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'Fox & Friends' anchor named State Department spokesperson
Park drowning victim is university student from Nepal
Family of South Dakota man run over by train sues railway
1 hospitalized, another arrested in residential fire
Chickens may be allowed in South Dakota city
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
Former No. 1 overall pick Long, who played briefly for Vikings, retires
Tiger softball team swept at Midland
DEAL: Mike Miller Classic alums dot prep, college basketball scene
DWU finishes 1-3 on GPAC road trip
Aberdeen Roncalli's Neuendorf selected at MHS boys basketball coach
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
Mary Freidel Mimmack
Harold Theodore Tiede
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
Public notices might be up earlier for state boards and commissions
PIERRE — South Dakota senators gave final legislative approval Tuesday to expanding the public notice period to 72 hours for meetings of state boards and commissions. The legislation passed 35-0 on the Senate’s consent calendar without debate. The measure, HB 1006, now goes to...
January 24, 2017 - 5:40pm
January 23, 2017
GRAVES: Finally, somebody said it
Unfortunately, way too many people left it to the governor to set the record straight. What record would that be? The state's record with the...
January 23, 2017 - 5:10pm
January 20, 2017
Governmental transparency tops Daugaard’s agenda for final two years in office
Six years after taking the oath of office, Gov. Dennis Daugaard still has work to do. Amid his penultimate legislative session as South Dakota’s...
January 20, 2017 - 6:44pm
January 15, 2017
Daugaard hoping for expanded CRP acres
As governor of one of the nation's most prominent crop producing states, South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard's stance on ag issues carries weight....
January 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
January 12, 2017
Gov. Daugaard stops in Mitchell on State of the State tour
No big ticket legislation, no problem. That’s how South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard feels following a handful of legislative sessions in which...
January 12, 2017 - 7:03pm
Gov. Daugaard will endorse Dusty Johnson for U.S. House
Congressional candidate and Mitchell resident Dusty Johnson will have a powerful ally on his quest to earn a seat in the U.S. Capitol in 2018....
January 12, 2017 - 11:43am
January 10, 2017
Daugaard: Amazon to begin collecting taxes in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Online retail giant Amazon has agreed to begin collecting state and local sales taxes on purchases in South Dakota, Gov. Dennis...
January 10, 2017 - 6:15pm
Daugaard: Debating a bathroom bill shouldn't be a priority
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says that debate over restricting the bathrooms that transgender students can use at school shouldn't be a priority during the 2017 legislative session. Daugaard tells the Argus Leader that he views the debate at the Capitol as unnecessary because...
January 10, 2017 - 11:39am
January 9, 2017
Starting another session: Two returning legislators prepare priorities for Pierre
After a short break from the political arena, two local legislators will return to Pierre with different priorities in mind. Lance Carson, a...
January 9, 2017 - 10:14am
January 4, 2017
DAUGAARD: The importance of South Dakota's Animal Health Laboratory
For a state like South Dakota, with five times as many cattle and twice as many hogs and chickens as we have citizens, livestock health is a...
January 4, 2017 - 5:15pm
December 27, 2016
DAUGAARD: Remembering friends
The years go faster as one gets older, and as 2016 closes, I have been thinking back on the past year. As always, Linda and I have much to be...
December 27, 2016 - 5:10pm
Daugaard to share state of the state Jan. 12
Gov. Dennis Daugaard will share the 2017 State of the State in Mitchell at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, at the Highland Conference Center, Mitchell....
December 27, 2016 - 9:42am
December 15, 2016
Governor's group charts course to fight growing meth use
PIERRE (AP) — The fight against growing methamphetamine use and mounting drug arrests in South Dakota should include a new interstate drug trafficking task force, law changes to allow authorities to wiretap cellphones and a range of other efforts, a state workgroup recommended Thursday....
December 15, 2016 - 11:05am
December 14, 2016
SD GOP electors will vote for Trump on Monday
Two months after calling for President-elect Donald Trump to drop out of the race, Gov. Dennis Daugaard will cast his Electoral College ballot...
December 14, 2016 - 5:36pm
December 13, 2016
DAUGAARD: An overview of the fiscal year 2018 budget proposal
The week of the annual Budget Address is always a busy time in the Capitol Building, and this year is no exception. The halls are filled with...
December 13, 2016 - 5:15pm