Hot Springs’ Close places 7th in 800m at State Track

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Photo by Brett Nachtigall/Fall River County Herald-Star

Hot Springs junior Matt Close outruns a pair of fellow Black Hills Conference athletes down the stretch to finish seventh overall in the 800m finals in a time of 1:58.64, which is more than three seconds quicker than Close’s eighth place finish at state last year.

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By Brett Nachtigall

Publisher

SIOUX FALLS – Hot Springs junior Matt Close ran a personal-record (PR) time of 1:58.64 in the 800-meters to...

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Trampus Haskvitz Memorial Golf Tournament is June 3

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PHOTO: Last year, the Trampus Haskvits Memorial Foundation Board donated $10,000 to the Fall River Fire District and helped two families battling cancer. Pictured in this 2021 check presentation. from left, is Don Haskvitz, John Haskvitz, Lujean Haskvitz, Ross Fees, Trevor Grueb, Shawn Morgan, Al Stevens, Tim Hammel, Dar Coy and Tim Lamont.

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HOT SPRINGS – The 12th annual Trampus Haskvitz Memorial Golf Tournament will take place on Saturday, June 3, at the Southern...

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9th Stars, Stripes & Steps event set for Memorial Day, May 29

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For that handful of intrepid runners who tackle the challenging half marathon, organizers of this year’s Stars, Stripes & Steps are excited to announce the return of the secret staircase, the Grandstone Windmill Wobble, which is on private land and only accessible to the half-marathoners. 

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HOT SPRINGS – Registration is open for the 9th Annual Stars, Stripes & Steps stairclimbing race, to be held on Memorial Day, Monday, May...

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Norm Jenniges Field sign dedication held at Hot Springs’ Butler Park

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TOP PHOTO: Lloyd Jenniges, Kay Jenniges Flock and Donna Jenniges hold the original Norm Jenniges Field sign surrounded by the Hot Springs Bison baseball team, their coaches and Mayor Bob Nelson during the unveiling of the new sign dedication on Tuesday May 9 at the main baseball field; the Norm Jenniges Field. (Photo by Charity Maness/Fall River County Herald Star)

BOTTOM LEFT: Norm Jenniges was born to play ball, pictured here in 1913 at the age of four with a catchers mitt, his chosen...

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Pair of Oelrichs Tigers play in Lakota All Star Games

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Photos courtesy Masha Fehr

LEFT: Stanley Walking Jr., a senior at Oelrichs High School, takes a shot during the 2023 Lakota All Star Games on Saturday, April 29, in Rapid City.  TOP: T’lea Rouillard, right, poses with her mom, T’mara Twiss, during the 2023 Lakota All Star Games.  T’lea is a a senior at Oelrichs High School and second-generation all star.  T’mara was a member of the 1994 Lakota All Star team, shown below, second from the...

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