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A busy business at Bobcat Bistro  KELOLAND TV

BROOKINGS, S.D. (KELO) -- Students at one KELOLAND school are already getting experience running their own business. Brookings High School students ...



PREVIEW: Busy business at Bobcat Bistro  KELOLAND TV

Students at Brookings High School are staying busy with running their own business.



Brookings student who wrote threat didn't have intent to carry it out, officials say  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The Brookings School District canceled school Tuesday after a note was found at Brookings High School Monday afternoon that contained a "threat of violence," ...



Student Confesses To Threatening Note Found At Brookings High School  KELOLAND TV

Students in the Brookings School District will be heading back to the classroom Wednesday, after a threat canceled classes Tuesday.



Startup Showcase: She helps stylists make the cut for customers  St. Paul Pioneer Press

According to IBIS World, there are about 1 million hair salons active in the United States. Haircuts are huge business and more than 59 million people used ...



Willy Wonka at BHS Post Prom  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Plans are underway for the annual Junior-Senior Post Prom Party to be held at midnight Sunday, April 28, in the Brookings High School gym.



Brookings School District responds to threat  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – A potential threat by a student was quickly contained after Brookings High School administration were made aware of it and alerted law ...



Ex-convict finds redemption after becoming mayor of Crooks  Yankton Daily Press

CROOKS, S.D. (AP) — It's no secret that Francis "Butch" Oseby has a history.



On to nationals!  Brookings Register

PIERRE – Teams of students from across South Dakota put their culinary and hospitality management skills to the test at the 12th annual South Dakota ProStart ...



School district settles lawsuit with former student  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The Brookings School District has settled a federal lawsuit brought by a former student who was removed from the district for disciplinary reasons, but the terms ...



Local theater productions canceled, rescheduled  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – “Blow, blow thou winter wind …” (“As You Like It,” Act 2, Scene 7). And blow it did, causing cancellation of the Brookings High School production ...



Wininger crowned Miss South Dakota High School America  Brookings Register

RAPID CITY – Jaimye Lynn Wininger of Brookings is the newly crowned Miss South Dakota High School America, 2019. She was awarded the title at a crowning ...



Singers make SD Junior Honor Choir  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – These 15 singers from Brookings High School and Mickelson Middle School participated in the 2019 South Dakota Junior Honor Choirs. They ...



An alien among us?  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – There may be an alien among the senior class. And a quartet of cronies is determined to find out who it is: Is it one of the inner circle (popular ...



Holding court at BHS  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings High School Homecoming Court has been selected, and the next lord and lady to reign over BHS Homecoming Week will be ...



Tickets on sale for 'A Flood of Jazz'  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings High School music department is preparing for the ninth annual A Flood of Jazz, featuring music from the great jazz rock bands of ...



Quiz Bowl season ends with big win  Brookings Register

Brookings High School Quiz Bowl Club teams competed at Sioux Falls Christian and finished first and second place out of 28 teams. The first-place team ...



Brookings High School names Birgen as head volleyball coach  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Tina Birgen has been selected as head volleyball coach at Brookings High School. Birgen succeeds Jodi Melius, who recently stepped away ...



Bobcat royalty crowned  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – It's homecoming week at Brookings High School, and school spirit was high during Monday night's coronation ceremony and the ensuing ...



Brookings High School Orchestra performs at Disneyland  KSFY

BROOKINGS, S.D. - Members of the Brookings High School Orchestra were able to record multiple songs from Disney soundtracks at Disneyland Performing ...



Science Olympiad success!  Brookings Register

The Brookings High School and Mickelson Middle School Science Olympiad teams competed in the 35th annual Science Olympiad at the University of South ...



BHS Hall of Fame Class of 2018 to be inducted Friday  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School will induct five members to its Athletics Hall of Fame during halftime of the football home opener on Friday, Aug. 31.



Brookings Math Circle growing  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Math has played an important role in the lives of Brookings High School sophomores Serena An and Samyok Nepal, and they hope to show ...



Rotary Club October 2018 Students of the Month  Brookings Register

Brookings High School seniors Charles Wang and Jane Ardry were honored as the Brookings Rotary Club's October 2018 Students of the Month. Wang is the ...



BHS artists are state champs  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School art students won the state championship at the 2019 Visual Arts State Competition. They showed off their beautiful ...



BHS singers make state honors choir  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – These Brookings High School singers participated in the South Dakota Honor Choir recently. The students auditioned in April. Sopranos, altos ...



