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The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at his Phoenix rally
Mitchell man pleads guilty to aggravated assault
Trump's science envoy quits with scathing letter with an embedded message: 'I-M-P-E-A-C-H'
Canada frets over possible huge surge in asylum-seekers
In new book, Hillary Clinton said her 'skin crawled' when Donald Trump stood behind her on debate stage
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
ESD coaches poll: Harrisburg a heavy favorite for conference crown
DWU, DSU set for college football rivalry clash
New Twins reliever Curtiss reaches majors two years after elbow scare
ESPN Radio host Ryen Russillo arrested after police find him drunk and naked in stranger's condo
Robison wants preseason snaps but status is uncertain
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
DAUGAARD: There's something for everyone at the State Fair
WOSTER: Musings about tractor mowing
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
August 18, 2017
State House speaker to drop donor disclosure ballot measure
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker says he doesn't plan to pursue an initiative that would have forced nonprofit advocacy groups to...
August 18, 2017 - 10:24am
August 9, 2017
Noem backs a ‘strong message’ to North Korea
On the heels of President Donald Trump’s praise of the United States’ nuclear capabilities and his threat of “fire and fury” toward North...
August 9, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 28, 2017
House speaker turns to ballot measures over Legislature
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker plans to put two ballot measures before voters that would ban out-of-state political contributions...
July 28, 2017 - 5:25pm
Rounds, Thune promise to keep working toward Obamacare reform
WASHINGTON — South Dakota’s duo of Republican U.S. senators aren’t giving up on health care reform. Following a failed late-night bid to...
July 28, 2017 - 12:20pm
July 24, 2017
Trump's approval rating is 59 percent in ND, second-highest in country
BISMARCK—President Donald Trump's approval rating is 59 percent in North Dakota, according to a poll released Monday, July 24. The Gallup...
July 24, 2017 - 11:50am
July 18, 2017
Medical marijuana advocate to mount independent US House bid
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A medical cannabis advocate known at the South Dakota Legislature for fighting for a non-intoxicating compound in marijuana to treat his son is planning an independent congressional bid. George Hendrickson tells the Argus Leader that he hopes a conservative platform...
July 18, 2017 - 9:36am
Rounds defends GOP efforts to replace Obama health care law
PIERRE (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds has defended Republican efforts to both repeal and replace the Obama administration's health care law....
July 18, 2017 - 9:16am
July 14, 2017
Shantel Krebs: Congressional campaign raises over $130K
PIERRE (AP) — Shantel Krebs' congressional campaign says she raised more than $130,000 in the second quarter of 2017 and ended the period with more than $230,000 in the bank. Krebs is South Dakota's secretary of state. She's competing in the 2018 Republican primary against former...
July 14, 2017 - 8:42am
July 13, 2017
South Dakota GOP senators won't commit to new health bill
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's two U.S. senators didn't commit Wednesday to voting for a revised GOP health care bill set to be unveiled in Washington,...
July 13, 2017 - 10:52am
July 10, 2017
Former judge Bjorkman to announce U.S. House candidacy
CANISTOTA — Former Circuit Court Judge Tim Bjorkman plans to announce his candidacy for South Dakota’s U.S. House of Representatives seat....
July 10, 2017 - 8:17am
July 7, 2017
South Dakota voter information app links to Krebs' campaign
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs said Friday that an icon in the state's voter information app that directed users...
July 7, 2017 - 8:04pm
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