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People used to move. Here's how that changed, and why they became 'immigrants' instead.
Bannon battle shows potential conflicts for White House's McGahn
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
I-90 closed for more than an hour near Oacoma after semi collision
Thursday need-to-know: 5 stories
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
Dicamba usage on soybean crops expected to double in 2018
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
place a business brief
Dicamba usage on soybean crops expected to double in 2018
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
Latest South Dakota crop report shows impact of drought
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Vikings counting on ‘D’ in NFC Championship
Prep Focus: Krall carries confidence for Kernels' gymnasts
Police suspect suicide in death of Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski
Defenders top DWU men, sweep season series
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Tips to keep trim this holiday season
James W. Harley
Melinda J. (Schlaht) Kruse
Clara T. Rasmussen-Clark
Cornelius "Cornie" Lieuwen
OUR VIEW: Slow and steady with Northwoods League
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
OPINION: What do you do when disaster seemingly strikes?
Wiltz: A fun trip to the Virgin Islands
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wiltz: Wisconsin deer hunting full of problems
Community pulls for Brule, Wis., musher
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Clarence and Marcella Titze
Card Shower to Celebrate 60 Years
December 7, 2017
Fire, fear stretch across southern California as wildfires roar from Ventura to San Diego
CARPINTERIA, Calif. - Fire continued to tear across southern California on Thursday, surrounding communities and shrouding much of the region...
December 7, 2017 - 8:56pm
Extraordinary footage shows man rescuing rabbit as California fires burn
Images and video from the latest widespread wildfires in California paint the picture of a flaming hellscape where all hope is lost. One small...
December 7, 2017 - 6:44am
November 27, 2017
2 fires in Rapid City under investigation
RAPID CITY (AP) — Officials say the causes of two large grass fires over the weekend that sent smoke over Rapid City are under investigation....
November 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 10, 2017
'The Night America Burned': The deadliest - and most overlooked - fire in U.S. history
On the morning of Sunday, Oct. 8, 1871, the citizens of Peshtigo, a Wisconsin lumber town up a dirt road from Green Bay, went to church and prayed...
October 10, 2017 - 7:45pm
April 4, 2017
Delmont residents donate hay, supplies to Kansas wildfire victims
DELMONT — A quick trip for a trio of Delmont residents was beneficial for struggling farmers two states away. Darren Fechner, Jay Kokes...
April 4, 2017 - 7:25pm
January 29, 2016
Rural Howard fire burns down machine shed
HOWARD—A machine shed burned down Friday afternoon in rural Miner County, but no one was hurt, authorities said. Miner County Sheriff Lanny Klinkhammer said the fire started around 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Roger Torkelson farm, which is about 6 miles north and 1 mile west of...
January 29, 2016 - 5:45pm
June 23, 2015
No one injured in pickup fire
No one was injured in a pickup fire Monday night in Mitchell, authorities say. Mitchell Police Sgt. Joel Reinesch said a pickup registered...
June 23, 2015 - 10:19am
June 4, 2015
Davison board signs off on fire district plan
Residents of rural Mitchell will get a chance to vote on a new fire district next month, as Davison County's commissioners gave their approval...
June 4, 2015 - 10:28am
May 8, 2015
OPINION: Fighting fire with common sense
One of the most satisfying aspects of my job in the Senate is working to help South Dakotans cut through the bureaucratic red tape of the federal government. I know it is often frustrating for constituents to weave through the maze of federal agencies and programs that have become...
May 8, 2015 - 1:49pm
April 2, 2015
Grass fires continue to flare up across South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Grass fires continue to flare up across South Dakota as warm and dry conditions continue. The Sheep Draw Fire in northwestern South Dakota has largely been contained after scorching nearly 22 square miles, but a new wildfire has started in Harding County....
April 2, 2015 - 4:41pm
March 25, 2015
Report says beetles don't make forests more likely to burn
DENVER (AP) — Mountain pine beetles have left vast tracts of dead, dry trees in the West, raising fears that they're more vulnerable to wildfire outbreaks, but a new study found no evidence that bug-infested forests are more likely to burn than healthy ones. In a paper released...
March 25, 2015 - 3:45pm
March 24, 2015
Burn ban on for Davison County
On a day when it finally rained, Davison County has officially enacted a burn ban. The Davison County Commission voted 5-0 Tuesday in favor of an indefinite burn ban in the county, which will go into effect immediately. The decision came during the commission's regular meeting in...
March 24, 2015 - 1:27pm
December 31, 2014
Home fires top list of Red Cross disaster responses
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Red Cross volunteers in South Dakota helped more people affected by home fires than all other disasters combined in 2014. The group provided food, blankets and other services to more than 620 people whose homes were affected by fires throughout the year.
December 31, 2014 - 1:55am
December 25, 2014
SD Fire Marshal: Watch out for cooking fires
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Fire Marshal's Office is reminding residents across the state to be wary of cooking fires as they whip up holiday meals. The safety office says cooking accidents are the most frequent causes of home fires.
December 25, 2014 - 12:10pm
November 14, 2014
Forestburg fire destroys home
FORESTBURG — A fire destroyed a home in Forestburg early Friday morning. The fire occurred at 4:40 a.m. on the north side of town at...
November 14, 2014 - 7:53pm