| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:31 PM
When Antonio Mendez was 3 years old, his father was crushed to death working in a Nevada copper mine.
His family was so poor that he and his brother raised money to go to the movies by selling bat droppings as fertilizer.
Their home didn’t have...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:44 PM
A trio of Modified heavyweights put on a show for the fans at the Brown County Speedway on Friday.
Mike Stearns of Hecla claimed the Modified feature at the dirt track. The defending track champion had to fend off Aberdeen racing giants Kent Arment and...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Northern State University in Aberdeen has released the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester.
Students who have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the semester are eligible for the dean’s list. There are four categories:...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Fifty years ago this fall, ABC premiered "The Patty Duke Show," the endearing sitcom starring the then-16-year-old as the mischievous Patty from Brooklyn Heights and her quiet, studious British look-alike cousin Cathy.
And now five decades after the...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Chad Dawson didn't listen to John Scully when Scully trained him before the Andre Ward debacle last year. So we shouldn't be surprised if Dawson ignored Scully before he climbed into the ring with Adonis Stevenson Saturday in Montreal.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Chad Johnson, six-time NFL Pro Bowler and former Dolphin, may have played college football but it looks like he may have to return to the College of Hard Knocks for more classes.
Last August, Johnson pleaded no contest to an “illegal touching&...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 9:49 AM
"Food Network Star" is now settling into middle age: So many seasons in, and it's hard to keep finding ways to make it new, fresh and unexpected -- and to keep competitors on their toes.
But there's one sure fire way to do so: Just turn up the heat....
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Kyle Dean Klipfel, 21, of 201 Fourth Curve, Lakeside Estates, no driver’s license, fined $120.
Jennifer Anne Dallmann, 35, Hecla, speeding, fined $105.
Joseph Daniel Glardon, 33, Sioux Falls, speeding, fined $105.
Jared Richard Mack, 26,...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Comedian Chad Taylor, who is known as “Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler,” will perform Thursday night at Northern State University.
The show begins at 9 p.m. in Northern’s Krikac Auditorium.
Taylor, who also juggles tennis balls and...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:12 PM
GROTON — Two very different games resulted in very similar results for Locke Electric of Groton as it earned an amateur baseball sweep of Aberdeen Circus Sports Bar Monday.
In game one, Groton trailed the entire game before rallying for a 4-3...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:02 AM
James Hobert Denny, 81, of Crab Orchard, died Sunday, June 2, at Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford.
Born March 16, 1932, in Lincoln County, James was a son of the late James Peyton Denny and Liza Mullins Denny. He retired from Southern States in 1994...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:56 PM
The man who compiled the greatest wrestling resume in Northern State history is a man of details.
Northern State senior Matt Meuleners puts his non-wrestling life in order to maximize his talents on the wrestling mat. The end result has been school...