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DWU men fall to Morningside 108-106 in OT

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team lost 108-106 on a last second layup in overtime to Morningside College in the semifinals of the Great Plains Atheltic Conference tournament Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa.

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Cumberbatch heads to 195 pound title match

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

With a 3-2 victory, Alexandria’s Justin Cumberbatch has reached his goal to wrestle for the Class AAA state individual title at 195 pounds this evening.

Cumberbatch solidified his spot in the finals with a third period takedown against Tristyn H…continue reading on echopress.com

UPDATE: Parkston holds 16-point lead heading to final session

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

ABERDEEN — The Parkston Trojans came into the semifinal with a 22-point lead on second-place Philip Area in the Class B state wrestling tournament today at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen.

After the first session, the Trojan lead had been trimmed …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Lowe: Governor’s October blizzard response showed weak leadership

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

Joe Lowe, a Democrat who wants to run against Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard, says the governor’s response to the early October blizzard in western South Dakota showed a lack of leadership.

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Population decline hits rural areas hard

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WOONSOCKET — Lindy Peterson used to know every resident of Woonsocket by name. “Now, it seems like half the people I don’t know,” said Peterson, 66, who is in his third year as the town’s mayor. “There are a lot of new faces.”

And ye…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Population decline hits rural areas hard

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WOONSOCKET — Lindy Peterson used to know every resident of Woonsocket by name. “Now, it seems like half the people I don’t know,” said Peterson, 66, who is in his third year as the town’s mayor. “There are a lot of new faces.”

And ye…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Baumgarten: The end of the road for the Red Monster

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s been an interesting ride, but it looks like this journey has come to an end and it’s time to begin a new one.
Don’t freak out just yet. I’m not driving away from Dickinson, at least not forever. But I do have a new traveling buddy.
If …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Housel: Having control over your time is the only sensible financial goal

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

I’m 30 years old. Most people I know who are my age work like a dog in a job they hate, stumbling through a sleep-deprived hysteria of a life, hoping it’ll all pay off someday. Some of them truly love what they do, but it’s rare. Of the busiest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND photograph receives world recognition

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A photograph from the North Dakota Museum of Art’s “Songs for Spirit Lake” exhibition recently received a World Press Photo award, gaining worldwide recognition.
Photographer Rena Effendi, one of six artists commissioned for th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Stitching away the time: Quilt projects fill hours for 93-year-old Bob Shore

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — One by one, Bob Shore carries the quilts into the living room, spreading them out on the floor to display.
The first ones are recent creations, made from fabric panels featuring wildlife or farm scenes.
Next come some quilts …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com