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From the archives: Photos from the 1998 Spencer Tornado
Legislator's experience getting signatures for ballot measures led to a new state law
Trump sounds optimistic tone about future North Korea talks day after canceling summit
Russian billionaire Vekselberg met with Trump lawyer Cohen before the inauguration
No joke: This city in Canada just got more than a foot of snow - in May
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
Corn Palace updates brings new display options
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
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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
Drought effects improve in southwest ND
LeBron scores 46 as Cavs force Game 7
Schuyler takes 4th in 3,200-meter run
Voigt claims Class B two-mile run
Sano back with Twins, looks 100 percent
This Twins road trip only six games
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
Steven T. Stroh
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER: Anyone notice Earth Day?
OPINION: Trolls should stay by bridges
Letter: Shame on county commissioners
Thomas: The coarsening of political language
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
Battling South Dakota's beaver problems
ND angler's walleye breaks 60-year record
Dennis & Joan Selfridge
March 8, 2018
Powerball winner fights to stay anonymous while donating funds to charities
The mysterious winner of a $560 million lottery ticket in New Hampshire has finally claimed her prize, through her legal team, but she is still...
March 8, 2018 - 7:41am
February 6, 2018
All she has to do to collect a $560 million lotto jackpot is make her name public. She refuses.
The winning numbers triple-checked and the lottery ticket signed, the New Hampshire woman knew her life was about to change in a very positive way - except for one petrifying thing. As the winner of last month's $560 million Powerball, she would soon be the world's newest owner of...
February 6, 2018 - 10:43am
August 24, 2017
And the winner is? Winner of second largest jackpot in Powerball history has come forward
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner. Powerball announced that a single ticket sold at a convenience store in Watertown, Massachusetts, was...
August 24, 2017 - 3:11pm
The second largest jackpot in Powerball history has a winner
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner. Mavis Wanczyk won the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history Wednesday, a $758 million Powerball...
August 24, 2017 - 2:35pm
August 23, 2017
How Powerball manipulated the odds to make another massive jackpot
At $700 million, Wednesday night's Powerball prize is the second-largest lottery jackpot in its history, and the math is working out in favor...
August 23, 2017 - 7:36am
Winning Powerball ticket worth $435 million sold in Indiana
A Powerball ticket sold in Indiana matched the winning numbers of a drawing on Wednesday, Feb. 22, for the game's $435 million jackpot, one of...
February 23, 2017 - 9:30am
October 10, 2016
Powerball lottery ticket sold in Watertown worth $100,000
WATERTOWN (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Watertown is worth $100,000 in the latest drawing. Lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's $50,000 third prize in Saturday's drawing, and the ticket holder bought...
October 10, 2016 - 5:32pm
June 3, 2016
Two Mitchell men win $50K Powerball
For two Mitchell men, buying lottery tickets for the past 20 years has finally paid off. Philip Picha and Mike Hilton are splitting their $50,000 winnings from their Powerball ticket, drawn on Wednesday. The duo matched four of the five white ball numbers and the Powerball to claim...
June 3, 2016 - 8:45pm
June 2, 2016
$50,000 Powerball ticket sold in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA — A $50,000 Powerball ticket was sold in Alexandria, according to the South Dakota Lottery. The owner of the ticket matched four...
June 2, 2016 - 9:17am
March 29, 2016
Custer resident claims $50,000 Powerball prize
CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — A Custer resident has claimed a $50,000 Powerball prize that he won last week. South Dakota lottery officials say Ray McLaughlin has claimed the winning ticket from Wednesday's drawing. The ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win...
March 29, 2016 - 4:15pm
January 18, 2016
2 Powerball tickets worth $50K sold in South Dakota claimed
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's two $50,000 Powerball winners from the world-record $1.6 billion Powerball drawing on Wednesday have claimed their winnings. Lottery officials say Shannon Larson, of Sioux Falls, and Charles Austin, of Rapid City, have redeemed their prices. They both...
January 18, 2016 - 4:41pm
January 15, 2016
Powerball tickets worth $50K sold in Rapid City, Sioux Falls
PIERRE (AP) — No one in South Dakota won the world record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot, but two tickets worth $50,000 apiece were sold in the state. Lottery officials say one ticket was sold in Rapid City and the other in Sioux Falls. They both matched four of five white ball...
January 15, 2016 - 12:03pm
November 28, 2015
Powerball officials want to ensure they could pay for a record jackpot
PIERRE—South Dakota and other states that offer the Powerball lotto game are changing the rules again. Lottery officials want to be sure they can pay a $1 billion jackpot. The record for Powerball's big prize reached $590.5 million in 2013. This year the jackpot became more...
November 28, 2015 - 9:31am
October 19, 2015
Powerball ticket sold in Black Hawk worth $150,000
BLACK HAWK (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Black Hawk is worth $150,000. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball in Saturday's drawing to win the game's $50,000 third prize, and an option purchased for an additional...
October 19, 2015 - 11:34am
October 5, 2015
Powerball changes improving prize odds go into effect
PIERRE (AP) — New rules for Powerball in South Dakota that give players a better chance of winning a prize at the expense of a longer shot at the jackpot went into effect Sunday. The new rules mean the overall odds of winning a prize will be one in about 25 instead of one in...
October 5, 2015 - 1:27pm