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Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
$1.9M Aurora County Courthouse project receives positive public response
At least 12 killed after Texas church bus crash
Vehicle destroyed in fire in Howard
Muslims tell Minnesota Capitol gathering they feel more misunderstood now than ever before
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
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
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
'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 13, 2014
PHOTO: Dakota Woman painting being moved
Two Harvey Dunn paintings from Mitchell's Dakota Discovery Museum will be on loan to a Texas museum as a part of the "Madonnas of the Prairie"...
March 13, 2014 - 8:28pm
February 3, 2014
Rapid City's Museum of Geology reopening Wednesday
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Museum of Geology at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is reopening on Wednesday. The museum on the third floor of the O'Harra Building has been closed during a month-long ceiling renovation of the main exhibit hall. It boasts an extensive...
February 3, 2014 - 11:37am
January 17, 2014
Dakota Discovery Museum to host Lewis and Clark re-enactor
Historical re-enactor Darrel Draper will perform as “George Drouillard, Hunter, Interpreter and Indian Sign-Talker for Lewis and Clark,”...
January 17, 2014 - 9:56pm
December 6, 2013
PHOTO: A Victorian Christmas
December 6, 2013 - 7:45am
November 18, 2013
Museum to host show for Mitchell Area Arts Council
The Dakota Discovery Museum will host the third annual Mitchell Area Arts Council Members Show. The exhibit will open Friday and run through...
November 18, 2013 - 6:59pm
November 13, 2013
Museum features art honoring SD’s 125th anniversary
Area artist Bill Wegleitner will speak on the inspiration behind his painting, “South Dakota,” which was created in honor of South Dakota’s...
November 13, 2013 - 6:59am
November 6, 2013
‘Dakota Woman’ headed to Texas
Harvey Dunn painting held by Mitchell museum chosen for ‘Madonnas of the Prairie’ exhibit in Texas.
November 6, 2013 - 8:47pm
October 31, 2013
Dakota Discovery Museum to host painting demonstrations
Area artist Bill Wegleitner will host painting demonstrations from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, and Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Dakota Discovery Museum in Mitchell. Wegleitner is currently showing selected pieces of his work at the museum in the exhibit Back to the Hills....
October 31, 2013 - 5:09pm
September 24, 2013
Director of Rapid City museum quits 3 months in
RAPID CITY (AP) — The executive director of the Journey Museum in Rapid City has quit after only three months on the job. City Councilman Richie Nordstrom tells the Rapid City Journal (http://bit.ly/16wiHLD ) that Janna Norby has decided to return to Montana for family and personal...
September 24, 2013 - 8:27pm
September 8, 2013
SD Wounded Knee Museum reopens a year after fire
WALL (AP) -- A year after a fire destroyed the Wounded Knee Museum in Wall, it has reopened in a new location in the western South Dakota city. An electrical malfunction was blamed for the Sept. 2, 2012, fire that destroyed the museum and also took 30 museum exhibits linked to the...
September 8, 2013 - 10:50pm
September 5, 2013
Lewis & Clark center in ND gets rare journal
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A man from Elmira, N.Y., has donated a rare first-edition journal to the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn, N.D. The journal was written by Patrick Gass, a sergeant on the famous expedition to the Pacific Northwest that was commissioned by...
September 5, 2013 - 9:58am
August 13, 2013
SD society takes part in civil rights project
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota State Historical Society's museum in Pierre will take part in a national project designed to encourage discussion of America's civil rights movement. The museum at the society's Cultural Heritage Center is one of 473 institutions across the country...
August 13, 2013 - 5:59am
July 11, 2013
Dakota Discovery Museum celebrates Badger Clark Day
The Dakota Discovery Museum will be celebrating Badger Clark Day from 2 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday. The afternoon's events will include a 2 p.m. screening of the South Dakota Public Broadcasting film "Mountain Thunder: A Ballad of Badger Clark." The Badger Sett Band will perform...
July 11, 2013 - 8:34am
July 5, 2013
Flag likely from Custer's Last Stand housed in SD
PIERRE (AP) -- What might be a relic of one of the most famous battles of the Old West has found a resting place in Pierre. The South Dakota...
July 5, 2013 - 8:16am
Pierre museum to show Korean War exhibit soon
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota National Guard Museum in Pierre will host an exhibit later this month to mark the 60th anniversary of the Korean War. The U.S. Defense Department's exhibit commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Korean War will be displayed at the museum on...
July 5, 2013 - 8:02am