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Martinez homers twice; Tigers sink Twins
Tyndall, Canova, P/G advance at state junior teener tourney
Waddell sets record at sectionals meet
Hutmacher finishes third at Greco-Roman nationals
Guericke commits to D-I Northern Illinois softball team
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Flax oil good for humans, pets
Bee management practices continually changing
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'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
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Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
NOEM: Too many veteran lives lost
OUR VIEW: An open records request
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
South Dakota drought conditions affect pheasant population
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
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board of regents
May 12, 2017
Regents clear path for NSU to proceed with turf surfaces
Northern State University officials received the go-ahead to change the layout for its football and women's soccer teams at the campus in Aberdeen. Northern State's plans call for: • Converting the current practice field for women's soccer, east of Jerde Hall, to a new practice-field...
May 12, 2017 - 12:19pm
April 17, 2017
No longer a regent, Johnson still speaks for board about college application week
PIERRE -- Kathryn Johnson of Hill City recently completed 12 years on the South Dakota Board of Regents, but that hasn’t stopped her from talking...
April 17, 2017 - 2:59pm
April 14, 2017
Regents will consider SDSU trio of projects
A building committee for the state Board of Regents meets by telephone Monday to discuss several projects sought for South Dakota State University...
April 14, 2017 - 5:44pm
March 30, 2017
South Dakota Board of Regents elects new board president
SPEARFISH (AP) — The state Board of Regents has chosen a new president for the panel that oversees South Dakota's public universities. The regents said Wednesday that the new president, Bob Sutton, is succeeding Randy Schaefer, who will remain on the board. Sutton has been a member...
March 30, 2017 - 10:43am
March 22, 2017
South Dakota regents to mull public university tuition hikes
SPEARFISH (AP) — Tuition and fees at South Dakota's six public universities would increase by an average of 2.9 percent next school year under one plan the state Board of Regents is set to consider next week.
March 22, 2017 - 3:22pm
February 10, 2017
Universities might get special budget powers
PIERRE — There is a saying in the halls of the Legislature that almost nothing is truly dead until the lawmakers end their annual session...
February 10, 2017 - 11:20am
January 31, 2017
Regental system pushes for more postsecondary degrees
PIERRE — The South Dakota Board of Regents wants at least 65 percent of state residents between 25 and 34 to have some type of postsecondary degree by 2025. That total has been discussed before, but Randy Schaefer, president of the South Dakota Board of Regents, said it's now...
January 31, 2017 - 1:53pm
December 24, 2016
Northern State University science building approved
ABERDEEN (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents has approved a new science building at Northern State University, along with an option that requires fundraising by the school to foot the whole bill. The university has received a $15 million anonymous donation toward the project...
December 24, 2016 - 10:32am
December 17, 2016
Decline of in-state public college students worries regents
VERMILLION (AP) — The state Board of Regents is concerned about the future of higher education and unfilled jobs because more South Dakota residents are foregoing college after graduating high school. Executive Director Mike Rush said the state needs to make an effort to recruit...
December 17, 2016 - 10:14am
September 21, 2016
With high school graduates stagnant, fall enrollments flat at state universities and public technical institutes
PIERRE — The numbers of high school graduates have stayed flat for the past 10 years in South Dakota and that trend is shown again this fall in flat enrollments at the six state universities and the four public technical institutes. The state Board of Regents, whose members...
September 21, 2016 - 5:15pm
August 1, 2016
Regents face big changes in university enrollments
PIERRE — The state Board of Regents whose members govern South Dakota's public universities plan significant discussions this week about balancing the system's long-term finances and enrollments trends. The six universities as a whole have increasingly turned to non-resident...
August 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
July 8, 2016
Northern State undecided on alcohol sales at special events
ABERDEEN (AP) — Northern State University has no immediate plans to take advantage of new rules allowing beer and wine sales at public universities. The state Board of Regents approved rules this month governing the sale of beer and wine at special events. Northern spokeswoman Veronica...
July 8, 2016 - 8:49am
July 7, 2016
Campus alcohol sales met with policy change by Board of Regents
SIOUX FALLS — South Dakota State University senior Jenna Croymans may currently be studying abroad in Ireland, but even from across the ocean one of South Dakota’s newest laws will impact her once she returns to the states. As of July 1, alcohol can now be sold on South Dakota’s...
July 7, 2016 - 9:10am
July 1, 2016
Board of Regents approves request on arts degree programs
MADISON (AP) — The state Board of Regents has approved a request to move three arts degree programs at Black Hills State University to the bachelor of fine arts designation. The university will now award BFA degrees in studio art, graphic design and photography. Black Hills State...
July 1, 2016 - 11:48am
June 30, 2016
Regents give final OK to beer and wine sales at games, other events on university campuses
MADISON – Beer and wine can be sold at state university events including athletic competitions starting Friday, July 1, when a new South Dakota law takes effect. The state Board of Regents, whose members govern the universities, adopted a final policy Thursday authorizing beer...
June 30, 2016 - 1:43pm