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Delmont Development Corporation hopes to revitalize town's baseball field
Lake Andes man confined to home by federal judge for possessing firearms
Federal judge gives Lake Andes man 2 1/2 years for intent to distribute meth
MHS students create project to raise awareness, support those with intellectual disabilities
South Dakota regents to mull public university tuition hikes
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
Rosters set for Three-Class Shootout Saturday in Salem
USA Hockey postpones training camp amid wage dispute
Twins RHP May undergoes Tommy John surgery
Warriors' Kerr not resting case on sitting stars
Spurs rally in last minute to top Timberwolves
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Bonnie Jo Magnuson
Rose Marie Nowlin
Leo Joseph Effling
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
November 18, 2014
OUR VIEW: Don't turn back on unborn kids of illegal aliens
Does a low-income foreign woman who enters the country illegally deserve subsidized prenatal care for herself and her unborn child? It's a tough...
November 18, 2014 - 8:52pm
WOSTER: Reflection of life, love and granddaughters
My granddaughter Lara has been in chorus all through high school, but never, not once, has she tried to be front and center on stage at any concert Nancy and I have attended. The other evening we made the road trip for the last vocal concert of this granddaughter's high-school career....
November 18, 2014 - 8:44pm
BOOKS: 'Deception's Princess' explores father-daughter relationships
When Princess Maeve was just 5 years old, she cut a chunk of hair from the tail of her father's prize bull. He father awarded her the bull, but...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
October 15, 2014
Event in Wall to offer tool to help recover lost kids
WALL (AP) — South Dakota parents can get help in putting together a kit of information about their children that could be used to identify them should they ever go missing. The South Dakota Child Identification Program will collect information for the free kits Thursday at...
October 15, 2014 - 7:00am
October 2, 2014
Rapid City event to offer tool to help recover lost kids
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota parents can get help in putting together a kit of information about their children that could be used to identify them should they ever go missing. The South Dakota Child Identification Program will collect information for the kits Saturday at...
October 2, 2014 - 8:02am
September 29, 2014
Belle Fourche has 7 sets of soccer sisters
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — Sibling rivalry has taken on a whole new meaning for the Belle Fourche girls' soccer team. The team features seven pairs of sisters, split between the varsity and junior varsity squads, and although logic suggests the close relationships improve play, human...
September 29, 2014 - 11:53am
August 26, 2014
OPINION: Free Range Kids: Why I let my children walk to the corner store
Of all the adventures my lucky children had this summer — swimming in two oceans, hanging out on their bearded uncle’s commercial salmon fishing boat, endless popsicles — the biggest one, they told me, was just 495 feet away in their own Washington, D.C., neighborhood. ...
August 26, 2014 - 12:26pm
August 18, 2014
Fed comments accepted in Indian child welfare case
RAPID CITY (AP) — A federal judge is allowing the U.S. Justice Department to weigh in on a lawsuit over South Dakota's handling of foster care for American Indian children. The Rapid City Journal reports U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Viken granted the Justice Department's motion...
August 18, 2014 - 9:26pm
August 12, 2014
WOSTER: Back-to-school excitement
Long ago, when I served as editor of a Pierre newspaper, the cover photograph on the back-to-school edition featured my son riding a skateboard. No,...
August 12, 2014 - 10:23pm
OPINION: Kids deserve Mom and Dad’s undivided attention more than smartphones
By Jane Scott Special to The Washington Post I’ve been a pediatrician for 20 years, and I thought I’d seen it all. But not long ago, when a father brought his 2-year-old into my clinic, something happened that has me deeply concerned. Upon entering my examining room,...
August 12, 2014 - 8:27am
August 11, 2014
BOOKS: Death of a sibling explored in haunting book
A family vacation in Greece. A horrible accident. And it's all Shiv's fault. Her younger brother is dead because she killed him. "Never Ending," by Martyn Bedford, is the non-linear, two-part story of 15-year-old Shiv. One part of the story begins in Greece. Shiv, her parents and...
August 11, 2014 - 8:18am
August 6, 2014
PHOTOS: Five generations of Tuttle family
August 6, 2014 - 7:24am
August 5, 2014
Excessive parental involvement deprives children of vital learning opportunities
It’s natural for parents to want to protect their children from pain, disappointment or mistakes, but some parents are guilty of swooping in to “fix” whatever situation the child is in — which ultimately is detrimental to the child, experts in the field of child development...
August 5, 2014 - 7:41am
August 4, 2014
SD gets more than $1M for home visiting program for mother-child health
WASHINGTON (AP) — South Dakota has been awarded more than $1 million to expand a federal program that provides home health care visits to improve maternal and child health. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Monday announced the funding for the Maternal, Infant,...
August 4, 2014 - 10:15pm
Kitchen chemistry: Just add water and light a science spark
FARGO, N.D. — Start with water. Add a healthy splash of cooking oil, and just a few drops of food coloring. It might sound like a bad recipe, but in the hands of Graeme Wyllie — and the addition of half a tablet of Alka-Seltzer — the four ingredients combine into an impressive,...
August 4, 2014 - 8:58am