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Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Wyoming lawmakers consider options on collecting money owed
Weekend water line break floods Aberdeen shopping center
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Unblemished Beavers: Hanson volleyball sports perfect record
Traxler: As playoffs near, football storylines are worth watching
Kernels visit Tigers in battle of top-ranked unbeatens
Mitchell tennis earns wins over Roncalli, Huron
Strong play helps Kernels golf to fifth-place finish
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
Alvin Peck, Jr.
Faith Ann Drapeau
Charles "Chuck" Anderson
Melvin Edward Haase
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
OPINION: Beaver damage complaints expected to rise again
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
GF&P Commission rejects elk contingency licenses
February 15, 2017
Almost 56,000 U.S. bridges structurally deficient, report says
WASHINGTON—Almost 56,000 U.S. bridges are structurally deficient, down slightly from a year ago, with underperforming spans including New...
February 15, 2017 - 12:45pm
February 14, 2017
Improvement plans set for Red Arrow Road, two Davison Co. bridges
One of Davison County's bumpier roads is about to get an upgrade. Eight miles of 406th Ave., between 257th Street and 265th Street, will be milled...
February 14, 2017 - 4:55pm
October 4, 2016
Davison County reviews future road repair plan
Davison County is cruising along on its five-year road plan. Now in its fourth year of the five-year plan, Highway Superintendent Rusty Weinberg...
October 4, 2016 - 5:15pm
February 18, 2015
Opponents push back against transportation funding taxes
PIERRE (AP) — Members of the oil and gas industry are contesting the size and longevity of tax increases included in a roughly $50 million proposal to fund roads and bridges. The House State Affairs Committee on Wednesday reviewed a measure similar to Gov. Dennis Daugaard's...
February 18, 2015 - 4:41pm
December 9, 2014
Bridge plans presented for county
Davison County's bridges need some work and the county's highway department has a plan. Highway Superintendent Rusty Weinberg presented the county's bridge program for 2015, with a list of five bridges that will receive work next summer and outlined long-term plans for a dozen...
December 9, 2014 - 6:10pm
November 23, 2014
Quality of South Dakota's roads declining
PLANKINTON -- Paul Mayclin works inside his farm shop in rural Aurora County and hardly notices the cars and trucks rolling by right outside...
November 23, 2014 - 5:56pm
July 12, 2014
Report: SD’s rural bridges among most deteriorated in US
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new report finds that rural roads and bridges in South Dakota have significant deficiencies and are in need of safety upgrades. The report, “Rural Connections: Challenges and Opportunities in America’s Heartland,” was released Thursday by TRIP, a national...
July 12, 2014 - 10:24am
July 9, 2014
Lincoln County flood damage estimated at $2M
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Officials in Lincoln County estimate recent flood damage to roads and bridges at more than $2 million, and they're hoping for federal aid. "The damage is massive," County Emergency Manager Harold Timmerman told the Argus Leader newspaper. Road repairs...
July 9, 2014 - 11:47am
July 8, 2014
SD officials: Roads, bridges need work
Sen. Vehle says farmers need to advocate for funding. Transportation accounts for 18 percent of the cost of SD soybeans heading to Chinese customers.
July 8, 2014 - 6:33am
June 29, 2014
Public meeting Tuesday on Missouri River bridge
PIERRE (AP) — Design options on a new Missouri River bridge in Pierre and Fort Pierre will be released Tuesday. Representatives with both cities and the South Dakota Department of Transportation plan to hold a public open house to tell area residents about the conceptual improvement...
June 29, 2014 - 9:47pm
June 17, 2014
Work to begin on several bridges in Mitchell area
The South Dakota Department of Transportation is advising motorists that work will begin on five bridges in the Mitchell area on June 23. Work is set to begin on the two structures on Highway 1804 near the Platte Creek Recreational Area with a bridge deck overlay, concrete bridge...
June 17, 2014 - 11:00pm