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Elkton elementary educator named SD Teacher of the Year
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Florida
'It was a moment of niceness that we needed': Soldier's widow shares her call with Trump
Two women die in head-on crash near Sisseton
Monster floating bog lingers, moves around on northern Minnesota lake
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
Place a Business Brief
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Kernels smash Spartans to cap regular season
Tigers choose former longtime Twins manager Ron Gardenhire as new skipper, reports say
Timberwolves' Jeff Teague ready to step into Target Center, and out of Ricky Rubio's shadow
After Vikings practice, Bridgewater says he'll 'definitely' play football this season
Tickets go on sale Dec. 7 for NCAA men’s hockey West Regional
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
Richard (Dick) Joseph Cerney
Violettia "Vi" Simek
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man charged with wife’s suffocation death
September 20, 2017
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
I'm watching from out here in the middle of the state the "nine shows in six days'' phenomenon of Garth Brooks in Sioux Falls and wondering what...
September 20, 2017 - 9:15am
September 19, 2017
OPINION: Beaver damage complaints expected to rise again
Well, it has been seven months since I have been the wildlife damage specialist based out of Mitchell. I am getting to know the area and counties...
September 19, 2017 - 8:10am
September 18, 2017
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
I purposely don't register to vote, because I don't want to be tempted to vote, at least not while I'm still a newspaper reporter. I'm not a...
September 18, 2017 - 8:30am
September 16, 2017
LETTER: You have nothing without integrity
To the Editor: As a member of the S.D. Legislature, I had a special appreciation for the committee process. Every issue the legislature deals...
September 16, 2017 - 11:30am
WOSTER: Conversational civility is a thing of the past
I spent some time last weekend with several other old-timers from the South Dakota political world and came away feeling nostalgic for the good...
September 16, 2017 - 10:30am
Mystery plant has edible berries
Q: Can you identify the plant with the red berries in the photo? Royce Aardahl, Sauk Rapids, Minn. A: The plant goes by several common names...
September 16, 2017 - 9:10am
September 14, 2017
THUNE: My principles for pro-growth tax reform
My biggest priority for the remainder of the year will be sending the president a comprehensive, pro-growth tax reform package that helps middle-class...
September 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 13, 2017
ROUNDS: Trade agreements vital to South Dakota's economy
Free and fair trade plays an important role in the American economy. It not only leads to more jobs and higher wages, it allows American producers...
September 13, 2017 - 10:00am
WOSTER: Honoring three generations of Herseths
I was a young news reporter when Gov. Dick Kneip won re-election in 1972 and helped bring a bunch of other Democrats into state offices in South...
September 13, 2017 - 9:45am
September 12, 2017
DAUGAARD: Recovering debts owed to South Dakotans
When a debt is owed to you, sometimes it can be difficult to collect. Whether it's a grocery store that receives a bad check, a carpenter seeking...
September 12, 2017 - 9:00am
September 11, 2017
MERCER: Has term-limits turnover caught up with legislators?
PIERRE — As 2017 began, 31 states including South Dakota had what website Ballotpedia describes as "trifectas." That's one political party...
September 11, 2017 - 9:00am
GRAVES: A good kind of tired
If you have spoken lately with either Mitchell's high school principal, Mr. Joe Childs, or Mitchell's middle school principal, Mr. Justin Zajic,...
September 11, 2017 - 8:30am
September 10, 2017
AstroBob: It's September, time for my Orion fix
Each summer, I look forward to seeing Orion return to the morning sky. Hidden by daylight from May through early August, we share nights instead...
September 10, 2017 - 12:43pm
September 9, 2017
WOSTER: Biking and bonding
I've been a bit lonely on my bike rides the last few days, since I don't have my shadow. What's that? Oh, no, I have that one. The gray-black...
September 9, 2017 - 10:30am
September 8, 2017
Hitting the brakes: How I survived a month with no driving
During my 31-day No Drive Challenge, I discovered distance is both a relative and concrete term we use to create our cities and daily schedules....
September 8, 2017 - 10:32am