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South Dakota pheasant hunters see blue skies, lots of birds

Oct. 17, 2021 14:08 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Pheasant hunters from around the country making their annual trek to South Dakota were greeted Saturday with warm weather and blue skies on opening day. Despite extreme drought conditions in the spring, when pheasants nest and hatch, a mild...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 17, 2021 05:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Centennial Conference Tournament= Bishop Neumann def. Wilber-Clatonia, 25-11, 25-10 Centennial def. Milford, 25-22, 26-24 Fairbury def. Wood River Sutton def. Fillmore...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 17, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Brandon Valley def. Rapid City Stevens, 25-23, 25-17, 23-25, 25-15 Sioux Falls O'Gorman def. Rapid City Central, 25-11, 25-10, 25-17 Sturgis Brown def. Red Cloud, 27-25, 25-7, 25-19 Yankton...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 23:51 PM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Walker-Hackensack-Akeley def. Thief River Falls, 25-16, 25-14, 25-10 Apple Valley Tournament= Brown= Burnsville def. Albert Lea, 25-15, 25-23 Burnsville def. Grand Meadow,...

Camp, Theis help S. Dakota beat Northern Iowa 34-21

Oct. 16, 2021 21:06 PM EDT

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Carson Camp threw two touchdown passes, Travis Theis had 29 carries for 113 yards and a score, and South Dakota beat Northern Iowa 34-21 on Saturday in battle between two of the top programs in the FCS. Camp was 16-of-20 passing for 153 yards...

South Dakota State breaks away for 41-17 win over WIU

Oct. 16, 2021 17:20 PM EDT

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Chris Oladokun threw for two touchdowns, Pierre Strong Jr. ran for two and South Dakota State broke open a close game with a 21-point third quarter in taking a 41-17 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday. South Dakota State led 13-10 at halftime...

Sioux Falls woman pleads guilty to sex trafficking child

Oct. 16, 2021 11:09 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to sex trafficking involving a child. KELO-TV reports 37-year-old Melanie Hollingsworth faces up to life in prison when she’s sentenced in January. Authorities said...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli def. Britton-Hecla, 25-17, 25-12, 25-10 Brandon Valley def. Rapid City Central, 25-14, 25-22, 25-17 ___ Some high school volleyball scores provided by Scorestream.com,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli 43, Mobridge-Pollock 14 Alcester-Hudson 56, Colome 8 Arlington/Lake Preston 50, Estelline/Hendricks 29 Avon 30, Hitchcock-Tulare 28 Belle Fourche 20,...

Native Americans share stories of boarding school sorrow

Oct. 16, 2021 01:21 AM EDT

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Violet Catches remembers her mother, Mabel, crying after asking if she went to the Indian Boarding School after hearing her grandmother say she was taken from them long ago. Catches, an elder from Cherry Creek, said her mother was named after her...