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North Carolina man arrested near Emery after crashing vehicle in creek
Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
Photos from the Kernels game against Harrisburg
No. 3 Harrisburg rallies past No. 2 Mitchell
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
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
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