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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Mitchell's $202K waterslide one formality away from reality
Gift boosts Dakota State's cybersecurity program
SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services
Sanford awarded grant to study Native American, rural health
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
State amateur baseball tournament brings in $54K
Experienced Kernels ready for new season
Players stepping into new roles for DWU volleyball team
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
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