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Elkton elementary educator named SD Teacher of the Year
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Florida
'It was a moment of niceness that we needed': Soldier's widow shares her call with Trump
Two women die in head-on crash near Sisseton
Monster floating bog lingers, moves around on northern Minnesota lake
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
SDHSAA prep football quarterfinals set
Area prep football playoff roundup: KWL routs RC Christian 54-0
Kernels smash Spartans to cap regular season
Blackhawks rally past Titans
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Richard (Dick) Joseph Cerney
Violettia "Vi" Simek
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man charged with wife’s suffocation death
July 30, 2017
Fast-spreading trees a headache in Nebraska, Iowa, Dakotas
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Trees that suck up sunlight and groundwater at the expense of other prairie plants are creating new headaches throughout the Plains, including Nebraska, western Iowa and the Dakotas.
July 30, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 28, 2017
Nebraska liquor sales increase in towns near reservation
WHITECLAY, Neb. (AP) — Liquor outlets in Nebraska communities near a South Dakota Native American reservation where alcohol is banned have...
July 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 15, 2017
Scholar traces origins of Midwest 'flyover country' derision
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The name of President Donald Trump appears only once in professor Jon Lauck's new book about perceptions of the Midwest as "flyover country," and then only in a footnote involving polling in Missouri. Yet the book's exploration of decades-old historical trends...
July 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
July 14, 2017
North Carolina manufacturer facility to close, affecting 200
WASHINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A company that makes fuel products for transportation and off-highway markets says it's closing down its North Carolina operation, putting approximately 200 people out of work. WITN-TV reports The Filtration Group of Parker Hannifin Corp. has announced it...
July 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 6, 2017
Native Americans say grizzly bear decision violates religion
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Native American tribes, clans and leaders from seven states and Canada say the U.S. government's recent decision to lift protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area violates their religious freedom. They are suing to block the government...
July 6, 2017 - 6:30pm
Vaccine shown to protect prairie dogs from bacterial disease
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A vaccine developed in Wisconsin has been shown to protect prairie dogs from plague, a bacterial disease that has sickened three people in New Mexico this year. The Wisconsin State Journal says researchers reported that prairie dogs that ingested vaccine baits...
July 6, 2017 - 11:00am
July 5, 2017
Oil pipeline developer ends private security in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Texas-based developer of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline says it no longer has private security personnel...
July 5, 2017 - 3:41pm
July 3, 2017
Healthy growth expected in Midwest, Plains states
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will pick up over the next few months in nine Midwest and Plains states because manufacturing remains strong. The overall economic index for the region increased to 62.3 in June from May's solid 55.5. Any...
July 3, 2017 - 8:57am
June 23, 2017
California AG bans state travel to South Dakota, 3 other states
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's attorney general blocked state-funded travel to Texas and three other states on Thursday in response to what he considers anti-LGBT rights laws enacted this year.
June 23, 2017 - 11:00am
June 20, 2017
Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Police are calling it grand theft avocado. Three produce company workers have been arrested in the theft of up to $300,000...
June 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
Crooked Hill Road exit sign altered to read Crooked Hillary
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — A sign marking the Crooked Hill Road exit off a suburban New York parkway has been altered to read "Crooked Hillary."...
June 20, 2017 - 11:36am
June 16, 2017
Judge won't allow Trump to be added to pipeline lawsuit
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A judge says he's inclined to let a group of individual members of American Indian tribes join a lawsuit over the Dakota Access oil pipeline, but only if they agree to not add President Donald Trump as a defendant. Any action against the president whose administration...
June 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
June 15, 2017
Bankers don't expect much economic growth in rural areas
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bankers continue to expect little economic growth in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states because of weak commodity prices. The overall economic index for the region slipped to the neutral score of 50 in June from May's 50.1. Creighton University economist...
June 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Ruling on Dakota Access pipeline surprises oil industry
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A judge's ruling that might open the door for at least a temporary shutdown of the disputed Dakota Access pipeline surprised the industry that hailed the project as a "game changer" for North Dakota oil. But shippers said Thursday that they aren't concerned...
June 15, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 4, 2017
Woman seeks release before pipeline protest shooting trial
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A woman accused of shooting at law officers during a protest against the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants to get out of jail before her trial next month. An attorney for 38-year-old Red Fawn Fallis argues releasing Fallis from jail to a halfway house would...
June 4, 2017 - 4:52pm