Latest Sioux Falls, South Dakota Stories

2009-03-25 15:15:00

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raven Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: RAVN) today announced that Thomas S. Everist, president of The Everist Company, was elected chairman of its board of directors. His appointment will be effective April 1, 2009. Everist will succeed Conrad J.

2009-02-05 16:05:00

Dana J. Dykhouse, President and CEO First PREMIER Bank of South Dakota SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) today announced that Dana J.

2008-12-11 13:32:23

British actor and former professional soccer player Vinnie Jones was charged with three counts of simple assault in connection with a South Dakota bar brawl. E! News said the actor -- best known for his work in the films X-Men: The Last Stand and Snatch -- was formally charged Wednesday and is scheduled to be arraigned Dec.

2008-12-11 11:00:00

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Sammons Financial Group, Inc. announced their agreement to use CoSentry help desk operations to upgrade internal customer service by providing a single point of contact and routing control.

2008-12-07 12:07:07

Police in South Dakota say actor Vinnie Jones faces a simple assault charge after a barroom brawl in which he was cracked in the head with a beer mug. The Sioux Falls Argus-Leader reported Sunday the X-Men star stopped in the Upper Midwest city while on a hunting vacation and wound up as part of a multiparty dispute over the pool table at Wiley's Tavern. Sioux Falls Police Sgt.

2008-10-08 12:00:37

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanford Health (http://www.sanfordhealth.org/) announced today exercise, heat stress and athletic performance expert Michael F. Bergeron, PhD, FACSM has joined the team. Internationally known for his research and work with athletes, Dr.

2008-09-25 00:00:30

Wendy Y. Pitt will join Sanford Children's Clinic Duncan when it opens next summer - the first pediatrician appointed for the facility. Pitt is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.

2007-10-04 09:56:24

Residents from the Twin Cities to the southwestern corner of Minnesota and into Iowa reported seeing a flaming object shooting through the sky Wednesday, and experts said they may have been watching a meteor.

2006-03-24 09:51:12

SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota (Reuters) - Abortion-rights supporters planned to launch an attack on Friday on a new South Dakota abortion law designed as a direct challenge to the U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion 33 years ago.

2005-12-03 16:20:34

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A big boom anticipated by thousands of spectators in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on Saturday turned out to be a real bust. Crowds gathered outside the Zip Feed Mill -- the state's tallest building -- to watch officials demolish the nearly 200-foot- (60-meter-) tall building.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.