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House panel tables expansion for historic vehicle eligibility
After silence on Parkland, NRA pushes back against law enforcement, media, gun-control advocates
Chislic is one step from official 'nosh'
California rape suspect knew police were coming. He ran - and brought along cyanide.
Deal reached: State's wineries might get to import 50 percent from outside
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
KFC restaurants in the UK have a problem. They don't have chicken.
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Prep Focus: Versatile Eklund racking up the wins
The greatest goal in US women's hockey history won Team USA the gold
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell named All-Big Ten second team
Crow Creek downs Winner boys
U.S.-Canada play for gold
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
Bessie Melva Boughey
Annette Leontina Link
JoAnn Mavis Thompson (nee Evenson)
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
OPINION: Session is about two-thirds complete
WOSTER: 'Knock off the quads and let them skate'
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
June 16, 2015
City leaders consider mural for Legion building
Mitchell leaders are looking at a chance to make downtown more welcoming. The Mitchell City Council discussed Monday night adding a mural...
June 16, 2015 - 8:37am
June 1, 2015
Sculpture stolen from Sioux Falls exhibition found in park
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A sculpture stolen from an annual exhibition in downtown Sioux Falls has been found in a park. Jeff Hansen with SculptureWalk says the piece titled "Raven" was found by a citizen in Menlo Park on Sunday. It was reported stolen early Saturday from its pedestal...
June 1, 2015 - 10:23am
May 27, 2015
Artist captures Bakken's life, landscape in 25 paintings
More than two dozen paintings that depict life and landscape during different seasons in the heart of North Dakota's oil boom, including workers operating machinery, a train loaded with shale crude and pickup trucks lined up outside a church, will be showcased for the first time next...
May 27, 2015 - 1:31pm
Fate unknown for diversity mosaic in downtown Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls officials are determining the fate of a downtown mosaic celebrating diversity that's falling apart. The Argus Leader reports the colorful 496-foot CommUnity Youth Mosaic is missing tiles and others are stained. It was built in the late 2000s...
May 27, 2015 - 1:14pm
May 14, 2015
With a $180 million Picasso, art market enters a new frontier
When Picasso's "Les Femmes d'Alger (Version O)" set a record on Monday as the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction, it was by a wide margin...
May 14, 2015 - 3:42pm
May 4, 2015
Arts center in Rapid City to unveil 2 Oscar Howe paintings
RAPID CITY (AP) — A performing arts center in Rapid City will be unveiling two paintings from renowned artist Oscar Howe later this month as part of its forthcoming project dedicated to Native American artists. The Performing Arts Center of Rapid City says it's unveiling two...
May 4, 2015 - 3:14pm
April 23, 2015
South Dakota artifact on display at world-renowned museum
PIERRE (AP) — People visiting one of New York City's world-renowned museums can now catch a glimpse of an artifact that belongs to South Dakota's Cultural Heritage Center. South Dakota's Sioux Horse Effigy is being showcased at the Metropolitan Museum of Art as part of an exhibition...
April 23, 2015 - 2:35pm
April 13, 2015
Kennebec time-lapse photographer's new project: 'Trails End'
KENNEBEC (AP) — A farmer who creates time-lapse photos and videos of Western skies calls his latest project "Trails End" because of the number of times he parked his truck and camper at the end of a trail to get away from artificial lights. Randy Halverson, of Kennebec, sells...
April 13, 2015 - 2:14pm
April 6, 2015
Gov. Daugaard names SD's artist laureate; term lasts 4 years
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota now has an ambassador to promote the arts and represent the state's varied artistic traditions. Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Monday named sculptor Dale Lamphere South Dakota's artist laureate.
April 6, 2015 - 4:57pm
April 2, 2015
Rounds Announces South Dakota Photo Contest
WASHINGTON , D.C. Sen. Mike Rounds, R-S.D., has announced that his office is hosting a photo contest. He is seeking photos from across the state that highlight the unique scenery and landscape South Dakota has to offer. The top photo submissions will be featured on Rounds’...
April 2, 2015 - 10:28am
March 30, 2015
Local artist to paint two-story mural on Rapid City theatre
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City organization that promotes economic development has commissioned a local artist to paint a two-story mural depicting the Badlands on a downtown theatre. Destination Rapid City says artist Aaron Pearcy will paint the mural on the Elks Theatre building...
March 30, 2015 - 1:52pm
January 9, 2015
In Japan, budding cooks learn how to make artistic sushi
TOKYO — Ken Kawasumi depicts Mt. Fuji not on canvas but in sushi, by elaborately arranging sliced salmon, mackerel and other ingredients.
January 9, 2015 - 2:48pm
November 18, 2014
New book seeks to credit chief carver of Mount Rushmore
Every year, nearly 3 million people visit South Dakota's most iconic landmark, Mount Rushmore. But the man who gave life to the Black Hills'...
November 18, 2014 - 9:37pm
Reimnitz, Mastel win art awards for Mitchell
GROTON -- Students from Mitchell High School attended the 19th Annual All-Dakota Fine Arts High School Exhibition at the Granary Rural Cultural Center on April 25 near Groton. Mitchell High School received the South Dakota team award. Brittany Reimnitz received a judge's choice...
November 18, 2014 - 8:49pm
New statue at Servicemen's Memorial Cemetery
With a push and a nudge, a new statue was put in place Friday at Servicemen's Memorial Cemetery in northern Mitchell. The statue, which depicts...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm