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AKG recognized for quality coolers
Governmental transparency tops Daugaard’s agenda for final two years in office
Crushed vehicle leads to dismissal of vehicular homicide charge
Senate approves first Cabinet members, Mattis and Kelly
Winner $23 million hospital expansion ready for bid
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Area high school basketball roundup: Black Panthers bounce Scotland
Point guard duo paces DWU women
Lyman wins three duals at the Sioux Valley Quad
Brookings downs Marlin girls
Boys Hanson Classic: Jaguars, Huskies set for tough tests
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Robert "Bob" Ryno
Dwayne D. Scott
Victor L. Sitting Crow
WOSTER: Afraid of the dark
DAUGAARD: Amazon's Big Step In The Right Direction
WEILAND: 'Hoodwinked'? No, this is undoing the will of the voters
OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 9, 2017
Calif. rain storm fells historic sequoia tree with tunnel
An ancient giant sequoia tree, with a hollowed-out tunnel big enough for cars to drive through, was toppled over the weekend by floods following...
January 9, 2017 - 9:30am
January 6, 2017
Fla. shooting highlights limits of U.S. airport security
NEW YORK—The deadly shooting at a Florida airport on Friday, Jan. 6, is likely to rekindle an ongoing debate over whether screening systems...
January 6, 2017 - 5:49pm
Gunman open fires at Fla. baggage carousel, kills 5
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A gunman believed to be an Iraq war veteran opened fire at a baggage carousel at Fort Lauderdale's international airport...
January 6, 2017 - 5:24pm
December 22, 2016
Parents may overlook children's safety while on holiday vacations
Traveling during the holidays is stressful enough without adding kids to the mix, and a new survey suggests that when children are involved,...
December 22, 2016 - 8:00am
December 21, 2016
Trump hotels reach deal with unions, ending labor board cases
Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington D.C. owned by President-elect Donald Trump said on Wednesday they have entered into collective bargaining...
December 21, 2016 - 10:13am
December 20, 2016
Singer Richard Marx helps subdue unruly airline passenger
LOS ANGELES—If there's ever a problem, singer Richard Marx will be "Right There Waiting." Even, apparently, in mid-flight. The '80s pop...
December 20, 2016 - 3:28pm
November 25, 2016
Thanksgiving quiet on SD roads
The Thanksgiving holiday was quiet on South Dakota roadways. According to Tony Mangan, public information officer for the South Dakota Department...
November 25, 2016 - 2:34pm
June 2, 2016
East or West, Mitchell is best
Palace City Profiles is an ongoing series of community members' stories, introducing us to our neighbors and the personalities that call Mitchell...
June 2, 2016 - 12:47pm
May 9, 2016
Travel: Good For The Soul, Good For South Dakota
The late travel writer Eugene Fodor once said, "You don't have to be rich to travel well." Here in South Dakota, we think that's especially true....
May 9, 2016 - 5:51pm
December 10, 2015
OPINION: 'Snow is nice until you have to drive in it'
There's nothing like the first snowfall of the year. When I was young, a heavy storm meant no school, and my sisters and I would play cards with Dad—after we did the farm chores. Snow is nice until you have to drive in it. Though South Dakotans know how to handle snow and cold...
December 10, 2015 - 4:43pm
OPINION: Searching for slush
Back in August, I saw a bunch of fallen leaves on the lawn and told people it was a disturbing sign that fall was near. I was premature. A better sign of the arrival of fall came day before yesterday when I winterized my boat. That's it. Summer over. The boat goes in the garage until...
October 10, 2015 - 9:40am
October 7, 2015
OPINION: A road full of memories
Nancy and I don't regularly travel west on Highway 34, so naturally when we took that route recently from Pierre to Deadwood, I found along the way many memories of times Greg Latza and I did story-photo packages back in our newspaper days. Nancy and I traveled to Deadwood for the...
October 7, 2015 - 11:08am
October 2, 2015
LETTER: Interstate speed limit is too fast
To the Editor: On Sept. 23, I was returning to Mitchell from Chamberlain on Interstate 90 to prepare for my brother's funeral on Sept. 24 when I blew a tire on my pickup. I pulled to the side of the road and applied my flashers. My passenger rear tire was the culprit of all the...
October 2, 2015 - 11:28pm
August 22, 2015
OPINION: What if ... ?
For a good part of her life, my mom had a desire to travel through Ireland, land of her McManus ancestors. Notice I said she longed to travel "through'' Ireland. She loved the idea of being in Ireland, the idea of seeing the shamrocks and the leprechauns, hearing the lilt of Irish...
August 22, 2015 - 9:34am
August 7, 2015
COLUMN: Back to the open road
When the gang at the Office of Emergency Management offered me the chance to leave retirement temporarily and do some public-information work with them for the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, it seemed like a pleasant way to spend a few days in August. As I idled on a stretch of head-to-head...
August 7, 2015 - 4:26pm