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Military bands taking fire
Animal feeding ordinance killed in Bon Homme County
South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
Area educators inducted into Beadle Club
Davison Co. Commission pleased with jail renovation
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
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
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
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
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
LETTER: Why is Tripp-Delmont facing rapid enrollment?
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
June 30, 2016
House of Representatives reignites gun-control debate with planned vote
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives, under mounting pressure to advance gun-control legislation, will...
June 30, 2016 - 4:31pm
June 28, 2016
Zika funding bill blocked in the Senate
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats on Tuesday blocked a $1.1 billion Zika virus funding package drafted by congressional Republicans, citing politically...
June 28, 2016 - 4:19pm
May 25, 2016
Rep. Noem offers support of proposed IHS funding increase
A proposed House appropriations bill would authorize $6 million to help support deficiencies recently found at some of South Dakota's Indian...
May 25, 2016 - 6:16pm
April 18, 2016
OPINION: Congress still wasting taxpayers' money
As the tax deadline approaches it's once again time to consider how the federal government wastes our money. Remember the spending caps that...
April 18, 2016 - 1:45pm
March 28, 2016
Senate candidate files ballot petitions
Democratic Senate candidate Jay Williams intends to file nominating petitions to get on the November ballot. Williams, of Yankton, will present his nominations to the secretary of state's office at 2 p.m. today. His candidacy serves as the first challenge to U.S. Sen. John Thune since...
March 28, 2016 - 6:21pm
March 25, 2016
Thune, Noem file for re-election
Sen. John Thune has filed for re-election for U.S. Senate. South Dakota's Republican senior senator has served in Congress since 1997 when he was elected to succeed Tim Johnson in the House of Representatives. The 55-year-old Murdo native served in the House until January 2003, shortly...
March 25, 2016 - 4:29pm
March 19, 2016
LETTER: Reinstate Glass-Steagall before it's too late
To the Editor: "Man," the poet Friedrich Schiller says, "Is greater than his destiny." The question before us all — what is the true nature...
March 19, 2016 - 10:11am
September 25, 2015
Audience hears something different from pope
Humility. Humbling. Hope. Inspiration. Those who saw Pope Francis in Washington, D.C., Thursday spoke words not commonly used to describe...
September 25, 2015 - 12:02pm
August 22, 2015
Thune continues to connect with rural South Dakota
LEMMON — To be a U.S. Senator for South Dakota, John Thune says he can only do it one way: get out and pound the pavement and meet with...
August 22, 2015 - 9:51am
May 6, 2015
OPINION: Building on early successes
It's hard to believe we've already passed the 100 day mark of this Congress. The new Senate Republican majority has provided us a valuable opportunity to work together to get the country on the right track, and my assignment to the Ways and Means Committee has put me in prime position...
May 6, 2015 - 3:55pm
March 26, 2015
GUEBERT: The numbers never add up
There's little mystery to why many Americans distrust Congress: the numbers its members offer as hard fact are often exposed as pure fiction. Take the numbers offered recently by Rep.
March 26, 2015 - 9:50am
December 16, 2014
Thune announces committee assignments for 114th Congress
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., on Monday released the following statement after receiving his committee assignments for the 114th session of Congress. Thune was selected to continue serving on the following committees: Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry; Commerce,...
December 16, 2014 - 10:26pm
December 12, 2014
Senate leader Reid hopes for budget approval Friday
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The U.S. Senate looked set to pass a $1.1 trillion spending bill in time for a Saturday night deadline, following a narrow House of Representatives vote that averted a government shutdown. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said he hoped the bill would...
December 12, 2014 - 11:09pm
US House narrowly passes spending bill, averts government shutdown
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives averted a government shutdown on Thursday, narrowly passing a $1.1 trillionspending...
December 12, 2014 - 1:54am
November 21, 2014
Obama unveils US immigration reform, setting up fight with Republicans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation on Thursday, easing the threat of...
November 21, 2014 - 12:10am