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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
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Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
July 9, 2016
GF&P releases details about women injured by bison in June
CUSTER STATE PARK (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says two women injured by bison at Custer State Park in June were treated at hospitals and have been released. The Rapid City Journal reports that one victim is from Hot Springs, while the other is from Maryland. The agency...
July 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 5, 2016
4 people injured this year by bison at Custer State Park
RAPID CITY (AP) — Bison have injured four people in Custer State Park this year, despite warnings that the animals are dangerous and shouldn't be approached, park official say. The attacks have come after a five-year stretch of no such incidents, said Gary Brundige, the park's resource...
July 5, 2016 - 12:19pm
July 4, 2016
1,000-year-old bison skeleton uncovered at Prehistoric Indian Village
What a completely unusual find. Two students found the bones of an ancient bison while digging last week at the Prehistoric Indian Village. The...
July 4, 2016 - 9:10am
July 1, 2016
Custer park officials offer warning after buffalo incidents
CUSTER STATE PARK (AP) — Custer State Park officials are offering another warning to visitors that bison are dangerous and shouldn't be approached. Park rangers responded to two incidents Thursday involving visitors getting perilously close to bison. One of the incidents resulted...
July 1, 2016 - 12:45pm
May 20, 2016
The American Bison memorialized as national icon
Few things symbolize South Dakota and the West better than the American bison. The tough, stoic mammal has played an integral part in the history...
May 20, 2016 - 5:58pm
May 17, 2016
Yellowstone calf taken by tourists euthanized
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. -- A bison calf that tourists at Yellowstone National Park put in their vehicle last week had to be euthanized...
May 17, 2016 - 12:54pm
May 16, 2016
Custer officials repeating safety warnings about buffalo
CUSTER STATE PARK (AP) — Custer State Park officials are repeating warnings about approaching the park's bison after a woman was gored this week when she approached a bull. Visitor services coordinator Craig Puglsey tells KELO television that bison can appear to be docile, but they're...
May 16, 2016 - 12:17pm
May 12, 2016
South Dakota leads in production of bison and sunflowers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota leads the nation in the production of bison and sunflowers. The Agriculture Department says the state topped those commodity classes in 2015 and was second in honey and oats. South Dakota ranked third in the production of flaxseed, alfalfa hay, all...
May 12, 2016 - 11:46am
April 29, 2016
Congress votes to designate bison as national mammal
WASHINGTON (AP) — The bison could soon become the national mammal of the United States. Legislation approved by Congress would elevate the bison's stature to approach that of the bald eagle, long the national emblem. There has not been an official mammal of the United States....
April 29, 2016 - 4:22pm
April 27, 2016
American bison on track to becoming national mammal
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The American bison is well on its way to becoming the country's national mammal. The National Bison Legacy Act, which makes the designation official, was passed Tuesday by the U.S. House of Representatives. The Senate passed an earlier version of the bill in...
April 27, 2016 - 10:31am
April 8, 2016
Year's first bison calf born at Custer State Park
CUSTER (AP) — Calving season has kicked off at Custer State Park in western South Dakota. The first bison calf of the year was born Monday. The state's Game, Fish and Parks Department says most bison calves are born between late April and early May. The calves weigh 40 to 50 pounds...
April 8, 2016 - 11:10am
March 18, 2016
Bison meat: Healthy and 'pretty darn delicious'
A growth in consumer demand and a surge in personal health initiatives are credited for a record-setting year in the bison industry, which is...
March 18, 2016 - 1:13pm
March 5, 2016
Pine Ridge company expanding line of buffalo-meat bars to 16
KYLE (AP) — A company based on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation that makes buffalo-meat-and-cranberry bars is expanding its line of products to 16. Native American Natural Foods, headquartered in the reservation community of Kyle, produces Tanka Bars and other buffalo-based snacks....
March 5, 2016 - 10:57am
October 18, 2015
About 70 Wind Cave bison to be transferred to preserves
WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — Bison from Wind Cave National Park are scheduled to be transferred to preserves in South Dakota and other states to help form new or boost existing herds. The National Park Service says about 70 bison are part of this year's relocation effort....
October 18, 2015 - 3:36pm
September 24, 2015
Cherokee Nation to receive surplus bison for Kenwood ranch
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) — The Cherokee Nation is set to receive a tractor-trailer load of bison to add to the tribe's herd on its 1,000-acre ranch in the unincorporated Kenwood community in northeastern Oklahoma. The tribe is to receive about 50 bison from a national park in...
September 24, 2015 - 11:23am