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Harvey Weinstein charged with rape and other abuse charges in sexual assault cases
Paul Manafort's Virginia trial delayed two weeks
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
Inside a semi-truck in Nebraska, troopers found enough fentanyl to kill 26 million people
Florida man pleads guilty in fatal South Dakota crash
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Corn Palace updates brings new display options
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
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Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
Soybeans spread to southwestern ND
Drought effects improve in southwest ND
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Raising the bar: Haring jumping for third state title
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria holds off Pheasants
Rockets take Game 5, inch closer to dethroning Warriors
Frustration subsides as Abu Danladi returns to Minnesota United
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
JoAnn K. Houser
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER: Anyone notice Earth Day?
OPINION: Trolls should stay by bridges
Letter: Shame on county commissioners
Thomas: The coarsening of political language
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Battling South Dakota's beaver problems
ND angler's walleye breaks 60-year record
LaVerne (Bill) & Marilyn Hedblom
Happy 70th Birthday Shirley
Dale & Linda Hoenscheid
January 11, 2013
Ceremony to honor Murdo school officials pushed back due to storm
MURDO -- The ceremony honoring Harold Thune and two other mainstays of the Jones County Invitational basketball tourney has been pushed back a day and will happen tonight. The Murdo gym will be named after Thune, and the floor will be named for Jerald Applebee.
January 11, 2013 - 3:46pm
Area high school basketball roundup 01/11/13: Kocmich leads Avon boys past Scotland
AVON -- Brandon Kocmich recorded a double-double in Avon's 53-16 win over Scotland in a high school boys' basketball game Thursday. Kocmich...
January 11, 2013 - 12:33am
January 10, 2013
Murdo gymnasium to be named for Harold Thune
Sen. John Thune has received many honors during his two decades of public service. But he's yet to have a building named for him. His father...
January 10, 2013 - 11:01pm
January 2, 2013
Pioneer Auto car wins award
Every year during the third weekend of August, 200 of the most prized collector cars and motorcycles in the world enter onto what is often called...
January 2, 2013 - 7:46pm
May 17, 2012
Murdo in May celebrates 20-year anniversary with annual car show
MURDO -- The annual Murdo in May event draws thousands of classic car enthusiasts from around the country. It takes place every spring, but this year is extra special as it marks the 20th anniversary of the event. The extravaganza begins Friday, May 25, and runs through the weekend....
May 17, 2012 - 4:46pm
February 22, 2012
Area high school basketball roundup: Beaver girls edge Avon in District 11B
Hanson was able to hang on to defeat Avon 45-42 on Tuesday at the Corn Palace in high schools girls' District 11B semifinal action. The game...
February 22, 2012 - 12:09am
February 3, 2012
Truck hits bridge on I-90; tank rolls into median
MURDO -- A semi-truck driven by a Canadian man collided with a bridge Thursday morning on Interstate 90. The incident occurred around 9:20 a.m. near mile marker 191, about one mile west of Murdo. The truck, driven by Gary Witzko, of Spruce Grove, Alberta, was hauling an empty...
February 3, 2012 - 7:09am
January 23, 2012
Vivian woman honored for contribution to tourism
PIERRE -- A Vivian woman and a Murdo business were presented with state tourism awards last week. Hazel Juhnke received the Ben Black Elk Award...
January 23, 2012 - 9:18pm
January 20, 2012
Area high school basketball roundup: Hawks top Beavers
ALEXANDRIA -- Canistota stayed undefeated this season at 10-0 with a 53-48 win over Hanson (9-2) Thursday in a boys' high school basketball game. Alex...
January 20, 2012 - 12:43am
January 16, 2012
Area high school basketball roundup
MURDO -- Lyman defeated Bennett County 55-30 in the fifth-place game at the Jones County Invitational on Saturday in a boys' high school basketball game. Lyman was led in scoring by Jaylen Uthe, who scored 15 points. Hunter Schindler had 13. Lyman shot 18-of-34 from the field and...
January 16, 2012 - 12:39am
January 14, 2012
Area basketball roundup: Hanson gets game-winning shot to beat Mount Vernon in overtime
ALEXANDRIA -- Jordan Marquardt hit a 3-point shot as time expired in overtime to help the Hanson High School boys' basketball team beat Mount Vernon 53-52 in overtime Friday. Mount Vernon took the lead with 4.8 seconds on a shot by Jared Long. Hanson got the ball, and got a banked...
January 14, 2012 - 12:31am
January 13, 2012
Area high school basketball roundup: No. 2-ranked Red Raiders beat No. 5 Parkston 65-55
WAGNER -- Devon Brecke scored a game-high 27 points as No. 2-ranked Wagner (11-0) defeated the No. 5-ranked Parkston Trojans (7-2) 65-55 Thursday...
January 13, 2012 - 12:48am
January 3, 2012
'American Pickers' show featuring Murdo, Sturgis to re-air on Thursday
With an average audience of more than 4.2 million people each week, "American Pickers" is routinely a top 10 show on cable television. Monday night, a new episode featured stops at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and Pioneer Auto in Murdo. The following is the History Channel's description...
January 3, 2012 - 5:05am
December 28, 2011
Great Service Star Program identifies Corn Palace, area businesses
The Great Service Star Program identifies and recognizes businesses that complete a set of criteria for hospitality training of their employees, offer a comment mechanism for visitors and recognize employees for great service throughout the state of South Dakota. These area businesses...
December 28, 2011 - 7:09am
August 18, 2011
'American Pickers' films segments at Pioneer Auto Show, 1880s Town in Murdo
Some of South Dakota's finest hidden gems are set to be unveiled on a popular antiquing show. The television show "American Pickers" recently...
August 18, 2011 - 12:06am