| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:18 PM
What’s cuter than a panda cub? Fourteen cubs sharing an oversized crib at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China.
Researchers wearing blue surgical gowns, hairnets and face masks presented the furry cubs to the world Tuesday as...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Jim Hile has signed his own marching orders.
The popular leader of the Highland Park High School marching band has chosen to leave his position and the school at the end of the academic year.
His last high school football game appearance was Oct. 25....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Seven companies that can trace their start back to the University of Illinois at Chicago are highlighted in a report released this morning designed to illustrate the importance of the federal government's investment in university research.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Health experts have some bad news for high school football players: There is no particular type or brand of helmet or mouth guard that will keep you relatively safe from a concussion.
The companies that make helmets and mouth guards often claim that...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:05 AM
BROOKINGS - SDSU Extension Sheep Specialist, Jeff Held was recently recognized by the South Dakota Sheep Growers Association for his devotion and contributions to the South Dakota sheep industry with the Shepherd's Award.
The Shepherd's Award is...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:49 PM
The Avera St. Luke’s Board of Directors will welcome four new members, according to a news release.
Dr. Lyle Biegler, Dr. Jean Gerber, Carmen Meyer and Robert Fouberg will replace Gary Sharp, Deb Knecht, Stuart Lonning and Richard Westra....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:45 PM
While most coaches are drawing up plays and arranging depth charts, Orange Coast College football coach Mike Taylor spent much of his preseason writing letters to professors on campus, urging them to admit his players into congested classes.
| Aug 7, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Flu researchers Yoshihiro Kawaoka and Ron Fouchier found themselves in the middle of a firestorm when, in 2011, they reported how, in separate experiments, they had created mutant strains of the H5N1 bird flu that were able to pass easily between...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 12:14 PM
The former No. 2 administrator at Michigan State and a recent finalist to head up several other public universities around the country has been nominated to be the next chancellor of UC Riverside, officials announced Thursday.
Kim A. Wilcox, who is an...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:05 AM
With the nation focused on the recent 50th anniversary of the historic “March on Washington” and Dr. Martin Luther King's “I Have a Dream” speech, University of South Dakota archives reveal that the school had its own advocate for diversity and equality...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:27 PM
With the nation focused on the recent 50th anniversary of the historic “March on Washington” and Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, University of South Dakota archives reveal that the school had its own...