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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Richard John Huey
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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