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April 20, 2018
Historian: Interstate 29 benefits South Dakota
April 20, 2018 - 4:37pm
Plankinton native speaks of SD suffrage history
April 20, 2018 - 4:11pm
March 30, 2018
Jenny Pacanowski carries her puppy after leading a writing workshop for combat women with her organization Females Veterans Empowered to Transition in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Must credit: Photo by Mark Makela for The Washington Post
Female vets keep fighting to be written into history
March 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 27, 2018
At left, Braylee Bordewyk and Bella Russell, right, are third-grade students in Andrea Hart's combined third/fourth-grade classroom. (Submitted photo)
Gone with the wind — Educator brings to light women's history for the future
March 27, 2018 - 7:10am
March 15, 2018
In an undated handout photo, the skeleton of an 8-year-old Neanderthal boy recovered from the El Sidrón cave in Spain. New research suggests that the brain of the juvenile Neanderthal developed more slowly than that of a similarly aged Homo sapiens child, but scientists don’t yet know why. (Paleoanthropology Group MNCN-CSIC via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
March 9, 2018
Katie Pinke
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
February 25, 2018
George Washington. Library of Congress.
The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
February 25, 2018 - 11:03am
February 22, 2018
The plutonium at Hierapolis, Turkey / Wikimedia Commons
Scientists discover the secret to ancient Roman 'Gate to Hell'
February 22, 2018 - 1:23pm
February 19, 2018
This copy of the Declaration of Independence, made in the 1820s, was given to founding father James Madison. MUST CREDIT: Handout
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
February 19, 2018 - 1:57pm
January 29, 2018
Commentary: Want a free press? Then protect - and celebrate - whistleblowers.
January 29, 2018 - 2:03pm
January 22, 2018
MERCER: There was a time when one-upmanship worked
January 22, 2018 - 7:00am
January 12, 2018
World War II veterans gather together for a photo following a special ceremony held to present to them WWII memorial coins for their service during World War II hosted by the Davison County Veteran Service Office on Friday at the Moose Lodge in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
'Greatest Generation' honored with commemorative coins
January 12, 2018 - 4:06pm
January 4, 2018
Sgt. Wilber Hunter, left, died on the ice of the Chesapeake Bay. The Washington Post, Feb. 9, 1936
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm
Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith as Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, in "The Crown." MUST CREDIT: Robert Viglasky - Netflix.
Do you fall down a Wikipedia rabbit hole after each episode of 'The Crown'? You're not alone.
January 4, 2018 - 12:32pm
November 22, 2017
Gov. Dennis Daugaard
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
November 22, 2017 - 10:15am