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Man in custody after Becker County chase that hit speeds of nearly 120 mph
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
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'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
December 2, 2013
Serial killer serving life sentence dies in South Dakota
A serial killer died on Sunday after serving less than three years of a life sentence for strangling seven women, according to South Dakota prison officials. Walter Ellis, 53, died at a Sioux Falls hospital, apparently of natural causes, but an autopsy is being conducted as part of...
December 2, 2013 - 11:00am
October 10, 2013
Teen who received gun as graduation gift pleads guilty in shooting
ALEXANDRIA, S.D. - A Plankinton teen pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of aggravated assault for shooting another teenager with a pistol he had been given as a high school graduation present. Logan Evans, 18, entered his plea during circuit court at the Hanson County Courthouse. In...
October 10, 2013 - 8:36am
June 13, 2013
Mitchell man pays fine for illegally hunting mountain lion
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A Mitchell resident entered a guilty plea and paid a $120 fine in a Pennington County court Tuesday on a misdemeanor charge of illegally using dogs to hunt a mountain lion. Defendant Wade Musick was not present at the hearing but was represented by attorney Matthew...
June 13, 2013 - 8:28am
April 4, 2013
Three hunters charged in South Dakota lion killing
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Two area men are among three hunters charged with illegally using dogs to tree and kill a mountain lion Feb. 1 in Pennington County. The female lion had two kittens, one of which later died. The other is now in a zoo. The lion was shot about three miles south of...
April 4, 2013 - 8:43am
December 31, 2009
South Dakota wind officials want high national renewable electricity standard
December 31, 2009 - 7:00am
November 2, 2009
Big Stone II project killed as 4 remaining participants fail to find partner
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - After almost five years of planning and permitting efforts, the participating utilities in the proposed Big Stone II Project announced today that they will end their quest to build the project's large coal-fired power plant and associated transmission facilities. The...
November 2, 2009 - 6:17pm
MeritCare, Sanford Health set to combine Monday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.
November 2, 2009 - 6:33am
September 12, 2009
Big Stone II announces participant changes
FARGO -- The participating utilities announced today the withdrawal of Otter Tail Power Company from the Big Stone II Project, a planned 500-to-600-megawatt coal-fired power plant located near Milbank, South Dakota, and its associated transmission.
September 12, 2009 - 4:39pm
July 17, 2009
'Merger of equals' goes ahead
FARGO - MeritCare and Sanford Health announced Thursday their intention to merge and disclosed that the joint organization would be incorporated...
July 17, 2009 - 9:04am
April 15, 2009
South Dakota to announce Summit League acceptance today
The University of South Dakota is joining the Summit League. The school is holding a press conference today in Vermillion to announce its athletic programs will join the 10-school Summit League beginning in 2011. South Dakota has been UND's main rival in recent years, as both are...
April 15, 2009 - 1:09pm
January 31, 2009
Experts disagree on Missouri River barge resurgence lying ahead
MITCHELL, S.D. - Two river experts disagree on whether the recent let-up of a dry cycle will lead to an upswing in barge traffic along the lower Missouri River. There could be a lot riding on who's right, because a resurgence of the downstream barge industry might hurt efforts to...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Bovine tuberculosis: USDA approves 'split-state status' for Minnesota
GRAND FORKS - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a "split-state status" for Minnesota in its fight against bovine tuberculosis, improving conditions for a great part of the state's cattle industry, state officials announced Thursday. "This has been a long-awaited point...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am