Travel Guide To Mount Rushmore National MemorialPractical travel guide to one of the jewels of the National Parks System, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
South Dakota Town Rolls Dice To Decide Next MayorA roll of the dice has determined who will be the next mayor in the South Dakota town of Platte.
South Dakota Hospitals Are Equipped To Handle Ebola Patients Hospitals in South Dakota say they are equipped to safely manage patients infected with Ebola.
South Dakota Same-Sex Couples Challenge Gay Marriage BanSix couples filed a federal lawsuit seeking to block South Dakota's gay marriage ban, leaving North Dakota as the only state in the country with an unchallenged law prohibiting same-sex weddings.
Under-The-Radar National ParksVacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.
Economic Survey Suggests Optimism For MidwestA monthly economic survey shows businesses looking forward to steady growth for the next six months.
Macy's Moves Joan Jett Off South Dakota FloatRocker Joan Jett says she's stepping off South Dakota's float in the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade because political agendas are getting in the way of a fun event.
South Dakota Mom's Blog About Bullying Draws Praise, IreA South Dakota mother is the target of both praise and criticism after she blogged that kids being bullied should toughen up.
Storm Brings Snow, Tornadoes To Great PlainsA storm system that buried parts of Wyoming and South Dakota in heavy, wet snow on Friday also brought powerful thunderstorms packing tornadoes to the Great Plains.
Missouri Improves Slightly, Illinois Struggles To Do Business Study SaysCNBC named South Dakota the top state for business in 2013, while Missouri and Illinois fell much further down the list.
More Rain, Snow Could Lead to More FloodingSome towns in the stretch of river from Quincy, Ill., to Grafton, Ill., reached 10-12 feet above flood stage.
Releases Into the Missouri River Will Be DecreasedThe change is not expected to make much difference in water levels downstream in the Missouri or Mississippi rivers.