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US delays review of Keystone XL pipeline
South Dakota begins absentee voting for primary
Rep. Noem joining delegation to Asia-Pacific
Sioux Falls police recover evidence in homicide
Progressive slot machines unveiled in Deadwood
Kernels edged by Roosevelt 7-6
Friday's sports briefs
Team accepts return of head coach Hoffner
Tiger baseball gets second conference sweep of week
Wild inning secures Twins' DH sweep over Blue Jays
DWU nursing student wins $5,000 in business contest
'Collection, Compressed' exhibit on display at USD
DWU 2014 SCIENCE, ENGINEERING FAIR WINNERS
DWU professors present at SD Academy of Science meeting
Easter holiday closings planned
MILBANK: Important dates get lost in a cloud
OPINION: Heed bird advocacy groups on wind energy
ROSS: Could Rounds be in trouble?
JOHNSON: Recognize the unsung heroes of our nation
BLOOMBERG: Allow the IRS to prepare returns
Corps says plenty of room in Missouri reservoirs
SD ranching family recognized for conservation efforts
New salmon species being considered for Lake Oahe
WILTZ: I’ve always been goal-oriented
First buffalo calf spotted at Custer State Park
Georgine Johanna Watters
Dustin Lee Jones
Emily Jo Wiedman
Doborah Ann Grosz
December 27, 2013
Rural people increasingly look for places to exercise
By Heidi Martilla-Losure Dakotafire Media Rural living allows plenty of space for exercise. But when it’s getting dark at 5 p.m., the wind is blowing, and the temperature stubbornly hangs onto a minus sign, the motivation of even the most dedicated outdoor exercise enthusiast...
December 27, 2013 - 5:15pm
January 21, 2013
South Dakota schools see path to better health
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Several Sioux Falls elementary schools are encouraging students to walk or run more in an effort to promote a healthier and more active lifestyle. Eugene Field Elementary School is one of the schools. Principal Ann Davis says that when people are physically active,...
life / state
January 21, 2013 - 10:12am
September 10, 2012
New Sioux Falls fitness center targets older folks
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A new fitness center in Sioux Falls is targeting an older market. The programs by Minnesota-based Welcyon are designed for people over 50, and emphasize personalized strength training, balance, aerobics and flexibility. The company's strength training equipment,...
news / state
September 10, 2012 - 5:59am
April 25, 2012
Agencies work to get kids outside with grant program
PIERRE -- The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department and the state Department of Health recently teamed up in an effort to increase the amount of time children in after-school programs spend outdoors. The two departments recently awarded nature activity totes, filled with...
outdoors / life
April 25, 2012 - 7:37am
November 29, 2011
Mitchell Rec Center taking boot camp signups
Mitchell Recreation Center is taking registration for the Monday, Dec. 5, through Thursday, Dec. 29, session of Ladies Boot Camp at the Rec Center, Mitchell. Classes will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. To register, stop by the Mitchell Recreation...
life / local
November 29, 2011 - 12:22pm
July 22, 2011
Zumba mega-classes: Dancing room only
The women making their way into the Franconia Fire Station and paying their cover charge on a recent Thursday night almost look as if they're...
July 22, 2011 - 4:20pm
May 20, 2011
Could a Personal Trainer Be Right for Your Kid?
You've bribed and threatened, cautioned and cajoled, and still your child wants nothing to do with physical activity. He just doesn't enjoy riding a bike, hitting a baseball or taking a swim.
May 20, 2011 - 3:42am