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Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
Irene Marie Ryan
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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 18, 2014
Propane crisis on Dakotas reservation eases
By Blake Nicholson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A propane crisis on the Standing Rock Reservation in the Dakotas is easing thanks to warmer weather and a drop in the price of the fuel, as well as federal assistance and a charitable donation, the tribe's leader said. "We've been...
February 18, 2014 - 11:49am
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 30, 2014
Potential reservation gas crisis appears to ease
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Warmer weather has apparently helped ease a potential propane crisis on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the Dakotas. With propane gas in short supply and increasingly expensive, the tribe this week set up shelters in two communities for people...
January 30, 2014 - 1:45pm
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