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Public wants Tripp-Delmont schools to stay
DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Athlete of the week: Kortan, Bon Homme hope to make noise in Class 9AA
Inaugural Kernel Bowl dubbed a success
Dakota State win adds fuel to football rivalry with Dakota Wesleyan
MCS volleyball faces season's challenge with youth
Kernel cheer and dance teams pumped for season
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Bernard "Barney" Metz
Stacy Rae Nedved
Alice Lorraine Palecek
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
July 16, 2016
More than 1,000 wild horses being relocated to Butte County
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — The federal Bureau of Land Management is proposing to relocate more than 1,000 wild horses to a private ranch in southwestern South Dakota. The herd would come from the famed Triple U Ranch, a main setting for filming of the movie Dances with Wolves outside...
July 16, 2016 - 9:59am
July 14, 2016
Three monkeys dead after dogs leave them 'basically chewed up' at Baton Rouge Zoo
Three monkeys died this week after an incident at the Baton Rouge Zoo in which dogs entered the facility and attacked the primates.The fatally injured greater spot-nosed guenons were discovered in their exhibit this week, said Sam Winslow, the zoo's assistant director. "The keepers...
July 14, 2016 - 2:08pm
May 31, 2016
Animal control: Do not leave dog in parked car this summer
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Animal control in Sioux Falls is reminding dog owners to not leave their pet in a parked vehicle this summer. Sioux Falls animal control supervisor Julie DeJong says leaving a dog in a parked car even for just 30 minutes while temperatures soar can create a dangerous...
May 31, 2016 - 4:07pm
April 4, 2016
Virus forces temporary closure of Aberdeen's Humane Society
ABERDEEN (AP) — The Aberdeen Area Humane Society has shut down temporarily after some dogs tested positive for parvovirus. The Aberdeen American News reports the canines that tested positive for the potentially fatal disease were among the 20 unvaccinated dogs surrendered to the...
April 4, 2016 - 11:30am
September 8, 2015
Man wants his seized tigers, other exotic animals returned
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The owner of six tigers and four other exotic animals that were seized by the state and were moved from a holding facility to sanctuaries across the country asked a court on Tuesday to order that they be returned. The Ohio Department of Agriculture overstepped...
September 8, 2015 - 10:27pm
September 2, 2015
Ohio sends seized tigers, big cats out of state
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Six tigers and four other exotic animals seized by Ohio officials from their owner in January have been moved from a temporary holding facility to animal sanctuaries in three other states, the Ohio Department of Agriculture said Tuesday. The move began late...
September 2, 2015 - 2:24pm
June 2, 2015 - 10:38am
June 1, 2015
9 states back Utah ruling tossing federal prairie dog rules
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Nine states have stepped into a lawsuit over the Utah prairie dog to support a ruling that animal activists say threatens to undermine the Endangered Species Act. The attorneys general asked an appeals court to uphold a ruling striking down federal protections...
June 1, 2015 - 11:09am
May 18, 2015
Dogs, cats found in back in SUV thriving, being adopted
SPEARFISH (AP) — Three weeks after police found 36 dogs and five cats in the back of an SUV in Spearfish, the animals are thriving and being adopted. KOTA-TV reports Spearfish police officers found the 36 toy-breed dogs and five cats inside the vehicle last month in a Walmart...
May 18, 2015 - 2:52pm
May 6, 2015
How animal flus increase the risk of human pandemics
Several nasty flu strains spread across the Midwest in April. One virus sickened thousands of dogs, shutting down shelters and doggie day care centers throughout Chicago. Another infected more than 100 poultry farms in states including Kansas, Missouri and Iowa, which declared a state...
May 6, 2015 - 3:37pm
April 22, 2015
DENOUDEN: Dazzled by zebras, charmed by finches
I recently got distracted, as I often do, by a news story that flitted across my Facebook feed. It was about zebras running loose in some municipality...
April 22, 2015 - 7:31pm
April 21, 2015
University of South Dakota, FrogWatch USA to host workshop
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota is hosting a workshop to train South Dakota residents to become frog whisperers. The training will teach participants how to recognize different frogs and different frog calls. This knowledge will allow the interested individuals...
April 21, 2015 - 12:57pm
April 15, 2015
Area election roundup: One vote decides Delmont animal ordinance
DELMONT—One vote was the difference in Delmont. The controversial ordinance to tighten the rules on animals in town was held up by voters...
April 15, 2015 - 3:32pm
April 13, 2015
Animal rules on ballot for Delmont
DELMONT — The controversial animal ordinance debate in Delmont is about to be settled. Voters in the small Douglas County town will go to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to keep the rule that would make it illegal to own most animals inside city limits. The vote itself...
April 13, 2015 - 1:29pm
March 18, 2015
Starving sea lion pups inundate Southern California rescue centers
Animal rescue centers in California are being inundated with stranded, starving sea lion pups, raising the possibility that the facilities could...
March 18, 2015 - 2:37pm