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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
Bormann qualifies for Symetra Tour golf event
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
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