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2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
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Shattuck hits ace at Lakeview
Mitchell 14U boys basketball team takes 2nd
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Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
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Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
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Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
March 10, 2017
Farm equipment destroyed in Emery fire
EMERY — Nobody was injured in a barn fire that totaled a farmer's equipment Thursday evening. Around 6 p.m. Thursday, the Emery Fire Department...
March 10, 2017 - 12:58pm
Tree falling on power line blamed for South Dakota wildfire
CUSTER (AP) — Crews believe a tree falling on a power line caused a wildfire that threatened several homes in western South Dakota. As many as 20 homes, cabins and other structures southeast of Custer were threatened by the Whitetail Fire on Wednesday. The fire started on private...
March 10, 2017 - 12:42pm
March 6, 2017
McCook Co. Highway Dept. building needs repairs after Friday fire
SALEM — A government building in Salem requires minor repairs following a fire on Friday. The building caught fire after a welding mishap...
March 6, 2017 - 5:49pm
March 5, 2017
Wildfire near Wall in western South Dakota mostly contained
WALL (AP) — Authorities say a large wildfire that blackened about 5,000 acres near Wall in western South Dakota is mostly contained and is no longer threatening the town of Quinn. Officials say the fast-moving grass fire, dubbed the Wolf Fire, was 70 percent contained as of Saturday...
March 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
March 2, 2017
Small ND town sings hymns in candlelight vigil for 3 children killed in fire
CARRINGTON, N.D.—About 100 people gathered for a candlelight vigil Thursday night singing the favorite hymns of the three children who...
March 2, 2017 - 9:27pm
February 27, 2017
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
A father who was burned in a mobile home fire Saturday in Carrington that took the lives of his three children is recovering from serious but...
February 27, 2017 - 8:33pm
February 26, 2017
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
CARRINGTON, N.D.—The father is in a Twin Cities burn unit with serious injuries, while the mother and another survivor have been treated...
February 26, 2017 - 6:45pm
February 23, 2017
Two found dead in house fire in northwest Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn. -- Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town is...
February 23, 2017 - 5:57pm
February 17, 2017
Firefighters make progress on Custer State Park fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — Fire officials say progress is being made to contain a wildfire in Custer State Park in South Dakota. The Rapid City Journal reports the Great Plains Information cooperative says the 24-acre wildfire was reported around midnight Thursday just north of Center Lake....
February 17, 2017 - 11:34am
February 14, 2017
Sioux Falls house fire that killed woman ruled accidental
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A weekend fire that killed a woman in Sioux Falls has been ruled accidental. Battalion Fire Chief Mike Top said Monday the fire apparently was caused by smoking materials, such as cigarettes or ash trays, but investigators are still working to find the exact cause....
February 14, 2017 - 10:40am
February 13, 2017
Woman who died in Sioux Falls house fire identified
SIOUX FALLS -- A 64-year-old woman who died in a house fire in north Sioux Falls early Sunday morning has been identified as Karanne Kay Miller. A city police officer patrolling in the area of the fire at about 1:45 a.m. Sunday spotted the house on fire on North 10th Avenue. The first-arriving...
February 13, 2017 - 5:54pm
1 dies in Sioux Falls house fire
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say one person is dead after a house fire in Sioux Falls. The fire was reported shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday, after a police officer on patrol noticed the fire at a single-family home on north 10th Avenue. The first fire crew to arrive reported heavy...
February 13, 2017 - 11:25am
February 10, 2017
Gym fire forces students to evacuate South Dakota school
SISSETON (AP) — A fire in the school gym has forced hundreds of students to evacuate an elementary school in northeastern South Dakota. The fire broke out Friday morning in the gymnasium at Westside Elementary School in Sisseton. District Superintendent Wally Leipart (LEEP'-hart)...
February 10, 2017 - 3:38pm
February 9, 2017
Texas man admits to burning Delmont apartment building
ARMOUR — A Texas man admitted Thursday to setting fire to his former Delmont apartment building. Brian Good, 56, of Aubrey, Texas, formerly...
February 9, 2017 - 4:54pm
February 7, 2017
Car fire causes minimal damage to Parkston garage Monday
PARKSTON — An electrical failure caused a car to start on fire inside of a Parkston garage Monday morning, but caused minimal damage to...
February 7, 2017 - 5:03pm