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With tempatures reaching 50 degrees last week many fisherman took advantage of these warm temps and were out on the water. Photo by Barb Pechous

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University recently released its fall 2021 dean’s list which includes 299 university students.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

Riata Bultje, Andes Central’s FFA Secretary & SD District IV Secretary, attended the SD FFA Legislative Breakfast & District Officer training in Fort Pierre last week.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

The Bon Homme Community choir is making preparations for this years Easter Cantata.

Sports

The Lady Pirates battled a hard fought game where they came out on top at the buzzer over the ACDC Thunder 36-33.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

The Lady Pirates played the Viborg/Hurley Cougars last Tuesday, January 18 where they lost 23-58.

The Lady Raiders participated in the Girls Hanson Classic Saturday January, 15th in the battle of a game where it was the only one where both teams were undefeated.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

The Lady Raiders hosted the O’Neill Eagles last Tuesday night in girls basketball action. Wagner would start out fast to a 7-0 run forcing the eagles to take an early timeout.

Opinion

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

In my fifty years of column writing, I don’t believe that I have ever devoted a column to backpack survival gear on hunting/fishing adventures.

As a columnist, I am responsible to a small degree for public sentiment with regard to hunting. To quote Abe Lincoln, “Public sentiment is everything.

Jan 19, 2022 - 00:00

One of my favorite parables describes the difference between heaven and hell. In both places, hungry people sit at tables laden with delicious food.

Jan 12, 2022 - 00:00

Update on Rail to Trail bike path Platte to Tabor:

Lifestyle

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

Tara and Frank Wiebenga of Sioux Falls would like to announce the birth of their baby girl, Ivy Lynne Wiebenga, 7 lbs. 4 oz. 20 ½” long born January 16, 2022 at 12:24 a.m.

As the students left the building on December 21, they felt the relief of semester testing finishing up.

A New Year’s resolution is a promise to do something different in the new year, but is this a dying tradition? Of the students selected for this article, half of them set a resolution.

Jan 19, 2022 - 00:00

The Carlson family would like to announce the birth of their son, Oliver Nedved. Oliver arrived on June 10, 2021; weighing 7lbs and 21 in long.

Obituaries

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

Ann Marie (Nedved) Morgen was born on April 5, 1951 in Yankton, the daughter of Leonard and Frances (Cimpl) Nedved. Surrounded by her family, Ann passed away on January 12, 2022 in Kennewick, WA.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

Ann Marie (Nedved) Morgen was born on April 5, 1951 in Yankton, the daughter of Leonard and Frances (Cimpl) Nedved. Surrounded by her family, Ann passed away on January 12, 2022 in Kennewick, WA.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

Vickie Petersen, age 67, of Philip, died on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip.

Jan 26, 2022 - 00:00

Funeral Services for Wilbert Buchholz were held Saturday, January 22 at Danzig Baptist Church, rural Avon.