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Man sentenced to 20 years for having sex with minor in Plankinton
Mitchell VFW seeking $250K for renovations
Montana, South Dakota governors make wager on playoff game
South Dakota man loses $11,500 in sweepstakes scam
Man who stole century-old flag submits apology letter
Farm Bill payments create confusion, frustration for some producers
One family farm operation has decided to make the switch to no-till and cover cropping
South Dakota farmers produce more soybeans, sorghum in 2015
Hutterite colony near Stratford seeking to expand hog farm
South Dakota's fall harvest draws closer to completion
Photos from DWU men's 104-75 win over the Lancers
Photos from the DWU women's win over Mount Marty
DWU men dominate Mount Marty
Former MHS athletes headline QB club meeting
Hanson's Cheeseman named Cornbelt Conference MVP
St. Wilfrid’s selling paintings of building as fundraiser for renovations
Springs woman to turn 96 years old
Keeping violin alive and rockin'
Tripp couple celebrate golden anniversary
Couple plan July wedding ceremony
Jeanette Zeier Hansen
Michael A. Haack
OUR VIEW: A Thanksgiving tribute
OUR VIEW: Pastors brave to take a stand on same-sex marriage
OPINION: Career readiness certificate testing is a valuable tool
LETTER: Obama can't fix things by himself
LETTER: Regarding the election, just asking
24-hour game stop nabs 147 violations
Commission finalizes several spring hunting seasons
TIPs hotline receiving fewer calls, leading to higher percentage of arrests
GFP hopes to net $1 million from proposed fee increases
Salmon egg collections on Oahe proving difficult this year
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...
News / state
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...
News / nation
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...
sports / Life / local
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...
sports / Life / local
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. ...
News / local
March 6, 2013 - 6:40am
May 2, 2012
Judge tosses Spirit Lake tribe's suit against NCAA
sports / News
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...
News / sports
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. ...
News / state
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...
News / state
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