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Regular golfer at age 100 offers ideas on ongoing health
Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
Hudson, Wis., says pink paint job on downtown beauty shop has to go
South Dakota forest officials rush to finish timber analysis
Daugaard supports Senate GOP health care plan
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
No. 1 Gorillas upend No. 2 Cavaliers
Mitchell fends off feisty Patriots
Area prep football roundup: Warriors run past Titans
No. 1 Gorillas upend No. 2 Cavaliers
Top-ranked Hastings sweeps DWU
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
Darlyne A. Gottlob
Joseph Shields, Jr.
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
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
January 9, 2014
Top cancer researcher moves from Sanford to Avera
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A researcher that Dakotas-based Sanford Health hired to be the point man in an effort to find a cure for breast cancer has...
January 9, 2014 - 12:46pm
December 30, 2013
Body clocks could by why tots fight sleep
By Lauran Neergaard WASHINGTON (AP) — “Just one more story, please?” “I need a glass of water.” “Mom, I can’t sleep!” When youngsters continually struggle to fall asleep at night, new research suggests maybe their body clock doesn’t match their bedtime. That...
December 30, 2013 - 10:31pm
December 27, 2013
SDSM&T student gains fame for fusion success, science fair fail
Disqualified Newcastle, Wyo., teen who built a reactor in the family shed moves on from science fair rules fracas.
December 27, 2013 - 4:45pm
December 26, 2013
Study: Oregano oil may help sunflower seeds keep longer
By South Dakota Ag Connection Sunflower seeds and sunflower oils have been shown to decrease risk of cardiovascular disease as well as have potential beneficial effects on obesity, bone health and blood pressure.
December 26, 2013 - 4:25pm
December 19, 2013
Avera tests genetics for pain meds with pioneer treatment method
Avera Medical Group is pioneering a genetics-based approach to offer more personalized treatment for patients recovering from surgery. Avera officials announced Wednesday that patients treated by orthopedic surgeons at two Avera facilities — Orthopedics and Sports Medicine...
December 19, 2013 - 10:34am
November 25, 2013
DWU professor describes new spider species
Brian Patrick publishes paper in Journal of Arachnology.
November 25, 2013 - 6:00pm
October 21, 2013
SDSU scientists rediscover switchgrass moth in ethanol research
SDSU had rediscovered an insect about which almost nothing was known and then renamed it — at least in layman's terms — with the common name that has stuck ever since: the switchgrass moth.
October 21, 2013 - 10:27am
September 12, 2013
SD anglers asked to turn in heads of tagged salmon
PIERRE (AP) — State fishing officials are asking anglers to turn in heads of tagged Chinook salmon caught on Lake Oahe and the Oahe Tailwaters to help with research. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is evaluating how stocking salmon at different locations might...
September 12, 2013 - 3:23pm
September 6, 2013
Lead underground lab project ahead of schedule
LEAD (AP) -- A $25 million project to replace structural steel supports at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead is ahead of schedule. The Rapid City Journal reports that the Ross Shaft project started 13 months ago and has used $10 million and 6,200 rock bolts so far....
September 6, 2013 - 4:05pm
Lab burger created to challenge real meat tastes more like cake
LONDON -- The world's first beef burger created by stem cells tastes more like cake than steak. The burger, fried in public in London Monday,...
August 6, 2013 - 7:25am
August 2, 2013
DWU's Patrick presents at national conference
Brian Patrick, Ph. D., assistant professor of biology at Dakota Wesleyan University, recently attended the American Arachnological Society annual meeting in Johnson City, Tenn., giving a presentation about a South Dakota spider survey. There were 119 arachnologists from all over the...
August 2, 2013 - 11:27am
Research shedding light on South Dakota's ants
PIERRE (AP) -- They are tiny immigrants who arrived to help build the tallgrass prairie after the last glacier retreated from the ice-scarred...
August 2, 2013 - 10:01am
July 30, 2013
Mitchell hosts SDSU fundraiser
The Send a Cow to College campaign will kick off Wednesday when the first donor cow will be sold between noon and 1 p.m.
July 30, 2013 - 10:28pm
Rare Triceratops horn headed to SDSM&T
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Scientists from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology are getting a rare dinosaur brow horn. The 31-inch Triceratops horn is believed to be 65 million years old and was found by diggers in Nebraska working on a U.S. Forest Service project in the Thunder...
July 30, 2013 - 1:22pm