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Schools in South Dakota Planning for the Fall

YANKTON, SD (WNAX) – Schools, colleges and universities across South Dakota are planning to bring students back to classrooms for the fall term. State Health Department Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon says they are helping set up guidelines… Malsam-Rysdon says they are still working out details… Malsam-Rysdon says there will be different types of cost sharing fir COVID-19… Read more »

Schools in South Dakota Planning for the Fall

YANKTON, SD (WNAX) – Schools, colleges and universities across South Dakota are planning to bring students back to classrooms for the fall term. State Health Department Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon says they are helping set up guidelines… Malsam-Rysdon says they are still working out details… Malsam-Rysdon says there will be different types of cost sharing fir COVID-19… Read more »

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First 1,000-Win Coach in NCAA DII WBB Calls it a Career

(AP) – Longtime Bentley University women’s basketball coach Barbara Stevens is retiring after a four-decade run that included more than 1,000 wins, the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship, and recent election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The 65-year-old coach made the announcement Tuesday, ending a 34-year stint at Bentley in which… Read more »

First 1,000-Win Coach in NCAA DII WBB Calls it a Career

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(AP) – Longtime Bentley University women’s basketball coach Barbara Stevens is retiring after a four-decade run that included more than 1,000 wins, the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship, and recent election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The 65-year-old coach made the announcement Tuesday, ending a 34-year stint at Bentley in which… Read more »

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NCAA DII Track & Filed Rules Committee Recommends Multiple Changes

NCAA.org – The use of technology to view video during track and field competitions is among the recommended rules changes supported by the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Rules Committee. Committee members, who met by videoconference last week, proposed that only coaches could use hand-held technology devices for purposes of video review in… Read more »

NCAA DII Track & Filed Rules Committee Recommends Multiple Changes

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NCAA.org – The use of technology to view video during track and field competitions is among the recommended rules changes supported by the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Rules Committee. Committee members, who met by videoconference last week, proposed that only coaches could use hand-held technology devices for purposes of video review in… Read more »

Aberdeen Smittys Record First Win of 2020

ABERDEEN, SD (GC.com) – Mitchell Aberdeen Smittys 9-8 The Aberdeen Smittys notched their 1st win of the season Tuesday, taking down Mitchell, 9-8. Aberdeen was out-hit, 10-7, and each team committed two errors. A big 6-run 4th put the Smittys on top 7-2, and they just held on from there. Matt Feiock had a big… Read more »

Aberdeen Smittys Record First Win of 2020

ABERDEEN, SD (GC.com) – Mitchell Aberdeen Smittys 9-8 The Aberdeen Smittys notched their 1st win of the season Tuesday, taking down Mitchell, 9-8. Aberdeen was out-hit, 10-7, and each team committed two errors. A big 6-run 4th put the Smittys on top 7-2, and they just held on from there. Matt Feiock had a big… Read more »

Monday Night Scramble Golf League Results for 06/22/20 at Rolling Hills GC

RESULTS: Zip Code 2, Chili Dippers 0, Inman Irrigation 0, Fairway 9 2, It Ain’t Easy 1 ½, Last Call ½, Mudslingers 2, BFS Shawshanks 0, Lipps Lips 2, Moccasin Creek Casino 0, D-Rails Heros 1 ½, DaBallers ½, Schwans Recreation 0, Dahme Construction 2, Par the Bar ½, DSG 1 ½, Tall Grass 2,… Read more »

Monday Night Scramble Golf League Results for 06/22/20 at Rolling Hills GC

RESULTS: Zip Code 2, Chili Dippers 0, Inman Irrigation 0, Fairway 9 2, It Ain’t Easy 1 ½, Last Call ½, Mudslingers 2, BFS Shawshanks 0, Lipps Lips 2, Moccasin Creek Casino 0, D-Rails Heros 1 ½, DaBallers ½, Schwans Recreation 0, Dahme Construction 2, Par the Bar ½, DSG 1 ½, Tall Grass 2,… Read more »

SD Gets $1.25-Billion in CARES Funding

PIERRE, SD (DRG News) – South Dakota received $1.25-billion in CARES funding from the federal government, $200 million of which will be reimbursed to cities and counties through the newly established Local Government COVID Recovery Fund. Governor Kristi Noem says funds will be distributed according to current US Census Bureau population data. Noem says there… Read more »

SD Gets $1.25-Billion in CARES Funding

PIERRE, SD (DRG News) – South Dakota received $1.25-billion in CARES funding from the federal government, $200 million of which will be reimbursed to cities and counties through the newly established Local Government COVID Recovery Fund. Governor Kristi Noem says funds will be distributed according to current US Census Bureau population data. Noem says there… Read more »

Drugs Bound for Aberdeen Intercepted in Corson County

PIERRE, SD (DRG News) – A traffic stop in Corson County late last week (June 18) netted over 17 pounds of marijuana. Information from the Corson County Sheriff’s office says Deputy Mark Bilben made the traffic stop, intercepting the marijuana on its way from the west coast to Aberdeen. Mobridge Police Department officer Nate Pepin… Read more »

Drugs Bound for Aberdeen Intercepted in Corson County

PIERRE, SD (DRG News) – A traffic stop in Corson County late last week (June 18) netted over 17 pounds of marijuana. Information from the Corson County Sheriff’s office says Deputy Mark Bilben made the traffic stop, intercepting the marijuana on its way from the west coast to Aberdeen. Mobridge Police Department officer Nate Pepin… Read more »

Aberdeen Woman Involved in Fatal Crash Near Gettysburg

PIERRE, SD (DRG News) – A 35-year-old man from Rapid City has been identified as the person killed in a two-vehicle crash 16 miles west of Gettysburg late Thursday night (June 18). The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 24-year-old Mariah LeBeau of Aberdeen was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo westbound on U.S. Highway 212… Read more »

Aberdeen Woman Involved in Fatal Crash Near Gettysburg

PIERRE, SD (DRG News) – A 35-year-old man from Rapid City has been identified as the person killed in a two-vehicle crash 16 miles west of Gettysburg late Thursday night (June 18). The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 24-year-old Mariah LeBeau of Aberdeen was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo westbound on U.S. Highway 212… Read more »

USDA Approves SNAP Purchasing Online for SD

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved South Dakota’s request to be able to provide online purchasing of food to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program households– but the start date has yet to be determined. State Department of Social Services Secretary Laurie Gill says SNAP benefits give a much-needed boost to those… Read more »

USDA Approves SNAP Purchasing Online for SD

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved South Dakota’s request to be able to provide online purchasing of food to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program households– but the start date has yet to be determined. State Department of Social Services Secretary Laurie Gill says SNAP benefits give a much-needed boost to those… Read more »

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Arrest Made in Goedert Incident at Aberdeen Bar

ABERDEEN, SD (HubCityRadio & AberdeenNews.com) – A Florida man has been arrested after a local fight involving Britton-native and Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert. Early Saturday morning, Aberdeen Police were called to The Zoo Bar on a report of some sort of fight taking place. According to video of the incident, a man suckerpunched… Read more »

Arrest Made in Goedert Incident at Aberdeen Bar

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ABERDEEN, SD (HubCityRadio & AberdeenNews.com) – A Florida man has been arrested after a local fight involving Britton-native and Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert. Early Saturday morning, Aberdeen Police were called to The Zoo Bar on a report of some sort of fight taking place. According to video of the incident, a man suckerpunched… Read more »