Judge: Brookings School District violated student's rights  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The Brookings School District violated the due process rights of a former student when the district removed the student and then failed to provide her with ...



District: 'Potential threat' to Brookings High School not credible  KSFY

The Brookings School District says a 'potential threat' made towards the high school on Thursday was not credible.



Richard Strande - Brookings  Brookings Register

Richard “Rich” Strande, age 83, of Brookings, passed away Feb. 9, 2019, at the Brookings Hospital. Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 15, ...



Superintendents face tough choices as South Dakota sees rise in school threats  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

South Dakota school leaders open up about balancing fears and reassuring parents as school threats increase across the state.



BHS thespians taking audiences under the sea  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School will welcome audiences to its production of “The Little Mermaid,” a magical musical set under the sea Thursday through ...



Diedra Kurtenbach Gatzke - Brookings  Brookings Register

Diedra Kurtenbach Gatzke (22) passed away Feb 14, 2019 caused by a brain hemorrhage of an AVM on the evening of February 12, 2019. Diedra will live on ...



Brookings Figure Skating Club presents “Wizard of Oz on Ice”  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Skaters from the Brookings Figure Skating Club will present “Wizard of Oz on Ice” during the 25th annual ice show at Larson Ice Center on ...



Pulitzer-winning Crowley coming to Brookings  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Retired New York Times photojournalist of 25 years and Pulitzer prize winner Stephen Crowley will be in Brookings for a two-day residency April ...



Thanks, Coach  Brookings Register

Let's hop in the Wayback Machine for a trip down memory lane. This story begins around 1984. I'm a gangly (true story) sophomore aimlessly wandering the ...



Orpha M. Leibel - Brookings  Brookings Register

Orpha M. Leibel, 95, of Brookings, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at the United Living Community, in Brookings, SD. Mass of Christian Burial to ...



Bringing 'The Bard' to Brookings High  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – It's been awhile, but the boards of Bell Auditorium will soon be trod by the Brookings High School players in a Shakespearean comedy: “Twelfth ...



Brookings Friends of NRA banquet next week  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings Friends of NRA is holding its banquet Tuesday, Feb. 12, at the Brookings Days Inn Convention Center. The event will support the ...



Good showing at nationals  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings High School Speech and Debate team finished its competitive season in style placing two students in the top five and earning a ...



Brookings High School senior wins top honors at International Science Fair  KSFY

A Brookings High School senior is making South Dakota proud. Kashfia Rahman recently took home the title of first place in her category at the International ...



Congrats, Class of 2018!  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Above, graduate Brandon Nelson gives a shoulder ride to his cousin, Collin Hayes, as Nelson's aunt Melissa Hayes takes a picture after ...



Robert J. 'Bob' Oines - Brookings  Brookings Register

Robert J. “Bob” Oines, 76, of Brookings, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at The Neighborhood's at Brookview. Funeral services are at 10:30 a.m. Friday at First ...



Mock crash, real lesson  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – A mock fatal crash staged Thursday morning showed Brookings high schoolers just how serious it is to text and drive. According to the Centers ...



Dunn hired as Brookings, LATI business partnership specialist  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings Economic Development Corporation, Vision Brookings and Lake Area Technical Institute have hired Thomas Dunn of Brookings as ...



Veterans Day program set for Sunday  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Patrick Couser, 53, joined the South Dakota Army National Guard on his 17th birthday in 1982. He stayed in, worked his way up through the ...



Making an impact  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings High School Internship class volunteered during the United Way Week of Impact last month. Shown, from left, are: Nick Schnaidt, ...



Sixth at Math Prize for Girls  Brookings Register

Brookings High School sophomore Serena An, center, competed at the Math Prize for Girls at MIT on Sept. 23. Among 285 competitors, she placed sixth, earning ...



Police log 04-06-19  Brookings Register

1:38 a.m. Officers responded to the 400 block of Main Avenue for a report of trespassing. 7:50 a.m. Dispatch Officer Doremus of a male at 530 Elm Ave.



This Small South Dakota Town Became a Champion for LGBTQ Equality  Human Rights Campaign

Local leaders of Brookings, South Dakota, knew they had problem. In 2013, when city officials received a preliminary score of 12 out of 100 on the HRC's ...



BHS places at Festival of Bands  Brookings Register

SIOUX FALLS – The Brookings High School Marching Band took to the competition field Oct. 6. The highly esteemed Festival of Bands hosted by the four Sioux ...



Brookings FCCLA shines at nationals  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, for the 2018 National Leadership ...



