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Minor injuries reported after vehicle enters slough near Stickney
Rollover injures two, closes portion of I-90 near Presho
Authorities identify Parker man killed in 1-vehicle crash
Zinke, Noem announce Trump rollback for outfitters, guides
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Corn Palace updates brings new display options
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
Soybeans spread to southwestern ND
Zunino's 12th-inning HR leads Mariners past Twins
Warriors rout Rockets to force Game 7
Second-half surge leads Minnesota past Montreal
Gregory's Voigt closes career with mile runner-up finish
MVP boys break Class A medley record
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Steven T. Stroh
JoAnn K. Houser
LETTER: Jackley to find solutions for SD
LETTER: Congress undermining youth
LETTER: Here rests in honored glory a comrade in arms
OPINION: The reason for Memorial Day has not changed; remembrance
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Battling South Dakota's beaver problems
ND angler's walleye breaks 60-year record
Dennis & Joan Selfridge
May 18, 2018
Historic Green Lake bed & breakfast to close
SPICER, Minn. — A historic Spicer community landmark that operates as a restaurant and bed and breakfast on the southeast shore of Green...
May 18, 2018 - 10:32am
April 29, 2018
Mercer: Learning a new word in search for a history
PIERRE — Synecdoche. Didn't have a clue about definition. Or pronunciation. Never typed it until the other morning. Just wasn't something...
April 29, 2018 - 3:42pm
April 20, 2018
Historian: Interstate 29 benefits South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS — A U.S. senator from South Dakota saw a promising future if federal officials extended Interstate 29 to Canada rather than end it at Interstate 90 in Sioux Falls, a historian from Aberdeen said Friday. U.S. Sen. Francis Case also was responsible for the I-229 bypass...
April 20, 2018 - 4:37pm
Plankinton native speaks of SD suffrage history
SIOUX FALLS — This year marks the centennial of South Dakota men changing the state constitution and giving women the right to vote. Ruth Page Jones told the story Friday during the Center for Western Studies annual conference at Augustana University. She grew up at Plankinton...
April 20, 2018 - 4:11pm
March 30, 2018
Female vets keep fighting to be written into history
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - When Jenny Pacanowski took the floor, she stood tall, looked straight into the crowd and told her story just like this: When...
March 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 27, 2018
Gone with the wind — Educator brings to light women's history for the future
It's hard to make history with an invisible role model. An informal survey of third- and fourth-graders at L.B. Williams Elementary reveals that...
March 27, 2018 - 7:10am
March 15, 2018
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
We rarely portray Neanderthals, our close relatives, as telegenic. Museum exhibits give them wild tangles of hair, and Hollywood reduces them...
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
March 9, 2018
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
Since March is National Women's History Month, I've been reflecting on a few stories I've been told about a woman in our family lineage whose...
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
February 25, 2018
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
It had been a long week after an exhausting summer. On Sept. 14, 1787, delegates at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia put down their...
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
February 22, 2018
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
Two millennia ago, a small Greco-Roman temple in present-day Turkey awed and enthralled its residents. Just beyond its stone gate, in a grotto...
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
February 19, 2018
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
During the Civil War, the precious document was hidden behind wallpaper in a home in Virginia to keep Union soldiers from finding it. Later,...
February 19, 2018 - 1:57pm
January 29, 2018
Commentary: Want a free press? Then protect - and celebrate - whistleblowers.
Steven Spielberg's acclaimed film "The Post" heroizes the role of The Washington Post in publishing the Pentagon Papers - the top-secret history of decision-making in the Vietnam War. It is an alluring tale that celebrates the press as an essential check on an unfettered presidency,...
January 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
January 22, 2018
MERCER: There was a time when one-upmanship worked
PIERRE — Patrick Kane was his name, a Democrat from Sioux Falls, who in the 1990 legislative session was in year four of the six he would...
January 22, 2018 - 7:00am
January 12, 2018
'Greatest Generation' honored with commemorative coins
Bud Delancey entered the U.S. Air Force as an 18 year old in 1942. He served in the Eighth Air Force, an attachment to Patton's Third Army, and...
January 12, 2018 - 4:06pm
January 4, 2018
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
Heavy snow blew horizontally across the frozen Chesapeake Bay into the faces of the 16 men in Crisfield, Maryland, who were loading sleds with...
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm