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Around the Region
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
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Area prep football roundup: Parkston topples No. 2 Groton Area
Neugebauer sets MHS career rushing record
With playoffs on the line, Howard delivers big win
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Irene Marie Ryan
Zachary Eric Buche
Timothy Russell Falor
Raymond C. Konechne
Just another day in the old neighborhood
LETTER: What has Congress done about farm prices?
LETTER: Hillary is not most qualified for president
LETTER: An election season lesson
Livestock's bleak industrial future
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
September 17, 2016
Fargo-based National Guard unit on alert for mobilization
FARGO (AP) — A North Dakota Army National Guard unit has received an alert notification for possible mobilization in Afghanistan. About 30 members of the Fargo-based 191st Military Police Company were placed in an alert status. The unit has detachments in Mayville and Bismarck....
September 17, 2016 - 10:00am
September 8, 2016
Feds sue supplements retailer over firing of employee
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Justice Department has sued a Rapid City-based retailer of dietary supplements alleging that the company violated the employment rights of a former member of the South Dakota Air National Guard. The federal lawsuit filed Tuesday in Rapid City alleges that BioFusion...
September 8, 2016 - 11:00am
August 23, 2016
SD National Guard welcomes 11 new second lieutenants
RAPID CITY — The South Dakota Army National Guard welcomed 11 new second lieutenants to its ranks following an Aug. 19 commissioning ceremony at Camp Rapid. The ceremony marks the end of Officer Candidate School (OCS) — the first step in officer training and development...
August 23, 2016 - 5:21pm
August 20, 2016
South Dakota Guard soldiers help renovate Suriname school
SIOUX FALLS(AP) — Soldiers from the South Dakota National Guard teamed up with members of Suriname's armed forces to renovate a school in the South American country. A team of eight soldiers from the Guard's 155th Engineer Company and 211th Engineer Company worked alongside about...
August 20, 2016 - 10:16am
July 8, 2016
Rapid City-based National Guard until to deploy to Romania
RAPID CITY (AP) — A unit of the South Dakota Army National Guard has been ordered to mobilize for deployment to Romania to support U.S. and international operations in Europe. The Rapid City-based 216th is a three-member unit that oversees fire protection of aviation assets, facilities...
July 8, 2016 - 9:25am
June 30, 2016
Huron, Parkston Guard units ready to deploy to Kuwait for 9 months
HURON — As one South Dakota guard unit returns, another is preparing to deploy. More than 160 soldiers from Parkston and Huron have received official orders for a nine-month deployment to Kuwait beginning in November. The S.D. Army National Guard's 153rd Engineer Battalion,...
June 30, 2016 - 6:41pm
March 28, 2016
South Dakota National Guard holding statewide food drive
RAPID CITY (AP) — Volunteer members of the South Dakota National Guard are holding a food drive across the state. The donations will benefit people in need who live in the communities where the Guard members serve. Volunteers will be accepting non-perishable food donations from...
March 28, 2016 - 11:35am
December 17, 2015
SD National Guard urges residents to support service members
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota National Guard is encouraging South Dakotans to support service members who are deployed overseas by wearing red shirts on Fridays. The weekly event is called RED Shirt Friday, to remind businesses, schools and citizens to "Remember Everyone Deployed."...
December 17, 2015 - 9:04am
December 16, 2015
OPINION: Remember SD's overseas veterans this holiday season
From the time that I was a little girl, Bing Crosby's "I'll Be Home For Christmas" has been one of my favorite Christmas songs. I remember singing along with it while it played on the radio, and I admit that I didn't grasp the song's true weight until I got a little older. The lyrics...
December 16, 2015 - 7:49pm
September 29, 2015
SD National Guard members visit Suriname soldiers
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota National Guard members recently traveled to the South American country of Suriname (SUR'-ih-nahm) to exchange ideas with its military on the professional development of non-commissioned officers. Lt. Col. Orson Ward says the purpose of the exchange...
September 29, 2015 - 2:55pm
September 21, 2015
ND Guard promoting SD native to brigadier general
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Army National Guard will promote Col. Robert A. Fode of Bismarck to brigadier general on Sunday. A 2 p.m. ceremony is planned at the Raymond J. Bohn Armory theater in Bismarck. North Dakota adjutant general Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk...
September 21, 2015 - 12:46pm
August 19, 2015
8 national guard soldiers commissioned as 2nd lieutenants
RAPID CITY (AP) — Eight of the state's national guard soldiers have been commissioned as second lieutenants. The South Dakota Army National Guard says the eight lieutenants recently completed officer candidate school. They took the oath of office and were commissioned during...
August 19, 2015 - 1:49pm
August 12, 2015
Mother and daughter prepare to deploy together to Kuwait
WAGNER—There are few relationships as strong as one between a mother and daughter. And Tiphany and Alexandra Dvorak are about to have...
August 12, 2015 - 8:32pm
Photos from the Wagner 155th Engineering Co. departure to Rapid City
August 12, 2015 - 11:44am
August 11, 2015
More than 1,200 gather in Wagner for Nat’l Guard detachment’s sendoff to Kuwait
WAGNER—For Sgt. 1st Class Kyle Meyerink, his second deployment overseas will be a little more difficult. When he was overseas with the...
August 11, 2015 - 7:55pm