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Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
SD man sent to prison for placing ad on Craigslist inviting men over for sex at woman's home
Four juveniles lead police on high-speed chase near Chamberlain
New Runnings store being built in Winner
Five dead, around 40 injured in UK parliament 'terrorist' attack
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
Vikings RB Murray has surgery on ankle
Rosters set for Three-Class Shootout Saturday in Salem
USA Hockey postpones training camp amid wage dispute
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Paul "Bud" Johnson, Jr.
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
September 24, 2015
School on Standing Rock votes to stop using 'midget' mascot
MCLAUGHLIN (AP) — A South Dakota school district on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation is abandoning its nickname and mascot because it is offensive to little people. The midget has been the mascot of McLaughlin School District since 1929, but the board voted to drop it this...
September 24, 2015 - 10:48am
June 18, 2014
NFL's Redskins' 'disparaging' trademark canceled by U.S. patent office
By Mason Levinson and Susan Decker WASHINGTON — The Washington Redskins football team's trademark registration for its nickname was canceled Wednesday by a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office appeals board, limiting the club's ability to prevent its use by others. The ruling...
June 18, 2014 - 2:33pm
March 14, 2013
Time extended to vote for Cornelius
Voting for the regional round of USA Today's High School Sports Best Mascot competition, which features Mitchell High School's Cornelius, has...
March 14, 2013 - 8:36pm
March 9, 2013
Cornelius' roots go back 50 years
Fifty years ago, three Mitchell High School seniors thought the Kernels needed a mascot. So, Ellen Jo Baron, Pat Jirsa and Roberta Andersen...
March 9, 2013 - 8:28am
March 6, 2013
Cornelius named SD's top mascot
Cornelius grinned from ear to ear when he was announced the state's best mascot Tuesday in online voting conducted by USA Today High School Sports. ...
March 6, 2013 - 6:40am
May 2, 2012
Judge tosses Spirit Lake tribe's suit against NCAA
May 2, 2012 - 7:49am
May 1, 2012
SDSU joining growing number of schools to snub UND over 'Fighting Sioux' mascot
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The leader of University of North Dakota's alumni says South Dakota State has joined a growing number of schools that won't...
May 1, 2012 - 10:48am
February 25, 2012
SD lawmakers say no to buffalo mascot bill
PIERRE -- The buffalo bill was shot down Friday morning at the Legislature. No one testified against it, but the House of Representatives committee on state affairs, nonetheless, set aside legislation that would have designated the American bison as South Dakota's state mascot. ...
February 25, 2012 - 9:01am
February 3, 2012
Bison on way to becoming official South Dakota mascot
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota has a state bread, state soil, state sport and even state grass. Soon, it could also have a state mascot in the bison. Republican Sen. Tom Nelson of Lead is sponsoring a bill that aims to elevate the bison's status. The bill does not strip coyotes of their...
February 3, 2012 - 2:23pm
January 2, 2012
UND officials: Fighting Sioux nickname issue will be resolved by end of 2012
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- And here they came, one more time -- officially, for the last time -- brought to the ice as "your Fighting Sioux!" ...
January 2, 2012 - 8:30am
December 7, 2011
UND retiring 'Fighting Sioux' Facebook page
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- The University of North Dakota advised fans of its "University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux" Facebook page that it will be retired shortly and fans should shift their allegiance to a new page, "UND Sports." Unofficial "Fighting Sioux" Facebook pages appear...
December 7, 2011 - 4:36pm
ND Gov: Let UND dump Fighting Sioux nickname
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota's governor says lawmakers should let the University of North Dakota drop its Fighting Sioux nickname because it's "time to move forward." The NCAA has said it would sanction the school if it did not drop the nickname and change its logo, which...
November 7, 2011 - 2:51pm
October 21, 2011
UND: Cost of retiring Fighting Sioux will be around $750,000
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- It will cost the University of North Dakota about $750,000 to retire the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo, President...
October 21, 2011 - 6:30am