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Friday need-to-know: 5 stories
Teen angst surrounds MHS' latest musical 'Bye Bye Birdie'
Ethics amendment campaign submits signatures for 2018 ballot
SD officials join national conversation on opioid epidemic
Mexicans see models of Trump's 'impenetrable' wall, and they're not impressed.
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Place a Business Brief
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Mitchell looks to snap two-game skid
Prep Focus: Self-driven Schuyler leading Winner
Catching up with former area athletes: Sebern scores for Saints
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
September 8, 2017
Police suspect man fatally shot trying to break into home
SPENCER, Iowa (AP) — Authorities suspect a man fatally shot in Spencer was trying to break into a home. Thirty-year-old Nicolas Bandomo was...
September 8, 2017 - 10:55am
August 11, 2017
FBI raids Des Moines house where pipeline protesters live
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The FBI has raided a Catholic Worker House in Des Moines looking for property of two women accused of damaging an oil...
August 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2017
Man drives wrong way down highway, kills Iowa bride-to-be who had been at Bruno Mars concert
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- A Shakopee man has been charged with driving the wrong way while intoxicated and fatally crashing into an Iowa woman who...
August 8, 2017 - 9:24pm
August 2, 2017
Authorities search for chase suspect who injured deputy
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Several law enforcement agencies are searching for a man accused of leading officers on a chase from Iowa to South Dakota...
August 2, 2017 - 1:58pm
July 30, 2017
Fast-spreading trees a headache in Nebraska, Iowa, Dakotas
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Trees that suck up sunlight and groundwater at the expense of other prairie plants are creating new headaches throughout the Plains, including Nebraska, western Iowa and the Dakotas.
July 30, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 12, 2017
Man, 5-year-old boy fatally injured in northwest Iowa crash
SIBLEY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old boy and a man driving them have died after a collision in northwest Iowa. The accident occurred...
June 12, 2017 - 9:20am
June 6, 2017
Iowa biofuels promoter to plead guilty to fraud charges
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — An Iowa biofuels promoter and former stock broker plans to plead guilty to federal fraud charges, meaning he'll move...
June 6, 2017 - 7:17am
May 30, 2017
Man dies when road washes out, vehicle plunges into Mississippi River
A motorist was killed in Wisconsin when the road underneath him washed away. It happened early Tuesday morning, May 30, when the 59-year-old...
May 30, 2017 - 4:22pm
May 19, 2017
Planned Parenthood to close a third of its clinics in Iowa due to state cuts
Four of the 12 Planned Parenthood health centers in Iowa will have to close because of a new state law aimed at cutting off public funds to the...
May 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
May 15, 2017
Iowa congressman said making a man get maternity insurance was 'crazy.' A woman's reply went viral.
Between rounds of jeering that interrupted his every sentence, Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, took a little more than two minutes to explain what else...
May 15, 2017 - 8:34pm
May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
May 11, 2017
Mother sues school over alleged sexual abuse of her 10-year-old by teacher-coach
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — The mother of an alleged victim of sexual abuse has filed a lawsuit against the Sibley-Ocheyedan Community School District...
May 11, 2017 - 2:22pm
April 25, 2017
Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Buchanan County, Iowa - TMZ reports former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules is in jail for allegedly running into a tractor trailer, killing the driver,...
April 25, 2017 - 10:58am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm