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Clinton picks Kaine as her running mate
No Mitchell businesses utilize sidewalk wine law
Plankinton museum open house set for Saturday
UPDATE: Mitchell police locate missing 17-year-old girl
Diesel spill temporarily shuts down Foster Street, causes one injury
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Indian Canyon Fire spares Edgemont but harms ranchers
'Liquid gold' and the declining honey bee
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Wagner drops slugfest against Tea
Open house to be held for man's 75th
Former Mitchell woman turns 90
Rokusek birth announcement
Plankinton woman celebrates 90th
Berg reunion gathers at Twin Lakes Resort
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
Let me know what you think
Rights and responsibilities; balance them with common sense
OUR VIEW: Let's keep The Kernel alive
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
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
Photos from the Wagner 155th Engineering Company activation ceremony
August 11, 2015 - 6:19pm
July 8, 2015
Sioux Falls-based National Guard unit to serve in Kuwait
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls-based Army National Guard unit has been called to serve in the Middle East next year. Thirty-nine soldiers with the Guard's 196th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade will serve a nine-month tour in Kuwait, beginning late next February. The soldiers...
July 8, 2015 - 1:08pm
June 17, 2015
OPINION: Protect our troops by Reauthorizing NDAA
During the eight years I worked as governor of South Dakota, I had the honor of serving as the commander-in-chief of South Dakota's National Guard forces. My first term began in 2003, right at the start of the war in Iraq. I attended ceremonies for our military men and women as they...
June 17, 2015 - 12:47pm
June 12, 2015
Mitchell man promoted to command sergeant major in Guard
WATERTOWN — A Mitchell man was recently promoted to command sergeant major in the South Dakota Army National Guard before assuming responsibility...
June 12, 2015 - 1:56am