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Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
Hudson, Wis., says pink paint job on downtown beauty shop has to go
South Dakota forest officials rush to finish timber analysis
Daugaard supports Senate GOP health care plan
Mitchell man to be honored for work with 'less fortunate'
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Parise back on ice after back issue
Minnesota United's Ibson near the top in many league categories
Three MLB teams to extend netting following Yankee Stadium incident
NFL vows 'vigorous' fight against Aaron Hernandez CTE lawsuit
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
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
Joseph Shields, Jr.
Darlyne A. Gottlob
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
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
August 2, 2011
Iconic Murdo highway sign to be rebuilt after storm
MURDO (AP) -- An iconic billboard in western South Dakota that featured a big green car atop a bright yellow sign has been sent to the shop for an overhaul. A June storm with wind gusts up to 80 mph snapped the 35-foot wood posts and brought the mock wood and fiberglass car to the...
August 2, 2011 - 1:26pm
June 1, 2011
Man charged in string of Murdo burglaries
MURDO -- An Indiana man has been charged in three third-degree burglaries in Murdo that occurred Friday. Vence Allen, Goshen, Ind., appeared in Jones County Court on Tuesday and was charged with three Class 4 felonies for burglaries at the Star Family Restaurant, Murdo Car Wash...
June 1, 2011 - 5:36am
May 31, 2011
Would-be burglar caught by Murdo restaurant owners
MURDO -- An Indiana man will appear in court today to be charged with at least one count of burglary. Jones County Sheriff John Weber said the man, whose name he would not release, was arrested early Friday after he reportedly tried to break into the Star Family Restaurant,...
May 31, 2011 - 6:16am