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Scientists report 'devastating' coral death in new Great Barrier Reef survey
Klobuchar says she's unsure Clinton would stick with Garland for court
Gene study clears 'Patient Zero' as cause of U.S. HIV epidemic
Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalized
Why the good economy could be a problem for the next president
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
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Munsen birth announcement
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
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
September 23, 2016
White House, govt agencies to talk on plans in case of shutdown
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House budget office was slated to hold a call with U.S. government agencies on Friday to plan for a government shutdown in case the U.S. Congress fails to pass a short-term funding bill by a deadline next week. "It is our hope that this work will ultimately...
September 23, 2016 - 1:47pm
September 18, 2015
OPINION: House radicals on a shutdown suicide mission
Something about the House Freedom Caucus and its Senate ally, Ted Cruz, makes me think of "Life of Brian." For example? The Cruz idea of shutting down the government unless Barack Obama agrees to defund Planned Parenthood, and the House Freedom Caucus plan to force a vote to depose...
September 18, 2015 - 4:07pm
December 12, 2014
Senate leader Reid hopes for budget approval Friday
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The U.S. Senate looked set to pass a $1.1 trillion spending bill in time for a Saturday night deadline, following a narrow House of Representatives vote that averted a government shutdown. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said he hoped the bill would...
December 12, 2014 - 11:09pm
US House narrowly passes spending bill, averts government shutdown
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives averted a government shutdown on Thursday, narrowly passing a $1.1 trillionspending...
December 12, 2014 - 1:54am
March 3, 2014
Shutdown cost national parks at least $414M
States such as South Dakota that used state funds to reopen national parks generated nearly $10 in visitor spending for every dollar spent.
March 3, 2014 - 10:42pm
LETTER: Vets should get same support as tourism
To the Editor: I found it interesting that the state government was able to find funds and make arrangements with the National Park Service to open Mount Rushmore during the shutdown period when, at the undersigned’s suggestion, the governor found it not possible to provide...
November 3, 2013 - 9:52pm
November 1, 2013
Shutdown squashes FBI dream
Local officer hoping to make it back to Virginia for advanced training.
November 1, 2013 - 7:46pm
Expert: Shutdown hurt Midwest business conditions
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A business conditions index for nine Midwest and Plains states has dropped after rising the previous two months. The overall Mid-America Business Conditions Index plunged to a growth neutral 50.0 in October from 54.8 in September. Creighton University economist...
November 1, 2013 - 7:45am
October 25, 2013
LETTER FROM GOV: SD government far more efficient than Washington
To the Editor: The shutdown has come to an end and the federal government is up and operating again. The result: Congress has kicked the can down the road, putting any serious budget discussions off until next year. This leaves us with an unimproved fiscal situation. In...
October 25, 2013 - 11:56am
October 22, 2013
FSA returns to work
Livestock industry hopes for restored indemnity program.
October 22, 2013 - 6:27am
October 21, 2013
THOMAS: Lenders should 'just say no,' stop underwriting US debt
The fiasco in Washington over the partial government shutdown, raising the debt ceiling and deepening animosity between Republicans and Democrats (and Republicans and Republicans), has left many asking if there is any way out of this bitter, endless cycle. There may be. The Financial...
October 21, 2013 - 11:21pm
October 20, 2013
LETTER: Shutdown more cause to pass Glass-Steagall
To the Editor: The shutdown of the U.S. government is yet again another reason for the passage of Glass-Steagall. Through this shutdown, our government continued to print $85 billion each month, giving it to the large investment banks through quantitative easing. Why? ...
October 20, 2013 - 9:07am
October 18, 2013
NOEM: A better way to restore our fiscal future
By U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D. On Wednesday, Congress approved — and President Obama signed into law — legislation to end the partial government shutdown and increase our nation’s borrowing limit, known as the “debt ceiling.” I voted against this bill and would like...
October 18, 2013 - 8:55pm
Poll: Rounds leads in Senate race
Noem’s approval rating slips amid shutdown
October 18, 2013 - 8:23pm
National park funding not covered by budget bill
DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Interior Department says Congress will have to decide whether to repay states that decided to reopen national parks during the partial government shutdown, including more than $360,000 paid by Colorado to operate Rocky Mountain National Park and pay its employees. Interior...
October 18, 2013 - 1:50pm