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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
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
March 31, 2016
Local projects find flexibility in favor by state water board
PIERRE – Several significant water projects saw changes in their funding arrangements Wednesday by the state Board of Water and Natural Resources. Emery officials plan to replace much of the water-main system and improve water pressure. The state board provided a funding package...
March 31, 2016 - 3:47pm
March 23, 2016
Rapid City apartments get water back after 4 days without
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A dispute between Rapid City and an apartment building's out-of-state landlord over payment of a $7,000 water bill left tenants without water for four days. The city shut down the water to Idlewild Apartments on Friday because landlord Gerald Henning hadn't...
March 23, 2016 - 11:50am
February 16, 2016
Sioux Falls wants more money for connecting to roads, sewers
SIOUX FALL, S.D. (AP) — Public works officials in Sioux Falls are proposing to more than double what it costs to connect multi-family housing developments to city infrastructure. Officials say the city needs more money from developers to pay for extending roads, sewer and water...
February 16, 2016 - 12:06pm
January 19, 2016
Obama to meet Michigan mayor to discuss contaminated water -White House
President Barack Obama will meet with the mayor of Flint, Michigan, on Tuesday (January 19) to discuss the city's problems in dealing with lead-contaminated water, the White House said. Obama, who on Saturday (January 16) ordered federal aid for state and local response efforts in...
January 19, 2016 - 5:52pm
LETTER: Let's protect Firesteel Creek
To the Editor: The state Water Management Board made the right decision during a hearing on Wednesday in regard to Firesteel Creek. South Dakota law makes streams a public resource for recreation and navigation, as long as the stream has a sufficient flow for a one-person watercraft...
October 19, 2015 - 11:14am
October 15, 2015
South Dakota approves polygamist group's water request
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota regulators approved a secretive polygamist group's request to draw water more quickly at its remote Black Hills compound even though the sect declined to provide many details about the number of people living there. The state Water Management Board...
October 15, 2015 - 5:03pm
October 14, 2015
SD regulators to revisit polygamists group's water request
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota regulators are set to revisit a polygamist group's application to draw water more quickly at its remote Black Hills compound. The Water Management Board is scheduled to consider the application Wednesday. The request faces opposition from nearby landowners. The...
October 14, 2015 - 12:25pm
September 16, 2015
Lead cuts in half amount of water lost from city system
LEAD (AP) — The city of Lead has over the past year cut in half the amount of water being lost from the municipal water system each month, but the mystery of the leaks isn't yet solved. A year ago, as much as 10 million gallons of water was being lost each month due to leaks...
September 16, 2015 - 1:01pm