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Astronaut shares photo, video taken from space of landmarks
2 get more than 10 years in Brookings meth conspiracy
Large wind farm planned in Bon Homme, Charles Mix counties
Penguin promoted to brigadier at Edinburgh Zoo
Obama promises support to Louisiana after floods
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Tuesday's Sports Schedule
Area volleyball preview: Class A change creates new playoff path
South Dakota Sportswriters Association preseason polls
Mitchell softball splits twin bill
Kernels outlast Tigers in golf dual
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Laurie J. Schumacher
Raymond "Junior" Dean
Lillian V. (Buchholz) Brandt
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
LETTER: Why is Tripp-Delmont facing rapid enrollment?
LETTER: A traumatic experience
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
April 8, 2014
Hutchison Co. board OKs wind turbine deal
OLIVET -- The Hutchinson County Board of Adjustment approved Tuesday night for B&H Wind to construct 10 408-foot wind turbines in Oak Hollow Township as part of an 80- megawatt power project. The meeting drew a crowd of 50 to the county commissioners room. The wind project will...
April 8, 2014 - 5:36pm
March 11, 2014
State board gives a large tax refund for wind farm and grants a big loan
PIERRE — A wind farm in southeastern South Dakota would get a potentially large tax refund and a Sioux Falls construction business would receive a large low-interest loan under decisions made Tuesday by the state Board of Economic Development. The board approved a refund up...
March 11, 2014 - 5:20pm
February 18, 2014
New online map details US onshore wind turbines
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The federal Interior Department and U.S. Geological Survey have teamed up to produce the nation’s fi rst publicly available interactive map and database of all onshore wind turbines. The map shows turbines installed as of July 2013 — more than 47,000...
February 18, 2014 - 7:04am
January 27, 2014
High winds again - Chamberlain records 64 mph wind gust
Strong winds slammed the region Sunday, causing structural damage to at least one Mitchell business and sending vehicles off roads. According to Brad Adams, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, Chamberlain had the strongest wind gust in the eastern...
January 27, 2014 - 6:32am
January 21, 2014
High winds put SD truck drivers on high alert
RAPID CITY (AP) — Recent high winds in western South Dakota have put semitrailer drivers on high alert or off the open road altogether. The Rapid City Journal reports that wind gusts reached 68 mph on Monday and strong winds are expected through mid-week, South Dakota Highway...
January 21, 2014 - 12:32pm
Thune says energy debate coming
Senator talks about wind farms, other power sources.
January 21, 2014 - 6:47am
January 16, 2014
Mitchell’s 64 mph gust is third highest in state
Mitchell had the third highest recorded wind gust in the state Thursday at 64 mph, according to the National Weather Service. The highest...
January 16, 2014 - 8:46pm
I-90 open from Sioux Falls to Salem
PIERRE – State Transportation officials have reopened the west bound lanes of Interstate 90 between Sioux Falls and Salem effective immediately. Motorists are advised that driving conditions are still treacherous with snow-packed and slippery roads and blowing snow creating low...
January 16, 2014 - 7:48pm
High winds could create travel problems across SD
Drivers of high-profile vehicles are asked to use extreme caution when traveling Thursday night and Friday until the winds subside.
January 16, 2014 - 11:36am
January 15, 2014
65 mph wind gusts possible Thursday
Mitchell area in high wind warning issued by National Weather Service.
January 15, 2014 - 9:52pm
January 7, 2014
SD Wind Energy Association names new director
PIERRE (AP) — An association that promotes the development of wind energy in South Dakota has named a new executive director. Paul Bachman of Harrisburg took over as executive director of the South Dakota Wind Energy Association last week. He is the former department head and...
January 7, 2014 - 7:40am
December 23, 2013
Basin Electric signs contract for wind energy
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Basin Electric has signed a power purchase agreement with a new wind project to be developed in South Dakota. The project is co-owned by Fagen Inc. of Granite Falls, Minn., and the principals of Dakota Plains Energy in Aberdeen. It's scheduled to go online...
December 23, 2013 - 3:13pm
December 2, 2013
Work beginning on wind farm near Tripp
Project could erect 22-24 turbines by end of next year.
December 2, 2013 - 7:04pm
September 25, 2013
Funding blows in for Lake Andes study
Company considering wind farm near Fort Randall Dam.
September 25, 2013 - 8:00pm
August 27, 2013
Utah man faces sentencing in wind farm fraud
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Utah man faces sentencing in federal court for his involvement in defrauding investors of more than $4 million by promoting non-existent wind farm projects in Wyoming and South Dakota. Robert Arthur Reed of Salt Lake City has pleaded guilty to charges...
August 27, 2013 - 10:09am