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Video of Harrison Ford passenger plane incident released
Some Dakota Access Pipeline opponents move to higher ground as camp closure looms
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
Mitchell Parks Dept. master plan gets go-ahead from council
Record warm streak set to snap
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Tigers end Golden Eagles' campaign in 8B playoffs
Yankton girls edge Kernels
Bucks knock down Kernels
Area basketball roundup: Hawks squeak past Huskies in District 8B opener
Monster on the mat: Chamberlain's Hutmacher after state title
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Pauline C. (Rowe) Fogarty
Marvis Jean Godber
Hazel F. Wipf
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
DAUGAARD: Steps forward in mental health
ROZUM: Here comes crossover day
GRAVES: The sweets bring a sparkle to the eye
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
Noem takes stand against Obama's veto
October 22, 2015 - 4:58pm
September 29, 2015
U.S. military launches airstrike on Kunduz after Taliban assault on the key city
KABUL - Afghan forces struck back Tuesday in the besieged northern city of Kunduz, opening potentially risky street-by-street battles seeking to drive back Taliban fighters and reverse a humiliating blow to Afghanistan's Western-backed government. But the counteroffensive met stiff...
September 29, 2015 - 3:39pm
SD National Guard members visit Suriname soldiers
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota National Guard members recently traveled to the South American country of Suriname (SUR'-ih-nahm) to exchange ideas with its military on the professional development of non-commissioned officers. Lt. Col. Orson Ward says the purpose of the exchange...
September 29, 2015 - 2:55pm
September 18, 2015
Military operations begin at expanded bomber training area
PIERRE (AP) — The first military flying operations took to the air Friday at an enormous bomber training area over the northern Plains that was approved this spring after years of consideration. The expansion of the Powder River Training Complex over the Dakotas, Montana and...
September 18, 2015 - 3:07pm
August 28, 2015
SD National Guard members visit Suriname to meet officials
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota National Guard members recently traveled to the South American country of Suriname (SUR'-ih-nahm) to share with officials ways in which military personnel can help during disaster relief efforts. Three guardsmen met with members of Suriname's...
August 28, 2015 - 1:13pm
August 11, 2015
More than 1,200 gather in Wagner for Nat’l Guard detachment’s sendoff to Kuwait
WAGNER—For Sgt. 1st Class Kyle Meyerink, his second deployment overseas will be a little more difficult. When he was overseas with the...
August 11, 2015 - 7:55pm
August 6, 2015
Soldier from Mitchell aids in extinguishing fire in Iraq
CAMP TAJI, Iraq -- When your office is next to 60,000 gallons of fuel, the last thing you want is a fire. But, for the Taji Forward Arming and...
August 6, 2015 - 2:51pm
July 17, 2015
60 years later, WWI vet to receive correct headstone in Mitchell
A World War I veteran from Texas is finally receiving the proper recognition for his service thanks to persistence. But it's arriving 60 years...
July 17, 2015 - 9:25am
June 19, 2015
Military knew about bizarre methods of doctor hired to train troops
For years, a doctor now accused of performing macabre procedures on the troops that he trained took steps to cloak his battlefield-medicine classes in secrecy. The doctor, John Henry Hagmann, often required that those who took or helped teach his courses sign non-disclosure agreements....
June 19, 2015 - 1:37pm
May 27, 2015
Military families to access over dozen SD museums for free
MITCHELL (AP) — Active- duty military personnel and their families will have free access to more than a dozen South Dakota museums this summer. The Blue Star Museum program that kicks off this week and runs through Labor Day has included 11 museums across the state in its annual...
May 27, 2015 - 11:36am
May 22, 2015
Giving veterans a final, proper salute
Considering their sacrifice to our country, a veteran's funeral is the final, proper salute. But making that salute run smoothly has changed...
May 22, 2015 - 5:01pm
April 26, 2015
USD official using past experiences to oversee department
VERMILLION (AP) — A woman with a diverse teaching background is using her experiences at the U.S. Military Academy and a professional ballet company in overseeing the University of South Dakota's foreign language program. Laura Vidler said her desire to serve the country after...
April 26, 2015 - 10:02pm
April 22, 2015
COLUMN: The excellence of the South Dakota National Guard
As the commander-in-chief of the South Dakota National Guard, I know well the role the National Guard plays in defending our nation and responding to domestic emergencies here in our state. I've witnessed their service firsthand while visiting members in Kuwait and Afghanistan, and...
April 22, 2015 - 12:52pm
April 2, 2015
Avon soldier receives national honor
AVON — Warrant Officer Kenny Podzimek scanned the award winners a few times to make sure it was really his name on the list. It was. Podzimek...
April 2, 2015 - 11:56am
March 20, 2015
Investigation finds male on male sexual assault in military often overlooked
Here's a scenario: A male U.S. service member is hanging out with others from his unit at a barbecue when he realizes he has had too much alcohol to drink. He's taken back to his barracks to sleep it off, but wakes up several hours later to be "teabagged" — with another man putting...
March 20, 2015 - 3:14pm