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Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
S.D. Board of Education to consider new teacher certification process
Wagner man charged with raping 12-year-old girl
Platte’s New Hope to be ready for use by spring
Dakota Wesleyan band director selected for masterclass in London
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Six area teams scheduled for boys basketball shootout in Madison
Tiger men roll past Dordt
Photos from Dakota Wesleyan's doubleheader sweep of Dordt College
Defense carries the day for Tiger women over Dordt
Winner’s Ewing is latest Warrior to join Jackrabbits
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
W.P. "Pete" Olson
Ardith J. Muilenburg
Thomas Ralph Mielke
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
May 27, 2015
Military families to access over dozen SD museums for free
MITCHELL (AP) — Active- duty military personnel and their families will have free access to more than a dozen South Dakota museums this summer. The Blue Star Museum program that kicks off this week and runs through Labor Day has included 11 museums across the state in its annual...
May 27, 2015 - 11:36am
October 20, 2014
Baseball exhibit opens at Cultural Heritage Center
PIERRE (AP) — A new exhibit that traces the history of baseball in South Dakota is set to open at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. The...
October 20, 2014 - 2:22pm
April 3, 2014
Sioux Horse Effigy to be included in exhibition in Paris, Kansas City, NYC
PIERRE — South Dakota’s own Sioux Horse Effigy, an artifact from the collection of the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society...
April 3, 2014 - 9:40pm
March 12, 2014
Museum to host book signing, program on feed sack dresses
The March session of the Middle Border Lecture Series will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Dakota Discovery Museum in Mitchell and will feature...
March 12, 2014 - 3:05pm
March 9, 2014
Cautiously, legislators OK a mining museum
PIERRE -- The Legislature has spoken: South Dakota should have an official mining museum and it should be no place but Lead. And it should come with no expectations of receiving any state funding, ever. The state House of Representatives gave final legislative approval to that designation...
March 9, 2014 - 10:44pm
February 19, 2014
SD Guard Museum closed temporarily
PIERRE — The South Dakota National Guard Museum, located in Pierre, is temporarily closed for remodeling, which includes lighting and ceiling upgrades in the north gallery. “We apologize for the inconvenience,” said museum director Sonja Johnson. “We’ve made a lot of...
February 19, 2014 - 7:35am
July 17, 2013
From the Hills of Boyd County
The Dakota Discovery Museum is hosting the exhibit From the Hills of Boyd County: A Portrait of a Place, featuring photoconstructions by Nebraska...
July 17, 2013 - 4:00pm
May 24, 2013
Prairie project under way at Indian Village
One thousand years ago, the landscape to the south and west of the Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village consisted of prairie land, while the east and north were part of a floodplain. The prairie is long gone, replaced by a golf course and housing developments. But the Indian Village...
May 24, 2013 - 7:17pm
May 20, 2013
Indian village to participate in Blue Star museums program
The Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village is one of more than 1,800 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department of Defense. This...
May 20, 2013 - 8:26pm
March 19, 2013
Museums, libraries, archives offered help with disaster planning
PIERRE -- Museums, libraries and archives are filled with items of historical value, but how secure are they from disaster? The Dakota Collections Care Initiative seeks to find out. The DCCI has set up disaster preparedness workshops beginning in late April for museums, libraries...
March 19, 2013 - 11:38pm
March 3, 2012
Deadwood museum officials hope to pool resources
DEADWOOD -- A new director at the Days of '76 Museum aims to breathe more life into Deadwood's museum scene. Bill Peterson has a vision...
March 3, 2012 - 2:46pm
August 19, 2011
Mitchell's Dakota Discovery Museum to exhibit historic wedding dresses
The Dakota Discovery Museum is currently hosting the exhibit "A Century of Joy: Wedding Dresses 1840 to 1940." The exhibition highlights several...
August 19, 2011 - 12:53am