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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Mitchell's $202K waterslide one formality away from reality
Gift boosts Dakota State's cybersecurity program
SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services
Sanford awarded grant to study Native American, rural health
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Kernel swept against Brandon Valley
DWU soccer teams lose nonconference matches
Dannenbring wins subregional golf event
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
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
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
August 18, 2017
Area prep football roundup: Jaguars race past Pirates
CORSICA — The No. 3-ranked Corsica-Stickney Jaguars raced out to early 22-0 lead, capitalizing on Avon turnovers, and cruised to 50-22...
August 18, 2017 - 11:04pm
August 17, 2017
Wagner officers raise $3K for man injured helping officer
WAGNER — A pile cow of feces symbolized almost $3,500 on Thursday night in Wagner. The Wagner Police Department sponsored a fundraiser in...
August 17, 2017 - 5:43pm
August 4, 2017
Teener baseball roundup: Wagner advances at Class A under-16 state tourney
BERESFORD—Wagner erupted for six runs in the first inning and downed Milbank 16-7 in the first round of the 16-under Class A state teener tournament on Friday in Beresford. Tate Wynia, Tony Bruguier and Malcolm Janis all had three hits for Wagner. Bruguier, Janis, Preston Nedved...
August 4, 2017 - 11:08pm
St. Pierre lands at University of Sioux Falls
Wagner graduate Noah St. Pierre wants to escape the California heat for the South Dakota cold. "Back in California it was hot all around—very, very hot," St. Pierre said. "So I want to come back and play in the snow. I know that sounds crazy and everybody is like 'I don't want...
August 4, 2017 - 9:59pm
August 2, 2017
Lake Andes man injured in early morning rollover
WAGNER — A Lake Andes man sustained non-life threatening injuries early Wednesday morning after a vehicle rollover west of Wagner. Arthur...
August 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 1, 2017
Salem-Montrose-Canova, Wagner teener baseball teams set for state
Two Mitchell-area teams will be chasing a state championship at the under-16 teeners Class A South Dakota VFW state tournament this weekend in Beresford. Wagner and Salem-Montrose-Canova both qualified for the tournament, which begins on Friday and concludes on Sunday. Wagner, the...
August 1, 2017 - 10:18pm
July 31, 2017
Home-grown talent, improved pitching helping Sunshine League
The Sunshine League has held its own at the Class B state amateur baseball tournament. And that might be an understatement. The amateur baseball...
July 31, 2017 - 11:17pm
July 29, 2017
Six businesses begin storefront operations in Wagner within two months
WAGNER — Business is booming in Wagner. In the past two months, five businesses have held ribbon cuttings marking the opening of their...
July 29, 2017 - 10:15am
July 28, 2017
DOT prepares to reconfigure Highway 50 at Wagner
PIERRE — State government would pay the city of Wagner and Charles Mix County to take ownership and eventually maintain approximately 1.5...
July 28, 2017 - 3:53pm
July 25, 2017
Amateur baseball roundup: Larson powers Mustangs past Rockets
PARKSTON—The Mount Vernon Mustangs punched their ticket to the state amateur baseball tournament with an 11-0 seven-inning win over the...
July 25, 2017 - 10:53pm
July 23, 2017
Around the Region: Wagner, Chamberlain and Wessington Springs
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Wagner WIC OFFICE MOVES TO NEW LOCATION: The Charles Mix County Community...
July 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 20, 2017
Amateur baseball roundup: Angels blast Rockets
PARKSTON—The Alexandria Angels opened up District 5B play with a convincing 8-1 win over the Wagner Rockets on Thursday at The Pond in...
July 20, 2017 - 11:34pm
July 18, 2017
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
Today, I am going to drift away from the real world and speculate on what could be right here in our own South Dakota. We are privileged to live in a very special place. Hopefully you will tolerate my attempt at creativity for one week. In my hometown Wagner Post, Wagner Area Growth...
July 18, 2017 - 10:49pm
Wagner junior teeners set for Class A state tourney
WAGNER—After a seventh-place finish at last year's Class A state tournament, the Wagner VFW Post 7319 junior teeners are heading back to state. Wagner won four games at the six-team southwest region tournament last week, beating the host Tea in the championship game. In the...
July 18, 2017 - 10:47pm
Road to Mitchell: postseason set for amateur teams
The postseason is near for area amateur baseball teams and the whittling down of the Class B contenders begins Thursday with four district tournaments....
July 18, 2017 - 9:11pm