Sports

Timed Event Rodeo to take place at South Dakota State Fair

The 10th Annual South Dakota Timed Event Championship (SDTEC) Rodeo will be held Sep. 5 and 6 in at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron during the 2020 South Dakota State Fair. The area’s elite youth rodeo contestants will compete in six timed events, including tie-down calf roping, barrel racing, team roping, goat tying, breakaway roping, and steer wrestling. […]

Fishing Update for the Missouri River in South Dakota

Lake Oahe In the Pollock and Mobridge areas, the fishing is a bit tougher. Anglers are fishing in 18-25 feet in Oak Creek, the Grand, and the Moreau, using bouncers with spinners and crawlers. Out on the main lake the depths are 20-40 feet of water with bouncers and minnows or a plain hook with a bead. At Akaska, the […]

Brueschke Lake Fishing Derby results and photos

The City of Eagle Butte sponsored the Brueschke Lake Fishing Derby on Friday, July 31. Below are winners from each division: Men’s division: First place: Chase Pay Pay, 3.78 Second place: Sheldon Yellowhead: 3.21 Third place: Carl Dupris, 2.69 Women’s division: First place: Lacey Turning Heart, 1.80 Second place: Taylor Lawrence, 1.77 Third place: Nickie Shepherd, 1.63 Teen division: First […]

Breaking: INFR Finals Rodeo CANCELLED


The 2020 Indian National Finals Rodeo has been cancelled, stated an INFR official on Wednesday morning. The popular event takes place annually in October at the South Point Equestrian Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, South Point officials said they were unable to accommodate the event because of public health restrictions. Many Natives athletes from across […]

Ranch rodeo action photos

Corson County held a ranch rodeo series this past Friday in McLaughlin. Area cowboys competed at the event in the first round. The next ranch rodeo of the series will be held August 15 in McLaughlin.

Fishing Update for the Missouri River in South Dakota

It’s going to be another beautiful week on the river in Central South Dakota. Beat the COVID blues by getting outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine. Fishing is pretty good so expect boat ramps and cleaning stations to be busy. Remember to bring plenty of water, sunscreen, and bug spray. Good luck catching! Access information from SDGF&P and USACE: […]

New rules for high school sports emphasize safety against coronavirus



Last Wednesday the board of directors of the South Dakota High School Activities Association approved a variety of rules for fall sports that deal with safety measures schools should take during the coronavirus pandemic. The rule modifications were developed by a 30-member task force of educators and medical professionals. The complete set of rules can be found at the association’s […]

Coronavirus requires changes in high school activities



No handshakes. No high fives. No awards ceremonies. In the age of coronavirus, those are just some of the recommendations for fall high school activities approved last Wednesday by the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s board of directors. During a video conference meeting the board considered safety recommendations made by a 30-member task force of medical professionals and educators. […]

Fishing Update for the Missouri River in South Dakota

Another week of 80’s and 90’s is coming this way, making it a great time to get out on the river in Central South Dakota. Beat the COVID blues by getting outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine. Fishing is pretty good so expect boat ramps and cleaning stations to be busy. Remember to bring plenty of water, sunscreen, and […]

Fishing Update for the Missouri River in South Dakota

A beautiful week of 80’s and 90’s is coming this way, making it a great time to get out on the river in Central South Dakota. The outdoors is still open and is a great way to connect with others (from a proper distance of course). Fishing is good so expect boat ramps and cleaning stations to be busy. Remember […]


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