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GOP infighting threatens Ryan's future as speaker
Labor-backed ballot measure group takes in more than $620K
Car-tractor crash in Butte County kills 67-year-old woman
Sturgis Rally attendance down from landmark 2015 event
South Dakota residents have choice of 2 insurers on exchange
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
South Dakota prep volleyball playoff pairings
A moment to 'cherish': Tayler Reichelt caps win with touchdown run
Gold rush: No. 1 Kernels cruise into semifinals
Area volleyball roundup: Rustlers rally for five-set win at Platte-Geddes
Photos from the Kernels 79-22 win over Sturgis in 11AA playoffs
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Paul Patrick Hohn
Ruth E. Baker
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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