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Area Halloween events scheduled
Ventriloquist brings 'talking dog' to Pepsi-Cola Theatre
Fort Thompson woman accused of stealing funds meant to help tribal members
Canton man sentenced for selling stolen items on eBay
Trial begins for man accused of killing infant son
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Gold rush: No. 1 Kernels cruise into semifinals
Area volleyball roundup: Rustlers rally for five-set win at Platte-Geddes
Photos from the Kernels 79-22 win over Sturgis in 11AA playoffs
Tigers win season opener in Colorado
New faces abound for DWU men
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ruth E. Baker
Mary Jo Wittstruck
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
December 20, 2013
Wind Cave officials concerned about bison crash deaths
So far this year, 14 buffalo killed; average is three.
December 20, 2013 - 2:28pm
August 15, 2013
Wind Cave to celebrate its relationship with bison
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Wind Cave National Park is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its relationship with the American bison — an animal that some say saved the southwestern South Dakota park. The last of the bison native to the area was killed in 1881, more than two decades...
August 15, 2013 - 8:38pm
June 25, 2013
In Badlands, tribe helps buffalo make comeback
BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK -- Buffalo stroll undisturbed, pausing occasionally to wallow in the grass and caked dirt, while prairie dogs yip intermittently...
June 25, 2013 - 8:01am
December 14, 2012
Ranchers, businessman settle wayward bison suit
December 14, 2012 - 12:35pm
November 30, 2012
ND, SD governors bet over NDSU-SDSU football game
PIERRE (AP) -- The governors of North Dakota and South Dakota are making a friendly wager over this weekend's South Dakota State University-North Dakota State University football match-up. South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard earlier this month lost a wager to North Dakota Gov. Jack...
November 30, 2012 - 1:44pm
November 26, 2012
NDSU, SDSU to meet in 2nd round of FCS playoffs
BROOKINGS (AP) -- It's Round 2 times two for South Dakota State. The first Football Championship Subdivision postseason win in school history -- a 58-10 blowout of Eastern Illinois on Saturday -- has set up a date with No. 1-ranked North Dakota State in Fargo, N.D., the second in...
November 26, 2012 - 11:39am
November 12, 2012
First National Bison Day celebrated
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- Giant, shaggy and dangerous, bison are the bad boys of the grasslands. Bulls can weigh up to 2,000 pounds. They injure more visitors to Yellowstone National Park than any other animal. These hulking creatures represent a time, hundreds of years ago, when American...
November 12, 2012 - 11:30am
NDSU fans latch on to USD ticket promotion
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A number of North Dakota State University football fans have tickets to a game between Colgate and South Dakota, thanks to an unusual two-game ticket promotion. USD officials are worried that NDSU fans could fill up Howard Wood Stadium in Sioux Falls for a Coyotes-Bison...
July 12, 2012 - 8:04am
June 6, 2012
OUR VIEW: Give the bison its due, name it national mammal
A "national mammal" for the United States? We like the idea, and if some lawmakers from western states get their way, the American bison could...
June 6, 2012 - 3:29am
February 25, 2012
SD lawmakers say no to buffalo mascot bill
PIERRE -- The buffalo bill was shot down Friday morning at the Legislature. No one testified against it, but the House of Representatives committee on state affairs, nonetheless, set aside legislation that would have designated the American bison as South Dakota's state mascot. ...
February 25, 2012 - 9:01am
February 8, 2012
OUR VIEW: It's the bison's time to shine
Legislators take a lot of heat about seemingly insignificant bills -- the ones that establish state desserts, propose changes to the state flag,...
February 8, 2012 - 5:48am
February 3, 2012
Bison on way to becoming official South Dakota mascot
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota has a state bread, state soil, state sport and even state grass. Soon, it could also have a state mascot in the bison. Republican Sen. Tom Nelson of Lead is sponsoring a bill that aims to elevate the bison's status. The bill does not strip coyotes of their...
February 3, 2012 - 2:23pm
January 13, 2012
Dispute settled, Cheyenne River tribe won't lose buffalo herd
RAPID CITY (AP) -- The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe in South Dakota has settled a $1 million dispute with a rancher and will keep its herd of 600 buffalo. Clint Amiotte in 2009 accused the tribal subsidiary Pte Hca Ka Inc. of not paying him for 308 buffalo that were butchered and processed....
January 13, 2012 - 2:31pm
November 25, 2011
Dakota Dunes family finds bison bones in backyard
DAKOTA DUNES (AP) -- A Dakota Dunes family forced to evacuate their home during this summer's flooding has found a surprise in their backyard: bison bones. Robert Hwang tells the media that his backyard backs right up to the Missouri River. Hwang was fishing recently when he looked...
November 25, 2011 - 2:19pm
November 18, 2011
Ancient bison skulls unearthed by flood show evolution story
PIERRE (AP) -- More than 100 bison skulls unearthed by the 2011 Missouri River flood are giving scientists more information about how the modern...
November 18, 2011 - 4:18pm