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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
Officials seeking suspects in Delmont, Armour burglaries
Herseth Sandlin named president of Augustana University
Mitchell to get 10 inches of snow, more south of Interstate 90
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
Photos from the DWU Men’s 98-90 win over Concordia in GPAC Tourney
Photos from the DWU women's 94-60 win over Briar Cliff in GPAC Tourney
Updated GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Doane, Tiger men travel to Northwestern
DWU men pull away from Concordia
IUPUI knocks off South Dakota women
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
Vernon E. Vlasman
Violet Odella Moline
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Thune, Rounds in unique position to support ethanol
PIERSON: South Dakota cannot be a one-party rule
OUR VIEW: Criminal justice reforms caused unintentional consequences for local law enforcement
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
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
January 26, 2017
Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd to play the SD State Fair
HURON — The South Dakota State Fair, a division of the South Dakota Department of Agriculture, announced Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform at the...
January 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 6, 2016
State Fair still shows our state's farm roots
HURON — Twenty years ago or so, South Dakota stood at the edge of losing our State Fair. Through the determination of a lot of people,...
September 6, 2016 - 10:19am
September 1, 2016
Photos from the First Day of the State Fair
September 1, 2016 - 5:38pm
August 31, 2016
It's a great fair, state or territorial
South Dakota held state fairs before it became a state. The State Fair, which opens Thursday and runs through Labor Day in Huron, started in...
August 31, 2016 - 11:07am
August 11, 2016
Healthy cooking lessons coming to South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — Looking for alternatives to the state fair's deep-fried staples? Worry no more, the South Dakota State University Extension has you covered. Registered dietitians with the SDSU Extension will be offering healthy cooking lessons during this year's South Dakota State...
August 11, 2016 - 11:27am
March 29, 2016
Officials tackling gopher problem at State Fairgrounds
HURON, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State Fair officials have hired a company to take care of a gopher problem on the fairgrounds in Huron. Fair Manager Peggy Besch says officials have fielded numerous complaints about the rodents that burrow holes and create tripping hazards. She says...
March 29, 2016 - 11:05am
December 28, 2015
Miniature heifer division added to 4-H State Fair show
BROOKINGS (AP) — The 4-H breeding beef show at the 2016 South Dakota State Fair will feature a new division. The South Dakota State University Extension says the State 4-H Beef Committee has added a miniature heifer division. John Madison is the SDSU Extension 4-H youth program...
December 28, 2015 - 10:44am
September 8, 2015
Taking a victory lap
September 8, 2015 - 10:05pm
South Dakota State Fair draws to a close
HURON (AP) — The South Dakota State Fair has drawn to a close. Monday's activities were themed around Poultry Party Day, though all live bird exhibitions were suspended due to the Avian Influenza outbreak earlier this year. The Dakota Provisions plant hosted a turkey sandwich...
September 8, 2015 - 11:21am
Letcher man becomes the first from Sanborn County to receive Heartland Saddle
HURON—Gus Nelson was surrounded by friends and supporters Sunday morning at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. The fair featured...
September 8, 2015 - 10:27am
September 2, 2015
Free admission, coupons offered for South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture says there are plenty of ways to visit the South Dakota State Fair without taking a big hit...
September 2, 2015 - 2:19pm
August 28, 2015
Daugaard declares veterans day at state fair in September
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared a veterans day at the State Fair in September and is asking state residents to honor the men and women who fought for freedom. The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs said Thursday that Daugaard declared Sept. 3 the veterans...
August 28, 2015 - 1:11pm
August 21, 2015
OPINION: Take me out to the fair
It is that special time of year again when families of all ages from every corner of the state can enjoy the sights and sounds of our state and...
August 21, 2015 - 12:26pm
May 27, 2015
Nordby Exhibit Hall celebrated
HURON — As a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds approaches its funding goal, state and local officials celebrated...
May 27, 2015 - 8:14pm
April 1, 2015
Huey Lewis and the News playing at South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — Huey Lewis and the News is among the acts coming to the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. The rock and roll band will perform at the grandstand Sunday, Sept. 6. Its hits include "Heart of Rock & Roll," ''I Want a New Drug," ''The Power of Love" and "Workin'...
April 1, 2015 - 2:35pm