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U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
'Shaving cats?!' Virginia police probe seven pet abductions
Ag advisor offers his take on Trump and farmers
Legislative task force meets about non-meandered waters
Mitchell magistrate judge appointed to SD's Fourth Circuit Court
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
Ag advisor offers his take on Trump and farmers
Cool temperatures could delay planting
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
Bird resigns as Pacers president of basketball operations
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
UPDATE: Browns take pass rusher at No. 1 in NFL draft, Bears pull surprise at No. 2 with QB pick
Tigers drop a pair against Morningside College
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
Teresa Marie Potter
Robert A. Aulner
Linda K. Hunter
Patrick James O'Bryan
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
LETTER: Public Service Recognition week is coming up
LETTER: Slyter for SDRS board
LETTER: Let's protect our water
LETTER: Save our water: Uranium mining doesn't make economic sense
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
August 6, 2013
Obama pitches mortgage overhaul as housing rallies
PHOENIX (AP) -- Buoyed by an improving housing market, President Barack Obama on Tuesday proposed a broad overhaul of the nation's mortgage finance system, including winding down government-backed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He declared that taxpayers should never again be left "holding...
August 6, 2013 - 3:51pm
July 27, 2013
Collins joins First National Bank SD
Jacqson Collins, Mitchell, has joined First National Bank South Dakota as a business and ag banker for the Mitchell market. He will be respon sible for business development and relationship management of commercial and ag banking activities in Mitchell and the surrounding region. ...
July 27, 2013 - 11:20pm
July 26, 2013
THUNE: Market-based interest rates best student loan solution
The days of summer are slowly fading. While there is still time before heading back to school, many college students and their families have...
July 26, 2013 - 12:26pm
July 18, 2013
DUFFETT: Why student loans matter
Last week, Congress adjourned for vacation and, for the second time, "punted" on student loan interest rates. American college students were...
July 18, 2013 - 11:46pm
July 17, 2013
Mitchell's Sonne joins mortgage loan division at BankWest
Tami Sonne, Mitchell, has joined the BankWest mortgage loan division. Sonne is a longtime Mitchell resident and brings more than 20 years of professional experience to BankWest. "We are very pleased to have Tami on the BankWest team," BankWest President Ryan Huber said....
July 17, 2013 - 7:54am
July 6, 2013
Men with area ties named to banking group's board
Two men with area connections were recently elected to the South Dakota Bankers Association board of directors. George Kenzy, president and CEO of First Fidelity Bank in Burke, was elected chairman-elect. Kenzy has worked at the bank since November 1984.
July 6, 2013 - 7:47am
June 27, 2013
GUEBERT: Remember the big bank boys?
If you thought the farm bill fight was bad, you're going to hate the coming battle over the reauthorization of the Commodity Futures Trading...
June 27, 2013 - 6:49am
June 25, 2013
Daugaard approves bonds for home loans
PIERRE -- For the first time since 2009, Gov. Dennis Daugaard has approved a large issuance of mortgage bonds from the South Dakota Housing Development Authority to be used to finance loans for first time homebuyers. "The increase of demand in our housing market is an indication...
June 25, 2013 - 10:23am
May 29, 2013
Daktronics moves to profit for 4th quarter
BROOKINGS (AP) -- Daktronics Inc. posted to a profit for its fiscal fourth quarter, reversing a year-ago loss, as revenue rose for the video display maker. Its earnings, however, fell far short of market expectations and shares sank in trading Wednesday. Daktronics, based in Brookings,...
May 29, 2013 - 4:30pm
May 19, 2013
MERCER: SD audit uncovers millions in misappropriated bank taxes
PIERRE -- When the state Department of Legislative Audit finished examining his department for 2012, Revenue Secretary Andy Gerlach knew he needed...
May 19, 2013 - 5:46pm
May 4, 2013
LETTER: Glass-Steagall gains momentum in states
To the Editor: As of April 18, resolutions urging the congress to re-enact Glass-Steagall, through HR 129 and a similar Senate bill, have been officially introduced in 17 state legislatures since January, in many cases with large numbers of bipartisan cosponsors. They have...
May 4, 2013 - 6:59am
April 30, 2013
Judge dismisses First Premier lawsuit over upfront card fees
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A federal lawsuit that aimed to stop a watchdog agency from enforcing credit card rules limiting upfront fees has been dismissed. U.S. District Judge Karen Schreier on Tuesday dismissed the suit by First Premier Bank and Premier Bankcard against the U.S.
April 30, 2013 - 3:58pm
Mitchell man to repay $100,000 to bank
A local man accused of defrauding First National Bank South Dakota in Mitchell has agreed to pay the bank $100,000 in restitution. In exchange, prosecutors have agreed to allow William Weier, of Mitchell, a chance to avoid prosecution if he follows the terms of an agreement known...
April 30, 2013 - 7:21am
April 17, 2013
Shred Days set by 1st Dakota National Bank
First Dakota National Bank is offering Shred Days at several different locations. The event is free for all consumers who wish to shred any personal information. In Mitchell, the shred truck will be at the bank, 1712 N. Main St., from 9 to 11 a.m. on April 25. In Parkston,...
April 17, 2013 - 6:42am
April 10, 2013
GUEBERT: Beware the coming market calamity
That lion-in/lamb-out thing about March didn't offer much lamb this year but it did deliver several platters of snow. Oh, spring arrived on time;...
April 10, 2013 - 10:10pm