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DWU professor looks at genetics connection to cancer
Man accused of running female over with vehicle pleads not guilty
Fort Thompson man pleads not guilty to kidnapping, assault charges
Medical examiner says bones found along pipeline route not human
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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
March 26, 2012
Republican presidential primary heading to South Dakota June 5
Even with one of the last presidential primaries in the nation, voters in South Dakota may play a critical role in 2012 if no clear frontrunner emerges for the Republican Party's nomination. Voters in South Dakota's 2012 Republican primary will go to the polls on June 5 -- more...
March 26, 2012 - 6:15am