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An annual drive to the rodeo
State's rural school districts still well behind teacher salary goal
Clinton picks Kaine as her running mate
No Mitchell businesses utilize sidewalk wine law
Plankinton museum open house set for Saturday
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
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
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Indian Canyon Fire spares Edgemont but harms ranchers
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Wagner drops slugfest against Tea
Open house to be held for man's 75th
Former Mitchell woman turns 90
Rokusek birth announcement
Plankinton woman celebrates 90th
Berg reunion gathers at Twin Lakes Resort
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
Let me know what you think
Rights and responsibilities; balance them with common sense
OUR VIEW: Let's keep The Kernel alive
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
August 18, 2014
THOMAS: Comedy and tragedy of Robin Williams
Robin Williams made me cry. Like his mentor, the late Jonathan Winters, Williams, who committed suicide Monday, made me laugh so intensely tears...
August 18, 2014 - 7:43am
August 11, 2014
THOMAS: Forty years after Nixon’s resignation
On the occasion of last week’s 40th anniversary of Richard Nixon’s resignation from the presidency, The Washington Post sponsored a reunion...
August 11, 2014 - 8:14am
August 4, 2014
THOMAS: The not-so-great war
NEWBURY, England — World War I began as most wars do with patriotic fervor and predictions of a quick end. It lasted four years. While...
August 4, 2014 - 8:48am
July 28, 2014
THOMAS: Perry’s bold border move
Gov. Rick Perry of Texas plans to order 1,000 National Guard troops to his state’s border with Mexico in an effort to stem the tide of immigrants...
July 28, 2014 - 7:38am
July 21, 2014
THOMAS: Are black voters turning against Obama?
It may be too soon to label it a trend and there is insufficient data to confirm it, but President Obama and his party may be losing their iron...
July 21, 2014 - 12:34pm
July 7, 2014
THOMAS: America’s DNA: The Federalist Papers
There are many ways to lose freedom — conquering armies, surrendering without a fight. Unfortunately, we are currently surrendering our freedom,...
July 7, 2014 - 8:04am
June 30, 2014
THOMAS: Can’t deny climate change deniers
People who refuse to drink the Kool-Aid known as global warming-climate change are not just “deniers”; we are guilty of a “nihilistic refusal”...
June 30, 2014 - 5:14pm
June 23, 2014
THOMAS: US troops finally return to Iraq ... is it too little, too late?
George W. Bush never claimed to be prescient, but here he is in 2007, warning us what would happen if the United States prematurely pulled its...
June 23, 2014 - 8:21am
June 16, 2014
THOMAS: Iraq is on its own
“It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased devotion...
June 16, 2014 - 1:50pm
June 10, 2014
THOMAS: D-Day is dumb day for too many
Given the numerous studies revealing how American education lags behind instruction in other countries in disciplines once thought to be essential,...
June 10, 2014 - 7:42am
June 3, 2014
THOMAS: Deal for Sgt. Bergdahl may turn out to be bargain with the devil
Euphoria over the Taliban’s release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was quickly tempered by media reports that Bergdahl had abandoned his post and that his father made comments opposing the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Bergdahl’s father tweeted, “I am still working to free all Guantanamo...
June 3, 2014 - 7:19am
May 13, 2014
THOMAS: God save the court
Justices rule 5-4 on public prayer.
May 13, 2014 - 6:27am
May 4, 2014
THOMAS: Hillary Clinton's 'social gospel' good enough for Democrats
Faith is making a comeback among liberal Democrats, but they still have a way to go. First, some history. Hoping to attract some Evangelical...
May 4, 2014 - 10:28pm
April 28, 2014
THOMAS: John Paul Stevens proposes six constitutional amendments
Honestly, unless you are a big government liberal, how many people think the federal government should have more power than it already exercises over its citizens? Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, 94, thinks the Constitution needs at least six amendments in order...
April 28, 2014 - 7:11am
April 21, 2014
THOMAS: Chicken Little style ‘science’
The cult centered on “global warming” alarmism is getting hot under the collar. People seem to have stopped paying attention and polls show “climate ” barely registers on a list of voters’ concerns. This can only mean, as losing politicians like to say, that their message...
April 21, 2014 - 9:54pm