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Explosions, gunfire reported near American University in Afghanistan
As wine shipments go legal, a few hiccups here and there
Opponents of Sioux Falls city building submit petitions
Multimillion-dollar cancer center planned for Pierre
Rapid City adding up to 15 people to firefighting force
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
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
June 10, 2016
Women, peace and security
We live in very troubling times. Groups like ISIL are determined to destroy us and our system of values. Our allies, including Israel and South...
June 10, 2016 - 5:57pm
October 23, 2015
5 Spot: Five '90s pop culture costumes for women
FARGO -- The '90s introduced us to our best "Friends." We all know someone who had (has?!) the Jennifer Aniston haircut. Tamagotchis...
October 23, 2015 - 12:17pm
August 2, 2015
South Dakota looks to add more women to state patrol ranks
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — As a kid, Deanna Johnson was always interested in playing sports and beating up boys on the playground — not the typical things girls were supposed to like. Now an adult, she's a state trooper with almost exclusively male counterparts. "The role didn't...
August 2, 2015 - 9:11pm
July 25, 2015
Mitchell hosting state's best women's softball teams
LaRue Steffes has been the overseer of women's softball in Mitchell for the past 15 years. This weekend will provide one of her biggest challenges...
July 25, 2015 - 12:30am
May 21, 2015
Women underpaid, or unpaid, in $500 billion fishing industry
Women make up nearly half of international fisheries workers, but they are often paid far less than their male counterparts - and sometimes not at all - when toiling in the $500 billion industry, a U.N. report said on Tuesday. More than 120 million people work in the industry...
May 21, 2015 - 11:01am
May 7, 2015
Six alarming health trends every woman needs to know
WASHINGTON — Researchers at the Institute for Women's Policy Research recently crunched nearly two decades worth of national data to gauge...
May 7, 2015 - 5:43pm
SDSU Extension offers farm management classes for women
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — The South Dakota State University Extension is offering a series of courses aimed at helping women in agriculture. Topics include farm record-keeping, marketing, communication skills, insurance, and retirement and estate planning. The series of six classes...
May 7, 2015 - 3:38pm
April 23, 2015
NSIC to begin sanctioning women's swimming and diving
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference is sanctioning women's swimming and diving as the league's 18th championship sport, with competition beginning during the 2016-17 academic year. Four NSIC schools already offer women's swimming and diving —...
April 23, 2015 - 1:46pm
March 30, 2015
Conference focuses on violence against American Indian women
RAPID CITY (AP) — A one-day conference in Rapid City on Tuesday is focusing on violence against women on American Indian reservations. The conference is on tribal implementation of the Violence Against Women Act. It's sponsored by the acting U.S. attorneys in both Dakotas,...
March 30, 2015 - 2:05pm
March 16, 2015
At current rate, American women won't see equal pay until 2058
When it comes to equal pay, the American woman is stuck in a proverbial waiting room. But the number on her ticket — the length of her stay...
March 16, 2015 - 4:51pm
February 22, 2015
National Guard exhibit to offer history of women's uniforms
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota National Guard is celebrating the contribution of women in the U.S. Armed Forces by bringing a military...
February 22, 2015 - 7:42pm
January 18, 2015
Service project aims to help South Dakota women in need
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A group of organizations in Sioux Falls are working together to help women in need in the area. The organizations are...
January 18, 2015 - 7:26pm
January 14, 2015
A tension for America's auto world: Winning women behind the wheel
DETROIT — Women are the auto world's fastest-growing audience. But walk among the marketing for luxury coupes and high-octane supercars at...
January 14, 2015 - 4:31pm
November 18, 2014
AMY KIRK: Women in the wind
Anyone who calls himself or herself a South Dakotan is familiar with artist Harvey Dunn -- a born and raised South Dakotan from Manchester --...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
AMY KIRK: Door prizes fit for women in ag
When businesses sponsor or donate to a women's conference, they contribute things that pertain to women's interests, but many donations at a Women in Agriculture Conference (WIA) go a step further by being items that are also practical. Useful door prizes go over well with farm and...
November 18, 2014 - 1:13pm