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ND losing thousands in state tax revenues with unfilled jobs
Criticisms sharpen as Republican governor primary nears
Minor injuries reported after vehicle enters slough near Stickney
Rollover injures two, closes portion of I-90 near Presho
Authorities identify Parker man killed in 1-vehicle crash
South Dakota city plans $500K sidewalk renovation
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
Soybeans spread to southwestern ND
Healy's hit in eighth sparks Mariners past Twins
Rose's steady play overwhelms field in win at Colonial
Twins trade Hughes for Padres minor-league catcher
Flustered defending champ Ostapenko falls at first French Open hurdle
Mystics remain undefeated with win over Lynx
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Ronald George Buehner
Steven T. Stroh
JoAnn K. Houser
LETTER: A new kind of pheasant?
LETTER: Tapio good for SD
Commentary: Road to recovery
LETTER: Jackley to find solutions for SD
LETTER: Congress undermining youth
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Dennis & Joan Selfridge
February 2, 2018
Humane Society CEO resigns after sexual harassment allegations
The Humane Society announced Friday that chief executive Wayne Pacelle had resigned, one day after the organization's board had decided to keep...
February 2, 2018 - 5:14pm
April 4, 2017
Lucky pig saved from slaughter after jumping from truck on interstate at 70 mph
NEW RICHMOND, Wis.—This little piggy won't go to market. A 250-pound pig who jumped off a truck at 70 mph on the way to a Sioux Falls,...
April 4, 2017 - 4:07pm
February 12, 2017
Years of animal facility inspection reports scrubbed from USDA website
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has removed Animal Welfare Act inspection reports from its website. That's bad...
February 12, 2017 - 9:58am
April 4, 2016
Virus forces temporary closure of Aberdeen's Humane Society
ABERDEEN (AP) — The Aberdeen Area Humane Society has shut down temporarily after some dogs tested positive for parvovirus. The Aberdeen American News reports the canines that tested positive for the potentially fatal disease were among the 20 unvaccinated dogs surrendered to the...
April 4, 2016 - 11:30am
January 13, 2015
Adopted dogs in western SD become disaster-response canines
SPEARFISH (AP) — They once wagged their tails from inside kennels at the Western Hills Humane Society in Spearfish when they saw visitors, but now Skye and Ollie wag their tails as they help to rescue survivors with their handlers in national disaster task forces deployed across...
January 13, 2015 - 2:43pm
December 12, 2014
Birthday girl asks for animal food to help shelter
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Rather than ask for the latest gadgets or clothes for her birthday, a Sioux Falls girl put animal food on her list. Taylor Spomer can't have any pets herself because she's allergic, but that didn't stop her from helping dogs and cats in need.
December 12, 2014 - 1:29am
January 11, 2013
LETTER: HSUS not made up of 'out-of-state activists'
To the Editor: I am a college-educated business owner who was born and raised in South Dakota all my life. Therefore, I am not an out-of-state animal activist. I am a loving, hard-working, South Dakotan with compassion for living creatures. My grandfather was a successful farmer,...
January 11, 2013 - 9:10pm
January 10, 2013
OPINION: Animal protection laws in SD too weak
You can't say Sioux Falls without South Dakota, and that's where this animal advocate grew up, and grew into my role as South Dakota state director...
January 10, 2013 - 7:06am
November 8, 2012
Judge seals documents in Sioux Falls dog raid lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A federal judge is allowing some documents to be shielded from public view in a lawsuit stemming from a raid on a South Dakota dog breeder's property, as she tries to prod attorneys to "make it a priority" to ready the two-year-old case for trial. Hurley dog breeder...
November 8, 2012 - 10:47am
February 17, 2012
SD ranks last for animal protection
When it comes to legislation protecting animals, South Dakota is ranked last in the nation, according to a report by the Humane Society of the United States. South Dakota has been ranked last since the society began releasing ranks in 2009. Among the society's main concern is the...
February 17, 2012 - 7:36am
December 20, 2011
Sioux Falls animal shelter seeks smuggled puppy
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Officials at the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society are looking for a puppy they believe someone smuggled out of the shelter. The cocker spaniel-husky mix vanished last Thursday, and staff believe someone slipped the puppy in a jacket. The media reports that 2-month-old...
December 20, 2011 - 9:51am