| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Well, the USA Today annual ranking of American colleges and universities is out and University of Connecticut advocates are all whipped up that their school has risen to No. 19! It is the highest point UConn has reached in this annual Fall rite of...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
HURON - Dustin Santjer and Emily Pederson of Aberdeen, Brian Peterson and Alyssa Jung of Warner, Shayna Frost of Ashton, Abby Ottenbacher of Eureka and Aria Meyer of Britton have each been selected to receive $1,000 scholarships from the South Dakota...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:43 PM
A well-known, very kind and well-respected Aberdeen citizen died Sunday at her home.
Salona Carolyn Wachs was 86. She was the wife of former Northern State basketball coach, Bob Wachs, who died Nov. 28, 1993.
Salona’s funeral will be at 1 p.m....
| Jul 29, 2013
Aberdeen: Ron Diede, 62, of Aberdeen passed away at home on Thursday, July 25, 2013, after a long, courageous battle with cancer.
Memorial services for Ron will be at Schriver's Memorial Mortuary, 414 Fifth Ave. N.W., in Aberdeen on Tuesday, July 30,...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:24 AM
A 12-foot Godzilla puppet will lay waste to a city full of screaming, flailing kids during a one-time performance of "The Big City Circus" in Middletown Friday afternoon, an Oddfellows event that also has the requisite jugglers, clowns, unicyclists,...
| Jul 2, 2013
Writers -- Are you looking for workshops to help you with craft, or maybe a conference where you can pitch your story/book idea? Or maybe you love seeing your work judged against that of others and are always on the lookout for the latest writing contest?...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Washington County Teachers Association presented three $1,000 scholarships at its annual business meeting May 15.
Scholarships were presented by Aline Novak, WCTA scholarship chairwoman.
Siena Lund of North Hagerstown High School was awarded the...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Local native Katie Matthews recently added another accolade to her running career.
Matthews, a standout athlete and five-time All-American at Boston University, was named 2013 America East Woman of the Year on June 4.
The awarded is given to a...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Anthony Braxton and Richard Davis, two musicians with deep roots in Chicago, are winners of 2014 National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Fellowships, often called the country's most prestious jazz honor. Braxton, 68, was born in...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Rachel M. Margolies of Aberdeen was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Missouri State University in Springfield.
Students named to the spring semester dean’s list at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell included Jade Hoisington,...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:14 PM
In their recent consideration of legislation banning same-sex marriage, some Supreme Court justices expressed uninformed concern over how little we know about the long-term impact of such unions.
Justice Anthony Kennedy said that because same-sex...