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In newly surfaced Howard Stern interview, Trump joked about giving Princess Diana an HIV test
Man arrested near White House had at least nine firearms in vehicle, D.C. police said
N.Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after U.S. bomber flight
Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill appears doomed after Collins says no
Fort Thompson man is charged with assault in federal court
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Rolling Thunder: ACDC utilizing quick offense for strong start
Area volleyball roundup: Trojans topple Titans in road win
Blackhawks' Kolousek to speak at Mitchell QB Club
Trojans claim Region 3A title
Kernel boys finish ninth at ESD meet
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Laura Jean Haiar
Gertrude "Trude" Morgan
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: Did No Two Horns make horse effigy?
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
May 12, 2017
Two charged with distributing marijuana near Mitchell park
Two Mitchell residents face felony charges after allegedly distributing marijuana in a drug-free zone. Michael Wilson, 31, and Larissa Hopkins,...
May 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
March 27, 2017
Musical park to come to South Dakota town of Lead
LEAD (AP) — A soon-to-be-renovated park in the South Dakota town of Lead will include a feature available in only a few U.S. cities: outdoor musical instruments. The devices at Manuel Brothers Park will be large outdoor equivalents of common and not-so-common musical instruments....
March 27, 2017 - 11:27am
October 26, 2015
RV park worries Lead residents who remember 1994 landslide
LEAD (AP) — Some residents of Lead (leed) say a planned recreational vehicle park is in an area of unstable ground, and they worry it could have catastrophic effects. The planned park is adjacent to an area that was the site of a slow landslide in 1994 that threatened 30 homes...
October 26, 2015 - 2:46pm
September 9, 2015
State makes changes to Hilger's Gulch plan from public input
PIERRE (AP) — The state is remaking its proposal for changes at Hilger's Gulch park on the state Capitol grounds after hearing public input and opposition about the plan. The Bureau of Administration said Wednesday that Gov. Dennis Daugaard asked for changes to the park plan. Daugaard...
September 9, 2015 - 2:32pm
July 27, 2015
Sturgis City Council votes to allow beer sales in city park
STURGIS (AP) — The Sturgis City Council has reversed its previous decision and voted to allow a promoter to serve beer in a city park during this year's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The council denied the request from John Oakes, of Sturgis Racing and Entertainment, earlier this...
July 27, 2015 - 11:22am
May 8, 2015
Having a ball at John Paul II's Game Day
Students from John Paul II Elementary School enjoyed an afternoon at Patten Young Park on Thursday for the annual Game Day. Betty McNeil,...
May 8, 2015 - 2:09pm
May 6, 2015
2 Sioux Falls students charged with vandalizing high school
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities in Sioux Falls say two students vandalized a local high school early Wednesday morning, leading officials to delay classes and postpone an Advanced Placement exam. Addison Park and Alex Engel have both been charged with third-degree burglary and...
May 6, 2015 - 5:49pm
March 14, 2013
Plans for water park in Rapid City announced
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Rapid City will soon be home to a brand new vacation venue. The media reports that developers announced they plan to build a new 93,000-square-foot water park. Rapid City developer Robert Akers, Sr., announced that construction will begin this month on the five-story...
March 14, 2013 - 4:49pm
March 2, 2013
Choppers drive elk from Wind Cave to Custer
CUSTER (AP) -- Park officials are using a pair of helicopters to drive hundreds of elk from Wind Cave National Park into nearby Custer State Park. The drive is aimed at reducing the elk herd in Wind Cave, which numbers 900 to 950 animals. Officials would like the herd cut in...
March 2, 2013 - 4:10pm
January 14, 2013
Wind Cave park to reduce bloated elk herd
HOT SPRINGS (AP) -- Officials are considering herding elk out of Wind Cave National Park in southwestern South Dakota to reduce a bloated herd. The park plans to reduce its elk herd by about 600 animals in the next two years to prevent overgrazing. Officials plan to use a helicopter...
January 14, 2013 - 7:47am
December 31, 2012
Grant awarded for development of new Blood Run state park
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Community Foundation is providing a $10,000 grant to help develop a new state park at the Blood Run National Historic Landmark near Sioux Falls. The grant goes to the South Dakota Parks and Wildlife Foundation, which is working with the state Game,...
December 31, 2012 - 6:28am
September 18, 2012
Contest winnings help renovate Lake Andes park
LAKE ANDES -- From dilapidated to delightful, the Lake Andes City Park has made a stunning transformation thanks to an online contest, a grant...
September 18, 2012 - 5:59am
September 5, 2012
Blood Run, future state park, to hold guided hikes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Blood Run, a national historic landmark set to become South Dakota's first new state park in more than 50 years, is hosting two guided hikes this month. The picturesque acreage along the Big Sioux River was used by thousands of Oneota Indians into the early 1700s,...
September 5, 2012 - 10:42am
August 29, 2012
Bella's Butterfly Garden Tribute to be built for crash victim
Bella Morgan will be remembered in a Mitchell park as long as people watch butterflies dance on air. The Mitchell Park and Recreation Board has...
August 29, 2012 - 5:17am
May 24, 2012
Plan to rename park for Iszabella Morgan hits snag
Mitchell's Northridge Park appeared to be a good candidate to memorialize Iszabella "Bella" Morgan, especially since the existing name was apparently...
May 24, 2012 - 6:22am