| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The South Dakota Air and Army National Guard has canceled this weekend's scheduled drill assembly as a result of the government shutdown. Due to the lapse in federal appropriations, select units of the South Dakota National Guard are in the process of...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:31 PM
As the government shutdown drags on, military members and family are shopping for groceries off-base due to the Commissary closure on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.
Arguably one of the most valued benefits for service members, the Defense Commissary...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Dale Sven Hanson passed away on Sept. 29, 2013, from surgical complications. He would have been 75 years old on Nov. 10.
With Dale when he died were his devoted wife, Elizabeth (Libby) Dickinson, and his son, Dr. Tim Hanson. Dale was a resident of...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:39 PM
The Army National Guard has extended its sponsorship of Dale Earnhardt Jr. through the 2014 season with Hendrick Motorsports.
The Guard will be the primary sponsor of the No. 88 Chevrolet for 20 Sprint Cup races, including the Daytona 500. Hendrick...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:03 PM
A Sonoma County sheriff's deputy who fatally shot a boy holding a pellet gun is a firearms expert, Iraq War veteran and contributor to online forums dealing with guns and police use of force, officials said Monday.
The Sheriff's Office confirmed...
| Sep 18, 2013
MOYNIHAN, LAZZERI AND LACKEY: Navy Midshipman who recently completed "Plebe" Summer at the U.S. Naval Academy are: Kaitlan A. Moynihan, daughter of Sheila H. and Patrick B. Moynihan of Bel Air and a 2013 graduate of C. Milton Wright High School of Bel...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The second the new Miss America was announced, the Internet did what it sadly does best -- let the racists out of the woodwork.
The new Miss America is Nina Davuluri, a 24-year-old Indian-American who is the first Miss America of Indian descent. Her...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:09 AM
The government is shut down, but the federal lights aren't exactly out in Northern Michigan.
Michigan will feel few effects during the government shutdown, while House Republicans and Senate Democrats debate whether there will be a continued resolution...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:45 PM
The U.S. government is not taking its last gasp. But it is working through its checks and balances like Pac-Man racing through a maze. The key word here is "checks" -- as in issuing payment for all the money it has gobbled. And its "balances," well, the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Aaron Walberg, of Aberdeen, has been hired as Brown County's new veterans service officer.
County commissioners approved hiring Walberg, who will begin Monday, during their Tuesday meeting. He'll take over for Tom Gohn, who retired earlier this summer...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Alaska State Troopers released the identities of two Big Lake men involved in a Monday afternoon plane crash near the town, which left one of them dead and the other badly wounded.
Troopers say 66-year-old pilot Kenneth "Mike" Whedbee was fatally injured...