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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
Bormann qualifies for Symetra Tour golf event
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
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
October 12, 2015
Ethanol company helps Iowa city dispose of tons of trees
SPENCER, Iowa (AP) — The northwest Iowa city of Spencer is recycling more than 1,500 tons of wood waste by sending it to an ethanol plant to be burned. The Sioux City Journal reports the wood waste will help power the ethanol plant, and it won't cost the city of Spencer anything...
October 12, 2015 - 12:25pm
August 19, 2015
SD, Iowa soybean growers find common ground
South Dakota and Iowa have always been good neighbors. And now their soybean advocates are continuing the same tradition. Centering on water...
August 19, 2015 - 9:01pm
June 23, 2015
Firm seeks to build oil pipeline across Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A company that wants to build an oil pipeline across Iowa said it has purchased easements from nearly 60 percent of landowners, but some don't believe the claim. Activists say that online records show far fewer easement purchases, The Des Moines Register...
June 23, 2015 - 1:14pm
June 2, 2015
Authorities investigating death of Iowa woman found in SD
VERMILLION (AP) — Authorities are looking into the death of a 29-year-old Iowa woman whose body was found near a boat dock in southeastern South Dakota. Alicia Hummel, of Sioux City, Iowa, was found dead in Vermillion near the Myron Grove boat launch, which also is known as...
June 2, 2015 - 11:10am
April 18, 2015
No. 1 egg-producing state aims to keep bird flu out
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The discovery of bird flu on an Iowa turkey farm has raised serious concerns that the poultry-killing virus could find...
April 18, 2015 - 2:37pm
March 19, 2015
GUEBERT: What your friends are saying about you
"Nine GOP White House contenders did their best to sound more compelling and better-versed on farm-related matter than their competitors on March 7 as they were quizzed during and unusual showcase of agriculture policy on the presidential campaign trail." (Des Moines Register, March...
March 19, 2015 - 10:07am
February 9, 2015
Parkston's Reiff has 'tremendous upside'
PARKSTON -- Kirk Ferentz already likes what he sees in Brady Reiff. Reiff, a Parkston native, signed a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday...
February 9, 2015 - 10:38pm
November 12, 2014
$1.1B economic impact seen in Iowa oil pipeline
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — An analysis by a West Des Moines company says a proposed oil pipeline across Iowa would provide an economic impact of $1.1 billion to the state during two years of construction. The Des Moines Register reports that the analysis was prepared by Strategic...
November 12, 2014 - 11:21am