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Semi fire shuts down I-29 south near Fargo
Man, 66, killed in crash near Summit
Hughes County stalls wind farm projects to study ordinances
Rangeland in South Dakota still recovering from fire
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
AgweekTV: Better grilling
Escaped cow wanders Mitchell park; lured home with corn
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
Strikeouts mount for struggling Sano
Dozier's homer leads Twins past Rays
Winner's Kuil takes home two titles and Class A MVP honors as Warriors place fourth
Haring claims high jump title, sets Kernel record
O'Bryan pulls another upset, wins Class B long jump
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Daniel Robert Fritz
Karen L. Wright
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
LETTER: Forum clarifications
LETTER: A day we hold sacred
LETTER: Unjustified criticism
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
The Rev. Gerald J. Thury
Jim & Elizabeth Wieczorek
May 20, 2017
DAUGAARD: South Dakota works
In South Dakota we have the third lowest unemployment rate in the nation. This is a source of pride, but it's also a double-edged sword. Because...
May 20, 2017 - 8:15am
April 19, 2017
Enertech employees laid off could return
A ray of hope remains for the 27 employees laid off by Enertech Global's Mitchell manufacturing plant. According to Enertech Chief Financial...
April 19, 2017 - 5:34pm
January 10, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 10, 2017 - 1:18pm
December 28, 2016
Trump to unveil 'positive' economic move for U.S. workers
PALM BEACH, Fla. -- U.S. President-elect Donald Trump plans to make an announcement related to the economy on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 28, his...
December 28, 2016 - 11:56am
December 2, 2016
U.S. payrolls rise solidly; jobless rate falls to nine-year low
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. employers boosted hiring in November and the unemployment rate dropped to a more than nine-year low of 4.6 percent,...
December 2, 2016 - 11:32am
November 24, 2016
South Dakota economy is increasingly off track
PIERRE — Something mysterious is holding back South Dakota's retail economy. People are working like never before, but they don't seem to be spending in the amounts expected, at least not with South Dakota businesses. Consider these two sets of statistics: South Dakota had one...
November 24, 2016 - 2:10pm
November 3, 2016
U.S. jobless claims rise; layoffs at five-month low
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose to near a three-month high last week, but remained below...
November 3, 2016 - 11:23am
October 25, 2016
White House urges ban on non-compete agreements for many workers
(Reuters) - The Obama administration on Tuesday called on U.S. states to ban agreements prohibiting many workers from moving to their employers'...
October 25, 2016 - 4:36pm
August 1, 2016
California-based ag tech company expanding in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A California-based agricultural technology company is adding more than 90 positions in the next two years at its national operations center in Sioux Falls. Farmers Business Network says that will triple the number of employees in South Dakota's largest city. Gov....
August 1, 2016 - 11:13am
July 13, 2016
Webinar on hiring people with disabilities slated
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota employers who want to start hiring people with disabilities can watch a webinar to learn more about the process and available resources. The offering from the Department of Labor and Regulation and the South Dakota Retailers Association is scheduled for...
July 13, 2016 - 11:05am
May 10, 2016
Sioux Falls restaurants struggling to find enough workers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The growing appetite for new restaurants in Sioux Falls has left some food service managers starving for workers to fill vacant positions. Over the last five years, the number of restaurant job openings in the city has nearly tripled, rising from about 500 in...
May 10, 2016 - 1:15pm
State department says youth should use employment services
PIERRE (AP) — The state Department of Labor and Regulation says young adults finalizing their summer plans should pay a visit to their local department office for employment services. Labor and Regulation Secretary Marcia Hultman says high school and college students, as well as...
May 10, 2016 - 12:16pm
March 7, 2016
Sioux Falls looks within community for more workers
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls is putting more focus on training and developing workers who are already in the community, after years of trying to recruit workers from other areas has failed to put much of a dent in the city's workforce needs. The city's homegrown workforce...
March 7, 2016 - 11:29am
September 29, 2015
USPS needs more workers in South Dakota for upcoming season
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service needs more workers in South Dakota for the upcoming holiday season and plans to hire 58 people. The Postal Service says additional clerks, carriers and mail handlers are needed at processing facilities in Sioux Falls, Rapid City, Huron...
September 29, 2015 - 2:54pm
August 18, 2015
Kmart workers in Spearfish should be able to find new jobs
SPEARFISH (AP) — Economic development officials in Spearfish say plenty of job openings exist for Kmart employees who will soon be out of work. The retailer announced earlier this month that it plans to close the Kmart store in Spearfish, putting 51 employees out of work. The...
August 18, 2015 - 2:44pm