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One-Act Play regional contest postponed to Thursday
Western Canada oil pipeline leaks nearly 53,000 gallons
Senators invite President Trump to visit South Dakota
Wall Street dips on Trump protectionism, Qualcomm drag
Mexico targets free trade with U.S. and Canada, seeks other pacts
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
Preparing for spring
Bringing oats research to the next level with SDSU, General Mills
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
Parkston wins home tournament
Mitchell gymnasts take second at Watertown Invite
Corsica-Stickney downs Langford Area
Jackrabbit women top Western Illinois
Daum scores career-high 42 as SDSU beats Fort Wayne
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
Dwayne Dennis Scott
Arnie Douglas Wick
Gloria M. Ferrier
Patricia Jean Christofferson
John Leslie (Les) Otteson
GRAVES: Finally, somebody said it
WALTMAN: The faces change, but the process endures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Rounds is a lobbyist who supports where dollars come
LETTER: Dakotas not a waste land
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
Toomey considering veto on council’s recycling decision
Parents should give kids chance to work out disagreements
FARGO, N.D. — When Rhonda Torreson buys her twins LEGOs, she finds herself comparing the number of pieces per set to help keep things even. But,...
July 23, 2014 - 8:57am
July 21, 2014
OPINION: We're raising a generation of dependent kids
By Megan McArdle A couple weeks ago, a woman was charged with leaving her child in the car while she went into a store. Her 11-year-old child. Last week, a woman was arrested for allowing her 9-year-old daughter to go to the park alone. Which raises just one question: America,...
July 21, 2014 - 9:21pm
July 20, 2014
Goehring family from Delmont celebrates 3 brothers, 3 sisters
DELMONT -- Six siblings add up to 512 years of life experiences and memories, and all of them were home for the weekend. The Goehring family...
July 20, 2014 - 11:31pm
July 18, 2014
WOSTER: A time that was too good to last forever
Long, long ago in what sometimes seems like another galaxy far away, people would go out camping for a weekend without television, cell phones...
July 18, 2014 - 8:52pm
July 16, 2014
WOSTER: Woster siblings wouldn’t be complete without Jeanne
For as long as I’ve been alive — 70 full years and then some — I’ve had a big sister named Jeanne. Yes, I know. That’s how it...
July 16, 2014 - 6:45am
July 11, 2014
Volunteers needed for Mitchell’s CASA
An organization that helps neglected and abused children desperately needs more volunteers. The Court Appointed Special Advocate group in Mitchell appoints volunteers to be the voice for these children in court if they are removed from their homes. The need to help children...
July 11, 2014 - 5:37pm
July 8, 2014
OPINION: Let’s lead on paid leave
By Thomas Perez Forty years ago, my father died of a heart attack at the age of 52. I was 12, so as time goes by I remember less and less about him. But one vivid memory is of him always coming to my baseball games. And so when I had children, I promised myself that I would do...
July 8, 2014 - 4:16pm
June 23, 2014
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...
June 23, 2014 - 3:28pm
June 13, 2014
Sen. Johnson accepting nominations for Angels in Adoption
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., announced Friday that he is accepting nominations for the Angels in Adoption program. Each year, Johnson recognizes South Dakotans who have made a difference in the lives of children in need of a family. "As the grandfather...
June 13, 2014 - 11:26pm
WOSTER: Learning 'Father Knows Best' way is a daunting task
Growing up, it never occurred to me to wonder if my dad ever struggled to be a good father. It never crossed my mind that the big old farmer with the massive forearms and faded, striped overalls ever might have had his doubts about the way he was raising the three boys and two...
June 13, 2014 - 6:34pm
June 11, 2014
Avera's Maybe a Baby event held in 6 locations Tuesday
SIOUX FALLS — Avera is expanding its popular "Maybe a Baby" event throughout the region to help couples feel more prepared for the challenges, commitments and rewards of becoming a parent. Maybe a Baby, a free event, will be held Tuesday in Aberdeen, Mitchell, Pierre, Sioux...
June 11, 2014 - 9:47pm
June 5, 2014
Public invited to briefing on benefits of investing in SD children
Mitchell area residents are invited to learn firsthand at a one-hour, noon briefing on Tuesday on the benefits of investing in South Dakota children, hosted by Mitchell Congregational UCC, Mitchell. Speakers include: • Carole Cochran, director of South Dakota Kids Count, The...
June 5, 2014 - 4:07pm
May 23, 2014
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....
May 23, 2014 - 10:28pm
Six SD couples challenge gay marriage ban
In 19 states and the District of Columbia, gay couples already can wed, with Oregon and Pennsylvania becoming the latest to join the list this week when federal judges struck down their bans and officials decided not to appeal.
May 23, 2014 - 6:49am
May 16, 2014
WOSTER: Thoughts on the merits of being a dancer
Sage has been dancing at powwows for a few years already, young as she is. Her dancing sometimes floats along somewhere above the surface of the drum beat and the songs of the singers. Sometimes it appears as if she and the music are part of the same spirit.
May 16, 2014 - 7:43pm