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Governor proclaims today Larry Holland Day in honor of longtime educator
Trump says 'major, major' conflict with N.Korea possible, but seeks diplomacy
HOMEGROWN HOLLYWOOD: Anxiously, sweatily living my dream
Tripp-Delmont residents ready for vote following final opt-out meeting
MS. SIMPLICITY: Organizing the most important papers in life
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
Cool temperatures could delay planting
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
South Dakota US senators praise Perdue as ag secretary
List of first-round NFL draft picks: The top 32
UPDATE: Browns take pass rusher at No. 1 in NFL draft, Bears pull surprise at No. 2 with QB pick
Tigers drop a pair against Morningside College
Area track roundup: Jaguars sweep Great Plains Conference meet
New Kernel coach likes proposed Sweet 16
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Carol Ann (Altwicker) Heath
Evelyn P. Hjelm
Ruth G. Dankey
Teresa Marie Potter
Robert A. Aulner
LETTER: Public Service Recognition week is coming up
LETTER: Slyter for SDRS board
LETTER: Let's protect our water
LETTER: Save our water: Uranium mining doesn't make economic sense
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
April 15, 2017
Ants march into battle and rescue their wounded comrades
WASHINGTON - Much like human soldiers in combat, members of a large, black, termite-eating ant species found in sub-Saharan Africa march in formation...
April 15, 2017 - 7:00am
March 31, 2017
Pig that fell from truck en route to slaughter is spared
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A pig that survived falling out of a truck on Interstate 90 in South Dakota just a few miles from a hog processing facility is now being spared from slaughter. The Argus Leader reports that SoulSpace Farm Sanctuary in New Richmond, Wisconsin, is adopting Wally...
March 31, 2017 - 12:46pm
March 30, 2017
Indonesian man found dead after being swallowed by python
JAKARTA - An Indonesian farmer has been found dead inside a 23-foot python after being reported missing on his failure to return home from work...
March 30, 2017 - 4:14pm
March 28, 2017
'Dr. Doolittle' helps amputated animals walk again
From a miniature pony to goats, dogs and other animals, Derrick Campana fashions prosthetics that use non-invasive techniques that can help them...
March 28, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 21, 2017
Labrador retriever still top dog in U.S.
NEW YORK - The friendly, and often clumsy, Labrador retriever has retained its long held title as the most popular dog breed in the United States,...
March 21, 2017 - 2:23pm
March 18, 2017
To aid ferrets, vaccine treats planned for prairie dogs
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Feeding peanut butter kibbles to millions of prairie dogs — by flinging the treats from four-wheelers and dropping them from drones — could be the next big thing to help a spunky little weasel that almost went extinct. Slinky with a robber-like black...
March 18, 2017 - 10:47am
March 7, 2017
Veterinarians remove 915 coins from sea turtle
BANGKOK - Thai veterinarians on Monday removed 915 coins from a 25-year-old sea turtle which had been swallowing items thrown into her pool for...
March 7, 2017 - 2:19pm
White rhino shot dead in French zoo, horn sawn off
PARIS -- Poachers broke into a French zoo, shot dead a rare white rhinoceros and sawed off its horn in what is believed to be the first time...
March 7, 2017 - 9:56am
February 19, 2017
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
PLATTE — Llamas and rabbits and yaks, oh my. The 52nd annual "One of a Kind Sale" was held at the Platte Livestock Market on Saturday,...
February 19, 2017 - 4:42pm
February 15, 2017
France trains eagles to down drones
The French Air Force is training eagles from a young age to bring down remote-controlled drones when they enter no-go urban airspace. Golden...
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 1, 2017
Sanctuary in South Dakota surrenders 520 wild horses
LANTRY (AP) — The fate of wild horses at a troubled sanctuary in north-central South Dakota has been resolved. A settlement will allow the embattled nonprofit organization to keep 20 horses with 520 others transferred to a new owner and put up for adoption, the Rapid City Journal...
February 1, 2017 - 12:18pm
January 29, 2017
Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs low
SYDNEY—An Australian zookeeper on Tuesday, Jan. 24, urged people to catch and donate deadly funnel-web spiders, to help replenish stocks...
January 29, 2017 - 8:00am
January 24, 2017
In a first, Alaska divorce courts will now treat pets more like children
Divorces can be messy. Leaving aside the very raw emotions involved, there is the matter of splitting property. Who gets the house? Who gets the couch? Who gets the dog?
January 24, 2017 - 11:38am
January 19, 2017
One problem with shutting down the circus: Where will the animals go?
When Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey folds its circus tents in May, about 400 people will be out of a job. So will dozens of animals....
January 19, 2017 - 1:44pm
January 2, 2017
Kennel owner charged, 75 animals seized
RAPID CITY (AP) — A South Dakota kennel owner is charged with 37 counts of mistreating animals. Sheriff's deputies were sent Janell Gibson's property in Pennington County earlier this month. Deputy Cory Dressler wrote in a report that the smell inside a barn on the property near...
January 2, 2017 - 4:38pm