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Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Former trooper guilty of taking $70K steps down from school board
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Home-court advantage benefitting Tiger women
Class B state wrestling preview: Titans' Urban looks for state success as a senior
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
State wrestling: Kernels hoping to carry momentum into state
Blackhawks breeze into region final
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Arline June Shipman
Vernon E. Vlasman
LETTER: Troubled by EB-5 plea deal
LETTER: When will GOP take its role seriously?
LETTER: Don't cut corners on the Corn Palace
LETTER: Voter faith in SD Legislature is eroding
LETTER: Rough start for GOP
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
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