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Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Andes Central breaks ground on $13M expansion
Authorities: Chamberlain man received 20K illegal pills through mail
Sioux Falls mayor slashes funding in 5-year capital plan
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Area baseball roundup: Salem picks up Cornbelt League win
Players buying in on Kernel basketball rebuild
Small College Basketball Hall of Fame to induct Don Meyer
Post 18 piles up the hits, downs Sioux Falls West 11-2
FCA football camp in Mitchell July 12
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Leona "Onie" Kost
Joyce Carol Fredrikson
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
OPINION: A teen's summertime rite of passage
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Bob & Anna Graumann
July 1, 2016
USD has 'wait-and-see' attitude toward beer, wine sales
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota isn't planning right now to take advantage of new rules allowing beer and wine sales at public universities. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that alcohol sales haven't been much of a topic at the institution. Spokeswoman...
July 1, 2016 - 12:29pm
Historic District in Vermillion added to National Register
VERMILLION (AP) — The Bluff Historic District in Vermillion has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. The National Register is the list of properties that the federal government deems worthy of recognition and preservation. The South Dakota State Historical Society...
July 1, 2016 - 11:41am
June 21, 2016
No one hurt when car crashes into Vermillion art gallery
VERMILLION (AP) — No one was hurt when a driver in Vermillion mistook his car's gas pedal for the brake and crashed into an art gallery over the weekend. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the Saturday morning crash shattered the glass storefront at the Tigert Art...
June 21, 2016 - 11:55am
June 11, 2016
McCook/Miner drops two at Lewis and Clark Classic
VERMILLION — The McCook/Miner Legion teams dropped a pair of games Friday at the Lewis and Clark Wooden Bat Classic in Vermillion. McCook/Miner fell 3-1 against Brandon Valley before an 11-2 victory by Vermillion at Prentiss Park. In the opener, Cole Gassman was 2-for-2 for...
June 11, 2016 - 12:42am
June 10, 2016
Vermillion police investigating rash of vehicle burglaries
VERMILLION (AP) — Police in Vermillion are investigating a rash of vehicle burglaries in the city. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that there have been nearly 30 confirmed vehicle break-ins since the beginning of May, and suspected burglaries of unlocked garages. Police...
June 10, 2016 - 1:36pm
May 31, 2016
Business finding way around Vermillion malt beverage tax
VERMILLION (AP) — A loophole around state law may undercut the malt beverage tax revenue approved by Vermillion voters last July. The Yankton Press & Dakotan reports that the way state law is written, the 5 percent markup on the wholesale purchases of malt beverages by businesses...
May 31, 2016 - 12:54pm
May 17, 2016
Weber shoots 70, as Parkston wins Vermillion Invite
VERMILLION — Parkston's Sydney Weber shot a 2-under-par 70 and won the Vermillion girls golf invite by five strokes, leading the Trojans to the team title at The Bluffs Golf Course Monday. Weber shot a 5-under-par 31 on the first nine holes and cruised to medalist honors for...
May 17, 2016 - 12:01am
May 16, 2016
USD offering health sciences doctorate degree
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota is launching a doctoral program in health sciences. USD officials say the degree will prepare practicing health care professionals for leadership roles in academics, research, and clinical practice settings. The courses will be offered...
May 16, 2016 - 12:49pm
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