Coming Up

Get details tomorrow morning on the WNAX trip to Washington DC!  OR click HERE for details!

Local Sports

in Local Sports

Jacks Hit The Road

jacksbittle

South Dakota State improved to 6-3 overall and to 5-0 at home with a win over Idaho on Saturday, and now turns its attention to Idaho State.

in Local Sports

Coyotes Host Twinbill

USD Logo 1

Both the University of South Dakota men and women will be in action Thursday night at the Dakota Dome

in Local Sports

SDSU Women In 2014 Home Finale

jackswbbmiller

The South Dakota State women’s basketball team plays its final home game in Frost Arena in 2014 when its hosts UALR Thursday at 7 p.m.

in Local Sports

Pelini Blasts Former Employer

football3

On the day he was introduced as Youngstown State's new head coach, the ugly nature of Bo Pelini's departure from Nebraska was revealed.

in Local Sports

Northeast CC To Add Sports

sports

Administrators at Northeast Community college have announced that the Norfolk-based institution will add two new athletic programs to its growing roster of sports.

National Sports

in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

grizzlies

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Dec. 18.

in Sports

Ray Rice investigation heating up

Former Baltimore Ravens NFL running back Ray Rice and his wife Janay arrive for a hearing at a New York City office building November 5, 2014.

Hundreds of NFL employees gave records to investigators looking into how Commissioner Roger Goodell handled evidence in the Ray Rice case.

in Sports

49ers release McDonald amid sex assault investigation

raymcdonald

San Francisco released defensive tackle Ray McDonald after he was named a suspect in a sexual assault case.

in Sports

Judge rebuffs NCAA concussion settlement

Football

A judge has halted a $75-million settlement that aimed to end a massive class-action lawsuit.

in Sports

Kurt Busch says he told ex-girlfriend to leave

kurtbusch

The NASCAR driver says he repeatedly told his ex-girlfriend to leave the night she claims he assaulted her.

Lifestyle

in Lifestyle

We’re living 6 years longer

doctor

Fewer people are dying from cancer and heart disease in rich countries and there's a better survival rate in poor countries from tuberculosis and malaria.

in Lifestyle

Christmastime comes with superstitions, tall tales

gold

Christmas has long been a time ripe for superstitions, tall tales and odd beliefs.

in Lifestyle

Christmas in Colonial America wasn’t always festive

christmas

Little is known about how Christmas was celebrated in Colonial times.

in Lifestyle

‘Culture’ gets nod as word of the year

culture

Whether popular, corporate, or entitled, "culture" was named word of the year by Merriam-Webster.

in Lifestyle

Traditional Christmas foods include more than fruit cake

fruitcake

Holidays are a time for feasting and Christmas is no different.

National

in National, World

From joy to outrage, Cuba-Americans greet new U.S. policy

obama

The U.S. will restore diplomatic relations with Cuba for the first time in more than a half century.

in National

Ebola fears speed changes in U.S. hospitals

ebola

By Susan Kelly CHICAGO (Reuters) – The worst Ebola outbreak on record, and its spread beyond West Africa, has accelerated…

in National

Poll: Majority of Americans back higher military spending

hagel

More than two thirds of U.S. voters back increased military spending given growing threats to America's security.

in National

U.S., Cuba to restore diplomatic relations after 50 years

alangross

The major policy shift will end decades of hostile ties with the communist-ruled island.

in National

Menus will sport new calorie labels for alcohol

alcoholcalories

Restaurant drinkers will soon know how many calories are in their margarita or craft beer.

News

in Agriculture

NFU Leader Applauds President For Cuba Action

Fresh
IMG_0419

President Obama has announced a series of executive actions to ease financial restrictions on trade with Cuba. Under the order,…

in Local

Scholarship Program Announced

Dennis Daugaard

Workforce development continues to be a critical issue in South Dakota as employers struggle to find qualified workers to fill skilled positions.

in Local

Ag Property Taxes On Legislative Agenda

state capitol pierre

The South Dakota legislature will have to again deal with property taxes on ag land.

in Agriculture

Biodiesel Group Wants Permanent Fix To Tax Provision

us capital

This week the U.S. Senate approved the tax extender’s legislation making the provisions retroactive to 2014. National Biodiesel Board’s Ben…

in Local

Water Project Still Short On Funds

L&C water 102212

The just passed federal budget bill includes more money for rural water projects, but no dollars specifically for the three…

in Local

Details Of Omnibus Bill Coming Out

Kristi Noem 20513

The one point one trillion dollar, seventeen hundred page omnibus spending bill passed by Congress last week has lots of details, which are starting to come out.

in Agriculture

NCBA Pleased Tax Extenders Measure Passes

IRS

National Cattlemen Beef Association officials are pleased with Congressional approval of the tax extenders package this week. Vice President of…

in Local

Group Wants More Medical Marijuana

marijuana

A group of Iowans announced a campaign at the state capitol dedicated to promoting regulated access to medical marijuana for patients suffering from a variety of medical conditions.

in Local

Earnst Won’t Endorse A Presidential Candidate

white house

This past year Iowa Senator-elect Joni Ernst got campaign help from most of the Republicans who plan to run for the White House in 2016, but she plans to welcome all presidential hopefuls to Iowa and will not publicly pick a favorite in the 2016 race before Iowa's Caucuses.

5 State Trader

EXPRESS LINE NUMBER: 1.800.843.0089

 

 

What's Happening

2014 Northland Ford Truck Give-Away

2014 Northland Ford Truck website graphic3

2014 Northland Ford Truck Give-Away

Commodity Wrap

commodity-wrap-WP

Listen to the lastest Commodity Wrap Up program if you didn’t catch it on the air.

Text TRIPS to 77000

text trips

Text TRIPS to 77000

Closings & Delays

blizzard closings2

When bad weather strikes your events may be affected! Check our closings and delays page before you go.

Community Calendar

Calendar

Enjoy our community calendar and submit your event info.