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LifeQuest honors longtime employees in annual dinner meeting
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
Appeals court rejects ND lawyer's case against bar association dues
Captain America was punching Nazis in 1941. Here's why that was so daring.
Rains of up to 9.45 inches, tornadoes hit southern Minnesota
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
SD delegates discuss ag industry at Dakotafest
Mount Vernon/Plankinton football team loses season opener in Fort Pierre
MHS girls tennis opens with win over Harrisburg
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Mitchell soccer teams fall to Yankton
Spotlight on prep football: Same group, different name for Canistota/Freeman
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
NOEM: Economic and workforce development go hand in hand
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
IN OTHER WORDS: Students, step forward and work on The Kernel
THUNE: The future is within our reach
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
August 2, 2017
Trump, GOP senators introduce bill to slash legal immigration in half over 10 years
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday endorsed a new bill in the Senate aimed at slashing legal immigration levels in half over a...
August 2, 2017 - 7:39pm
July 19, 2016
South Dakota delegates seek party unity at GOP convention
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota delegates are in Cleveland for the 2016 Republican National Convention this week. Here are some of their comments about their hopes for the gathering to nominate Donald Trump as the GOP presidential candidate: BACKING TRUMP Trump easily carried South...
July 19, 2016 - 8:07am
August 7, 2015
Fouls, rebounds and slam dunks at first 2016 U.S. political debate
Just about every 2016 U.S. presidential candidate at the first Republican debate had a difficult moment at Quicken Loans Arena, a venue better...
August 7, 2015 - 11:31am
April 24, 2015
Senate GOP caucus to hold leadership elections next month
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Senate GOP caucus will meet next month to fill the leadership void left when two top Republican members resigned, and President Pro Tempore Corey Brown said Thursday he will run for Senate majority leader. Caucus elections are scheduled for May 9 at the...
April 24, 2015 - 2:08pm
November 17, 2014
SD lawmakers elect upcoming session leaders
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers on Saturday elected their leaders for the legislative session that begins in January. The GOP increased its hold on the state Legislature this election, netting enough seats to strengthen its supermajorities in the 70-member House and...
November 17, 2014 - 8:04am
March 1, 2013
OPINION: Area GOP must boost web use, Hispanic membership
I consider myself fortunate to have been asked to serve as the chairman of the Davison County Republicans. I would like to take some time to...
March 1, 2013 - 9:53pm
February 11, 2013
Lawrence is SD GOP chairman
FORT PIERRE -- With Craig Lawrence of Sioux Falls as their choice for new state-party chairman Saturday, South Dakota Republicans turned to one...
February 11, 2013 - 6:57am
January 23, 2013
Minnehaha GOP scrapping competing forums
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The Minnehaha County Republican Party is scrapping its plans to hold its own legislative forums that would have competed with ones hosted by the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce. The county GOP says in an email that it reached a consensus to continue its sponsorship...
January 23, 2013 - 3:44pm
January 22, 2013
Lawrence & Schiller founder wants to lead state Republicans
PIERRE -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard has asked Sioux Falls businessman Craig Lawrence, formerly of Lawrence & Schiller, to seek election as the South...
January 22, 2013 - 9:23pm
August 29, 2012
Sen. Thune to speak tonight at GOP convention in Florida
Sen. John Thune is a little bit nervous but ready for his moment in the national spotlight, he said Tuesday. Thune spent some time at the...
August 29, 2012 - 6:30am
August 27, 2012
Daugaard may change travel plans to convention
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard may be changing his plans to attend the National Republican Convention in Florida because of a pending hurricane. Daugaard is scheduled to leave Monday for the convention in Tampa. But officials in that state are now preparing for the...
August 27, 2012 - 7:30am
August 22, 2012
Thune gets prime-time speech at GOP convention
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., will take the stage at the Republican Party's national convention next week during a prime-time speaking slot on Wednesday,...
August 22, 2012 - 11:00am
June 5, 2012
Romney wins SD GOP presidential primary
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Mitt Romney has won the South Dakota Republican presidential primary, adding to a delegate total that already exceeds the...
June 5, 2012 - 8:16pm
June 4, 2012
SD GOP voters get presidential choice
Thought you would get a reprieve from presidential primaries now that that race is decided? Think again. Names such as Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul will still be on ballots for Republicans in today's election, even though Mitt Romney is the presumptive Republican nominee...
June 4, 2012 - 10:32pm
April 10, 2012
Santorum stays on SD presidential primary ballot
PIERRE (AP) -- Secretary of State Jason Gant says Rick Santorum will remain on South Dakota's presidential primary ballot, even though Santorum has quit his bid for the Republican presidential nomination. Gant says March 29 was the final day for candidates to withdraw from South...
April 10, 2012 - 3:54pm