| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON While the federal government decides how to regulate electronic cigarettes, many university officials across the country are moving ahead with their own rules about e-cigs on campus.
Several universities have already prohibited e-cigs or are...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:04 PM
John Johnson could have retired from the Washington Navy Yard years ago, but he loved the work.
Richard Michael Ridgell, a former Maryland state trooper who helped train police in Iraq, was devoted to his daughters.
Vishnu Pandit, who came to the...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:34 PM
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Merril Teller has been Chief Meteorologist at KWCH since September, 1981.
Merril began his broadcasting career doing weather reports and...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 1:07 AM
I’ve had occasion of late to talk with Amber Flores, the former Calexico and Southwest High softball player who went on to be Big 12 Player of the Year at the University of Oklahoma and play professional softball. I’ve chronicled some of her...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:42 AM
EAST JORDAN -- Dr. Edward and Ann Bahr of East Jordan will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month. Family and friends across the country will be arriving for a private dinner celebration and long weekend at their cottage on Lake...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 12:46 PM
As parents, we like to think we can predict what our children will grow up to be based on what captures their attention as kids. Then they return to the nest as young adults and we realize how far wrong we were.
The best swimmer among my children's...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:54 PM
You don’t have to try very hard to lure Darryl Tonemah back to Aberdeen.
Tonemah, who is a singer-songwriter in addition to other pursuits, graduated from Aberdeen Central in 1984 and Northern State University in 1989. He now lives in Lewiston,...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:57 PM
Raydon "Ray" Durane Christianson, 86, of Pierre and formerly of Aberdeen, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at the Highmore Healthcare Center.
Ray was born Jan. 7, 1927, to Hans and Mathilda (Johnson) Christianson on a farm near Langford in Day...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 10:44 PM
Southwest High senior Valeria Torres has yet to play her final season of high school softball but she already knows where she’ll be playing next year.
The recently turned 18-year-old signed a Letter of Intent on Thursday to play at Seminole State...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:05 AM
MADISON, Wis. - On May 7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) awarded $19.5 million to support research, education and Extension activities associated with climate solutions in agriculture aimed at the impacts of climate variability and change on...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Here are the rare moments from South Dakota sports in 2012 from the State Sports Writers Association:
Jan. 2: Northern State women’s basketball coach Curt Fredrickson earned career win No. 700 — second most in NCAA DII women’s...