What's the Dakota Access Oil Pipeline?A federal judge will rule on the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's lawsuit that challenges federal permits for the four-state, $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline.
Husband and Wife Married 63 Years Die 20 Minutes ApartA husband and wife died within 20 minutes of one another side-by-side in a South Dakota nursing home after 63 years of marriage.
Midwest Economic Survey Points Toward Slow GrowthThe survey covers Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota.
Keystone Pipeline Shut Down as Possible Leak InvestigatedThe company says it has found no significant harm to the environment.
CDC Report: Middle Age Americans Get the Worst SleepOnly 61.7 percent of 35- to 44-year-old Americans reported having seven hours or more of sleep.
Belleville East Grad Leads Illinois Past South DakotaMalcolm Hill scores career high 34 points in 91-79 win
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.