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Operation Reaching All Veterans vets gather to learn about benefits
SD Board of Minerals and Environment adopts rules for conflicts of interest
Gregory man gets prison for second-degree burglary
Mitchell man accused of third-offense DUI
Wagner group indicted for drug crimes
Mike Miller, Grizzlies ready for postseason
Kernel tennis team stays perfect, sweeps triangular
Thursday's sports schedule
Miller, Grizzlies beat Mavs, seize seventh seed
Thursday's sports briefs
PHOTO: Sanford's Mega Heart
Mitchell Garden Club March meeting held
Holiday garbage collection set
Applications now taken for Miss SD Outstanding Teen
ROSS: Could Rounds be in trouble?
JOHNSON: Recognize the unsung heroes of our nation
BLOOMBERG: Allow the IRS to prepare returns
TUPPER: The sickening truth about hotel pools
GUEBERT: Just the facts, ma'am
Corps says plenty of room in Missouri reservoirs
WILTZ: I’ve always been goal-oriented
First buffalo calf spotted at Custer State Park
Missouri River Institute symposium: As cottonwoods fall, birds fly away
Lake Mitchell walleye stocking battle continues
Georgine Johanna Watters
Dustin Lee Jones
Emily Jo Wiedman
Doborah Ann Grosz
September 19, 2013
South Dakota Festival of Books coming to Deadwood
DEADWOOD (AP) -- The 2013 South Dakota Festival of Books comes to Deadwood this weekend. The event running Thursday through Sunday will allow thousands of book lovers and readers to meet authors, poets, playwrights, book reviewers and media personalities in the historic Black Hills...
news / state
September 19, 2013 - 8:51am
September 17, 2013
YOUNG READING: 'Sophie's Squash'
"Sophie's Squash," by Pat Zietlow Miller, is about love and vegetables. It all begins when Sophie chooses a squash at the farmers market. Her parents want to serve it for supper. But Sophie has other plans. "It was just the right size to hold in her arms. Just the right size to bounce...
September 17, 2013 - 5:30pm
May 13, 2013
YOUNG READING: Book tells story of snail who just wants to wake up his family
Snippet draws on sidewalks, chews leaves and plays soccer. In other words, he's a typical snail. However, he doesn't quite fit in with the rest of his family. "Snippet the Early Riser," by Bethanie Deeney Murguia, is the story of an early-bird snail who becomes impatient with...
May 13, 2013 - 9:41am
May 22, 2012
New e-book service starts at area library
Hanson McCook Regional Library has started a new service to provide free access to downloadable ebooks and audio books to residents of Hanson and McCook counties. When eligible residents register at the library, they will be provided with a login ID to access the South Dakota...
May 22, 2012 - 12:10pm
May 11, 2012
SD first lady encourages Howard students to read
HOWARD (AP) -- South Dakota's first lady read to third, fourth and fifth graders Thursday at Howard Elementary School. The governor's office...
life / state
May 11, 2012 - 10:48am
February 13, 2012
Reading Recovery rescues SD children's literacy levels
DEADWOOD -- Sometimes all it takes is for someone to believe in you.
February 13, 2012 - 3:21pm
November 1, 2011
SD test results called 'call to action'
PIERRE (AP) -- A state education official says new test results showing student performance plateauing in South Dakota is a call to action for the state. Education Secretary Melody Schopp says South Dakota was one of only two states to see its scores for reading at the fourth grade...
news / state
November 1, 2011 - 3:40pm
October 8, 2011
LETTER: Read, then engage in discussion to learn
To the Editor: As an educator by training, and librarian of many years, reading is a passion of mine. Reading keeps the mind active and helps us learn new words. It captivates the imagination and teaches us about others. Reading is fun and reading is for everyone. It is...
opinion / letters
October 8, 2011 - 8:40am