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Ivanka Trump becomes unpaid White House employee
'I will ... become a chicken': French artist who spent a week inside a rock is now hatching eggs
White House says Trump to sign broadband privacy repeal
Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
Donations boom for family of South Dakota woman who died
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Wild coach says Parise's eye 'looks pretty black and blue' but expects star to return soon
Mauer's spot in batting order will vary, but don't expect him near top
UND to cut women's hockey, sources say
Vikings S Smith undergoes ankle surgery
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
'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
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
UND to cut women's hockey, sources say
February 23, 2017
Internet poker company founder pleads not guilty to U.S. charges
NEW YORK - The founder of what had been one of the largest online poker websites agreed on Thursday, Feb. 23, to confront U.S. charges stemming...
February 23, 2017 - 4:26pm
September 26, 2016
Hotel occupancy, gambling money down in Deadwood for August
DEADWOOD (AP) — Officials say hotel occupancy rates and gambling revenue in Deadwood each fell more than 4 percent in August compared to the same month a year ago. The Rapid City Journal reports that hotels in the tourist town had an occupancy rate of nearly 70 percent. Officials...
September 26, 2016 - 10:55am
August 20, 2016
Deadwood casino proposes land swap to help with plaza idea
DEADWOOD (AP) — The owners of a Deadwood casino have proposed a land swap with the city that could lead to a new public plaza on the tourist town's Main Street. The Rapid City Journal reports that representatives of the Silverado-Franklin Historic Gaming Complex have offered to...
August 20, 2016 - 10:14am
August 11, 2016
YST's Fort Randall Casino one step closer to doubling slot machine capacity
WAGNER — The Yankton Sioux Tribe's Fort Randall Casino is one step closer to doubling the number of slot machines allowed on tribal ground....
August 11, 2016 - 2:49pm
July 18, 2016
Legal gambling spreads farther in South Dakota
PIERRE — Come August, the South Dakota Lottery debuts a new game at convenience stores and other lotto-ticket outlets. It's called EZ Match....
July 18, 2016 - 11:35am
May 9, 2016
Gaming in Deadwood drops in March from year earlier
DEADWOOD (AP) — Data released by the South Dakota Commission on Gaming show gaming in Deadwood fell slightly in March from a year earlier. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that there was roughly $95 million dropped in machines and on tables by gamers visiting Deadwood in March. That's...
May 9, 2016 - 11:52am
May 2, 2016
AGs not betting on internet gambling
DEADWOOD—No kids allowed on the casino floor. But they might have a slot machine in their pocket. Former Wisconsin Attorney General J.B....
May 2, 2016 - 7:06pm
April 20, 2016
Downtown drinking proposal in Deadwood meets with opposition
DEADWOOD (AP) — The owner of a saloon on Deadwood's Main Street wants patrons to be able to roam downtown with drinks in hand year-round rather than just during special events, but the idea doesn't sit well with some. Gunslingers Saloon owner Lacey Kirwan believes a relaxed alcohol...
April 20, 2016 - 8:34am
March 7, 2016
Deadwood gaming sees small gains in January
DEADWOOD (AP) — Deadwood Gaming officials say 2016 appears to be off to a good start, with January numbers showing small, positive gains. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that monthly data from the South Dakota Commission on Gaming shows that gamers dropped $85.2 million in Deadwood...
March 7, 2016 - 11:15am
September 21, 2015
Daily fantasy sports: Are they legal? Are they addictive?
FARGO -- For anyone who watches TV, listens to the radio or browses the web, the barrage of ads for daily fantasy sports sites like DraftKings...
September 21, 2015 - 11:56am
September 2, 2015
Revitalization plan unveiled for gambling town of Deadwood
DEADWOOD (AP) — Architects have unveiled an ambitious master plan for the Black Hills tourist and gambling town of Deadwood. The Rapid City Journal reports it calls for removal of at least two non-historic buildings to make way for park-like settings, fountains and streams,...
September 2, 2015 - 1:25pm
August 26, 2015
Bettors wager nearly $1M on new Deadwood games in 1st month
RAPID CITY (AP) — New games offered in the historic Black Hills gambling town of Deadwood attracted bettors who wagered nearly $1 million last...
August 26, 2015 - 4:31pm
June 14, 2015
OPINION: More, more and more:State needs gambling
PIERRE—Our state government wants more people to gamble more. And when people spend more on state-sponsored gambling, our state government can spend more, without taxing more the people who aren't gamblers. This is free will at its finest and its worst. I've known gambling...
June 14, 2015 - 3:38pm
April 24, 2015
Wild Card 2 ticket sold in South Dakota worth $6,000
PIERRE (AP) — A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in South Dakota is worth $6,000. State lottery officials say the ticket sold in Pierre matched all five white ball numbers, but missed the Wild Card in the Wednesday drawing to win the game's second prize. The winning numbers are 1, 8,...
April 24, 2015 - 2:05pm
March 3, 2015
Hot Lotto ticket sold in Yankton worth $9K in latest drawing
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota lottery officials say a ticket sold in Yankton is worth $9,000 in the latest Hot Lotto drawing. The ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Hot Ball to win the game's $3,000 third prize in Saturday's drawing. The ticket holder also...
March 3, 2015 - 11:52am