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DWU research team looks at connections in air pollution to the brain
State of South Dakota provides additional information on proposed Spearfish Canyon State Park
Miner Co. pipeline sites vandalized
FRA mum on cause of Scotland train derailment from a year ago
Avera leaving Sanford Health Plan
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Area prep football roundup: Chamberlain clips Falcons
Canistota powers past Mount Vernon/Plankinton
Last-second kick propels Seahawks past MCM
Area football roundup: Gregory stifles Blackhawks
No. 2 Kernels smash Patriots 28-7
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Donald L. Ehlers
Mabel V. Koehler
A new meaning for the word 'roundabout'
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
September 29, 2016
FBI, police investigate why someone registered at least 19 dead Virginians to vote
RICHMOND, Va. -- The FBI and local police are investigating how at least 19 dead Virginians were recently re-registered to vote in this critical...
September 29, 2016 - 3:21pm
House panel lambasts Wells Fargo boss over phantom accounts
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co chief John Stumpf's second trip to Capitol Hill on Thursday went no better than his first...
September 29, 2016 - 1:01pm
Pine Ridge grandmother pleads not guilty in grandson's death
RAPID CITY (AP) — The grandmother of a 2-year-old boy who authorities say was killed by his mother on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation has pleaded not guilty to hindering the investigation. Sonya Dubray, 47, is accused of altering or destroying evidence and giving false and misleading...
September 29, 2016 - 11:34am
Woman sentenced for accessory role in Sioux Falls homicide
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A woman accused of helping the suspect in a Sioux Falls homicide evade authorities has been sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison. Twenty-four-year-old Mercedes Red Bear admitted to driving Jared Stone from Sioux Falls to Minnesota after he allegedly killed Baptiste...
September 29, 2016 - 11:32am
Forest chief opposes land swap for new South Dakota park
RAPID CITY (AP) — The supervisor of the Black Hills National Forest opposed a land swap proposal to pave the way for a new South Dakota state park. Legislation in Congress would authorize an exchange of 1,954 acres of federal land in the areas east of Black Hills and 1,992 acres...
September 29, 2016 - 11:30am
Pierre teen detained after allegedly bringing gun to school
PIERRE (AP) — A 15-year-old boy is facing charges in juvenile court after authorities say he brought a handgun to school in Pierre. The student was detained at T.F. Riggs High School on Wednesday afternoon without incident, after another student alerted school personnel, Police...
September 29, 2016 - 11:28am
Capitol flags to fly at half-staff to honor past lawmaker
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered flags at the state Capitol in Pierre to be flown at half-staff on Oct. 3 in memory of former state lawmaker Elaine Elliott. Elliott died Tuesday at age 71. Her funeral will be held Oct. 3. Elliott was elected as a state representative...
September 29, 2016 - 11:22am
Springfield residents recovering from Labor Day wind storm
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Springfield residents say they're still recovering from wind storm earlier this month that left 70 residents without a home. Springfield city councilman Steve Green tells the Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan that those residents who needed shelter after the Sept....
September 29, 2016 - 11:20am
Nebraska village known for alcohol problems gets broadband
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A tiny Nebraska village known for selling beer on the border of an alcoholism-plagued American Indian reservation is getting a new broadband tower that officials say could eventually help connect residents to health care, emergency and distance learning services....
September 29, 2016 - 11:19am
Augustana asking to have expelled student's lawsuit tossed
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Augustana University has asked a federal judge to dismiss a second lawsuit filed by a student who was expelled after being charged with rape and other counts. The Argus Leader reports the school filed the motion to dismiss Monday. Koh Evan Tsuruta (sur-OO'-tah)...
September 29, 2016 - 11:15am
At least one killed, more than 100 injured in New Jersey train crash
HOBOKEN, N.J. (Reuters) - At least one person was killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train plowed into Hoboken...
September 29, 2016 - 10:31am
September 28, 2016
Speaker: Acknowledge racism exists
Racism is very insidious. That's according to LeRoy "JR" LaPlante, director of tribal relations for Avera Health system and the first person...
September 28, 2016 - 9:55pm
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
PIERRE — Lawyers for livestock and poultry groups blocked testimony at a state permit hearing Wednesday about whether feedlot manure contributes to antibiotic resistance. The hearing officer wouldn't allow the presentation by Don Kelley, a licensed pathologist and medical doctor...
September 28, 2016 - 6:39pm
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
HOWARD — When a couple walked into the Howard High School and said they wanted to give the school district $1 million last year, Superintendent...
September 28, 2016 - 5:53pm
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
STICKNEY — The Stickney ambulance service will be given new life. Next week, five months after the service began operations for the first...
September 28, 2016 - 5:42pm