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'People thrown everywhere': Police say suspect in S.C. cemetery crash wanted revenge
Repeal? Replace? Both? Neither? Cloud of confusion hangs over health care bill
Teens watched, laughed and filmed as a Florida man drowned in a pond
In special way, Southwest Minnesota memorial honors 19-year-old who died in Iraq
Trump asked his advisers about his power to pardon himself in connection to Mueller's Russia investigation
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'
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
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
Amateur baseball roundup: Angels blast Rockets
Wild comeback sends Post 18 to state
Royals ready to play well as hosts
Platte/Geddes looking for timely hitting at state
McCook/Miner preps for state run
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
Francis L. DeRouchey
Viola Grace Vander Tuin
Lauren C. Meiers
THUNE: The internet needs a law, not a regulation
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
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
McMillan 40th anniversary
Sibson 25th anniversary
January 18, 2016
Wild Card 2 lottery game ending in Dakotas, 2 other states
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A lottery game in the Dakotas and two other states is ending next month due to a drop in popularity. The Wild Card 2 game will conduct its final draw on Feb. 24. Players will be able to purchase advance tickets up to the final date. Winners must claim Wild...
January 18, 2016 - 5:57pm
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