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Gord Downie, poet laureate of Canadian rock music, dies at 53
Rollover crash in Lawrence County kills 49-year-old man
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Transgender state employee sues over health plan provision
'Totally fabricated': Trump disputes congresswoman's depiction of his exchange with soldier's widow
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Mayer: In playoffs, Kernels need to close gap in 11AA
DWU volleyball team downs Mount Marty
Two Golden Eagles set for state cross country meet
Mavericks take fourth in Fargo, finish season sixth in region
Kernel softball honored on all-state teams
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Dolores Mae Kalda
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Virginia "Ginny" Scheller
Darleen Baumiller Zangle
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
NOEM: South Dakota's generations of grit
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
August 24, 2017
Trump criticizes fellow Republicans over debt ceiling 'mess'
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump picked a new fight on Thursday, Aug. 24, with fellow Republicans whose support he needs to advance his policy...
August 24, 2017 - 12:55pm
October 7, 2013
White House open to short-term hike in debt limit
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats intend to introduce legislation by mid-week to raise the nation's debt limit without the type of unrelated...
October 7, 2013 - 12:49pm
Boehner to Obama: No debt hike without concessions
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States moved closer to the possibility of the first-ever default on the government's debt Sunday as Speaker John...
October 7, 2013 - 12:41pm
January 13, 2013
Noem attacks 'embarrassing' coin proposal
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem , R-S.D., announced Thursday that she will co-sponsor the Stop the Coin Act which she said would prevent...
January 13, 2013 - 5:30pm
February 10, 2012
Noem still undecided on joining Tea Party Caucus
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., said she has not yet decided whether to join the House's Tea Party Caucus. Noem was confronted by constituents about the issue at a town hall meeting held over the weekend in Rapid City, according to media reports. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.,...
February 10, 2012 - 6:22am
September 16, 2011
OPINION: GOPers revel in debt politics
WASHINGTON -- What occurred beneath the Capitol Dome on Wednesday afternoon was the U.S. Open of political gamesmanship, and freshman Republican...
September 16, 2011 - 6:25am
August 11, 2011
All members of Congress' new debt-reduction supercommittee named
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's appointment Thursday of three Democrats to Congress' new debt-reduction supercommittee completes the roster of a panel whose members are already being tugged in competing directions. Pelosi selected Reps. James E. Clyburn of...
August 11, 2011 - 1:23pm
August 3, 2011
OPINION: Democrats howl at deal
WASHINGTON -- Majority Leader Harry Reid, a principal sponsor of the debt-limit deal, went to the Senate floor Monday morning to say that, however ugly things are in Washington, they could be worse. His evidence? The attack on Sen. Charles Sumner by Rep. Preston Brooks. In 1856....
August 3, 2011 - 7:50am
SD delegation votes for debt-ceiling compromise
WASHINGTON -- All three members of South Dakota's congressional delegation voted in favor of the debt ceiling deal reached this week. Sen....
August 3, 2011 - 7:12am
August 2, 2011
Debt-limit bill passed by Senate, Obama quickly signs it to defuse crisis
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate emphatically passed emergency legislation Tuesday to avoid a first-ever government default, rushing the legislation...
August 2, 2011 - 1:40pm
August 1, 2011
It's a deal: Obama, Congress will avert default
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Ending a perilous stalemate, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders announced a historic agreement Sunday night on emergency legislation to avert the nation's first-ever financial default. The dramatic resolution lifted a cloud that had threatened...
August 1, 2011 - 6:22am
July 30, 2011
LETTER: When services end, see if tea party helps
To the Editor: This is a partial list of the federally funded programs in Mitchell and South Dakota that will be cut off after 30 days if the tea party has its way: 1. Social Security payments and Low Income Housing, forcing many elderly out of their apartments. 2. Medicare prescription...
July 30, 2011 - 12:03am
July 28, 2011
House nears debt-limit vote as GOP closes ranks; Senate Dems vow to defeat it tonight
WASHINGTON - As Thursday's crucial vote neared, Republican leaders convinced a growing number of their fractious rank and file to support a House...
July 28, 2011 - 4:08pm
Top bankers urge White House, Congress to reach debt-ceiling agreement
NEW YORK (AP) - The chief executives of the nation's largest financial institutions sent a letter to The White House and to members of the U.S. Congress, urging them come to an agreement this week to raise the nation's borrowing limit. A deal must be made by Aug. 2 to avoid a default...
July 28, 2011 - 4:04pm
OPINION: Debt-limit crisis is not a game
WASHINGTON -- It's fourth and long in America's fight to avoid default, but our leaders still can't agree on the field conditions. "The White House moved the goalpost," House Speaker John Boehner protested Friday night. "There was no change at the goalpost," White House...
July 28, 2011 - 6:42am