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Mitchell Tech earns high rating in recent US Department of Education data
Letcher man sentenced to 8 months in prison for killing a bald eagle
Weekend Snackpack program's new director has a 'heart for families'
'What is Art?' event to expose Mitchell community to different types of artwork
Winner band, Dimock ballroom among inductees for SD Rock and Roll Hall
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Kernel girls tennis take second at ESD
Kernels earn road win at Yankton
Lee leads Parkston with his putter
Spotlight on prep football: Class 11AA holding their own against Class 11AAA foes
Kernels set for stiffer test against Sioux Falls Lincoln
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Glen Chasing Hawk
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
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
July 2, 2014
PHOTO: Air Guard training
July 2, 2014 - 6:54am
June 24, 2014
National Guard leaves Wessington Springs
The National Guard is no longer needed in Wessington Springs, according to the town's mayor. The National Guard left Wessington Springs Tuesday, Mayor Melissa Mebius said. Soldiers were sent in last week to clear debris on the roads as well as any debris obstructing a road or public...
June 24, 2014 - 10:42pm
June 18, 2014
Governor activates National Guard to assist in flood response
RAPID CITY -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard activated more than 120 soldiers Wednesday from the South Dakota National Guard to assist the state in flood response operations in southeast South Dakota. Soldiers have been assigned to assist state and local emergency management officials in...
June 18, 2014 - 11:11pm
June 11, 2014
PHOTO: National Guard appreciation
On Saturday, Maj. Gen. Tim A. Reisch, left, adjutant general, South Dakota National Guard, presents his coin as a sign of appreciation to Renae...
June 11, 2014 - 7:34am
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