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Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Records reveal years of child abuse in former Minnesota family driven over cliff in California
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Gayville-Volin sweeps Great Plains Conference meet
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Dorothy Marie Callies
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
August 19, 2014
Hedge funds extend longest soy bear run since 2006
NEW YORK — Hedge funds extended the longest bearish streak for soybeans in eight years as improving crop conditions bolster prospects for a record harvest in the U.S., the world’s largest grower. Money managers have been betting on declines for five straight weeks, the most...
August 19, 2014 - 8:49am
August 4, 2014
Standard & Poor's upgrades SD's rating
PIERRE (AP) — Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has changed its outlook on South Dakota's credit rating for the better. Gov.
August 4, 2014 - 10:23pm
July 30, 2014
DAUGAARD: State on sound fiscal footing
Recently, South Dakota hosted visits from Moody's and from Standard & Poor's, as we prepare for a bond issue by the South Dakota Building Authority...
July 30, 2014 - 9:51pm
July 27, 2014
Some in Congress push to roll back futures regulations
WASHINGTON (AP) — David Fiebiger watched the collapse of trading company MF Global and understood the need to increase regulations in commodities markets. He just didn't think the misdeeds of a big firm would have much effect on him or his Finley, N.D.-based operation. The...
July 27, 2014 - 11:36pm
July 11, 2014
Report: Nearly 150 South Dakotans could use federal program to reduce mortgage payments
Nearly 150 South Dakotans could lower their house payments by using the federal Home Affordable Refinance Program, according to a story this week in The Washington Post. According to the Post’s research of Federal Housing Finance Agency records, 140 South Dakota homeowners would...
July 11, 2014 - 11:09pm
ADVICE: Delaying Social Security draw could increase lifetime income
By Tim Marema and Roberto Gallardo The Daily Yonder Davison County residents who are nearing retirement age can increase their lifetime income if they can wait a bit to start drawing Social Security benefits. In Davison County, 2,514 residents — or 12.7 percent of the population...
July 11, 2014 - 5:08pm
July 1, 2014
Wheat prices fall as global supply ramps up
By Megan Durisin CHICAGO — Hedge funds got more bearish on wheat as predictions for ample global supplies spurred the largest rout in prices since 2011. Money managers are holding the biggest bet against wheat prices since mid-February. Global stockpiles will reach a three-...
July 1, 2014 - 9:31am
June 17, 2014
SD retirement, unemployment trust funds regain financial strengths
PIERRE -- Their latest reports show South Dakota's trust funds for government retirees and jobless workers have regained their footing financially. Both the South Dakota Retirement System and the state unemployment insurance program hit rough spots during and after the 2008-2009...
June 17, 2014 - 10:31pm
June 9, 2014
Obama to issue order easing student loan debt payments
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — President Barack Obama will issue an executive action today aimed at making it easier for young people to avoid trouble...
June 9, 2014 - 7:21am
April 3, 2014
SD retirement system investments have risen in value
PIERRE -- The investment portfolio grew 13.6 percent in market value during the past nine months for the South Dakota Retirement System. That came on the heels of a 19 percent gain in fiscal 2013. But in reporting those results Thursday, state investment officer Matt Clark said...
April 3, 2014 - 5:13pm
March 21, 2014
Former owner warns about Dakota Southern’s late payments
Rail authority unable to keep up on repayment of state loan because rail company hasn't paid it's bills.
March 21, 2014 - 7:16am
March 20, 2014
Mitchell financial adviser qualifi es again for Court of the Table
Michael Mohr, Mitchell, has qualified for the exclusive “Court of the Table” of the Million Dollar Round Table, the premier association of financial professionals. Mohr, a financial adviser representing Northwestern Mutual, is an eight-year MDRT and a twotime Court of the...
March 20, 2014 - 6:39pm
March 17, 2014
Wheat enters bull market as Ukraine turmoil boosts US exports
CHICAGO — Wheat futures, off to the best start to a year since 2008, entered a bull market Wednesday as shipping delays in Canada and Argentina and turmoil in Ukraine boost prospects for U.S. exports
March 17, 2014 - 11:10pm
Is virus-inflated US hog market bubble about to burst?
CHICAGO/NEW YORK -- Fund managers and traders have chased hog prices on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange to record highs on fear of a deadly pig virus, but a market reversal is likely if government data in the next two weeks shows no major damage from the disease. At $14 billion, lean...
March 17, 2014 - 11:06pm
March 14, 2014
Plan to unwind Fannie, Freddie pits taxpayers vs. shareholders
Legislation backed by Tim Johnson, D-S.D., would leave questions about where profits go - to investors or the government.
March 14, 2014 - 7:44am