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Musick, Putnam officially candidates for school board
House sends raw-milk legislation to governor
Legislature sets minimum distances for other vehicles to pass bicyclists
Senate endorses driving 75 while passing on two-lane roads
Taliaferro arrest drama takes new turn in Senate
AgweekTV: Local pilots concerned about increased UAV use
Andover man develops program to help farmers calculate costs
Egg production from South Dakota chickens down 8 percent
Better Choices, Better Health workshop coming to Mitchell
Scott Supply marks 100 years of business, growth this year
Longtime Northern State wrestling coach stepping down
Postseason boys basketball games postponed
SD Sportswriters Association Polls
Athlete of the week: Blasius picked as Class B's outstanding wrestler at tourney
Tuesday's sports schedule
Mount Vernon couple to celebrate 50th
Geddes woman celebrates 90th
Area couple wed in October ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 85th
Area couple plan March 6 wedding
Delmar F. Toupal
Lucille "Sally" Houda
I pledge resilience
OUR VIEW: Wrestling, what a brutal sport
MILLARD: Thune's Internet legislation meant to protect Web from FCC
ROZUM: Two weeks left
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Pheasants Forever office wants to protect fowls' habitat
33 mountain lions killed so far in Black Hills season
GF&P offering new flower mix for statewide food plot program
SD seeks comments for Black Hills fisheries management plans
WILTZ: As the song says, 'Dream a little dream with me'
January 14, 2014
Noem joins Boehner to criticize Democrats' leadership on economy
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Kristi Noem is criticizing the Democrats' handling of the economy. The Republican says her state's low unemployment rate is proof that the GOP is a better steward of the economy. Noem joined House Speaker John Boehner and other members of House Republican...
news / politics
January 14, 2014 - 1:35pm
January 3, 2014
Sunny outlook for Midwest economy
Survey of business leaders in nine regional states says conditions will slowly improve.
news / business
January 3, 2014 - 7:40am
December 22, 2013
OPINION: Ag income sustains state
A recent report on the economic impact on South Dakota by the agricultural industry illustrates why it is important to the state that a new farm bill is approved by Congress. State Bureau of Finance and Management economist Jim Terwilliger told South Dakota Banking Commission members...
opinion / editorials
December 22, 2013 - 9:10am
December 2, 2013
Slow growth likely in 9 Midwest, Plains states
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The temporary resolution of the budget stalemate in Washington, D.C., has made business leaders more optimistic in nine Midwest and Plains states, but only modest economic growth is expected in the near future. The monthly survey's overall economic index crept...
news / business
December 2, 2013 - 2:08pm
October 5, 2013
People for jobs: Manufacturers seek workers for $423 million local industry
How important is manufacturing to Mitchell’s economy? During the 2013 fiscal year — July 2012 through this past June — manufacturers in the city generated sales of about $423 million. That was 28 percent, or nearly one-third, of Mitchell’s total sales economy during those...
news / local
October 5, 2013 - 8:48am
September 6, 2013
August jobs report is expected to be solid, but economic recovery still hasn't taken off
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy apparently delivered another solid month of job gains in August, but the looming fiscal fight in Congress, coupled with tension in the Middle East, could test the resiliency of the recovery.
September 6, 2013 - 4:21pm
September 3, 2013
Midwest, Plains economy should keep growing
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The economy should continue growing during the rest of 2013 in nine Midwest and Plains states but at a much slower pace than earlier this year, according to a monthly survey of business leaders that was released Tuesday. The survey's overall economic index remained...
September 3, 2013 - 9:20pm
Midwest economy: May 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 and...
September 3, 2013 - 9:16pm
Study reports workers' wages stagnant this Labor Day
With the last Labor Day hot dogs and family outings finished, it's now back to work after Labor Day for South Dakota's and the nation's workers. However, for many this Labor Day week, a new study shows their wages have increased only pennies over past seven years. That's the conclusion...
news / state
September 3, 2013 - 7:00am
August 15, 2013
SD July jobless rate drops 0.6 percent over year
PIERRE (AP) — The state Bureau of Labor Statistics says South Dakota's unemployment rate in July was 3.9 percent, unchanged from June and down from 4.5 percent in July 2012. The state's labor force in July increased by 1.6 percent over the year to 449,000, and the level of unemployed...
news / state
August 15, 2013 - 8:23pm