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22-year-old DWU student enters council race
City offices closed, City Council meeting postponed in observance of Presidents' Day
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment
SpaceX rocket is launched from historic NASA pad in Florida
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
No. 12 DWU upset by College of Saint Mary
Howard takes third in Region 2B
Kernels send 12 wrestlers to state, finish third at Region 3A tourney
Warriors win tight team race in Region 3B
Knights cruise past Mitchell girls
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Robert Fritz Wegehaupt
Mary Jean Nelson
Charyl E. Saunier
Fr. Thomas Ryan
Florence Irene Moke
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Don't elect climate deniers
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
August 13, 2014
Dakota State University president resigns
By Kevin Burbach PIERRE (AP) — David Borofsky, president of Dakota State University for the past 2½ years, resigned unexpectedly Wednesday, citing the need for an immediate change in leadership at the Madison university. The South Dakota Board of Regents announced and accepted...
August 13, 2014 - 5:35pm
SDSM&T gets $50K geological model software gift from Leapfrog
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has received more than $50,000 worth of software that students will be able to use in geological modeling. The school says the student chapter of the Society of Economic Geologists received the gift from the...
August 13, 2014 - 8:48am
August 11, 2014
Board of Regents to adopt budget request
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents will meet next week in Pierre for three days for its August meeting where the regents will adopt their budget request for the 2016 fiscal year. The regents will begin their annual planning session at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the RedRossa...
August 11, 2014 - 12:23am
August 10, 2014
MERCER: Students carry load at state universities without state's help
PIERRE -- South Dakota students pay some of the highest tuition and fees for public campuses in the region. Yet the financial aid available to...
August 10, 2014 - 10:49pm
August 4, 2014
Dakota State U. basketball fieldhouse getting upgrade
MADISON (AP) — Dakota State University is working on a $509,000 project to improve its basketball fieldhouse and make it easier for fans to watch games. The Daily Leader reports that the project includes adding a new bleacher system, and painting the walls and sanding the floor...
August 4, 2014 - 2:37pm
August 3, 2014
Overhaul of Johnson Fine Arts Center at NSU $4.5M over budget
ABERDEEN (AP) — The addition of a black box theater at Northern State University might have to be delayed as the proposed construction project for the college's arts center is 20 percent over budget. The Aberdeen American News reports that the overhaul of the Johnson Fine Arts...
August 3, 2014 - 11:22pm
June 16, 2014
Ceiling of $65 million set for SDSU stadium costs
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents Building Committee approved a $65 million ceiling on costs for a new football stadium at South Dakota State University. The facility plan for the future Dana J. Dykhouse Football Stadium in Brookings, which will seat 19,359 fans,...
June 16, 2014 - 3:23pm
Lots of SD students borrow for college, but not too much
Lots of South Dakotans borrow to pay for higher education, but they borrow less per student than their peers around the country. South Dakota has close to the lowest student loan debt load in the nation, according to the Federal Reserve. With between $18,000 and $20,000 owed by...
June 16, 2014 - 12:30pm
June 15, 2014
Construction projects on campuses advance
PIERRE (AP) — The growth and construction at South Dakota universities reflects two of the schools’ recent ascent to NCAA Division I athletics status and the Board of Regents’ 10-year plan, said Board of Regents Executive Director Jack Warner. Officials will break ground...
June 15, 2014 - 8:41am
June 11, 2014
SDSU, School of Mines partner on new degrees
Collaboration between South Dakota State University and South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will lead to new doctoral degrees in civil and environmental engineering. The South Dakota Board of Regents on Wednesday approved a Ph.D. degree program in civil and environmental...
June 11, 2014 - 10:40pm
Public Health focus of joint SDSU-USD master's degree
VERMILLION -- A new initiative between the University of South Dakota and South Dakota State University will lead to a master of public health degree, with a special focus on rural health issues and higher levels of training for healthcare practitioners across the state. Both universities...
June 11, 2014 - 10:36pm
SDSU approved for new doctoral degree in engineering
VERMILLION — The South Dakota Board of Regents on Wednesday approved a new doctoral degree that will prepare South Dakota State University graduates to work in renewable energy, bio-resource conversion, and natural resources fields, with precision agriculture systems, and in...
June 11, 2014 - 10:23pm
May 14, 2014
Regents approve SDSU stadium design
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Board of Regents approved design plans Tuesday for a new 19,359-seat football stadium at South Dakota State University. The...
May 14, 2014 - 7:04am
May 11, 2014
NSU graduates largest class in its history
ABERDEEN (AP) — Northern State University has graduated the largest class in its history. The Aberdeen American News reports that 311 students walked across the stage during commencement exercises this year. Of those, 66 received a master's degree and nine obtained an associate's...
May 11, 2014 - 11:02pm
April 30, 2014
Regents name new Black Hills State U. president
By Nora Hertel SPEARFISH (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents named a new president of Black Hills State University Wednesday in front...
April 30, 2014 - 4:27pm