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Photos from the annual Mitchell Polar Plunge
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Around the Region
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Robert "Bob" Jenkinson
WOSTER: Finding funding to keep those sunny days and clouds away
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
August 3, 2016
Do your part to keep the annual Sturgis rally safe
It's almost rally time in South Dakota. What started in 1938 as a single motorcycle race in a small town has grown into one of the largest and...
August 3, 2016 - 11:59am
Hundreds turn out for motorcycle rally event in Yankton
YANKTON (AP) — Participation far exceeded expectations for an event in Yankton trying to capitalize on the 75th anniversary of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in the western Black Hills. More than 200 motorcycle enthusiasts registered for the inaugural Rock 'N' Rumble event in...
August 3, 2015 - 5:10pm
July 31, 2015
Hogs on Mitchell's Main Street
July 31, 2015 - 9:55am
July 30, 2015
SD authorities identify crash-prone areas near Sturgis rally
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities in western South Dakota have released a list of several crash-prone areas that motorists travel on in Pennington...
July 30, 2015 - 3:38pm
July 21, 2015
Yankton event to lure bikers on way to Sturgis rally
YANKTON (AP) — The eastern South Dakota city of Yankton is trying to capitalize on the 75th anniversary of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in...
July 21, 2015 - 4:09pm
June 1, 2015
Sturgis rally could draw 1.2 million: DOT
PIERRE—State Department of Transportation officials are planning for 800,000 to 1.2 million people at the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally this August. That estimate is approximately twice as many people as the rally has seen in each of the past 25 years. The modern high was...
June 1, 2015 - 8:45pm
Sturgis rally could draw 1.2 million: DOT
PIERRE — State Department of Transportation officials are planning for 800,000 to 1.2 million people at the 75th Sturgis motorcycle rally this August. That estimate is approximately twice as many people as the rally has seen in each of the past 25 years. The modern high was...
June 1, 2015 - 4:07pm
April 2, 2015
City of Sturgis appeals decision on campground vote
STURGIS (AP) — The city of Sturgis is appealing the Meade County Commission's decision to accept an incorporation petition for the Buffalo Chip Campground. The commission's decision in late February triggers a May 7 election in which the area's 50 registered voters could choose...
April 2, 2015 - 4:37pm
March 25, 2015
Sturgis, Harley Davidson partnering on new downtown plaza
STURGIS (AP) — The city of Sturgis and Harley Davidson are breaking ground on a new downtown plaza named after the motorcycle company, the result of a private-public partnership that also renames a city street after the company. Officials from the city and motorcycle company...
March 25, 2015 - 3:16pm
October 21, 2013
Attendance and revenue up at Sturgis Rally
STURGIS (AP) — Sturgis city officials report that attendance and revenue at this year’s Sturgis Motorcycle Rally were up from last year. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that an estimated 467,338 people attended this year’s rally in August, an increase of about 21,000 from...
October 21, 2013 - 6:46am
July 29, 2013
Some Sturgis Rally bikers getting an early start
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota doesn't begin for another week, but some bikers already have embarked on their journey to the Black Hills. Dale Abbott, who has traveled from Indiana to South Dakota, told KELO-TV in Sioux Falls that...
July 29, 2013 - 1:59pm
July 22, 2013
Sturgis official hopes to avoid rally rumpus
STURGIS (AP) -- The Sturgis police chief says he's worried about a beer garden party getting out of hand during the annual motorcycle rally in the Black Hills. The Sturgis City Council has approved a special event liquor license that will allow people to buy alcohol outside the...
July 22, 2013 - 5:21am
February 1, 2013
Sturgis finalizing deal with new 'major' marketing company
STURGIS (AP) -- The city of Sturgis is finalizing an agreement with a marketing company that is owned by the New York Yankees baseball team, the Dallas Cowboys football team and a major investment fund. Mayor Mark Carstensen tells the media that it's "the major leagues" of marketing. Legends...
February 1, 2013 - 8:18am
January 21, 2013
Gun rights rally draws 80 at Capitol in Pierre Saturday
PIERRE (AP) -- About 80 people gathered at South Dakota's state Capitol in Pierre on Saturday to show their support for gun rights. KCCR radio reported many of the people carried signs supporting the Second Amendment at the event that took place inside the Capitol Rotunda. ...
January 21, 2013 - 6:18am
September 13, 2012
SD high court upholds bail denial in assault case
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Supreme Court says a Hells Angels Motorcycle Club member will not remain free on bail while he appeals his assault conviction from a fight at last year's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. George Caruso of Shirley, Mass., was convicted of simple assault and...
September 13, 2012 - 12:18pm