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In the face of mass resignations, including from 3M, Trump ends business advisory councils
Sessions says Charlottesville car attack could be prosecuted as a hate crime
White nationalist's nephew calls for opposition to proposed Fargo rally
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
Despite rain, Day of Caring draws 204 volunteers
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
SD delegates discuss ag industry at Dakotafest
Exhibitors show off gear, gadgets during Dakotafest
South Dakota farmers, ranchers get some drought relief
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
FANTASY FORECAST: The 10 draft commandments
Indians-Twins washed out; will play doubleheader Thursday
Sano's stellar play part of his development plan
The reason for Vikings CB Alexander's improvement? 'He listens'
Vikings QB Sam Bradford opens up on faith, trust and drowning out the intrigue
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
Robert "Bob" Faas
THUNE: The future is within our reach
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
WOSTER: A healing view of the wall and the land
OUR VIEW: Two school board members made error in judgment
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
July 15, 2017
Column: I confess, I no longer pray for rain
"Pray for rain." I've heard that statement often in recent weeks. A hashtag, #prayforrain, has even been circulating. Growing up in and around...
July 15, 2017 - 9:09am
June 26, 2017
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
FT. PIERRE, S.D. — Central South Dakota has had a bit of a rain revival, but many areas have back-slid into drought. Brothers Pete and...
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
June 19, 2017
Showers bring some relief to South Dakota farmers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Showers have brought some relief to South Dakota farmers, but much of the state remains dry. The U.S. Department of Agriculture...
June 19, 2017 - 4:16pm
May 22, 2017
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
It was 10 months ago that much of South Dakota was begging for a drink of water. At least the fields were. Last year in July, more than half...
May 22, 2017 - 4:37pm
April 10, 2017
‘Miserable’ storm causes crashes, power outages
A statewide rain and snow storm caused chaos on the roadways, as Highway Patrol troopers responded to more than 30 calls in about 13 hours. From...
April 10, 2017 - 5:47pm
January 17, 2017
Drought-to-drenched California faces H20 balancing act
Rain has finally been falling hard in California, where reservoirs are filling up fast. After six years of punishing drought, that's obviously a good thing. But it creates a balancing-act challenge for the state's water managers. Keep too much holed up in storage and the system will...
January 17, 2017 - 1:14pm
December 23, 2016
Rain, strong winds expected for Christmas day
A Christmas Day storm may wreak havoc for many travelers in South Dakota this weekend. A storm system will be crossing the center portion of...
December 23, 2016 - 5:10pm
August 19, 2016
Thursday night storm drops 5 inches of rain near Howard
HOWARD — Up to five inches of rain and softball sized hail were reported near Howard as a result of a Thursday night storm that blanketed...
August 19, 2016 - 1:08pm
April 26, 2016
Up to 2½ inches of rain expected Wednesday in Mitchell
A storm is heading for Mitchell that could double this month's rain accumulation, despite already wetter-than-normal conditions. According to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, Mitchell is expected to receive up to 2½ inches of rainfall Wednesday. The upcoming precipitation...
April 26, 2016 - 5:25pm
April 18, 2016
Wet weekend brings an inch of water to Mitchell
Mitchell's wet weekend brought nearly an inch of rain from Friday to Sunday. According to the National Weather Service, Mitchell received 0.08...
April 18, 2016 - 5:22pm
October 24, 2015
Heavy rains swamp Texas, flooding roads, derailing train
Heavy rains swamped Texas overnight, forcing the evacuation of some residents in at least one county, stranding drivers on flooded streets in...
October 24, 2015 - 5:05pm
August 19, 2015
That rainy day feeling
August 19, 2015 - 2:28pm
June 9, 2015
Wet weather continues to boost moisture supplies across SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More rain across South Dakota in the past week boosted field and livestock moisture supplies. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop progress report that topsoil moisture totals were rated 6 percent very short, 14 percent short, 74 percent adequate...
June 9, 2015 - 1:22pm
Hill City cleans up after flash flooding from heavy rains
HILL CITY (AP) — Residents of a small city in western South Dakota have cleaned up after flash flooding that followed heavy rains Saturday. KELO-TV reports some people in Hill City were forced out their homes because of the flooding Saturday. KEVN-TV reports the city got three...
June 9, 2015 - 11:28am
June 8, 2015
Heavy May rains push Pactola Reservoir to record level
RAPID CITY (AP) — Throughout April, Ty Gerbracht, manager for forest recreation at the Pactola Reservoir, had been hoping to avoid a drought, so she prayed for rain. "This is my payback," she told the Rapid City Journal. "I prayed so hard for rain because I didn't want to start...
June 8, 2015 - 9:42am