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Trump pushes Melania back onto campaign stage
Hacked emails show Clinton aides surprised at 2015 email revelations
Apple seeks to reclaim lost PC market share with new Macs
Trial begins for man accused of killing infant son
Twitter's video-sharing mobile app Vine to close
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.
'Consistent performer': Michels makes plays for Kernels
SD college football preview: Nielson takes on old team in USD-WIU duel
Dordt sweeps Tigers in three sets
Mitchell's Brewster to join Tiger women's basketball
Catching up with former area athletes: Fossum, Juffer lead Coyotes into new swim season
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
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
October 26, 2016
Why the good economy could be a problem for the next president
The U.S. economy is delivering some of the best employment and income gains of the last 40 years, boosting workers in a way that recalls the boom years of the 1980s and 1990s. But while the gains may help Hillary Clinton rebuff Donald Trump's frequent attacks on the state of the nation...
October 26, 2016 - 12:44pm
October 3, 2016
Survey suggests economy will remain weak in Midwest, Plains
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy will continue slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states because of weakness in agriculture and energy businesses. The overall economic index for the region declined to 45.5 in September from August's 47.8....
October 3, 2016 - 11:35am
September 13, 2016
Middle class incomes had their fastest growth on record last year
The incomes of typical Americans rose in 2015 by 5.2 percent, the first significant boost to middle-class pay since the end of the Great Recession...
September 13, 2016 - 2:32pm
September 1, 2016
Midwest economic survey figures show slight improvement
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Figures from a survey of supply managers in nine Midwest and Plains states have risen slightly but still suggest slow or no economic growth ahead, according to a monthly report issued Thursday. The Mid-American Business Conditions index inched up to 47.8 in August...
September 1, 2016 - 11:18am
August 29, 2016
DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Mitchell's "vibrant" and "robust" job market is attracting the attention of area graduates. According to Jacki Miskimins, the regional workforce...
August 29, 2016 - 6:07pm
July 21, 2016
Let me know what you think
Each week the Senate is in session, I travel back and forth from my home in Sioux Falls to Washington, D.C., for hearings, votes, and other meetings....
July 21, 2016 - 11:01am
July 8, 2016
U.S. economy posts largest job gains in eight months in June
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth surged in June as manufacturers and other employers boosted hiring, confirming the economy has regained...
July 8, 2016 - 4:40pm
May 19, 2016
Survey suggests rural economy remains weak in 10 states
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The economy remains sluggish in rural areas of 10 Western and Plains states. The monthly survey of rural bankers released Thursday shows the overall remains in negative territory even though it increased slightly. The index increased to 40.9 in May from April's...
May 19, 2016 - 1:38pm
South Dakotans feeling the effect of the Obama economy
Late last month, the federal government released preliminary numbers on economic growth in the first quarter of 2016, and let me tell you, the...
May 19, 2016 - 11:44am
May 17, 2016
Sales tax revenue rising in Mitchell
What goes down must come up. After three poor months for sales tax revenues in Mitchell, the 2 percent tax imposed on sales and services within...
May 17, 2016 - 6:11pm
April 8, 2016
OPINION: 'Tis the season for hiring
'Tis the season — for hiring. Along with erratic weather, in some circles, spring best known as the season of job fairs. With summer vacation on the horizon for students, upcoming graduates looking for the next step, and a general air of growth and possibility all around, this...
April 8, 2016 - 10:24am
March 19, 2016
LETTER: Reinstate Glass-Steagall before it's too late
To the Editor: "Man," the poet Friedrich Schiller says, "Is greater than his destiny." The question before us all — what is the true nature...
March 19, 2016 - 10:11am
February 1, 2016
Cheap oil won't juice the U.S. economy this time
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumers are cautious about spending their windfall fromcheap gasoline and are saving more, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll and official data, suggesting low oil prices are less of a boon for the U.S. economy than in the past. Commerce Department data...
February 1, 2016 - 6:07pm
Midwest economic survey figures rise for 1st time in months
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — January results from a survey of supply managers in nine states in the Midwest and Plains suggest some improvement in the regional economy, but the conditions apparently didn't engender much optimism from those surveyed, according to a report released Monday....
February 1, 2016 - 12:10pm
January 29, 2016
Study: Davison County needs more workers
Davison County needs more people. That's one of the major takeaways of a recent workforce survey by the Mitchell Area Development Corporation. Hiring difficulties, led by a low number of applicants and a lack of qualified applicants, are among the biggest challenges facing employers...
January 29, 2016 - 5:39pm