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Trump, sworn in as U.S. president, promises to put 'America First'
Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Big Friend-Little Friend mentoring program builds lifelong friendships
Parkston student granted Make-A-Wish one year after life-changing transplant
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
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
Offensive outburst helps Golden Eagles over TDA
Area high school basketball: Poyer leads Blackhawks to 281 Conference tourney title
Nighthawks top Golden Eagle girls
Comeback kid: Havlik competing for Augustana
Kernel wrestlers take down Tigers
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
Helen Rose Bame
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
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
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
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
April 22, 2016
Northern Kentucky's Plitzuweit named new USD women's coach
VERMILLION — The University of South Dakota has hired Dawn Plitzuweit as the school's new women's basketball coach. Plitzuweit (pronounced PLITTS-zoo-white) will be formally introduced at a press conference on Monday on campus in Vermillion. She's the school's 10th all-time...
April 22, 2016 - 11:51am
Vermillion 8th-grade student wins South Dakota spelling bee
VERMILLION (AP) — An eighth-grader from Vermillion Middle School has won the South Dakota spelling bee, advancing to a national competition in May. Logan Gregg was the top oral speller among 14 students from around the state who competed at the University of South Dakota. Gregg...
March 22, 2016 - 2:05pm
February 26, 2016
USD getting federal grant money for telehealth network
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota is getting federal telecommunications grant money to connect facilities in Vermillion, Pierre, Rapid City, and Sioux Falls with 24 rural hospitals and clinics, including one on the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation. The Vermillion-based...
February 26, 2016 - 12:01pm
February 25, 2016
USDA tours USD and presents $500K grant for Rural Health Care Project
VERMILLION—Representatives from the U.S. Department of Agriculture toured the University of South Dakota on Wednesday and discussed a project that will strengthen health care services in 24 rural South Dakota communities and give medical school and nursing students first-hand...
February 25, 2016 - 10:49am
February 17, 2016
Police say 2 USD students confess to fraternity vandalism
VERMILLION (AP) — Two male University of South Dakota students have admitted vandalizing a fraternity house on campus because they were drunk and angry about being kicked out of a party, police say. Someone spray painted the words "We date rape" on the side of the Phi Delta Theta...
February 17, 2016 - 12:16pm
February 16, 2016
Police investigate vandalism at USD fraternity house
VERMILLION (AP) — Vermillion police are investigating a report of vandalism at a fraternity house at the University of South Dakota. The university says someone spray painted the words "We date rape" on the side of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house. Fraternity members saw the...
February 16, 2016 - 11:33am
January 25, 2016
4 families displaced in Vermillion apartment building fire
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — No one was hurt but four families were displaced in an apartment building fire in Vermillion. The American Red Cross reports that one of the apartments in the four-unit building was destroyed and two others suffered major damage in the early morning fire...
January 25, 2016 - 1:22pm
Vermillion to host centuries-old book with Shakespeare plays
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — One of the world's most valuable books — a 17th-century collection of Shakespeare's plays — will be on display in South Dakota in March as part of a yearlong commemoration of the 400th anniversary of his death. The "First Folio" of William Shakespeare is the...
January 25, 2016 - 12:26pm
January 5, 2016
USD, Daktronics teaming up for new video displays
VERMILLION — The University of South Dakota will use Daktronics scoreboards and video displays at its new basketball arena and will acquire a new video display at the DakotaDome, it was announced Tuesday. The installation at the new Sports Performance Enhancement Complex includes...
January 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
October 13, 2015
Noem in Gregory, Vermillion Wednesday
Rep. Kristi Noem will attend events Wednesday in Gregory and Vermillion. At 10:30 a.m., she will speak with students in Gregory about her role in Washington, D.C. She will update the Gregory Rotary Club at noon about her efforts in Congress. She will also stop at 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday...
October 13, 2015 - 6:20pm
August 3, 2015
Nonprofit buys 2 historic movie theaters in Vermillion
VERMILLION (AP) — A nonprofit trying to improve Vermillion's downtown cultural attractions has acquired two historic movie theaters with help from the University of South Dakota and other groups. The Vermillion Downtown Cultural Association has bought the theaters from March...
August 3, 2015 - 5:32pm
July 27, 2015
McCook/Miner rallies to walk-off Vermillion
McCook/Miner assistant coach Craig Cheeseman couldn't believe his eyes Monday night. With a 4-3 lead against Vermillion in the top of the ninth...
July 27, 2015 - 11:58pm
July 25, 2015
South Dakota State B Legion Tournament scores/pairings
South Dakota Class B State Legion Tournament In Salem Friday G1—Vermillion 8, Garretson 4 G2—Spearfish 13, Webster 3 (6 inn.) G3—Humboldt 18, Tabor 8 (7 inn.) G4—McCook-Miner 10, Groton 9 Saturday G5—Garretson 6, Tabor 3 (Tabor...
July 25, 2015 - 10:02pm
State B Legion roundup: Vermillion, Spearfish wins openers
SALEM—Vermillion Post 1 took advantage of five Garretson Post 23 errors to score three unearned runs en route to an 8-4 win in the first game of the South Dakota Class B State Legion tournament in Salem on Friday. Vermillion advances to a second-round game against xxxxxxx at...
July 25, 2015 - 12:27am
June 2, 2015
Woman escapes from house fire after dog woke her
VERMILLION (AP) — Fire officials in southeastern South Dakota say a dog saved a woman from a house fire by waking her up. The Vermillion Rural Fire Department says the woman told officials that her dog woke her up twice Saturday morning in her bedroom on the second floor of...
June 2, 2015 - 11:36am