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Polar sea ice the size of India vanishes in record heat
Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
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
Wessington Springs holds off MCS rally
Area basketball roundup: Balanced MVP boys cruise past KWL
Kernels' Neugebauer to play football at DWU
Tiger men grab road win at Hastings
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
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
December 9, 2016
South Dakota judge puts government ethics overhaul on hold
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota judge put on hold a voter-approved government ethics overhaul Thursday, handing a victory to foes who have criticized the wide-ranging new law as an unconstitutional, unworkable mess. Circuit Judge Mark Barnett issued a preliminary injunction at the...
December 9, 2016 - 11:19am
December 2, 2016
Pierre handles Mitchell in opening dual
It was an encouraging start to the season for the Mitchell High School wrestling team. Hosting Pierre, the Class A defending state champions,...
December 2, 2016 - 10:31pm
November 28, 2016
Capitol flags to be at half-staff in memory of late lawmaker
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered state Capitol flags to be flown at half-staff Wednesday in memory of former state Sen. Jacob Krull. Krull, of Watertown, died Friday at age 77. His funeral is Wednesday. Krull represented the Codington County area in the state Senate...
November 28, 2016 - 11:48am
November 14, 2016
Coalition seeks to reduce bullying among children in Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — Three organizations in the Pierre area have formed a partnership to address bullying and the long-term emotional impacts it has on youth. Pierre Public Schools, the Pierre Police Department and Capital Area Counseling Services are approaching the issue from at least...
November 14, 2016 - 11:05am
November 9, 2016
Pierre residents soundly reject $14.5 million event center
PIERRE (AP) — Residents of Pierre have soundly rejected a proposed $14.5 million recreation and event center. Unofficial returns from Tuesday's election showed nearly 58 percent of the 6,500 voters opposed the idea. "We, as a City Commission, decided we wanted this to be a community...
November 9, 2016 - 11:15am
November 4, 2016
Kernels clinch Class 11AA state title trip with 52-14 win over Pierre
For the first time since 1993, the Mitchell High School football team will play for a state football championship. In front of a crowd of 2,300...
November 4, 2016 - 9:47pm
Kernels chasing history today
Earn it. The message for the Mitchell High School football team was clear and concise this week in preparation for one of the program's biggest...
November 4, 2016 - 1:22pm
November 3, 2016
Rushing attack, defensive pressure, key for No. 1 Kernels
Twenty-one days ago, the Mitchell High School football team spotted itself a 42-0 halftime lead over the Pierre Governors and cruised to an easy...
November 3, 2016 - 11:19pm
November 1, 2016
Pierre pulls playoff upset of top seed Kernels
The Mitchell High School volleyball team learned exactly how hard it is to defeat a team for a third time in a season Tuesday night. The top-seeded...
November 1, 2016 - 11:42pm
October 26, 2016
Kernels are top seed in District 3AA volleyball tournament
The Mitchell High School volleyball team will have a home-court advantage for the District 3AA volleyball tournament, which starts Tuesday. The...
October 26, 2016 - 10:48pm
South Dakota woman accused of beating daughter to death
PIERRE (AP) — Authorities say a South Dakota woman could face life in prison for allegedly beating her five-year-old daughter to death. Officials say 25-year-old Desarae Makes Him First has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of first-degree murder, second-degree murder, assault...
October 26, 2016 - 10:58am
October 24, 2016
Kernels dispatch Pierre in three sets
If the goal is to finish with a flourish, the Mitchell High School volleyball team did just that on Monday. The No. 4-ranked Kernels earned a...
October 24, 2016 - 11:22pm
October 21, 2016
Just another day in the old neighborhood
As I drove past the governor’s residence in my old Pierre neighborhood the other afternoon, I saw at the corner of Washington and Capitol a...
October 21, 2016 - 5:26pm
October 14, 2016
No. 2 Kernels dominate Govs
The Mitchell High School football team kept the pedal to the floor on Friday night. Constantly winning the battle at the line of scrimmage, the...
October 14, 2016 - 11:22pm
October 13, 2016
Officials resolve dispute over Goat Island in Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) — State and federal officials have resolved a dispute over an island in the Missouri River on the Nebraska-South Dakota border, offering a potential boost to recreational opportunities for visitors. South Dakota officials said Wednesday that the National Park Service...
October 13, 2016 - 11:36am