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Islamic State leader in charge of foreign attacks killed in Syria
Backers of big wind project near Avon withdraw state permit request
Authorities seeking help in locating suspect in assault on Tyndall officer
Top Democrat urges FBI probe of allegations Russia seeking to influence U.S. vote
Republican state Rep. Dan Dryden dies at 72
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Vikings QB Bridgewater injures knee during practice
Athlete of the week: Kortan, Bon Homme hope to make noise in Class 9AA
Inaugural Kernel Bowl dubbed a success
Dakota State win adds fuel to football rivalry with Dakota Wesleyan
MCS volleyball faces season's challenge with youth
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Margerie Lee Crowe
Gerhard "Gary" Reimnitz
Lawrence O. Strand
Myron "Pat" Buchholz
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
August 13, 2016
LETTER: Vote Trump; not Hillary
To the Editor: I am trying to understand how anyone should vote for a person who has 33,000 secret emails! I absolutely do not trust this woman...
August 13, 2016 - 10:30am
August 3, 2016
Who's ahead? Don't trust the polls until after election day
Before the political conventions, I saw one public-opinion poll that said Hillary Clinton had a double-digit lead over Donald Trump in the race...
August 3, 2016 - 10:18am
August 2, 2016
Foes launch campaign against nonpartisan election measure
PIERRE (AP) — Foes of a constitutional amendment that would remove candidates' party affiliations from primary and general election ballots are casting the measure as a plan to reduce transparency at the polls in an opposition campaign launched Tuesday. Top Republicans including...
August 2, 2016 - 10:32am
July 30, 2016
LETTER: Trump not the answer
To the Editor: Trump is crying foul because he expected everyone to fall in line. He pulled a dirty trick on his running mates by stating if...
July 30, 2016 - 10:00am
June 18, 2016
LETTER: Don't vote just to make history
To the Editor: Are the American people willing to go through the same scenario electing the first woman president, like they did voting for Obama,...
June 18, 2016 - 10:25am
June 14, 2016
Democratic Senate candidate says he has 'good chance' for an upset
A Yankton Democrat arrived in Mitchell on Tuesday seeking support for his bid for the U.S. Senate, and he believes he has "a good chance" to...
June 14, 2016 - 10:08pm
June 7, 2016
Six states casting presidential primary ballots
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton is ready to savor this moment, sailing into the last big round of primaries as the presumptive Democratic...
June 7, 2016 - 8:30am
June 4, 2016
LETTER: Allegations against Van Gerpen not true
To the editor: After reading District 19 Senate candidate Stace Nelson's announcement and comments in various newspapers, brochure and postcard...
June 4, 2016 - 11:03am
LETTER: VanGerpen will be missed in Pierre
To the Editor: I think during this election year of those who will not be returning to Pierre. Sen. Bill VanGerpen is one of those I'll truly...
June 4, 2016 - 10:51am
May 25, 2016
Challenge to ballot measure capping interest rates fails
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota residents may face a confusing scenario at the polls in November: a ballot with two proposals about payday loan interest rates that could have divergent consequences for borrowers and businesses across the state. Secretary of State Shantel Krebs...
May 25, 2016 - 11:44am
May 12, 2016
Attorney general explains referred law regarding elections
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley has released an explanation for a law referred to voters that would revise state election practices. Jackley says the measure won't become law unless approved by a majority vote in the 2016 election. He says it would change election-related...
May 12, 2016 - 12:14pm
April 23, 2016
LETTER: Cruz is a true conservative -- give him a chance
To the Editor: Primary elections are coming in June, and we may have a say in the outcome of a presidential nomination for the first time in...
April 23, 2016 - 9:57am
April 14, 2016
Deadwood mayor wins re-election by a single vote
DEADWOOD (AP) — Deadwood Mayor Chuck Turbiville has retained his position by a single vote, though the result of Tuesday's city election is still unofficial and likely will be recounted. Turbiville got 165 votes and challenger Georgeann Silvernail 164. Silvernail is a longtime city...
April 14, 2016 - 11:42am
April 13, 2016
Technical problems delay Sioux Falls election results
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Malfunctioning memory sticks in ballot-counting machines are being blamed for hiccups in the vote-tallying process during Tuesday's city election in Sioux Falls. Volunteers and members of the city auditor's office worked until about 10:30 p.m. counting the nearly...
April 13, 2016 - 12:20pm
March 19, 2016
LETTER: Vote for president who can grow state, nation
To the Editor: With the current election coming up, I think South Dakota citizens should look deeply into the candidates for whom we are voting....
March 19, 2016 - 10:03am