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Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
MTI students place fifth in national skills conference
Revised ordinance bans feeding stray animals
In victory for Trump, U.S. Supreme Court revives his travel ban
Multiple Mitchell roads to be closed Tuesday, Wednesday
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
Minor league baseball players lose appeal over wages
Former Tiger standout Hoek picked to lead DWU golf
MAC finishes second at Corn Palace Invite
McCook/Miner wins Lennox tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria takes down Parkston
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
June 23, 2017
Mellette school is 2nd in state to approve armed staffers
MELLETTE (AP) — A school in Mellette is the second in South Dakota to allow approved employees to carry guns. The American News reports that the Northwestern Area School Board approved the move unanimously this month. South Dakota lawmakers passed a school sentinel law in 2013,...
June 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
June 22, 2017
Some gun owners were disturbed by the Castile verdict, but the NRA has been silent
Amid the national fury over the death of Philando Castile at a traffic stop in July - a shooting made more horrific by his girlfriend's Facebook...
June 22, 2017 - 10:30am
April 10, 2017
MERCER: Fall River County controversy obscures history of courthouses
PIERRE — There is something afoot in Fall River County that goes deeper than whether guns can be carried in the Hot Springs courthouse...
April 10, 2017 - 10:18am
April 5, 2017
Mitchell trapshooting team sets its sights on success
Mitchell High School students are taking aim at a new club sport this spring. A trapshooting team has formed and will compete in the South Dakota...
April 5, 2017 - 10:32pm
March 29, 2017
After legislative defeat, gun bill backers to keep pushing
PIERRE (AP) — A bid to let people carry concealed handguns without a permit fell short during the 2017 legislative session in heavily conservative South Dakota, but supporters said Tuesday that its passage is only a matter of time. House lawmakers failed Monday to muster enough...
March 29, 2017 - 11:44am
March 23, 2017
Supporters press state lawmakers to overturn gun bill veto
PIERRE (AP) — Gun rights supporters are urging state lawmakers to overturn Gov. Dennis Daugaard's veto of a bill to allow people who can legally...
March 23, 2017 - 3:11pm
March 14, 2017
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
As mentioned in the past, I'm in the process of writing a book I've called A Dakota Rod and Nimrod. As the title reveals, it is primarily a collection of hunting- and fishing-related stories. The book is comprised of three sections: The Dakota Scene, Beyond Dakota Borders, and People...
March 14, 2017 - 10:31pm
March 7, 2017
South Dakota lawmakers send gun bills to unfriendly governor
PIERRE (AP) — A bill that would allow people to bring guns into the state Capitol is headed to Gov. Dennis Daugaard. The Senate voted 19-15...
March 7, 2017 - 11:15am
March 2, 2017
Senate panel endorses plan to allow guns in the Capitol
PIERRE (AP) — A bill that would allow people to bring guns into the state Capitol is one step away from the governor's desk after a Senate panel advanced it Wednesday to the chamber's floor.
March 2, 2017 - 11:41am
February 25, 2017
South Dakota 'gold card' pistol permit gets federal approval
PIERRE (AP) — A new South Dakota concealed pistol permit that supporters say will speed up gun shopping for permit holders has received federal approval. South Dakota officials said Friday that the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has determined that "gold...
February 25, 2017 - 10:26am
February 24, 2017
House approves bill to allow concealed carry without permit
PIERRE (AP) — The state House approved a bill Thursday that would allow people who can legally carry a concealed handgun in South Dakota to...
February 24, 2017 - 11:21am
February 21, 2017
SD lawmakers advance concealed carry bills to both chambers
PIERRE (AP) — Two nearly identical bills aiming to eliminate penalties for carrying a concealed weapon without a permit in South Dakota are...
February 21, 2017 - 5:10pm
February 16, 2017
Panel approves bill to allow concealed carry without permit
PIERRE (AP) — A state House panel approved a bill Wednesday that would allow people who can legally carry a concealed handgun in South Dakota to do so without a permit. The House State Affairs Committee voted 7-6 to send it to the full chamber. It's currently a misdemeanor for someone...
February 16, 2017 - 11:03am
February 10, 2017
Daugaard threatens veto of concealed gun legislation
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Thursday threatened to veto bills that would allow guns in the state Capitol and let people carry concealed handguns without a permit if the proposals are approved by the Legislature. The Republican governor praised South Dakota's "reasonable"...
February 10, 2017 - 12:22pm
January 13, 2017
Two men charged with taking 16 guns in Lake Andes
LAKE ANDES — Two area men were charged in late December with taking 16 guns worth nearly $18,000 from a rural Lake Andes residence. Daniel...
January 13, 2017 - 4:41pm