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Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge
Twins emphasis on nutrition goes down to farm club level
Petition signed by more than 1,700 urge school water balloon fight charges to be dropped
Lions Academy cut after two years of existence
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Amateur baseball roundup: Larson strikes out 16 as Mount Vernon takes down Platte
Mitchell Black loses season-opener
Late game 'fatigue' causing Lynx coach some worries
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Ada Jean Caffee
Ada Jean Caffee
Janice Marie Buckley
Opinion: Circus folding its tent
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
OUR VIEW: Critical to recognize EMS crews
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
August 18, 2015
Powerball changes improve prize odds; longer shot at jackpot
PIERRE (AP) — New rules for Powerball in South Dakota mean players have a better chance of winning a prize at the expense of a longer shot at the jackpot. The Legislative Rules Review Committee approved changes to the game Monday. The rules were first authorized by the state...
August 18, 2015 - 2:01pm
July 31, 2015
Lottery commissioners make odds worse, so Powerball jackpot will be harder to win
PIERRE — Sales of Powerball lotto tickets sagged 18 percent in South Dakota during the past year. The reason: People won jackpots too often. The effect: Jackpot amounts never grew large enough to stir more people to buy more tickets. The South Dakota Lottery Commission agreed...
July 31, 2015 - 8:41am
June 29, 2015
Mega Millions ticket sold in Spearfish worth $25,000
SPEARFISH (AP) — A Mega Millions ticket sold in Spearfish is worth $25,000 in the latest drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Mega Ball to win the game's $5,000 third prize in Friday's drawing, and an option...
June 29, 2015 - 11:35am
June 8, 2015
Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Arlington worth $6,000
ARLINGTON (AP) — A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Arlington is worth $6,000 in the latest drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched all five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card to win the game's second prize. The odds of winning it are1 in about 127,000. The...
June 8, 2015 - 9:40am
June 3, 2015
Nebraskan claims $97,589 lottery jackpot in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — A woman from Rushville, Nebraska, has claimed a $97,589 Dakota Cash lottery jackpot in South Dakota. Laura Landreth won the money in the May 13 drawing with a ticket she bought at a store in Spearfish. She collected the prize on Tuesday. Landreth says she'll...
June 3, 2015 - 1:43pm
May 27, 2015
Sturgis man claims Wild Card 2 lottery ticket worth $6,000
DEADWOOD (AP) — A Sturgis man has claimed a Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Deadwood worth $6,000. Lottery officials say Gary Elton bought the ticket that matched all five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card to pick up the game's second prize. The odds of winning it are...
May 27, 2015 - 1:37pm
Rapid City woman claims $30,000 third prize in Powerball
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City woman has claimed a $30,000 Powerball prize. South Dakota lottery officials say Mary Watson won the money in the May 20 drawing. Watson matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the $10,000 third prize, and an option...
May 27, 2015 - 10:57am
May 15, 2015
How the lottery exploits the desperation of the poor
WASHINGTON — What if I told you there was a $70 billion tax that the poor pay the most. You'd probably say that isn't very fair. But that's...
May 15, 2015 - 3:41pm
May 7, 2015
State water board draws names to set order for next water rights
PIERRE — Two Hutterian Brethren colonies won public drawings Thursday putting them first in line if the state Water Management Board someday makes additional water for irrigation available from two aquifers in Spink and Beadle counties. The board previously found the aquifers,...
May 7, 2015 - 4:57pm
May 4, 2015
Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Deadwood worth $15,000
DEADWOOD (AP) — A Mega Millions ticket sold in Deadwood is worth $15,000 in the latest drawing. The ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Megaball to win the game's $5,000 third prize. The buyer also purchased an option for $1 that tripled the winnings. The...
May 4, 2015 - 1:14pm
April 24, 2015
Wild Card 2 ticket sold in South Dakota worth $6,000
PIERRE (AP) — A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in South Dakota is worth $6,000. State lottery officials say the ticket sold in Pierre matched all five white ball numbers, but missed the Wild Card in the Wednesday drawing to win the game's second prize. The winning numbers are 1, 8,...
April 24, 2015 - 2:05pm
April 6, 2015
2 Wild Card 2 tickets sold in South Dakota worth $6,000
PIERRE (AP) — Wild Card 2 tickets sold in North Sioux City and Sioux Falls each are worth $6,000 in the latest drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the tickets matched all five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card in the Saturday drawing to win the game's second...
April 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
March 5, 2015
$53,679 Dakota Cash jackpot won in Bison
Pierre — A single ticket sold in Bison matched all five numbers in the March 4 drawing to win the $53,679 Dakota Cash jackpot. Winning numbers are 22, 25, 28, 29 and 33. The odds of winning the top prize in Dakota Cash are 1:324,632. The lucky ticket holder is advised to sign...
March 5, 2015 - 1:08pm
March 3, 2015
Hot Lotto ticket sold in Yankton worth $9K in latest drawing
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota lottery officials say a ticket sold in Yankton is worth $9,000 in the latest Hot Lotto drawing. The ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Hot Ball to win the game's $3,000 third prize in Saturday's drawing. The ticket holder also...
March 3, 2015 - 11:52am
February 26, 2015
Hot Lotto lottery ticket sold in Spearfish worth $9,000
PIERRE (AP) — A Hot Lotto ticket sold in Spearfish is worth $9,000 in the latest drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Hot Ball to win the game's $3,000 third prize in the Wednesday drawing. The ticket holder...
February 26, 2015 - 6:19pm