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Longtime LifeQuest employees share reasons for staying with company for more than 15 years
As officials still seeking missing duck hunter, non-firearm-related hunting deaths rare in SD
Mitchell's Meals on Wheels needs more volunteers to accommodate growth
Daugaard names new head of Bureau of Finance and Management
Investigation shows Scotland train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
Huron's late charge upends Marlins boys
Area basketball roundup: Winner takes down Red Raiders
Mitchell in 25th after first day at Rapid City Invite
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
ROUNDS: The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
December 7, 2016
House demolished to create parking space for Zion Lutheran
The congregation at Zion Lutheran Church can look forward to expanded space in the future. On Wednesday, crews demolished one of three houses...
December 7, 2016 - 5:02pm
Trump fills homeland security, environment, China ambassador jobs
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday, Dec. 7, picked a fossil fuel industry defender as his top environmental official, another...
December 7, 2016 - 5:00pm
Parade of Lights exceeds expectations, will return next year
After what she called a "fabulous" turnout to the Parade of Lights, Mitchell Main Street & Beyond's Jen Johnston continues to hear positive comments...
December 7, 2016 - 5:00pm
One year after vote: Pool project inching forward
One year ago, a narrow majority of voters approved an $8 million city-owned aquatic facility in Mitchell, but some concerns persist. Mitchell...
December 7, 2016 - 4:59pm
Nevada school police officer shoots student
RENO, Nev. - A school district police officer in Reno shot a student after a "disturbance" at a high school campus on Wednesday morning, authorities...
December 7, 2016 - 4:42pm
Two juveniles charged in Tenn. wildfires
Two juveniles have been arrested and charged with arson in connection with deadly Tennessee wildfires that broke out last in and around the Great...
December 7, 2016 - 4:15pm
Minnesota hunter’s death being investigated as homicide
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — Authorities in central Minnesota reported Wednesday that the death of a hunter last month is now being treated as a homicide,...
December 7, 2016 - 2:21pm
Founder of artists' collective after deadly warehouse fire: 'I am incredibly sorry'
The man who leased an Oakland warehouse that was the site of a deadly blaze said he was "incredibly sorry" in the aftermath of the massive fire,...
December 7, 2016 - 1:51pm
Dakota Access pipeline company fighting small state fine
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company building the four-state $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline is fighting North Dakota regulators' efforts to fine it a few thousand dollars. The Public Service Commission maintains that Dakota Access LLC, a subsidiary of Dallas-based Energy...
December 7, 2016 - 1:32pm
Sioux Falls firefighter lends a hand in rescuing woman
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — One of the first responders who helped rescue a young woman from a building collapse in Sioux Falls that killed a construction worker said he thought of his daughters as he held her hand under the rubble. Emily Fodness, 22, was trapped for three hours after a...
December 7, 2016 - 1:31pm
Attorney general says officer shot woman in Lake Norden
LAKE NORDEN (AP) - South Dakota's attorney general says state agents will investigate a shooting involving an officer in Lake Norden. The shooting happened early Wednesday when a woman was shot and injured by a Lake Norden police officer. The 22-year-old woman is being treated at...
December 7, 2016 - 1:29pm
Search for second hunter suspended in South Dakota
BROOKINGS (AP) — Authorities have suspended a search in eastern South Dakota for a second duck hunter who is presumed dead after a boating accident. The Brookings County Sheriff's Department searched Brush Lake Tuesday in difficult conditions, including choppy water and high wind....
December 7, 2016 - 1:28pm
Report: LGBT students still face discrimination at school
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Many public schools are still hostile environments for LGBT students, an international human rights organization concluded in a report released Wednesday. The lengthy report from Human Rights Watch was based on interviews primarily with current and former high...
December 7, 2016 - 1:26pm
Trump says 'nothing funny' about 'Saturday Night Live' mockery
NEW YORK - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday, Dec. 7, doubled down on his scorn for popular TV sketch show "Saturday Night Live,"...
December 7, 2016 - 12:47pm
Churches say they'll protect immigrants facing deportation
ST. PAUL — The rhetoric on immigration during the presidential campaign season has struck fear into the hearts of many foreign-born families,...
December 7, 2016 - 10:06am