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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
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Kernel swept against Brandon Valley
DWU soccer teams lose nonconference matches
Dannenbring wins subregional golf event
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
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
July 23, 2017
Corps reminds public: Missouri River sandbars closed to use
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reminding the public that some sandbars in the Missouri River between Nebraska and South Dakota are closed to recreational use to keep endangered bird species' nests safe. The Corps says endangered interior least terns and threatened...
July 23, 2017 - 2:30pm
July 14, 2017
Florida man recovered from Missouri River in South Dakota
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a Florida man from the Missouri River near Elk Point in southwestern South Dakota....
July 14, 2017 - 4:34pm
June 6, 2017
South Dakota tribe's $2M water diversion lawsuit dismissed
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit from a South Dakota tribe that was seeking $200 million from the U.S. government for the diversion of Missouri River water. The Rapid City Journal reports that the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe's reservation sits along the river. Since...
June 6, 2017 - 3:10pm
March 16, 2017
Army Corps on trial over Missouri River flooding complaint
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is defending itself at trial against more than 300 farmers and other landowners who say the agency's management of the Missouri River has contributed to major flooding in five states, most notably 2011 flooding that caused...
March 16, 2017 - 12:12pm
March 11, 2017
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
CHAMBERLAIN — On Wednesday afternoon, Mick Niles reeled his first walleye of the day onto Chamberlain's fishing pier. The temperature never...
March 11, 2017 - 7:00am
December 27, 2016
'Diehards' hitting frozen mighty Missouri
CHAMBERLAIN — The nights are long. The air is cold. That means the lakes and rivers are frozen. To Raymond Pickner, it's perfect fishing...
December 27, 2016 - 5:15pm
December 23, 2016
Chamberlain officials ready for cold-water rescues
CHAMBERLAIN — When it comes to ice rescues, it's not anglers the Chamberlain Police Department is most worried about. Over the past 10...
December 23, 2016 - 5:20pm
December 20, 2016
Salmon egg collections boom at 1 lake, sag at another
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Differing rates of recovery for rainbow smelt in two Missouri River reservoirs in the Dakotas since the devastating 2011 flood have resulted in booming salmon egg collections in Lake Sakakawea this year but sagging collections in Lake Oahe. The collections...
December 20, 2016 - 3:41pm
October 13, 2016
Officials resolve dispute over Goat Island in Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) — State and federal officials have resolved a dispute over an island in the Missouri River on the Nebraska-South Dakota border, offering a potential boost to recreational opportunities for visitors. South Dakota officials said Wednesday that the National Park Service...
October 13, 2016 - 11:36am
October 7, 2016
Major Missouri River reservoir overwhelmed by zebra mussels
MOBRIDGE — The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission learned Friday that zebra mussels have quickly overtaken Lewis and Clark Reservoir...
October 7, 2016 - 5:17pm
September 15, 2016
South Dakota officials: Body pulled from Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities say a body has been pulled from the Missouri River in South Dakota, and medical examiners will determine if it's that of a Briar Cliff student missing since last week. The Union County Sheriff's Office tells the Sioux City Journal in Iowa that human...
September 15, 2016 - 11:01am
July 8, 2016
Missouri River cleanup in Pierre nets 1,800 pounds of trash
PIERRE (AP) — An effort to clean up the Missouri River area in Pierre generated more than 1,800 pounds of garbage. KCCR radio reports that about 70 volunteers spent several hours Wednesday fishing garbage from the river and picking it up along the shoreline. Officials say high winds...
July 8, 2016 - 9:24am
June 24, 2016
Aquatic invasive species checks coming to Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota wildlife officials will be conducting compliance checks along the Missouri River this weekend to ensure that boaters and anglers are following regulations aimed at slowing the spread of invasive species in waterways. The state Game, Fish and Parks Department...
June 24, 2016 - 12:06pm
May 26, 2016
The summer of flooding, 2011 recalled
Five years ago on this date, Gov. Dennis Daugaard activated the state Emergency Operations Center in response to what became a summer of record...
May 26, 2016 - 12:23pm
March 17, 2016
Earlier-than-normal runoff slowing Missouri River
Officials expect runoff in the Missouri River to be below normal this spring following higher-than-normal February temperatures. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicts runoff — the amount of moving water in a river — in spring for the Missouri River in South Dakota...
March 17, 2016 - 6:06pm