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Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis
Witten man admits to embezzling $9K in milo
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried to buy a gun before attack
WATCH: ACLU releases video showing 'excessive force' by southwest Minnesota drug task force agent
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft
Tuesday need-to-know: 5 stories
Showers bring some relief to South Dakota farmers
Amateur baseball roundup: Bankers power past Nationals
Staying in front of the ball: Post 18 infielders leading strong defense
Traxler: Travels brings sports shortlist into focus
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Barry Dean Grabenstein
Paul J. Mertz
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
OUR VIEW: Local justice reform better for juveniles, county's future
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
The Lost Italian: Asian noodle slaw is a healthy, fresh alternative to Chinese takeout
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Friedrick 60th anniversary
Marlene and Pat Weller
December 8, 2016
Harry Reid bids farewell to the Senate where he was both warrior and deal-maker
WASHINGTON - To understand Harry Reid -- his soft spoken nature mixed with a brusque demeanor, his early conservative views combined with his...
December 8, 2016 - 4:31pm
December 6, 2016
Fighting for What Matters
If you tuned in to C-SPAN today, you'd find a much different Senate than the one that existed just a few short years ago. In 2013 and 2014, under...
December 6, 2016 - 5:15pm
September 23, 2016
White House, govt agencies to talk on plans in case of shutdown
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House budget office was slated to hold a call with U.S. government agencies on Friday to plan for a government shutdown in case the U.S. Congress fails to pass a short-term funding bill by a deadline next week. "It is our hope that this work will ultimately...
September 23, 2016 - 1:47pm
September 17, 2016
LETTER: Send doers to Congress instead of slackers
To the Editor: Candidate Hillary Clinton (HC) has repeatedly pledged no new taxes for families making less than $250,000. However, additional...
September 17, 2016 - 10:00am
September 7, 2016
Another failed Zika vote could be the start of a resolution
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats on Tuesday for the third time in two months blocked a $1.1 billion legislative package to help fight the Zika virus,...
September 7, 2016 - 1:30pm
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