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US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into Pacific Ocean off Japan; 8 rescued
White House military personnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia trip
Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
Hunter in Wisconsin unknowingly shoots, kills rare albino deer
Former SD trooper denied early release from prison
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Tigers drop GPAC game in Midland
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Tiger women trip up Warriors in GPAC win
This is one of the most unbelievable encounters you'll ever see between a hunter and a deer
Langford Area’s Larson commits to DWU
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
Mildred Ann Meagher
Manetta E. Bigge
Manetta E. Bigge
Mildred Ann Meagher
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
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Darrell Dean Simmons
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