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Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
Northern ND farmer’s son, 3, dies after falling out of tractor cab, run over by tires
Corn Palace social media campaign seeks celebrity mural decorators
SD lawmaker shares image depicting protesters hit by vehicle
Amber Alert: Authorities seeking three missing children
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Wild thrilled Mikko Koivu keeping 'flag in the ground' three more years
Wild's Joel Eriksson Ek looks like he belongs. Now he's ready to make an impact.
Quigley finding success thanks to directional punting, exceptional Vikings gunners
Unblemished Beavers: Hanson volleyball sports perfect record
Traxler: As playoffs near, football storylines are worth watching
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
Alvin Peck, Jr.
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
OPINION: Beaver damage complaints expected to rise again
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
GF&P Commission rejects elk contingency licenses
Amber Alert: Authorities seeking three missing children
September 15, 2017
Wind Cave National Park wildfire now 90 percent contained
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Firefighters are making progress in containing a wildfire that's burned nearly 1,200 acres in Wind Cave National Park in...
September 15, 2017 - 10:05am
Beer truck fire put out by Mitchell firefighters
The beer is safe. A semi-truck hauling beer that started on fire was put out in about 15 minutes Friday morning by the Mitchell Fire Department....
September 15, 2017 - 9:22am
September 10, 2017
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
HELENA, Mont. — As wildfires continue to burn grasslands and forests across Montana and drought continues to worsen, the Montana Department...
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
September 8, 2017
Fire damages gun shop in Sioux Falls; no one hurt
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — No one was hurt when a gun shop in Sioux Falls started on fire. Authorities say the blaze at Gary's Gun Shop broke out about...
September 8, 2017 - 10:38am
September 6, 2017
400 hogs die in barn fire in far southwest Minnesota
ADRIAN, Minn. — Approximately 400 head of market-weight hogs were lost during an early morning blaze Tuesday six miles southwest of Adrian...
September 6, 2017 - 2:41pm
August 30, 2017
Sioux Falls business building suffers smoke damage in fire
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A downtown Sioux Falls building that houses three business spaces suffered smoke damage when a fire broke out. KSFY-TV...
August 30, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 29, 2017
Dry fields spark grass fire in rural Davison County
Dryness is to blame for a small grass fire Tuesday afternoon outside of Mitchell. At 1:30 p.m., a person was mowing grass in a field near 253rd...
August 29, 2017 - 5:08pm
August 24, 2017
Wednesday night fire damages Woonsocket shop building
WOONSOCKET — No one was injured when a fire broke out at a shop building Wednesday night northwest of Woonsocket. According to Woonsocket...
August 24, 2017 - 4:18pm
August 3, 2017
Authorities ID third victim of Rapid City mobile home fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Pennington County Sheriff's Office has identified the last of three people who died in a mobile home fire in Rapid City....
August 3, 2017 - 12:45pm
August 1, 2017
3 victims of Rapid City mobile home fire died from smoke
RAPID CITY (AP) — Preliminary autopsy results indicate that three people who were killed in a mobile home fire in Rapid City died of smoke inhalation. The blaze occurred Friday. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office and the Rapid City Police Department are still working to positively...
August 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
Thanks to his potentially life-saving invention, Wisconsin fire captain to meet Trump
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — A compass that would direct firefighters through unfamiliar and treacherous burning buildings started as a seed of...
August 1, 2017 - 9:55am
July 28, 2017
UPDATE: 3 die in South Dakota mobile home fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — A fire official says multiple people are unaccounted after a fire destroyed a mobile home in western South Dakota. Rapid...
July 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
Authorities identify victim of house fire in Fairburn
FAIRBURN (AP) — Authorities have identified a woman who died when a grass fire spread to a home in the Custer County town of Fairburn. The...
July 28, 2017 - 12:49pm
July 26, 2017
Grass fire spreads to home in Fairburn, kills woman
FAIRBURN (AP) — A woman is dead after a grass fire spread to a home in the Custer County town of Fairburn. Authorities did not immediately identify the 26-year-old woman whose body was found Tuesday morning. Custer Fire Chief Joe Harbach tells the Rapid City Journal that the grass...
July 26, 2017 - 9:39am
July 23, 2017
Semi truck destroyed in fire
DOUGLAS COUNTY — A semi truck was deemed a total loss after becoming fully engulfed in flames last Thursday. Authorities responded to a truck fire on Highway 44 near mile marker 317 last Thursday after the driver noticed smoke. The semi truck was pulling an empty fuel tanker...
July 23, 2017 - 4:28pm