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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack
Aberdeen approves animal carcass composting facility
Game, Fish and Parks: Avoid Big Sioux close to Dell Rapids
Bust still missing from Rapid City Chamber of Commerce
An annual drive to the rodeo
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Indian Canyon Fire spares Edgemont but harms ranchers
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
June 9, 2016
SDHSAA's Carney announces retirement
PIERRE — South Dakota High School Activities Association Executive Director Wayne Carney announced his retirement Thursday, effective at...
June 9, 2016 - 5:04pm
June 7, 2016
Bartlett seals Class AA individual crown
It was smooth sailing for Katie Bartlett Tuesday at the Class AA girls golf tournament. Or if nothing else, she made it look that way. The Pierre...
June 7, 2016 - 10:21pm
June 3, 2016
Aerodynamics gets contract to fly to Pierre, Watertown
PIERRE (AP) — The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded contracts to Aerodynamics Inc. to provide federally subsidized air service to Pierre and Watertown. Officials in both cities had recommended the carrier. Great Lakes Airlines has been serving the two cities, but local...
June 3, 2016 - 11:11am
June 2, 2016
Former pastor accused in sex sting reaches federal plea deal
PIERRE (AP) — A man accused of trying to solicit sex from what he thought was a teenage girl while he was serving as a pastor in Miller has reached a plea agreement with federal prosecutors. Terms of the deal between the government and Joseph Raleigh are not yet public, the Capital...
June 2, 2016 - 12:23pm
Pierre man who abused child while drunk gets 20 years
PIERRE (AP) — A Pierre man accused of abusing a baby when he passed out drunk has been sentenced to serve 20 years in prison. Twenty-five -year-old Darrell Custer told a judge in April that he was holding the 9-month-old child in June 2015 when he passed out onto a bed, and the...
June 2, 2016 - 12:18pm
June 1, 2016
South Dakota sales tax increasing to fund teacher pay raises
PIERRE (AP) — Shoppers are set to spend a little more at the store when South Dakota's historic half-cent sales tax hike for teacher pay takes effect. The state sales tax rate increases from 4 percent to 4.5 percent on Wednesday in the first permanent jump in nearly 50 years. Cities...
June 1, 2016 - 12:40pm
May 27, 2016
Pierre honoring war hero Waldron with memorial dedication
PIERRE (AP) — A Fort Pierre war hero who served in World War II is being honored next week on the anniversary of the Battle of Midway. John C. Waldron is being recognized with a memorial dedication at the Pierre Municipal Airport at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, June 3. Waldron led 15 aircraft...
May 27, 2016 - 12:20pm
May 25, 2016
Judge orders rancher to repay USDA $65K for loan he misused
PIERRE (AP) — A federal judge in South Dakota has ordered a rancher to pay back the U.S. Department of Agriculture $65,000 for a loan he misused. The order against 36-year-old Pierre resident Timothy Sherwood came after he pleaded guilty to conversion of mortgaged property. He was...
May 25, 2016 - 11:25am
Pierre, Fort Pierre mayors reflect on flood 5 years later
PIERRE (AP) — On Tuesday, May 24, 2011, Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill got a call from the state Department of Public Safety asking her to come to a meeting at 4 p.m. That meeting would change her life. Gloria Hanson, who now is Fort Pierre's mayor but in 2011 was a private citizen, was...
May 25, 2016 - 11:18am
May 20, 2016
Exhibit on state's environmental history closes Tuesday
PIERRE (AP) — An exhibit that examines South Dakota's environmental history will close Tuesday after two years of having been on display at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. "South Dakota Environments: A Window to Past Times" features four epochs of environmental history about...
May 20, 2016 - 5:12pm
May 16, 2016
Survey outlines anglers' top concerns in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — A survey has found that South Dakota anglers are most concerned with access to glacial lakes in the northeast, the cost of fishing licenses and competition with non-resident anglers. The Pierre Capital Journal reports that the survey was conducted by Larry Gigliotti...
May 16, 2016 - 12:36pm
May 13, 2016
Capitol group OKs Native American code talkers memorial
PIERRE (AP) — A proposed Pierre memorial to Native American wartime code talkers took a step closer to becoming a reality this week when the Capitol Complex Restoration and Beautification Commission unanimously approved the site and design for the monument. "I think this is long...
May 13, 2016 - 11:52am
May 11, 2016
City of Pierre paves way for $2 million solar panel project
PIERRE (AP) — The Pierre City Commission has paved the way for what officials say will be the biggest solar energy project in South Dakota. It also will be the first solar energy project for Missouri River Energy Services, which provides nearly half of the city's power. The city...
May 11, 2016 - 12:30pm
May 6, 2016
Free public tours of the Governor's Mansion start next month
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Governor's Mansion will begin its sixth season of free weekly tours next month. First lady Linda Daugaard says the governor's mansion belongs to the people of South Dakota, and she and Gov. Dennis Daugaard are happy to again open the home on...
May 6, 2016 - 6:34pm
May 2, 2016
Registration for 3-day Archaeology Camp opens Monday
PIERRE (AP) — Registration for the South Dakota State Historical Society's three-day Archaeology Camp opens Monday. Archaeology Camp is an active, outdoor experience located on an archaeological site near the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area, north of Fort Pierre. Students should...
May 2, 2016 - 12:36pm