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AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
Storm sewer problem? Councilman researching areas for Lake Mitchell restoration
Wagner LifeChanger nominee: 'Try to be there' for the kids
Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Havlik, Max advance to semis for Kernels
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
Norval "Shorty" M. Mathis
Leo W. Konstanz
OPINION: The gift of grandchildren
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
February 2, 2018
The economy added 200,000 jobs in January
WASHINGTON - The economy added 200,000 jobs in January as the unemployment rate stayed at 4.1 percent, federal economists reported Friday. Analysts...
February 2, 2018 - 10:30am
January 5, 2018
US added 148,000 jobs in December, in lagging finish to year of strong growth
WASHINGTON - The economy added 148,000 jobs in December after a year of steady hiring, the government employment report said Friday. The jobless...
January 5, 2018 - 9:54am
November 13, 2017
The fastest-growing jobs in America pay about $22,000 per year
The largest two categories of America's fastest-growing jobs offer some of the country's lowest wages and weakest benefits. Over the next ten years, analysts expect to see 1.2 million more jobs for home health and personal care aides, according to a report from the Bureau of Labor...
November 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 17, 2017
NOEM: Economic and workforce development go hand in hand
It's been a while since we've heard optimism about the economy. The unemployment rate is hovering around 4 percent. The economy is consistently...
August 17, 2017 - 10:00am
August 9, 2017
Chefs say a dishwasher can make or break a restaurant. So I signed up for a shift.
My dish hose has a mind of its own. Every time I use it to spray a geyser of water onto a dirty plate, it splashes clean whatever it touches...
August 9, 2017 - 7:00am
August 2, 2017
Official: South Dakota has more jobs than workers
There are more jobs available in South Dakota than workers who are seeking employment. That’s according to Marcia Hultman, the state labor...
August 2, 2017 - 1:37pm
July 13, 2017
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
More and more Americans are embracing a trend that labor groups have come to fear: We are shopping online now about as often as we take out the...
July 13, 2017 - 8:55am
April 19, 2017
Enertech employees laid off could return
A ray of hope remains for the 27 employees laid off by Enertech Global's Mitchell manufacturing plant. According to Enertech Chief Financial...
April 19, 2017 - 5:34pm
April 7, 2017
Job growth slows as U.S. unemployment rate drops to 4.5 percent
WASHINGTON - U.S. employers added the fewest number of workers in 10 months in March, but a drop in the unemployment rate to a near 10-year low...
April 7, 2017 - 8:07am
March 22, 2017
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
When the news hit the paper this week that yet another icon of retail would be closing its doors in Mitchell, my heart sank. I immediately thought...
March 22, 2017 - 5:10pm
March 10, 2017
Strong job growth, rising wages set stage for Fed rate hike
WASHINGTON - Employers hired workers at a robust pace in February, beating expectations, and wages grinded higher, which could give the Federal...
March 10, 2017 - 9:51am
January 12, 2017
Amazon plans to create 100,000 full-time jobs over the next 18 months
Amazon.com on Thursday announced it plans to create more than 100,000 full-time jobs over the next 18 months, a massive hiring spree that suggests...
January 12, 2017 - 1:08pm
January 10, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 10, 2017 - 1:18pm
December 1, 2016
As Trump touts Indiana jobs deal, U.S. factory work seeps overseas
ELKHART, Ind./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump goes to Indianapolis on Thursday to celebrate a deal that will keep 1,000 factory...
December 1, 2016 - 3:49pm
August 3, 2016
Regents prepare to set state goal of more degree-bearing workers
PIERRE — For three hours Wednesday, members of the South Dakota Board of Regents and state university presidents discussed whether to set...
August 3, 2016 - 5:53pm