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Winging it on a prayer: churches are trying new ways to attract young followers
Davison County Magistrate Court June 19 through July 3
North Shore tour offers kayakers a glimpse of Split Rock shoreline
A night on the town -- and on the water
Sharing Duluth's outdoor adventures: Tour companies offer visitors guided experiences on trails and on the water
The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
Starbucks' latest bid to perk up sales growth: on-tap coffee
J.C. Penney to add toy sections in all stores
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
Amazon.com on pace to break sales record for 'Prime Day'
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Hutterite colony by Stratford plans to grow swine facility
OUR VIEW: To the farmers, thank you
Official on derailment: Track failure ‘a matter of time’
Column: I confess, I no longer pray for rain
Saturday's amateur baseball roundup: Salem stuns Colman in 4B opener
Spearfish drills Winner/Colome at Class B state Legion
Ex-teammate: Garcia can be 'pretty special'
Red Bulls blank Minnesota United for 5th in row
Ice-cool Froome on brink of fourth Tour triumph
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Flax oil good for humans, pets
Bee management practices continually changing
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Viola Grace Vander Tuin
Viola Grace Vander Tuin
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
LETTER: Sutton a great choice for SD
LETTER: Just say 'thank you' for the pool
LETTER: Consider image with new logo
OPINION: Dedicating time to traveling teams
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
South Dakota drought conditions affect pheasant population
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
Wiltz: What exactly was a mountain man?
Wiltz: Fishing and prairie dogs is a full SD day
Lori Vogt Bridal Shower
Richard 'Wally' Moe
Florence (Smith) Wilson
Jim and Connie Lynde
June 16, 2017
188 new Americans given citizenship oath at Mount Rushmore
KEYSTONE (AP) — Mount Rushmore was the backdrop as nearly 200 people became new citizens of the United States. The U.S. District Court of South Dakota held a naturalization ceremony Thursday for 188 people at the national landmark symbolizing American freedom and the nation's history....
June 16, 2017 - 12:35pm
June 4, 2017
Company wants to move gold search from Keystone to Rochford
ROCHFORD (AP) — A Canadian company wants to move its search for gold almost 40 miles northwest from its current location in Keystone. Mineral Mountain Resources wants to drill up to 120 exploratory near Rochford, which was a gold-mining hub in the late 1800s, the Rapid City Journal...
June 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 28, 2017
Multi-billion dollar sale to change tourism in Keystone
KEYSTONE (AP) — The new owners of nearly 50 tourist-based hotels, restaurants and shops in a western South Dakota town say they plan to take...
April 28, 2017 - 11:16am
February 21, 2017
Officials threaten to shut down septic system in Keystone
KEYSTONE (AP) — Federal regulators are threatening to shut down a septic system at a hotel near Mount Rushmore National Memorial. The Rapid City Journal reports that officials say The Lodge at Mount Rushmore has discharged wastewater onto a neighbor's land and could be contaminating...
February 21, 2017 - 1:03pm
May 20, 2016
Keystone woman fed up with Mount Rushmore helicopter tours
KEYSTONE (AP) — A Keystone woman is fed up with the noise of helicopter tours around Mount Rushmore. Kathy Hackett says the dozens of daily flights during the tourist season are disruptive. She gathered dozens of signatures on a petition given to the town board seeking a forced...
May 20, 2016 - 4:57pm
May 2, 2016
Fireworks likely source of Mount Rushmore water pollution
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Past fireworks displays at Mount Rushmore National Memorial are the likely source of a pollutant found in water within the site in western South Dakota, according to a government report released Monday. The U.S. Geological Survey findings show the contaminant...
May 2, 2016 - 3:40pm
April 14, 2016
Mount Rushmore achieves climate-friendly park status
KEYSTONE (AP) — Mount Rushmore National Memorial has achieved "climate-friendly park" status thanks to energy reduction, waste management and other efforts that the park has undertaken since 2007. The designation is part of a National Park Service plan that focuses on sustainability....
April 14, 2016 - 11:31am
February 9, 2016
Mount Rushmore Society buys green space near memorial
KEYSTONE (AP) — The Mount Rushmore Society says it has bought 15 acres of land near the intersection of Highway 244 and 16A in Keystone to preserve and maintain the green space bordering Mount Rushmore National Memorial. The Mount Rushmore Society announced the purchase as one of...
February 9, 2016 - 12:26pm
December 17, 2015
With federal permit now rejected, opponents want Keystone XL pipeline blocked from SD
PIERRE — The state Public Utilities Commission will decide Tuesday whether to dismiss the permit for TransCanada to build its Keystone XL oil pipeline through South Dakota. TransCanada currently is waiting for the commission to decide a different issue: Whether to accept the company’s...
December 17, 2015 - 2:22pm
November 2, 2015
TransCanada asks US to suspend pipeline application review
TORONTO (AP) — After waiting seven years for a decision, the company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline from Canada to Texas has asked the U.S. State Department to suspend its review of the project. The move comes as the Obama administration increasingly appeared likely to...
November 2, 2015 - 8:45pm
October 7, 2015
Mobridge, Keystone to assess pedestrian-friendliness
PIERRE (AP) — The communities of Mobridge and Keystone are getting a state Department of Health grant to help assess the Sioux Falls towns' pedestrian-friendliness. Chronic disease prevention and health promotion administrator Linda Ahrendt says an average of just 22 minutes...
October 7, 2015 - 2:30pm
March 28, 2015
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
To the Editor: Mavis Hambeck recently sent a letter to the editor wherein she castigates our congressional delegation for their support of the Keystone XL pipeline. Has Ms. Hambeck ever heard of the bad balance of trade problems that have been plaguing the U.S. dollar? This is when...
March 28, 2015 - 9:20am
February 11, 2015
COLUMNS: Time to build
It's a project that would support approximately 42,100 jobs, according to the U.S. State Department. It's a project that would generate millions...
February 11, 2015 - 12:59pm
January 29, 2015
Keystone passes in U.S. Senate, faces Obama veto
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Republicans in the U.S. Senate made good on a pledge to pass the long-pending Keystone XL oil pipeline on Thursday,...
January 29, 2015 - 4:47pm
January 2, 2015
TransCanada's second pipeline faces dismissal challenge to its state permit
PIERRE — The state Public Utilities Commission faces a decision Tuesday whether to dismiss the application by TransCanada to certify its existing permit to construct the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline through South Dakota. The Yankton Sioux Tribe seeks the dismissal in an...
January 2, 2015 - 4:23pm