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'Lead us not into' what? Pope Francis suggests changing the words of the Lord's Prayer.
NFL Network suspends Faulk, 2 others, amid sexual harrassment claims
Trump seeks to dismiss sexual harassment allegations as 'fake news'
An airline made a passenger put out her cigarette. She threatened to kill everyone on the plane.
Authorities investigating death of 40-plus cattle on Fedora farm
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
Bankruptcies filed between Nov. 30 and Dec. 6
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
South Dakota to assist workers laid off from plant
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
place a business brief
10 gift ideas for the farm families on your Christmas list
SD farmers look at marketing options at Growing On
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
Folding for the less fortunate
Spink County rancher pays government for false drought claim
Traxler: Seven-game win streak has Jacks on brink of Frisco trip
Moller claims doubles title at Sioux Falls event
DWU's Adams named AFCA All-American
Area basketball roundup: Jaguars knock down Cowgirls
Week of Dec. 11 S.D. Prep Media basketball polls
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Tips to keep trim this holiday season
Mitchell Food Pantry feeds the community
Wizards of Winter to take fans on musical journey
Logan Cole Horkey
Richard Philip "Bucky" Korzan
Eunice Marie Carlson
Commentary: Netflix's 'creepy' tweet reminds us all how closely it's watching us
OUR VIEW: Keep an open mind about the restoration of Lake Mitchell
Weary of the internet, I went back to mail. 108 letters later, here's what I learned.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: State budget is like a blizzard forecast
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Happy 75th Birthday, Vernon Kraft!
government and politics
December 11, 2017
Some area leaders question homeless campus in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — Some prominent members of the Rapid City community are voicing concerns about the proposed location of a campus to serve...
December 11, 2017 - 11:20am
December 9, 2017
Presho City Council denies vacation of road for school expansion
PRESHO — Plans to expand the Lyman School District hit a snag this week when the Presho City Council denied the school board's request...
December 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 8, 2017
FEC: Former Sen. Tim Johnson has $800K in leftover funds
RAPID CITY (AP) — A former U.S. senator is continuing to use his leftover campaign money toward political contributions in South Dakota, nearly five years after announcing his retirement.
December 8, 2017 - 3:37pm
Rep. Trent Franks, facing ethics investigation, says he will resign immediately
WASHINGTON - Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., facing an ethics investigation over alleged sexual harassment, announced Friday that he will resign...
December 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White House
WASHINGTON - Deputy national security adviser Dina Powell, a driving force behind the Trump administration's Middle East policy, plans to leave...
December 8, 2017 - 12:47pm
Arizona Rep. Franks to resign, says he asked female staff to bear his child
WASHINGTON - Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican who is among the most conservative members of the House, said he would resign his seat...
December 8, 2017 - 7:06am
December 7, 2017
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
WASHINGTON — Al Franken was one of the most recognized U.S. senators from the day he took office in 2009, thanks to fame he gained on the "Saturday...
December 7, 2017 - 3:45pm
Sioux Falls official seeks apology over project testimony
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls city councilor is calling on the chairman and the mayor to apologize after they cut off public testimony before...
December 7, 2017 - 2:56pm
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
The announcement will be carried on all Forum Communication websites. U.S. Sen. Al Franken will address the Senate at 10:45 a.m. Central...
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
Chirps, hums and phantom noises - how bizarre events in Cuba changed embassy workers' brains
They would sometimes wake in the night to hear a disembodied chirping somewhere in the room, or a strange, low hum, or the sound of scraping...
December 7, 2017 - 8:26am
December 6, 2017
Officials trapping bobcats to determine population
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota wildlife officials are trying to get a handle on the number of bobcats roaming the Black Hills. Game, Fish and...
December 6, 2017 - 5:43pm
State House Republicans nominate new speaker pro tempore
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota House Republicans have nominated a Sioux Falls state representative to serve as speaker pro tempore. The Legislative...
December 6, 2017 - 5:41pm
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
Senate Democrats call on Franken to resign
WASHINGTON - A group of six Senate Democratic women called Wednesday, Dec. 6, for Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., to resign amid mounting allegations...
December 6, 2017 - 11:18am
'It's catastrophic:' US allies reject Trump's expected Jerusalem pronouncement
BERLIN - Despite strong criticism from the Middle East and carefully worded rebukes from U.S. allies, President Trump is expected to formally...
December 6, 2017 - 10:27am