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Massive cyberattack hits Europe with widespread ransom demands
A Time Magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf resorts. It's fake.
Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
348th Ave. bridge over I-90 closed after damage from over-height vehicle
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
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
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Legion baseball roundup: Tabor sweeps visiting Jags
Mitchell's Nelson improving on camp circuit
Dannenbring wins local youth golf event in Sioux Falls
Former Augie standout Schilling to coach Lancers
Miscues doom Post 18 against Brandon Valley
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
Mary Jane Kiner
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
OPINION: Infringing on your property rights
OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
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
Bob & Anna Graumann
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