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South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper injured in traffic stop
Aid deal promises quicker fire evacuations in Black Hills
UPDATE: 5 people including pregnant woman die in reservation crash
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
Declutter: Tips to tidy up your home, inbox
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
AgweekTV: Better grilling
Escaped cow wanders Mitchell park; lured home with corn
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500
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
Daniel Robert Fritz
Karen L. Wright
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
LETTER: Forum clarifications
LETTER: A day we hold sacred
LETTER: Unjustified criticism
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
The Rev. Gerald J. Thury
Jim & Elizabeth Wieczorek
May 20, 2016
Farmer, soldier, veteran, hero: Korea vet credits war survival to life on the farm
KIMBALL — A strong mind and will coupled with good old South Dakota farming know-how helped Jim Hallman survive his tour of duty in Korea....
May 20, 2016 - 4:36pm
May 19, 2016
Noem votes to keep services at Hot Springs and other rural VA facilities
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Kristi Noem on Thursday joined the U.S. House of Representatives in passing legislation funding priorities for veterans, including language Noem has championed to prevent the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from ending or limiting hospital-based services...
May 19, 2016 - 4:06pm
May 17, 2016
Ethan high school student designs veterans memorial
A new veterans memorial in Ethan will serve as a “thank you” to past veterans and a tribute to future members of the military. The memorial...
May 17, 2016 - 6:31pm
April 30, 2016
LETTER: VFW part of Buddy Poppy program again
To the Editor: "They Gave, will you?" The Veterans of Foreign Wars will be out distributing the Buddy Poppy to the public in exchange for donations...
April 30, 2016 - 10:01am
April 23, 2016
LETTER: Remember Korean veterans and their deeds
To the Editor: East River Chapter 194 of Korean War Veterans Association will meet on April 30. This is the 63rd year since the ceasefire was...
April 23, 2016 - 9:51am
April 12, 2016
New board to promote business in Davison County
Businesses looking to invest in Davison County could get a boost. Greg Henderson of Planning and Development District III, which represents Davison and 15 other counties in southeast South Dakota, pitched his proposal to create a board of individuals in the county to speak with landowners...
April 12, 2016 - 5:50pm
March 31, 2016
OPINION: An outstanding facility named for a remarkable man
Until he went abroad to serve his country, Michael J. Fitzmaurice had never left the Dakotas. Fitzmaurice was born in Jamestown, North Dakota, and grew up in South Dakota. Coming from a family with a history of serving, Michael carried on the tradition by joining the Army in 1969....
March 31, 2016 - 5:27pm
OPINION: A few good women
It was 1942—less than a year after Pearl Harbor and months after America officially entered World War II. Tens of thousands of men had...
March 31, 2016 - 12:06pm
March 16, 2016
Local Korean veterans and widows honored at local ceremony
The Korean Ambassador Peace Medal will be presented to a total of 17 individuals (widows and veterans) at an event at 2 p.m. today at the Davison...
March 16, 2016 - 4:19pm
February 25, 2016
OPINION: Recognizing the mental health needs of our veterans
South Dakota is home to more than 72,000 veterans who have bravely and selflessly served our country. Making sure each veteran is cared for and...
February 25, 2016 - 10:30am
January 26, 2016
Veterans' job-interview guarantee gets unanimous support at hearing
PIERRE—Veterans of the armed services would be allowed to check a box alerting potential employers when they apply for state, county, municipal and school jobs in South Dakota under a proposal that cleared its first committee Monday in the Legislature. The plan also would require...
January 26, 2016 - 10:45am
January 13, 2016
Korean War vets throughout South Dakota honored with medal
PIERRE (AP) — Hundreds of Korean War veterans in South Dakota have been honored for their service. Veterans received an Ambassador of Peace...
January 13, 2016 - 10:18am
January 8, 2016
Local Korean War Vets honored and presented Korean Ambassador Peace Medal
The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs (SDDVA) in collaboration with the Republic of Korea, will host an event honoring Korean War veterans at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, in the Capitol Rotunda, Pierre. For local veterans who are unable to attend, the Davison County Veterans...
January 8, 2016 - 12:17pm
December 16, 2015
OPINION: Remember SD's overseas veterans this holiday season
From the time that I was a little girl, Bing Crosby's "I'll Be Home For Christmas" has been one of my favorite Christmas songs. I remember singing along with it while it played on the radio, and I admit that I didn't grasp the song's true weight until I got a little older. The lyrics...
December 16, 2015 - 7:49pm
November 12, 2015
Lt. Gov. Michels, Kimball residents thank vets
KIMBALL—Thanksgiving came early in Kimball. On Wednesday night, South Dakota Lt. Gov. Matt Michels, a Navy veteran, called Veterans Day...
November 12, 2015 - 8:21am