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'Music gave me a voice'
February Exchange Club Students of the Month for Feb. March, April and May
MTI to host 'Lunch and Learn' session
DWU to host 20th annual CBH Festival
Warrant issued for Schilling’s arrest
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: 53rd Annual International Sugarbeet Institute at the Fargodome
USDA says South Dakota's hog and pig numbers up 8 percent
Farmer tries to find balance with genetically modified crops
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Nelson, Sudbeck dominate throwing events for Mitchell
DWU women's golf team tied for 5th halfway through invite
Thill helps Team South Dakota win second straight national title
Athlete of the week: Colome's Heath hopes to be a state contender
Tuesday's sports schedule
Poetry comes from a never ending supply of ink in this book
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Martha Ann Binek
Robert Dean Hughes
Verina E. Tiede
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
SD extends comment period for Black Hills fisheries plans
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
February 10, 2015
Non-Black Hills dog hunts for mountain lions allowed March 2
Non-Black Hills dog hunts for mountain lions allowed March 2 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakotans who hunt mountain lions outside of the Black Hills Fire Protection District can start using dogs next month. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission last month adopted...
outdoors / hunting
February 10, 2015 - 9:45am
January 15, 2015
Panel approves expansion of dog hunting for mountain lions
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission has voted to allow the use of hounds to hunt mountain lions on private land...
outdoors / hunting
January 15, 2015 - 5:39pm
December 11, 2014
GFP issues split decisions
FORT PIERRE -- Open spearfishing for game species definitely won't be allowed statewide, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission decided Thursday. But dogs might be allowed for hunting mountain lions outside the Black Hills. Both proposals began as citizen petitions to the...
December 11, 2014 - 9:58pm
July 22, 2014
Hot dogs part of daily cop calls
Let's keep hot dogs in the kitchen. It's an oft-repeated message as temperatures soar, and the reason the Mitchell Police Division received three animal calls during Monday's sweltering heat. That's about normal, as the division's animal control officer fields a handful of calls...
July 22, 2014 - 5:14pm
July 18, 2014
All dogs welcome
The ban has been lifted. Dogs of a certain breed can no longer be lawfully banned in any town in South Dakota, meaning some area towns will have to adjust. "The old law gave the chosen breeds that were outlawed a bad name," Spencer native Cathy Allen said. "The person raising that...
news / local
July 18, 2014 - 5:58pm
May 30, 2014
GLAD YOU ASKED: What is law on barking dogs?
Q: What are the City of Mitchell's laws regarding barking dogs? Several of my neighbors have called and complained about dogs barking, including myself. We were told that the police has to visually see and hear the dogs barking. Is this correct? A: City of Mitchell Animal Control...
news / local
May 30, 2014 - 9:06pm
May 27, 2014
Yankton police officer shoots aggressive pit bull
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton police say an officer shot a pit bull after the dog bit a runner three times and then charged the officer. Chief Brian Paulsen tells the Daily Press & Dakotan that the dog bit the runner Monday morning, then became aggressive toward one of the two...
news / state
May 27, 2014 - 6:47am
May 8, 2014
Mitchell firefighter bit during investigation
A Mitchell firefighter was nipped by a dog during a fire call Tuesday evening. Around 6 p.m., the Mitchell Fire Division was called to the 400 block of East Fourth Avenue for smoke in the backyard of a residence. The smoke turned out to be nothing, but while investigating the situation,...
news / state
May 8, 2014 - 9:15pm