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Photos from Kids Ice fishing at Cabela's Pond
Photos from NAIFC qualifier at Lake Mitchell
Essigs honored for volunteerism
Yankton effort seeks $7 million for Boys & Girls Club
Beefing up cancer care
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
South Dakota leading sunflower state for 2nd straight year
'Time is ripe' for food hubs
THUNE: New South Dakota delegation will hit the ground running
Hockey briefs: Marlin girls split with Watertown
Monday's sports schedule
Area high school basketball roundup: Huskies edge WiLdKats in 60-58 boys game
College basketball: SDSU men beat ORU
Mitchell Christian teams fall over weekend
Mitchell woman celebrates 70th
Making the planet a better place for all of us
Mitchell couple to celebrate 50 years
Hofer birth announcement
NASELLO: Fancy lookin', easy cookin'
May L. Bely
Don B. Boyd
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Is RNC nudging earlier primaries on South Dakota?
LETTER: Keystone project not as green as it seems
LETTER: Wake up, American churches
LETTER: Sand, don't salt, the roads
Legislation would allow bullheads as bait in South Dakota
WILTZ: Don’t lose an awareness of brutal SD weather
Panel approves expansion of dog hunting for mountain lions
For decades, hunter, angler Wicker Bill has called SD home
WILTZ: A little southern swing
April 8, 2014
PHOTOS: Learning Vietnam history
Medal of Honor recipient Michael Fitzmaurice talked to Sean Flynn's Korean and Vietnam War history class at DWU Monday.
April 8, 2014 - 11:18am
January 24, 2013
Service members from Vietnam War might get state 'working holiday'
PIERRE -- Starting next year, March 30 could be a working holiday in South Dakota called Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day. A contingent...
news / state
January 24, 2013 - 6:50am
November 10, 2012
Sobriety, respect finally arrive for Vietnam vet
PARKSTON -- Jerry Triebwasser never wanted the glory. "I just wanted to get out of there," he said. "I didn't care about medals." The Parkston native said when he was first wounded in Vietnam, an officer brought two Purple Hearts to his bedside at an Army hospital. He had them...
November 10, 2012 - 10:59am
April 21, 2012
Book chronicles local Vietnam vet's journey to healing
It was a lifetime ago that Deono Miller opened his mailbox and read a letter that would change his life forever. Now a retired farmer living south of Mitchell, Miller, 63, remembers the date: March 26, 1968. Up to then he was a shy, gangling teen who grew up on a farm near Olivet...
April 21, 2012 - 8:21am
November 8, 2011
WOSTER: Words on the Wall are more than just names
I've been to Washington, D.C., just once in my life, and my tour guide packed so much stuff into the couple of days I was in town that I didn't...
opinion / columns
November 8, 2011 - 9:41pm
August 16, 2011
OPINION: McGovern and not-perfect Mark Hatfield were right about Vietnam
Mark Hatfield, 89, who died last weekend in his native Oregon, was the first Christian politician I recall meeting in Washington, which is to say he did more than keep a Bible on his desk. He sought to keep its words and teachings and its main "Character" in his heart. When...
opinion / columns
August 16, 2011 - 6:39am
August 13, 2011
'True American hero' throws first pitch at teener tournament
MOUNT VERNON -- An explosion from the ammo dump lit up the pitch-black Vietnam sky like a Fourth of July celebration back in the States. The...
sports / news
August 13, 2011 - 12:18am
February 12, 2010
Vietnam veterans to gather in Mitchell
It's been a few years since Lance Carson has hosted a reunion in Mitchell for Vietnam War veterans, but he said popular demand convinced him to once again take the reins. "A bunch of guys got together and cornered me one night," Carson said.
news / local / state
February 12, 2010 - 8:06am
July 10, 2009
Opinion: Apogee of former defense secretary's life was the '60s
WASHINGTON -- The death of Robert McNamara at 93 was less a faint reverberation of a receding era than a reminder that mentalities are the defining attributes of eras, and certain American mentalities recur with, it sometimes seems, metronomic regularity. McNamara came to Washington...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am