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A Carnival cruise in the South Pacific descended into a violent mess
Trump administration assault on bipartisan immigration plan ensured its demise
Pain turns political in Parkland after school shootings
Outside NRA Headquarters, hundreds gather in vigil and protest
McMaster says evidence of Russian meddling is 'now really incontrovertible'
Deere & Co. raises sales forecast amid signs of farm recovery
Gun sales are down, so why did gun stocks just go up?
Rural banker survey suggests economic outlook improving
No more cheeseburgers: McDonald's announces 'healthy' changes to its Happy Meal
Sioux Falls officials defend boozy cupcake business
place a business brief
Discussion about Winner school's agriscience center put on hold again
AgweekTV: Consumer Trust Workshop
AgweekTV: Consumer Trust Workshop
Legislation would exempt livestock producers from emissions reporting
An Ore. woman was infected with rare eye worms, possibly while walking near cattle
All-star appearance shows Karl-Anthony Towns getting some respect
Saturday’s area region wrestling results and state qualifiers
What is THAT? Twins closer Fernando Rodney and his magic changeup
Red Stripe opens its pockets and comes to the rescue for Jamaica bobsledders
After marathon 11-round shootout, Wild fall to Ducks
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Cecilia Mary Vander Heiden
Jacqueline "Jackie" Brink
Cecilia Mary (Kaus) Vander Heiden
Jacqueline "Jackie" Brink
Comparing electric costs
LETTER: Be patriotic, don't name-call
LETTER: So much wrong with abortion
LETTER: No economic boon for Tripp
OPINION: Senator objected to honoring television's Angela Kennecke
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Wiltz: The foxes I have known
Pheasant Country holds annual habitat education banquet
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
December 27, 2014
Parts of South Dakota in for snow, bitter cold
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Parts of South Dakota could see a couple of inches of snow before bitter cold sets in. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the southeastern part of the state for late Friday into early Saturday, with snow likely in the region. Forecasters...
December 27, 2014 - 4:20pm
November 18, 2014
Cold temps return to region, will hang on all week
Here comes winter. After a mild fall, Midwesterners can expect a blast of cold temperatures this week that will likely last for a while.
November 18, 2014 - 1:11pm
Snow buries parts of Rockies, Upper Midwest
People in the Upper Midwest and Rockies woke up to frigid temperatures Tuesday, with heavy snow blanketing some areas. Other parts of the country are expecting a dose of the icy weather later this week from a powerful storm that hit Alaska with hurricane-force winds over the weekend. According...
November 18, 2014 - 1:10pm
November 12, 2014
Sioux Falls gives out energy efficiency kits
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The city of Sioux Falls is giving away kits to help low-income households reduce their heating and electricity bills as temperatures drop in the area. The Argus Leader reports the city expects the free kits to help families save about $100 a year in utility...
November 12, 2014 - 11:24am
November 11, 2014
Parts of Dakotas experience subzero wind chills
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Parts of the Dakotas experienced subzero wind chills a day after heavy snowfall in parts of the two states. Wind chills in the western Dakotas early Tuesday were mostly in the teens below zero, and in the low 20s below zero in Dickinson. High temperatures...
November 11, 2014 - 3:59pm
Blast of winter hits
By James Nord PIERRE — A blast of wintry weather blew into parts of the Rockies and Upper Midwest on Monday, bringing a foot of snow in...
November 11, 2014 - 7:16am
November 10, 2014
Alaska storm sets cold spell on swath of US
JUNEAU 9AP) — A massive storm fueled by the remnants of Typhoon Nuri did not do much damage in Alaska’s sparsely populated Aleutian Islands, but forecasters say it’s anchoring a system that will push a frigid blast of air into the mainland United States and send temperatures...
November 10, 2014 - 7:03am
Snow, cold, gusty winds push through the Dakotas
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Parts of the Dakotas are seeing the first major snowfall of the winter, as a system pushed in by the remnants of Typhoon Nuri makes its way through the region. As much as 4 inches of snow fell throughout southern North Dakota on Sunday.
November 10, 2014 - 6:37am
October 6, 2014
Freeze could end growing season for immature crops
By David Pitt DES MOINES, Iowa — A freeze could stop the growing season in the upper Midwest as far south as Nebraska and Iowa, leaving farmers in a diffi cult situation because much of the region’s corn and soybean fields are not quite ready for harvest. The area of most...
October 6, 2014 - 8:06am
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