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Speaker: Acknowledge racism exists
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
Wagner community to recognize local National Guard unit
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
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
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Mitchell finding ways to pressure opposing quarterbacks
Pooley striving for ESD title
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell readies for freshman season
Miller to serve in mentor role for Nuggets
DWU soccer teams fall to Northwestern College
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
March 27, 2015
Daktronics to build 18 LED displays for new Vikings stadium
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota-based Daktronics has been chosen to design and build 18 high-definition video displays for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium. The Minneapolis Sports Facilities Authority told the Brookings-based company Friday it got the bid to manufacture a total...
March 27, 2015 - 2:31pm
March 24, 2015
Retired Daktronics CEO appointed to state Board of Regents
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard is appointing retired Daktronics President and CEO Jim Morgan to the state Board of Regents. Morgan, of Brookings, retired in 2013 after a four-decade career at Daktronics, which makes and services video display systems for customers around...
March 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 30, 2015
Daktronics to be featured on TV show ahead of Super Bowl
BROOKINGS (AP) — A South Dakota company will be featured on national TV Sunday hours before its products show up on Super Bowl coverage. "CBS Sunday Morning" plans to run a story on video display maker Daktronics Inc. The Argus Leader reports a CBS crew spent three days...
January 30, 2015 - 7:29pm
February 26, 2014
Daktronics wins $1.2M transit signage contract in San Francisco
Daktronics Inc. in Brookings has been chosen to provide $1.2 million worth of high resolution, full-color 6 mm pitch LED displays for the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system in California. The fifth-largest transit station in America, BART serves eight million travelers a...
February 26, 2014 - 8:34pm
August 13, 2013
Daktronics in Brookings gets new president, CEO
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Daktronics Inc. in Brookings is getting a new president and chief executive officer. The company says Reece Kurtenbach will take over on Sept. 1. He replaces James Morgan, who's retiring after 44 years with the firm. Daktronics earlier announced Morgan's...
August 13, 2013 - 7:19pm
August 11, 2013
Kurtenbach retires from Daktronics
It would be understandable for an employee who is retiring after a long career to reflect on the past. But Frank Kurtenbach, who grew up in Dimock,...
August 11, 2013 - 8:04am
May 29, 2013
Daktronics moves to profit for 4th quarter
BROOKINGS (AP) -- Daktronics Inc. posted to a profit for its fiscal fourth quarter, reversing a year-ago loss, as revenue rose for the video display maker. Its earnings, however, fell far short of market expectations and shares sank in trading Wednesday. Daktronics, based in Brookings,...
May 29, 2013 - 4:30pm
February 26, 2013
Daktronics Inc. CEO plans to retire at end of year
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The leader of South Dakota-based Daktronics Inc. plans to retire at the end of the year. President and CEO Jim Morgan has been in charge of the Brookings company since 2001.
February 26, 2013 - 4:22pm
February 16, 2013
Daktronics receives SD National Guard award
PIERRE -- The South Dakota Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (SD ESGR) presented its 2012 Pro Patria Award to Daktronics, of Brookings, on Thursday night during the South Dakota National Guard's annual Legislative Dining-Out ceremony in Pierre at the Ramkota...
February 16, 2013 - 10:05pm
May 8, 2012
Daktronics to upgrade Tampa Bay Lightning arena
BROOKINGS (AP) -- South Dakota-based Daktronics Inc. has been chosen to provide a high-definition upgrade for the arena the Tampa Bay Lightning hockey team calls home. Daktronics makes and services video display systems for customers around the world, including several professional...
May 8, 2012 - 10:01am
January 6, 2011
Daktronics increases digital billboard energy efficiency by 79%
BROOKINGS, S.D., Jan. 5, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Daktronics Inc. (Nasdaq:DAKT) of Brookings, S.D., announces the company's digital billboard line has increased power efficiency by 79% over the past three years. "With each product generation, Daktronics aims to improve energy efficiency. In...
January 6, 2011 - 11:32am