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Labor-backed ballot measure group takes in more than $620K
Car-tractor crash in Butte County kills 67-year-old woman
Sturgis Rally attendance down from landmark 2015 event
South Dakota residents have choice of 2 insurers on exchange
Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
South Dakota prep volleyball playoff pairings
A moment to 'cherish': Tayler Reichelt caps win with touchdown run
Gold rush: No. 1 Kernels cruise into semifinals
Area volleyball roundup: Rustlers rally for five-set win at Platte-Geddes
Photos from the Kernels 79-22 win over Sturgis in 11AA playoffs
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Paul Patrick Hohn
Ruth E. Baker
Mary Jo Wittstruck
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
July 5, 2016
Success: NASA's Juno probe enters orbit around Jupiter
NASA scientists on Monday night confirmed that Juno, a basketball-court-sized spacecraft designed to unlock some of the secrets of our solar...
July 5, 2016 - 4:27pm
September 21, 2015
Scientist from Geological Survey's EROS takes job with NASA
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A longtime scientist with the U.S. Geological Survey's Earth Resources Observation and Science Center near Sioux Falls is taking his talents to NASA. The Argus Leader reports David Meyer has accepted a two-year detail with the space agency. His duties will...
September 21, 2015 - 12:32pm
August 27, 2015
USGS, NASA celebrate 25-year partnership collecting images
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey and NASA are celebrating 25 years of partnership at the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Center. The agencies set up their partnership at the EROS Center north of Sioux Falls in August 1990 to collect and disseminate...
August 27, 2015 - 11:32am
August 23, 2015
Ex-astronaut promotes STEM studies among Native Americans
RAPID CITY (AP) — A former NASA astronaut is trying to get Native American students to develop an interest in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. The Rapid City Journal reports John Herrington, the first Native American to walk in outer space, has met in...
August 23, 2015 - 9:13am
August 2, 2015
School of Mines gets $750,000 grant from NASA program
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has been awarded a $750,000 grant from NASA to develop materials to be used in future exploration of other planets. The funding comes from the space agency's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research...
August 2, 2015 - 9:08pm
July 23, 2015
Scientists discover 12 new potential Earth-like planets
WASHINGTON — The latest update from NASA's Kepler space telescope — designed to spot distant exoplanets — adds more than 500 new possible...
July 23, 2015 - 3:53pm
July 21, 2015
OPINION: Finding the final frontier
Last Monday was July 20. The date was a Sunday back in 1960. That day, Neil Armstrong became the first earthling to set foot on the moon. I remember the day of the week because a golf tournament was wrapping up at Minnehaha Country Club in Sioux Falls, and I had to leave home to...
July 21, 2015 - 5:39pm
July 15, 2015
VIDEO: Pluto probe survives encounter, phones home
July 15, 2015 - 8:33am
July 14, 2015
Humankind just visited Pluto for the first time - at least we hope so
With any luck, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft just made its closest pass by Pluto. At 7:49 a.m. Eastern on Tuesday, the probe — which took...
July 14, 2015 - 3:03pm
Everything you need to know about Tuesday's Pluto encounter
After a nine-year journey, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is just hours away from its closest approach of Pluto on July 14. The event will be...
July 14, 2015 - 11:23am
June 23, 2015
VIDEO: NASA tracking sun's surface with Solar Dynamics Observatory
One-hundred and fifty million kilometers from the Sun, humans on Earth are getting a high-definition view of the brightest star in the sky. The...
June 23, 2015 - 2:51pm
March 31, 2015
On Friday, half a pair of twins leaves for a year in orbit. It's a chance to measure the effects on long-term space travel.
When Astronaut Scott Kelly volunteered to spend a year in space, he asked NASA scientists whether they'd take advantage of the near-perfect copy...
March 31, 2015 - 10:34am
March 27, 2015
NASA shifts to Plan B for its grab-an-asteroid mission
NASA has decided that instead of trying to pull in an entire small asteroid and whip it into orbit around the moon, it is going after a boulder from a larger asteroid and will try to redirect it. NASA associate administrator Robert Lightfoot announced Wednesday that this option...
March 27, 2015 - 2:21pm
January 26, 2015
Giant asteroid set to buzz Earth, poses no threat
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Jan 26 (Reuters) - An asteroid measuring about a third of a mile (half a kilometer) in diameter will make a relatively close,...
January 26, 2015 - 5:10pm
August 27, 2014
Watertown tech school gets $500,000 NASA grant
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota Space Grant Consortium has been awarded $500,000 by NASA. The grant will be used by the consortium, located at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, to increase engagement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)...
August 27, 2014 - 10:42pm