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Around the Region: Plankinton, Wessington Springs and Stickney
City of Mitchell declares snow emergency
Six bodies found dismembered in landscape planters in Canada
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
Storm sewer problem? Councilman researching areas for Lake Mitchell restoration
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Sixteen area wrestlers advance to state title matches
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Norval "Shorty" M. Mathis
Leo W. Konstanz
OPINION: The gift of grandchildren
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
September 22, 2017
Daugaard supports Senate GOP health care plan
PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard backs a plan by U.S. Senate Republicans to let each state design a system to replace Obamacare health insurance,...
September 22, 2017 - 4:28pm
September 15, 2017
Former congressman gets special day in SD
PIERRE — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard wants Sept. 19 to be Ben Reifel (Lone Feather) Day in South Dakota. The announcement came Friday...
September 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
September 13, 2017
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Patience, pheasant hunters. Despite a 45 percent drop in an annual pheasant survey earlier this year, Gov. Dennis Daugaard believes his habitat...
September 13, 2017 - 7:57am
September 12, 2017
DAUGAARD: Recovering debts owed to South Dakotans
When a debt is owed to you, sometimes it can be difficult to collect. Whether it's a grocery store that receives a bad check, a carpenter seeking...
September 12, 2017 - 9:00am
September 10, 2017
Gov. Daugaard orders flags flown at half-staff Monday
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered flags flown at half-staff Monday to honor those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist...
September 10, 2017 - 2:15pm
September 1, 2017
Farmers 'have grit,' Daugaard says
HURON — Agriculture is the foundation of South Dakota, and it's a field that Gov. Dennis Daugaard looks forward to returning to soon. The...
September 1, 2017 - 8:07am
August 11, 2017
Major 'bathroom bill' supporter to focus on 2019 Legislature
PIERRE (AP) — A major supporter of restricting which facilities transgender students could use in South Dakota schools plans to pause its effort at the Capitol and instead wait until the 2019 session when a new, potentially more favorable governor will be in office, a top official...
August 11, 2017 - 9:27am
August 4, 2017
Daugaard: Licenses for massage therapists not needed
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says the state should begin eliminating some unneeded occupational licensure requirements, including...
August 4, 2017 - 10:50am
August 2, 2017
Daugaard: Buffer strip property tax incentives available
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota residents have until October to apply for tax incentives meant to encourage people to install buffer strips between...
August 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 19, 2017
Daugaard: Schools, community should collaborate to improve state's workforce
OACOMA — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard believes South Dakota can do better to educate its future workforce. Daugaard shared his concerns...
July 19, 2017 - 6:21pm
July 17, 2017
Governor: South Dakota closes budget year with $8M surplus
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says South Dakota has ended the 2017 budget year with a surplus built on state spending reductions that...
July 17, 2017 - 11:13am
June 29, 2017
Daugaard elected chairman of Western Governors' Association
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has been elected to serve as chairman of the Western Governors' Association. The governor's office said Wednesday that he will serve in the post for one year. Daugaard says he looks forward to leading the bipartisan coalition of states....
June 29, 2017 - 9:00am
June 22, 2017
Daugaard: Cuts to Medicaid could reduce federal deficit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says cuts to Medicaid in the U.S. Senate Republicans' health care bill may be the sole...
June 22, 2017 - 3:19pm
Governor proclaims day for post-traumatic stress injuries
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed there will be a "Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day" this month. The Republican governor says that Tuesday will be a day to think about the treatment, symptoms and causes of post-traumatic stress injuries. Larry Zimmerman...
June 22, 2017 - 8:53am
June 16, 2017
Daugaard declares statewide emergency for drought
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared a state of emergency due to drought conditions in the state. The emergency declaration allows...
June 16, 2017 - 11:35am