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Police: Mount Vernon man raped 7-year-old boy in exchange for video game
School board to hold public budget hearing
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
Police: Man threatens children with gun in Sioux Falls
Car hits, injures 2 pedestrian in Sioux Falls
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
Ailing Sano out for second day
Jets draft Samberg in second round
Dozier, Gimenez power Twins past Indians
Spieth birdies last for one-shot lead at Travelers
Sons of Brind'Amour, Primeau go on Day 2 of draft
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
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
Barry Dean Grabenstein
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
LETTER: Spending millions on lake fix needs guarantee
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
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