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Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
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
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
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
May 2, 2016
Hoping to deter grant corruption, a state board meets for first time
PIERRE—Dozens of finance officers from throughout state government and some managers met with South Dakota's new State Board of Internal Control for the first time Monday. The Legislature created the board at the request of Gov. Dennis Daugaard, using a model suggested by Lt....
May 2, 2016 - 5:24pm
February 25, 2016
Legislators take another step in cooperation with governor trying to end state corruption
PIERRE—The Daugaard administration's proposal to deter corruption in state government and throughout South Dakota's public education system won unanimous approval Wednesday from the state Senate. The 35-0 vote to create a new state Board of Internal Control sends SB 162 to the...
February 25, 2016 - 11:14am
February 10, 2016
Former L.A. County sheriff to plead guilty to corruption charge
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has agreed to plead guilty to lying to federal investigators conducting a...
February 10, 2016 - 4:15pm
November 19, 2015
OPINION: SD fails to prevent corruption
A major national study called the State Integrity Investigation recently gave South Dakota an "F" for failure to protect our state government...
November 19, 2015 - 10:43am
January 17, 2015
'Serious, troubling' accusations in Lower Brule
Some say it's a ray of sunshine lighting up a murky corner of tribal dealings. Others say it's irresponsible, riddled with inaccuracies and released...
January 17, 2015 - 11:24am
September 9, 2014
South Dakota's EB-5 manager signed no-bid deal with his own firm
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A former administrator of a program designed to lure wealthy immigrants to invest in South Dakota signed an agreement with his own company to manage some of the investments, documents show, and then Gov. Mike Rounds was not aware of the apparent conflict of interest. The...
September 9, 2014 - 2:10pm
February 28, 2014
Pressler 'American Hustle' ad to air during Oscars
By Dirk Lammers SIOUX FALLS (AP) — As "American Hustle" vies for a best picture Oscar Sunday night, former U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler will...
February 28, 2014 - 8:24pm
February 20, 2014
GUEBERT: Ag industry's 'friend' not a upstanding fellow
Richard B. Berman operates phony, shell non-profit groups that are billed for services by his for-profit company.
February 20, 2014 - 6:07pm
September 5, 2013
Ex-EPA official accused of stealing almost $900K
WASHINGTON — Over the past 12 years, John Beale was often away from his job as a high-level staffer at the Environmental Protection Agency. He cultivated an air of mystery and explained his lengthy absences by telling his bosses that he was doing top-secret work, including for...
September 5, 2013 - 6:52pm
June 11, 2013
New SDSM&T president under microscope for excessive payments
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Energy Department's inspector general says former U.S. Rep. Heather Wilson collected $450,000 in questionable payments...
June 11, 2013 - 1:05pm
October 20, 2012
Tribal corruption appeal heard
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The attorney for the former Crow Creek Sioux tribal chairman sentenced to three years in prison for bribery and accepting...
October 20, 2012 - 6:12am
October 17, 2012
OPINION: SD's pay-to-play culture must end
In a letter sent on Oct.
October 17, 2012 - 10:16am
October 16, 2012
Gant gets money from firms he hired
PIERRE -- Public records show a political action committee operated by Secretary of State Jason Gant accepted $17,500 last year from two companies...
October 16, 2012 - 5:54am
April 12, 2012
GUEBERT: Oversight of checkoff programs severely lacking
More and more, the federally-mandated, nonrefundable commodity checkoffs resemble something out of a Charles Dickens novel. Most feature...
April 12, 2012 - 8:03am
Crow Creek official charged with bribery; trial set
FORT THOMPSON -- A Crow Creek tribal council and school board member pleaded not guilty Jan. 4 to a December indictment for misprision of a felony and making a false statement. Loren "Rocky" Fallis, 58, of Fort Thompson, allegedly hid information from authorities that he knew a...
January 12, 2012 - 3:58am