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Meet David Meade, the 'Christian numerologist' whose biblical doomsday claim has some nervously eyeing Sept. 23
Trump announces new economic sanctions on North Korea over nuclear program
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Pierre couple killed in interstate crash
Scotland school's building project ahead of schedule
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
FANTASY FORECAST: Are Siemian, Hunt for real?
Severe weather threat moves Mitchell homecoming football game time
Fighting Cougars off to steady start
Schoenfelder contributing on both sides for Kernels
Prep Focus: Person leads Cougars with team approach
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Larry R. Reimnitz
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
September 23, 2014
Fall frost: Upper Midwest, Canada hit with cold snap
Farmers in the Upper Midwest and on the Canadian prairies hoped fall’s first frost would come late this year. Those hopes were dashed by a mid-September frost that ranged from eastern Minnesota to central Montana and from South Dakota into Canada. The full extent of damage...
September 23, 2014 - 2:03pm
September 18, 2014
Recent low temps during soybean maturity not a good for 2014 crop
BROOKINGS — Low temperatures this week can have a negative impact on 2014 soybean yields said David Karki, Ph.D., SDSU Extension Agronomy Field Specialist. "Ultimately, the impact these low temperatures will have on the soybean crop in the areas impacted can be broadly divided...
September 18, 2014 - 10:17am
September 11, 2014
Snow in the forecast for parts of western SD
RAPID CITY (AP) — The strong system bringing to South Dakota its first winter storm of the season could dump up to 7 inches of snow in some areas on the western side of the state. The National Weather Service says rain will transition to snow early Thursday across the Black...
September 11, 2014 - 10:30am
September 10, 2014
Crop expert says cold temps could hurt soybeans
BROOKINGS (AP) — A crop expert says the cold overnight lows in the forecast this week could hurt some of South Dakota's soybean harvest. Agronomy field specialist David Karki with South Dakota Extension says freezing temperatures can cause up to a 5 to 15 percent yield loss...
September 10, 2014 - 7:10am
May 6, 2014
Hypothermia ruled cause of Sioux reservation death in ND
By Black Nicholson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An autopsy has concluded that a woman found dead in an unheated home during a propane shortage on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in the Dakotas froze to death. The body of Debbie Dogskin, 61, was found Feb. 4 in a Fort Yates...
May 6, 2014 - 5:12pm
April 15, 2014
Sioux Falls and Aberdeen see record-cold temps
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Record cold gripped parts of South Dakota early Tuesday. The National Weather Service reports that both Sioux Falls and Aberdeen set record-low temperatures for April 15. The temperature dropped to 11 degrees in Sioux Falls, breaking the city's 1962 record...
April 15, 2014 - 2:31pm
March 4, 2014
WOSTER: Cold, with a chance of silly
One thing about the wacky winter weather this year: a whole bunch of broadcast news reporters have been captured on camera standing out in the snow, wind and cold telling their viewers that snow is falling, the wind is blowing and it's cold out.
March 4, 2014 - 4:51pm
March 3, 2014
Weekend cold breaks records across the Dakotas
By Blake Nicholson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The latest blast of frigid Arctic air to blanket the Dakotas soon will give way to warmer Pacific air, but it will leave behind a legacy of shattered cold-weather records across the two states. The North Dakota cities of Grand Forks,...
March 3, 2014 - 9:47am
In like a lion: March begins with more snow, cold
Mitchell records 24.7 inches of snow this winter.
March 3, 2014 - 6:31am
February 25, 2014
Up to 4.5 inches falls; cold on way
With 3 to 4 inches falling in the region, snow caused treacherous driving conditions Monday in south-central South Dakota. Today, expect cold...
February 25, 2014 - 6:25am
February 24, 2014
Dakotas seeing dangerous cold and some snow
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dangerous cold is blanketing the Dakotas once again. The National Weather Service says wind chills early Monday in North Dakota were in the minus 20s and 30s. And they were expected to drop that low in northeast and central South Dakota overnight Monday into...
February 24, 2014 - 7:50am
February 19, 2014
Cold and hot, but a record it's not
This winter's run of extreme cold and this week's warm-up have been memorable, but not historic. Tuesday's high of 54 degrees in Mitchell was...
February 19, 2014 - 10:42pm
February 11, 2014
State makes more heating assistance available
PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard recently announced his plan to assist South Dakota households during the current national propane shortage. The South Dakota Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) is offering one-time assistance to help low-income households with critical...
February 11, 2014 - 7:13am
February 5, 2014
Standing Rock woman dies with no propane to heat home
FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) — A woman with no propane to heat her mobile home has been found dead on an American Indian reservation in the Dakotas, as people around the country struggle to stay warm this winter due to a lack of affordable fuel. Debbie Dogskin's body was discovered...
February 5, 2014 - 11:03am
January 23, 2014
Bitter cold temps hang on as Northeast digs out from snow
By Victoria Cavaliere and Barbara Goldberg Residents of the northeastern United States on Wednesday dug out from a deadly winter storm that dumped more than 15 inches of snow in some places, with frigid temperatures forcing school closings and extensive flight delays and cancellations. At...
January 23, 2014 - 6:52am