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The end of an era for Salem's Buhler Industries
County could pay thousands for pregnant woman to give birth in jail
Early dropouts in GOP presidential race 'more in line' with Sen. Thune
Fifth Avenue and Burr St. intersection closed
Circuit court cases from 7/26
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
The end of an era for Salem's Buhler Industries
Land-locked rancher awarded cash in sale of cattle rival said he owned
Fight over electricity for new grain elevator ends in a compromise
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
MAC swimmers set for state
Four Corners claims District 3B title
Kimball-White Lake tops Platte in region title game
Amateur baseball roundup: Mustangs stun Mudcats for state berth
Mitchell Black advances to title game
ACT goes under the sea
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Sophie Van Hyft
Alvira V. Spomer
Viola "Ole" Terveen
Leroy Harold Goehring
Constance "Connie" C. Perkins
OUR VIEW: Kudos to city's mosquito control efforts
Tragedies felt in South Dakota
Beating the S.D. heat; old style vs new style
Achieving regulatory reform and improving chemical safety laws
OPINION: Journalism needs a new generation of young reporters
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
December 3, 2014
DSU gets grant to help students with disabilities
MADISON — Dakota State University in Madison will use a $750,000 grant to offer education for students with disabilities in areas related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, or STEM. The five-year award is part of a $20 million grant the South Dakota Experimental...
December 3, 2014 - 12:00am
November 18, 2014
Former Corsica woman celebrates 90th birthday
Beverly Bamberg, Madison, formerly of Corsica, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Wednesday, Nov. 12, with her family. A card shower is requested. Greetings...
November 18, 2014 - 1:16pm
October 9, 2014
Dakota State online degree cited for quality, affordability
MINNEAPOLIS — Dakota State University in Madison has had its online bachelor’s degree in education named one of the most affordable and quality education degrees in the nation. DSU was the only South Dakota college or university so recognized. Nonprofit Colleges Online,...
October 9, 2014 - 11:58am
August 13, 2014
Dakota State University president resigns
By Kevin Burbach PIERRE (AP) — David Borofsky, president of Dakota State University for the past 2½ years, resigned unexpectedly Wednesday, citing the need for an immediate change in leadership at the Madison university. The South Dakota Board of Regents announced and accepted...
August 13, 2014 - 5:35pm
August 4, 2014
Dakota State U. basketball fieldhouse getting upgrade
MADISON (AP) — Dakota State University is working on a $509,000 project to improve its basketball fieldhouse and make it easier for fans to watch games. The Daily Leader reports that the project includes adding a new bleacher system, and painting the walls and sanding the floor...
August 4, 2014 - 2:37pm
August 1, 2014
Stolen credit card scam operating in southeast SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are searching for two women who are believed to have used stolen credit cards to buy $66,000 in gift cards from numerous businesses. Police say the women are working with at least six men, hitting stores around the region, including in...
August 1, 2014 - 10:29am
July 29, 2014
Post 61 eliminated from tourney by Madison 12-3
TABOR -- McCook/Miner Post 61 couldn't slow down Madison as it fell 12-3 in a semifinal game at the state B Legion baseball tournament Monday...
July 29, 2014 - 12:38am
July 28, 2014
Dakota Valley wins 13-14 teener state title
WINNER -- Dakota Valley won the 13-14 A teener state baseball tournament over Harrisburg 4-1 Sunday at Leahy Bowl in Winner. Dell Rapids took home third place beating Madison 8-5 Sunday. Parkston won the consolation bracket beating Milbank 7-2, earning fifth place Sunday in Winn...
July 28, 2014 - 12:12am
July 26, 2014
Parkston, Winner fall in 13-14 tourney
WINNER -- Harrisburg, Dell Rapids, Dakota Valley and Madison all earned first-round wins of the VFW 13-14 Class A state baseball tournament Friday at Leahy Bowl in Winner. Harrisburg won the opening game 9-3 over Parkston. Dell Rapids topped Spearfish 11-1 and Dakota Valley beat...
July 26, 2014 - 12:24am
July 18, 2014
More South Dakota statehood celebrations planned
PIERRE (AP) — More activities are planned across South Dakota to mark its 125th year of statehood. Madison will host an All-School Reunion and Prairie Music Festival July 26 for everyone who has attended or currently attends an area school. The annual Carthage Straw Bale...
July 18, 2014 - 5:43pm
July 17, 2014
New Madison water tank replaces 1 that collapsed
By Carson Walker MADISON (AP) — Six months after the 6,500 residents of the eastern South Dakota town of Madison were forced to limit water usage for two days when a storage tank collapsed, a new above-ground tank is online and town leaders are lobbying for help on a long-term...
July 17, 2014 - 3:30pm
May 28, 2014
Madison police investigate bar burglary, vandalism
MADISON (AP) — Police in Madison are investigating a bar burglary. Authorities tell the Madison Daily Leader that someone broke into Teezers Bar early Monday and took an undisclosed amount of money. Several video lottery machines were damaged. A $200 reward is being offered...
May 28, 2014 - 4:33pm
May 9, 2014
DeJong, Leighton engagement announced
Amanda DeJong and Tyler Leighton announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Dennis and Blanche DeJong, Avon; and Joe and Julie Walter,...
May 9, 2014 - 8:40pm
April 25, 2014
Madison using $1M from Legislature for water plans
MADISON (AP) — Town leaders in Madison aren't waiting for the U.S. government to move ahead with plans to connect to a new source of water. City engineer Chad Comes tells the Madison Daily Leader the South Dakota Legislature appropriated $1 million toward the effort. He...
April 25, 2014 - 8:49am
April 15, 2014
Madison man killed in crash
SALEM -- A Madison man died in a car accident west of Salem on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Aaron Hanson said at about 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, Gerald Kenneth Ottoson, 60, was driving a straight truck hauling fertilizer westbound on 252nd Street...
April 15, 2014 - 9:57pm