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Three indicted on burglary, grand theft charges in Sanborn County
Hundreds rally in Rapid City against, for President Trump
Off-duty trooper helps teens out of fiery wreck in SD
Bigger farms, fewer farmers
Trump names general as new national security adviser
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
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Week of Feb. 20 prep basketball, wrestling rankings
From sidelines to state: Mitchell's Schladweiler makes instant impact as Kernel wrestler
Seeding process shakes up state wrestling format
Area basketball roundup: KWL breezes by Jaguars in playoff opener
Athlete of the week: Weber buries school-record nine treys
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Marvis Jean Godber
Alma A. Thompson
Hazel F. Wipf
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
May 29, 2015
Scientists are closing in on the secrets of plant photosynthesis
Scientists have long understood how photosynthesis works — but only up to a point. The very fine details are hard to discern. Everything takes...
May 29, 2015 - 1:59pm
May 21, 2015
Antarctic glaciers once thought stable now thawing fast
Glaciers in part of Antarctica have started to thaw fast, adding to sea level rise that threatens coasts and cities from New York to Shanghai, a team of scientists said in a study published on Thursday. Another expert in the field however immediately cast doubt on the conclusions...
May 21, 2015 - 4:07pm
Smokers who quit may have brains hard-wired for success
Smokers who kick the habit could be hard-wired for success, thanks to greater communication between two regions of the brain that may play a...
May 21, 2015 - 4:01pm
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