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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
Boston march against hate speech avoids Charlottesville chaos
Donations raise questions over upcoming Sioux Falls TIF vote
City may donate South Dakota land to National Park Service
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Cook moves closer to being starter
South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll: How They Fared
Pressure to win: Prep football coaching tenure decreasing in South Dakota
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Pauline A. Hrdlicka
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
LETTER: Wall Street caused a national security crisis
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
James and Karen Geppert
August 7, 2017
Six middle fingers on Snapchat lead to disqualification of Junior League softball team
Let this be a lesson, kids: The next time you want to gloat about beating your opponents on their home turf, think twice - especially if your...
August 7, 2017 - 7:02am
August 4, 2017
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Alphabet Inc.'s Google is working with publishers on a news product called Stamp that would serve up articles in a mobile magazine-like design,...
August 4, 2017 - 5:45pm
July 30, 2017
Social media increases popularity of South Dakota sites
RAPID CITY (AP) — Technology and social media have turned little-known natural spots in South Dakota into not-so-secret tourist destinations, much to the dismay of some locals. The Rapid City Journal reports that one such spot includes a natural swimming hole known as Devils Bathtub,...
July 30, 2017 - 1:30pm
July 7, 2017
FOMO: What we're missing when we're worrying about missing out
FARGO — Phone in hand, we scroll through our social media feeds to find 50 things to do this weekend. Frantically, we click "interested"...
July 7, 2017 - 11:14am
June 27, 2017
A man helped a lost toddler find her parents, police say. He was smeared online as a predator
A man trying to help a lost toddler find her parents was misidentified as a kidnapper on social media over the weekend, according to police in...
June 27, 2017 - 8:21am
May 25, 2017
Playboy model sentenced for posting photo of unsuspecting nude
LOS ANGELES - Dani Mathers, the 2015 Playboy Playmate of the year, pleaded no contest on Wednesday to a criminal charge of invasion of privacy...
May 25, 2017 - 10:15am
March 21, 2017
Twitter suspends more than 636,000 accounts to tackle extremism
Twitter Inc said on Tuesday, March 21, it had suspended more than half a million accounts since the middle of 2015 as the company steps up efforts...
March 21, 2017 - 10:54am
March 20, 2017
Airman saved a tiny girl from Katrina - and inspired her to follow in his footsteps
In a Mississippi community center Saturday night, dozens of teenagers donned dresses and suits for the Bay High School military ball. It's an annual flourish, hosted by the U.S. Air Force's local Junior ROTC chapter, where young cadets from Bay St. Louis gather to celebrate. Among...
March 20, 2017 - 11:24am
February 8, 2017
Facebook creates 'Community Help' feature for disaster assistance
Facebook plans to add a feature on Wednesday, Feb. 8, to make it easier for people affected by disasters to find each other locally to provide...
February 8, 2017 - 8:38am
November 3, 2016
Social media growing faster than traditional lobbying as way to influence Washington
WASHINGTON - Many K Street leaders view social media and digital advocacy, not traditional lobbying, as the fastest-growing segments of the influence industry, according to a recent survey of Washington lobbyists, lawyers, association executives and think tank leaders. When asked...
November 3, 2016 - 3:05pm
October 28, 2016
Remember: Words have power
Before I covered the Jasper Fire west of Custer 16 years ago, I used the word "firestorm'' far too casually. I know I used it a fair amount when...
October 28, 2016 - 5:15pm
October 10, 2016
Trump's body language during debate raises social media eyebrows
NEW YORK—U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump paced, frowned and physically loomed at times over Democratic rival Hillary...
October 10, 2016 - 5:25pm
March 4, 2016
Sioux Falls police beefing up presence on social media
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are beefing up their presence on social media. The Argus Leader reports that 12 officers recently completed social media training, and the department has begun regularly posting to Twitter. When new Police Chief Matt Burns began leading the...
March 4, 2016 - 12:34pm
July 9, 2015
OPINION: When bragging is winning
WASHINGTON—"So, Mom," he says. "Did you tweet that you were going on 'Meet the Press'?" No. "Did you tweet that you were going on 'Hardball'?" No. So goes a recent conversation with my adult son, who insists I must be more aggressive about raising my profile, building my...
July 9, 2015 - 2:28pm
December 27, 2014
On social media, trying to discern a rant from an imminent explosion of violence
NEW YORK — The shooting deaths of two New York City police officers Saturday are drawing new attention to the role that social media networks play as a platform for threats of violence, particularly against police and other law enforcement officials. Ismaaiyl Brinsley, the officers'...
December 27, 2014 - 10:53pm