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Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
SD man sent to prison for placing ad on Craigslist inviting men over for sex at woman's home
Four juveniles lead police on high-speed chase near Chamberlain
New Runnings store being built in Winner
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Dual championships may return to state wrestling meet
Q&A: Mock reflects on time with Kernel basketball
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
'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
Paul "Bud" Johnson, Jr.
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
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
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
March 16, 2017
Military wins in first Trump budget; environment, foreign aid lose big
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will ask the U.S. Congress for dramatic cuts to many federal programs as he seeks to bulk up defense spending,...
March 16, 2017 - 8:25am
March 15, 2017
NELSON: Study and verify
If you had to write a $4.5 billion check of your fellow South Dakotans money, how long would you take to study where all of their money was going?...
March 15, 2017 - 5:15pm
March 13, 2017
ROZUM: Budget balancing act
Some things never change. The last few days of session are a frenzy every year, either finding money or discussing/arguing where any extra money...
March 13, 2017 - 5:10pm
Trump budget opens new fight among Republicans
WASHINGTON - Republican U.S. Representative Todd Rokita keeps a clock hanging on the wall of his Capitol Hill office that tracks the U.S. government's...
March 13, 2017 - 11:00am
March 12, 2017
South Dakota lawmakers deal with ethics bills, short funds
PIERRE — South Dakota lawmakers navigated lower-than-anticipated tax collections to pass a lean state budget, capping a difficult legislative...
March 12, 2017 - 10:00am
February 26, 2017
Treasury Secretary: Trump budget will not cut Social Security, Medicare
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will not seek cuts in Social Security, Medicare and other entitlement federal benefits...
February 26, 2017 - 11:47am
December 13, 2016
DAUGAARD: An overview of the fiscal year 2018 budget proposal
The week of the annual Budget Address is always a busy time in the Capitol Building, and this year is no exception. The halls are filled with...
December 13, 2016 - 5:15pm
WOSTER: The most significant legislation in 40 years
I'm one of those people who thinks of a good answer about an hour after a question is asked. I answer when asked, of course. It wouldn't be polite...
December 13, 2016 - 5:10pm
December 6, 2016
Daugaard makes lean budget proposal
PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard asked the Legislature for 1 percent increases in state funding for public schools, Medicaid service providers...
December 6, 2016 - 5:21pm
Gov. Dennis Daugaard to unveil budget proposal to lawmakers
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is set to present his budget proposal to the state Legislature. The governor's budget address is Tuesday at the Capitol. Daugaard has said lower-than-anticipated tax collections will only allow for modest spending increases during...
December 6, 2016 - 9:46am
December 5, 2016
Preparing for a lean year
In 1963, Gov. Archie Gubbard signed a bill into law which requires governors to submit an annual budget report to the Legislature. The report...
December 5, 2016 - 5:15pm
November 28, 2016
Governor predicts 'lean' state budget for upcoming cycle
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says his upcoming budget proposal will have no major new spending because of dipping tax collections. The Republican governor wants to use one-time money this year to plug an expected budget shortfall. Daugaard is set to make his budget address...
November 28, 2016 - 8:14am
November 17, 2016
SD finance commissioner, Mount Vernon native placed on administrative leave
PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard plans to appoint a new commissioner of finance and management at some point after his budget speech next month to the Legislature, his chief of staff said Thursday. Tony Venhuizen said the former commissioner, Jason Dilges, was placed on indefinite...
November 17, 2016 - 5:10pm
July 27, 2016
Sioux Falls mayor proposes $467M budget to city council
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether is proposing a $467 million budget for 2017, a dip from current spending. Huether submitted the proposed budget Tuesday to the Sioux Falls City Council. The Argus Leader reports that the plan reflects softening sales tax receipts....
July 27, 2016 - 10:51am
July 18, 2016
School Board to approve annual budget
The Mitchell Board of Education will be counting dollars at tonight's annual organizational meeting. Preparations for the upcoming school year...
July 18, 2016 - 5:34pm