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Tuesday storm brings golf ball-sized hail to Lyman Co.
Area departments recuperate, thankful for rain following two Monday fires
Hillary Clinton Officially Becomes First Female Presidential Nominee From Major Party
Some find outbursts at DNC embarrassing, others expressive
Indian Village funding, new courthouse deputy requests likely to be denied in county budget
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Amateur baseball district playoffs: Mustangs blank Bullheads 6-0
Mitchell Black takes top seed into regions
Two Mitchell tennis players take second at Brandon Junior Open
Milbank claims Class B Legion title
Canova Gang grabs state tourney spot with win over Dell Rapids Mudcats
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
Wilma Jean Miller
Paul Frederick Monteil Jr.
OPINION: Journalism needs a new generation of young reporters
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
July 26, 2016
Tuesday storm brings golf ball-sized hail to Lyman Co.
KENNEBEC—Pea-to-golf ball-sized hail was reported during a storm that moved through the region Tuesday night. According to the Lyman County...
6 hours 32 min ago
July 17, 2016
Man, wife in camper on lakeshore in eastern South Dakota injured when 80 mph winds hit
LAKE POINSETT -- JL Dye was knocked unconscious, while his wife, Chrissy, suffered a severe back injury when winds estimated at up to 80 mph...
July 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 12, 2016
South Dakota farmers say rainfall will help corn crops
ABERDEEN (AP) — Farmers in northeastern South Dakota say a recent round of rain has helped their corn crops after weeks of drought. Greg Odde, who farms between Ellendale, North Dakota, and Huron, told the Aberdeen News that the rain on Sunday and Monday morning hit a lot of dry...
July 12, 2016 - 11:12am
July 11, 2016
Daugaard activates drought task force due to dry conditions
PIERRE (AP) — The abnormally dry conditions affecting parts of South Dakota have prompted Gov. Dennis Daugaard to activate the state's Drought Task Force. Daugaard's office says the task force met for the first time Monday in Pierre. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map shows that...
July 11, 2016 - 3:35pm
July 7, 2016
Storm delivers strong winds, hail in some areas of SD
A two-day storm that swept across South Dakota deposited up to 2 ½ inches of rain near Presho and dropped ping pong-sized hail in Chamberlain....
July 7, 2016 - 11:25am
June 27, 2016
Warm, windy conditions affect condition of some crops
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Warm and windy conditions across much of South Dakota in the last week have hurt the condition of some crops and pastures. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that topsoil moisture was rated 37 percent short or very short, and subsoil moisture...
June 27, 2016 - 4:55pm
June 15, 2016
Hermosa tornado had estimated wind speeds up to 125 mph
HERMOSA (AP) — A tornado that damaged homes and other buildings near the southwestern South Dakota community of Hermosa had estimated wind speeds of up to 125 mph, according to the National Weather Service. The agency has rated the twister an EF2 on the enhanced Fujita scale. An...
June 15, 2016 - 9:25am
June 14, 2016
Apparent tornado hits Hermosa; no injuries reported
HERMOSA (AP) — The southwestern South Dakota town of Hermosa is cleaning up storm damage from an apparent tornado. National Weather Service reports show the twister hit about 4:30 p.m. Monday, causing structural damage to several homes. Meteorologist Steve Trimarchi tells the Argus...
June 14, 2016 - 12:12pm
June 12, 2016
Youth softball players battle weekend's record heat
Record-setting high temperatures Saturday created health concerns for some athletes in Mitchell. According to tournament officials, at least...
June 12, 2016 - 8:19pm
June 6, 2016
Years later, FEMA officials return to scene of Spencer tornado
SPENCER — The town of Spencer looks nothing like the place two FEMA veterans visited 18 years ago. On Monday, former Federal Emergency...
June 6, 2016 - 6:52pm
June 1, 2016
Wet weather in South Dakota hampers crop planting, haying
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Wet weather in South Dakota over the past week hampered crop planting and haying. The Agriculture Department also says in its weekly crop report that weevils are impacting first and potential second cuttings of alfalfa in some areas. Topsoil moisture statewide...
June 1, 2016 - 12:14pm
May 24, 2016
Colome man survives storm inside iron box
COLOME — As the winds toppled his semi and destroyed his barn, the only thing protecting Rick Petersek from flying debris was an iron box....
May 24, 2016 - 5:46pm
May 23, 2016
3 tornadoes reported during severe storms in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Severe storms that crossed South Dakota led to reports of at least three tornadoes, including one that caused damage. The...
May 23, 2016 - 9:32am
May 16, 2016
USDA: Corn and soybean planting continues despite weather
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says corn and soybean planting continued in South Dakota last week despite below average temperatures and wet conditions. The USDA's National Agriculture Statistics Service says weekend frost was reported in the north part of...
May 16, 2016 - 5:49pm
May 11, 2016
Rainfall dampens planting for some
MONTROSE — It's been one of the wettest years in South Dakota history, but one Montrose farmer hasn't let it rain on his parade. Brian...
May 11, 2016 - 6:27pm