From our house to Washington, D.C., Moms -- and a couple of familiar grandmas -- demand action to save lives from gun violence in America

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Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America focusing on gun safety, red-flag laws, better background checks

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Taking the plunge, finally buying the boat and giving a nod to Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

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Two-part plan for boat care and maintenance will rely heavily on John Cooper

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George McGovern on health care: liberal icon was talking Medicare for all before it was cool

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Former U.S. senator, 1972 presidential nominee argued a decade ago that government health insurance for seniors should be extended to all Americans

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From doughnuts to sweet clover, the Faith-filled rituals of saying goodbye to a child of the Northern Plains

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Gone too soon at 61, Jomay Steen was doing what she loved to the end

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Trump's tweets were ignorant, bigoted, mean-spirited and un-American. But were they racist?

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Johnson avoids direct answer on "racist" question, says many House Democrats open to cooperation, solutions

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OK, yeah, so I went fishing with another woman on my wedding anniversary -- but the Mayes boys went along, too

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Lori Walsh catches first walleye, then second, then third ... thanks to Terry and Larry Mayes and reservoir knowledge

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Life on the 100th meridian -- where cultures clashed and farm traditions hit arid realities of the plains

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Former buffalo rancher, network news producer finds people, places in drive-through country anything but boring

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Remembering those who died alone in the cold and building the campuses of hope and help

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Care Campus, OneHeart Campus to provide care continuum for people on the margins

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Partnerships pay off in rebuilding Wind Cave road to Sanson Ranch and Buffalo Jump, a place you have to see

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Wind Cave National Park works with non-profit friends group, National Guard engineer companies to improve access to historic ranch, buffalo jump

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Highmore boosters look to move beyond backlash from offensive float in Old Settlers' Days Parade

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Thirty-eight-year-old construction worker causes firestorm of controversy with profane banner, depiction of Clinton, Obama behind bars

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A maverick and visionary, Ray Hillenbrand was working for "the least of them" until the very end

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Death of 84-year-old Rapid City philanthropist leaves void, challenge to community he loved

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Acting like apostles of common sense during a weekend aimed at honoring victims, reducing gun violence

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When the orange lights come to Sioux Falls, Rapid City and other towns this weekend, victims and survivors of gun violence will be honored

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A carp by any other name doesn't spawn the same: catching the facts on the bigheads in Lake Byron

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Asian carp part of aquatic-species in vision, but not as big a threat to prairie lakes as old buglemouth

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Noem and the boys: They had a lot to talk about, beginning with that pesky predator-control program

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Noem tells Black Hills Sportsmen they might not always agree on details but share commitment to preserving hunting, fishing, trapping

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A text in the hand is worth time on the water with an old friend

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Uncooperative bass can't dampen angling spirits in an almost-heaven prairie landscape

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