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Krebs confident in election process
Government horses roam South Dakota lottery winner's land
Voter registration open through Monday, as Democrats trail Republicans by 80,000
Mitchell man acquitted in third cocaine case
Hanson Co. commissioner hopes to fill sheriff position by November
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Sanborn Central's Selland named state winner for high school Heisman
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell makes collegiate debut
No. 2 Kernels rivalry ready
Three Kernels named to All-ESD boys soccer team
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Zachary Eric Buche
Timothy Russell Falor
Raymond C. Konechne
Vesta Vivian Clyde
Livestock's bleak industrial future
IN OTHER WORDS: Vote yes on Amendment T to thwart party bosses
OPINION: Why we need Amendment R
OUR VIEW: Stay safe in the fields
Beating breast cancer
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
South Dakota hunting groups cry foul on waterfowl permits
November 4, 2014
South Dakotans re-elect Noem to US House
By Regina Garcia Cano SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Republican Rep. Kristi Noem breezed to a third term as South Dakota's lone member of the U.S. House on Tuesday by soundly defeating Democratic challenger Corinna Robinson. Noem's victory was anticipated as Robinson, a retired Army...
November 4, 2014 - 9:42pm
AP: Republican Rounds wins South Dakota US Senate seat
By James Nord SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Republican favorite Mike Rounds beat out three opponents for South Dakota's open U.S. Senate seat in a race that was once considered close enough for national scrutiny — and money. The Associated Press called the race before any results...
November 4, 2014 - 8:38pm
5 things to watch in Senate races tonight
WASHINGTON — All along, the biggest question in this election was whether Republicans could take over the Senate and add it to their solid House majority. Five things to watch tonight: Can Democrats topple GOP giant in Kentucky? Kentucky, often an early-reporting state,...
November 4, 2014 - 2:16pm
October 31, 2014
Weiland wants Democrats to oust Reid as leader in favor of Warren, others
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Rick Weiland says he's launching a national petition drive to urge Democratic senate candidates to oust Harry Reid as the Senate majority leader. Weiland said Friday he wants senators to enlist Elizabeth Warren or another...
October 31, 2014 - 2:36pm
Romney stumps for Rounds as GOP eyes control of Senate
By James Nord SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney stumped for U.S. Senate candidate Mike Rounds on Thursday...
October 31, 2014 - 6:59am
October 21, 2014
Ellsworth base subject of ad in US Senate race
RAPID CITY (AP) — Ellsworth Air Force Base is the subject of a full-page advertisement published in a South Dakota newspaper by U.S. Senate candidate Mike Rounds. The Rapid City Journal reports the Republican candidate published the ad announcing that his Democratic challenger...
October 21, 2014 - 4:30pm
Farmers may reap subsidy boom on record crops thanks to Congress
By Alan Bjerga WASHINGTON — A record U.S. harvest has pushed crop prices so low that taxpayers may pay billions of dollars more to subsidize farmers than anticipated just months ago, thanks in part to changes Congress approved this year. Lawmakers passed a five-year farm...
October 21, 2014 - 7:07am
October 20, 2014
US Senate hopefuls disagree on Congress reforms
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The four candidates for South Dakota's opens U.S. Senate seat have strongly criticized the way that Congress operates. But their views on how to change it vary widely.
October 20, 2014 - 2:09pm
October 16, 2014
SLATE: Do Democrats have a shot in South Dakota?
By John Dickerson WASHINGTON — With three weeks until Election Day, each party is choosing its metaphors. “Our job is to get as many races on the table as possible,” says a Democratic strategist involved in this fall’s midterm elections, “create as many opportunities...
October 16, 2014 - 12:40pm
October 15, 2014
Santorum backs Rounds for US Senate in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum has endorsed Republican candidate Mike Rounds for a South Dakota U.S. Senate seat. The Pierre Capital Journal reports Santorum, a former Republican presidential candidate from Pennsylvania, praised Rounds Tuesday in Rapid City...
October 15, 2014 - 7:06am
October 13, 2014
OPINION: Farming out antibiotics
Donald Kennedy, a Stanford University biology professor, had been commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration for less than two months in 1977 when he plunged into a difficult scientific and political debate that remains unresolved today. Kennedy wanted to cut back on the widespread...
October 13, 2014 - 10:49pm
October 9, 2014
LETTER: Congress failing by not balancing budget
To the Editor: Our Congress is failing us by not balancing our government budget. The results are already beginning to show up in that the National Guard has been put on hold because there is no money to pay them. That is our reserve defense system, and it doesn’t take much of...
October 9, 2014 - 4:38pm
October 8, 2014
GUEBERT: The price of access: $1.2 billion
What did individuals and political action committees believe they were buying when, according to Sept. 30 totals compiled by the Center for Responsive...
October 8, 2014 - 9:13pm
October 7, 2014
SEN. JOHNSON: Time to play FAIR
The congressional gridlock in Washington has become unparalleled in modern times. There seems to be no ability to compromise on the major issues, or even the minor ones, facing our country. A major source of the problem is the gerrymandering of congressional districts.
October 7, 2014 - 9:49pm
NOEM: SD's economic policies worth copying
Last week was another incredible reminder of all that South Dakota is doing right to create a healthy, growing economy. Nationally, our economy...
October 7, 2014 - 3:49pm