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Cuba, U.S. to discuss detente in wake of Trump election
One died at Pearl Harbor, the other lived. Seventy-five years later, they'll be reunited.
Citing 'ridiculous' cost, Trump says 'cancel order' on new Air Force One
3-year-old stable after being shot in the head
Beyonce leads Grammys with 9 nominations; Prince has one nomination for album
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Preseason South Dakota sportswriters basketball polls
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket's Myah Selland named to Class B all-state first-team
Athlete of the Week: MVP's Risseeuw finds early success at 195 pounds
Kernel boys ready to compete
Mesman wins Class A Miss Volleyball award
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Former Ethan woman celebrates a century
Former Parkston man turns 80
Drew Allen Holter
Linda Joy (Cain) Cooper
Imogene Van Overschelde
Lila June Steiber
Cassie Karen Greger
Preparing for a lean year
Retirement finds the Legislature's only homemaker
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Columnists and reporters should be kept separate
LETTER: State sales tax needs fixing
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
September 9, 2016
Man accused of sexually abusing 2 women gets probation
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of sexually abusing two women in the 1990s while living in North Dakota has been ordered to serve two years of probation. The Williston Herald reports that 56-year-old Robert Pagan, of Rapid City, South Dakota, was sentenced Wednesday...
September 9, 2016 - 11:30am
September 8, 2016
North Dakota pheasant numbers drop 10 percent from 2015
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Pheasant numbers in North Dakota have dropped 10 percent from a year ago, but as the hunting season nears wildlife officials are confident of another decent harvest of at least half a million birds. The drop indicated by a state Game and Fish Department survey...
September 8, 2016 - 11:24am
September 6, 2016
South Dakota recovery group works to expand in North Dakota
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A South Dakota-based recovery organization is looking to change how addiction is treated in North Dakota in part by involving businesses in recovery work. Face It Together, a nonprofit organization headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is working to...
September 6, 2016 - 10:47am
September 5, 2016
20th annual Tribal Leaders Summit set in Bismarck this week
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Tribal officials in the Dakotas are gathering in Bismarck this week for the 20th annual Tribal Leaders Summit. The event that includes a trade show is Tuesday through Thursday at the Bismarck Event Center. It's hosted by United Tribes Technical College and...
September 5, 2016 - 10:21am
September 2, 2016
3,510 licenses available for North Dakota fall turkey hunt
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is making 3,510 licenses available for the full turkey season. The number is 145 fewer than last year, or a decline of about 4 percent. The deadline for hunters to apply for a license is Wednesday. Only North Dakota residents...
September 2, 2016 - 10:57am
Bighorn sheep hunting to resume in North Dakota this fall
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is resuming bighorn sheep hunting this fall after concluding that a disease that sparked a large die-off in the western badlands herd two years ago has diminished. Bacterial pneumonia is still present in the herd but...
September 2, 2016 - 10:54am
August 31, 2016
Oil pipeline protesters disrupt second construction site
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities have cut free a man who bound himself to construction equipment as part of a protest at a Dakota Access oil pipeline about 20 miles west of a main protest site in North Dakota. At least two people were arrested Wednesday near state Highway 6, south...
August 31, 2016 - 12:05pm
August 30, 2016
Civil rights groups want road near pipeline protest reopened
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Amnesty International and the American Civil Liberties Union of North Dakota want state officials to reopen a stretch of highway that runs through the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. The North Dakota Highway Patrol and the state Department of Transportation...
August 30, 2016 - 11:31am
August 29, 2016
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
CLEVELAND, N.D. (AP) — Supporters of a program that pays farmers to not alter wetlands on valuable cropland want to include it in the next federal farm bill. The North Dakota Working Wetlands Pilot Project compensates producers for what they lose by not farming seasonal wetlands...
August 29, 2016 - 12:07pm
August 26, 2016
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The number of plaintiffs suing to abolish North Dakota's anti-corporate farming law has expanded and now includes people and companies with ties to four U.S. states and a former Soviet republic. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, who is defending the law,...
August 26, 2016 - 11:21am
August 23, 2016
Three Affiliated Tribes issues support for pipeline protest
NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) — The Three Affiliated Tribes is formally supporting the Standing Rock Sioux as that tribe protests construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Bismarck Tribune reports Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox has issued a formal letter supporting "an alternative...
August 23, 2016 - 11:36am
Drone being tested in North Dakota for use during disasters
HILLSBORO, N.D. (AP) — A 20-foot-long drone that was brought to North Dakota to test precision agriculture methods is now part of a trial run to see if can help crews restore power to areas hit by natural disasters. The Israeli-manufactured Elbit Systems Hermes 450 aircraft can...
August 23, 2016 - 11:35am
August 22, 2016
Tribal chairman calls governor's emergency order unfortunate
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple's decision to issue an emergency declaration over an ongoing pipeline protest is unfortunate, the head of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe said in a statement released Saturday. Dalrymple said the order issued Friday is meant to free...
August 22, 2016 - 10:54am
August 11, 2016
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota wildlife officials are lowering the number of mountain lions that can be killed for the first time in about a decade of lion hunting in the state, in large part due to the prowess of hunters, particularly those with hounds. The exact size of the...
August 11, 2016 - 11:32am
July 12, 2016
Jamestown slows GPAC membership drive, will target 2018 for joining league
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — The Great Plains Athletic Conference will remain at 11 schools for at least the next two years. On Tuesday, both Jamestown and the GPAC released statements saying the Jimmies won't likely be added to the conference until the 2018-19 school year, which would...
July 12, 2016 - 11:47pm