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Driver in fatal crash sentenced for vehicular homicide
Buffer strip boosters plan another go during 2017 session
Saturday night street dance reunites recently returned guardsmen
Australia native brings passion for praise, music to Holy Family
Officials begin plans for potential fourth DWU building project in four years
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Buffer strip boosters plan another go during 2017 session
Egg-laying chickens and eggs both up in South Dakota
The end of an era for Salem's Buhler Industries
Land-locked rancher awarded cash in sale of cattle rival said he owned
Fight over electricity for new grain elevator ends in a compromise
Class B state amateur baseball tournament pairings announced
Canova edges Flandreau for District 4B title
Unbeaten Angels outlast Pheasants
Postseason amateur baseball roundup: Nolz, Mudcats book spot at state
Freeman Academy, Marion join forces in athletic co-op
Local man reaches 93rd birthday
Chamberlain man celebrates 94th
Fulton couple to celebrate 40 years
Twin sisters turn 90 years old
Mitchell couple to celebrate 50th
Sophie Van Hyft
Viola "Ole" Terveen
Constance "Connie" C. Perkins
LETTER: Trump not the answer
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LETTER: Abortion is the problem
LETTER: There never has been racial equality
LETTER: God is alive and well
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
May 25, 2014
SD's role in war in Afghanistan winding down
RAPID CITY (AP) — The role of the South Dakota National Guard in the war in Afghanistan is winding down after nearly 13 years. The Guard has announced that it has no further deployments scheduled to the region after the end of 2014, the Rapid City Journal reported Sunday. More...
May 25, 2014 - 10:22pm
May 21, 2014
Flandreau officer wins national intelligence award
PIERRE (AP) — An Army National Guard officer from Flandreau, South Dakota, has received a national award for her role as an intelligence officer in Afghanistan. First Lt. Bridget Flannery is the winner of the 2014 Colonel Carl F. Eifler Award. Lt. Col. Michael Oster in the...
May 21, 2014 - 10:48pm
May 18, 2014
Buffalo Gap to house SD Guard unit in training
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Buffalo Gap National Grasslands will house a unit of the South Dakota National Guard during training exercises in June. The Rapid City Journal reports the unit will be housed in the area near Red Shirt Table Village from June 1 through 21. This is the...
May 18, 2014 - 11:05pm
May 16, 2014
SD National Guard hosting regional competition next week
RAPID CITY (AP) — Sixteen National Guard soldiers from eight states are taking part next week in a competition in the Black Hills of western South Dakota. The Region 6 Best Warrior Competition will include two soldiers each from South Dakota, North Dakota, Alaska, Washington,...
May 16, 2014 - 7:24pm
March 12, 2014
SD Guard airmen urged to protect IDs after breach
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More than 1,000 South Dakota Air National Guard members are being urged to protect their identities after their personal information was included in an email sent to a personal account. KELO-TV reports that a letter sent by 114th Fighter Wing commander Col....
March 12, 2014 - 6:53am
March 6, 2014
Pentagon honors SD Guard Family Readiness Group
WASHINGTON -- The 235th Military Police Company Family Readiness Group, of South Dakota, earned the 2013 Department of Defense Reserve Family Readiness Award for the National Guard at the Pentagon Hall of Heroes in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 28. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense...
March 6, 2014 - 7:56am
February 23, 2014
US governors plan to urge Obama not to downsize National Guard
WASHINGTON -- Governors from both U.S. political parties plan to talk to President Barack Obama on Monday about preventing potential cuts to...
February 23, 2014 - 10:43pm
February 19, 2014
SD Guard Museum closed temporarily
PIERRE — The South Dakota National Guard Museum, located in Pierre, is temporarily closed for remodeling, which includes lighting and ceiling upgrades in the north gallery. “We apologize for the inconvenience,” said museum director Sonja Johnson. “We’ve made a lot of...
February 19, 2014 - 7:35am
January 30, 2014
PHOTO: Women make National Guard history
Pfc. Erika Cotton, 19, of Volga, recently graduated from 13M crewmember Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sill, Okla., and Pvt. Stephanie...
January 30, 2014 - 6:51am
SD National Guard prepares to transfer armories
PIERRE — Webster and Watertown should get ownership of old National Guard armory complexes in the two northeastern South Dakota cities, a state Senate panel agreed Wednesday. The two bills, HB 1126 and HB 1127, won approval from the Senate State Affairs Committee and were placed...
January 30, 2014 - 6:31am
January 16, 2014
OPINION: National Guard, active units are interchangeable
Brothers in arms on the battlefield sometimes become rivals for resources when budgets become tight. The Army chief’s words are part of a discernible pattern over the last several months as he struggles to justify keeping Army personnel strength at above pre-9/11 levels.
January 16, 2014 - 7:34am
January 15, 2014
PHOTO: National Guard, health lab exercise
January 15, 2014 - 7:29am
December 31, 2013
PHOTO: Scuba Claus
December 31, 2013 - 8:13am
December 30, 2013
PHOTO: Welcome home, soldiers
December 30, 2013 - 10:59pm
December 22, 2013
124 SD Guard members returning from Afghanistan
RAPID CITY (AP) — More than 100 South Dakota Army National Guard members will be home for the holidays. The 124 soldiers with the 235th Military Police Company arrived in the U.S. last weekend after a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. They’re at Fort Bliss, Texas,...
December 22, 2013 - 9:21am