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Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
S.D. Board of Education to consider new teacher certification process
Wagner man charged with raping 12-year-old girl
Platte’s New Hope to be ready for use by spring
Dakota Wesleyan band director selected for masterclass in London
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Six area teams scheduled for boys basketball shootout in Madison
Tiger men roll past Dordt
Photos from Dakota Wesleyan's doubleheader sweep of Dordt College
Defense carries the day for Tiger women over Dordt
Winner’s Ewing is latest Warrior to join Jackrabbits
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
W.P. "Pete" Olson
Ardith J. Muilenburg
Thomas Ralph Mielke
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
May 27, 2016
'Cow to Cup' 5K fun run set to be held in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — The Department of Agriculture says the "Cow to Cup" 5K is being held in conjunction with Dairy Fest in Brookings. The agency said Thursday that the race will be held June 4 at 8:30 a.m. The entry fee is $30, or $35 for same-day registrants. Proceeds will go to South...
May 27, 2016 - 12:17pm
Mitchell improves on team mark at ESD tournament
BROOKINGS — Mitchell's girls high school golf team continued to show steady improvement, shooting under 400 as a team at the Eastern South Dakota Conference tournament at the Brookings Country Club in Brookings. The Kernels were eighth in the field of eight scoring teams, shooting...
May 27, 2016 - 12:44am
May 25, 2016
Governor's Agricultural Summit coming to Brookings next week
BROOKINGS (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture has scheduled the 2016 South Dakota Governor's Agricultural Summit for next week in Brookings. The gathering on June 2 will feature panel discussions on agricultural policy, the weather's impact on agriculture, water quality and...
May 25, 2016 - 11:52am
May 23, 2016
Food education center getting built at South Dakota State
BROOKINGS (AP) — A food education center that will include small fields, a kitchen and other features is being built at South Dakota State University. The Brookings Register reports the Local Foods Education Center will also have learning space and a high tunnel building, with an...
May 23, 2016 - 12:57pm
May 16, 2016
SDSU working on 3-year contracts for 3 coaches and AD
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota State University is finalizing the first multi-year contracts it has ever been able to offer coaches. The state Board of Regents in March changed a longstanding policy banning multi-year contracts for state employees. The Argus Leader reports the Jackrabbits...
May 16, 2016 - 1:12pm
May 13, 2016
14-year-old girl dies following rollover crash in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — A 14-year-old girl has died following a rollover crash in Brookings. Trinity Kuehn, of Brookings, died Tuesday at a Sioux Falls hospital, where she was taken after crashing the evening of May 3 in rural Brookings. Brookings County Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring...
May 13, 2016 - 3:34pm
Regents approve Master of Engineering degree for 2 schools
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents has approved a new master of engineering degree for its two engineering schools. The degree was approved for South Dakota State University and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Officials say the program focuses on coursework...
May 13, 2016 - 11:44am
May 6, 2016
Next South Dakota State president proud of his Lakota roots
BROOKINGS (AP) — The next president of South Dakota State University will bring with him a rare perspective for the leader of a state institution. Barry Dunn, 62, is an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe and spent more than a quarter of his life living on the reservation....
May 6, 2016 - 6:31pm
May 5, 2016
Mitchell's Patton wins state bowling competition
BROOKINGS — Mitchell's Laurel Patton finished first in her division at the South Dakota State U.S. Bowling Center Women's Tournament, which concluded Sunday at Prairie Lanes in Brookings and was played over four weeks. Patton was the top-finisher in the handicap all-events division,...
May 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
April 18, 2016
Board of Regents names 4 finalists for SDSU presidency
BROOKINGS (AP) — The Board of Regents has named four finalists for the presidency of South Dakota State University. Current President David Chicoine (SHEEK'-wihn) is set to leave the post around July at the latest. He has been president since 2007. He announced in December that...
April 18, 2016 - 12:18pm
April 14, 2016
Jackrabbits introduce Otzelberger as new men's basketball coach
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State on Thursday introduced T.J. Otzelberger, a top assistant at Iowa State, as its new men's basketball...
April 14, 2016 - 5:54pm
April 11, 2016
Governor's Agricultural Summit planned for Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — The seventh annual Governor's Agricultural Summit hosted by the South Dakota Department of Agriculture will be held June 1-2 in Brookings. Interim Agriculture Secretary Dustin Oedekoven says the summit provides an opportunity for stakeholders from all aspects of...
April 11, 2016 - 1:08pm
March 29, 2016
Archery Honors Up for Grabs at 2016 NASP Tournaments
PIERRE — Young people from across South Dakota will show off their archery skills at the 7th annual National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) State Tournaments. To lessen travel time for students, tournaments will be held at four locations — Rapid City, Yankton, Murdo...
March 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
March 1, 2016
Luke Bryan concert to open new SDSU football stadium Sept. 8
BROOKINGS — Country star Luke Bryan will open South Dakota State University's new football stadium in September, it was announced Tuesday.
March 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
South Dakota-based entomologist loses appeal to USDA
BROOKINGS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has rejected an appeal by a federal scientist who said his research was repressed. South Dakota-based entomologist Jonathan Lundgren filed an internal complaint against USDA in 2014, saying he'd been restricted from publishing...
March 1, 2016 - 11:56am