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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
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
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
August 31, 2016
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
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