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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
April 9, 2018
Cyberattack 'wake-up call' puts pipeline industry in hot seat
A cyberattack that U.S. natural gas pipeline owners weren't required to report has lawmakers taking a closer look at how the industry is handling...
April 9, 2018 - 11:13am
March 19, 2018
'Netflix for oil' setting stage for $1 trillion data battle
A battle for big data is brewing in the oil patch. The service companies that map underground pockets of oil, drill the wells and lift crude...
March 19, 2018 - 1:38pm
February 21, 2018
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Some Republicans have very slowly come around to an idea that is anathema to their less-is-more governing philosophy: raising the federal tax...
February 21, 2018 - 11:32am
January 24, 2018
Koch network asks Trump not to raise gas tax for roads
The influential Koch political network is urging President Donald Trump to reject a proposal made by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to increase...
January 24, 2018 - 11:52am
January 8, 2018
Several businesses report of gas odor throughout Mitchell
Several businesses reported of a strong gas odor on Monday afternoon in Mitchell. But the source of the sour smell is harmless, according to...
January 8, 2018 - 4:40pm
January 4, 2018
Growing gas prices this year?
This year may not be great for motorists. Several national reports are anticipating the average price for gasoline will jump in 2018. According...
January 4, 2018 - 7:53am
October 2, 2017
Death of gas and diesel begins as GM announces plans for 'all-electric future'
After nearly a century of building vehicles powered by fossil fuels, General Motors -- one of the world's largest automakers -- announced Monday...
October 2, 2017 - 2:59pm
May 24, 2017
Higher gas price won't affect weekend tourism, officials say
Even with the price of gasoline 10 cents higher than last year, tourism officials expect a strong turnout this Memorial Day weekend. "Memorial...
May 24, 2017 - 4:12pm
December 20, 2016
Obama bans new oil, gas drilling off Alaska, part of Atlantic shore
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday permanently banned new oil and gas drilling in federal waters in the Atlantic and...
December 20, 2016 - 3:26pm
November 1, 2016
Colonial may open key U.S. gasoline line by Saturday after fatal blast
(Reuters) - A major gasoline pipeline that is a crucial supply source for the U.S. East Coast could reopen as early as Saturday after an explosion...
November 1, 2016 - 6:05pm
July 28, 2016
US oil, gas applications could drop 40 percent
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. officials announced plans Thursday to speed up permitting for oil and gas drilling on federal and Indian lands to reduce delays, as applications were projected to be down 40 percent versus their historical average amid an ongoing price slump.
July 28, 2016 - 11:09am
March 25, 2016
Federal oil, gas leases stall over bird concerns in US West
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Concerns over a bird that ranges across the American West continue to delay federal oil and gas lease sales, five months after Interior Secretary Sally Jewell proclaimed the Obama administration had found a way to balance drilling and conservation. The Interior...
March 25, 2016 - 4:39pm
March 3, 2016
Plunging oil prices mean less money for bad regimes
Sharply lower oil prices have rattled equity markets and are complicating economic policy across the world. But "oilmageddon" isn't all bad -- and its benefits go beyond lower costs for consumers. Falling oil prices also put salutary pressure on some of the world's more unsavory regimes....
March 3, 2016 - 12:44pm
February 15, 2016
OUR VIEW: Enough griping about gas prices
There have been some grumblings the past couple of weeks about gas prices in Mitchell. We've heard these complaints repeatedly over the years: Mitchell gas station owners are gouging local residents by hiking up the prices while other South Dakota cities' prices are significantly...
February 15, 2016 - 5:04pm
January 22, 2016
Low fuel prices costly to farmers
Low gas prices may save drivers at the pump, but ultimately cost farmers. The price of oil has dropped to its lowest level in more than 10 years,...
January 22, 2016 - 10:36am