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Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
South Dakota Supreme Court: warrant needed for urine sample
House passes one-subject mandate for constitutional changes
Mission couple plead not guilty to wire fraud
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Havlik, Max advance to semis for Kernels
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Wayne H. Bracha
Patrick Raymond Bowar
JoAnn Mavis Thompson (nee Evenson)
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
February 8, 2018
Government shuts down as budget bill stalls in Congress
WASHINGTON - The federal government shut down for the second time in three weeks early Friday, Feb. 9, driven to the brink by acute congressional...
February 8, 2018 - 11:56pm
February 7, 2018
Nancy Pelosi's filibuster-style speech tops six hours in bid to force immigration votes
WASHINGTON - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi took the rare step Wednesday of launching a marathon speech supporting attempts by Democrats...
February 7, 2018 - 4:23pm
ROUNDS: Last year's accomplishments lay groundwork for more changes in 2018
Over the past year, Congress and the White House made important changes to get away from the centralized, over regulated system of government that stifled American innovation and economic growth for years. We're now laying the groundwork to make America even stronger, safer and freer...
February 7, 2018 - 9:50am
January 20, 2018
Congress returns to work Saturday as lawmakers press to keep shutdown short-lived
WASHINGTON - Congress prepared to return to work Saturday as negotiators pressed for a budget deal to keep a government shutdown that began at...
January 20, 2018 - 9:17am
January 18, 2018
Senate Democrats gather votes to block spending bill; White House slams Congress over possible shutdown
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats signaled Thursday that they have enough votes to block a short-term spending bill to keep the government open,...
January 18, 2018 - 4:13pm
January 2, 2018
Congress returns to a full slate of difficult issues
WASHINGTON - Congress faces a jam-packed to-do list when it returns this week, with deadlines looming on difficult issues - including how to...
January 2, 2018 - 5:30am
December 20, 2017
Can Franken preserve his legacy? He made his first try Wednesday
WASHINGTON—Minnesota gets a new U.S. senator on Jan. 3. A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Al Franken said on Wednesday, Dec. 20, that the senator...
December 20, 2017 - 7:42pm
December 6, 2017
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
December 1, 2017
Thune: Doubling child tax credit will have 'tremendous impact' for families
South Dakota's senior U.S. Sen. John Thune sees a major windfall for average American families under the Senate Republican tax reform plan. As...
December 1, 2017 - 8:05am
Contradicted by deficit study, Republican plan in disarray
WASHINGTON - Republicans began planning for a day like Thursday the moment they took control of Congress four years ago, almost immediately changing...
December 1, 2017 - 6:56am
November 30, 2017
New misconduct allegation leveled against Franken on USO tour
An Army veteran from Ohio says U.S. Sen. Al Franken cupped her breast in 2003. Stephanie Kemplin, 41, told CNN about a USO tour photo opportunity...
November 30, 2017 - 9:35am
November 28, 2017
After Franken, Democrats struggle for steady harassment message
Democrats in Congress are struggling with how to calibrate their response to sexual harassment claims against two prominent lawmakers while trying...
November 28, 2017 - 12:06pm
November 27, 2017
Trump could personally benefit from last-minute change to Senate tax bill
WASHINGTON - Last-minute changes to the Senate tax bill could personally benefit President Donald Trump, who has investment stakes in roughly...
November 27, 2017 - 11:51am
November 15, 2017
No action by Congress or ATF on the device used in Las Vegas shooting
WASHINGTON - It has been six weeks since Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock attached a device to his semiautomatic firearm that effectively turned...
November 15, 2017 - 10:45am
October 16, 2017
The average American family will get $4,000 from tax cuts, Trump team says
The White House is making a promise: The average American family would get a $4,000 raise under President Donald Trump's tax plan. Critics have...
October 16, 2017 - 8:25am