Hadsell house on FCCLA tour  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – One home being featured on the 2018 Brookings FCCLA Tour of Homes is the rustic, modern home of Bill and Amy Hadsell on 1401 ...



Dora Mae Williams - Brookings  Brookings Register

Dora Mae Williams, 93, of Brookings, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at the Brookings Hospital. A memorial *service* will be held on Saturday, ...



Kappenman gets 4-year scholarship  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Isabella Kappenman, a 2018 graduate of Brookings High School, is now marching with the University of Minnesota band. Kappenman is a ...



Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week: Ashley Anderson of Brookings  KSFY

Tonight's Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week is Ashley Anderson, a senior at Brookings High School with a 4.05 grade point average.



Patty Jean Porter - Brookings  Brookings Register

Patty Jean Porter, 64, of Brookings, passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at Brookings Health System, Brookings. Memorial services have been set for 10 a.m. ...



Daktronics' Reece Kurtenbach named Distinguished Engineer  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Reece Kurtenbach, head of the world's largest scoreboard and message board manufacturer and Brookings' largest private employer, is this ...



Police: No danger to students following 'graffiti threat' at Huron High School  KSFY

Authorities believe there is no true threat to students after investigating a threatening message found at Huron High School. The message, which read "school ...



Jody Schoen - Sioux Falls  Brookings Register

Jody Michelle (Peterson) Schoen, a 1997 graduate of Brookings High School, passed away in her sleep on the night of Feb. 16, 2019, at the age of 39. Visitation ...



BFD Fire Log 04-06-19  Brookings Register

12:28 a.m. A person was trapped in an elevator at 2408 10th St. A power outage caused an elevator to shut down, trapping an individual inside. Crews opened ...



Odegaard house on FCCLA tour  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The third house to be featured on the FCCLA Tour of Homes on Sunday is the ultramodern house of Justin and Kelly Odegaard located on 1530 ...



Jones Family Competes for Pierre Swim Team at Brookings  Drgnews

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Morgan, Canyon and Gunner Jones represented Pierre Swim Team at the Brookings Last Chance Meet on February 2, 2019. The meet ...



Bobcat Backers Social, Coaches Corner is Monday  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Bobcat Backers will be hosting a Social and Coaches Corner on Monday at Cubby's Sports Bar & Grill. The Social will begin at 6 p.m. with a ...



Adam Hartman - Sioux Falls  Brookings Register

Adam Anthony Hartman, 28, of Sioux Falls, formerly of Brookings, passed away Dec. 15, 2018, at Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls. Memorial Services ...



BHS crowns royalty  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School seniors Isabella Kappenman, daughter of Kris and Maggie Kappenman, and Adam Couser, son of Patrick and Lori ...



Brookings science teacher goes to Space Camp  KSFY

A high school teacher in Brookings got the experience of a lifetime spending a week at Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama.



Raising awareness of veterans' suicides  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Concerned about veterans' suicides in South Dakota, two veterans are working to raise awareness throughout the Brookings and campus ...



Science Fair is full of cocky girl geniuses — and it's glorious  The Week Magazine

"I would say a lot of people are jealous of me. I know that sounds arrogant, but it's true." If you didn't know any better, you might expect that line to have come ...



Police log 04-20-19  Brookings Register

2:13 a.m. Officer Larsen took an intentional damage report in the 500 block of Seventh Avenue South. It is currently under investigation.



SDHSAA eyes SDSU for state football venue change in 2019  Daily Republic

South Dakota state football championship games could be moving 115 miles to the chilly north. With the climate-controlled DakotaDome at the University of ...



Jones family swims at Brookings Last Chance Meet  The Capital Journal

Morgan, Canyon and Gunner Jones represented the Pierre Swim Team at the Brookings Last Chance Meet on Saturday. The meet hosted teams from South ...



Giving back to sportscaster 'DC'  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – While he was still a student at South Dakota State University, Dellas Cole – aka “DC” – found his niche and began his life's work as a ...



Celebrating BSD staff  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings School District and the Brookings Education Association teamed up Wednesday night for their 2017-2018 Staff Recognition at ...



BHS Clay Target Club set to knock them down at State Meet  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Golf won't be the only high school state tournament that takes place after classes are out for the summer. The South Dakota Clay Target League ...



Gazelles Cheer 13th At Brookings; DV Dance Wins Title  Yankton Daily Press

BROOKINGS —The Dakota Valley dance team took home top honors from the Brookings Invitational competitive cheer and dance competition, held Saturday.



