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Robbery count rises in 2-mile area of Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls man convicted in sex trafficking case
Officials say cold weather won't stop pine beetles
SD delegation seeks to head off Corps plan to charge for water
SD leads region in wetland determination backlog
Kernel basketball scrimmage
Ravens top Vikings in frantic finish 29-26
Winner crowns four at tournament
Monday's Sports Schedule: 12/09
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BACK IN TIME: Mitchell Main Street circa 1910
Rice, Loes married in Mitchell ceremony
Hagemann to celebrate 80th birthday
Sopoci to celebrate 80 years
McCann, Ailts plan January wedding
LENTSCH: Look beyond next year’s crops, calves
OPINION: 5 lessons from Nelson Mandela
Quip of the Week
OPINION: Allow all media access to Benda case files
LETTER: God’s imagination led to wonderful creation
From Asia to Doland: South Dakota pheasant historical timeline
CRP: Coyote Reproduction Program?
When birds are few, pheasant hunting is about the ‘experience’
Wind Cave bird count planned for Dec. 15
Summit aims to get farmers, hunters both on side of pheasants
Harlan Wesley Tlustos
Lucille C. Jones
John S Thomas
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
August 13, 2013
Insufficient education draining small towns
To the Editor: Why is Vermillion, a college community, growing while Milbank, a rural community, is not? Cash flow. Cash flow comes to a college community through student loans. Taxes leave every rural community to become student loans. Those loans, coupled with an insufficient...
opinion / letters
August 13, 2013 - 12:30pm