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Wesleyan students use winter break for trip to Uganda
Minnesota congressman joins 30 others in skipping Trump inauguration
Britain will not seek 'half in, half out' EU deal, May says
Aurora County alcohol sting held
MLK's daughter says 'God can triumph over Trump'
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Week of Jan. 16 South Dakota Prep Basketball Polls
Athlete of the week: MCM's Laetsch racking up the assists
Cubs race past Titans
Mitchell Christian nets second win
Area basketball roundup: Freeman flies past Lyman
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
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WOSTER: Telling it true, verifying the facts
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
December 2, 2016
No. 3 Iowa tops SDSU wrestling 29-8
BROOKINGS—In front of a record crowd of 4,087, the No. 3 Iowa Hawkeyes topped No. 20 South Dakota State University 29-8 in a wrestling dual at Frost Arena on Friday in Brookings. Iowa won the first five matches of the contest and remained unbeaten in duals this season. Wagner...
December 2, 2016 - 10:47pm
November 30, 2016
Protesting woman arrested at Iowa Utilities Board building
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A woman has been arrested after protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline at the Iowa Utilities Board building in Des Moines and demanding a meeting with the board's chairwoman. The Des Moines Register reports that Jessica Reznicek was arrested Wednesday...
November 30, 2016 - 4:39pm
November 20, 2016
Mitchell native Macy Miller hits game-winner, named MVP
IOWA CITY, Iowa—South Dakota State junior Macy Miller scored the game-winning jumper at the buzzer as the Jackrabbits defeated Iowa, 66-64,...
November 20, 2016 - 7:43pm
November 7, 2016
Some Iowa landowners complain about oil pipeline work
ROCKWELL CITY, Iowa (AP) — Some Iowa landowners are raising concerns about construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, saying crews have left behind debris, released cattle from grazing areas and disrespected their land. The Des Moines Register reports that the complaints have...
November 7, 2016 - 12:04pm
November 3, 2016
Ambush killing of Iowa officers 'a cowardly act of calculated murder,' police chief says
DES MOINES - A day after police in Iowa captured a man they say killed two officers in a pair of brazen ambushes, authorities here said they...
November 3, 2016 - 1:25pm
November 2, 2016
Suspect in fatal ambush of two Iowa police officers captured
DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Police in Iowa said on Wednesday they have captured a man suspected of killing two police officers hours earlier...
November 2, 2016 - 10:09am
October 31, 2016
8 protesters arrested Saturday on oil pipeline route in Iowa
ROCKWELL CITY, Iowa (AP) — Eight people are facing trespassing charges after protesting in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline in northwest Iowa this weekend. The Omaha World-Herald reports the Calhoun County Sheriff's office says the arrests happened Saturday on a farm near...
October 31, 2016 - 11:36am
Sioux City police release details in parking lot shooting
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Police say a Sioux City restaurant parking lot had been a meeting spot for a man who apparently killed himself after shooting the woman he had been meeting there. On Tuesday police released the pair's names. The dead man was identified as 46-year-old Michael...
August 31, 2016 - 11:57am
August 12, 2016
Iowan accused of desecrating US flag in oil pipeline protest
SOMERS, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who flew a U.S. flag upside down under a Chinese flag to protest future placement of an oil pipeline near his home has been charged with desecrating the American banner. Homer Martz told The Messenger the pipeline will be placed without his consent...
August 12, 2016 - 11:05am
July 15, 2016
Fifth suspect in South Dakota robberies arrested in Iowa
BROOKINGS (AP) — A suspect in a pair of armed robberies in South Dakota's Brookings County has been arrested in Iowa. The U.S. Marshals Service Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force says 28-year-old transient James Harris was arrested without incident Thursday in Sioux City. Brookings...
July 15, 2016 - 11:26am
June 21, 2016
Bakken pipeline will run under sacred tribal site in Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials will allow work on a four-state oil pipeline to go forward after the company submitted a plan to avoid disrupting an American Indian burial ground. Department of Natural Resources spokesman Kevin Baskins tells The Des Moines Register that Texas-based...
June 21, 2016 - 3:29pm
June 6, 2016
Iowa board votes to allow pipeline work to begin in state
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Texas company may begin construction on an oil pipeline in areas for which the company has approval but are not under federal jurisdiction, the Iowa Utilities Board said Monday despite opposition from environmental and citizen action organizations and landowners...
June 6, 2016 - 3:29pm
April 4, 2016
South Dakota approves in-state tuition for Iowa students
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents has approved a plan to offer in-state, undergraduate tuition to new Iowa students at four of its public universities. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports the plan to attract more Iowa students to South Dakota was approved...
April 4, 2016 - 1:29pm
February 18, 2016
Plane flying from Sioux Falls to Chicago makes stop in Iowa
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A plane flying from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Chicago had to make an emergency landing at the Waterloo airport. An American Airlines/Envoy flight carrying 26 passengers and three crew members landed safely in Waterloo after smoke was spotted in the cabin...
February 18, 2016 - 5:41pm
October 22, 2015
Iowa judge dismisses lawsuit over proposed oil pipeline
CHEROKEE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the Iowa Utilities Board's authority to give the power of eminent domain to an out-of-state developer of an oil pipeline through Iowa. The Messenger reports that Judge Carl Petersen said in an order...
October 22, 2015 - 1:12pm