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Woonsocket man sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing woman
'Dr. Doolittle' helps amputated animals walk again
New security barriers installed around Queen's Windsor castle after London attack
Mitchell officials respond to three injury crashes Tuesday
Guilty plea entered in fatal stabbing on SD reservation
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Trump declines Nationals' Opening Day first pitch offer
PHOTOS: Area athletes compete in the Gregory Invitational
Coyotes cover new territory in prep baseball
Gregory boys win home meet
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Julie A. Theel
Jeremy Lee Lhotak
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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
May 18, 2014
USD, Sanford to host biomedical research symposium
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota and Sanford Health will be hosting a symposium that will address advances in biomedical research. The event will take place Monday at the university's campus in Vermillion. USD officials say eight speakers from Sanford Research...
May 18, 2014 - 11:13pm
May 11, 2014
Joshua De Waard presents end-of-semester research at Dordt College
Joshua De Waard of Stickney is co-presenting his end-of-semester agriculture presentation at Dordt College: "Survey of Attitudes Toward Cover Crop Usage in Northwest Iowa." De Waard is a senior majoring in agriculture.
May 11, 2014 - 8:37pm
May 5, 2014
SDSU, Sanford partner on human health, nutrition research
BROOKINGS -- South Dakota State University and Sanford Health have partnered to conduct collaborative research on human nutrition, weight management and other dietary-related areas, it was announced Monday. This research will address key objectives of the Profile by Sanford program. Profile...
May 5, 2014 - 8:24pm
April 24, 2014
New swine facility draws students, funds into SDSU
PIERRE (AP) — College students and dollars are flowing into South Dakota from neighboring Iowa and Minnesota, boosting the state's swine industry. Industry groups from outside the state have pledged hundreds of thousands of dollars toward a new $5.5 million swine facility at...
April 24, 2014 - 12:07pm
April 23, 2014
Drone research site to focus on soil studies
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The first of six U.S. test sites chosen to perform unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research will start flight operations during the week of May 5, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Monday. The site in North Dakota will begin using a Draganflyer...
April 23, 2014 - 5:48am
April 15, 2014
Vision, research pay off for Mitchell optometrist
SIOUX FALLS -- You might say all it took is vision. After years of research, new technology developed by a Mitchell optometrist is now being...
April 15, 2014 - 10:14pm
March 4, 2014
Students present research at state Capitol
PIERRE (AP) — Thirteen undergraduate students from South Dakota colleges and universities will bring their research work to the state Capitol on Thursday and presenting their projects to residents and state lawmakers. The 2014 Student Research Poster Session runs from 11 a.m....
March 4, 2014 - 7:19am
February 3, 2014
New spider named for Pierre area
PIERRE (AP) — A tiny spider found on the Fort Pierre National Grassland has been named after the area in central South Dakota. The Capital Journal reports Theridion pierre is its official name. Arachnologist Brian Patrick from Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell suspected...
February 3, 2014 - 11:43am
January 31, 2014
SD wheat producers could see higher fees
Check-off costs may double to get more money for research.
January 31, 2014 - 8:24pm
Benefits of beef touted
NDSU scientist says red meat can be part of healthy diet.
January 31, 2014 - 6:24am
January 20, 2014
Report: SD low in fruit, vegetable consumption
BROOKINGS — In a 2013 report from the U.S. Department of Health, South Dakota ranked lowest in the nation in vegetable consumption and in the bottom five in fruit consumption, according to South Dakota State University Extension. Almost 40 percent of those surveyed reported...
January 20, 2014 - 5:15pm
January 14, 2014
Study: Brain training helped older adults stay sharp for years
(Reuters) — A brief course of brain exercises helped older adults hold on to improvements in reasoning skills and processing speed for 10 years after the course ended, according to results from the largest study ever done on cognitive training. The findings, published on Monday...
January 14, 2014 - 7:40am