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Obama commutes prison sentences for 330 before leaving office
Fargo police chief among those offering condolences in death of Rolette County deputy
One problem with shutting down the circus: Where will the animals go?
Avalanche destroys Italian hotel, up to 30 feared dead under snow
Deputy, 29, and suspect fatally shot after shootout in ND’s Rolette County, 2 other deputies on leave
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Trump formally announces Perdue as nominee for agriculture
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Six area teams scheduled for boys basketball shootout in Madison
Tiger men roll past Dordt
Photos from Dakota Wesleyan's doubleheader sweep of Dordt College
Defense carries the day for Tiger women over Dordt
Winner’s Ewing is latest Warrior to join Jackrabbits
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
Ardith J. Muilenburg
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
May 12, 2015
Ellsworth bomber pilot sentenced for child pornography
RAPID CITY (AP) — A B-1 bomber pilot at Ellsworth Air Force Base has been sentenced on a child pornography charge. Michael Fech on Monday pleaded guilty to possessing, manufacturing and distributing child porn. He was sentenced to serve about three months in prison and five...
May 12, 2015 - 1:24pm
April 21, 2015
Air Force puts B-1, other long-range bombers in 1 command
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — B-1 bombers from Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota and Dyess Air Force Base in Texas are joining their long-range B-2 and B-52 bomber counterparts under a single Air Force command as part of a leadership shift announced Monday. The Air Force is grouping...
April 21, 2015 - 12:58pm
April 20, 2015
SD delegation: Ellsworth Air Force Base joins new command
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota congressional delegation says Ellsworth Air Force Base is joining a new command, which U.S. Sen. John Thune says solidifies its status as a "premiere" Air Force site. The delegation announced the change Monday that moves the base and its...
April 20, 2015 - 2:03pm
April 18, 2014
Ellsworth AFB undergoing inspection
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE -- Members of the Air Combat Command Inspector General team began arriving on base to conduct a week-long unit effectiveness...
April 18, 2014 - 5:41am
April 7, 2014
Ellsworth Air Force Base to downsize
BOX ELDER (AP) — Ellsworth Air Force Base plans to downsize personnel this year as part of a nationwide shift in Air Force funding priorities. Col. Kevin Kennedy said Friday that a little more than 1,000 airmen have been given the opportunity to accept a cash payment and voluntarily...
April 7, 2014 - 7:44am
February 1, 2014
Ellsworth Air Force housing construction to start on the base
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE — The construction of 214 homes will begin in the former Black Hills Estates area on base this spring. Balfour Beatty Community quality compliance inspectors took over the government’s role of the ownership, management, maintenance and construction...
February 1, 2014 - 9:21pm
January 3, 2014
Official says August B-1B bomber crash was an anomaly
RAPID CITY (AP) — The crash of a B-1 bomber last August during a training exercise over southeastern Montana was an anomaly and not indicative of a bigger problem in the 30-year-old bomber fleet, an Ellsworth Air Force Base leader says. A report released earlier this week by...
January 3, 2014 - 10:51am
January 1, 2014
Report: Mechanical malfunction led to August B1 bomber crash
RAPID CITY (AP) — An Air Force report says a mechanical malfunction that started in a fuel leak caused the crash of an Ellsworth Air Force Base B-1B bomber during a training exercise in August over southeastern Montana. The report, released this week by the Air Combat Command...
January 1, 2014 - 12:38pm
December 20, 2013
SD’s Ellsworth Air Force Base provides FEMA a staging area
Federal officials to take applications for storm assistance.
December 20, 2013 - 7:00am
August 25, 2013
Ellsworth flights resuming 3 days after B-1B crash
Flights were resuming out of Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota on Thursday, three days after a B-1B bomber crashed in a remote area of southeastern Montana, an Air Force official said. Two pilots and two weapons system officers safely ejected Monday morning before the South...
August 25, 2013 - 2:27pm
August 21, 2013
Survivors of bomber crash in Mont. from around US
RAPID CITY (AP) — People who live near the remote area where a B-1B bomber crashed in southeastern Montana said the plane broke apart in midair, scattering debris over several miles. Rancher Braden Garwood said he was on horseback searching for a stray bull Monday when he heard...
August 21, 2013 - 7:03pm
August 20, 2013
4 crew names released from B-1B bomber crash
Ellsworth AFB crew ejected when bomber crashed Monday in Montana.
August 20, 2013 - 5:31pm