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18-year-old Bridgewater woman sustains serious injuries in I-90 crash
Locals brainstorm best uses for Mitchell Recreation Center
Platte man injured in Lake Andes crash
Sheriff's offices understaffed around SD
Opposing sides make case for, against campaign finance reform measure
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
September 11, 2014
Sen. Johnson supports air strikes, opposes ‘putting US combat boots on the ground’
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., issued the following statement Wednesday on President Obama’s ISIS speech. “The president presented a forceful case that it is in America’s interest to degrade and destroy the brutal, growing threat of ISIS in Iraq and Syria....
September 11, 2014 - 10:12am
September 10, 2014
Noem ready to consider funding for Mideast fight
Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., has been frustrated by a lack of strategy to fight the Islamic extremist group that has taken over large swaths of Syria and Iraq, she said Wednesday. She hoped President Obama would change that in his prime time speech to the nation Wednesday night. Noem...
September 10, 2014 - 10:37pm
September 9, 2014
WOSTER: Remembering the past will strengthen the future
Tomorrow, the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C., a fitting way to remember that terrible day might...
September 9, 2014 - 2:26pm
August 17, 2014
LETTER: Obama soft on rising Islamic terrorist risk
To the Editor: There is a serious question whether Obama’s leadership toward socialism (government control) is a greater present danger than the rising threat of Islam. Both are dark clouds. Obama’s soft touch and indecision regarding Islamic terrorists encourages the...
August 17, 2014 - 8:40am
July 23, 2014
OPINION: Today’s threat and the future reality of drones
A very small airplane rose over the Gaza Strip last week. It entered Israeli airspace and sped toward the coastal city of Ashdod. Then a Patriot missile blew it up. The plane, a rudimentary drone launched by the terrorist group Hamas, posed little threat. But Hamas promises more...
July 23, 2014 - 8:45am
June 18, 2014
Benghazi suspect nabbed
Obama says alleged ringleader being transported to US.
June 18, 2014 - 7:14am
June 16, 2014
THOMAS: Iraq is on its own
“It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased devotion...
June 16, 2014 - 1:50pm
March 10, 2014
Radar sweeps, binoculars, six navies, but no sign of missing plane
By Nguyen Huy Kham ABOARD A VIETNAM AIR FORCE AN- (Reuters) - Ships from six navies, dozens of military aircraft, sweeps with radar technology...
March 10, 2014 - 7:52am
October 25, 2013
KRISTI McLAUGHLIN: Can't stop terrorism with torture
The complexities of war are way beyond my comprehension to understand. Humans have been declaring war upon one another since the inception of human life and people across the spectrum of political and religious views hold opinions on how to respond when injustices happen. We are...
October 25, 2013 - 11:47am
September 13, 2013
American jihadi slain in Somalia by rivals
MOGADISHU, Somalia -- An American who became one of Somalia's most visible Islamic rebels and was on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorist list with a $5 million bounty on his head was killed Thursday by rivals in the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab, militants said. The killing...
September 13, 2013 - 5:11am
June 1, 2013
LETTER: Pipeline opponents are not terrorists
To the Editor: The Custer, Hot Springs and Deadwood school districts each held a drill recently to test their crisis plans in response to a scripted terrorist threat. The source of that "threat"? According to the script, a group opposing the Keystone XL pipeline. In other words,...
June 1, 2013 - 8:54am
May 24, 2013
Mock drill in Hot Springs depicts Keystone, urnaium opponents as terrorists
HOT SPRING (AP) -- An emergency drill in Hot Springs has outraged opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline and a proposed uranium mine in western South Dakota after it portrayed the groups as domestic terrorists. The Hot Springs School District practiced a lockdown May 14 after pretending...
May 24, 2013 - 10:52am
May 5, 2013
O'REILLY: The war on terror: Up close and personal
Living in the shadows of the ongoing war on terror are 1,715 American military people who lost limbs in Iraq and Afghanistan. A few of those...
May 5, 2013 - 11:25pm
April 24, 2013
Boston bomb investigation extends to Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New information emerged Wednesday from U.S. officials that the name of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects had been...
April 24, 2013 - 8:09pm
April 23, 2013
Dems, GOP press Obama administration on drone use
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate Democrats and Republicans on Tuesday challenged the Obama administration to explicitly spell out its justification...
April 23, 2013 - 4:57pm