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Trump to sign order on Tuesday easing energy regulations
Girls on flight to Minneapolis barred for wearing leggings without dresses
After healthcare flop, White House seeks help from Congress on tax
Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
19-year-old injured in crash near Mitchell
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
Inspired by grandfather, Taylor Rogers just keeps taking the ball for Minnesota Twins
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
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
September 23, 2015
Picky eaters and hard-to-find grouse hunting advice
In spite of our worldly problems, picky eaters annoy me. In last week's column, I mentioned hosting some out-of-town guests. These guests were thoughtful enough to present us with a gift—a jar of pickled eggs. Betsy, my beloved wife of 50 years, won't eat them. I can't figure...
September 23, 2015 - 2:46pm
August 27, 2015
Missouri River sandbar work helping birds
PICKSTOWN — The federal government has been looking out for two threatened bird species on the Missouri River, and now it's paying off. Galen...
August 27, 2015 - 8:46am
August 21, 2015
Zebra mussels found in Lewis and Clark Lake
Boaters enjoying South Dakota's Lewis and Clark Lake should expect to have their boats inspected when coming off the water in upcoming weeks. The...
August 21, 2015 - 8:33am
August 20, 2015
Authorities identify man who drowned in Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities have identified a 19-year-old man who drowned Sunday in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota. The Union County Sheriff's Office says Brant Joseph Blaha, of Dante, went swimming with friends near Elk Point on Sunday and decided to cross...
August 20, 2015 - 6:40pm
August 18, 2015
Man, 19, goes missing while swimming in Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities say they are searching for a 19-year-old man who went missing while swimming with friends in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota. The Union County Sheriff's Office says the man went missing around 3 p.m. Sunday near Elk Point. Authorities...
August 18, 2015 - 2:55pm
August 14, 2015
Lower Missouri River flooding ends, focus shifts to repairs
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has declared an end to flooding problems on the lower Missouri River and is shifting attention to what repairs will be needed. Col. Andrew Sexton, district commander of the corps' Kansas City district, was visiting damaged...
August 14, 2015 - 2:32pm
August 12, 2015
Project aims to find way to keep trash out of Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) — A group that promotes environmental protection and outdoor recreation is creating a pilot program in South Dakota to try to keep trash out of the Missouri River. The Izaak Walton League is using a $10,000 grant from the South Dakota Community Foundation to fund...
August 12, 2015 - 3:55pm
July 31, 2015
Endangered pallid sturgeon larvae found in Missouri River
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Scientists say that three fish larvae captured from the Missouri River last year have been confirmed as those of the endangered pallid sturgeon. A U.S. Geological Survey news release issued Thursday says the 1- to 3-day-old larvae were among hundreds of...
July 31, 2015 - 3:15pm
July 19, 2015
Nebraska woman drowns in Missouri River at Running Water
SPRINGFIELD—A Nebraska woman drowned Saturday morning in the Missouri River, according to the Bon Homme County Sheriff's Office. Veronica...
July 19, 2015 - 6:04pm
July 7, 2015
Missouri River reservoirs still have room for flood waters
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — More rainfall than expected flowed into the Missouri River last month, but the river's reservoirs still have plenty of room because of this year's below-average snowfall. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it expects 26.6 million acre feet of water will...
July 7, 2015 - 1:57pm
June 30, 2015
Woman dies after boat collision below Missouri River dam
HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A 68-year-old Nebraska woman has died after a collision of two boats below Gavins Point Dam on the Missouri River. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says the accident occurred about 9:55 a.m. Monday in the tail waters east of the dam. The dam sits...
June 30, 2015 - 11:21am
June 29, 2015
9-year-old girl drowns while swimming in Missouri River
GLENHAM (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old girl has drowned while swimming in the Missouri River in northern South Dakota. Walworth County Sheriff Josh Boll says the girl was with family members Sunday morning near New Evarts Resort south of Glenham. He says she was at a beach...
June 29, 2015 - 11:36am
June 23, 2015
Storm damage forces closure of Farm Island Recreation Area
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota officials have temporarily closed the Farm Island Recreation Area along the Missouri River near Pierre. A strong storm that moved through the area Sunday night left down trees and knocked out power to the park. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks...
June 23, 2015 - 3:58pm
June 10, 2015
AG: Woman whose body was found in river suffered head trauma
VERMILLION (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the woman whose body was found in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota suffered blunt force trauma to the head. Jackley on Tuesday said autopsy findings also indicate that 29-year-old Alicia Hummel,...
June 10, 2015 - 10:36am
May 21, 2015
Union County homeowners won't see flood insurance surcharge
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More than 400 homeowners whose property lies along the Missouri River in southeast South Dakota are no longer facing a potential surcharge on their flood insurance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Wednesday said Union County officials met a Monday...
May 21, 2015 - 1:28pm