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Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
Wagner community to recognize local National Guard unit
S.D. congressional delegation votes to override Obama's veto of 9/11 victims bill
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Magic edge Omaha 103-99
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ida C. Rowe
Julie L. Lang
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
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