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Man interviewed numerous times in Jacob Wetterling's disappearance sues sheriff
North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
Mitchell school administrator touted as 'responsible driver' after near miss with child
Insurance company lays off 30 workers in Sioux Falls
Suspect pleads not guilty in fatal shooting in Pine Ridge
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
South Dakota officials work to stop spread of bovine TB
McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Q&A: SD high school baseball in good shape
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
'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
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
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
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 6, 2017
Montana activists ramp up campaign against culling Yellowstone bison
SALMON, Idaho -- Wildlife advocates are ramping up their campaign against the annual culling of bison that roam onto state lands in Montana each...
March 6, 2017 - 9:14am
February 28, 2017
Grain traders prepping fish oil substitutes for aquaculture, health fads
The world's top agricultural traders and biotechnology firms are finding novel ways to make fish oil substitutes from grains and algae as they...
February 28, 2017 - 1:22pm
August 10, 2016
South Dakota man in critical condition after mountain fall
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A 19-year-old South Dakota man is hospitalized in critical condition after falling while climbing the highest mountain peak in Montana. Harborview Medical Center spokeswoman Susan Gregg tells The Billings Gazette that Craig Pfeifle of Rapid City was in critical...
August 10, 2016 - 10:53am
May 25, 2016
Montana power plant needs new operator by May 2018
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Owners of a coal-fired power plant in Montana say the company that keeps it running wants out within 2 years. Pennsylvania-based Talen Energy owns a share of the Colstrip plant and operates the entire facility. Talen officials told the Billings Gazette Tuesday...
May 25, 2016 - 12:16pm
Federal oil, gas leases stall over bird concerns in US West
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Concerns over a bird that ranges across the American West continue to delay federal oil and gas lease sales, five months after Interior Secretary Sally Jewell proclaimed the Obama administration had found a way to balance drilling and conservation. The Interior...
March 25, 2016 - 4:39pm
October 19, 2015
USDA to help Montana farmers improve honeybee populations
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture will help farmers in six states improve food sources for honeybees on private lands as populations continue to fall. The Missoulian reports that the USDA announced last week that it has made $4 million in financial assistance...
October 19, 2015 - 11:32am
July 24, 2015
Montana wildfire rages unchecked for third day in Glacier National Park
Flames roared unchecked through heavy timber for a third day in Montana's Glacier National Park, where the main road has been closed through...
July 24, 2015 - 9:50am
April 23, 2015
Gov. Steve Bullock signs Montana anti-bullying bill into law
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — It took more than 10 years, several proposals and countless stories from young people who have suffered, but on Tuesday, Montana joined every other state in the nation with an anti-bullying law. Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock signed the Bully Free Montana...
April 23, 2015 - 2:29pm
Agweek TV: GMOs and economic predictions for farmers at the soybean expo
Noted author and environmental speaker Patrick Moore spoke about GMO crops at the 2015 Northern Soybean Expo in Fargo last week. The former Greenpeace...
February 23, 2015 - 6:00am
Montana oil spill adds to fears about proposed pipeline
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A pipeline oil spill in Montana that contaminated a river and a city's drinking water supply is adding to fears about a proposed pipeline to carry oil from western North Dakota to a terminal in Illinois for distribution to refineries in eastern states. Many...
January 23, 2015 - 2:31pm
December 25, 2014
Montana gov wants changes in bomber zone
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock says he remains opposed to an Air Force proposal to establish a bomber training area over the Northern Plains that would cover an area larger than West Virginia. An Air Force decision is due possibly by the end of the month...
December 25, 2014 - 12:32am
December 17, 2014
Study: Tall grass aids sage grouse nesting success
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Newly published research that examined the relationship between grass height and the greater sage grouse's nesting success could have implications for cattle and sheep grazing as environmental groups push for federal protection for the chicken-size, ground-dwelling...
December 17, 2014 - 9:16pm
December 1, 2014
Sheriff: SD priest dies in Montana plane crash
SPEARFISH (AP) — Authorities say a South Dakota priest has died in a plane crash in southeastern Montana. The Carter County Sheriff in Montana says the single-engine Cessna took off from Spearfish on Friday and was discovered Sunday. Authorities say 50-year-old Peter Kovarik...
December 1, 2014 - 11:12pm
September 9, 2014
Montana restricts oil drilling to protect sage grouse, head off federal intervention
By Matthew Brown BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Gov. Steve Bullock on Tuesday ordered restrictions on future oil drilling and other activities blamed for driving down sage grouse numbers, bringing Montana into step with states across the West rushing to head off federal intervention...
September 9, 2014 - 4:19pm
July 12, 2014
Study: SD polls open 12 hours; ND’s 7-14
South Dakota allows its citizens about the same amount of time to vote on Election Day as most states — 12 hours — according to a new report. The website SmartPolitics at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota recently conducted research on how long...
July 12, 2014 - 2:13pm