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Trump rejects idea of new caps on 401(k) savings in tax plan
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Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
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Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Area volleyball roundup: Wagner claims SESD title
Burke/South Central's Person places 2nd at state cross country meet
MHS places 12th, 14th at state cheer and dance event
Truex Jr. roars to win Hollywood Casino 400
It wasn't flashy, but a win is a win
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
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OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: A new book tells Tom Berry story
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
LETTER: A new wonder at the theater
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Annika Russell - Bridal Shower
Paulson Five Generations
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. County officials made it clear they were...
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
February 3, 2016
Voters in Redfield approve $16 million bond for new school
REDFIELD (AP) — Voters in the Redfield School District have approved a $16 million bond issue to build a new school. The American News reports that 62 percent of the 1,279 voters in Tuesday's election favored the project. Superintendent Shad Storley says interest in the issue was...
February 3, 2016 - 12:14pm
February 2, 2016
Work environment questioned at state Development Center
REDFIELD (AP) — Some former employees at the South Dakota Developmental Center in Redfield say the facility has a hostile administration and a dangerous work environment. Former employee Paul Register collected 84 employee signatures on a petition that was submitted to the state...
February 2, 2016 - 12:37pm