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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Place a Business Brief
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Prep Focus: Self-driven Schuyler leading Winner
Catching up with former area athletes: Sebern scores for Saints
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
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
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
October 13, 2017
DOE mistakenly identifies two schools as violators of teacher pay regulations
Two districts were mistakenly grouped among nearly 40 South Dakota schools that face penalties for violating state-mandated "accountabilities"...
October 13, 2017 - 3:07pm
October 12, 2017
DWU awarded $20K grant to purchase safety app
Thanks to a $20,000 grant, Dakota Wesleyan University's campus will be a little bit safer. The university announced Thursday it was awarded a...
October 12, 2017 - 6:01pm
October 3, 2017
Dual credits obscure college enrollment drop
Without high school students taking dual credit courses in recent years, South Dakota's public universities would have seen resident headcounts fall by more than 5,300 since 2010, according to a report discussed Tuesday by state government's Board of Regents. The report said there...
October 3, 2017 - 7:04pm
Mitchell school board honored for 'demonstrated leadership'
For their "hard work and dedication," the Mitchell Board of Education has earned a statewide award. On Tuesday, the Associated School Boards...
October 3, 2017 - 3:39pm
September 27, 2017
USD president retires after 20-year tenure
VERMILLION — University of South Dakota's top official will soon retire. President James Abbott announced Wednesday that his 20-year career...
September 27, 2017 - 5:15pm
September 14, 2017
Trends are heading wrong ways among special education students
Graduation and dropout rates went a bit askew for students with disabilities during the past academic year in South Dakota, a state government...
September 14, 2017 - 4:02pm
L.B. Williams awarded $10K grant to purchase virtual reality goggles
Students at L.B. Williams Elementary School will soon be learning through virtual reality. The elementary school was named the recipient of a...
September 14, 2017 - 2:49pm
September 11, 2017
School board talks PAC usage, sets district goals for school year
More activities are expected to fill the Mitchell School District's $15.3 million performing arts center as the year continues. Superintendent...
September 11, 2017 - 9:50pm
August 29, 2017
Senate leader suggests new board might get to bottom on GEAR UP scandal
PIERRE — A new board of past judges and justices could look into allegations about South Dakota's GEAR UP program, the state Senate's majority...
August 29, 2017 - 1:50pm
Farm Bureau touchscreen tablets introduce children to agriculture
Area children will soon be more exposed to agriculture in South Dakota. The Davison-Hanson County Farm Bureau awarded officials with $6,000 Tuesday...
August 29, 2017 - 1:44pm
August 28, 2017
School board approves $81K MTI renovation
Mitchell Technical Institute will soon undergo more renovation. The Mitchell Board of Education approved the lone bid for a $81,500 renovation...
August 28, 2017 - 7:30pm
August 18, 2017
Mitchell school board members apologize for meeting error
Two Mitchell Board of Education members blame "parliamentary oversight" after voting on their own conflict of interest waivers earlier this week....
August 18, 2017 - 4:01pm
August 15, 2017
Building enrollment in rural schools
A wave of new faces overseeing South Dakota school districts will attempt to tackle a trend flowing through some of the state's rural communities....
August 15, 2017 - 8:38am
August 14, 2017
School board approves conflict of interest waivers
The Mitchell Board of Education only needed a few minutes to make a decision on five conflict of interest disclosures. The five-person school...
August 14, 2017 - 9:20pm
Regents want plan to 'wind down' Capital University Center in Pierre
PIERRE — State government's Board of Regents wants central office staff and officials from South Dakota's two largest universities to bring...
August 14, 2017 - 2:00pm