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North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier
North Korea detains third U.S. citizen
Sec. Kelly: U.S. Homeland Security not targeting Dreamers
1 receives minor injuries when taxi van collides with Jeep
White House official: deal to avoid government shutdown could come today
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Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
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Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
KIRK: 'Gettin' a cow in' provides frustrations, yet good stories to share
Cougars cruise in home golf meet
Kernel boys better own relay record
Locals lead the way at Greenway Relays
Rosario's blast carries Twins by Tigers
Greenway puts his stamp on hometown meet
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 C. "Bobby" Douville, Sr.
Dennis LeRoy (Denny) Kringen
Richard J. Miller
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
LETTER: A look at recent changes
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
March 7, 2017
Bulldogs punch state ticket with Palace win
Madison is headed to the Class A state tournament after the second-seeded Bulldogs defeated No. 15 Hot Springs 67-30 on Tuesday night in the...
March 7, 2017 - 11:18pm
December 6, 2016
SD delegation battles to keep Hot Springs VA open
South Dakota's congressional delegation made efforts Tuesday to maintain veterans' access to health care within the state. The Hot Springs VA...
December 6, 2016 - 6:01pm
July 21, 2016
AG clears officer who shot man twice in Hot Springs
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says a Hot Springs officer who shot a man twice while responding to a disturbance call was justified in firing his weapon. A report released Thursday says officer Kyle Maciejewski shot 20-year-old Dylan Huff twice sometime...
July 21, 2016 - 5:48pm
July 19, 2016
Anti-human trafficking effort targets hospitality providers
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — An anti-human trafficking effort in western South Dakota is focusing on hospitality businesses ahead of the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Members of South Dakota's West River Human Trafficking Task Force and volunteers will be distributing posters, fliers and...
July 19, 2016 - 11:19am
June 22, 2016
Officer-involved shooting sends Hot Springs man to hospital
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — A man was taken to a hospital with undisclosed injuries after being shot by a police officer in Hot Springs. The Police Department and state Attorney General's Office say Hot Springs officers responded to a disturbance call at a residence about 1 a.m. Wednesday...
June 22, 2016 - 12:09pm
June 20, 2016
Julia Olson of Sioux Falls crowned Miss South Dakota
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Sioux Falls woman was crowned the new Miss South Dakota over the weekend at the annual pageant in Hot Springs. Julia Olson is a 23-year-old graduate of South Dakota State University. She will represent South Dakota in the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City,...
June 20, 2016 - 11:51am
March 31, 2016
$43 million veterans home dedicated in Hot Springs
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs has dedicated the newly constructed Michael J. Fitzmaurice Veterans Home in Hot Springs. Officials including Lt. Gov. Matt Michels and state Veterans Affairs Secretary Larry Zimmerman gathered for a ribbon-cutting...
March 31, 2016 - 11:27am
February 1, 2016
Rapid City donates squad cars to Oglala Lakota County
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — The Oglala Lakota County Sheriff's Department has doubled its fleet of squad cars thanks to a donation from the Rapid City Police Department. The Rapid City Council voted unanimously Jan. 18 to give two Chevrolet Impalas that were headed for retirement to Oglala...
February 1, 2016 - 11:16am
October 28, 2015
Study on closure of VA hospital in Hot Springs released
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs has released the results of a study that looks at the impact that relocating services and closing the historic hospital in Hot Springs would have on veterans and nearby towns. The report from Labat Environmental considers...
October 28, 2015 - 7:13pm
October 27, 2015
State delays move into Hot Springs veterans home
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs reports that move-in day for the newly constructed Michael J. Fitzmaurice Veterans Home in Hot Springs has been delayed. Veterans Affairs Secretary Larry Zimmerman says the project is nearing completion but the department...
October 27, 2015 - 5:42pm
July 6, 2015
VA hospital that once treated Civil War veterans could close
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Perched atop a bluff in the remote Black Hills, a veterans hospital built of thick blocks of pink sandstone and topped with red-tiled roofs in a Spanish mission style overlooks the tiny town of Hot Springs, South Dakota, and has provided recovering soldiers a...
July 6, 2015 - 11:31am
June 23, 2015
Hot Springs native wins Miss South Dakota competition
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — A new Miss South Dakota has been crowned. Miss Oahe, Autumn Simunek (shuh-mah-nik) of Hot Springs, was crowned Miss...
June 23, 2015 - 11:26am
May 15, 2015
Veterans in Hot Springs protesting closing of VA campus
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Veterans and residents of Hot Springs are marching through the town to protest what they see as the inevitable closure of the historic Veterans Affairs medical campus. The Save the VA group is organizing the march that begins at 8 a.m. Friday. They're dubbing...
May 15, 2015 - 1:52pm
May 4, 2015
Groom accused of raping bridesmaid gets 7 ½ years in prison
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — A Hot Springs man convicted of raping a bridesmaid on his wedding night has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison. Fall River County State's Attorney Jim Sword says a jury in January found Cleve Janis Jr. guilty of third-degree rape. Sword...
May 4, 2015 - 2:10pm
December 12, 2014
COLUMN: Preserving the Veterans Town
It's hard to believe it's been three years since our fight to save the Hot Springs VA Hospital began. On Dec. 12, 2011, the Department of Veterans...
December 12, 2014 - 12:04am