accident, authorities said. Jed Haak got trapped in a grain auger-conveyor...
September 26, 2018 - 9:16am
September 6, 2018
Rod Bowar: Being involved and making a difference
KENNEBEC — The strong work ethic Rod Bowar has today showed at an early age. As a teen, the Kennebec native earned a job with Kennebec...
September 6, 2018 - 7:00am
August 29, 2018
10 pounds marijuana found in suitcase
KENNEBEC—Two men from Washington were arrested in Lyman County recently for allegedly transporting more than 10 pounds of marijuana on...
August 29, 2018 - 9:28am
May 30, 2018
State Rep. Schaefer, 79, dies in crash near Kennebec
KENNEBEC -- State Rep. James Schaefer — who represented District 26B in the South Dakota Legislature since 2011 — died Tuesday. Schaefer,...
May 30, 2018 - 11:11am
Two dead after UTV-car crash near Kennebec
PRESHO — Two people died and three others were injured Tuesday night in a two-vehicle crash involving a UTV and a passenger car north of Kennebec....
May 30, 2018 - 11:00am
April 10, 2018
Area election results: Hutchinson Co. votes for new courthouse
Hutchinson County voters approved building a new courthouse in Olivet in a big way Tuesday. More than 65 percent of the 1,700 votes cast in Tuesday's...
April 10, 2018 - 9:47pm
April 9, 2018
Catching up with former area athletes: Area standouts helping Lancer baseball gather wins
A trio of local senior standouts — pitchers Derek Miller and Deric Denning and infielder Hunter Hallock — and have been key in helping the Mount Marty College baseball team pick up wins this season. Miller, a Mitchell graduate, leads the team in wins (five) and innings...
April 9, 2018 - 9:59pm
March 16, 2018
Lower Brule man accused of breaking into, stealing from Kennebec store
KENNEBEC — A 21-year-old Lower Brule man faces up to five years in prison for allegedly breaking into a grocery store and stealing non-perishable food items. A Lyman County grand jury indicted Tristan Grassrope on charges of third-degree burglary and intentional property damage...
March 16, 2018 - 10:21am
March 3, 2018
Around the Region: Avon, Kennebec and Platte
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Avon BON HOMME FAMILY PRACTICE CLINIC RECEIVES PERFECT SCORE: The Bon...
March 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 26, 2018
Kennebec man arrested for assaulting sheriff's deputy
KENNEBEC — A Kennebec man was charged with felony assault against a law enforcement officer after allegedly throwing his cellphone at a...
February 26, 2018 - 2:57pm
February 9, 2018
Area prep basketball roundup: Tiger girls edge Cougars in overtime
In overtime, Howard edged Burke/South Central 58-52 in girls basketball action at the Dakota Wesleyan University/Culver's Classic on Friday at the Corn Palace. Howard (11-8): Hilary Albrecht led the Tigers with 22 points, seven rebounds and five steals. Kenedy Koepsell added 15 points...
February 9, 2018 - 10:49pm
Kennebec woman competes in unique horse riding/snowboarding sport
KENNEBEC — A unique sport has made its way to South Dakota, and a Kennebec resident is at the forefront of making it a success. Less than...
February 9, 2018 - 8:04am