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Mitchell officials respond to three injury crashes Tuesday
Guilty plea entered in fatal stabbing on SD reservation
House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman
LifeQuest receives anonymous $10,000 challenge gift
Trump tweets, then Ford announces investment in three Michigan plants
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
PHOTOS: Area athletes compete in the Gregory Invitational
Coyotes cover new territory in prep baseball
Gregory boys win home meet
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Julie A. Theel
Jeremy Lee Lhotak
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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