Adding up to success  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – A Brookings High School freshman is one of seven in the world selected by a math-talent scouting group to receive recognition and aid in getting ...



Zoell Colburn - Brookings  Brookings Register

Zoell Colburn, from Brookings, died Monday, March 4, peacefully in his sleep at the age of 72 after fighting Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) for seven ...



Events 01-15-19  Brookings Register

Better Choices, Better Health Chronic Disease workshop will be held Tuesdays, through Feb. 12, at the SDSU Wellness Center, 1401 N. Campus Dr. The ...



BHS names royal court  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Heading into Homecoming Week, Brookings High School has selected its 2018 lord and lady candidates. They are, back row from left: Emma ...



Bringing home hardware  Brookings Register

The Brookings High School Clay Target Team that competed at the 2018 South Dakota High School Clay Tournament State Meet poses with their plaques and ...



LIVE high school football at 7: Lincoln Patriots vs. Brookings Bobcats  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Live at 7 p.m. from the Cube, SDHSAA football as the Sioux Falls Lincoln Patriots take on the Brookings Bobcats.



Flandreau district hires business manager  Moody County Enterprise

Brenda Wade Schmidt Enterprise The Flandreau School district hired a Brookings accountant and former educator to replace long-serving business manager ...



Banding together: Siblings won't let SDSU-NDSU rivalry stand in way of family  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

As South Dakota State and North Dakota State prepare to clash in Friday's national football semifinals in Fargo, two college students expect the rivalry to bring ...



Devon Heuer is Register Player of the Year  Brookings Register

Devon Heuer elevated Arlington athletics the past three seasons. He is the 2019 Register Boys' Basketball Player of the Year. The senior averaged 17.5 points ...



A lot of BSD service  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – A handful of Brookings School District retirees and longtime educators were honored earlier this month at the BSD and Brookings Education ...



Avera Medical Minute: Student athlete's road to recovery after a torn ACL  KSFY

An ACL tear sidelined Brookings High School senior Isaac Von Fischer this past October while playing what would be his last high school sporting event.



Dolphins win 46 events in Brookings meet  Watertown Public Opinion

BROOKINGS — Twenty-two Watertown Area Swim Club swimmers combined to win 46 events over the weekend in the Brookings Last Chance Meet at the ...



BHS artists take state!  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings High School Visual Arts Department won the 2017 Visual Arts State Championship during the AA Basketball Tournament in ...



BHS Athletic Awards Banquet  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School athletes were honored Monday night, during their annual BHS Athletic Awards Banquet. The honorees included:.



National Letter of Intent  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School standout Madison Gray (second from left) signs a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday at BHS to attend South Dakota ...



Yankton Schools Win SD Science Olympiad Titles | Community  Yankton Daily Press

VERMILLION — The University of South Dakota hosted the 35th annual South Dakota Science Olympiad State Tournament on March 23.



Turn-of-the-century fun  Brookings Register

VOLGA – Two rare recreational conveyances popular in the early 1900s have been donated to the new Trygve A. Trooien Horse-Drawn Museum that will soon ...



Video: Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week: Ashley Anderson  KSFY

Tonight's Touchstone Energy Scholar of the Week is Ashley Anderson, a senior at Brookings High School with a 4.05 grade point average.



Rahman wins big at International Science Fair  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Brookings High School senior Kashfia Rahman has once again earned recognition from the International Science and Engineering Fair, which is ...



School district, police department addressing 'graffiti threat' at HHS  Plainsman

HURON — The Huron School District and Huron Police Department issued a joint statement late Tuesday afternoon, sharing information of an alleged “graffiti ...



All-school orchestra holiday concert feature 560 students  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – Orchestras from three Brookings schools played their holiday concert to a record crowd Dec. 18. More than 560 students from Camelot ...



Teachers of the Year  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The Brookings School District and the Brookings Education Association honored their 2016-2017 Teachers of the Year at their staff recognition ...



Roger Nagel 1941 – 2019  Drgnews

PIERRE, SD – Roger L. Nagel, 77, of Pierre, passed away April 8, 2019. A Memorial Celebration of Life *service* will be held at 5:00pm, Thursday, April 18, 2019 ...



Lincoln High School named best high school in South Dakota  KSFY

A new study by education information website Niche has named Lincoln High School in Sioux Falls the best high school in South Dakota.



Passion for percussion  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Brandon Valley Middle School's band director has a new outlet to spread his passion for percussion. After helping start South Dakota's first high school indoor ...



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