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Mitchell Tech earns high rating in recent US Department of Education data
Letcher man sentenced to 8 months in prison for killing a bald eagle
Weekend Snackpack program's new director has a 'heart for families'
'What is Art?' event to expose Mitchell community to different types of artwork
Winner band, Dimock ballroom among inductees for SD Rock and Roll Hall
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Mitchell finding ways to pressure opposing quarterbacks
Pooley striving for ESD title
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell readies for freshman season
Miller to serve in mentor role for Nuggets
DWU soccer teams fall to Northwestern College
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
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
July 23, 2013
Elk shot at Wind Cave park to retrieve radio collar
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A park official had to shoot and killed a cow elk at the Wind Cave National Park in southwestern South Dakota to recover a malfunctioning radio collar, the U.S.
July 23, 2013 - 11:27am
July 13, 2013
Thune backs ag research bill
July 13, 2013 - 10:15am
July 3, 2013
2 research centers to launch at SD School of Mines
PIERRE (AP) -- Two new state-supported research centers will launch this year on the campus of South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. The effort is in addition to a new South Dakota Research & Innovation Center, which was recently created to link university-based research and...
July 3, 2013 - 2:40pm
June 26, 2013
Group overseeing Sanford Lab getting new leader
LEAD (AP) -- A new leader has been named for the group that oversees an underground laboratory in western South Dakota where scientists are conducting complex experiments. Mike Headley on July 1 is replacing Ron Wheeler as executive director of the South Dakota Science and Technology...
June 26, 2013 - 3:01pm
SD universities embrace research agenda
PIERRE -- The budget requests for next year show how deeply research became part of the mission for South Dakota's public universities during the past decade. The millions of dollars sought for more faculty, staff, equipment, facilities, fellowships, student grants and legal...
June 26, 2013 - 9:09am
June 25, 2013
SD Mines new president tours Sanford Underground Lab
LEAD (AP) -- The new president of the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has gotten an up-close look at the Sanford Underground Research...
June 25, 2013 - 10:53am
June 18, 2013
Mitchell residents to chat live via video with physicists underground
Mitchell residents can connect live with scientists deep underground this week during an event hosted by the local Rotary Club. The Deep Science...
June 18, 2013 - 4:59am
June 4, 2013
Public meetings about proposed lab to be held
LEAD (AP) -- Federal officials will be in western South Dakota later this month to host informational meetings about the environmental impact...
June 4, 2013 - 7:22am
June 3, 2013
Discovery of 3 Triceratops skeletons give SD institute rare opportunity
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The recent discovery of three Triceratops fossils in Wyoming could include the most complete skeleton of the three-horned dinosaur to date. Until the discovery last month near Newcastle, Wyo., just west of South Dakota's Black Hills, only two relatively complete...
June 3, 2013 - 7:05am
May 28, 2013
State biologists begin white-tailed deer study
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is conducting a whitetailed deer fawn survival study to learn more about the deer population in southeastern South Dakota. Biologist Julie DeJong says the study involves capturing fawns in the spring in Lincoln and Turner...
May 28, 2013 - 11:58am
SDSU scientists documents rapid wetlands loss
BROOKINGS (AP) -- An expert on soil science at South Dakota State University says wetlands in eastern North Dakota and South Dakota are shrinking at a rapid pace. Professor Carol Johnston compared Department of Agriculture crop maps with wetland maps from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
May 28, 2013 - 7:43am
May 21, 2013
Sanford lab selected for nuclear reaction experiment
LEAD (AP) -- Scientists have selected the Sanford Lab in Lead as the site for an experiment that seeks to simulate nuclear reactions that take place within stars. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that the Dual Ion Accelerator for Nuclear Astrophysics, or DIANA, will help scientists...
May 21, 2013 - 10:50am
April 18, 2013
Demography conference set for next month at SDSU
BROOKINGS (AP) -- The South Dakota's State Census Center is hosting a demography conference next month to teach the average person how to read and understand data. The conference will be held at South Dakota State University on May 21-23. State demographer Mike McCurry says the...
April 18, 2013 - 12:01pm
Stop fires, spread cancer
Synthetic chemicals added to consumer products to meet federal and state flammability standards are showing up in waterways, wildlife and even human breast milk. Studies in laboratory animals and humans have linked the most scrutinized flame retardants, called polybrominated...
April 18, 2013 - 11:34am