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Alexandria teen dies in Saturday morning crash
Sioux Falls police looking for suspect in Saturday stabbing
Crow Peak wildfire still uncontained; personnel up to 135
One dies, four injured in rural Davison County crash
A crackdown on curfews
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Grilling time
South Dakota crops continue to be rated in good shape
State advising residents to hold off on treating ash trees
Hot, dry weather affecting South Dakota hay fields, pastures
Credit crunch for farm renters compounds stress on U.S. growers
Post 18 sweeps Aberdeen
Amateur baseball roundup: Mad Dogs top Platte
Waddell takes 79th in first event
Mitchell basketball team wins Wisconsin tournament
Mitchell Mustangs win Yankton tournament
Couple plan July wedding
50 years celebrated by Mitchell couple
Platte couple mark 50th anniversary
Former Mitchell man celebrates 90th
Couple hold reception to celebrate wedding
Dylan William Mentele
Orin Robert Van Zee
Byron L. Burnham
LETTER: We need a little room to ride
LETTER: How can Thune endorse Trump?
Pat Adam, a self-assured, gracious woman
Field hearing important step to fixing Indian Health Service
OUR VIEW: Research, thoughtful analysis needed for Medicaid
One big catch, a second state record: Manning shoots state record smallmouth buffalo
Wiltz: A bucket list and catching an afflicted fish
Wiltz: The why to when and where we hunt
The good and bad that can get ugly
The ins and outs of handguns and concealed carry
April 9, 2014
Woman who challenged ballot says she can't pay court-ordered $35k
PIERRE — The woman who tried to get a state legislator removed from the election ballot in 2012 said Monday she refuses to pay the $35,881.60 she now owes for the legislator’s attorney fees and court costs. “I don’t have any money. I don’t have any property. I have nothing,”...
News / politics
April 9, 2014 - 6:57am
February 5, 2014
Guymon's election lawsuit dismissed
A lawsuit filed by a losing candidate contesting the results of the June 2012 election for the Mitchell Board of Education has been dismissed....
News / local
February 5, 2014 - 9:40pm
November 27, 2013
High court affirms Jerauld state's attorney win
By Dirk Lammers SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The man who won the state's attorney's race in Jerauld County last November is the rightful holder of the office, even though he simultaneously ran for the position in a neighboring county, the South Dakota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. Dedrich...
News / state
November 27, 2013 - 6:49pm
August 28, 2013
Records link GOP activist to illegal robo-calls
BRANDON (AP) — Phone, Internet and credit card records connect Daniel Willard to a phone that generated illegal robocalls attacking South Dakota Republican leaders before the 2012 election, a prosecutor said during the trial of the GOP activist. Willard's lawyer said Tuesday...
News / politics
August 28, 2013 - 11:22am
April 30, 2013
Judge questions whether lawmaker can push robo-call case in courts
SD robo-call case might go a different direction SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota state senator is considering filing a federal complaint against those who operated a robo-call campaign criticizing some Republican legislators last year. Dakota Dunes lawmaker Dan Lederman has already...
News / state / politics / crime
April 30, 2013 - 2:13pm
March 22, 2013
Judge finds candidacy lawsuit malicious, frivolous
PIERRE (AP) -- A South Dakota judge has found that a lawsuit challenging the candidacy of a state lawmaker was frivolous and was filed for malicious...
News / politics / state
March 22, 2013 - 3:36pm
February 4, 2013
OPINION: Facts are clear: Romney was better choice for trailer industry, Trail King
On Jan. 9, Mr. Owen Reitzel criticized the CEO of Trail King for suggesting to Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., on a recent visit to Mitchell, that business...
opinion / politics / business
February 4, 2013 - 9:14pm
January 25, 2013
New SD economic development program taking shape
PIERRE -- The Legislature's Republican and Democratic leaders want to go back to the future with their support for a new package of tax incentives...
News / state / business
January 25, 2013 - 5:50am
January 14, 2013
OUR VIEW: SD needs to attract business projects
Even as we wrote it, we knew that our late-October endorsement of Referred Law 14 was fraught with questions and concerns. If passed, the proposal...
opinion / editorials / state / business
January 14, 2013 - 10:53pm
January 9, 2013
Judge rules in Jerauld County election dispute
WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- A judge has cleared up confusion over who is the state's attorney of Jerauld County, for now. Judge Jon Erickson filed a decision Tuesday morning stating Dedrich "Deach" Koch, a Buffalo County resident of Gann Valley, lawfully won the June 2012 Republican primary...
News / state / politics
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Gunkel ready to make 'good changes'
Christie Gunkel says she's more than ready to take over as Davison County's new treasurer. "I've spent the last few days reading codified...
News / local
January 4, 2013 - 6:40am
December 17, 2012
SD to cast official presidential vote Monday
PIERRE (AP) -- The presidential election has long been declared, but a historic tradition remains: casting the official electoral college ballots. South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard, Lt. Gov. Matt Michels, Attorney General Marty Jackley and the state's electoral college electors...
News / state
December 17, 2012 - 6:59am
December 12, 2012
Chamber chief: Voters didn't believe arguments
A ballot issue that was defeated in the November election has the state chamber of commerce evaluating how to better communicate with voters....
News / business / state
December 12, 2012 - 5:44am
December 11, 2012
AG: Sioux Falls man faces robo-call charges
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says a complaint filed in Lake County accuses a Sioux Falls man of four counts of election law violations related to robo-calls made in September. The state is alleging that 31-year-old Daniel Willard made calls identifying...
News / crime / state / politics
December 11, 2012 - 12:40pm
Gov. promised businesses $5 million before voters rejected program
PIERRE -- Commitments made behind the scenes by Gov.
News / state / business
December 11, 2012 - 6:05am