PET OF THE WEEK: Sammy

Sammy is a 7-year-old male cat. He has always been an inside cat and would love lounging around your house watching birds out the window. Sammy is a very mellow and low-maintenance cat who loves kids and other dogs and cats. If you think you are a match for Sammy, visit the Aberdeen Area Humane Society at S. 2511...

School Board Agenda: July 7, 2013

The Aberdeen Public Board of Education will meet in regular session beginning at 6 p.m. Monday at Hub Area Technical School, 640 Ninth Ave. S.W. Agenda items include: Approval:...

State government lodging rate stays at $50 per night

The South Dakota Innkeepers Association isn’t pursuing an increase this year in the rate that state government pays for employees’ lodging on official travel. Pat Miller, deputy secretary of state, said Tuesday she was so informed when she met recently with Innkeepers representative Michele...

Pottery, ceramic art on display at ARCC Gallery

A pottery and ceramics show at the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center Gallery features more than 80 pieces created by 25 artists. Those artists work with stoneware, earthenware, micaceous clay and porcelain. Artwork in the show includes wheel-thrown pieces, hand-built sculptures, tiles, picture frames,...

Court listings

Johnny Lee Perry Jr., 18, Ellendale, N.D., possession of alcohol by minor, fined $130 and sentenced to 15 days in jail with all of the jail sentence suspended. Dorothy V. Browning, 45, Mina, careless driving, fined $120; speeding, fined $105. ...

American Profile coming Wednesday

This week's issue of American Profile will be found in Wednesday's American News. Because of a mechanical problem at the newspaper, American Profile was not inserted into the Monday paper as usual.

National Science Bowl sample questions

Round 1 Sample Questions: 1. CHEMISTRY Multiple Choice : An aqueous solution in which the concentration of OH– ions is greater than that of H+ ions is: W) basic ...

Marines ID gunman, 2 victims in Va. base shooting

QUANTICO, Va. (AP) — A Marine who shot two of his colleagues to death and then killed himself was a tactics instructor at a school that tests Marines who want to become officers, military officials said Saturday. Sgt. Eusebio Lopez, 25, gunned down 19-year-old...

Ex-SDSU student charged with exposing others to HIV

A former South Dakota State University student is accused of intentionally exposing two other students to HIV. Nineteen-year-old Demetrius Colaites is charged with two counts of intentional exposure to HIV infection. He faces a maximum penalty of 30 years in prison on those charges. ...

Paramount Retail set to grow

The Paramount Retail Center at 2020 Eighth Ave. N.E. is an attractive, multicolored architectural addition to that part of town, but it has been a bit slow to attract tenants. That is likely going to change. I talked to Ryan Rivett, one of the...