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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
December 31, 2013
SD universities get $1 million in research grants
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents says the state's public universities are getting a total of $1 million in research grants aimed at promoting economic development. The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, the University of South Dakota and South Dakota...
December 31, 2013 - 9:40am
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. But their high protein and fat content mean they can have a short...
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
OPINION: Nazi experiment that never happened basis for 'legitimate rape' idea
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- I've written before about how the myth that rape rarely causes pregnancy, trotted out most famously by former Rep. Todd Akin of Missouri, R, originates with a claim about a Nazi experiment in a 1972 essay by the obstetrician Fred Mecklenburg. Mecklenburg was married...
July 30, 2013 - 7:59am