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Four Mitchell residents arrested on drug charges
Trump, Clinton spar over who is best for minority voters
Fed's Yellen says case for interest rate hike has strengthened
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
Bormann qualifies for Symetra Tour golf event
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Fern M. Chasing Horse
Richard Medicine Eagle, Sr.
Laura Mae Holguin
Mary Ann Blaha
Cliches are cliches for a reason; riding a bike explains why
OUR VIEW: Educators should encourage dual credit program
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
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
July 26, 2013
ND, SD universities get bioprocessing grant
PIERRE (AP) -- Four universities in North Dakota and South Dakota have been awarded a $6 million grant to establish a research consortium that will study the use of a plant material to replace petrochemicals. The National Science Foundation Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive...
July 26, 2013 - 12:09pm