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Regular golfer at age 100 offers ideas on ongoing health
Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
Hudson, Wis., says pink paint job on downtown beauty shop has to go
South Dakota forest officials rush to finish timber analysis
Daugaard supports Senate GOP health care plan
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
No. 1 Gorillas upend No. 2 Cavaliers
Mitchell fends off feisty Patriots
Area prep football roundup: Warriors run past Titans
No. 1 Gorillas upend No. 2 Cavaliers
Top-ranked Hastings sweeps DWU
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
Darlyne A. Gottlob
Joseph Shields, Jr.
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
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.
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