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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack
Trump acceptance speech ratings fall short of record
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
Trump pulls nearly even with Clinton after Republican convention
Federal prisoner jumps fence, escapes from Yankton facility
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
An annual drive to the rodeo
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Amateur baseball roundup: Power-hitting Plankinton cruises to opening-round win
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
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
August 29, 2015
Far below South Dakota, a cave holds pure, promising water
WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — Hundreds of feet beneath the Black Hills, a team of scientists and researchers snake through dark, narrow and silent corridors of ancient rock to reach their goal: what is thought to be some of the purest water on Earth. The crew of National Park...
August 29, 2015 - 8:40pm
August 19, 2015
SD, Iowa soybean growers find common ground
South Dakota and Iowa have always been good neighbors. And now their soybean advocates are continuing the same tradition. Centering on water...
August 19, 2015 - 9:01pm
August 18, 2015
North Dakota judge grants hearing on federal water rule
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in North Dakota has ordered a hearing on an effort to block a new rule that gives federal authorities jurisdiction over some state waters. Thirteen states led by North Dakota are challenging the rule by the U.S. Environmental Protection...
August 18, 2015 - 3:06pm