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Civil complaint against Mitchell, Tracy will go to jury trial
Stickney moving toward having ambulance service
State government doesn't hesitate complying with open meeting law
Haze from Canada wildfires
Haze in Mitchell, area from Canada wildfires
Holy cow! Milk supplies overwhelm U.S. dairies
Concerns over US winter wheat may boost low crop prices
Dakotas dairy farmers can enroll in federal price program
West Fargo-based Titan Machinery tightens its belt during the weak ag economy
PHOTOS: St. Wilfrid's Catholic Church 125th Diocesan anniversary celebration
Amateur baseball roundup: Killer Tomatoes top Horned Frogs twice
Hammon to become 1st female head coach of NBA summer league
South Dakota man, 101, competes in National Senior Games
Monday's sports schedule
Royals outlast Twins
Former Mitchell man celebrates 95 years
Couple wed in June 20 ceremony
Reunion planned at Camp Arroya
"Beehive: the Sixties Musical" to be presented in De Smet
Sunny's Peanut Butter Ginger Chicken good for get-togethers
Vlasta "Patsy" Hajek
OPINION: Taking a swing at breast cancer
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Repeating myself on an Iran nuclear deal
LETTER: A less expensive option for the Legion
LETTER: Lake pollution needs to be fixed
South Dakota Outdoors Adventures: What are you seeing for pheasant field reports?
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
More antelope licenses to be issued in South Dakota for 2015
SD Outdoor Adventures: Lake Mitchell needs help, right?
Lake Mitchell stocked with more than 52K walleye following year off
August 25, 2014
Mickelson Trail Trek deadline approaching
PIERRE (AP) — The deadline to sign up for the three-day, 109-mile Mickelson Trail Trek is Sept. 1 and there are still spots available for bicyclists. The ride over the weekend of Sept. 19-21 runs from Edgemont to Lead-Deadwood. It began as a celebration of the completion...
August 25, 2014 - 7:47am
August 17, 2014
Plan to link Mickelson Trail to Mount Rushmore faces tall challenge
KEYSTONE (AP) — A plan to connect a hiking and biking trail to Mount Rushmore National Memorial is facing a tall challenge. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is working to extend George S. Mickelson Trail to Mount Rushmore, but the 566-foot vertical ascent from the trail's...
August 17, 2014 - 9:16pm
August 11, 2014
Plan to connect Mickelson Trail to Mount Rushmore moves ahead
FORT PIERRE — The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission informally agreed Friday that Gary Jensen, of Rapid City, should be its member on the building committee that will oversee the project connecting the George S. Mickelson Trail to Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Because...
news / state
August 11, 2014 - 8:03am
March 3, 2014
HEIDELBERGER: Out, not in
If you look at the view coming into Deadwood from the north on U.S. 85 and say, "Let's go inside," you have no soul. But that's exactly the response on which Deadwood has built its economic development model, encouraging people to come over that hill and rush inside to gamble. Tourism...
opinion / columns
March 3, 2014 - 8:05pm
January 4, 2013
Mickelson Trail hosts Black Hills snowshoe hikes
PIERRE (AP) -- The George S. Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills will host three snowshoe hikes this winter. Hikes will be held at 1 p.m. MST on Saturday and Jan. 19, with both starting at the Englewood trailhead. The final hike will be held at 1 p.m. on Feb.
life / state
January 4, 2013 - 6:53am
August 27, 2012
City of Custer looks to pave Mickelson Trail
CUSTER (AP) -- The city of Custer is set to pave the portion of the Mickelson Trail within its city limits to help pedestrian traffic. Custer Mayor Gary Lipp said the city awarded the $137,000 contract for asphalt work to Hills Materials Co. of Rapid City. Following the annual Mickelson...
life / state / outdoors
August 27, 2012 - 7:32am
May 25, 2012
SD mountain trails offer escape for hikers, cyclists
BLACK HILLS NATIONAL FOREST, S.D. -- They're called the Black Hills, but the peaks and valleys that dominate this forest in western South Dakota...
news / life
May 25, 2012 - 4:16pm
May 4, 2012
Crews removed pine-beetle trees along Mickelson Trail
LEAD (AP) -- State crews have finished a four-month project to remove trees infested with mountain pine beetles along the George S. Mickelson hiking and biking trail in South Dakota's Black Hills. Crews have been removing infested trees in an effort to slow the beetle's impact on...
life / state
May 4, 2012 - 11:17am