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Circuit court cases from 3/21
Start of 2017 better than expected for MRC line
Burke teacher named SD Special Education Staff of the Year
50 Winner band, choir students take talents to Chicago
Destroyed by 2015 tornado, Delmont’s Zion Lutheran nearing completion
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
Wild draft pick Kunin inks 3-year deal
Twins' Puerto Ricans rejoin camp
DEAL: 2016-17 hoops season had plenty of bests
Wild sign Wisconsin captain Kunin
Goodell: NFL officiating chief gets final say on all replays
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
Richard "Dick" Lyons
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
Supporters press state lawmakers to overturn gun bill veto
PIERRE (AP) — Gun rights supporters are urging state lawmakers to overturn Gov. Dennis Daugaard's veto of a bill to allow people who can legally...
3 hours 59 min ago
March 14, 2017
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
As mentioned in the past, I'm in the process of writing a book I've called A Dakota Rod and Nimrod. As the title reveals, it is primarily a collection of hunting- and fishing-related stories. The book is comprised of three sections: The Dakota Scene, Beyond Dakota Borders, and People...
March 14, 2017 - 10:31pm
March 7, 2017
South Dakota lawmakers send gun bills to unfriendly governor
PIERRE (AP) — A bill that would allow people to bring guns into the state Capitol is headed to Gov. Dennis Daugaard. The Senate voted 19-15...
March 7, 2017 - 11:15am
March 2, 2017
Senate panel endorses plan to allow guns in the Capitol
PIERRE (AP) — A bill that would allow people to bring guns into the state Capitol is one step away from the governor's desk after a Senate panel advanced it Wednesday to the chamber's floor.
March 2, 2017 - 11:41am
February 25, 2017
South Dakota 'gold card' pistol permit gets federal approval
PIERRE (AP) — A new South Dakota concealed pistol permit that supporters say will speed up gun shopping for permit holders has received federal approval. South Dakota officials said Friday that the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has determined that "gold...
February 25, 2017 - 10:26am
February 24, 2017
House approves bill to allow concealed carry without permit
PIERRE (AP) — The state House approved a bill Thursday that would allow people who can legally carry a concealed handgun in South Dakota to...
February 24, 2017 - 11:21am
February 21, 2017
SD lawmakers advance concealed carry bills to both chambers
PIERRE (AP) — Two nearly identical bills aiming to eliminate penalties for carrying a concealed weapon without a permit in South Dakota are...
February 21, 2017 - 5:10pm
February 16, 2017
Panel approves bill to allow concealed carry without permit
PIERRE (AP) — A state House panel approved a bill Wednesday that would allow people who can legally carry a concealed handgun in South Dakota to do so without a permit. The House State Affairs Committee voted 7-6 to send it to the full chamber. It's currently a misdemeanor for someone...
February 16, 2017 - 11:03am
February 10, 2017
Daugaard threatens veto of concealed gun legislation
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Thursday threatened to veto bills that would allow guns in the state Capitol and let people carry concealed handguns without a permit if the proposals are approved by the Legislature. The Republican governor praised South Dakota's "reasonable"...
February 10, 2017 - 12:22pm
January 13, 2017
Two men charged with taking 16 guns in Lake Andes
LAKE ANDES — Two area men were charged in late December with taking 16 guns worth nearly $18,000 from a rural Lake Andes residence. Daniel...
January 13, 2017 - 4:41pm
January 6, 2017
About one-fifth of gun buyers don't get background checks
About one in five gun owners in the U.S. said they purchased a firearm in the previous two years without undergoing a background check, according...
January 6, 2017 - 4:37pm
December 30, 2016
Krebs: Record 30,000 concealed carry permits issued in 2016
PIERRE (AP) — Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says the roughly 30,000 concealed carry permits issued in 2016 is a record. Krebs said Friday that the previous high was nearly 27,000 permits issued in 2013. She says South Dakota residents value Second Amendment rights. She says national...
December 30, 2016 - 2:05pm
December 29, 2016
New 'gold card' permit may make gun shopping easier, faster
PIERRE (AP) — A new South Dakota concealed pistol permit would speed up gun shopping for permit holders if it receives federal approval, according to supporters of the "gold card" available starting next week. It would allow customers to bypass a background check for each firearm...
December 29, 2016 - 11:05am
December 23, 2016
Concealed carry permits hit record high in Davison Co.
Davison County residents have purchased or renewed more concealed carry permits in 2016 than in any other year. Through Dec. 21, the Davison...
December 23, 2016 - 5:20pm
December 15, 2016
Colorado school district votes to allow employees to carry guns
(Reuters) - A tiny school district in central Colorado has voted to allow teachers or other employees at its two schools to carry concealed handguns...
December 15, 2016 - 4:34pm