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Western SD school district closing area due to high heat
1 count dismissed against man accused of threatening feds
2 killed in Pennington County motorcycle crash
Future of livestock barn destroyed in fire uncertain
Deadwood hotel occupancy numbers best since 2006
SDSU Extension offering farm management classes for women
Feeding damaged wheat to cattle may help salvage the crop
Report: Landlords rent out 17.3M acres of SD farmland
South Dakota corn and sorghum crops starting to mature
Extension educator: cattle feed an option for damaged wheat
South Dakota high school football scores
Parkston wins Parkston Invite at Lakeview Golf Course
Vikings open at Bemidji
Fitts wins Mount Marty Invite
Kernels top Yankton, fall to Pierre
September wedding planned by couple
US Navy country band to perform in Aberdeen Friday night
Fort Randall Casino not holding annual concert
Kenny Rogers kicks off State Fair entertainment
Kimball couple to celebrate 55th
Jim Lee Davis
Dennis Lee Kauer
Carl D. Harmon
Denise R. Williams-Blaine
OPINION: General aviation supports SD agriculture
OPINION: Lend a hand to your lender
OPINION: Hey, mistakes happen
OPINION: Now hear this
OPINION: The future is here
Group says focus should be on pheasant habitat
Where will my next adventure take me?
SD GF&P searching for adequate number of resident Canada geese
OPINION: The curse of the banana strikes again
Fishing license sales set another record in North Dakota
December 31, 2013
SD universities get $1 million in research grants
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents says the state's public universities are getting a total of $1 million in research grants aimed at promoting economic development. The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, the University of South Dakota and South Dakota...
News / state
December 31, 2013 - 9:40am
December 30, 2013
COLUMN: SD school administrators support Common Core
My name is Rob Monson, and I am the executive director of School Administrators of South Dakota. We know there has been much discussion and there will continue to be discussion about the Common Core State Standards that are being implemented across numerous states, including South...
opinion / columns
December 30, 2013 - 10:23pm
December 23, 2013
DSU holds fall commencement
Dakota State University, Madison, held fall commencement exercises on Dec. 14 in the DSU Fieldhouse. These area students were awarded degrees: Chamberlain: Hilary Carruthers, bachelor of science in information systems, magna cum laude; Mitchell: Patti Brooks, doctorate of science...
December 23, 2013 - 9:02am
Pinning ceremony for MMC master of science nursing program held
The very first pinning ceremony for the Mount Marty College master of science in nursing program was held on Dec. 13 for the graduating nursing students. Carol L. Stewart, of Avon, was among the MSN graduates. The pinning ceremony tradition was established in 1986 for bachelor...
December 23, 2013 - 9:00am
December 22, 2013
Pierre, Belle Fourche teachers awarded
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two South Dakota teachers are among 102 to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Erin Marsh teaches math in Pierre and Ann Anderson is a science teacher from Belle Fourche. Winners get a $10,000 award from the National...
December 22, 2013 - 9:37am
December 20, 2013
Higher ed no bargain in SD
Reports, stats show state’s options as expensive compared to neighbors.
News / state
December 20, 2013 - 8:34pm
December 19, 2013
More in SD graduate from college, tech school
State officials join forces on new education council.
News / state
December 19, 2013 - 11:25am
December 17, 2013
4-H, FFA, FCCLA chapters get state ag grants
PIERRE —The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announced this week that 23 grants have been awarded through the Building Our South Dakota Rural Communities grant program. These grants are available annually to 4-H Clubs, FFA Chapters and Family Career and Community Leaders...
December 17, 2013 - 5:35pm
Area students graduate Minn. State University
Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minn., held its summer-fall commencement exercises Dec. 14. There area students were awarded degrees: Jessica Robertson, Alexandria, master’s degree in social work; Sherry Werkmeister, Armour, master of arts in clinical psychology; and Michelle...
December 17, 2013 - 6:59am
New Holland student joins study abroad program
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa — Cooper Dykstra, of New Holland, will spend next semester on the SPICE program in the Netherlands. Dykstra is a Dordt College junior majoring in health and human performance with an emphasis in exercise science. He also has a minor in biomedical sciences. —...
December 17, 2013 - 6:57am
Mines students in top 5 percent for programming
RAPID CITY — Two local students were members of programming teams from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology that recently placed in the top 5 percent among the 322 teams competing at the North Central Regional competition of the International Collegiate Programming...
December 17, 2013 - 6:54am
Mount Marty Second Place contest held
The annual Mount Marty College Oral Interpretation Second Place Contest was held recently at Mount Marty College, Yankton. The contest, which began more than 40 years ago, included competitors from 16 schools. These area students received first- or second-place trophies or third-place...
December 17, 2013 - 6:52am
December 16, 2013
Mount Vernon students win oral interp honors
Athletic activities abound through holiday vacation.
News / local
December 16, 2013 - 2:20pm
Students, officials praise SD tuition freeze
By Chet Brokaw PIERRE — A plan to freeze tuition and fees for South Dakota residents attending state-run universities is good news for students...
News / state
December 16, 2013 - 12:17am
December 13, 2013
DiPippo nabs 2nd at national FFA event
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Josh DiPippo, from the Mitchell High School FFA chapter, was the second high individual in the 2013 National FFA Agricultural Sales Career Development Event, earning a cash award for his efforts. Led by adviser Jeff Hoffman, DiPippo was among 155 students from...
December 13, 2013 - 5:15pm