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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Mitchell, Sioux Falls still in Hoop City Classic plans
Weather emergency called for Class B high school baseball
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Dorothy Marie Callies
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
OPINION: Friendships that pick up where they left off
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
January 12, 2018
Spink County weighing $1.5 million law enforcement center
REDFIELD (AP) — Spink County officials are seeking the public's input on the idea of building a $1.5 million law enforcement center next to the courthouse in Redfield. The American News reports the County Commission will host an informal meeting Tuesday evening to provide information...
January 12, 2018 - 9:28am
November 21, 2017
Spring trial set for Ashton man in animal abuse case
REDFIELD (AP) — An Ashton man accused of starving livestock has been scheduled for trial next spring. Sixty-three-year-old Rex Spear was charged...
November 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
June 20, 2017
Redfield's Miranda Mack crowned Miss South Dakota
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Redfield woman was crowned the new Miss South Dakota over the weekend in Hot Springs at the annual pageant. Miranda Mack is a 21-year-old student at South Dakota State University. She will represent South Dakota in the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, New...
June 20, 2017 - 5:05pm
March 27, 2017
Officials to break ground on new South Dakota school
REDFIELD (AP) — Officials in Redfield plan to break ground in a few weeks on a more than $20 million preschool-to-12th grade school. The project passed in a $16 million bond vote last year. The remainder of the money will be from the district's capital outlay funds, the Aberdeen...
March 27, 2017 - 11:25am
March 9, 2017
South Dakota Developmental Center workers vote to unionize
REDFIELD (AP) — Workers at the South Dakota Developmental Center in Redfield have voted to unionize. The American News reports that 88 of the 91 direct support professionals who were eligible to vote favored joining the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees....
March 9, 2017 - 12:37pm
August 4, 2016
Redfield capitalizes on Armour miscues
Errors and miscues doomed the Armour Jayhawks against the Redfield Pheasants on Thursday. The Jayhawks committed five errors and the Pheasants...
August 4, 2016 - 10:11pm
Photos from the Armour vs Redfield game
August 4, 2016 - 7:30pm
July 23, 2016
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
WEBSTER — As the host community for the Class B State Legion baseball tournament, Webster gained an automatic berth into this year's tournament. On Friday, they proved they belonged. Webster Post 40 topped Spearfish Post 164 3-1, aided by Braden Rithmiller's complete-game four-hitter...
July 23, 2016 - 12:40am
June 22, 2016
Spink County will not host nuclear waste suitability test
REDFIELD (AP) — Organizers of a federal effort to assess whether nuclear waste can be stored in 3-mile-deep holes have abandoned Spink County as a potential site because of resistance from local officials, a project spokesman said Tuesday.
June 22, 2016 - 11:51am
June 20, 2016
4-foot-long black snake stumps residents of Redfield
REDFIELD (AP) — A dead snake has residents of the Spink County town of Redfield stumped. The remains of a 4-foot-long black snake with an orange belly recently showed up on a road in Redfield, prompting calls to the law enforcement dispatch center, the American News reported. A...
June 20, 2016 - 11:52am
June 11, 2016
Amateur baseball roundup: Mudcats win shootout with Redfield
PARKSTON — In a wild contest, the Parkston Mudcats held on for a 11-10 non-league win Friday over the Redfield Pheasants in Parkston. The Mudcats had a 4-1 lead after one inning but seven runs from the Pheasants put Redfield up 8-6 after two innings. Parkston added two runs...
June 11, 2016 - 12:34am
May 2, 2016
Borehole experiment organizers face skeptics in South Dakota
REDFIELD (AP) — Organizers of a federal effort to assess whether nuclear waste can be stored in 3-mile-deep holes have met opposition in Spink County from residents who are concerned the potential drilling project could lead to waste storage in the future. Officials attempted to...
May 2, 2016 - 11:54am
April 21, 2016
Jamestown powers past DWU baseball, 12-2
REDFIELD — Ranked No. 10 in the nation, the Jamestown University baseball team had 15 hits and scored 12 runs in a 12-2, eight-inning victory Wednesday over Dakota Wesleyan University in a neutral-site game in Redfield.
April 21, 2016 - 12:14am
February 9, 2016
Director of criticized state Development Center retires
REDFIELD (AP) — The director of the South Dakota Developmental Center in Redfield has retired following criticism by some former employees. Jan Banghart announced her decision to retire immediately in an email to workers on Monday. She did not elaborate on her reasons, the American...
February 9, 2016 - 12:38pm
February 4, 2016
Unionizing discussions planned at state Developmental Center
REDFIELD (AP) — A union representing government workers has scheduled meetings with employees at the South Dakota Developmental Center that is plagued by worker complaints and staff shortages. Some former employees claimed the center has a hostile administration and a dangerous...
February 4, 2016 - 1:17pm