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Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto America' game

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Lotto America" game were: Read more

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were: Read more

Winning numbers drawn in 'Dakota Cash' game

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the South Dakota Lottery's "Dakota Cash" game were: Read more


Automaker Daimler sees full-year earnings sag by half

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Germany's Daimler AG, maker of Mercedes-Benz cars, saw operating earnings fall by half in 2019 as its flagship l… Read more

Nissan names head of China business to be new CEO

TOKYO (AP) -- Nissan has tapped the head of its China business, Makoto Uchida, as its new president and chief executive, to help lead a rec… Read more

GE freezes pensions for 20K, trimming up to $6B in debt

NEW YORK (AP) -- General Electric is freezing the pension plans of about 20,000 of its workers and offering pension buyouts to 100,000 form… Read more

Raven Industries reports 2Q income

SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Raven Industries Inc. (RAVN) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $8.8 million. Read more


Madison Black falls to West Central in doubleheader

The Madison Black (15-year-old) VFW baseball team dropped a doubleheader to West Central on Thursday night at Humboldt. West Central won 3-… Read more

Post 25 opens season by clobbering Dell Rapids 19-3

 The Madison American Legion Post 25 baseball season got off to a fast start on Wednesday night as Post 25 clobbered Dell Rapids 19-3 at De… Read more

Broncos drop season-opener 7-4 to Lake Norden Lakers

The Lake Norden Lakers struck for four runs in the opening inning and held on for a 7-4 win over the Madison Broncos in the season-opener f… Read more


Letter to the Editor

Protect and serve is the brand of America's police. Respect for each person in uniform is essential for a property-ownership economy like o… Read more

DSU schedule change is worth trying

South Dakota's public universities, including Dakota State University in Madison, are trying a new fall semester schedule. Read more

This graduation speech changed the world

Most of us don't remember much about commencement speeches at graduations ceremonies. But 73 years ago this month, U.S. Secretary of State … Read more



Hohwielers to note 60th anniversary

Jerry and Karen (Lessman) Hohwieler will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 28. Read more


Uthes to note 65th anniversary

Ronald and Kathryn (Smalley) Uthe of Madison will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on May 14. Read more

A daughter is born

A daughter, Olivia Luella, weighing 7 lbs. 13 oz., was born on April 18 at Madison Regional Health System to Aaron and Brittany Olson of Ma… Read more



Doug Peterson

Doug Peterson, age 67, of Wentworth, passed away suddenly on Sunday, May 31, 2020 at Madison Regional Health System. Read more

Craig Abraham

Craig Lynn Abraham, who worked for the Arizona Department of Corrections for almost 25 years, passed from this life on May 18, 2020 after a… Read more


Ronald Roberts

Ronald Lloyd "Ron" Roberts, age 73 died Sunday, May 31 at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls after a long courageous battle with cancer… Read more


Union files complaint against NBC, 'America's Got Talent'

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Gabrielle Union filed a complaint Thursday with the state of California against NBC and the producers of "America's Got… Read more

CMT special focuses on good news work of everyday heroes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Country stars highlighted the heroic work of citizens and communities around the country who were coming together … Read more

Late-night hosts say fighting racism means more than talk

NEW YORK (AP) -- Six of America's late-night television comedy hosts -- five of them white men -- turned serious after the nation's weekend… Read more


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