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A Band Called Honalee to bring ‘60s folk rock music to Mitchell
Ravinia man charged with ramming vehicle, damaging grocery store
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
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South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Photos from the State Wrestling Tournament quarterfinals
NASCAR ponders how to make Great American Race great again
Kayser commits to DWU women’s basketball team
Home-court advantage benefitting Tiger women
Class B state wrestling preview: Titans' Urban looks for state success as a senior
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
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Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
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LETTER: When will GOP take its role seriously?
LETTER: Don't cut corners on the Corn Palace
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
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Joe & Kerrill Morrison
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
November 5, 2014
Service set for longtime Mammoth Site director
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — A memorial service will be held later this month for Larry Agenbroad, the longtime director and principal investigator at The Mammoth Site in southwestern South Dakota. Agenbroad died Friday at a Hot Springs retirement home. He was 81. The memorial service...
November 5, 2014 - 2:26pm