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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Gayville-Volin sweeps Great Plains Conference meet
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
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
Dorothy Marie Callies
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
April 20, 2018
Rural bankers survey drops slightly in April
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of bankers shows that concerns over a trade war have hurt confidence in the economy in rural parts of 10...
April 20, 2018 - 3:36pm
April 4, 2018
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
Thanks to President Donald Trump, China just dealt U.S. farmers their latest blow. The Asian country said Wednesday, April 4, it plans to impose...
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
April 2, 2018
Trucking prices set for new surge as U.S. keeps tabs on drivers
A U.S. trucking shortage that has pushed up freight costs for everything from cereal to toothbrushes is about to get worse. On Sunday, police...
April 2, 2018 - 1:10pm
March 13, 2018
State board makes grants and loans for economic development projects
PIERRE — Two communities in eastern South Dakota received approval for local infrastructure grants Tuesday from the state Board of Economic Development. North Sioux City will get $250,000 of state assistance for expanding Flynn industrial park to host several additional businesses....
March 13, 2018 - 12:14pm
March 6, 2018
Sales tax breaks: A long list of exemptions
The list of sales tax exemptions in South Dakota is long and varied. Agriculture is the largest and most costly in lost revenues with more than...
March 6, 2018 - 3:28pm
Some sales tax exemptions date back decades
State revenue data show that the 4.5 percent state sales tax paid by consumers topped $958 million in fiscal year 2017. Add in the sales taxes...
March 6, 2018 - 3:25pm
Sales tax breaks: Consumers pay, big businesses get exemptions
You pay it when you buy a pair of jeans, a couch or a loaf of bread. Many shoppers don't even notice the small tax assessed at the bottom of...
March 6, 2018 - 3:09pm
March 5, 2018
US oil expected to meet most of world's growth in demand
HOUSTON (AP) — A global energy watchdog says booming production in the United States will meet most of the world's growth in demand for oil...
March 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 2, 2018
The economy added 200,000 jobs in January
WASHINGTON - The economy added 200,000 jobs in January as the unemployment rate stayed at 4.1 percent, federal economists reported Friday. Analysts...
February 2, 2018 - 10:30am
January 31, 2018
Grand Forks city leaders want to use a million-dollar art project to boost the local economy
GRAND FORKS, ND — A million dollar light project could soon light up streets in Grand Forks. It's all part of a push to build the local economy...
January 31, 2018 - 10:01am
January 26, 2018
US economic growth slowed in 2017's fourth quarter, missing Trump's targets
WASHINGTON - The U.S. gross domestic product, a broad measure of the economy, increased by 2.3 percent in 2017, federal economists reported Friday....
January 26, 2018 - 9:41am
January 19, 2018
Economic troubles in Tripp
TRIPP — Tripp can't seem to catch a break. In the past months, two major businesses in the Hutchinson County town — CashSmart and...
January 19, 2018 - 3:45pm
December 31, 2017
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
BUCKEYE, Iowa - "Come on! Come on! Go girls!" Annette Sweeney was on horseback, hollering at her chocolate-colored cows on a perfect Iowa morning,...
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
December 26, 2017
Retailers see biggest increase in holiday sales since 2011, report says
Consumer confidence, robust online shopping activity and a slew of procrastinators helped boost holiday retail sales this year to record-setting...
December 26, 2017 - 4:37pm
December 23, 2017
LETTER: Tax 'reform' a sham
To the Editor: Congress' shamefully nicknamed and just passed "tax reform" legislation was not a victory for anyone but corporations and the...
December 23, 2017 - 11:00am