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School safety, new high school topics of Mitchell Board of Education forum
5 Sisseton Wahpeton tribal executives admit to stealing thousands in funds
Man testifies in his own trial in marijuana resort case
Trump administration dropping nuclear waste burial test
Law school move could hurt business in South Dakota city
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
Watch: Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater throws during first day of OTAs
Rain forces Los Angeles to wait another year for Super Bowl
Cornbelt team camp dates set for June
Mitchell's Ruff hits fifth career hole-in-one
NFL shortens overtime to 10 minutes
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Gary L. Hanson
Charles William Deter
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
THUNE: South Dakota businesses would benefit from pro-growth tax reform
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
November 7, 2016
DNA evidence helps free a service dog from death row
Jeb, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois with alert ears and a dark muzzle, was sentenced to death in September. The Michigan judge who ordered the dog be euthanized said he had no choice. A neighbor had testified that he saw Jeb standing over the lifeless body of his Pomeranian, Vlad....
November 7, 2016 - 4:36pm
October 20, 2016
The mysterious 'Planet Nine' might be causing the whole solar system to wobble
Astronomers can't see "Planet Nine." But it makes its presence known. The massive hypothetical object, which supposedly looms at the edge of...
October 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
October 18, 2016
Orbital rocket blasts off on space station cargo run
(Reuters) - An unmanned Antares rocket owned by Orbital ATK Inc blasted off from Virginia on Monday with a cargo ship for the International Space...
October 18, 2016 - 1:04pm
October 10, 2016
Doctors grapple with best use of potent new cancer drugs
COPENHAGEN—Evelyn O'Flynn still has lung cancer. But after going straight on to a new immune system-boosting drug more than a year ago,...
October 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
September 27, 2016
Elon Musk outlines plans to put humans on Mars
GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Reuters) - SpaceX is developing an interplanetary rocket and capsule to transport large numbers of people and cargo to Mars...
September 27, 2016 - 3:24pm
September 6, 2016
The Philae spacecraft, lost on a comet for two years, has been found
The Philae lander made history in November 2014 when it became the first spacecraft ever to touch down on a comet and take pictures of what it...
September 6, 2016 - 1:04pm
September 1, 2016
Curious radio signal stirs talk of extraterrestrials
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A curious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope is probably not a transmission from an extraterrestrial civilization, but astronomers in California are taking a second look anyway, the SETI Institute said on Tuesday.A group of Russian astronomers...
September 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
August 24, 2016
Scientists say they've found a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, our closest neighbor
Scientists have discovered what they believe to be a new planet, the closest one ever detected outside our solar system. It is a small, rocky...
August 24, 2016 - 3:47pm
May 19, 2016
Scientists gather in Rapid City to discuss neutrinos
RAPID CITY (AP) — About 175 scientists from across the globe are gathering in Rapid City Thursday to discuss the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment. The scientists are meeting at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology through Sunday. Another 100 scientists will participate...
May 19, 2016 - 11:13am
May 14, 2016
LETTER: All sound science is compatible with Christianity
To the Editor: In a letter to the Wessington Springs True Dakotan newspaper published on April 26, I'd attempted to explain that Jesus Christ...
May 14, 2016 - 10:41am
May 4, 2016
For first time, scientists grow two-week-old human embryos in lab
LONDON(Reuters) - Scientists have for the first time grown human embryos outside of the mother for almost two full weeks into development, giving unique insight into what they say is the most mysterious stage of early human life.Scientists had previously only been able to study human...
May 4, 2016 - 4:44pm
March 16, 2016
Quality surpasses quantity at science fair
Mitchell students showed their science smarts Tuesday, as they swept the top awards at the South Central South Dakota Science and Engineering...
March 16, 2016 - 10:17am
March 14, 2016
Project to brand plains provinces, states as protein region
PIERRE (AP) — Officials in three Canadian plains provinces and six northern U.S. states are launching an effort to brand the region as the potential provider of protein to the world. The "Protein Highway" project aims to encourage scientists to work together and share information...
March 14, 2016 - 12:29pm
March 1, 2016
South Dakota-based entomologist loses appeal to USDA
BROOKINGS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has rejected an appeal by a federal scientist who said his research was repressed. South Dakota-based entomologist Jonathan Lundgren filed an internal complaint against USDA in 2014, saying he'd been restricted from publishing...
March 1, 2016 - 11:56am
February 23, 2016
Stanford professor to speak on nanoscale materials
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Stanford University professor will kick off the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Chemical and Biological Engineering speaker series on Tuesday with a talk on nanoscale materials for sustainable energy. Stacey Bent will focus her presentation on creating...
February 23, 2016 - 11:08am