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Trial for Kimball shooter to be moved out of Brule County
Menno man sustains no injuries in Wednesday crash that killed 78-year-old
Trial for Kimball shooter to be moved out of Brule County
Lein's life after shooting
78-year-old man who died in crash in Vermillion identified
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU downs Northwestern
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Byers leads Class A pack into the state meet
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
Irene Marie Ryan
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
May 19, 2015
New science standards include climate change instruction
ABERDEEN (AP) — South Dakota's Board of Education has adopted new science education standards that include instruction on climate change. The board made the move during its meeting Monday in Aberdeen. It also adopted new content standards in fine arts and educational technology. The...
May 19, 2015 - 1:49pm
May 18, 2015
International scientists converge on School of Mines campus
RAPID CITY (AP) — More than 100 physicists, chemists and other scientists from around the world will converge on Rapid City Monday to discuss dark matter, neutrino physics and many other experiments being conducted at South Dakota's underground laboratory in Lead. The South...
May 18, 2015 - 2:50pm
A deepwater fish joins mammals, birds in the warm-blooded club
Move over, mammals and birds, and make room for a fish called the opah in the warm-blooded club. Researchers said in the journal Science...
May 18, 2015 - 1:33pm
May 15, 2015
Scientists turn bird beaks into dinosaur bones in evolution study
The past hundred million years or so have not been kind to the dinosaurs. Once formidable "terrible lizards," their closest modern descendant...
May 15, 2015 - 3:47pm
May 8, 2015
Longfellow dedicates day to science discovery
Longfellow students kindergarten through sixth grade plunged into science activities and experiments on Friday that challenged the senses. Made...
May 8, 2015 - 8:32pm
May 6, 2015
Optimism is overrated
WASHINGTON — "Reach for the stars" is the sort of uplifting advice parents impart on their children, coaches pass along to their players and people all over the place repeat to themselves. And for good reason: A life outlook that, generally speaking, assumes the best, has many tangible...
May 6, 2015 - 3:47pm
Scientists find the oldest ever relative of modern birds
A newly discovered species is now our oldest-known example of Ornithuromorpha, the evolutionary branch that hosts all living birds. This pushes...
May 6, 2015 - 3:32pm
April 28, 2015
How Bill Nye the Science Guy evolved into Obama's climate guy
"Shooting the messenger isn't going to help you on climate change." Bill Nye is talking by phone on an early morning bus ride to Ithaca, New...
April 28, 2015 - 9:41pm
April 27, 2015
School of Mines conference to cover science at Sanford lab
RAPID CITY (AP) — The first conference is in the works that will focus on the scientific research happening at the state's underground laboratory in Lead (leed). The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host the gathering May 18-20 at the school's Rapid City campus. Physicists,...
April 27, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 23, 2015
Genome study reveals lonely end for the world's woolly mammoths
The most complete genetic information assembled on woolly mammoths is providing insight into their demise, revealing they suffered two population...
April 23, 2015 - 4:22pm
April 16, 2015
Snap, crackle, pop: study reveals secret behind knuckle-cracking
Some people like the sound of knuckle-cracking and others loathe it, but for years there has been disagreement among scientists about what actually...
April 16, 2015 - 10:49am
March 24, 2015
23rd annual regional science fair
Avon High School junior Rachel Blaha is on the right track to becoming a veterinarian. Blaha's science project was one of three to win the...
March 24, 2015 - 6:25pm
February 9, 2015
Mines professors, students hosting public myth busters event
RAPID CITY (AP) — Professors and students from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology will be hosting an event in which they'll attempt to bust science myths. The school's physics, chemistry and civil engineering departments will present myths and try to prove or disprove...
February 9, 2015 - 2:26pm
January 13, 2015
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the fairest monkey of all?
WASHINGTON -- By about age 2, people can recognize their own reflections in a mirror. Great apes including chimpanzees, orangutans, bonobos and...
January 13, 2015 - 6:38pm
January 7, 2015
Scientists find antibiotic that kills bugs without resistance
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have discovered a new antibiotic, teixobactin, that can kill serious infections in mice without encountering any detectable resistance, offering a potential new way to get ahead of dangerous evolving superbugs. Researchers said the antibiotic, which...
January 7, 2015 - 5:25pm