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Firefighters saved some piglets from a blaze; then they ate them as sausages
Fargo man delays ‘pro-white’ rally; no new date set
A postal worker faked cancer and got paid to miss two years of work. Here's how a judge punished her.
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at his Phoenix rally
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Dakota Wesleyan drops five-set match
Walk-off single lifts White Sox over Twins
Prep Focus: Kernels' Miller leads team with her play, poise
ESD coaches poll: Harrisburg heavy favorite for conference football crown
DWU, DSU set for college football rivalry clash
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
DAUGAARD: There's something for everyone at the State Fair
WOSTER: Musings about tractor mowing
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
August 23, 2017
Despite warning, Schopp says she wasn’t aware of GEAR UP wrongdoing
PIERRE — State government’s secretary of education said she “was not aware of any fraud, misappropriation or criminal activity” prior...
14 hours 49 min ago
MCTEA ‘a great fit’ for Mitchell School District
Without the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy, the “educational scene” in Mitchell would look a lot different. This school...
19 hours 51 min ago
August 22, 2017
Email from January 2011 shows Schopp knew about GEAR UP
PIERRE – An email from seven years ago shows Melody Schopp knew about financial improprieties in South Dakota’s GEAR UP program for American...
August 22, 2017 - 8:32pm
August 21, 2017
South Dakota has the No. 1 ranked community college system in U.S; ND, Minn. not far behind
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- Led by perennial top 10 best community or technical college in the U.S. -- the Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown...
August 21, 2017 - 3:56pm
August 20, 2017
Dakota State to make 'major announcement' at building event
MADISON (AP) — A South Dakota public university that bills itself as a national leader in cybersecurity is set to make a "major announcement" Sunday at the unveiling of a multi-million dollar new technology building on campus. Top state and federal officials plan to attend the celebration...
August 20, 2017 - 11:53am
August 19, 2017
Core co-op comes together for a new beginning
PLATTE — It's time for change in Platte. At Friday's first staff meeting and training day, Core Educational Cooperative staff gathered...
August 19, 2017 - 9:00am
August 18, 2017
DWU’s $1.2M theater features state-of-the-art light, sound
Dakota Wesleyan University's theater is ready for a show. Less than a year since its groundbreaking, Dakota Wesleyan's $1.2 million theater is...
August 18, 2017 - 8:00am
August 17, 2017
IN OTHER WORDS: Students, step forward and work on The Kernel
Does your high schooler argue with you about everything? Do you feel like you are always debating with your teenager about issues from politics to the appropriate curfew? If so, your teenager would be a great member of the Mitchell High School Kernel newspaper reporting team. We know...
August 17, 2017 - 8:00am
August 16, 2017
Finding the best school schedule
For Kimball first-year Superintendent Tim Mayclin, south central South Dakota's trend of starting classes before Labor Day is fascinating. Formerly...
August 16, 2017 - 7:25am
OUR VIEW: Two school board members made error in judgment
A short discussion on the consent agenda was held during the Mitchell Board of Education's meeting Monday night. And typically, that's not a...
August 16, 2017 - 7:00am
August 15, 2017
DAUGAARD: Graduating college, career and life ready
It's hard to believe my oldest grandchild is starting kindergarten this year. With a week-and-a-half left before his first day, Henry is looking...
August 15, 2017 - 9:30am
August 14, 2017
MERCER: Public funds for private schools
PIERRE – Last month, the Legislature’s Government Operations and Audit Committee received the first report on the first year of South Dakota’s...
August 14, 2017 - 9:00am
Mitchell school board to review possible conflicts of interest
Once again, the Mitchell Board of Education will be consider what is a conflict of interest. In August 2016, the board approved 11 declarations...
August 14, 2017 - 8:00am
August 13, 2017
South Dakota school district plans for facility upgrades
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota school district is evaluating the need for more classroom space and building upgrades. Sioux Falls School...
August 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 12, 2017
South Dakota school district increases teacher diversity
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An effort to recruit more non-white teachers to a South Dakota school district took a step toward closing a longstanding...
August 12, 2017 - 8:00pm