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78-year-old man who died in crash in Vermillion identified
Daniel the emotional support duck takes his first plane ride, soars in popularity
Clinton adding some staff in Utah as her campaign eyes expansion into red states
Was the Declaration of Independence 'defaced'? Experts say yes.
Senior living business is booming in Mitchell
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
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Byers leads Class A pack into the state meet
Kernels put away pesky Bobcats in five sets
Bono, Kocers aiming high for SDSU wrestling this season
Area volleyball roundup: Thunder drop Golden Eagles in prep volleyball
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
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
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
Irene Marie Ryan
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
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
January 4, 2011
State GOP chairman steps down
PIERRE -- State Sen. Bob Gray said Monday he won't seek a second two-year term as chairman for the South Dakota Republican Party. The Pierre legislator was at the helm during one of the Republican Party's strongest election performances in decades. Republicans swept every...
January 4, 2011 - 7:54am
Herseth Sandlin misses 17 votes in final days
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin has missed 17 votes in the waning days of her term in the U.S. House. The Democratic congresswoman, whose last full day in office is today, skipped the votes during the final days of the 2011 session, which concluded in December. Herseth Sandlin...
January 4, 2011 - 7:52am
December 6, 2010
Democrat leader says party can compete and win
The South Dakota Democratic Party is down but it isn't out, according to Ben Nesselhuf, who was chosen Saturday to lead the state party. Democratic candidates were pounded on Nov. 2, as Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin was defeated, all statewide candidates lost in landslides and...
December 6, 2010 - 8:41am
December 1, 2010
Ousted congresswoman says she has 'no regrets'
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin admits she was pained by her election defeat, but she's not ready to announce an end to her political career. "I can't assess the odds, but I'm not going to close any doors," Herseth Sandlin said when asked the chances of her running for office again...
December 1, 2010 - 8:45am
November 26, 2010
Armour native climbs political ranks
Tony Venhuizen is able to look Gov.-elect Dennis Daugaard right in the eye and tell him he thinks he's wrong. "I've done that many times....
November 26, 2010 - 7:54am
November 24, 2010
Incumbent loses after recount in Sanborn Co.
WOONSOCKET -- An independent candidate will represent Letcherarea residents on the Sanborn County Commission. A recount conducted Monday in the District 5 commissioner's race resulted in Gary Blindauer receiving one more vote, giving him an 82-to-77 vote win over Democratic incumbent...
November 24, 2010 - 10:27am
November 17, 2010
Tripp-Delmont election remains same after recount
A recount of Tripp-Delmont's representation measure Monday showed the same outcome -- a defeat by five votes. District voters opposed changing the school board's representation from geographic areas to at-large seats 225 to 220 on Nov. 2. After the school board canvassed...
November 17, 2010 - 4:38pm
November 11, 2010
Marking: Noem was 'third best' candidate
B. Thomas Marking was disappointed not only with his showing in South Dakota's three-way U.S. House race, but also with the order of the top-two finishers. "I think that was probably the third-best choice," Marking said this week of the winner, Kristi Noem. Marking was the...
November 11, 2010 - 8:11am
November 5, 2010
County panel certifies election results
The Davison County commissioners, acting as the county canvassing board, officially certified the results of Tuesday's general election, as part of the commissioners' weekly meeting Thursday at the courthouse. The regular Tuesday meeting was moved to Thursday because of the election. ...
November 5, 2010 - 12:26pm
Dusty Johnson among those named to Daugaard transition team
PIERRE -- Dusty Johnson, of Mitchell, has been named to the transition team for Gov.-elect Dennis Daugaard and Lt. Gov.-elect Matt Michels. Daugaard and Michels announced their team Thursday. Johnson, who won a resounding re-election to the South Dakota Public Utilities...
November 5, 2010 - 12:25pm
Group: Support of ag subsidies cost Herseth Sandlin in election
WASHINGTON -- An Environmental Working Group analysis of the 2010 mid-term election results shows that for besieged rural Democrats, voting for the 2008 farm bill and its subsidies for the largest and wealthiest agribusiness operations failed to shield them from the Republican wave,...
November 5, 2010 - 12:24pm
November 4, 2010
Recounts possible in 3 area races
Two area state House incumbents and an area county commission candidate will need to decide soon if they will seek a recount in their races. District 22 Rep. Quinten Burg, D-Wessington Springs, is 81 votes behind Republican Jim White, of Huron. White leads with 4,607 votes compared...
November 4, 2010 - 8:02am
After vote, little change predicted
The vote is over and numerous acres of city-owned land near Lake Mitchell are "permanently dedicated for public use as parks." What difference...
November 4, 2010 - 7:56am
November 3, 2010
Unofficial results of all the issues on Mitchell voters' ballots
Unofficial results of all the issues on Mitchell voters' ballots: U.S. House Noem, 48 percent Herseth Sandlin, 46 percent Marking, 6 percent Governor Daugaard, 62 percent Heidepriem, 38 percent Secretary of state Gant, 54 percent Nesselhuf, 39 percent Stacey, 7...
November 3, 2010 - 9:25am
Area legislative races: Two recounts possible
Two area legislative races might face a recount after results were reported Tuesday night on the secretary of state's website. The District 22 House race features a tight race for the second seat and was marked as a possible recount. Republican challenger Jim White, of Huron,...
November 3, 2010 - 9:12am