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Senate approves first Cabinet members, Mattis and Kelly
Winner $23 million hospital expansion ready for bid
Around the Region
Senate bill would up number of signatures needed to put constitution changes on ballot
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Manziel claims sobriety, wants another chance with NFL
Offensive outburst helps Golden Eagles over TDA
Area high school basketball: Poyer leads Blackhawks to 281 Conference tourney title
Nighthawks top Golden Eagle girls
Comeback kid: Havlik competing for Augustana
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Helen Rose Bame
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
WOSTER: Afraid of the dark
DAUGAARD: Amazon's Big Step In The Right Direction
WEILAND: 'Hoodwinked'? No, this is undoing the will of the voters
OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
February 29, 2016
UCT Fenimore Council announces poster contest
United Commercial Travelers of America Fenimore Council No. 249 announced it will sponsor a safety poster contest for public, private and parochial school students and for people with intellectual disabilities as part of an international competition by UCT councils throughout the...
February 29, 2016 - 10:33am
September 13, 2015
OPINION: How Hollywood sells the NFL's myth
The trailer for "Concussion," a Will Smith project due out in December, hypes the clash between forensic pathologist Bennet Omalu, who studied brain injury in football players, and the National Football League, which sought to cover up his research. "Repetitive head trauma chokes...
September 13, 2015 - 2:42pm
September 12, 2015
Recognize safety hazards during yard work
Attention, all green thumbs — and the bodies attached to them: It's nearly time to get down and dirty in the garden. Whether you're transforming your backyard into an award winner or just trimming the lawn, the CSA Group, a leading certification and testing organization, asks...
September 12, 2015 - 5:51pm
September 11, 2015
Should the Secret Service be protecting Bernie Sanders?
About a month ago, just after protesters from the Black Lives Matter movement shut down a Bernie Sanders rally, a citizens petition appeared...
September 11, 2015 - 2:36pm
DOT: Hay bales in highway ditches after Oct. 1 are illegal
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding landowners that any hay remaining in highway ditches after Oct. 1 is illegal. The department says it will remove any illegal hay bales remaining in the public right of way starting in October. Anybody...
September 11, 2015 - 1:50pm
August 24, 2015
South Dakota motorists urged to be cautious during harvest
BROOKINGS (AP) — Although fall harvest is ways off, the South Dakota State University Extension is urging motorists to be cautious while sharing the road with farm equipment. The SDSU Extension office says most farm equipment operating on roadways is traveling at speeds between...
August 24, 2015 - 1:55pm
July 30, 2015
SD authorities identify crash-prone areas near Sturgis rally
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities in western South Dakota have released a list of several crash-prone areas that motorists travel on in Pennington...
July 30, 2015 - 3:38pm
July 28, 2015
CDC studying USD building that's source of health complaints
VERMILLION (AP) — A crew from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is at the University of South Dakota this week to evaluate a building that has been the source of health complaints from employees. USD believes the building is safe, but officials asked the CDC to...
July 28, 2015 - 4:08pm
July 23, 2015
Speed limits to fall during Sturgis rally week
STURGIS (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Transportation says speed limits on some Black Hills highways will be lowered during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Officials say the speed limits are being lowered for safety reasons. The weeklong event begins Aug.3 and is expected...
July 23, 2015 - 1:47pm
July 16, 2015
Daugaard urges watchfulness, care on roads for Sturgis rally
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Officials in South Dakota who have spent years planning for what could be a record-setting 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally...
July 16, 2015 - 5:24pm
July 2, 2015
South Dakota joining national anti-terrorism campaign
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota is joining a national anti-terrorism effort and officials at the state's Homeland Security Office are encouraging citizens to report suspicious activity. The state is taking part in the national "See Something, Say Something" campaign,...
July 2, 2015 - 12:56pm
July 1, 2015
Rapid City's parks crews checking all parks for razor blades
RAPID CITY (AP) — Crews with the Rapid City Parks Department are inspecting all city parks to ensure no razor blades are attached to playgrounds after a woman claimed on social media that she was injured going down a park slide. The city's police department is investigating...
July 1, 2015 - 2:26pm
June 28, 2015
Fire marshal: Be careful lighting fireworks for July Fourth
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — State Fire Marshal Paul Merriman is reminding people celebrating the Fourth of July holiday to be careful when they're shooting off legal fireworks. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety said Friday that the sale of fireworks in the state is legal...
June 28, 2015 - 10:27am
June 26, 2015
CDC to study USD building that's source of health complaint
VERMILLION (AP) — The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is sending a crew to the University of South Dakota next month to evaluate a building that a former employee says has caused health problems for students, faculty and staff. USD asked for a review of its...
June 26, 2015 - 9:01am
June 18, 2015
Clean hands part of being safe
Cash Ebers, 4, right, shares hand sanitizer with his cousin, Ashley Sanderson, 11, as Mitchell EMT Chad Cody gives them a tour of one of the...
June 18, 2015 - 4:16pm