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A segment of the Mitchell-Rapid City railroad line west of Mitchell. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
State committee to discuss railroad report
1 hour 24 min ago
Mitchell (Republic file photo)
Planning board votes against rezoning on corner lot
2 hours 55 min ago
October 22, 2018
Brent Lowe checks his phone in the yard of his mobile home, where a Confederate battle flag flies daily. Lowe says he feels that flying the Confederate flag is more an act of rebellion than a political statement. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson
Some white Northerners want to redefine a flag rooted in racism as a symbol of patriotism
14 hours 29 min ago
FILE -- President Donald Trump discusses pending sales of weapons as he meets with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia, in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington, March 20, 2018. Even though American and European executives are staying away from a showcase Saudi investment conference, companies are unlikely to sever ties or avert future deals after the killing of the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New footage appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
15 hours 19 min ago
Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general, in Washington on Sept. 4, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Rosenstein, Papadopoulos set to give closed-door testimony to House committees this week
16 hours 34 min ago
SD Secretary of State encourages voter registration
21 hours 19 min ago
J.J. Abrams, Katie McGrath give $100K for SD ethics measure
21 hours 24 min ago
October 21, 2018
Migrants, nearly all Hondurans, rest at a school in Guatemala City on Oct. 17, 2018. They are part of a so-called migrant caravan -- estimated to be as many as 5,000 people strong -- that is making its way north through Guatemala toward Mexico and the United States. (Daniele Volpe/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Migrant caravan swells to more than 5,000 as group marches toward US
October 21, 2018 - 6:28pm
Data show northern Sioux Falls children have tough road
October 21, 2018 - 2:49pm
President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally in Missoula, Mont., Oct 18, 2018. The Trump administration is planning to tell Russian leaders next week that it is preparing to exit the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times).
Trump plans to pull out of nuclear weapons pact with Russia
October 21, 2018 - 10:49am
President Donald Trump talks to reporters after a campaign rally at Elko Regional Airport in Elko, Nev., Oct. 20, 2018. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump: Republicans planning tax cuts for middle-income earners before November
October 21, 2018 - 10:05am
October 20, 2018
The Facebook logo is displayed for a photograph on an Apple iPhone. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Russians follow playbook for sounding American in Facebook propaganda
October 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
Russians working for a close ally of President Vladimir Putin engaged in an elaborate campaign of “information warfare” to interfere with the midterm elections, federal prosecutors said on Oct. 19, in announcing they had charged one of them in the plot. The woman, Elena Alekseevna Khusyaynova of St. Petersburg, was involved in an effort “to spread distrust towards candidates for U.S. political office and the U.S. political system,” prosecutors said. (Demetrius Freeman/Copyright The New York Times)
Justice Department charges Russian woman with interference in midterm elections
October 20, 2018 - 11:21am
Rep. Kristi Noem speaks during a forum at Dakotafest earlier this year. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Noem: Farm bill still a top priority
October 20, 2018 - 7:00am
October 19, 2018
President Donald Trump participates in a briefing at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona, Oct. 19, 2018. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Border tensions boil over as Trump's frustrations grow
October 19, 2018 - 8:33pm
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