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House panel tables expansion for historic vehicle eligibility
After silence on Parkland, NRA pushes back against law enforcement, media, gun-control advocates
Chislic is one step from official 'nosh'
California rape suspect knew police were coming. He ran - and brought along cyanide.
Deal reached: State's wineries might get to import 50 percent from outside
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
KFC restaurants in the UK have a problem. They don't have chicken.
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Prep Focus: Versatile Eklund racking up the wins
The greatest goal in US women's hockey history won Team USA the gold
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell named All-Big Ten second team
Crow Creek downs Winner boys
U.S.-Canada play for gold
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
Bessie Melva Boughey
Annette Leontina Link
JoAnn Mavis Thompson (nee Evenson)
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
OPINION: Session is about two-thirds complete
WOSTER: 'Knock off the quads and let them skate'
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
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.
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
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.
April 23, 2014 - 5:48am