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Polar sea ice the size of India vanishes in record heat
Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Wessington Springs holds off MCS rally
Area basketball roundup: Balanced MVP boys cruise past KWL
Kernels' Neugebauer to play football at DWU
Tiger men grab road win at Hastings
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
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WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
August 13, 2014
SDSM&T gets $50K geological model software gift from Leapfrog
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has received more than $50,000 worth of software that students will be able to use in geological modeling. The school says the student chapter of the Society of Economic Geologists received the gift from the...
August 13, 2014 - 8:48am
June 11, 2014
SDSU, School of Mines partner on new degrees
Collaboration between South Dakota State University and South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will lead to new doctoral degrees in civil and environmental engineering. The South Dakota Board of Regents on Wednesday approved a Ph.D. degree program in civil and environmental...
June 11, 2014 - 10:40pm
June 1, 2014
Area students receive degrees from SD School of Mines & Technology
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, held its 169th commencement ceremony on May 15. These area students were awarded degrees: Minda Carpenter, Mitchell; Kirk Ehlke, Howard; Jerald Farke, Armour; Lance Nolz, Mitchell; Bryce Soulek, Lake Andes; Chad Westendorf,...
June 1, 2014 - 10:27pm
May 14, 2014
School of Mines holds paleontological conference
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is hosting a conference on partnerships between federal and non-federal agencies managing fossils found on public lands. The 2014 Conference on Fossil Resources runs through Thursday at the Rapid City school....
May 14, 2014 - 8:10am
May 11, 2014
ASME students take home top honors at regional conference
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology took home a number of honors recently at the ASME Student Professional Development Conference in Madison, Wis. Jerry Farke, a senior from Armour, placed second in the presentation...
May 11, 2014 - 9:41am
May 4, 2014
ASCE students take regional civil engineering competition by storm
Two area students were members of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology's American Society of Civil Engineers chapter that recently attended the Regional Student Conference in Fort Collins, Colo. Kirke Ehlke, Canova, and Drew Hinker, Woonsocket, were part of the civil and...
May 4, 2014 - 9:38pm
April 28, 2014
School of Mines starts work on new rec center
RAPID CITY (AP) — Students at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will have a new place to work out. The Rapid City university breaks ground Monday on the Stephen D. Newlin Family Student Wellness & Recreation Center. The school says alumnus Stephen Newlin donated...
April 28, 2014 - 6:35am
April 11, 2014
SDSM&T launches Shale Research Institute
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is launching a Shale Research Institute with the help of Rapid City-based engineering consultant RESPEC. The state Legislature earlier this year approved nearly half a million dollars to support the effort....
April 11, 2014 - 5:26pm
April 8, 2014
School of Mines to host oil and gas conference
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host an oil and gas conference later this month. The ninth annual New Horizons Oil & Gas Conference will focus on oil and gas activities in the northern Great Plains and Rocky Mountains, especially as...
April 8, 2014 - 8:02am
March 13, 2014
Constitution aside, Republicans fund four projects in a single bill
PIERRE -- Republican legislators earmarked some leftover money for a handful of special purposes Wednesday, sparking protests from Democrats who disagreed with the process and wanted more spending on schools and healthcare. The package provides money for four projects: • The Lewis...
March 13, 2014 - 7:21am
March 11, 2014
SD House approves bill to fund Lewis & Clark, Ellsworth protection, SDSM&T
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House has approved a bill that would spend about $2.5 million to support a water project, protect an air base and support a research project. The bill would provide $1 million to help build the Lewis and Clark Rural Water System. Another $500,000...
March 11, 2014 - 10:49pm
March 10, 2014
Fall 2013 dean's list announced by SDSM&T
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, has released the 2013 fall semester dean's lIst. These area students were named to the list: Cody Buehner, Canistota; Jerald Farke, Armour; Drew Hinker, Woonsocket; William Hinker, Mitchell; Kyle Hohn, Parkston; Charli Kenzy,...
March 10, 2014 - 12:08am
January 3, 2014
SDSM&T security center grew out of solar experiment
By Dirk Lammers A new security printing and anti-counterfeiting research program based at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology grew out of an effort to develop next-generation solar cells. Jon Kellar, a professor of materials and metallurgical engineering with the...
January 3, 2014 - 7:56am
December 17, 2013
Mines students in top 5 percent for programming
RAPID CITY — Two local students were members of programming teams from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology that recently placed in the top 5 percent among the 322 teams competing at the North Central Regional competition of the International Collegiate Programming...
December 17, 2013 - 6:54am
November 25, 2013
SDSM&T physicist who apparently killed himself ID'd
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities have identified a South Dakota School of Mines and Technology faculty member who apparently killed himself on campus. Thirty-seven-year-old Alberto Lemut died last Thursday. Police say he died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The Rapid...
November 25, 2013 - 3:49pm