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Elon Musk outlines plans to put humans on Mars
Two Bon Homme Co. teens charged with raping 18-year-old woman
Obama's climate legacy under fire as power plan faces test
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Grandmother now also charged in Pine Ridge boy's death
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Julie L. Lang
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
July 26, 2016
Tuesday storm brings golf ball-sized hail to Lyman Co.
KENNEBEC—Pea-to-golf ball-sized hail was reported during a storm that moved through the region Tuesday night. According to the Lyman County...
July 26, 2016 - 7:40pm
July 29, 2015
Early week storms cause damage across South Dakot
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Storms early this week have caused damage across South Dakota. Hail as big as baseballs fell in Hill City on Monday, and smaller but more intense hail combined with rain stranded some vehicles in the middle of streets in Custer. A home in Rapid Valley was...
July 29, 2015 - 10:55am
July 24, 2015
PHOTOS: Storm dumps hail in Alpena, tornadoes spotted
See the article and video here: NWS: Tornado touches down near Alpena, moves northeast See a video of lightning in Mitchell here: Lightning...
July 24, 2015 - 10:39am
July 15, 2015
Summer hail prompts use of snowplows in South Dakota city
RAPID CITY (AP) — A brief but intense hailstorm that dropped as much as 4 inches of slippery pellets in a South Dakota city prompted officials to call out snowplows in the middle of summer. Pennington County Sheriff's Deputy Matthew Jackson tells the Rapid City Journal that...
July 15, 2015 - 3:48pm
June 28, 2015
Storm reports: Structural damage, destroyed crops, downed power lines
A storm Saturday evening that produced hail and 90 mph winds caused structural damage north of Mount Vernon in northwest Davison County. Kerry...
June 28, 2015 - 12:11am
June 19, 2015
A hail of a claim: Insurer says SD was No. 1 in hail claims in '14
According to a national insurance company, South Dakota was the top state for hail damage in 2014. So goes spring and summer in South Dakota,...
June 19, 2015 - 4:42pm
June 7, 2015
Weekend storm brings hail, no damage reported
A brief hail storm rolled through Charles Mix and Bon Homme counties Saturday evening. The Sioux Falls National Weather Service said ping pong ball-sized hail was reported in Marty at 7:15 p.m. and quarter-sized hail was reported west of Avon at 6:49 p.m. Neither Charles Mix or...
June 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 3, 2015
Storms bring heavy rain and large hail to the Dakotas
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Storms that have passed through the Dakotas this week have dumped heavy rain and large hail and spawned funnel clouds. Storms late Tuesday dropped hail as large as golf balls in the southwestern North Dakota community of Glen Ullin. Resident Amy Heinle...
June 3, 2015 - 10:50am
May 11, 2015
Twin weather systems unleash storms across the country
DENVER (AP) — Tornadoes skipped across the Midwest, days of rain caused rivers to overflow in the West, and Tropical Storm Ana made landfall near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on Sunday before being downgraded to a tropical depression. It was another day of wild weather from...
May 11, 2015 - 8:53am
April 27, 2015
NWS hears report of golf-ball sized hail southwest of Loomis
According to the National Weather Service, Davison County had the largest reported hail after Friday's thunderstorm. Meteorologist Kerry Hanko said a report of golf-ball sized hail came from 4 miles southwest of Loomis. In Mitchell, hail covering the ground as large as 1-inch in...
April 27, 2015 - 8:34pm
August 4, 2014
Big hailstone trend continues in region
There's not much correlation to the back-to-back weekend storms that produced baseball-sized hail in the south central part of the state, according to the National Weather Service. Seven days after a 2.75-inch hailstone was recorded by a weather spotter east of Corsica during a storm...
August 4, 2014 - 6:01pm
August 3, 2014
Large hail falls in area counties
Multiple severe thunderstorms formed and produced large size hail over Brule, Aurora and Charles Mix counties Saturday night. The entire storm event started southwest of Stickney at around 7:36 p.m. before moving southeast and ending at 9:30 p.m.
August 3, 2014 - 9:58pm
June 17, 2014
Rain, hail and lightning hit Mitchell area
Hail, lightning and heavy rains marked much of the region Monday, as a strong storm whipped through southeastern South Dakota. Lightning streaked...
June 17, 2014 - 6:27am
June 16, 2014
Golf ball-size hail reported southwest of Baltic
BALTIC (AP) — The National Weather Service says golf ball-size hail has been reported southwest of Baltic. Meteorologist Todd Heitkamp in Sioux Falls says a severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for all of southeast South Dakota. A number of severe thunderstorm warnings...
June 16, 2014 - 3:18pm
June 6, 2014
Storm damages hundreds of vehicles in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls auto body shops are in for a busy summer after a storm that pelted the metro area with pea- to golf ball-size hail, damaging hundreds of vehicles. No injuries were immediately reported from the Thursday afternoon storm, which dropped heavy rain...
June 6, 2014 - 11:38am