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Among fresh faces, Tar Heels make it to Final Four in win over Kentucky
Dak-12 to DWU: Tigers continue Dakota-XII recruiting pipeline
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Wild play better as they pick up point, but Red Wings win in OT
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
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Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
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Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
October 7, 2016
A years-long process faces Mickelson Trail connector
MOBRIDGE — A state parks official said Friday the U.S. Forest Service is the lead agency for the environmental impact statement needed...
October 7, 2016 - 5:17pm
March 30, 2016
Appeals court upholds decision on Mickelson Trail rights
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a federal court decision confirming the right of South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Department to possess and manage all of the Mickelson Trail. A district judge about a year...
March 30, 2016 - 12:10pm
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...
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
May 4, 2012 - 11:17am