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Harvey Weinstein charged with rape and other abuse charges in sexual assault cases
Paul Manafort's Virginia trial delayed two weeks
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
Inside a semi-truck in Nebraska, troopers found enough fentanyl to kill 26 million people
Florida man pleads guilty in fatal South Dakota crash
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Corn Palace updates brings new display options
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
place a business brief
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
Soybeans spread to southwestern ND
Drought effects improve in southwest ND
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Raising the bar: Haring jumping for third state title
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria holds off Pheasants
Rockets take Game 5, inch closer to dethroning Warriors
Frustration subsides as Abu Danladi returns to Minnesota United
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
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
JoAnn K. Houser
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER: Anyone notice Earth Day?
OPINION: Trolls should stay by bridges
Letter: Shame on county commissioners
Thomas: The coarsening of political language
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Battling South Dakota's beaver problems
ND angler's walleye breaks 60-year record
LaVerne (Bill) & Marilyn Hedblom
Happy 70th Birthday Shirley
Dale & Linda Hoenscheid
September 3, 2013
2 to be inducted into SD Transportation Hall
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor plans to induct two new members in September. Long-time DOT employee Dennis Landguth of Rapid City will be honored Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Ramkota Inn Sioux Falls. Former Union County and Minnehaha County...
September 3, 2013 - 8:39am
August 30, 2013
Work to begin on 37 north of Mitchell
A nine-mile shoulder and median repair project on state Highway 37 north of Mitchell will begin Tuesday, according to the South Dakota Department of Transportation. Work to mill and repave both the outside shoulders and the median shoulders from the north end of the Highway 37 bypass...
August 30, 2013 - 3:41pm
August 29, 2013
Colorado has safest drivers; DC's most likely to crash
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - The best drivers in the United States live in northern Colorado, while motorists on the crowded roadways of Washington, D.C., are twice as likely to crash as the national average, according to Allstate America's Best Drivers Report released this week. Drivers...
August 29, 2013 - 9:08pm
Canadian Pacific, state at odds over DM&E deal
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. and the state of South Dakota are at odds over whether the railroad has met its obligation to invest $300 million in upgrades as part of the 2007 purchase of the Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad. South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard...
August 29, 2013 - 8:28pm
August 28, 2013
Mitchell I-90 on-ramp to close
On Tuesday, Sept. 3, contractor Knife River Midwest will close the Interstate 90 eastbound on-ramp at Exit 332 in Mitchell. The on-ramp at Burr Street and I-90 eastbound in Mitchell will be closed so crews can remove the existing concrete, rework the grade and place new concrete...
August 28, 2013 - 9:49pm
August 26, 2013
'JetHiking Gypsy' traveling all 50 states by plane
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A 29-year-old woman is hitch-hiking all 50 states — by airplane. Amber Nolan is a self-described "JetHiking Gypsy" who bagged states 40 and 41 this week with stops in Fargo, N.D., and Sioux Falls. A travel writer by trade, she started the quest in July...
August 26, 2013 - 6:02am
August 25, 2013
Shippers worry about sale of DM&E rail line through SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Canadian Pacific Railway official says the company could sell the South Dakota portion of the Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad by the end of the year. Canadian Pacific chief financial officer Brian Grassby told the Argus Leader the company is down to...
August 25, 2013 - 11:46pm
Portion of Betts Road to close in Davison County
Work will begin on Monday to replace a portion of Betts Road west of Mitchell in Davison County, according to the South Dakota Department of Transportation. Betts Road will be closed to through traffic between 259th Street and 260th Street until Oct. 31. Motorists will need to find...
August 25, 2013 - 3:03pm
August 24, 2013
Big cuts loom for SD road projects
Officials brace for changes as Congress’ deadlock continues.
August 24, 2013 - 9:08am
August 23, 2013
More ditches closed to off-roaders
PIERRE -- The South Dakota Transportation Commission closed three more sets of state highway ditches Thursday to protect them from people driving off-road vehicles, this time in the Yankton and Chancellor areas, even though there isn't a specific penalty in state law for violating...
August 23, 2013 - 7:12am
August 22, 2013
Driving cheap in SD, report says
NEW YORK -- South Dakota is the third cheapest state in the nation to operate a vehicle, according to Bankrate. Operating a vehicle in South Dakota, according to the new study, costs approximately $600 less than the national average but about $400 more than Oregon, the cheapest state....
August 22, 2013 - 10:58pm
Allegiant Air flight lands safely after gear reset
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Allegiant Air says a flight from Arizona landed safely at Sioux Falls Regional Airport after the pilot reset the landing gear when a cockpit light indicated it wasn't fully extended. Allegiant spokeswoman Jessica Wheeler says the pilot retracted and re-extended...
August 22, 2013 - 10:51pm
August 21, 2013
Renew license tabs before Aug. 30
Last names that start with P, Q or R need to renew their license decals by Aug. 30. License decals can be renewed by mail or at the Davison County Treasurer's Office. located at 200 E. Fourth Ave., Mitchell, at the self-service terminal located in County Fair Food Store or at www.SDCars.org,...
August 21, 2013 - 11:48pm
Allegiant expands flight options in the Dakotas
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Allegiant Air has announced new flights in three cities in the Dakotas, starting in November. Las Vegas-based Allegiant will launch twice-weekly nonstop jet service between Tampa Bay, Fla., and the two largest cities in the Dakotas -- Fargo, N.D., and Sioux...
August 21, 2013 - 8:05am
August 15, 2013
I-90 pavement marking project to begin
The South Dakota Department of Transportation is advising motorists that durable pavement marking will be applied on a portion of Interstate 90 south of Salem in McCook County beginning Monday. Work will begin on I-90 at the Hanson County Line and proceed east nine miles to the Salem...
August 15, 2013 - 8:45pm