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Prayer walk marks anniversary of Dakota Access protest camp closure
Senate OKs tougher standards in wake of GEAR UP scandal
'He never went in': Armed sheriff's deputy stayed outside Florida school while mass killing took place
Mueller files new charges in Manafort, Gates case
City declares snow emergency; DWU calls of night classes
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
MHS wrestling team seeking podium spot
Class B wrestling preview: Winner Area prepares for state test
Girls playoff basketball roundup: Ethan, Hanson advance to Round of 16
Peter Elander explains the 'Oops, I Did It Again' shootout move
Ice time tough to come by, but Wild defenseman Mike Reilly presses on
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
JoAnn Mavis Thompson (nee Evenson)
Mark L. Koenig
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
OPINION: Session is about two-thirds complete
WOSTER: 'Knock off the quads and let them skate'
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
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
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
January 19, 2018
Why do dogs eat poop? New research suggests an ancient answer.
Does your pooch eat poo? If it's any consolation, he's in extremely good company. In a new paper, veterinary researchers at University of California...
January 19, 2018 - 8:33am
December 20, 2017
5 Christmas gifts for dog lovers
FARGO - We all know those people. In fact, we might be those people. They treat their dog like their own child. They have pictures on their desks,...
December 20, 2017 - 4:22pm
December 4, 2017
OPINION: Look to your dog for life lessons
Now that my time is in less demand as a parent, I notice more. Our adopted dog Walter has changed my outlook and attitude on everyday life. Dogs...
December 4, 2017 - 8:38am
November 30, 2017
Science says dogs are smarter than cats. Take that, cat people.
If you’re looking for an illustration of the internet’s tendency to wind itself around a whipping pole of pointless debate, consider the...
November 30, 2017 - 8:51am
November 17, 2017
Getting a dog might just save your life
Having a dog can bring a lot of love into your life. It could also make it last a little longer. A group of academics from Uppsala University...
November 17, 2017 - 9:22am
November 14, 2017
Saving strays in Mitchell
Walking into the pound on Monday afternoon in Mitchell, John Harcinske was greeted with great news. A German Shepherd and lab mix, a dog who...
November 14, 2017 - 9:07am
October 26, 2017
This golden retriever is a quadruple amputee - and, now, a therapy dog
Chi Chi, a three-year-old golden retriever, is energetic and loving. She likes squeaky toys and carrots and cuddles with her owners, Elizabeth...
October 26, 2017 - 2:29pm
October 15, 2017
An old dog's last grouse retrieve
NORTHWEST OF ISLAND LAKE, Minn. — Phil Johnson was up near his hunting shack northwest of Island Lake one day when he came across an older...
October 15, 2017 - 6:01am
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
NORTHWEST OF ISLAND LAKE, Minn. — Phil Johnson had shot the woodcock over his young Brittany's point, and he had seen the bird go down...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
September 21, 2017
She was walking her therapy dog. Ten feet away, a hunter took aim.
"Today my dog, my partner, was killed at point blank," the message began. On Monday, Valley Calderoni and Markie Blackburn, colleagues from an...
September 21, 2017 - 8:00am
September 7, 2017
HAGEN: The heartache of the inevitable
On Saturday morning, I returned to a small pasture and waterhole where my black Labrador made his first bird retrieve some eight years ago. Fighting...
September 7, 2017 - 8:22am
July 28, 2017
Marine gives touching sendoff to the cancer-stricken dog who saved him
The evening sky was thick with dark gray clouds. There were three volleys of rifle fire. Then silence. A bugler sounded the lonely notes to "Taps." As friends and fellow patriots saluted, Jeff DeYoung carried his best friend Cena, a hardened Marine combat veteran like his owner, past...
July 28, 2017 - 1:32pm
July 2, 2017
Swift: It's a hard walk life for this dog owner
One of the more bizarre phenomena of dog ownership is when dogs start to look like their owners. Of course that stocky, brown-eyed man with the...
July 2, 2017 - 7:41am
June 26, 2017
Revised ordinance bans feeding stray animals
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A revised local ordinance under consideration in Sioux Falls would make it illegal to feed stray dogs, cats or other animals that don't have owners. The city attorney's office and animal control staff have reworked local ordinances which have been sent to the...
June 26, 2017 - 1:35pm
June 2, 2017
This vet wants to put your dog's health record online. And get paid millions for it.
I was reading the Forbes list of the wealthiest, self-made women in the United States recently. One of them is Judy Faulkner, founder of a privately...
June 2, 2017 - 2:34pm