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A Carnival cruise in the South Pacific descended into a violent mess
Trump administration assault on bipartisan immigration plan ensured its demise
Pain turns political in Parkland after school shootings
Outside NRA Headquarters, hundreds gather in vigil and protest
McMaster says evidence of Russian meddling is 'now really incontrovertible'
Deere & Co. raises sales forecast amid signs of farm recovery
Gun sales are down, so why did gun stocks just go up?
Rural banker survey suggests economic outlook improving
No more cheeseburgers: McDonald's announces 'healthy' changes to its Happy Meal
Sioux Falls officials defend boozy cupcake business
place a business brief
Discussion about Winner school's agriscience center put on hold again
AgweekTV: Consumer Trust Workshop
AgweekTV: Consumer Trust Workshop
Legislation would exempt livestock producers from emissions reporting
An Ore. woman was infected with rare eye worms, possibly while walking near cattle
All-star appearance shows Karl-Anthony Towns getting some respect
Saturday’s area region wrestling results and state qualifiers
What is THAT? Twins closer Fernando Rodney and his magic changeup
Red Stripe opens its pockets and comes to the rescue for Jamaica bobsledders
After marathon 11-round shootout, Wild fall to Ducks
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Cecilia Mary Vander Heiden
Jacqueline "Jackie" Brink
Cecilia Mary (Kaus) Vander Heiden
Jacqueline "Jackie" Brink
Comparing electric costs
LETTER: Be patriotic, don't name-call
LETTER: So much wrong with abortion
LETTER: No economic boon for Tripp
OPINION: Senator objected to honoring television's Angela Kennecke
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Wiltz: The foxes I have known
Pheasant Country holds annual habitat education banquet
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
November 11, 2017
ND has one of the best weather monitoring systems in the US. Here's how it works.
NDAWN or North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network is a popular tool with farmers and ranchers. North Dakota is known to have one of the best...
November 11, 2017 - 8:30am
November 10, 2017
Ohio substitute teacher admits to having sex with students, sending nude pics on Snapchat, police say
A substitute teacher in Ohio told detectives she performed oral sex with one student and had intercourse with another, police say. She also confessed...
November 10, 2017 - 7:44pm
Local group helps new teachers limit supply costs
It's the "calm before the storm" for Jill Miles as she looks around her classroom filled with supplies that still need to be organized and put...
August 10, 2017 - 11:53am
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
October 20, 2015
Sioux Falls high school teacher receives $25K Milken award
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls high school teacher has received a $25,000 prize for furthering excellence in education. Roosevelt High School English teacher Gina Benz received a 2015 Milken Educator Award in a surprise school gathering Tuesday. Benz teaches advanced placement...
October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
October 16, 2015
Fort Pierre teacher is South Dakota 2016 Teacher of the Year
FORT PIERRE (AP) — Fort Pierre elementary school teacher Sarah Lutz has been named South Dakota's 2016 Teacher of the Year. Lutz is a third-grade teacher at Stanley County Elementary and a member of the school's leadership team. She also serves as a volunteer coach for the...
October 16, 2015 - 1:27pm
July 14, 2015
Sioux Falls high school teacher accused of recording women
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Public school officials in Sioux Falls say a high school teacher accused of using a camera on his shoe to secretly record women has resigned. Sioux Falls Superintendent Brian Maher says he received a letter of resignation from Dallas Wilkinson on Friday.
July 14, 2015 - 1:10pm
May 13, 2015
Longtime Belle Fourche teacher dies while jogging after work
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — No foul play is suspected in the death of a Belle Fourche teacher who died while jogging after work. The body of 56-year-old Phil McNally was found on a bike and walking path late Monday afternoon. McNally taught at the high school for 15 years and also...
May 13, 2015 - 12:59pm
April 26, 2015
Northeastern South Dakota schools seeking music teachers
GROTON (AP) — At least four public schools in northeastern South Dakota are seeking music teachers to fill positions left vacant by retirements and resignations. The Aberdeen American News reports that schools in Groton, Warner, Ipswich and Faulkton have five music positions...
April 26, 2015 - 11:15am
January 30, 2015
Panel approves de-funded rural teacher bill
PIERRE (AP) — A bill aimed at addressing South Dakota's rural teacher shortage survived its first test on Friday, but sponsor Rep. Thomas Holmes has to figure out how to pay for it. The House Appropriations Committee approved a proposal to offer tuition assistance to certain...
January 30, 2015 - 7:40pm
August 19, 2014
Pierre teacher receives Presidential Environmental Teacher Award
A Pierre elementary teacher is the recipient of a presidential environmental education award. Amber Stout, a teacher at Jefferson Elementary School in Pierre, was among the recipients of a Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators. The awards recognize outstanding...
August 19, 2014 - 8:56pm
April 25, 2014
Mitchell kindergarten teacher honored
Nancy Osterloo never envisioned doing anything else as a profession. The L.B. Williams kindergarten teacher was named teacher of the year for...
April 25, 2014 - 5:57am
January 17, 2014
Mitchell schools have high number of 4-decade teachers
Call them experienced, seasoned or old-school. Just don’t call them old. This school year, there are seven teachers in the Mitchell School...
January 17, 2014 - 11:17pm
March 11, 2013
Former New Underwood teacher sentenced to prison in rape case
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A former South Dakota teacher who pleaded guilty to having sex with a 15-year-old student is headed to prison. Circuit Judge Janine Kern on Monday sentenced 26-year-old Kyle Keegan, of Rapid City, to seven years in prison, with four years suspended. Keegan must...
March 11, 2013 - 10:29pm
December 22, 2012
Education veteran Gerald Gramm honored for work
PARKSTON -- When Gerald Gramm first heard that a day was proclaimed in his honor, he was surprised. "At first I kind of thought, 'Why me?' " he said. "Then I felt very honored." Gov.
December 22, 2012 - 5:50pm