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Are these 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe
Country star Kenny Chesney aims to fix U.S. Bank Stadium's acoustics
How most leadership training programs fail women
Second panel of legislators wades into GEAR UP fight
Everything you forgot about Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake's 2004 Super Bowl controversy
Map shows North Dakota, South Dakota among 7 states to not submit proposal for new Amazon HQ
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Area prep volleyball roundup: Canistota edges Freeman in five sets
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
DWU basketball coaches to speak at Mitchell Quarterback Club
DWU's Tuner named GPAC offensive player of the week for third time this season
Here's something we haven't seen from Wild winger Chris Stewart: goals, not fights
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
Laurie Kay Nelson
Anna Frances "Ann" VanderPol
Alexa Nicole McKenzie
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: A new book tells Tom Berry story
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
LETTER: A new wonder at the theater
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
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
Annika Russell - Bridal Shower
Paulson Five Generations
July 2, 2013
ORSZAG: Why are so many college graduates driving taxis?
It's a parent's nightmare: shelling out big money for college, then seeing the graduate unable to land a job that requires high-level skills....
July 2, 2013 - 8:26am
Survey: Midwest, Plains economy strong
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The economy remains strong in nine Midwest and Plains states, but a monthly survey of business leaders released Monday suggests the growth rate may slow in the months ahead. The overall index for the region declined to 55.6 in June from 56.2 in May, but any...
July 2, 2013 - 8:14am
June 20, 2013
Economy strong in rural parts of 10 states
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The economy in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states remains strong as healthy rainfall this spring helps crops get established. The overall economic index for the region grew to 60.5 in June from May's 58.8.
June 20, 2013 - 3:15pm
June 17, 2013
NOEM: House working to promote a healthy economy
It's hard to believe that we are already halfway through the year with summer in full swing. If you're like me, it's easy to lose track of days...
June 17, 2013 - 12:25pm
June 10, 2013
SD officials say state GDP up 1.9 percent in 2012
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota officials say a preliminary estimate indicates that the state's gross domestic product rose by 1.9 percent last year. GDP statistics are released by the U.S. Commerce Department as a measure of comprehensive economic activity. GDP is the sum of all goods...
June 10, 2013 - 4:22pm
June 3, 2013
Iowa, SD lead region in economic growth
Iowa topped the Midwest region for economic growth in May, and South Dakota came in second among nine states. The Institute for Supply Management, formerly the Purchasing Management Association, began formally surveying its membership in 1931 to gauge business conditions. The Creighton...
June 3, 2013 - 2:41pm
Midwest, Plains economy still growing steadily
June 3, 2013 - 2:39pm
May 13, 2013
Brighter light to shine on big-project breaks
PIERRE -- The state Board of Economic Development adopted a change Monday regarding refunds of sales, use and construction-excise taxes for big business projects. The refund applications that business developers file will remain confidential -- but only until they notify the board...
May 13, 2013 - 9:42pm
May 1, 2013
Midwest, Plains economic survey index dips
May 1, 2013 - 7:24am
April 29, 2013
Sales tax revenue up throughout Black Hills
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Sales tax revenue figures indicate business is booming in Rapid City and communities across western South Dakota's Black Hills. Energy activity in neighboring North Dakota is one likely reason. Rapid City saw a $7 million increase in municipal tax revenue collections...
April 29, 2013 - 8:31am
April 18, 2013
Rural Midwest bankers expect more economic growth
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A monthly survey of bankers says that strong farm income continues to boost the economy in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states. The overall economic index for the region grew to 58.3 in April from March's 56.9. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss...
April 18, 2013 - 8:56pm
April 1, 2013
Midwest economy: March state-by-state glance
The Institute for Supply Management, formerly the Purchasing Management Association, began formally surveying its membership in 1931 to gauge business conditions. The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group uses the same methodology as the national survey to consult supply managers...
April 1, 2013 - 1:54pm
Survey suggests Midwest economy improving
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A big jump in new orders suggests the economy is improving in nine Midwest and Plains states, but it's too soon to say whether that trend will continue, according to a monthly survey released Monday. The overall economic index for the region increased to 58.2...
April 1, 2013 - 1:50pm
March 30, 2013
Mitchell's jobless rate hits 4.6 percent
The number of unemployed people in Mitchell rose for the fourth straight month in February. Between October and February, the number of...
March 30, 2013 - 5:44am
March 29, 2013
Dakotas are opposite in personal income increase
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Oil-rich North Dakota and drought-stricken South Dakota are at opposite ends of the rankings when it comes to personal income last year. New numbers from the Bureau of Economic Analysis show that North Dakota had a 12.4 percent over-the-year increase in personal...
March 29, 2013 - 1:18pm