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Area departments respond to fires in Ethan, Presho, Reliance
City band director celebrates 50-year-long career
As a financial dispute ends, construction on Mitchell's new visitor center begins
For U.S. president, South Dakota voters have choices beyond Trump and Clinton
Dakotafest to host Hawks town hall
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Magic have their man: Powell to coach new team
Armour knocks out Chamberlain
State Legion roundup: Hartford/Humboldt, Milbank advance to title game
Dakota Magic tickets now on sale
State junior teener tournament: Gregory takes third place
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Roy C. Crisman, Jr.
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
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
March 28, 2013
Wells Fargo Investment Unit paid board member's son $1.4M
SAN FRANCISCO -- Wells Fargo & Co., the most valuable U.S. bank, paid a board member's son about $1.4 million last year for his work in a unit responsible for investing deposits. Scott Quigley, 44, received the compensation as a manager in the principal investments group, according...
March 28, 2013 - 5:54am
March 26, 2013
US Sen. Johnson says lots to do in rest of term
VERMILLION (AP) -- Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson says even though he's retiring, he has plenty to do before his term ends next year. In his retirement announcement in his hometown of Vermillion, Johnson says he will continue working in the Senate to find bipartisan solutions to...
March 26, 2013 - 5:29pm
SD officials order company to stop selling securities
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation's Division of Securities has ordered an international company to stop selling securities in the state. The division issued a cease and desist order to Profitable Sunrise, accusing the company and its operators, Roman...
March 26, 2013 - 3:22pm
March 21, 2013
LETTER: Reinstate Glass-Steagall
To the Editor: A delegation of South Dakota Glass-Steagall patriots who organized the support in the Legislature for the passing of SCR6, a resolution calling on the U.S. Congress to reinstate the Glass Steagall Act, will be lobbying the U.S. Congress. Call Congresswoman Kristi...
March 21, 2013 - 11:07pm
CorTrust buys Blaine, Minn., bank
CorTrust Bank has acquired Blaine State Bank in Blaine, Minn., CorTrust announced this week. The purchase will be completed Friday, and CorTrust will assume operation of the bank the same day. CorTrust Bank has $680 million in assets with 23 locations in South Dakota and Minnesota...
March 21, 2013 - 8:59pm
March 8, 2013
Dept. of Labor issues warning about Pine Ridge 'bank'
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation is warning people that a bank operating on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is not licensed, chartered or regulated by the Division of Banking. State Division of Banking Director Bret Afdahl says Free Lakota Bank...
March 8, 2013 - 10:41am
March 7, 2013
Mike Miller seeking to recover lost millions
Miami Heat basketball player and Mitchell native Mike Miller is part of a nationwide group of investors allegedly duped out of a combined $10.5...
March 7, 2013 - 7:30am