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Elkton elementary educator named SD Teacher of the Year
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Florida
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Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
SDHSAA prep football quarterfinals set
Area prep football playoff roundup: KWL routs RC Christian 54-0
Kernels smash Spartans to cap regular season
Blackhawks rally past Titans
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
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Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man charged with wife’s suffocation death
October 5, 2013
SD gallery selling art owned by McGovern
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls gallery is selling paintings and a bronze sculpture owned by the late U.S. Sen. George McGovern and his wife, Eleanor. A portion of the proceeds will be given to a charity chosen by the McGoverns’ daughters, The Argus Leader reported. George...
October 5, 2013 - 9:23am
October 22, 2012
UN official says McGovern was tireless advocate
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The director-general of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization says the world has lost a tireless advocate for the hungry with the death of George McGovern. Jose Graziano da Silva says McGovern's work helped give millions of the world's poorest children...
October 22, 2012 - 11:38am
September 26, 2012
Max Sandlin, former congressman, to speak at DWU conference
Just a week after the November election, the annual McGovern Conference will analyze the possible fallout of this year's negative campaigning...
September 26, 2012 - 7:41am
May 4, 2012
McGovern name back in SD politics
Matt McGovern said he was "born on the campaign trail," and now, at 40, he is running his own race for the first time. McGovern, a Sioux Falls...
May 4, 2012 - 7:51am
March 19, 2012
McGovern grandson Matt running for SD PUC
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The grandson of former South Dakota senator and Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern says he will seek the Democratic Party's endorsement to run for a seat on the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission. Sioux Falls attorney Matt McGovern says he...
March 19, 2012 - 3:02pm
December 1, 2011
C-SPAN to film live at McGovern Library Friday
MITCHELL - Sometimes it's not about who won, but what those who lost did with their notoriety that molds history. C-SPAN began a series this fall called "The Contenders: They Lost the Election But Changed Political History," which features 14 would-be presidents. A piece featuring...
December 1, 2011 - 3:48pm
November 12, 2011
McGovern Conference to focus on new political book
Politics is a passion for many South Dakotans, according to Jon Lauck, a senior adviser to Sen. John Thune and a former South Dakota State University...
November 12, 2011 - 7:59am
November 7, 2011
McGovern Conference next week to feature authors of new book
The annual McGovern Conference on Monday at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell will feature the authors of "The Plains Political Tradition: Essays on South Dakota Political Culture," a newly released book published by the South Dakota State Historical Society Press. George McGovern...
November 7, 2011 - 10:17pm
July 23, 2011
McGovern will drive laps at Huset's to mark 89th birthday
George McGovern admits he's running out of things to do to celebrate his birthday. Last year, the former South Dakota senator parachuted out...
July 23, 2011 - 12:59am
July 1, 2011
McGovern headed to Cuba, hopes to meet with Castro
George McGovern will arrive in Havana, Cuba, today for a four-day Fourth of July weekend. McGovern said Thursday he hopes to meet with...
July 1, 2011 - 5:46am
June 29, 2011
No joke: McGovern has office in The Watergate
George McGovern hopes he has a better experience with The Watergate this time. The longtime former South Dakota senator and congressman has an office in Washington, D.C., with the OFW law firm.
June 29, 2011 - 12:10am
September 18, 2009
Delegation: McGovern's idea too simple to work
George McGovern's idea to solve the nation's healthcare problems by extending Medicare to all Americans is too simple to work, South Dakota's current congressional delegates said Thursday. McGovern, a Mitchell native and resident who represented South Dakota for 22 years in Congress...
September 18, 2009 - 7:56am