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Sources say Clinton campaign also hacked in attacks on Democrats
State Democrats boost Clinton's chances in South Dakota
Marco’s Pizza kicks off first week in Mitchell
Mitchell FCCLA chapter earns top honors in national competition
Palace lighting project pushes forward
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Egg-laying chickens and eggs both up in South Dakota
The end of an era for Salem's Buhler Industries
Land-locked rancher awarded cash in sale of cattle rival said he owned
Fight over electricity for new grain elevator ends in a compromise
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
Unbeaten Angels outlast Pheasants
Postseason amateur baseball roundup: Nolz, Mudcats book spot at state
Freeman Academy, Marion join forces in athletic co-op
Mad Dogs fall to Sioux Falls Saints
Legion baseball all-star teams announced
ACT goes under the sea
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Sophie Van Hyft
Viola "Ole" Terveen
Constance "Connie" C. Perkins
Returning from the battlefield to a battle at home
OUR VIEW: Kudos to city's mosquito control efforts
Tragedies felt in South Dakota
Beating the S.D. heat; old style vs new style
Achieving regulatory reform and improving chemical safety laws
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
July 12, 2016
Supporting renewable energy in SD
In the past decade South Dakota has seen tremendous job creation and capital investment in renewable energy. Wind power has led the way by contributing...
July 12, 2016 - 1:10pm
June 9, 2016
EPA's plan to boost ethanol use in gasoline gets hearing
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Obama administration's proposal to boost the amount of ethanol and other renewable fuels blended into gasoline produced at least one consensus Thursday during the matter's only public hearing: Few, if anyone, is entirely satisfied by the plan. Ethanol...
June 9, 2016 - 8:51am
May 2, 2016
OPINION: The constraints of 'not in my backyard'
"Not in my backyard" is a constraining economic policy. Unfortunately, this has become an all-too-common problem in many areas of our state. We, as citizens of rural South Dakota, should consider unintended consequences carefully before trying to stop a project that brings much-needed...
May 2, 2016 - 5:23pm
April 9, 2016
LETTER: Put wind turbines far from people, homes
To the Editor: Many people think wind turbines will bring in a lot of money for the schools. It will only pay a percentage for five years. The school will be paid so much for each child's tuition, so the smaller schools in the county won't get much money. It will go to the more populated...
April 9, 2016 - 10:20am
April 5, 2016
Appeals court won't overturn wind farm fraud conviction
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A federal appeals court is rejecting an effort by a Salt Lake City man to overturn his conviction for bilking investors in a fraudulent wind farm business, just days after rejecting a similar appeal from the man's sister. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...
April 5, 2016 - 12:45pm
February 29, 2016
Central Electric testing solar power
Wind power is well-known in South Dakota, but solar power may find room to thrive. Central Electric Cooperative, based in Mitchell, recently...
February 29, 2016 - 6:44pm
February 22, 2016
OPINION: Innovation over regulation
Just when many of us were starting to feel the relief of lower gas prices, President Barack Obama put forward a plan to increase the price at...
February 22, 2016 - 11:17am
February 19, 2016
LETTER: Vote yes on HB 1216 for more jobs, water
To the Editor: For more than 40 years, federal law has required that utility companies reimburse customers for excess energy produced from individual...
February 19, 2016 - 11:47am
February 4, 2016
43 state legislators seek Keystone XL approval
About 40 percent of South Dakota's state legislators banded together on Thursday in support of the Keystone XL pipeline. A resolution urging Congress to support and ask the U.S. Secretary of State to approve the 1,179-mile crude oil pipeline from Canada through the United States was...
February 4, 2016 - 4:33pm
MDU Resources profits down in 2015; new refinery loses money
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Bismarck-based MDU Resources Group Inc. has reported a decrease in profits for 2015 due to losses at its North Dakota refinery and warmer winter weather that cut natural gas and electricity sales. The energy, mining and construction company said late Wednesday...
February 4, 2016 - 1:31pm
January 30, 2016
LETTER: County residents deserve say on wind farm
To the Editor: In The Daily Republic article dated Dec. 31, Jeff Bathke, the Davison County zoning administrator, was interviewed about the zoning...
January 30, 2016 - 9:44am
January 20, 2016
NorthWestern customers to see reduced rate increase
The price of electricity has risen for some South Dakotans, but NorthWestern Energy customers will notice a decrease in their rates next month. On Jan. 1, NorthWestern Energy instituted its 15.5 percent rate increase, which was approved by the South Dakota Utilities Commission in...
January 20, 2016 - 9:47am
January 17, 2016
LETTER: Read the paper, know how your politicians are voting
To the Editor: It is apparent to me that Jerry Rubendall doesn't read the paper as faithfully as I do. It should be apparent to the voters in South Dakota that this 2016 is a year to vote for a representative again. All of a sudden she is concerned about the Indians in the state....
January 17, 2016 - 2:24pm
December 30, 2015
New regulations likely for potential wind farms in Davison County
Davison County is getting serious about its wind tower ordinances. While county residents west of Mitchell await a decision to allow or block a $40 million, 9- to 11-turbine wind farm, the Davison County Planning and Zoning office is working to establish a set of 12 additions to the...
December 30, 2015 - 4:46pm
December 26, 2015
LETTER: Noem working to help ethanol
To the Editor: In response to Virginia Muirhead's claim that U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem is for big oil and not ethanol, I say nonsense. To claim that Rep. Noem voted in favor of cutting ethanol production and usage is blatantly false. She has consistently been a champion for the agriculture...
December 26, 2015 - 9:13am