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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack
Trump acceptance speech ratings fall short of record
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
Trump pulls nearly even with Clinton after Republican convention
Federal prisoner jumps fence, escapes from Yankton facility
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
An annual drive to the rodeo
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Amateur baseball roundup: Power-hitting Plankinton cruises to opening-round win
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
February 27, 2016
Student researchers bring projects to state capitol March 1
PIERRE — Thirteen undergraduate student researchers from South Dakota colleges and universities will be at the State Capitol on Tuesday, sharing their research work with state lawmakers and the public. The 2016 Student Research Poster Session runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday...
February 27, 2016 - 10:01am
September 18, 2015
South Dakota Community Foundation invests in lab project
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota Community Foundation is investing $2 million in an experiment at the Sanford Underground Research Facility at Lead. The investment made at the request of the South Dakota Science and Technology Authority will help researchers at the federally...
September 18, 2015 - 3:11pm
August 5, 2015
USD receives grant from regents to acquire new supercomputer
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota has been awarded $200,000 to help it acquire a new campus supercomputer for scientific research. The Research and Development Innovation grant comes from the South Dakota Board of Regents. The university will use the award...
August 5, 2015 - 2:08pm
July 23, 2015
OPINION: Fighting diabetes with research
Earlier this month, I met Maddie. Maddie is 14 years old and from Sioux Falls. She's an incredible singer and a dedicated dancer with dreams...
July 23, 2015 - 10:27am
May 6, 2015
Optimism is overrated
WASHINGTON — "Reach for the stars" is the sort of uplifting advice parents impart on their children, coaches pass along to their players and people all over the place repeat to themselves. And for good reason: A life outlook that, generally speaking, assumes the best, has many tangible...
May 6, 2015 - 3:47pm
April 21, 2015
SD workforce campaign fights barren wasteland perception
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Someone sitting in a focus group in Minneapolis was asked to describe what it would be like living in South Dakota. The response is not the stuff economic developers dream about. "You could really become a hermit," this person said. "You could really isolate...
April 21, 2015 - 2:18pm
April 10, 2015
Mitchell grad dedicates career to malaria research
When Chris Plowe graduated from Mitchell High School in 1978, he never imagined traveling the world. But for the past 25 years, he has been...
April 10, 2015 - 4:05pm
November 12, 2014
SDSU researchers get $400,000 to study flu in cows, pigs
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota State University researchers have received a nearly $400,000 federal grant to study a new influenza virus that affects cows and pigs. KELO-AM reports virologist Feng Li and immunologist Radhey Kaushik will use the two-year grant from the National...
November 12, 2014 - 11:31am
October 24, 2014
Early human Ebola vaccine trials show promise
By Brady Dennis Researchers racing to develop a vaccine that could help halt the Ebola epidemic are getting good news: Early human clinical...
October 24, 2014 - 7:44am
September 29, 2014
University research being squeezed in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Research at public universities in South Dakota is being squeezed by a drop-off in federal funding. The number of people at South Dakota State University paid through research grants and contracts has dropped from about 1,500 in 2012 to about 1,000 this year,...
September 29, 2014 - 11:51am
August 18, 2014
Northern Crops Institute to hold open house in Fargo
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Northern Crops Institute in Fargo plans to hold an open house this week to celebrate the completion of an equipment upgrade at its Feed Production Center. Eighteen livestock feed manufacturers from China will also attend hands-on training with the new equipment...
August 18, 2014 - 7:53am
August 14, 2014
Expansion of Sioux Falls research center becomes budget priority for state regents
PIERRE — The state Board of Regents ended its two-year experiment of discounting basic courses at the University Center in Sioux Falls on Thursday because enrollments still lagged. But space is so full at the GEAR research hub across the street from the center that the regents...
August 14, 2014 - 9:11pm
August 12, 2014
New idea for Hot Springs VA: medical college & stem cell research
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — A proposal to save the historic Veterans Affairs hospital in Hot Springs includes adding a medical college, and medical research and treatment using stem cells. The three-pronged approach is being broached by the Veterans National Recovery Center of Des Moines,...
August 12, 2014 - 12:39pm
July 30, 2014
$2M Brookings technology center preparing to open
BROOKINGS (AP) — Officials are preparing to open a $2 million technology center in Brookings in a few weeks. The Agriculture Technology Center for Rural Enterprise in the Telkamp Industrial Park is aimed at helping the city become a hub for both research and economic development....
July 30, 2014 - 3:03pm
June 20, 2014
USD researchers recognized for Vitamin C use on stents
VERMILLION — Two University of South Dakota researchers are working on a technique to lower the risk of blood clots in arteries implanted with stents. Eagappanath Thiruppathi, a Ph.D.
June 20, 2014 - 4:37pm