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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Gayville-Volin sweeps Great Plains Conference meet
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Dorothy Marie Callies
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
February 9, 2018
Their View: The U.S. Air Force's big enemy is its empty cockpits
The following editorial is from Bloomberg View. In late 2016, the Air Force realized it was facing a shortage of about 700 fighter pilots....
February 9, 2018 - 10:16am
January 31, 2018
Air Force sergeant suspended after ranting about her black subordinates
An Air Force technical sergeant who posted a video of her racist ranting on social media Sunday has been suspended from her leadership role,...
January 31, 2018 - 6:58am
January 18, 2018
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
B-52 Stratofortress bombers began arriving Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam, temporarily providing the Pentagon with a rarity...
January 18, 2018 - 10:00am
October 24, 2017
The Air Force hasn't used nuclear 'alert pads' since the Cold War; now they're being upgraded
The U.S. military is building new flightline facilities that will enable the Air Force to position pilots and aircrews directly alongside its...
October 24, 2017 - 6:49am
October 11, 2017
Grand Forks AFB could play key role in northern defense, military experts say
GRAND FORKS — There is no doubt growing demand and international threats in the Arctic Circle deserve attention, a top military leader...
October 11, 2017 - 5:08am
September 25, 2017
Bombers deployed from Ellsworth used in show of force
ELLSWORTH (AP) — Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers from the Ellsworth Air Force Base launched from Guam flew into international airspace over waters east of North Korea in a show of American military might. The bombers and fighter escorts flew on Saturday to the farthest point north...
September 25, 2017 - 11:34am
June 15, 2017
Air Force plans exercise in Northern Plains training area
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Air Force is holding another large-scale exercise in the Powder River Training Complex in the Northern Plains. The training area covers nearly 35,000 square miles of airspace in the Dakotas, Montana and Wyoming — the largest over the continental U.S. Officials...
June 15, 2017 - 10:07am
May 25, 2017
Tyndall resident, Dante native was an aircraft armorer in World War II
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the first in a three-part series chronicling the lives of three area veterans of World War II leading up to Memorial Day....
May 25, 2017 - 8:11am
May 8, 2017
Senate confirms Trump's pick for Air Force secretary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed Heather Wilson as secretary of the Air Force. Senators approved Wilson's nomination 76-22, making...
May 8, 2017 - 5:30pm
April 3, 2017
Amsoil founder Al Amatuzio dies
DULUTH, Minn.—Whether it was for military service or job creation, for philanthropy or friendship, Al Amatuzio always seemed to be there...
April 3, 2017 - 8:13am
Large-scale exercise set in Powder River Training Complex
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Air Force is set for another large-scale exercise in the massive Powder River Training Complex in the Northern Plains. The training area covers nearly 35,000 square miles of airspace in the Dakotas, Montana and Wyoming — the largest over the continental...
June 3, 2016 - 11:14am
January 18, 2016
Air Force base houses new indoor training facility for dogs
RAPID CITY (AP) — An obstacle course inside a renovated aircraft hangar at Ellsworth Air Force Base is helping some members of the military get ready for duty.
January 18, 2016 - 4:52pm
April 21, 2015
Air Force puts B-1, other long-range bombers in 1 command
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — B-1 bombers from Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota and Dyess Air Force Base in Texas are joining their long-range B-2 and B-52 bomber counterparts under a single Air Force command as part of a leadership shift announced Monday. The Air Force is grouping...
April 21, 2015 - 12:58pm
April 20, 2015
SD delegation: Ellsworth Air Force Base joins new command
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota congressional delegation says Ellsworth Air Force Base is joining a new command, which U.S. Sen.
April 20, 2015 - 2:03pm
January 16, 2015
Sen. John Thune says Air Force has approved an expanded training airspace over Northern Plains
PIERRE (AP) — Sen. John Thune says Air Force has approved an expanded training airspace over Northern Plains.
January 16, 2015 - 5:55pm