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Which Side Is the Government On?

Mike Lux | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics
Mike Lux

Senators Warren and Brown are making a huge difference, showing us that if we get a real live two-fisted fighter for working families in the ring on our behalf, it matters. That is why I decided to get involved in helping Rick Weiland run in South Dakota.

Dem Senator Awards Veteran With Incredible Honor

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- As Army soldier Charles Bledsoe was being loaded onto a Jeep with a gunshot wound to the abdomen nearly 70 years ago, he heard so...

Hundreds Turn Out For Pieces Of George McGovern History

AP | KRISTI EATON | Posted 01.27.2013 | Politics

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Hundreds of people braved frigid temperatures Saturday for a chance to buy books, furniture and other items once owned by three-t...

Judge's Ruling Paves Way For Execution

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 10.10.2012 | Crime

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A federal judge has paved the way for the execution of a convicted killer whose attorneys wanted to challenge the constitutionali...

PHOTOS: 15 Reasons Sioux Falls Is Cool

Judith Fein | Posted 09.04.2012 | Travel
Judith Fein

When I told people I was going to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, they rolled their eyes, mimed munching on corn kernels on a foot-long cob, or simply twisted their index fingers against their temples, suggesting that it was wacko to go there. I took all of it as a challenge.

Mom Needs Money To See Her Daughter's Killer Executed

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 10.23.2012 | Crime

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A woman whose 9-year-old daughter was kidnapped, raped and slashed to death in South Dakota 22 years ago is trying to raise ...

Suspected Drug-Popping Couple Is 1st Netted By 'Caylee's Law' For Tot Found In Closet

AP | KRISTI EATON | Posted 08.23.2012 | Crime

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- As a 2-year-old girl lay dead in the closet of a South Dakota home, another child invited two young neighbors over to take a look...

Water Parks In South Dakota: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Shellie Braeuner | Posted 12.15.2011 | Travel

Water parks in South Dakota are often indoors, so visitors can still enjoy the thrilling rides during winter months. As part of a Huffington Post Trav...

Planned Parenthood Scores Victory In South Dakota

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 08.30.2011 | Politics

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Saying it would humiliate and degrade women, a federal judge on Thursday afternoon granted Planned Parenthood's preliminary ...

Native Americans Invisible Consumers Out West

Tim Giago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tim Giago

Local television stations and corporations should know the demography of a state's residents, because Native Americans do not live in tipis anymore; they are a thriving and vital part of your state and economic community.

The U.S. Cities Most Vulnerable To Having Their Jobs Shipped Overseas: Richard Florida

The Atlantic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Traditionally, the United States has worried about the offshoring of manufacturing jobs. But concern is mounting that as the rest of the world becomes...

Town Gets Rid Of 44 Tons Of Stinking Bison Meat

AP | CARSON WALKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BRIDGEWATER, S.D. — Behind the freezer doors at a meat plant mysteriously abandoned by its owner, the 44 tons of bison meat managed to hold its ...