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Western SD school district closing area due to high heat
1 count dismissed against man accused of threatening feds
2 killed in Pennington County motorcycle crash
Future of livestock barn destroyed in fire uncertain
Deadwood hotel occupancy numbers best since 2006
SDSU Extension offering farm management classes for women
Feeding damaged wheat to cattle may help salvage the crop
Report: Landlords rent out 17.3M acres of SD farmland
South Dakota corn and sorghum crops starting to mature
Extension educator: cattle feed an option for damaged wheat
MV/P cruises past K/WL 40-18
Area high school football roundup: Cropsey leads Lyman with 4 TD passes
This weekend's sports schedule
Tigers ready for duel against No. 14 Ottawa
DWU volleyball splits pair of contests at Corn Palace Classic
September wedding planned by couple
US Navy country band to perform in Aberdeen Friday night
Fort Randall Casino not holding annual concert
Kenny Rogers kicks off State Fair entertainment
Kimball couple to celebrate 55th
Jim Lee Davis
Dennis Lee Kauer
Carl D. Harmon
Denise R. Williams-Blaine
OPINION: General aviation supports SD agriculture
OPINION: Lend a hand to your lender
OPINION: Hey, mistakes happen
OPINION: Now hear this
OPINION: The future is here
Group says focus should be on pheasant habitat
Where will my next adventure take me?
SD GF&P searching for adequate number of resident Canada geese
OPINION: The curse of the banana strikes again
Fishing license sales set another record in North Dakota
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