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Mitchell Polar Plunge raises $27K, breaks record with 103 jumpers
Mitchell Tech showcases program in annual welding competition
Photos from the annual Mitchell Polar Plunge
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Around the Region
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
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'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
Robert "Bob" Jenkinson
WOSTER: Finding funding to keep those sunny days and clouds away
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
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
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 21, 2017
Verizon, Yahoo agree to lowered $4.48 billion deal after cyber attacks
Verizon Communications Inc. said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it would buy Yahoo Inc.’s core business for $4.48 billion, lowering its original offer...
February 21, 2017 - 1:56pm
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
Package delivery company United Parcel Service said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to...
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
Up to 23 years in prison possible in investor fraud case
RAPID CITY (AP) — A former Rapid City investment adviser faces up to 23 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to defrauding clients of more than $4 million and evading income taxes. Mike Lundy admitted to convincing clients to put money in a fake investment company, then...
February 21, 2017 - 9:13am
Daktronics reports 3Q loss
BROOKINGS (AP) — Daktronics Inc. on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.1 million in its fiscal third quarter. On a per-share basis, the Brookings, South Dakota-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents. The video display maker posted revenue of $115.7 million in the period. Daktronics...
February 21, 2017 - 9:12am
February 18, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Farmers need to look for low-investment opportunities to increase income in this tough ag economy. That was just some of the advice from lenders...
February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
February 16, 2017
Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close
The Dow Jones Industrial Average scored its sixth straight record high on Thursday, Feb. 16, but just barely, while the S&P 500 edged lower due...
February 16, 2017 - 4:32pm
February 15, 2017
Trump meets with retail CEOs to talk taxes, imports
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Wednesday called tax code revisions a critical way to boost the nation's economy as he kicked off...
February 15, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 13, 2017
Verizon's move to unlimited data ups ante in wireless war
NEW YORK—Verizon Communications announcement that it will once again offer an unlimited pricing plan marks a shift in its thinking as a...
February 13, 2017 - 12:58pm
Brothers harvest viral gold with ag-themed videos
Three young brothers who live and work on the family farm have found themselves in the world spotlight. The Peterson Farm Bros. started creating...
February 13, 2017 - 7:51am
February 10, 2017
Trump adviser ‘has been counseled’ after drawing complaints for touting Ivanka’s products
WASHINGTON -- Senior White House adviser Kellyanne Conway drew sharp criticism from a top Republican lawmaker and complaints on Thursday, Feb....
February 10, 2017 - 10:59am
Facebook to provide ad data for independent audit
Facebook said it would provide information about ads displayed on its platform for an audit, months after the social network admitted to overstating...
February 10, 2017 - 9:30am
February 9, 2017
Pipeline construction expected to take 60 days following feds' easement approval
CANNON BALL, N.D. — Construction has resumed on the Dakota Access Pipeline as opponents continue trying to fight the project in court....
February 9, 2017 - 4:52pm
February 8, 2017
Trump criticizes Nordstrom after retailer drops Ivanka brand
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Feb. 8, criticized Nordstrom Inc. for what he said was its unfair treatment of his daughter...
February 8, 2017 - 12:33pm
February 6, 2017
U.S. chamber warns against tearing up NAFTA deal
OTTAWA — Any move to tear up the North American Free Trade Agreement would devastate the economies of members Canada, Mexico and the United...
February 6, 2017 - 2:24pm
February 5, 2017
U.S. refiners face weakening demand at pump for first time in 5 years
NEW YORK—U.S. refiners are facing the prospects of weakening gasoline demand for the first time in five years, stoking fears that earnings...
February 5, 2017 - 12:30pm