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State board distributes tens of millions to help communities on utility projects
North Sioux City student wins national geographic state bee
2nd western Minnesota turkey farm hit by bird flu outbreak
South Dakota jury finds hospital not liable for 'KKK' scars
State prison inmate dies in hospital after 'lengthy illness'
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
Selland is Republic's girls basketball player of year
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Jackrabbit softball team sweeps Tigers
Mitchell Skating Academy hosting exhibition show
A universal fear explored in this picture book for preschoolers
New Bear Grylls survival show to air
'Lights, Camera, Action'
Eat better, feel better
The power of patience- Man reflects on wife's dementia diagnosis
Edna Whittington Royston
Kevin D. Stirling
OUR VIEW: Sheriff's office working hard to find Cyriacks
KLUMB: Why I voted for highway funding bill
WOSTER: Rain, rain: 'Don't be gone forever'
LETTER: SD budget is shortsighted
COLUMN: SD legislators should be proud of this session
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
Diaz sentenced to 80 years in prison for murder, kidnapping
April 17, 2014
Applications now taken for Miss SD Outstanding Teen
HOT SPRINGS — Applications are being accepted for at-large contestants for the Miss South Dakota’s Outstanding Teen Pageant, which will be held June 20 in Hot Springs. The teen pageant will be held in conjunction with the weeklong pageant activities in Hot Springs, which include...
life / entertainment
April 17, 2014 - 12:46pm
September 13, 2013
Big Miss America moment arrives for Mitchell's Dee
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- The stage is set. Literally. After nearly two weeks of appearances, rehearsals and preliminary competitions in preparation for the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, N.J., Miss South Dakota Tessa Dee, of Mitchell, said it's been a whirlwind. Preliminary...
September 13, 2013 - 7:07pm
Dee not named STEM winner
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- The Miss America Organization announced the STEM scholarship winners Thursday for this year's Miss America contestants. Miss South Dakota Tessa Dee, of Mitchell, who was named last week as one of five finalists for the first-ever scholarship, was not one of...
September 13, 2013 - 5:36am
September 12, 2013
PHOTOS: Mitchell's Tessa Dee competes in Miss America preliminaries
September 12, 2013 - 2:37pm
September 11, 2013
Stickney woman wins fifth rodeo crown
Like Hank Williams Jr. sang, some things are a family tradition. For the women in Nicole Boomsma's family, it's rodeo queening. The 23-year-old Stickney native recently took home her fifth crown when she was named Miss Faith Stock Show and Rodeo Queen in August. "It's such an honor...
September 11, 2013 - 7:46pm
PHOTOS: Miss South Dakota Tessa Dee competes
The Miss America pageant is underway in Atlantic City, N.J.
September 11, 2013 - 9:54am
September 10, 2013
Idaho woman crowned Miss Indian Nations
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A 25-year-old Idaho State University student is the new Miss Indian Nations. Alexandria Alvarez, of Fort Hall, Idaho, was crowned over the weekend during the United Tribes International Powwow, which draws thousands of people each year to the North Dakota...
September 10, 2013 - 7:41am
September 8, 2013
New Miss Indian Nations being crowned in Bismarck
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A new Miss Indian Nations is being crowned at the United Tribes International Powwow in Bismarck. The scholarship pageant is open to all Native American women who are at least one-fourth Indian and are between the ages of 18 and 26. The winner serves as an ambassador...
September 8, 2013 - 11:30pm
September 3, 2013
Atlantic City welcomes Miss America contestants, including Mitchell's Dee
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- The Miss America pageant is back in the city where it began, six years after spurning the city for Las Vegas. The pageant held a welcoming ceremony in Atlantic City on Tuesday for the 53 contestants, one from each state plus the District of Columbia, Puerto...
news / nation
September 3, 2013 - 10:26pm