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"Meet the Creator" and closing reception at Dakota Discovery Museum
Vegetation management planned on Missouri River sandbars
Man arrested after two crashes, injuring passenger
Platte-Geddes using grants to enhance ag, welding programs
Scotland city council limits timeframe for fireworks
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
March 29, 2016
OPINION: Be concerned about climate change, but try not to go Chicken Little
Some years back, when the term "global warming'' was just beginning to be thrown about, I reported on a meeting about climate change and the...
March 29, 2016 - 5:47pm
February 6, 2016
LETTER: Earth can't afford Cruz or Trump in office
To the Editor: The U.S. can't afford to elect Ted Cruz or Donald Trump and continue to fight the whole world on global warming. Just recently:...
February 6, 2016 - 10:03am
December 17, 2015
OPINION: Nuclear energy needed to pair with renewables
Experts from ExxonMobil recently told the Washington Post that average global temperatures are likely to rise by 5 degrees Celsius (if not more)...
December 17, 2015 - 7:56pm
December 15, 2015
Addressing climate change in agriculture
As the climate changes, so will agriculture. How exactly? That's what several experts examined Tuesday during a Climate and Agriculture Workshop...
December 15, 2015 - 8:10pm
October 29, 2015
$4.2M grant to be used to study climate change
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The National Science Foundation has awarded a $4.2 million grant to research how climate change affects river systems in the U.S. and Mongolia. Half of the money from the five-year grant will support work at the University of Kansas, where ecology and...
October 29, 2015 - 9:24pm
October 28, 2015
SD congressional delegation fights Clean Power Plan
The South Dakota congressional delegation is lining up in opposition to the recently finalized Clean Power Plan. The Clean Power Plan is President Barack Obama's collaborative effort with the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce carbon pollution in the United States by about...
October 28, 2015 - 5:24pm
September 11, 2015
Scientists confirm there's enough fossil fuel on Earth to entirely melt Antarctica
The frozen continent at the bottom of the world has been the subject of increasing concern as rising temperatures cause more ice to melt every year. This is worrying because the massive amount of ice contained in the Antarctic ice sheet has the potential to cause global sea levels...
September 11, 2015 - 2:53pm
August 30, 2015
Earth is on track to lose an India-sized chunk of its tropical forests by mid-century
Tropical forests face a lot of threats, particularly from the logging and agriculture industries. Their continued disappearance from the face of the Earth is therefore no great news — but new research suggests that they may be disappearing even faster than we thought. And that could...
August 30, 2015 - 12:20pm
August 27, 2015
Ice-deprived walruses are again huddled on the Alaskan coast
Only days before President Obama travels to the Alaskan Arctic on Monday to focus attention on climate change, one of the effects of global warming is again apparent: Hordes of walruses are scrambling onto the Alaskan shoreline, because the Chukchi Sea ice floes where they would normally...
August 27, 2015 - 3:19pm
August 9, 2015
Forest Service says most of its budget could go to fighting wildfires by 2025
As 14 large fires rage across California, the U.S. Forest Service is sounding an alarm about the exploding cost of protecting people and property from a growing wildfire threat. In a report to be released Wednesday, the agency says that while it spent 16 percent of its total budget...
August 9, 2015 - 10:25pm
August 7, 2015
From the Mississippi to the Ganges, river deltas are in major trouble
A river delta is, by definition, a place in flux — coastal land naturally sinks, and is naturally rebuilt by the flow of a vast river that...
August 7, 2015 - 3:19pm
August 5, 2015
WITH VIDEO: Obama unveils tougher climate change plan
Solar and wind energy in the United States is likely to have a secure future thanks to President Barack Obama's plan to cut carbon emissions...
August 5, 2015 - 10:07am
VIDEO: Obama's climate change plan shows U.S. can change world
August 5, 2015 - 10:02am
June 30, 2015
VIDEO: Robert Redford calls for global action on climate change
June 30, 2015 - 5:43pm
June 29, 2015
OPINION: Climate change will displace millions; Let them move to countries that caused the problem
Toward the end of this century, if current trends are not reversed, large parts of Bangladesh, the Philippines, Indonesia, Pakistan, Egypt and Vietnam, among other countries, will be under water. Some small island nations, such as Kiribati and the Marshall Islands, will be close to...
June 29, 2015 - 10:58am