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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
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Department of Agriculture seeks input on pollinator plan
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
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
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
July 26, 2016
Knife attacker in Japan kills 19 in their sleep at disabled center
SAGAMIHARA, Japan (Reuters) - A knife-wielding man broke into a facility for the disabled in a small town near Tokyo early on Tuesday and killed...
July 26, 2016 - 1:03pm
July 25, 2016
Report: Nineteen feared dead after knife attack in Japan
(Reuters) - Nineteen people were feared dead and as many as 24 others wounded after an attack by a knife-wielding man at a facility for the disabled...
July 25, 2016 - 5:24pm
April 14, 2016
Strong quake in Japan kills at least nine, nuclear plants safe
TOKYO (Reuters) - A strong earthquake hit southwestern Japan on Thursday, bringing down some buildings, killing at least nine people and injuring...
April 14, 2016 - 6:23pm
August 3, 2015
WikiLeaks says US spied on another ally: Japan
The United States has for years been intercepting phone calls between Japanese officials on sensitive issues including trade, climate change and bilateral relations, according to a cache of cables that anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks released Friday. With American and Japanese officials...
August 3, 2015 - 10:04am
July 21, 2015
SD Boy Scouts heading to Japan for world gathering
HURON (AP) — A group of South Dakota Boy Scouts is heading to Japan for a gathering of more than 30,000 Scouts from around the world. KSFY-TV reports Troop 222 in Huron is the only South Dakota group headed to the 23rd World Scout Jamboree. Boy Scouts from dozens of countries...
July 21, 2015 - 4:29pm
April 28, 2015
Giraffe from South Dakota zoo to be sent to Japan
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A young giraffe from a South Dakota zoo is about to begin an overseas trip to a new home. The almost 2-year-old giraffe from the Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History in Sioux Falls is being sent to Zoorasia in Yokohama, Japan. Elizabeth...
April 28, 2015 - 3:15pm
April 6, 2015
Wagon rolling from Letcher to Japan
LETCHER — Children in Japan will soon experience what it was like to ride in a stagecoach in the Old West. Hansen Wheel and Wagon Shop,...
April 6, 2015 - 5:34pm
January 9, 2015
In Japan, budding cooks learn how to make artistic sushi
TOKYO — Ken Kawasumi depicts Mt. Fuji not on canvas but in sushi, by elaborately arranging sliced salmon, mackerel and other ingredients. When...
January 9, 2015 - 2:48pm
April 25, 2014
MILBANK: Obama seems more a tourist than foreign policy leader in Asia
WASHINGTON — President Obama landed in Japan on Wednesday night and delivered an important message on behalf of the American people. “That’s some good sushi right there,” he said. Indeed it was. The president had just dined at Sukiyabashi Jiro, where the Michelin three-star...
April 25, 2014 - 4:10pm
January 28, 2013
Japan's new import rules to help US beef industry
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Japan's decision to ease restrictions on U.S. beef imports will provide a boost to the American meat industry, but tight supplies may limit how much exports can grow this year. Beef producers hope to restore Japanese sales to where they were before the first case...
January 28, 2013 - 4:20pm
July 31, 2012
Japanese ambassador urges SD to trade with Japan
PIERRE (AP) -- Japan's ambassador to the United States says he wants to see his nation conduct more business with South Dakota. Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki met Monday with South Dakota Gov.
July 31, 2012 - 7:41am
February 17, 2012
Wheat in Japan may drop most since 2009, cutting food costs
TOKYO -- Wheat prices in Japan, Asia's second-largest importer, may decline in April by the most since October 2009, putting food makers including Yamazaki Baking and Nisshin Seifun Group under pressure to cut prices. The price of wheat imported by the government for sale to flour...
February 17, 2012 - 8:23am
March 28, 2011
Toshiba sets up fund to assist devastated Japan
Toshiba's roots may be in Japan, but Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc.
March 28, 2011 - 5:49pm