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Post-apocalyptic 'beaver' thrived after dinosaurs died
Nature thrives in Chernobyl, site of worst nuclear disaster
Nobel prize for solving puzzle of ghostly neutrino particles
Eleven dead in historic South Carolina rains and flooding
Milling in Mitchell
Volunteers keep Probstfield Farm in Moorhead alive and well
Industrial hemp gains ground
South Dakota ag, wildlife agencies launch habitat initiative
South Dakota corn stocks up 16.5M bushels from last year
South Dakota spring wheat, winter wheat production down
SESD meet shows off top local runners
Athlete of the week: Nielsen 'critical' to Canistota's success
Kernels sit in 10th at Class AA tournament
Area high school volleyball roundup: Lyman takes down Kimball/White Lake
Tiger women take second at GPAC Qualifier No. 2
Chef Jess: Squash your dinner plans
Mitchell man celebrates 75th
Area couple to celebrate 50th
Buckets ’N’ Boards opens 2015-16 Concert Series
Mitchell woman celebrates 94th
Curtis l. Braa
Rita R. Reed
BOOKS: Poetry echoes the life of a slave
OPINION: A double-digit disaster
OPINION: SD needs DUI reform--now
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: Patience, perseverance mark Vehle's victories
South Dakota's new one-stop habitat shop
South Dakota annual state park licenses now on sale
Nonresidents excluded from Black Hills mountain lion season
South Dakota opens salmon station for egg collection
Plan would allow nonresident lion hunting in South 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