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Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill
Mellette school is 2nd in state to approve armed staffers
California AG bans state travel to South Dakota, 3 other states
'Maybe it's time': actor Johnny Depp jokes about a Trump assassination
Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
LETTER: Bill to help pollinators should have passed
Thune: Drought aid triggered for 6 South Dakota counties
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Amateur baseball roundup: Bankers power past Nationals
Staying in front of the ball: Post 18 infielders leading strong defense
Traxler: Travels brings sports shortlist into focus
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Barry Dean Grabenstein
Paul J. Mertz
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
LETTER: Bill to help pollinators should have passed
LETTER: This world is full of hate
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
LETTER: Believe we can with ethanol
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Friedrick 60th anniversary
Marlene and Pat Weller
June 22, 2017
Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether rules out a run for Congress
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether says he will not seek the U.S. House seat being vacated by Kristi Noem. Huether's second term as mayor ends next May, and there had been some speculation that he might make a run for Congress. He announced Wednesday that he will...
June 22, 2017 - 10:00am
June 20, 2017
Measure aims to ban out-of-state giving to ballot questions
SIOUX FALLS — House Speaker Mark Mickelson is pursuing a 2018 ballot measure that aims to ban out-of-state contributions to initiative groups...
June 20, 2017 - 4:14pm
May 31, 2017
Democrat Sutton enters governor race
BURKE — South Dakota Senate Minority Leader Billie Sutton has his sights set on the Governor’s Mansion. The 33-year-old Burke resident announced...
May 31, 2017 - 10:59am
May 18, 2017
JFK on TV, Trump on Twitter and the shaping of two presidential legacies
Nearly a year before the 1960 presidential election, Sen. John F. Kennedy displayed a startling sense of prophesy about the influence of television...
May 18, 2017 - 1:35pm
May 16, 2017
Democrats take first steps of 50-state strategy
ATLANTA (AP) — National Democrats are taking the first, modest steps toward their promised 50-state strategy, lending help to state and local...
May 16, 2017 - 1:32pm
May 11, 2017
Rounds: Senate health care bill 'a long ways' away
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Senate bill for health care reform is still a long way from approval, U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds said. While Rounds said...
May 11, 2017 - 4:46pm
May 10, 2017
Thune: Special prosecutor on Russia 'not going to happen'
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Members of South Dakota's all-Republican congressional delegation aren't joining calls for a special prosecutor to investigate...
May 10, 2017 - 1:22pm
April 14, 2017
Trump White House will not make visitor logs public, break from Obama policy
PALM BEACH, FLA. - The Trump administration will not make public White House visitor logs, the records that detail who has visited President...
April 14, 2017 - 2:13pm
Melania Trump seemed like a rebellious first lady. She's turning out to be a retro one.
Melania Trump's first act as first lady suggested she might play the rebel. When she announced that she would not move to the White House right...
April 14, 2017 - 12:45pm
April 13, 2017
CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord compares Donald Trump to MLK
LOS ANGELES - CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord raised a few eyebrows on Thursday morning by comparing President Donald Trump to Martin...
April 13, 2017 - 1:35pm
March 25, 2017
As attacks continue, Brexit could hamper European counterterrorism efforts
LONDON - The man who brought terror to the heart of London on Wednesday was British-born, and authorities have given no indication his planning...
March 25, 2017 - 10:35am
March 20, 2017
Analysis: Would it really 'never hurt' for Trump to apologize?
At least two members of President Donald Trump's own party have now suggested the president has some apologizing to do. Speaking with reporters...
March 20, 2017 - 1:57pm
March 4, 2017
Jackley meets with Trump, top officials on public safety
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says that he left discussions with President Donald Trump and other top officials with a firm commitment that the administration is going to work with attorneys general and law enforcement for public safety. Jackley this...
March 4, 2017 - 10:37am
February 23, 2017
The audacious honesty of former House speaker John Boehner
Former House speaker John Boehner has some thoughts about Obamacare. Here they are: "[Congressional Republicans are] going to fix Obamacare...
February 23, 2017 - 3:36pm
February 14, 2017
Ethics office says Conway likely broke federal rules
The director of the Office of Government Ethics said there is "strong reason to believe" that senior adviser Kellyanne Conway violated federal...
February 14, 2017 - 3:49pm