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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Mitchell's $202K waterslide one formality away from reality
Gift boosts Dakota State's cybersecurity program
SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services
Sanford awarded grant to study Native American, rural health
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
State amateur baseball tournament brings in $54K
Experienced Kernels ready for new season
Players stepping into new roles for DWU volleyball team
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
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
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
April 18, 2014
More than $1 million in raised for railroad rehabilitation
Rails to the Future announced recently that more than $1 million has been raised in local match for the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant the state of South Dakota is applying for. The State's TIGER grant application is seeking $12.6 million for...
April 18, 2014 - 8:35pm
April 10, 2014
Federal grant to help SD schools in math, science
PIERRE (AP) — More than 100 teachers from across South Dakota will participate in a university and K-12 partnership program with the support of federal dollars. University science, math and education faculty will work with teachers and administrators from high-need districts....
April 10, 2014 - 11:13pm
February 11, 2014
SD gets funds from breast cancer group
PIERRE — A $37,500 grant from the National Breast Cancer Foundation will help provide mammograms for eligible women in South Dakota. The funding comes to the Department of Health’s All Women Count! breast and cervical cancer screening program and there is the potential for an...
February 11, 2014 - 7:18am
February 10, 2014
Mount Rushmore memorial gets $400K from nonprofit
The Mount Rushmore Society raises money each year and works with the National Park Service. In 2013, the society contributed $35,000 to continue...
February 10, 2014 - 7:31am
February 6, 2014
Avera gets $300K grant
SIOUX FALLS -- Through a federal grant awarded to Avera Health, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and Nebraska are among 25 states to benefit from investments in rural telecommunications to expand access to education, create jobs and improve access to health care. Avera Health has received...
February 6, 2014 - 9:05pm
February 5, 2014
Mitchell academy gets $1.2M grant
Gov. Dennis Daugaard is showing exactly how vital he believes career and technical education will be to South Dakota's future. Wednesday, Daugaard...
February 5, 2014 - 11:12pm
January 15, 2014
Million-dollar grant benefits MTI equipment
Mitchell Technical Institute is getting a million-dollar boost. MTI has received about $1.15 million of state grant money to help upgrade equipment in six of the school’s programs. The money, which is from a state-awarded Future Fund grant, is one of the steps Gov. Dennis...
January 15, 2014 - 9:40pm
January 13, 2014
Rural Woonsocket barn gets Deadwood grant
PIERRE — Historic preservation projects in Aberdeen, Iroquois, Sioux Falls and the Woonsocket vicinity recently received matching grants from the South Dakota State Historical Society. The grants are awarded through the State Historical Society’s Deadwood Fund grant program....
January 13, 2014 - 7:52pm
January 11, 2014
Mitchell Area Charitable Foundation gets $50,000 grant, meets $200,000 goal
The Mitchell Area Charitable Foundation received a $50,000 grant Friday for achieving its $200,000 fundraising goal. “It’s big,” said Doug...
January 11, 2014 - 10:53am
November 21, 2013
SD Corn Growers gets $99,983 grant
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded a $99,983 grant to the South Dakota Corn Growers Association to provide risk-management education for farmers through a series of seminars that focus on advanced information and training. The SDCGA is partnering with Farm Credit Services...
November 21, 2013 - 9:13pm
Pierre ag group gets $200K federal grant
By Northern Plains News Value-Added Agriculture Development Center Inc. in Pierre has been awarded a $200,000 USDA grant to provide technical assistance to agribusinesses. Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the award Wednesday as one of 34 organizations receiving $6 million to...
November 21, 2013 - 8:49pm
November 20, 2013
Letcher Fire Department gets $2K equipment grant
LETCHER — Letcher Volunteer Fire Department, located in Sanborn County, received a $2,000 Working Here Fund grant to support the purchase of equipment needs, including a new frame tank replacement liner and hoses. The grant is provided through Farm Credit Services of America’s...
November 20, 2013 - 6:27am
November 8, 2013
SD rolling out cardiac care program
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota is about to roll out a new program to improve cardiac care around the state. Gov. Dennis Daugaard is expected to detail the effort in a news conference Friday morning. He'll be joined by officials from the Helmsley Charitable Trust, which is providing...
November 8, 2013 - 6:02am
October 29, 2013
Grant to help research unmet health needs in SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A charitable trust established by the late hotel and real estate baroness Leona Helmsley is providing $1.4 million to research unmet health care services and needs in South Dakota. Officials say there currently is not an accurate estimate of the unmet health...
October 29, 2013 - 10:34am
October 14, 2013
Crow Creek group gets culture grant
FORT THOMPSON — Hunkpati Investments has received a $15,875 grant from First Nations Development Institute’s Native Youth and Culture Fund. The money will support a one-year project, Dakota Culture Integration, which will focus on serving local youth of the Crow Creek tribal...
October 14, 2013 - 10:25pm