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Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Daugaard hoping for expanded CRP acres
Mission man indicted for assault of Rosebud law enforcement officer
Lower Brule man sentenced for altercation with law enforcement
1 dies when semitrailer goes off bridge in Sioux Falls
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
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
South Dakota corn and soybean crops set records in 2016
Mitchell scores season-best but finishes second at Huron
Saturday's prep basketball roundup: McCook Central/Montrose rallies to beat Webster Area
Kernels' Havlik wins Opbroek Invite title
Turnovers hurt MCS girls at Madison
In battle of No. 1 teams, STM barely gets by Ethan
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
Harriet L. Pudwill
Diana L. Caldwell
Dr. Charles Monson, MD
WOSTER: Telling it true, verifying the facts
LARSON-SHIELDS: Why an audiologist and why do my hearing aids cost so much?
ROZUM: Week one report
NELSON: Kicking off a new session
NOEM: Ending the reign of regulators
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
November 4, 2016
Cause of devastating prairie fire might never be known
RAPID CITY (AP) — The cause of a prairie fire that burned 64 square miles of grassland and killed nearly 300 cattle in western South Dakota last month might remain a mystery. The Cottonwood Fire east of Rapid City scorched private land, state land and part of the Buffalo Gap National...
November 4, 2016 - 11:01am
November 2, 2016
Cause unknown for fire that destroyed Dimock shed
DIMOCK — A wooden shed near Dimock was destroyed in a fire Sunday, but officials still don't know the cause. At about 5:10 p.m. Sunday,...
November 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 31, 2016
No smoke detectors found in house damaged by fire
Five individuals were lucky to be awake when the Mitchell home they lived in caught fire Saturday night, a Fire Division official said Monday....
October 31, 2016 - 5:33pm
October 29, 2016
Mitchell police, fire department respond to Saturday night house fire
Nobody was injured in a Saturday night house fire in Mitchell. The Mitchell Police Division and Mitchell Fire Department responded to a report...
October 29, 2016 - 11:27pm
October 26, 2016
Bridgewater family displaced by Monday fire
BRIDGEWATER — Firefighters extinguished a house fire Monday night that displaced a Bridgewater family. A dozen firefighters from the Bridgewater...
October 26, 2016 - 5:13pm
2 children die, man injured in Aberdeen area home fire
ABERDEEN (AP) — Two children died in a mobile home fire on the outskirts of Aberdeen. The blaze occurred about 5 a.m. Tuesday. Brown County Coroner Mike Carlsen confirmed the deaths but did not immediately identify the victims. A man in the home was taken to a hospital with unknown...
October 26, 2016 - 10:52am
October 20, 2016
Governor declares disaster in wake of Cottonwood Fire
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared an emergency disaster in southwestern Jackson County after a prairie fire burned 64 square miles of grassland and killed scores of livestock. The state will cover 90 percent of non-federal fire response costs, such as...
October 20, 2016 - 10:45am
October 19, 2016
Thune requests federal aid for ranchers affected by SD fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune is requesting federal disaster aid for ranchers affected by a large prairie fire in western South Dakota....
October 19, 2016 - 10:57am
Cottonwood Fire now estimated to have burned 65 square miles
RAPID CITY (AP) — A prairie fire in western South Dakota that destroyed buildings and killed livestock is now estimated to have scorched 65 square miles. The Rapid City Journal reports that officials used GPS mapping to make the estimate, which is up substantially from an earlier...
October 19, 2016 - 8:27am
October 18, 2016
Large western South Dakota grass fire was human-caused
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities say a prairie fire that burned 48 square miles in western South Dakota was human-caused. The Cottonwood Fire began Sunday afternoon east of Rapid City, in the Wall and Cottonwood areas. It scorched private land and part of the Buffalo Gap National Grassland....
October 18, 2016 - 8:26am
October 12, 2016
Shed destroyed in Oct. 6 fire near Menno
MENNO — A fire destroyed a wooden silage shed last week near Menno. At approximately 3 a.m. on Oct. 6, firefighters responded to a wooden...
October 12, 2016 - 6:14pm
October 8, 2016
Wagner home destroyed in Thursday night fire
WAGNER — A Wagner home is a complete loss following a Thursday night house fire, leaving one person displaced. At approximately 8:30 p.m....
October 8, 2016 - 2:27pm
October 6, 2016
Woonsocket home nearly destroyed in Monday fire
WOONSOCKET — Officials are unsure if a Woonsocket resident will rebuild following a Monday fire that nearly destroyed his residence.
October 6, 2016 - 5:22pm
Fighting fires: Samsung struggles to limit damage from smartphone recall
SEOUL (Reuters) - Heated meetings, sacrificed holidays and teams monitoring social media round-the-clock to track whether there have been any...
October 6, 2016 - 3:51pm
October 5, 2016
75-acre prescribed burn on Sheep Mountain Table rescheduled
INTERIOR (AP) — A 75-acre prescribed burn on Sheep Mountain Table that's part of a research project has been rescheduled. The National Park Service says the fire is planned for the week of Oct. 9. The prescribed burn is being conducted for a research project on controlling non-native...
October 5, 2016 - 11:13am