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Stay or go? Tribe gives conflicting messages to protest camp
U.S. surgeon general E-cigarette report sparks controversy
After 'pizzagate' shooting, an industry trained in hospitality thinks about security
No mistrial for Dylann Roof after church shooting survivor calls him 'evil'
'Silent extinction': Giraffes listed as a vulnerable species after 30-year population plunge
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Kernels' Miller named to Class AA all-state volleyball team
MAC building blocks for the future
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell, Gophers win four relays
TRAXLER: For first time, national title is on the table for Jacks
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
Lila J. Steiber
A different future for Health care
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
OPINION: 'Tis the season for hiring
'Tis the season — for hiring. Along with erratic weather, in some circles, spring best known as the season of job fairs. With summer vacation on the horizon for students, upcoming graduates looking for the next step, and a general air of growth and possibility all around, this...
April 8, 2016 - 10:24am
February 9, 2016
The secret to getting more women to the top could be giving fathers more time off
WASHINGTON - A huge study released Monday reveals yet more unsettling statistics about the low numbers of women in leadership jobs. In the report, the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the consulting firm EY found that nearly 60 percent of the almost 22,000 companies...
February 9, 2016 - 6:33pm
January 19, 2016
OPINION: A better fit for the job
A couple of winters ago, when the family and I put in a day hauling our cows home, I had an "aha" moment for our family cow-hauling workday. Since then, I've realized the value of cow-hauling job suitability. With our old system, we all helped in the corrals to sort and load, then...
January 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
September 29, 2015
USPS needs more workers in South Dakota for upcoming season
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service needs more workers in South Dakota for the upcoming holiday season and plans to hire 58 people. The Postal Service says additional clerks, carriers and mail handlers are needed at processing facilities in Sioux Falls, Rapid City, Huron...
September 29, 2015 - 2:54pm
August 16, 2015
South Dakota advocates for hiring people with disabilities
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota officials and a state retailer group are making a push for businesses to hire people with disabilities. Officials with the state Department of Human Services and the South Dakota Retailers Association see people with disabilities as being an...
August 16, 2015 - 9:34pm
April 23, 2015
Sioux Falls jobs project being questioned as costs rise
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Costs are rising for a city-sponsored campaign to recruit workers from other states to Sioux Falls, and at least one City Council member is questioning how the effort is being funded. The website and ad campaign is aimed at attracting applicants from Minnesota,...
April 23, 2015 - 1:48pm
April 3, 2015
Sioux Falls launches ad and web campaign to recruit workers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls has succeeded in creating jobs but needs to do more to fill them, Mayor Mike Huether said in announcing an effort to recruit workers from around the region. The campaign launched Thursday includes billboard and kiosk advertisements and a website....
April 3, 2015 - 4:19pm
February 11, 2015
COLUMNS: Time to build
It's a project that would support approximately 42,100 jobs, according to the U.S. State Department. It's a project that would generate millions...
February 11, 2015 - 12:59pm
February 4, 2015
COLUMN: Mitchell has it all for Suarez
EDITOR'S NOTE: Palace City Profiles is an ongoing series of community members' stories, introducing us to our neighbors and the personalities...
February 4, 2015 - 8:23pm
January 7, 2015
Fact checker: Will Keystone XL pipeline create 42,000 'new' jobs?
"It's going to be a bellwether decision by the president whether to go with jobs and the economy. His own State Department said it's 42,000 new jobs — this is a good infrastructure project to support it widely across the United States." _Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., on NBC's "Meet...
January 7, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 17, 2014
MTI eager to make use of scholarships
SIOUX FALLS — This is exactly the boost needed for Mitchell Technical Institute and the state's other three technical schools. That's...
December 17, 2014 - 9:01pm
November 18, 2014
Analysis finds EB-5 jobs data used by Rounds is highly elusive
PIERRE — There was a lot of leeway in a number cited by former-Gov. Mike Rounds during the U.S.
November 18, 2014 - 1:13pm
October 1, 2014
Study: Minimum wage hike would help 34K SD workers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A new study says about 34,000 South Dakota workers would be in line for pay raises if voters next month approve an increase in the minimum wage. The study released this week by the South Dakota Budget and Policy Institute concludes that another 28,000 workers...
October 1, 2014 - 10:41am
September 17, 2014
Matching funds available to towns for workforce aid
PIERRE — A $1 million community incentive match program recently announced by Gov. Dennis Daugaard will give communities across the state the opportunity to take an active role in addressing their own workforce issues. “As a result of the workforce summits, we know the business,...
September 17, 2014 - 7:41am
September 16, 2014
SD gets $1.2M to improve unemployment insurance programs
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota has received more than $1.2 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to improve the state’s unemployment insurance programs. The federal agency says the money will allow the state to adopt new technologies and ensure payments are given to those...
September 16, 2014 - 7:18am