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Army helicopter with five aboard crashes off Hawaii, U.S. Coast Guard says
Wenzel, formerly of Mitchell, throws out first pitch at Twins game
Wednesday need-to-know: 5 stories
Sturgis Rally undercover sex stings nab 9 suspects
Exhibitors show off gear, gadgets during Dakotafest
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
Exhibitors show off gear, gadgets during Dakotafest
South Dakota farmers, ranchers get some drought relief
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
AgweekTV: Been farming long? Oslo, Minn. farmer has been at it for 97 years
Buying local fuels communities
Indians hit five homers in taking first of three-game series with Twins in battle for division
Experienced roster returns for Kernel tennis
MHS boys golf team has strong showing Tuesday, finishes 13th at Warrior-Lynx Invite
Mayer: Angels loomed largest in talented Class B field
Dynamic DWU offense making strides in camp
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
Robert "Bob" Faas
Helen Jean Van Zee
WOSTER: A healing view of the wall and the land
OUR VIEW: Two school board members made error in judgment
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
DAUGAARD: Graduating college, career and life ready
MERCER: Public funds for private schools
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
August 15, 2017
South Dakota completes 77th Sturgis motorcycle rally
STURGIS (AP) — Western South Dakota's famed motorcycle rally in Sturgis saw a small uptick in attendance this year. This year's 10-day motorcycle...
23 hours 25 min ago
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
May 10, 2017
Hoops on Hops: Beer tourism a growing trend on all levels
DULUTH — As we head into summer, now is a perfect time to talk about the growing popularity of beer tourism. Duluth is a destination for...
May 10, 2017 - 8:30am
May 8, 2017
State's tourism hopes high even without big anniversaries
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota officials say they're hopeful for a strong summer tourism season even without major anniversaries that have...
May 8, 2017 - 11:51am
May 6, 2017
LETTER: Water ruling urges work with landowners
To the Editor: I see the Dakota Sportsman and the S.D.W.F. are having a so-called public meeting about the non-meandered waters. Only they are...
May 6, 2017 - 9:00am
April 28, 2017
Multi-billion dollar sale to change tourism in Keystone
KEYSTONE (AP) — The new owners of nearly 50 tourist-based hotels, restaurants and shops in a western South Dakota town say they plan to take...
April 28, 2017 - 11:16am
April 12, 2017
Study: Outdoor recreation an economic boom in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — A recently released study shows that outdoor recreationists contributed more than $1.9 billion worth of economic activity in South Dakota between October 2015 and October 2016. The study commissioned by the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department says recreational...
April 12, 2017 - 11:29am
April 8, 2017
THUNE: Don’t be a stranger
South Dakotans are well aware of the uniqueness that each season of the year brings to the state. From spring’s planting season to fall’s...
April 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 20, 2017
Travel ban, strong dollar could put a damper on tourism
FRANKFURT - Travel and tourism's contribution to the U.S. economy will grow at a slower pace this year than in 2016 due to a strong U.S. dollar...
March 20, 2017 - 8:37am
March 11, 2017
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
CHAMBERLAIN — On Wednesday afternoon, Mick Niles reeled his first walleye of the day onto Chamberlain's fishing pier. The temperature never...
March 11, 2017 - 7:00am
March 10, 2017
U.S. tourism sector faces squeeze of strong dollar, Trump travel ban
BERLIN -- The U.S. travel sector is bracing for a year in which a strong dollar and uncertainty over President Donald Trump's travel ban could...
March 10, 2017 - 2:19pm
March 8, 2017
New features arrive at Indian Village
Some "big things" are happening at the Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village. As tourism season approaches officially in April, the Prehistoric...
March 8, 2017 - 5:25pm
January 30, 2017
New community video 'tells Mitchell's story'
After a year in the making, a video looking at the life of the Mitchell community is complete. Earlier this month, the city of Mitchell unveiled...
January 30, 2017 - 5:34pm
January 20, 2017
Report: South Dakota tourism draws record number of visitors
PIERRE (AP) — Officials say South Dakota's tourism industry attracted a record number of visitors last year. The South Dakota Department of Tourism said Thursday that 2016 marked the seventh consecutive year of economic growth for tourism in the state. A new study by Tourism Economics...
January 20, 2017 - 12:15pm
September 12, 2016
OUR VIEW: Pheasant decrease shouldn't be so surprising
Anecdotal reporting throughout the summer suggested better pheasant numbers would be coming this fall. But outdoor enthusiasts and South Dakotans were a bit surprised to learn there was a 20 percent statewide dip in pheasant populations compared to 2015. Earlier this month, the South...
September 12, 2016 - 5:30pm