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Military bands taking fire
Animal feeding ordinance killed in Bon Homme County
South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
Area educators inducted into Beadle Club
Davison Co. Commission pleased with jail renovation
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.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
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
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
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
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
LETTER: Why is Tripp-Delmont facing rapid enrollment?
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
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
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