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U.S.-Israeli teen arrested in Israel for Jewish center bomb threats
Bob Dylan says 'not yearning' for good old days
German gummy bear maker Haribo plans to produce candy in U.S.
Top Senate Democrat vows to dig in heels on Gorsuch nomination
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
From off-the-radar season, Huskies move into Class B crosshairs
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Dual championships may return to state wrestling meet
Q&A: Mock reflects on time with Kernel basketball
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
Richard "Dick" Lyons
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
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
December 22, 2016
A woman offered to pay for all adoptions at an animal shelter. People took her up on it - and then some.
When Sacramento real estate agent Kim Pacini-Hauch visited Gina Knepp, the director of that city's Front Street Animal Shelter, she had no inkling...
December 22, 2016 - 11:26am
December 21, 2016
Dozens of neglected animals seized
CREIGHTON (AP) — Dozens of dogs, cats and rabbits have been taken from a home in Pennington County because of neglect. Sheriff's officials say deputies, acting on a tip, served a search warrant at a house in Creighton, north of Wall, on Monday and found the animals. Most are in...
December 21, 2016 - 10:48am
December 14, 2016
Tiger seized in Ohio animal crackdown euthanized in Colorado
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — One of six tigers seized nearly two years ago in a crackdown on exotic animal owners in Ohio has been euthanized just months after it was found in poor health and removed from a South Dakota sanctuary. The tiger seized from a roadside sanctuary near Toledo...
December 14, 2016 - 10:54am
December 8, 2016
'Silent extinction': Giraffes listed as a vulnerable species after 30-year population plunge
The stately 18-foot-tall giraffe is among the animals ecologists call "charismatic megafauna," the name for critters that elicit squeals of delight...
December 8, 2016 - 12:43pm