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Mitchell takes first step to reinstate tax funding the Sports Authority
Italy quake toll hits 250 as rescuers search flattened towns
Prince fans will get a Graceland of their own
Judge to rule on tribe's oil pipeline request by Sept. 9
8 arrested in Rapid City sex trafficking investigation
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
Wahlen ready to orchestrate Kernel offense
Winner ready to repeat
Canistota football team ready for 9AA challenge
Inaugural Kernel Bowl set to be a success
Thursday's volleyball match is Booster Club night
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
UPDATE: 10-year-old boy from Geddes identified in fatal crash
December 13, 2013
Noem votes for budget deal
Budget peace hits after Speaker Boehner raps conservative groups.
December 13, 2013 - 8:05am
December 12, 2013
Noem says farm bill nearly done
Retroactive livestock disaster provision included.
December 12, 2013 - 9:48pm
December 11, 2013
Negotiators say no new US farm bill before January
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The lead agricultural negotiators in the U.S. Congress said on Tuesday that a new bill would not be completed before January as Democrats and Republicans struggle to reach a compromise on sticking points such as funding for food stamps. Frank Lucas, chairman...
December 11, 2013 - 7:31am
Congress strikes budget deal
By Richard Cowan and David Lawder WASHINGTON — A bipartisan budget deal announced in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday, while modest in its spending...
December 11, 2013 - 6:40am
December 10, 2013
Farm bill progress: Conferees plan next meeting
By Jerry Hagstrom WASHINGTON — Leaders of the House and Senate agriculture committees appear to be making progress on merging the House...
December 10, 2013 - 6:32am
December 8, 2013
SD delegation seeks to head off Corps plan to charge for water
WASHINGTON (AP) — South Dakota's congressional delegation is pressing House and Senate negotiators to keep a provision in a massive water projects bill that would prevent the Army Corps of Engineers from charging some state residents for use of water. The House and Senate have...
December 8, 2013 - 11:24pm
Boehner blasts lack of farm bill progress
House speaker says he supports one-month extension.
December 8, 2013 - 9:15pm
Ranchers oppose Ogalal Sioux Tribe’s bison reserve plan
Meeting on issue postponed due to cold temperatures.
December 8, 2013 - 2:02pm
Foes in meat label issue face off online
By South Dakota Ag Connection A battle has occurred over what’s cool online. Make that “COOL,” as in country-of-origin labeling for meat. J. Dudley Butler, former administrator of the USDA Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration, is now cocounsel representing...
December 8, 2013 - 1:22pm
December 5, 2013
OPINION: Congress passes the buck but not bills
By The Washington Post What do you get when you mix a Republican-dominated House with a Democratic-majority Senate? Answer: not much — at least, not much legislation to address the country’s major challenges. So far in 2013, Congress has been in session for about a month less...
December 5, 2013 - 10:38am
December 4, 2013
NOEM: Time to serve up better school lunch standards
As all parents know, no two kids are exactly alike. I have three kids. Kassidy takes after her father. She is a natural-born athlete. Kennedy, on the other hand, is more like me. She plays sports too, but she’s a little scrappier than her sister. And Booker — well, he has more...
December 4, 2013 - 3:35pm
December 3, 2013
VIDEO: Noem on Fox talking about her school lunch bill
Kristi Noem on "Fox & Friends" Monday morning talking about her Reducing Federal Mandates on School Lunch Act.
December 3, 2013 - 11:03am
December 2, 2013
OUR VIEW: Noem takes right approach with school lunch
We’ve criticized Kristi Noem in the past for being too extreme on some issues. Today we’re praising the Republican South Dakota congresswoman...
December 2, 2013 - 7:10pm
December 1, 2013
Congress works to finish farm bill, others big for SD
Farm, water, defense bills could be done by Christmas.
December 1, 2013 - 11:19pm
Bill in Congress aims to corral sex trafficking
Legislation to crack down on issue plaguing oil patch, rest of Dakotas.
December 1, 2013 - 11:04pm