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Public wants Tripp-Delmont schools to stay
DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Athlete of the week: Kortan, Bon Homme hope to make noise in Class 9AA
Inaugural Kernel Bowl dubbed a success
Dakota State win adds fuel to football rivalry with Dakota Wesleyan
MCS volleyball faces season's challenge with youth
Kernel cheer and dance teams pumped for season
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
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
July 18, 2014
Global study: 2013 among hottest years
By Brian K. Sullivan BOSTON — Last year was one of the world’s 10 hottest in records going back to the 19th century as concentrations of climate-changing greenhouses gases rose, a study showed. Four international agencies reported the global average temperature was 0.36...
July 18, 2014 - 1:09pm
July 1, 2014
Study: Dramatic drop in crop yields predicted in Northern Plains
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The agricultural industry in the Midwest is valued at over $135 billion a year, but the economic engine of the Northern Plains is facing increased risks with increased temperatures. Matt Lewis with the Risky Business Project, says his organization's new analysis...
July 1, 2014 - 10:51pm
June 30, 2014
THOMAS: Can’t deny climate change deniers
People who refuse to drink the Kool-Aid known as global warming-climate change are not just “deniers”; we are guilty of a “nihilistic refusal”...
June 30, 2014 - 5:14pm
June 29, 2014
SD climate outlooks favor cooler-than-average July
BROOKINGS — NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center June 19 Outlook states a 70 percent likelihood of El Nino development sometime during the months of July, August and September, which could be good news for those in the region who have been experiencing fl ooding from extreme events...
June 29, 2014 - 11:27pm
June 26, 2014
GUEBERT: Betting against climate change
According to 2013 data compiled by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, you and I owe our very existence to water. After all, 92 percent...
June 26, 2014 - 10:55pm
June 15, 2014
OPINION: Cutting CO2 emissions the right thing to do
Earlier this month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed new rules that will force South Dakota utilities to decrease their total carbon dioxide emissions by 35 percent by 2030. Fifteen years, 35 percent. Certainly, this is something that can be done — for...
June 15, 2014 - 8:38am
June 10, 2014
EPA promotes global warming proposal to governors
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The head of the Environmental Protection Agency promoted proposed clean power plant rules to Western governors Tuesday, framing the plan as a way to deal with destructive wildfires and floods that have ravaged the region in recent years. "There...
June 10, 2014 - 12:26pm
June 3, 2014
US green groups call EPA's proposed carbon cuts ‘excellent opening bid’
Four-month-long public comment period under way.
June 3, 2014 - 7:07am
May 16, 2014
LETTER: God ultimate controller of climate change
To the Editor: Genesis 8:33 "While the Earth remaineth, seed-time and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter and day and night, shall not cease." This is a very merciful promise that God said in his heart, to the inhabitants of the Earth, immediately after the flood...
May 16, 2014 - 8:56pm
May 11, 2014
Songbird species getting pushed north into Canada
By Dirk Lammers SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Baird's sparrow, a small songbird that spends its summers in a mostly Canadian swath that dips into grassland prairies in North Dakota, Montana and far northern South Dakota, could be opting for sole Canadian residency in the coming decades. Climate...
May 11, 2014 - 11:23pm
May 7, 2014
Climate study shows coming changes bad for Southern Plains, maybe good for Northern Plains
Digging into the Obama administration's recently released National Climate Assessment for the Great Plains reveals both near-apocalyptic news for the Southern Plains — and some actual benefits to the Northern Plains. The report notes that the coming years will continue the...
May 7, 2014 - 6:28pm
Experts: Climate change sparks severe weather
Findings may aid Obama’s energy and environmental agenda.
May 7, 2014 - 7:48am
April 21, 2014
THOMAS: Chicken Little style ‘science’
The cult centered on “global warming” alarmism is getting hot under the collar. People seem to have stopped paying attention and polls show “climate ” barely registers on a list of voters’ concerns. This can only mean, as losing politicians like to say, that their message...
April 21, 2014 - 9:54pm
April 9, 2014
GUEBERT: Climate change an ag game-changer
The March 31 front page of almost every daily newspaper in the world featured dire headlines for a story made public the night before by the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change "Climate change already affecting food supply," announced The Guardian in England....
April 9, 2014 - 11:02pm
January 10, 2014
Experts say Americans are becoming weather wimps
Cold snaps have become more infrequent. Between 1970 and 1989, a dozen such events occurred, but there were only two in the 1990s and then none until Monday.
January 10, 2014 - 6:01am