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Baby was abandoned in a phone booth 64 years ago, uses DNA test to find mother
SD ranks first, Minnesota second for community colleges, study says
First lady Melania Trump warns of 'destructive and harmful' side of social media
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
City Council to discuss snow removal ordinance changes
Minnesota ranch looks to regenerate land rather than sustain it
'Simplicity is king': Stone Mill, partners ride wave of demand for clean, raw grains
Red Trail president speaks up for ethanol production
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
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AgweekTV: Regenerative Farming
Trump administration plans to reorganize agriculture research offices, alarming some scientists
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
Native American farm fund to start disbursing millions in civil rights case
Would rain help or hurt?: On balance, it’s needed
Rookie kicker Carlson beats out Forbath for Vikings' job
Airing it out: Kernels preparing more efficient passing attack
Whalen rallies Lynx to win in her final regular-season game
Vikings RB Murray vows to 'be better' after fumbling twice vs. Jaguars
MHS boys fall to Brandon Valley
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OUR VIEW: Week in review: the best, worst
LETTER: Keep up the good work
MERCER: In SD's election laws, what does 'new nominee' mean?
LETTER: Bjorkman will restore balance to Congress
LETTER: From Brown v Board-of-Education to Trump
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
Water Spaniels compete at national field trials
Wiltz: A neighboring hunting saga worth watching
Hunters killed a mother bear and two 'shrieking' newborn cubs in their den, Alaskan troopers say
The man who taunted a bison in Yellowstone park had visited 3 national parks that week. He had incidents in all of them.
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Sally Hohn 85th birthday
Alfred "Ike" Wells
May 23, 2018
SD tourism extended increase in 2017, report says
South Dakota tourism grew for the eighth straight year in 2017, although expansion was hindered somewhat by the lagging farm economy. "We're...
May 23, 2018 - 6:44am
May 18, 2018
With the addition of a taphouse, The Back 40 hoping to open June 1
A new restaurant on Mitchell's Main Street hopes to introduce more culture, great food, craft beer and alternative entertainment when it opens...
May 18, 2018 - 8:01am
May 3, 2018
Trends promising for Mitchell tourism
Optimism is in the DNA of Mitchell tourism officials, and early trends show promise for a good summer season for the Corn Palace and other local...
May 3, 2018 - 7:48am
SD continues to see rising numbers of tourists each year
PIERRE—South Dakota saw a record number of tourists in 2017. Optimism is surrounding the state once again this year to welcome expected...
May 3, 2018 - 7:48am
April 18, 2018
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
FORT PIERRE, S.D.—A Fort Pierre motel is one of the newest of 17 motels and hotels across South Dakota that a California-based company...
April 18, 2018 - 9:22am
March 22, 2018
Fewer tourists are visiting the US under Trump. Canadians didn't get the memo.
TORONTO - When President Donald Trump issued his first executive order banning nationals from majority-Muslim countries from entering the United...
March 22, 2018 - 3:39pm
February 3, 2018
Land of cold and nice: Super Bowl visitors' impressions of Minnesota follow a familiar theme
MINNEAPOLIS—Kent Haney and his friends left Haverhill, Mass., at 9:15 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, in a Kia Sedona minivan headed for Minneapolis....
February 3, 2018 - 8:33am
The Corn Palace -- A wise investment?
After millions of dollars' worth of investment, the stars have aligned for an excellent tourism season at the World's Only Corn Palace. A visit...
February 3, 2018 - 7:00am
January 27, 2018
Prehistoric Indian Village's tremendous tour guide
Nobody knows more about the Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village than Dennis Scott. The Letcher man has been a tour guide for the facility for...
January 27, 2018 - 9:00am
January 24, 2018
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 24, 2018 - 11:02am
Minnesotans to welcome Super Bowl visitors to 10-day fest
MINNEAPOLIS—Jerry Williams and 10,000 other volunteers are ready to put Minnesota's best foot forward. The volunteers from around Minnesota...
January 24, 2018 - 7:47am
January 23, 2018
Senate OKs advertising inside welcome centers on interstates
PIERRE — The state Department of Tourism should be allowed to contract for advertising displays in welcome centers on South Dakota's two...
January 23, 2018 - 6:52pm
January 22, 2018
While Yellowstone's staff was furloughed, a snowmobiler got too close to Old Faithful
Tourists on a commercial snowmobile broke park rules by driving too close to Yellowstone National Park's iconic Old Faithful geyser Sunday, Jan....
January 22, 2018 - 2:11pm
December 20, 2017
Officials don't expect decline in tourism from Custer fire
SIOUX FALLS — Elisabeth Weakland has read updates and scrolled through pictures online from a historic wildfire that started last week at South...
December 20, 2017 - 3:59pm
12 cruise ship passengers dead after bus crashes in Mexico
At least 12 people died after a bus carrying cruise ship passengers from South Florida to the Mayan ruins in eastern Mexico flipped over a highway early Tuesday. The nationalities of those who died have not yet been confirmed. Among those injured were seven Americans and two citizens...
December 20, 2017 - 6:55am