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Garth Brooks quickly sells out five additional shows in last visit to Upper Midwest
Performance Pet sets sights on canning operation near I-90
State regulators pull grain-buyer licenses from H & I Grain
Coffee with Viagra-like ingredient recalled after FDA discovery
Spicer resigns, Scaramucci to be White House communications director
The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
Starbucks' latest bid to perk up sales growth: on-tap coffee
J.C. Penney to add toy sections in all stores
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
Amazon.com on pace to break sales record for 'Prime Day'
Hutterite colony by Stratford plans to grow swine facility
OUR VIEW: To the farmers, thank you
Official on derailment: Track failure ‘a matter of time’
Column: I confess, I no longer pray for rain
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
Pierre clips Post 18 for region title
Leader Spieth's eagle helps him beat tough conditions at Open
Amateur baseball roundup: Angels blast Rockets
Wild comeback sends Post 18 to state
Royals ready to play well as hosts
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Flax oil good for humans, pets
Bee management practices continually changing
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Viola Grace Vander Tuin
Lauren C. Meiers
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
NOEM: Too many veteran lives lost
OUR VIEW: An open records request
THUNE: The internet needs a law, not a regulation
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
South Dakota drought conditions affect pheasant population
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
Wiltz: What exactly was a mountain man?
Wiltz: Fishing and prairie dogs is a full SD day
McMillan 40th anniversary
Sibson 25th anniversary
July 15, 2017
Scholar traces origins of Midwest 'flyover country' derision
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The name of President Donald Trump appears only once in professor Jon Lauck's new book about perceptions of the Midwest as "flyover country," and then only in a footnote involving polling in Missouri. Yet the book's exploration of decades-old historical trends...
July 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
July 14, 2017
North Carolina manufacturer facility to close, affecting 200
WASHINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A company that makes fuel products for transportation and off-highway markets says it's closing down its North Carolina operation, putting approximately 200 people out of work. WITN-TV reports The Filtration Group of Parker Hannifin Corp. has announced it...
July 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 6, 2017
Native Americans say grizzly bear decision violates religion
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Native American tribes, clans and leaders from seven states and Canada say the U.S. government's recent decision to lift protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area violates their religious freedom. They are suing to block the government...
July 6, 2017 - 6:30pm
Vaccine shown to protect prairie dogs from bacterial disease
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A vaccine developed in Wisconsin has been shown to protect prairie dogs from plague, a bacterial disease that has sickened three people in New Mexico this year. The Wisconsin State Journal says researchers reported that prairie dogs that ingested vaccine baits...
July 6, 2017 - 11:00am
July 5, 2017
Oil pipeline developer ends private security in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Texas-based developer of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline says it no longer has private security personnel...
July 5, 2017 - 3:41pm
July 3, 2017
Healthy growth expected in Midwest, Plains states
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will pick up over the next few months in nine Midwest and Plains states because manufacturing remains strong. The overall economic index for the region increased to 62.3 in June from May's solid 55.5. Any...
July 3, 2017 - 8:57am
June 23, 2017
California AG bans state travel to South Dakota, 3 other states
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's attorney general blocked state-funded travel to Texas and three other states on Thursday in response to what he considers anti-LGBT rights laws enacted this year.
June 23, 2017 - 11:00am
June 20, 2017
Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Police are calling it grand theft avocado. Three produce company workers have been arrested in the theft of up to $300,000...
June 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
Crooked Hill Road exit sign altered to read Crooked Hillary
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — A sign marking the Crooked Hill Road exit off a suburban New York parkway has been altered to read "Crooked Hillary."...
June 20, 2017 - 11:36am
June 16, 2017
Judge won't allow Trump to be added to pipeline lawsuit
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A judge says he's inclined to let a group of individual members of American Indian tribes join a lawsuit over the Dakota Access oil pipeline, but only if they agree to not add President Donald Trump as a defendant. Any action against the president whose administration...
June 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
June 15, 2017
Bankers don't expect much economic growth in rural areas
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bankers continue to expect little economic growth in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states because of weak commodity prices. The overall economic index for the region slipped to the neutral score of 50 in June from May's 50.1. Creighton University economist...
June 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Ruling on Dakota Access pipeline surprises oil industry
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A judge's ruling that might open the door for at least a temporary shutdown of the disputed Dakota Access pipeline surprised the industry that hailed the project as a "game changer" for North Dakota oil. But shippers said Thursday that they aren't concerned...
June 15, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 4, 2017
Woman seeks release before pipeline protest shooting trial
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A woman accused of shooting at law officers during a protest against the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants to get out of jail before her trial next month. An attorney for 38-year-old Red Fawn Fallis argues releasing Fallis from jail to a halfway house would...
June 4, 2017 - 4:52pm
June 3, 2017
Large part of small Wyoming town sells for $500,000
ALADDIN, Wyo. (AP) — A big part of a small Wyoming town sold at auction for a price lower than expected. Aladdin is home to 15 people near the South Dakota line. Up for sale Friday were the town store, liquor license, post office, gas station, a two-bedroom home, an outbuilding...
June 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 1, 2017
Survey shows slight decline in Midwest economic conditions
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business supply managers suggests a slight decline in the economic conditions for nine Midwest and Plains states, according to a report released Thursday. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index report said the overall regional economic index...
June 1, 2017 - 2:40pm