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Area departments respond to fires in Ethan, Presho, Reliance
City band director celebrates 50-year-long career
As a financial dispute ends, construction on Mitchell's new visitor center begins
For U.S. president, South Dakota voters have choices beyond Trump and Clinton
Dakotafest to host Hawks town hall
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Magic have their man: Powell to coach new team
Armour knocks out Chamberlain
State Legion roundup: Hartford/Humboldt, Milbank advance to title game
Dakota Magic tickets now on sale
State junior teener tournament: Gregory takes third place
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Roy C. Crisman, Jr.
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
December 17, 2015
Ice gives anglers cold shoulder
Lakes and ponds may look frozen, but anglers should think twice before stepping out on the ice right now. That's the message from Geno Adams,...
December 17, 2015 - 5:45pm
July 16, 2015
Scientists are speculating that Charon's dark spot is ice from Pluto
As scientists wait for a tidal wave of data from Pluto and its moons, they are peering through the existing photos and information to see what...
July 16, 2015 - 4:33pm
January 13, 2015
2 men found after ATV pierced ice, partly fell into river
PIERRE (AP) — Two South Dakota elderly men have been found safe after their all-terrain vehicle pierced the ice and partially fell into the Cheyenne River. KCCR-AM reports that the men were coyote hunting when the vehicle hit soft ice. The men did not fell into the water. Ron...
January 13, 2015 - 6:18pm
January 14, 2014
No injuries in 7-vehicle Watertown pileup involving school bus
WATERTOWN (AP) — Icy conditions in eastern South Dakota led to a low-speed pileup on a curve southwest of Watertown that involved a school bus, a semitrailer and five other vehicles. Codington County Sheriff Toby Wishard said no one was hurt in the crash early Tuesday. He didn't...
January 14, 2014 - 1:32pm
December 23, 2013
YEAR IN REVIEW: April: Spring storm slams area with snow, ice
A spring storm that blanketed much of the region in nearly a foot of snow and ice in mid-April left thousands without power for days, shut down...
December 23, 2013 - 11:51pm
June 12, 2013
Sioux Falls ice storm cost estimated at $9 million
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sioux Falls officials estimate that a three-day ice and snow storm in April cost the city $9 million. The storm that hit April 9 downed trees, tree branches and power lines in South Dakota's largest city, at one point knocking out power to more than 115,000 people...
June 12, 2013 - 2:51pm
May 7, 2013
Daugaard seeks disaster declaration for the state
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov.
May 7, 2013 - 3:14pm
May 6, 2013
Some major Sioux Falls road projects starting late
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Some of the 22 major road construction projects planned this season in South Dakota's largest city are starting later than expected because of prolonged winter weather, but they should be completed on time. Contractors should be able to make up the time lost to...
May 6, 2013 - 9:25am
April 30, 2013
SD governor asks damage assessment of ice storm
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency for a preliminary assessment of damages the recent ice storm caused to public and nonprofit property in southeastern South Dakota. Daugaard says teams of federal, state and local officials will...
April 30, 2013 - 8:40am
April 29, 2013
Contractors make millions in Sioux Falls cleanup
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Private contractors will take in more than $2 million helping the city of Sioux Falls cleanup from the ice storm that dropped tree limbs in the area earlier this month. After the ice storm began April 9, the city tapped private arborists and debris haulers to...
April 29, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
OUR VIEW: No public vote on ice arena necessary
We recently were asked: Why was there no public vote to decide whether the city should pursue its quest to add a second sheet of ice at the Mitchell...
April 18, 2013 - 8:13am
April 10, 2013
In towns without power, 'we're just huddling up'
ALEXANDRIA -- His rumpled cot in the background, Emergency Management Director Kevin Kayser was busy working his cell phone Wednesday at the...
April 10, 2013 - 7:59pm
35K still without power after storm pounds SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Xcel Energy says approximately 35,000 customers in South Dakota are still without power after a winter storm walloped the area. James Wilcox with Xcel says crews have been able to restore power to an estimated 25,000 people but adverse weather conditions are creating...
April 10, 2013 - 1:52pm
April 9, 2013
2nd wave brings freezing rain, snow to eastern SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A second wave of freezing rain and snow is getting ready to move through eastern South Dakota, prompting officials to tell residents to stay home and stay off the roads. Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether says residents need to hunker down, as the storm is going to...
April 9, 2013 - 4:08pm
Strong snow storm bears down on South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- An early spring storm walloped South Dakota early Tuesday with rain, thunder, heavy snow and strong winds, and cutting power...
April 9, 2013 - 3:58pm