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Missouri River bridge at Chamberlain renamed to honor American Legion
Falling corn prices lead to high steer prices
SDSU cattle experts provide advice on marketing, seasonal prices and making money
Tribe buys former Springfield Academy as rehab center
Mitchell man appointed to state Transportation Commission
Area high school basketball roundup 12/19/2013: Sanborn Central/Woonsocket boys improve to 2-0 with win over Tripp-Delmont/Armour
Foreign exchange student ruled ineligible for MCS boys
DWU wrestling team staying in top 25
Today's events at the Corn Palace: 12/20/13
Friday's sports schedule: 12/20/13
REVIEW: ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug’
At the Movies
Mitchell couple to celebrate 65th anniversary
Card shower for Pitts requested
OPINION: Congress changing its ways?
GIAGO: 123 years later, America still has not apologized for Wounded Knee
OPINION: Mitchell should encourage novel, pie-in-sky ideas
WOSTER: Strong selections for hall of fame
THUNE: ‘Tis the season of giving
SD GF&P proposes 2014 bighorn sheep hunting season
WILTZ: Drawing an SD deer tag can be a matter of luck
Black Hills snowmobile season opened Sunday
Mitchell to host its first Audubon Christmas bird count since 1967
PHOTO: Ice fishing on Lake Mitchell
Mildred Rosina Klein
September 10, 2013
High school crews install trail posts at Wind Cave
WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — The hard work of about two dozen high school-aged volunteers will help hikers find their way through the backcountry at Wind Cave National Park. The Black Hills park says the two 11-person Student Conservation Association crews each spent three...
September 10, 2013 - 7:43am
June 3, 2013
First day of Crazy Horse hike draws 4,400 people
CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL (AP) -- More than 4,000 people hiked to the top of the Crazy Horse Memorial on the first day of this year's annual Volksmarch at the huge mountain carving in the Black Hills. This is the 28th year for the 6.2-mile round trip hike at the mountain where a sculpture...
outdoors / news / state
June 3, 2013 - 8:13am
May 28, 2013
Crazy Horse Volksmarch set for this weekend
CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL (AP) -- This year's Crazy Horse Volksmarch is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at the huge mountain carving. This is the 28th year for the hike. The 6.2-mile round trip hike attracted more than 11,000 people last year. The cost to participate is $3 and registration...
outdoors / life / state
May 28, 2013 - 12:19pm
April 8, 2013
USD prof leads Spirit Mound hike
VERMILLION (AP) -- The University of South Dakota earth sciences department led a leisurely spring hike up Spirit Mound on Saturday. Associate professor Mark Sweeney led the 10 a.m. walk, teaching about local geology, how the mound was formed and the geological processes influencing...
outdoors / news / state
April 8, 2013 - 10:15am
January 4, 2013
Mickelson Trail hosts Black Hills snowshoe hikes
PIERRE (AP) -- The George S. Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills will host three snowshoe hikes this winter. Hikes will be held at 1 p.m. MST on Saturday and Jan. 19, with both starting at the Englewood trailhead. The final hike will be held at 1 p.m. on Feb.
life / state
January 4, 2013 - 6:53am
October 12, 2012
2 hikes planned at Blood Run Nature Area
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Blood Run, a national historic landmark set to become South Dakota's first new state park in more than 50 years, is hosting two self-guided hikes this month. The picturesque acreage along the Big Sioux River was used by thousands of Oneota Indians into the early...
life / outdoors / state
October 12, 2012 - 7:07am
Construction begins on $1.16 nature center in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) -- Construction has started on a $1.16 million nature center building at the Dakota Nature Park in Brookings. The 5,300-square foot center will have a rustic appearance and overlook ponds in a corner of the park. Dakota Nature Park is a 135-acre property that once...
outdoors / news / state / fishing
September 12, 2012 - 3:12pm
September 5, 2012
Blood Run, future state park, to hold guided hikes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Blood Run, a national historic landmark set to become South Dakota's first new state park in more than 50 years, is hosting two guided hikes this month. The picturesque acreage along the Big Sioux River was used by thousands of Oneota Indians into the early 1700s,...
outdoors / state
September 5, 2012 - 10:42am