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Man, interviewed numerous times in Jacob Wetterling's disappearance, sues sheriff
North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
Mitchell school administrator touted as 'responsible driver' after near miss with child
Insurance company lays off 30 workers in Sioux Falls
Suspect pleads not guilty in fatal shooting in Pine Ridge
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
South Dakota officials work to stop spread of bovine TB
McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Q&A: SD high school baseball in good shape
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
February 28, 2017
SD delegation praises Trump plan to dismantle WOTUS
WASHINGTON — South Dakota's congressional delegation praised the president's newest executive order, which will keep the federal government...
February 28, 2017 - 6:06pm
February 23, 2017
No flooding expected for mighty Missouri
After unseasonably warm temperatures in February melted much of the snow in the Dakotas, experts don't expect the Missouri River to flood in...
February 23, 2017 - 5:01pm
Chamberlain officials ready for cold-water rescues
CHAMBERLAIN — When it comes to ice rescues, it's not anglers the Chamberlain Police Department is most worried about. Over the past 10...
December 23, 2016 - 5:20pm
December 20, 2016
Four more officials charged with felonies in Flint water crisis
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette filed another round of criminal charges Tuesday in the ongoing water crisis in Flint, the latest action...
December 20, 2016 - 1:06pm
December 12, 2016
Canyon Lake dredging to increase water clarity
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City is working with some groups to fund equipment to remove the sediment buildup in Canyon Lake in order to improve the depth and clarity of water. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks will buy a dredge to remove the buildup according to an agreement recently...
December 12, 2016 - 10:46am
November 21, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Forty-five large investors collectively managing $1.2 trillion in assets are pressing some of the nation's largest meat producers to set policies...
November 21, 2016 - 4:05pm
October 3, 2016
'Ghost claims' complicate water rights in South Dakota
RAPID CITY (AP) — A looming dispute over water rights near Rapid City highlights a thorny issue facing South Dakota: How to handle claims so old or outdated that one expert calls them "ghost claims." The case at hand involves a stretch of Rapid Creek. The Rapid City Journal reports...
October 3, 2016 - 11:28am
September 2, 2016
Mitchell City Council to consider implementing fee for old water meters
About 500 Mitchell households could soon face an extra $10 monthly fee, but only because they've refused to have their water meters changed....
September 2, 2016 - 3:29pm
August 31, 2016
Sioux Falls mayor: Everyone, help improve water quality
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Cities along the Big Sioux River and residents statewide should commit to helping improve water quality in South Dakota, Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether said Tuesday while promoting the city's decision to install buffer strips in areas along the Big Sioux and...
August 31, 2016 - 11:31am
July 29, 2016
Six Michigan employees charged with misconduct in Flint water crisis
Six Michigan employees were charged with misconduct in office Friday for their alleged roles in the lead contamination of Flint's water supply,...
July 29, 2016 - 11:44am
June 4, 2016
Only God can make a tree, and South Dakotans treasure them
As summer heats up and things start drying out west of the Missouri River, I recall how hard my dad used to try to grow trees back on the farm....
June 4, 2016 - 11:08am
May 19, 2016
Water cleanup project finding success
To clean up South Dakota's waterways, a local organization is spending its summer keeping cows on dry land. This summer, the South Central Watershed...
May 19, 2016 - 6:28pm
May 12, 2016
DENR recognizes town of Ethan for drinking water compliance
PIERRE—The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) announced that the town of Ethan's public water system and the system's operation specialists have been awarded a Drinking Water Certificate of Achievement Award. The system's operation specialist...
May 12, 2016 - 10:27am
April 20, 2016
Three Michigan officials charged in Flint toxic water crisis
FLINT, Mich. (Reuters) - Three Michigan state and local officials were criminally charged on Wednesday in an investigation into dangerous lead...
April 20, 2016 - 5:14pm